Tag / DCMS

    Loading posts...
  • Be Better Connected Conference Highlights

    In March 2021, UK5G & DCMS hosted a 2-day collaboration conference to bring together all of the 5G Testbeds & Trials projects for the first time. The conference featured speakers from UK5G and DCMS, and enabled topic-focused networking at virtual tables for cross-project discussions. Liverpool 5G project leads Rosemary Kay & Ann Williams hosted tables…

  • Can 5G Help Defuse the UK’s Health and Social Care Time Bomb?

    On 29th April, Liverpool 5G Director Rosemary Kay will be joining the NHS, DCMS, and Dorset Council at a UK5G working group seminar to discuss how 5G can help solve the health and social care issues encountered by the increase in digital services and growing digital exclusion. The NHS’s Long Term Plan is underpinned by…

  • Liverpool 5G team win award at national 5G Realised Conference  

    The team behind the Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care project has won a national award at the prestigious 5G Realised event in London. Liverpool 5G partners, Blu Wireless and Broadway Partners, were awarded The most significant vertical sector deployment by a vendor for their involvement in Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care Project.  Supported…

  • Liverpool 5G celebrates success with further £4.3m for health and social care innovation

    Press Release – Liverpool 5G Create Liverpool 5G celebrates success with further £4.3m for health and social care innovation The Liverpool 5G team is building on its previous success by bringing an extra £4.3m into the city to support vital health and social care technologies as part of a £7.2m project. The team behind the…

  • Our 5G Health and Social Care testbed extended

    We’ve had some good news! The health and social care project Liverpool’s 5G consortium is running in Kensington, Liverpool, has been given an extension for an extra year.  Our project is getting a further £0.94M in funding from the government, in recognition for the great work that’ taken place in Liverpool. It brings the total…

  • Celebrating our achievements with a Showcase Event!

    Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care partners spent 26th March 2019 showcasing new technologies being trialled across our Liverpool-based community health project – and supported by our 5G network. The Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care Showcase Event took place at Sensor City’s technology hub, in the heart of Liverpool. 100 plus guests from across…

  • Digital and Culture Minister, Margot James, visits Liverpool 5G project volunteers at Kensington home

    The Minister for Digital and Culture, Margot James, has been in Liverpool meeting project volunteers from Kensington, who are using 5G supported health devices and apps as part of the Liverpool 5G health and Social Care Project. The minister also met with members of the consortium who created IoT health technologies being trialled on our…

  • Ian Smith, DCMS Director of Testbed and Trials, visits the Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care

    The Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care project enjoyed a visit from DCMS’s Director of Testbed and Trials this week. Ian Smith spent the day in Liverpool learning about the positive impact 5G technology could have on the health and social care sector. The Liverpool 5G project is demonstrating how 5G technology best supports the…

  • DCMS onboarding event for all six 5G testbeds and trials

    Last week the Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care project attended the first event to welcome all of the Phase One 5G testbeds, who are part of the government’s 5G UK strategy programme, from across the country, to an event at The Kia Oval, London. We met all the other projects and heard from Margot…