Celebrating Creativity: Digital Shoreditch

Digital Shoreditch – the annual festival celebrating the creative, technical and entrepreneurial spirit of East London’s Tech City launches today in Shoreditch.

The most talented digital and technical creatives are coming together to enjoy over 500 sessions, 20+ interactive rooms, networking parties and dinners during the eleven day festival.

Themed days include What Tech City?, Behavioural Design and Tomorrow’s World, while The Great Digital Exhibition runs throughout the festival. Visitors will hear from a wide range of leading industry speakers from companies such as Yale, Google, MTV and the BBC while the basement of Shoreditch Town Hall has been transformed into a digital playground. The Make & Do weekend sees festival-goers collectively get hands-on and interactive, solving challenges set by top brands.

Open House events during the festival offer opportunities to discover new companies and visit their studios, while throughout the year Digital Shoreditch also runs monthly meetups and hackathons.

The festival runs from Monday 20th Friday to 31st May, with events around Shoreditch, Clerkenwell and Brick Lane. –Babette Radclyffe-Thomas

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