Explore past CogXtras and Spotlights

Hand picked and carefully curated CogXtras, sessions within them, and side events, organised with our partners.

Recovery and Resilience

As the storms of the global pandemic continue to buffet businesses and individuals, we are all in need of a double dose of resilience. If only there were a precise recipe for it, we would all be ...

Co-curated with IPPR

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The Tech We Want: An Ethical Approach to Innovation

From the A-Levels algorithm to predictive policing, any vestige of doubt that tech needs to be ethical, fair and transparent has been clean swept aside. It only takes an image of students protesting ...
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The Road to Climate Week NYC

With COVID-19 taking centre stage this year, the challenge to keep the world’s eyes on climate change becomes more vital than ever. And a central moment of focus is Climate Week NYC and the UN ...
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Sustainable Business – How Industry is addressing the Climate Crisis

Supply-chain sustainability is a business issue affecting an organization’s supply chain or logistics network in terms of environmental, risk, and waste costs. A sustainable supply chain seizes ...
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What Now for The National Health Service?

With health systems being stretched across the world due to the pandemic, a new discussion has begun to emerge around future resiliency. We want to know what we can do better to help support our local ...

Headline Partner: Microsoft

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Where the Creative Industries and Tech Collide

The creative industries contribute over £100 billion to the UK economy each year. It’s a vibrant sector split between those that have thrived digitally and those that have been badly hit by ...
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Build Build Build – what it takes to grow great products

After 2020 is done with us, the startup economy we hope will emerge with an entire new sense of purpose. That is to build products that have intention and are ethically viable. We bring together ...
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Retail Reloaded, with Digital Catapult

An invitation-only digital roundtable bringing together selected CIOs, CTOs and Digital Directors from leading retailers to discuss the transformational impact of 5G and the need for accelerated ...
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Safety Tech 2021: Unleashing the Potential for a Safer Internet

Unleashing the potential of a safer internet

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