Laura Foster

Programme Manager Technology & Innovation


About Laura

Laura is techUK’s Programme Manager for Technology and Innovation.

She supports the application and expansion of emerging technologies across business, including Geospatial Data, Quantum Computing, AR/VR/XR and Edge technologies.

Before joining techUK, Laura worked internationally in London, Singapore and across the United States as a conference researcher and producer covering enterprise adoption of emerging technologies. This included being part of the strategic team at London Tech Week.

Laura has a degree in History (BA Hons) from Durham University, focussing on regional social history. Outside of work she loves reading, travelling and supporting rugby team St. Helens, where she is from.

Their Sessions

11:00 am - 11:40 am 14th June 2021
Curated with: techUK

Emerging technologies like AI, robotic process automation and business process optimisation have the capacity to revolutionise business services, enhance digitisation and build resilience. This...

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1:00 pm - 1:40 pm 14th June 2021
Curated with: techUK

Edge computing is entering an extraordinary new phase of capabilities. Join our panel of experts as we look at how Edge has the potential to unlock the value of data assets, as well as enabling...

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12:00 pm - 12:40 pm 16th June 2021

As we look at the aftermath of COVID-19 on UK high streets, communities are asking how they can build back better, and prioritise sustainability, health and resilience to avoid future shocks at...

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