Our Partners

Awards Partners

 

 

 

 

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Headline Partner

Cardiff Metropolitan is a global university rooted in Wales, with a history of practice-focussed and professionally oriented education that dates back to 1865.

The University launched Cardiff School of Technologies in 2018 and academics continue to work closely with technology companies and industry bodies to develop a portfolio of industry focused degree programmes. The School offers degrees in computer science and software engineering, games design and development, data science, information security, robotics, electronics and systems engineering

 

 

 

GoCompare

Category Partners

The Sir Michael Moritz Tech Start-up

Leading FinTech brand  GoCompare, is a UK financial services, utilities and home services comparison website. Also operating MyVoucherCodes, connecting consumers with money saving offers from leading brands and weflip, an innovative switching service that uses technology to automatically flip people onto cheap energy tariffs, forever.

 

 

 

 

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Innnovative Product of the Year

Innovation Point has been living and working at the cutting edge of technology since 2016, finding ideas, attracting more than £4m of investment through UK R&D competitions, private capital investment and successful accelerator programmes.  Our impact is already more than £20m to the Welsh economy.

We’re a small, experienced team with backgrounds spanning business growth, investment and technology, with a relentless focus on building strong and productive relationships with international tech and digital innovation partners. Using both what we know and who we know, we nurture, inform and cultivate the best of tomorrow’s innovation.

 Acorn Recruitment logo

Best Tech Workplace

Acorn’s IT & Digital Division specialises in placing the very best IT professionals in permanent and contract positions across the UK

 

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Best Application of Tech

Sony UK Technology Centre in Pencoed specialises in the manufacture of high-end broadcast equipment for worldwide markets. Its diverse offering also includes a Service and Repair Centre, Refurbished Sony Pro Equipment & 4K Upgrade Programme and Contract Manufacturing Solutions among others. 

 

Innovative Product - Wynne Jones IP

Technology Leader of the Year

Wynne-Jones IP is a UK and pan-European IP firm specialising in trade marks, patents, designs, IP strategy, IP licensing and enforcement, IP audits and IP renewals. They have been helping businesses, like yours, for over 50 years.

 

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Supporting Partner

Careers Wales provides free and impartial careers information and support for anyone making education or employment decisions.

  

Capital _Law logo

Supporting Partner 

Capital Law is a multi-service commercial law firm and consultancy, set up to provide a quick thinking alternative to the conventional legal model. Proudly Welsh, with an international outlook, we have a strong, ever-expanding client base in the electronics, software and technology industries.

We are most grateful to all of our partners for their generous support of the Wales Technology Awards 2019.