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Over 300 industry professionals attend the first Lincolnshire Tech Expo and Digital Conference

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Organisers of the first Lincolnshire Tech Expo and Digital Conference have hailed the event a big success, with over 300 attendees and dozens of exhibitors, seminars and thought-provoking talks throughout the day.

The event at the Lincolnshire Showground on Wednesday, May 17 saw companies and individuals come together to network and demonstrate to one another how businesses can be improved with tech.

Visitors were able to experience first-hand a whole range of exhibitors who showcased the latest innovative and emerging tech platforms.

The expo was run in conjunction with the Lincolnshire Digital Conference, which saw a wide range of seminars and workshops designed to educate and inspire professionals to make better use of technology in business.

The event forms part of the Lincolnshire Tech Week, with events including the newly expanded Lincolnshire Digital and Tech Awards on Thursday, May 18 and the Lincoln 24hr Hack taking place on May 20 and May 21.

Daniel Ionescu, founding director of Stonebow Media, the breakthrough digital publishers of The Lincolnite, Lincolnshire Reporter and Lincolnshire Business, who organised the event said: “The first Lincolnshire Tech Expo and Digital Conference was a success.

“We had more than 300 people attending the expo and various events at the conference.

“There was a really good atmosphere here today too with businesses, attendees and exhibitors networking all day.”

Stuart Maclaren, managing director of YPP Group, added: “We were really excited to sponsor and exhibit at the Lincolnshire Tech Expo and Digital Conference.

“We also took the opportunity to show off the biggest digital print stands we can do that we produce in Lincoln.

“It was also exciting to meet a lot of the local tech companies and explore business opportunities. All in all, a great day.”