Past Events

TECHWORKS INDUSTRY SUMMIT: 9 DECEMBER 2021 London, UK
The UK economy and technology industry has undergone dramatic change as a result of Brexit and the Covid-19 Pandemic. The aim of the summit is to share the success and achievements of TechWorks in the last 12 months showcasing how we have risen to the challenges to support our member during these difficult times and to look forward to the opportunities that the Deep Tech sector offers us and how we plan to leverage these by forming new collaborative networks to further the ‘Deep Tech’ industry in the UK.
CSconnected Director, Chris Meadow is attending - Meet us there!

AEROSPACE WALES EXPO: 9 DECEMBER 2021 Deeside, North Wales, UK
Following in the footsteps of the hugely successful first event held two years ago, the 2021 Capability Showcase & Supply Chain Opportunities event will see key speakers from four of the major aerospace, defence and space manufacturing companies based in Wales. The morning conference will provide a platform for these major players when they will provide a series of short presentations on supply chain opportunities within their organisations and how they are actively looking to engage with new suppliers and seek new technologies.
CSconnected is exhibiting - Meet us there!

CBI ANNUAL CONFERENCE: 22-24 NOVEMBER 2021
The CBI Annual Conference returns as a hybrid event live streaming from locations across the United Kingdom. The Wales segment on 24 November 2021 will be broadcast live direct from the Great Hall at Swansea University.
Chris Meadows, Director, will join the 'Making the UK a trading powerhouse' panel followed by a CSconnected session 'Clusters and their impact on the economy' with CSconnected partners.

Watch the recorded 'Making the UK a trading powerhouse' session here: CBI Annual Conference

BADEN-WUERTTEMBERG MEETS UNITED KINGDOM 'BW MEETS UK': 24 NOVEMBER 2021
Following the UK’s departure from the EU, the continued close economic ties between Baden-Württemberg and British companies must be made fit for the future. At the ‘BW meets UK’ business congress on November 24, 2021 you will learn what is important for the continuation of trade with the UK under the new legislation.
Specialist forums, keynote speeches and pitch sessions, will offer insights into cooperation with the British partners discussing the potential of future economic collaboration and possible solutions are explored and contacts shared.
The business congress ‘BW meets UK’ is organized by the German Ministry of Economy, Labour and Tourism and implemented in cooperation with the British embassy and Baden-Württemberg business associations.

Watch the presentation here: BW meets UK under Fachforum 4

SEMICON EUROPA: 16-19 NOVEMBER 2021
This year SEMICON Europa will be co-located with Productronica in Munich, Germany creating the strongest single event for electronics manufacturing in Europe, and broadening the range of attendees across the electronics chain.
CSconnected will be presenting and exhibiting. Find us at the NMI pavilion #B1430

CS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: 9-10 NOVEMBER 2021
CSconnected are proud sponsors of CS International. The 2021 conference provides timely, comprehensive coverage of every important sector within the compound semiconductor industry. The tenth CS International conference will build on the success of it's predecessors, with industry-leading insiders delivering more than 30 presentations spanning 5 sectors.

18th CHINA INTERNATIONAL OPTOELECTRONIC EXPOSITION AND FORUM: 27-29 OCTOBER 2021
Chris Meadows, Director, is presenting on 28th October in the UK Roadshow.

YOUR CAREER, YOUR FUTURE: 19-21 OCTOBER 2021
Your Career, Your Future
All Wales digital careers and jobs fair. This event is a partnership event brought to you by Working Wales, which is delivered by Careers Wales, the Department for Work and Pensions, the Regional Learning and Skills Partnerships and supported by other organisations and employers.
CSconnected will be highlighting careers within the Compound Semiconductor Cluster on Wednesday 20th October.

SOUTH KOREA-UK SEMICONDUCTOR BUSINESS FORUM: 15 OCTOBER 2021
By invitation only
The event will feature presentations on semiconductor industry trends and business opportunities in South Korea, by the Korea Semiconductor Industry Association, Korean central and local government, Techworks (NMI), Department for International Trade (DIT) and Innovate UK EDGE.

VANGUARD INITIATIVE REGIONAL CONFERENCE: 6 OCTOBER 2021
Business Wales Events - Vanguard Initiative Regional Conference
The event will focus on Wales’ and Randstad’s collaborative work on aligning smart specialisation approaches, internationalisation and regional innovation support, with a series of presentations and case studies.
Chris Meadows, Director, is speaking at the Vanguard Initiative Regional Conference: "Online visit: Compound Semiconductor Foundry"

SPIE Photonex: 28-30 September 2021
SPIE Photonex + Vacuum Technologies programme
The UK’s premier photonics event 
Glasgow, Scotland, UK
CSconnected is exhibiting at Photonex. Visit the team at booth #404

Photonics for Net Zero: 22 September 2021
Photonics for Net Zero
CSconnectedKTNPhotonics Leadership GroupWelsh GovernmentPhotonics Scotland and Photonics Connected have teamed up to host an open innovation workshop on 22nd September, where leading organisations will be sharing some of the urgent Net Zero challenges that Photonics can address, followed by breakout discussions to consider potential projects themes and solutions that can be taken forward. It is envisaged that the outputs of this interactive workshop will be shared as part of representations to the Comprehensive Spending Review 2021.

Smart China Expo - UK Now - 24 August 2021

Semicon Japan - 13 July 2021
https://www.semi.org/jp/events/semi-partner-search-power-and-compound 

Skills: Jobs for the Future Week – 12 July 2021
https://cardiffcommitment.co.uk/

Forum 5i: ‘Inventing Tomorrow Reimaging the Partnerships, Workspaces, & the Tools we use’ – 1 July 2021
https://www.forum5i.fr/en/
Chris Meadows, Director of CSconnected, invited to present on International panel of experts: Startups in the Covid era

Bessemer Society: Group Meeting – 30 June 2021
https://www.bessemer-society.co.uk/ (by invitation only)

UK - North America Week
21-25 June 2021
More info: https://www.events.great.gov.uk/website/4237/

CSconnected at Wales Tech Week
22 June 2021
More info: https://csconnected.com/csconnected-at-wales-tech-week/
Recordings available via https://technologyconnected.net/wales-tech-week/

Wales Tech Week
21-25 June 2021
More info: https://technologyconnected.net/wales-tech-week/ 

CSconnected at Open Your Eyes Week
Open Your Eyes Week is an annual event held in primary schools in Cardiff designed to raise the children's career aspirations as they prepare to move from primary to secondary school.
16 June 2021

Compound Semiconductor China Event
10 June 2021
More info: http://www.compoundsemiconductorchina.net/industry-news.asp?id=3448&fbclid=IwAR1UM24NbO8AldR1SiV97pTrA9CY0k5TzZ_ctflOCHY59gVru0ndz2aajmo

CoInnovateCS - co-located with CS Mantech
8-11 June 2021
More info: https://coinnovatecs.com/
Register at: https://bit.ly/3fsLT38 

MINALOGIC
27 May 2021
More info: https://www.minalogic.com/evenements/minalogic-business-meetings-2021/

Silicon Saxony Day 
27 May 2021
More info: https://www.silicon-saxony-day.de/

AEROSPACE WALES EXPO 9 NOV 21

INDUSTRY SUMMIT 9 NOV 21

SEMICON EUROPA: 16-19 NOV 21

CS INTERNATIONAL: 9-10 NOV 21

CS International Chair's Welcome:

Chris Meadows, Director