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Technology: What if in 2030…

Our 'What if in 2030…' event brought together leaders from across the tech sector to explore different views on the most significant technology trends likely to impact businesses and provide ideas and inspiration for the future. Below you can find summaries of the key insights and discussions from the event.

To round off our ‘What if in 2030’ event, we asked tech leaders to discuss three core themes – identified by Tech Nation – likely to impact growth trajectories between now and 2030: ESG, future-proofing and scaling up. Read what they had to say.

Speaking at our ‘What if in 2030’ event, the founders of two successful tech businesses shared their experiences, the lessons they’ve learned, the mistakes they’ve made and their strategies for success. Read their top tips for scaling up.

To kick off our recent ‘What if in 2030’ event, we invited HSBC Economist James Pomeroy and WIRED’s Greg Williams to debate the key trends most likely to influence the tech sector. From changing demographics to future energy, find out what you need to have on your radar.

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Webinar video: tech sector discussion between Roland Emmans and Robin Brown

Webinar: Tech's turning point: looking back at 2023 and looking forward to 2024

For the tech sector 2023 was a year of inflection, says Roland Emmans, Head of UK Tech Sector and Growth Lending. In this conversation with Robin Brown, Managing Director, Mid-Market M&A, HSBC they pick out the key themes of the past year and assess the tech sector's trajectory in 2024.

Webinar: What tech investors are thinking right now

July 2023

The tech sector continues to evolve and there remains plenty of positivity despite the changing environment. Roland Emmans, Head of UK Tech Sector and Growth Lending, talked with Amelia Armour, Partner in the Early Stage Fund at Amadeus Capital Partners, and Alex Snodgrass, Senior Investor at BGF, about the current fundraising environment, valuations, the opportunities in AI, and the ESG agenda (and what tech they would take to a desert island).

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Webinar: How cutting edge technologies are disrupting manufacting

December 2022

In our recent tech webinar, we were joined by industry leaders to explore how a range of technologies, from the internet of things to automation, are disrupting the manufacturing sector.

Guest speakers, Brian Holliday, MD of Siemens Plc, Graeme Millar, CEO of Velos IoT and Rohit Moudgil, Head of Manufacturing Sector Coverage, HSBC UK share key insights on what matters today. Please note that all information is correct as of 31.10.2022.

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Webinar: Diversity is good business

March 2022

Diversity is not just a nice to have, it’s a business imperative. So why does it matter and how can businesses make diversity and inclusion work for them? View our recent Tech Sector webinar for insights and observations from leading commentators on this crucial business issue.

Guest speakers, Flavilla Fongang, Managing Director at 3 Colours Rule and Marianne West, Head of Talent at Advanced share key insights on what matters today. Please note that all information is correct as of 03.03.2022.

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