Merged Futures is a free, one-day Digital Northampton event bringing together experts in emerging technologies to showcase the great work taking place in Northamptonshire.

We will explore the potential to further develop and innovate for the benefit of our businesses, students and residents.

When and where?

  • Friday 14 June, 10:00am - 6:00pm with after-show

  • Learning Hub, Waterside Campus, University of Northampton, NN1 5PH

How much does it cost?

It’s free!

What’s on?

Why attend?

Merged Futures is for anyone interested in finding out how and why emerging technologies such as AI (Artificial Intelligence), AR (Augmented Reality), VR (Virtual Reality) and IoT (Internet of Things) can benefit Northamptonshire, from business leaders to local residents.

Experts will give an insight into how this new technology can be applied to enhance the work of different sectors, such as:

  • retail

  • healthcare

  • education

Merged Futures will showcase the digital talent on offer in Northampton and how it can be harnessed to unlock the potential of the local digital economy in the county.

The event will connect digital companies and educators with those interested in implementing digital transformation in their business or organisation.

As well as presentations at the event on subjects including VR and IoT, there will be interactive demos covering a range of technologies such as AR and AI.

You will be able to take part in discussions to help shape the development of a future digital and tech hub in Northampton.

Further details

How to book