On the 9th and 10th of March, Manchester’s tech and digital community descended upon Manchester central convention complex for the Digital City Festival Expo - full of insightful talks, engaging displays, and plenty of networking! Find out our key highlights of the event below!

Our Director and Analytics Pro Leif ready to go at our expo stand!


Excellent Exhibitors

Our fellow exhibitors were brilliant, and in true expo fashion we came away with tote bags bursting with freebies! Big shout out to Klayvio for the Chilly’s water bottles, Ayko for the reusable coffee cups, ShipSation for the socks and notebooks, and NorthCoders for having a great chat with us about what makes a leading digital city!

There were also some great interactive stands – Wunderkind let your pour a pint with your mind! (Our Managing Partner Brian got 6th on the leaderboard!), Spotler had a cool wind tunnel game where you could grab vouchers for prizes, and Don’t Panic Events had a cool angel wing photo op – which our consultants Vic and Sara took full advantage of!)


Sara and Vic striking a pose!


Noteworthy Networking

Finally, there were some great opportunities to network with other exhibitors over (free!) drinks and listen to some great music from a live DJ! The events ceremony at the Etihad stadium rounded of the expo with a night of glamour – celebrating tech that improves our lives.

A big thanks to Prolific North who facilitated the expo, Fast and Klaviyo for sponsoring , and Martyn Collins (Festival Director) for organising such a great event!


Check out other news on the Digital City Festival here!

Read our latest news here.

Take a look at all our job opportunities in Technology here!

Check out our digital jobs here.

Fancy a new analytics challenge? Click here!  

If you're looking for a new role, get in touch with us today! 

Learn more about our marketing roles here.

If it’s creative roles that you are after, click here.

Progress your career with a brand new Contract role? Click here!

To get the very latest jobs, news and blogs follow The Candidate on Linkedin here!


Sign Up To Our Newsletter