2020 Sponsors

Lead Sponsor

NatWest is the UK’s biggest supporter of SMEs, and as part of this we are committed to removing barriers and providing more opportunities to help companies grow. Our services include traditional bank lending, bespoke support for entrepreneurs, and working with a range of partners across sectors to ensure businesses thrive.

Enterprise is central to our purpose-led strategy, and we have developed a range of programmes to enable business owners to succeed. We have over 500 accredited Women in Business specialists across the UK and have supported more than 19,000 entrepreneurs through our Business Builder and Accelerator programme. Our Dream Bigger initiative has been created to encourage young women in UK secondary schools to consider STEM subjects and Entrepreneurship as a career option.

NatWest’s Business Builder and  Entrepreneur Accelerator programmes are offered free of charge to support the crucial Tech segment, helping these businesses start, scale and succeed. Our Accelerator was recently voted the Number 1 Accelerator for Growth in the UK, by independent consultancy Beauhurst.


Copper was designed to facilitate the most important part of your business: your relationships with customers. When a CRM prioritises relationships, amazing things happen: key conversations are surfaced. Teams naturally collaborate on important deals. Opportunities never fall through the cracks. And as your relationships get stronger, so does your business.


Culture recruitment are a dynamic and rapidly expanding Birmingham based agency, founded only 3 years ago by Jamie Wills & Laurence Sidwell following extensive careers working for large global recruitment businesses.

They share and mirror Birmingham tech weeks passionate ethos & values in adding value and giving back, creating genuine communities which will help Birmingham and Midlands business thrive.

Culture recruitment has extensive and proven experience in the tech sector in providing Sales / Marketing and Technology top talent to business’s as well as running the largest completely free best practice groups in the Midlands.

The team at Culture also take great pride in being awarded Birmingham based, Cure Leukaemia’s corporate partner of the year for 2020 and supporting and partnering with another fabulous Birmingham charity – Suited for success


For almost three decades BJSS has delivered high quality, world-class technology solutions to the world’s leading companies. They deliver complex enterprise software by aligning engineering, advanced technology, user-focused design and their collaborative delivery approach.

They focus on relationships. Their customer’s trust them because they’re open and honest. The quality of their work and the culture and resilience of their people make them the obvious alternative for their clients. They seek the simple path forward: they are straightforward in all they do.

Engaging as a sole delivery partner or operating as part of a mixed client, supplier or partner team, their flexibility, adaptability and commitment to delivery excellence helps them succeed in the most demanding and complex environments. Their flexibility, commitment to technical excellence and absolute focus on outcomes, mean that they routinely succeed where others have failed.


Sidetrade provides award-winning AI technologies to drive
value from your customer relationships, grow your revenue and generate cash flow.

Revealing the future of businesses

Sidetrade has no equivalent on the market to deliver intelligence. There are three steps to the process:

  1. Understand the customer experience
  2. Recommend and explain the best action plan
  3. Take the right actions, at the right time, targeting the right people


Welcome to BMet – where students are at the heart of everything we do.

Whether you’re a school leaver looking to advance your qualifications and career prospects or an adult returning to learning to start a new career, get a promotion at work or even start your own business, BMet will support you all the way. You’ll benefit from their partnerships with world leading employers and their links with top universities. Their state-of-the-art facilities, passionate staff, exceptional academic and careers advice, and financial support will help ensure that you realise your dreams.

With courses on offer at their colleges across Birmingham, you can be sure there’s a college on your doorstep where you will find first-class learning opportunities.

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