One year on: Innovate UK BridgeAI annual showcase

Join us at the exclusive BridgeAI Annual Showcase in Manchester to discover firsthand how AI can transform your business and innovation journey. Network with industry leaders, explore real success stories and gain invaluable insights into the latest AI initiatives.

Event Details


09.00 - 18.00



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About the event

One year on since the launch, the BridgeAI Annual Showcase in Manchester will be a day of inspiration, networking, and knowledge sharing. This exclusive event will dive deep into the fascinating world of artificial intelligence and its role in impactful innovation.

Why attend?

  • Discover AI success stories: Hear firsthand from businesses that have leveraged AI to solve real-world challenges and drive growth.
  • Connect with experts: Network and build relationships with industry leaders and AI experts who can guide and support you on your AI journey.
  • Stay ahead of the curve: Get the inside scoop on the latest AI initiatives and developments in your industry.
  • Celebrate success: Join us in celebrating the success of the programme to date across all partners and the AI community.

Who should attend?

This event is perfect for business leaders, innovators, and decision-makers across the programme priority industries such as:

  • Agriculture and Food Processing
  • Creative Industries
  • Construction
  • Transport, including logistics and warehousing

Whether you’re looking to implement AI solutions in your business or supply innovative solutions to address industry challenges, this event is for you.

Please note: Space is limited, and registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register only if you are committed to attending and fit within the programme’s priority sectors.

Outline agenda

  • Registration, coffee, breakfast and networking
  • Introduction and overview of BridgeAI
  • Inspiring keynote speaker
  • Exhibition of previously funded projects
  • Adoption clinics and business productivity session
  • Lunch
  • Adoption clinics and AI labs taster workshops
  • Final keynote panel: Cross-sector learnings and exploitation
  • Networking and refreshments

Programme overview

While Artificial Intelligence (AI) holds enormous potential for businesses, enhancing productivity and competitiveness, navigating its adoption can be challenging. That’s where Innovate UK BridgeAI steps in.

The Innovate UK BridgeAI programme is dedicated to driving the responsible adoption of AI in the UK.

We bridge the gap between innovation and implementation by providing tailored funding, expert support, and collaborative knowledge sharing. Our focus is on promoting ethical practices, transparency, and data privacy, ensuring that businesses harness AI responsibly and effectively.

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