All this week on TechSPARK we’ll be highlighting a few of the events from this year’s in-person and digital hybrid Bristol Tech Festival – just in time for you to sign up for the next day. If you’d like to see all the events hosted each day head to the Bristol Tech Festival website.

Thursday morning events at Bristol Tech Festival


BDO: International Home Working: Implications for Tech Businesses to consider

9:00 – 10:00, Thursday 14th October

The pandemic has changed our working habits and has shaped how organisations manage their workforce.

What considerations need to be made when working from home means working in a different country? In this event, there will be discussions regarding the tax and legal implications of staff working from their home jurisdiction on a permanent basis.


Also on Thursday morning:

Thursday afternoon at Bristol Tech Festival


University of Bristol: Quantum in the City and Quantum in Europe 

15:00 – 16:30, Wednesday 14th October

A duo of events to look at the Quantum Technology Ecosystem in Bristol and in the wider UK and Europe.

The session will include an introduction to Quantum Landscape in Bristol, a Panel session on Quantum Technology and a Virtual Tour of the Quantum Technology Innovation Centre.

Also on Thursday afternoon:

Thursday evening at Bristol Tech Festival


TechSPARK: The SPARKies 2021!

For the 9th consecutive year, we will be shining a light on the very best people, products, and companies that make up the tech sector in Bristol, Bath, and the broader West of England region!

There are 17 categories representing the brilliance of the tech scene in the West up for grabs. We’re celebrating the entire local tech spectrum.

Get your tickets here!


Pedro Ferrandez Anton

Pedro is a first-year Accounting and Finance student at the University of Bristol interning at our IAP division. Aspires to have his future company featured on our website.