Unleash the power of digital at Eastbourne DigiFest

Are you ready for an unforgettable digital experience? Eastbourne DigiFest is almost here to showcase the best of digital in our town, and it's the first event of its kind that you won't want to miss.

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As part of a day packed with talks and a great exhibition, our very own Director and CTO, Tom Fielder, and Senior Tech Lead, Lewis Hobden, will be taking to the stage.

Join us on September 22nd at The Welcome Building in Eastbourne for a day filled with inspiration, innovation, and insight.

How to Actually Get Started with AI in Business

Tom Fielder, our esteemed CTO and Director at Switchplane, is all set to take you on an exciting journey into the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI). His talk, 'How to Actually Get Started with AI in Business,' reveals how AI is a bit like your dog! It promises to be an unboring and not-too-technical introduction to AI and how you can put it to work for your business.

Ever found yourself perplexed by AI jargon and endless possibilities? Not sure how to get started? Tom will be your guide, simplifying the AI landscape and showing you how to harness this game-changing technology for growth, efficiency, and innovation. From chatbots to self-driving cars, from defect scanning to predictive maintenance: he'll help you demystify AI and provide practical steps for implementing it in your business.

As a passionate advocate for meaningful change through innovation, Tom's expertise lies in high-level problem-solving and automation. Join him for this insightful talk to learn the basics and get a concrete idea of what you should be doing next, and how to actually get started with AI in your business.

Demystifying DevOps and AWS

Lewis Hobden, our Senior Tech Lead and experienced software engineer, is here to demystify DevOps and AWS. With a specialisation in DevOps, architecture, and PHP, Lewis brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the stage. He's a product of Eastbourne's thriving digital sector, having honed his skills at St Catherine's College, TechResort, and Sussex Downs College Lewes.

Lewis's talk will unravel the complexities of DevOps and AWS, making these critical aspects of modern software development accessible and comprehensible. Whether you're new to these concepts or looking to deepen your understanding, Lewis will provide insights that can revolutionise your approach to software engineering.

Join us at Eastbourne DigiFest to be part of this groundbreaking event that celebrates the digital innovation happening right here in our town. It's an opportunity to learn, connect, and be inspired by the experts who are driving change and innovation in the digital world. We can't wait to see you there!

Explore the full schedule and book your ticket here


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