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Cisco Start-up Hub: Tom Talks To…. Emily Spaven, Tech City News

January 12, 2016

With so many hot topics and trends to watch this year, we thought we’d sit down with Emily Spaven, the new editor of Tech City News, to talk about technology predictions for start-ups in 2016. The video is the first in a series of interviews with technology commentators and industry insiders, each looking at a separate challenge or response to a prevailing trend.

From developments in the payments space, through to blockchain, artificial intelligence and smart cities, Emily gives Tom her top areas to watch for the coming year. She also explains why the likes of Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool are cities to watch in the start-up scene.

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Next time we’ll be interviewing Balderton Capital partner, Rob Moffat, for a look at the VC scene and insights into how tech start-ups and entrepreneurs can invest more with the investment community.

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