Not many cities are as open to digital collaboration as Leeds. In fact, we have the fastest growing digital economy outside of London, which provides huge opportunities to potential sponsors.
- Digital GVA of £1.3bn
- Largest centre of digital, financial and business services outside London
- The North’s highest proportion of scale-up digital companies
- 9,000 digital companies in Leeds City Region
- 102,000 people employed in LCR tech sector
- Now home to Channel 4 National HQ, The Bank of England & Utterberry
- 9 universities with an annual output of almost 18,000 STEAM graduates
When it comes to digital, Leeds is big – and for sponsors of Leeds Digital Festival, the opportunities are even bigger.