+ Rod Burns Wireless Industry Partnership http://www.wipconnector.com
+ Code Club – Why? Give every child in the UK the chance to learn to code. It is our aim to have Code Club in 25% of primary schools in the UK by the end of 2014 Our economy will rely on innovation through technology The kids have a lot of fun!
+ Code Club – What is it? http://scratch.mit.edu/ Using Scratch to teach 9-10 year old kids how to make simple games Set of learning materials with 10 projects for the kids to complete More advanced materials are being produced that use programming languages
+ Code Club – volunteering! Get a Code Club set up at your local school! http://www.codeclub.org.uk/ DCA is looking for help email@example.com
+ Mobile – the opportunity In 2011 smart phone sales overtook PC sales Mobile to overtake fixed Internet access by 2014 488 million smart phones 415 million PCs Source: Microsoft Tag Source: Canalysis Mobile ad spending 12% of workers in the US doubled to $1.2 billion in already use a tablet at work H1 2012 Source: Forrester Source: Internet Advertising Bureau
+ Mobile – and you have no choice 31 million active Android and iOS devices out of 61 million in UK 74% of total UK 15-64 population using smart devices Android dominates markets
+ Connected Mobile devices In 2008 the number of things connected to the internet exceeded the number of people on Earth By 2015 there will be 15 billion, by 2020 50 billion These things are not just phones and tablets Smart connected devices generated $489 billion in 2011