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As part of a national programme, Superfast Essex is working to provide broadband speeds of 24Mbps and above to more than 120,000 homes and businesses in Essex. Visit Superfast Essex for more information.


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Exploiting digital connectivity to drive commercial success

200 Business Delegates
20 Exhibitors
Inspirational Speakers
Great Networking
Essex Hospitality

All this in a unique setting - Chelmsford City Racecourse

Set your business mind racing at this FREE to attend event

SuperConnected Business (SCB) is a full-day B2B event for everyone interested in digital connectivity in the County of Essex and beyond. The conference will feature innovative and inspirational Business Leaders who know firsthand what digital connectivity means for business success alongside a range of cutting-edge Experts in digital broadband provision. It will also feature Policy Makers from Essex County Council and the Government.

The conference hosts an Exhibition and Trade Floor with demo opportunities and great networking.

Reasons to be there

  • Be inspired by businesses that are using digital connectivity to drive their productivity, profit and market reach. Get practical advice on exploiting these opportunities for your business. Business Ethernet, superfast fibre, satellite or wireless broadband? Explore the technology options for getting your business online – talk to operators and the BDUK programme about what is available now and how to get it.

  • How futureproof are we? Get an insight into what is coming next, such as gigabit services and fast mobile broadband.

  • Find out the latest update on broadband availability and deployment activity in Essex and the UK and get an insight into plans to connect the ‘last 5%’ both from a government and technology perspective.

View the agenda

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When and where

Tuesday 7th June 2016 - 09.00 until 17.00 (Registration and Exhibition from 09.00, Conference kick-off at 10.00).

Chelmsford City Racecourse, Great Leighs, Essex (10 mins from Chelmsford railway station). Parking onsite and free.

SuperConnected Business is a FREE to attend event - lunch and refreshments are included.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

If you are interested in sponsoring, speaking or exhibiting then please contact Marit Hendriks -

Hosted by SuperFast Essex


Superfast Essex, co-ordinated by Essex County Council, is working to provide superfast broadband speeds of 24Mbps and above to more than 120,000 homes and businesses in Essex. By 2019 the programme will have served 95% of the county. Check the interactive map to find out the programme status for your postcode. Superfast Essex is part of a national Government-led programme working to improve access to superfast broadband to help economic growth in the UK. Find out how Superfast Essex is supporting businesses on the dedicated 'For business' section on the Superfast Essex website.