Major conference launches to showcase the Midlands’ innovators and disruptors

The shockwaves from the pandemic have combined with the acceleration of technological progress to give a jolt to every company, in every sector, in every geography.

The Midlands was already working hard to be at the forefront of the technology that will shape the lives we have in the future.

These innovations that are changing everything from how we shop, how we heat our homes, and how we stay safe online, to how our football teams find the next superstar, and how we grow our businesses are all being imagined and implemented here. is today launching its new conference, Disruptors Midlands, which takes place on Wednesday, November 24. Click here to secure your free place.

The conference is being supported by headline partners Deloitte, along with sponsors Curveblock and Freestyle.

Jane Whitlock

Jane Whitlock, Midlands Practice Senior Partner at Deloitte, said: “The Midlands has innovation and disruption within its DNA. As we look to further build our economy for the future, many businesses need to be willing to challenge and disrupt their sectors. Deloitte is proud to be sponsoring Disruptors Midlands and showcasing regionally, nationally and internationally the fantastic Midlands businesses which are already transforming industries as well as the next wave of entrepreneurs that will be shaping the future.”

Disruptors Midlands is a one day virtual conference that will showcase the businesses already leading the charge and the next generation of entrepreneurs and companies that are aiming to transform the regional, national and global economy.

It will encourage and inspire business leaders and managers who know they need to become a disruptor. It will also inform you on what is being done by our politicians and policymakers to attract technology companies and investments, boost skills and create the conditions for innovative businesses to flourish.

The event will feature experienced business leaders and entrepreneurs alongside some of the most exciting young technology companies from across the Midlands. They will share their knowledge and experience, and analyse the trends and technologies that could transform your business.

The conference is being supported by a steering committee of industry insiders, including Julio Taylor, CEO of Nottingham digital agency Hallam and Tracey Westall, board member at WM5G and Bruntwood SciTech Birmingham.

More details about the session themes and speakers will be released shortly. If you would like more information about how your business could be involved in Disruptors Midlands as a sponsor or speaker, please email

Secure your free place now and join the Disruptors on Wednesday, November 24.