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Headline Partner

Telephonica Telefónica is fascinated by the ideas and innovations changing the world and is a long-standing supporter of WIRED events. One trend that excites the global company is the fact that innovation now comes from everywhere.

Silicon Valley is still hugely influential – but game-changing ideas are now just as likely to come from London, São Paulo or Tel Aviv. This is why it launched Wayra, a technology accelerator, incubating startups in 12 countries across Europe and Latin America. Telefónica gains access to a wider pool of ideas, and the startups get access to Telefónica’s technical expertise, plus the opportunity to take their products to some 317 million customers.


Session Partner


Interoute Communications Ltd is the owner operator of Europe’s largest cloud services platform, encompassing over 60,000 km of lit fibre, 10 hosting data centres and 32 colocation centres, with connections to 140 third-party data centres across Europe. Its Virtual Data Centre IaaS platform is a fully automated, scalable, secure and unconstrained computing and storage platform on which enterprises and developers can build and deliver their ICT, communications, content and applications.

The company serves international enterprises, the world’s largest content providers as well as every major European telecommunications incumbent and the major operators of North America, East and South Asia, governments and universities.


Event Partner


Designed for life on the go, Knomo creates versatile bags to support our dynamic, modern lifestyles. We are inspired by creative brands and disruptive players, so we are delighted to be equipping WIRED2014 attendees with a Knomad Portable Organiser in canvas with leather trim.

We hope you love it. Look out for us at the event, where we will exclusively emboss your Knomad with your initials. The name Knomo is made up of two words: knowledge and mobility. These ideas influence each and every one of our thoughtfully crafted designs, supporting you while you’re on the go.


Event Partner

AudiAudi is the leading premium car brand in the UK. Its unparalleled sales success has been driven by a comprehensive portfolio of almost 50 models ranging from subcompact hatchbacks to 197mph supercars.

To sustain this lead and exemplify its philosophy of ‘Vorsprung durch Technik’ or ‘Progress through Technology’, the brand has embarked on a €22 billion investment programme, mainly channelled into sustainable technologies and new products, such as the all-new TT sports car, the A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid and the Q1 SUV. By 2020, this significant investment will have spawned a range extending to over 60 model types.


Ticketing Partner

Eventbrite-smallEventbrite is the world’s largest self-service ticketing platform and enables people all over the world to manage, sell and promote tickets to any sort of event.

Eventbrite has processed over 170 million tickets and registrations in 187 countries worldwide, totalling more than £1.2 billion in gross ticket sales. The online event registration service makes it easy for everyone to discover events, and to share the events they’re attending with the people they know.

Media Partners


Digital Shoreditch is a unique, industry-led community celebrating and promoting the creative, technical and entrepreneurial talent of London. Forming the community is a collaborative network of innovative, diverse companies and individuals from across the digital sectors, who plan and deliver year-round meetups, parties, conferences, trade shows, workshops, hackathons and Digital Shoreditch Festival, one of the biggest events of its kind in Europe.



IAB Brasil aims to empower the media and marketing industries to thrive in the digital economy. The organisation educates marketers, agencies, media companies and the wider business community about the value of interactive advertising. Working with its member companies, IAB evaluates and recommends standards, practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising.



Representing over 400 of the top advertisers
in the UK, ISBA is the only body solely focused on protecting the interests of the advertiser and the £10 billion spend on marketing communications they help produce. It is the first point of call for members from across the UK to get expert, impartial knowledge and advice on all media and marketing communication queries.



Taking place in the week commencing 15th June 2015, London Technology Week is a week of face-to-face events celebrating London’s global position as a hotbed of tech innovation, business successes, entrepreneurship and creative talent.

This unique event  will engage with a broad range of stakeholders providing a valuable platform to discuss, formulate and promote policy aimed at driving forward the UK’s technology sector. Business leaders, innovators and digital enthusiasts will have the opportunity to take part in a multitude of events, from boutique networking opportunities to open days and major events.



m-Spark aims to leverage the power of mobile and the internet to change lives in low-income areas of the world. It is an accelerator that helps social entrepreneurs achieve larger and more rapid impact with their projects in education, health, agriculture and disability.
m-Spark accelerates social entrepreneurship projects with mentoring, marketing, financing, project management and global exposure.



NEXT Berlin leads the way as a meeting place for the European digital industry. At the conference, marketing decision-makers and business developers meet technical experts and creative minds to discuss tech innovations and marketing trends that will transform the way people do business.



PlayGen is one of the UK’s leading applied games and gamification development studios. It designs, develops and delivers serious games, social games, apps and simulations for online, offline and mobile, across sectors. PlayGen solutions combine play with serious topics to produce meaningful experiences and transform players’ relationships with real world subjects.



The Psychedelic Press UK publishes quality print and online media about curious culture, psychedelic medicine, and the Weird in all its social and multidisciplinary guises. A rhizome of medicine, culture, and writing, Psypress UK is the voice of the emerging fringe.



RE.WORK is a platform of events that aims to bring together breakthrough technology, cutting-edge science and the entrepreneurship shaping the future. RE.WORK showcases the opportunities of accelerating technologies such as robotics, AI, wearables, the internet of things and 3D printing, to positively disrupt industry and society. RE.WORK Technology Summit is held on the 18-19 September.



The Rude Baguette is France’s first English-language news site covering startups, tech, and innovation. Created in 2011 by Silicon Valley natives, the Rude Baguette provides a one-stop news source for a global audience interested in the French startup scene. Written by Anglophones The Rude Baguette shows the best of what France has to offer, encouraging the growth of France’s startup scene.



Stylus helps businesses grow. Its team of 150 editors analyse the impact that changes in consumer mindsets and new technological developments have on future product design and customer engagement strategies. By working with more than 300 leading brands and agencies, it provides answers, Stylus is a tool for designers, planners, marketers and innovators.



Tech City News is a leading resource of news, events and information for technology innovators in London. It covers technology, reports on why it matters to our lives, and the meets the innovative businesses and people behind it. Tech City News aims to be the destination of choice, and voice of the community and companies driving the growth in the digital capital of Europe.



TechMeetups is a global cluster of 21 interconnected tech communities. As well as helping to organise meetups, workshops and hackathons, it also hosts TechStartupJobs, to assist with recruitment; TechMeetups Lab, to help startups explore ideas and build them into full products; and runs a startup-dedicated news site called TechStartHub – the hub for UK tech startups.



The Do Lectures is an annual series of talks that take place on the ‘ideas farm’ in West Wales. First held in 2008, it’s more than just a set of talks. It’s a melting pot for ideas. It brings the brightest minds, in terms of speakers and attendees together, to eat, play, think and drink together and ultimately inspire each other to do something amazing. The Do Lectures are now a global series.



The Hospital Club is a unique hub in the heart of London, offering the members of the creative industries the environment and facilities it needs to create, connect and collaborate. As part of London’s creative community, its role is to discover and host the best creative talent, and produce, publish and celebrate their work. In 2013 the Hospital Club restaurant was awarded two stars by the Sustainable Restaurant Association.  The Club will open fifteen new luxury bedrooms in early 2015.



Transmit Start-Ups provides business support, finance and mentoring to startup businesses throughout the UK, mainly within the creative and digital sectors. It has assisted over 400 businesses with £3 million in loan finance under the Government’s Start-Up Loans scheme and also deliver a number of startup and high growth programmes.



Wired Italia is dedicated to big ideas and world-changing innovation, and was launched in 2009. The Wired brand extends over four platforms: magazine, mobile, digital and events. The Wired WiFi app helps users find hotspots all over Italy. Wired magazine is published monthly.