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June 2021
Virtual Event

TechXLR8 Highlights: Thursday 14th June 2018

This year IoT World Europe joined TechXLR8, combining eight industry-leading events into one all-encompassing Festival of Technology. 

Here are today's highlights from TechXLR8 and London Tech Week, where a wide range of organisations including Transport for London, GSK, MasterCard and Seadrill Offshore all took the stage to speak.

Paul Richardson

Chief Innovation Officer

DHL Supply Chain

It's a very exciting event - I've been inspired going around the stands. There's plenty of niche startup companies that have fantastic ideas for companies like us, and a very energised environment.

Congratulations to the TechXLR8 Awards Winners

The TechXLR8 Awards brings together the awards ceremonies for IoT World Europe, 5G World, Cloud & DevOps World, VR & AR World, AI & Machine Learning World, Apps World Evolution, and Connected Cars & Autonomous Vehicles World.

"KNect365 have brought together these shows as we recognise the convergence in the tech industry and the TechXLR8 Awards highlights success and excellence of the companies within it. We’re delighted to have had so many fantastic entries which truly showcases the pinnacle of innovation and huge congratulations to all the winners,” says Samuel Oakley, Senior Portfolio Director, KNect365, an Informa Plc business.

A separate event was held on the show floor at TechXLR8 for the Project Kairos Startup Pitch Off. Seeing the six startup finalists compete in front of a live audience to be named the Project Kairos Pitch Off winners. 

TechXLR8 Award Winners

Best 5G Trial Between an Operator & Vendor

  • Huawei & Vodafone

Best Plan for Integrating LTE Advanced Pro and 5G

  • Ericsson

Best 5G Core Network Technology (Operator)

  • KT

Best 5G Core Network Technology (Vendor)

  • NetNumber

Best Network Development of the Year Award (Operator Only)

  • SK telecom

Best 5G Radio Access Network Solution

  • Huawei

Best Test & Measurement Solution

  • VIAVI Solutions

AR & VR Futureproof Award

  • EON Reality

Blockchain Innovator of the Year

  • KT

Best DevOps Transformation – (Enterprise only)

  • agibank

DevOps Tools/Product of the Year

  • APImetrics

Best Cloud Platform

  • Red Hat

Leading Digital Customer Experience Solution

  • Conversocial

Best IoT Deployment

  • KT

Best End-to-End IoT Solution

  • Turkcell-Ericsson

Best IoT Connectivity Solution

  • SK telecom

Best Mobility Product/Service

  • Automotive Grade Linux

Best Connected Vehicle Solution

  • Huawei

Diversity Champion Award

  • Mark Martin