The head of technology and engineering development at Peel Ports is the latest confirmed speaker for BusinessCloud’s early evening event on smart technology.

Damian Cross played a pivotal role in the development of the £400m Liverpool2 project, which provides a state-of-the-art ocean gateway for international trade to and from the UK.

Cross will be speaking at our 'Grow Your Business Through Smart Tech' event, which is being run in association with tech giant Huawei and Manchester-based Utopia Technology.

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He’ll be joined by Huawei director of sales Chris Hill; Leanne Holmes, operations director, Crane Payment Innovations; Chris Grannell, founder and MD, Urban Zoo; Chris Sulej, Utopia Technology; and Chris Smedley, CEO, Landways.

Robert Yang, Huawei UK’s managing director of tech giant's UK Enterprise Business Group, will also be attending speaking to North West businesses about investing in next generation of smart technologies and IT infrastructure

Spaces are still available for the early evening event at UKFast campus in Manchester. You can sign up for the event here.