Principal sponsor:

Launched in May 2005, YouTube’s mission is to give everyone a voice and show them the world.

We believe that everyone deserves to have a voice, and that the world is a better place when we listen, share and build community through our stories.

YouTube is a Google company.




Break sponsor:

NTT DATA is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner headquartered in Tokyo, with business operations in over 50 countries.

Our emphasis is on long-term commitment combining global reach with local intimacy to provide premier professional services varying from consulting and systems development to outsourcing.

For more information, visit www.nttdata.com.




Welcome lunch sponsor: 

Home to some of the most successful television productions ever made. Pinewood’s TV facilities are the dependable choice for light entertainment, pilot, sitcom, panel shows, quiz shows, live broadcasting and shows requiring large studio audiences.

The UK regional facility offers 3 dedicated, fully equipped, high quality TV studios. Complete with HD galleries, skilled technical support, crewing services, diverse lines to BT Tower, live streaming capability, and stand by power for live broadcast. A host of diverse locations and alternative spaces are also available on the Pinewood lot. 10GE connectivity into our post production facilities offer seamless workflows and quick turnaround edits, making live and ‘as live’ events and entertainment shows from one location a possibility.

Recent shows include: Taskmaster, Would I Lie to You?, Not Going Out, Tenable, Still Open All Hours, The Ranganation, Hypothetical and RuPaul’s Drag Race UK.




Drinks reception sponsor:

BBC Studios is a global content company with bold British creativity at its heart.

It is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group, supporting the licence fee through the return of around £200m every year.

Able to take an idea seamlessly from thought to screen and beyond, its activities span content financing, development, production, sales, branded services, and ancillaries across both its own productions, and programmes and formats made by high-quality UK independents.

Award-winning British programmes made by the business are internationally recognised across a broad range of genres and specialisms, with brands like Strictly Come Dancing/Dancing with the Stars, Top Gear, Doctor Who and Bluey

For more information visit the BBC Studios website.




Dinner and App sponsor:

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers.

Accenture's 569,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. They embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for their clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.

Visit them at www.accenture.com




Nightcap sponsor:

Korn Ferry is a global organisational consulting firm.

They work with their clients to design optimal organisation structures, roles, and responsibilities. Korn Ferry help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward and motivate their workforce while developing professionals as they navigate and advance their careers.

Their 7,000 experts in more than 50 countries deliver on five core areas: Organisation Strategy, Assessment and Succession, Talent Acquisition, Leadership Development and Total Rewards.





WiFi sponsor:

Virgin Media O2 launched on 1 June 2021, combining the UK’s largest and most reliable mobile network with a broadband network offering the fastest widely-available broadband speeds. It is a customer-first organisation that brings a range of connectivity services together in one place with a clear mission: to upgrade the nation. Virgin Media O2 is the corporate brand of the 50:50 joint venture between Liberty Global and Telefónica SA, and one of the UK’s largest businesses.

The company has 47 million UK connections across broadband, mobile, TV and home phone. Its own fixed network currently passes 15.5 million premises alongside a mobile network that covers 99% of the nation’s population with 4G, and almost 200 towns and cities with 5G services. Virgin Media O2 is committed to delivering gigabit broadband speeds across its entire network footprint by the end of 2021 and plans to upgrade its fixed network to full fibre to the premises with completion in 2028.

Virgin Media O2 is a major investor in the UK. It employs around 18,000 people, has more than 430 retail stores and has committed to invest at least £10 billion over the next five years.