CW17 Sponsors

We would like to thank all of our sponsors for their kind and generous support.

Platinum+ Sponsor

Microsoft is CW17 primary sponsor. To hear more about what they are kindly bringing to the event see the announcement

Microsoft logo

Platinum Sponsors

Advanced Research Computing - University of Leeds

ARC provide a comprehensive Advanced Research Computing support service for researchers in all faculties at the University of Leeds. They are kindly offering local support for CW17 and venue sponsorship.


Silver Sponsors


GitLab is the open core code collaboration platform that provides a complete workflow to code, test, and deploy simply and effectively.

PacktPackt Publishing

Packt's mission is to help the world put software to work in new ways through the delivery of effective learning and information services to IT professionals. They are kindly offering two free titles and 50% discount on a number of other exclusively for CW17 attendees.

Mapt is an online learning platform built exclusively for professional developers, it's powered by Packt.

Bronze Sponsors

CoresCORES Science and Engineering

CORES Science and Engineering Limited is an innovative private research organization based entirely on modern work practices such as flexible, collaborative remote working and open source approaches.

Hackday Sponsors

jisc logoJisc

Jisc are the UK higher education, further education and skills sectors’ not-for-profit organisation for digital services and solutions. Jisc R&D identify emerging technologies and develops them around particular needs.

Jisc are supporting the Hackday prizes at CW17, they are encouraging people to use some of their data set's but you can still win even if you don't.