1–3rd November 2017 at M Shed

Sponsors helped us to add delight and enjoyed the chance to engage directly with our participants.

Equal Experts

Equal Experts

Equal Experts makes simple solutions to big business problems. We provide tailored, end-to-end services in software development and delivery – from user research and design, to technical architecture and development, all the way to QA, continuous delivery, hosting and support.

With offices in the UK, US, Portugal, India and Canada, our network of over 700 experienced software consultants – a blend of permanent employees and associates – has created software for a wide range of public and private sector clients. These include organisations as diverse as HMRC, the Home Office, O2, Camelot and major institutions in the publishing and financial sectors. Continuing growth saw our total sales reaching £42 million in 2015/16.

Everyone at Equal Experts is committed to using technology and modern agile practices to deliver measurable business value. Our people typically have at least 10 years’ experience in delivering valuable, working software, and this focus on experience sets us apart – it’s what allows us to develop high-quality software faster, and for lower cost.


Hays Digital Technology

Hays Specialist Recruitment – Recruiting experts in Digital Technology

With the ongoing advances in technology and many organisations going through digital transformation, Agile Software Development practices are a key focus area for any progressive business.

A true Agile practice promotes a collaborative and responsive team. This in turn helps organisations to deliver development projects on time, on budget and meeting the user’s requirements successfully - but only when its managed and applied by the right people.

Hays Digital Technology supports organisations in the delivery of their digital strategy by facilitating the right match between people and organisations. We focus on fully understanding a client’s business requirements and sourcing the best candidates to meet those needs. Our aim is to help businesses to grow their competitive advantage, whilst also providing development professionals with exciting opportunities to advance their careers.

NEX Regulatory Reporting

NEX Regulatory Reporting

The NEX Regulartory Reporting platform, which operates within NEX Optimisation, lowers costs, eliminates operational risk and provides regulatory reporting effectiveness.

Through the business’s multi-regime reporting hub, regulatory obligations are translated into future proof compliant solutions while its specialist advisory teams interpret the impact of evolving markets regulation relating to trade and transaction reporting. For more information, go to nexregulatoryreporting.com


Website - Sponsors of Agile in the City: Bristol


Valtech is a global digital agency focused on business transformation. We enable clients to anticipate tomorrow’s trends and connect more directly with consumers across their digital touch points while optimising time-to-market and ROI.

While our expertise is in technology, marketing and experience design, our passion is in addressing transformational business challenges for our clients by providing strategic consulting, service design thinking and implementation of business-critical digital platforms for multichannel commerce and marketing engagement.

We are a company of more than 2200 innovators, design thinkers, marketers, creatives, business consultants and software developers spanning 5 continents with offices in 14 countries (USA, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Denmark, China, India, Australia, Singapore, Argentina).


EngineerBetter - Sponsors of Agile in the City: Bristol


EngineerBetter is a UK consultancy that helps organisations adapt to cloud-native principles and practices. Our purpose is making software development more humane, more effective and less wasteful.

We help our customers by offering enablement through delivery, consultancy and training, with a strong emphasis on eXtreme Programming values and practices. We work with some of the world's biggest banks, global wealth management enterprises, FTSE 100 retailers, manufacturers, non-profit organisations and software vendors.




Ghyston is a thirty-strong software development house based in Bristol. We work in small, multi-skilled teams to deliver technical solutions which result in technological and creative transformation for our clients.

We are well established in the South West and the software partner of choice for many ambitious tech-centric organisations. There’s a lot of heart and compassion in what we produce and a sincerity for the job at hand; our people really love what they do, and feel empowered to deliver the best outcome for our clients. We use a wide range of different technologies across many sectors.


Quality Without A Name


We are Quality Without A Name, a partnership of pragmatic practitioners. We develop software, teams, and individuals. We do so by coaching, mentoring, and training tailored to the needs of our clients. We don’t shy away from taking responsibility, and are only happy when you are successful in the short term as well as the long term. We specialise in agile and lean software development. And we develop software ourselves - above all, we are software developers.


Become a partner


Together with our sponsors we aim to create great experiences and delight our participants.

We're interested in creating bespoke sponsorship packages for interested parties, and we also offer a number of "off the shelf" sponsorship options.

Alternatively, if you'd like to provide swag, giveaways, or other resources as a supporter, we'd love to hear from you.

If you're interested in becoming an Agile in the City: Bristol sponsor or supporter, please download the sponsor pack (~350kb PDF) or contact us for more information, or to discuss things further.

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