DE2013: Open Digital will be held at Salford Quays, home to MediaCityUK, a new international hub for the creative and digital sectors, the event will take advantage of the stunning facilities at the BBC, the University of Salford, and the Lowry arts centre.

The 2 and a half day event will feature keynotes, themed sessions, paper presentations, workshops and technology demonstrators.

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BBC Tours

Book onto a guided tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK while visiting for DE2013: Open Digital, and walk in the footsteps of some of your favourite celebrities.

The BBC’s home in the North of England is one of the most ambitious projects in the BBC’s history. Home to a whole host of BBC channels and programmes including favourites such as Match Of The DayBlue PeterDragons’ DenBBC BreakfastRadio 5 Live and the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, to name just a few.

The tour will last approximately 1.5 hours and must be booked directly with the BBC – please see for more details.