The UK’s Next Generation of GenAI Community

We are unleashing the Power of GenAI within the UK through community connection, empowerment and innovation.

Generative AI, or GenAI, stands as a cornerstone of digital innovation in the UK, serving as a catalyst for transformation, revolutionising key sectors ranging from healthcare and finance to the public sector and education.

Our Mission

Cultivate a vibrant Generative AI Community across the United Kingdom with a critical focus on fostering connections, empowerment, innovation, and promoting industry. We aim to propel the UK’s GenAI Future through collaborative events and initiatives, driving economic growth and societal advancement.

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Our Goals For 2024

25 Events

3,000 ​Members

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Podcast and Conference



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During 2024, we aim to host 25 key events across the country. This includes 15 in-person and ten online, focusing on critical areas identified for potential

GenAI growth.

We aim to use authoritative and knowledgable thought-leaders to spark local community connections and drive more engaged GenAI conversations.

  • London
  • Manchester
  • Leeds
  • Cambridge
  • Edinburgh
  • Cardiff

Outreach Initiatives

Empowering The Future: Our goal by 2026 is to train 10,000 school children aged between 11-18 in Cloud and AI

Through a unique curated education initiative, we aim to build a short-form curriculum to inform, inspire and empower the next generation of cloud and AI users, builders and leaders.


Our aim is to bring together 600 individuals in the heart of Westminster in February 2025 featuring a range of talks, workshops and rountables across multiple tracks focusing on two areas: Executives and Developer


A 1 day conference focusing on executive insights, case studies and roundtables


A 2-day conference focusing on hands-on technical workshops, talks and demos

Behind The Team

Ethan Sumner - Founder

  • Manager at Cognizant
  • 6 x User Group Organiser
  • Founder and Chair at Yorkshire Digital ​Community Alliance
  • Core Committee Member of ​DevOpsDays London

GenAI UK Community is part of Sumner Development Operations Group LTD