Silicon South and Digital Horizons


Silicon South   ( ) is a not for profit organisation whose aim is to enhance Dorset’s creative and digital economies, building on existing successes and strengths to create a thriving international hub, driving economic growth in the region.

Silicon South has been awarded philanthropic funding by J.P. Morgan – to pilot a programme helping to encourage a wider range of talented students into the local industries. The main aims of Digital Horizons ( are to help enlighten teenagers to the opportunities that are available, provide real life work skills through placements and equip them with an understanding of what is required in each field.