CCEG-BCU 4th Industrial Revolution Technologies Centre (AI, DLT, IoT, 5G)

5G Think Tank

Not for Profit technology Thought Leadership in line with the United Nations Declaration of Digital Interdependence and SDGs2030


Ethical IoT

In an environment of ubiquitous smart objects, what do we want them to learn about us and whom do we want them to tell ?


AI Social Engineering

Data driven nudge is embedded in our screens already. 5G enables fully smart homes and smart cities. What should we nudge and why ?


5G Token Data Value

What intangible values will we be measuring, transacting and delivering ? Who owns that value and how is it traded ?

Expert Insights

Thought Leadership

Bringing together diverse world leading expertise from across corporates, academia, NGOs and policy makers, we offer a joined up, E2E socially responsible, ethical and inclusive approach to the commercial opportunities promised by 5G services such as realtime, locative and data driven services, biometric and behavioural analytics, mobile and ubiquitous AI.

Whilst we do not offer expertise in the physical and environmental impact of radiowaves, all our work adheres to WHO Guidelines that are derivative of their 25 year ongoing study into EMFs.

Sign up now

What we do

Some of Our Expertise

Behavioural Insights

Analytics, metrics, actionable insights, conversion rates

Computer Vision

Recognition, surveillance, archiving and retrieval


Distributed ledger, crypto and ID management

Data Centres

Unified comms, virtualisation and disaster recovery

Our story

About Us

The 5G Think Tank is one three multi-disciplinary strands of the CCEG-BCU 4th Industrial Revolution Technologies Centre (AI, DLT, IoT, 5G) head-quartered at Birmingham City University. We provide education and consultancy through the BCU Business Advice Centre. The Centre for Citizenship, Enterprise and Governance ( is the world’s leading not-for- profit think tank on the movement of value (measurement, transaction, delivery) with 165,000 members founded and led by Professor Olinga Ta’eed.

Let’s get started

Why Do You Need Us?


Socially Valuable


Technically Secure


5G Native



Let’s get started

Get In Touch With Us