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Women in Tech Mission to London Tech Week

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About event

Tuesday, 11 June 2019 to Wednesday, 12 June 2019

The UK’s Department for International Trade is proud to announce the Europe Female Founders in Tech Mission to attend London Tech Week 2019.

London Tech Week is a city-wide festival of events that connects international communities from across the spectrum of the UK tech industry. 

This mission aims to bring together female-founded European Tech companies with a programme designed to highlight opportunities to accelerate your growth in the UK market. The 2-day itinerary across London will be tailored to your sector (Tech/ICT, Creative, Retailtech and Fintech) with networking events, roundtables, knowledge seminars and introductions to prominent business leaders, investors and other female entrepreneurs at events part of London Tech Week.

All activities including two nights’ accommodation (Monday the 10th and Tuesday the 11th of June) and entrance to London Tech Week events will be free of charge. Delegates will need to arrange and cover their own travel to/from London from their respective departure country. With a program starting early on Tuesday 11th, delegates would be required to arrive in London on Monday 10th. Delegates can extend their stay in London to take part in further events of London Tech Week until Friday 14th June at their own costs if they wish.

From start-ups, to scale-ups, to mature and established companies, we welcome applicants from the whole spectrum of the tech landscape who have an interest in developing business networks and entering the UK market. This is a great opportunity to learn first-hand about the UK tech landscape but please note that spaces are limited. This also means that that places will be limited to one delegate per company.

Programme to include:

Inspiration | attend a range of London Tech Week events from GEP Masterclass - to sector specific events such as Createch Summit, AI in Finance, Blockchain for Business, Leaders in Tech Summit.

Network development | Meetings and networking opportunities with tech experts and other female entrepreneurs.

Practical help | Understand from experts (accountants, VCs, business development agencies etc.) the best approach to setting up in the UK Market.

Future you | Learn from companies and networks of mentors that have made the leap already, establishing a base in London – Top tips for attacking the UK market. How did they do it? What would they have done differently?

Contact person:  Hayley Waskett
Retail & Creative Industries
Business Development Manager
+33 (0)1 44 51 34 89

Register through Google Forms


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