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21 July 2022
Global Tech Connect is pleased to welcome de:hub, the Digital Hub Initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action to the partnership.
8 April 2022
Global Tech Connect is delighted to reveal the 12 companies selected for its Cybersecurity Bootcamp 2022, a multisession online programme exploring the UK cybersecurity environment and its commercial opportunities. The programme runs 26 April - 10 May. More details on our dedicated Bootcamp page, globaltechconnect.org/cyber.
19 January 2022
Global Tech Connect is pleased to welcome Business Finland, the Finnish government organisation for trade, foreign direct investment and innovation to the partnership.
7-29 June 2021
At UK Cleantech Bootcamp 2021, Global Tech Connect worked with a cohort of 18 international cleantech companies for four weeks, helping them with their green growth and sustainability solutions.
Bringing together companies from different sectors – energy, circular economy, smart cities and agritech – and six GTC member countries, the Bootcamp sessions covered:
Understanding the UK Market – business culture, company formation, taxation, regulation
Fundraising journey – approaching investors, pitch decks, legal basics
Growth strategy – product market fit, value proposition, validation
Cleantech – UK sector knowledge and network, business partnerships, customer acquisition.
You can learn more about the Bootcamp, and its 18 cohort companies on its event page.
9 November 2020
Global Tech Connect UK held its inaugural event Destination UK – Bringing your startup to Britain on 4 November. You can download the event summary here or view the full recording below.