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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,

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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

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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.