Partner Events


5 September-4 November        Global Startup Program III Edizione

TechItalia:LAB, in association with Agenzia ICE, will host 16 Italian companies in London,
5 September – 4 November, as the official UK partner for the third edition of the Global Startup Program – a project offering participants the opportunity to join international incubators or accelerators.

Selected startups will be involved in training sessions, mentoring activities, pitching, meetings with potential investors and corporations, and networking events. The programme's objective is to strengthen their technical, organisational and financial capabilities in order to address new overseas markets and will conclude with an in-person Demo Day.

Contact TechItalia for more details.


20 October        French Tech London Conference - Scaling AI in Finance

French Tech London is honoured to welcome its community and two incredible sets of expert panelists to talk about AI in Finance.

Artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly deployed by financial services providers across industries within the financial sector. It has the potential to transform business models and markets and is changing the delivery and quality of products and services the financial services industry offers.

On October 20th, a group of AI experts from banks, corporates, innovators, startups and investors will share their views on how AI can transform the banking industry.

26 October        Builders: a conversation with Romanian creators and problem-solvers
In March we showcased high-achieving Romanians in London at 'Women making Waves.' Now we feature a panel of problem solvers each of whom has identified a challenge or need, and has set about building a solution.

Matei Rosca, Investigative journalist and founder, Reporter London
Maria Tanjala, Co-founder, FilmChain
Andra Martinescu, Co-founder, The Diaspora Initiative
Ramona Mitrica, Director, Profusion International

Learn about their professional journeys, why they are drawn to these specific challenges, and the advice they'd offer to others when starting to build.


Previous Events

26 May        SMAU | Italy RestartsUp in London 2022

Italy returns in force to London in partnership with TechItalia and the Italian Trade Agency. The goal of SMAU | Italy RestartsUp in London is to create a bridge between the Italian Innovation Ecosystem, the London Hub and also the UK Market. Investors and corporations can find new ideas, investment opportunities and business partners in Italian startups.


31 March          Women making Waves

It's always a good time to celebrate the success of Romanian women, but we've chosen 31 March to bring together a sizzling showcase that features a few of Romania's high achieving women in the UK:

Josephine Hus, Vice President, Permira
Oana Jinga, Co-founder and CCO, Bots and Us
Ioana Nedelcu, Barrister, Farringdon Chambers

Learn about their professional journeys, the challenges they’ve overcome and the advice they’d offer to women early in their careers.