19 April 2023

Join us for Tech Growth UK at London Tech Week

This successful event, now in its ninth year hosted by Burges Salmon, the Department for Business and Trade, JMB Partnership and Rochester PR Group is back for London Tech Week 2023.

The event will cover ‘How to land and grow your Tech business in the UK from the people who know what it takes’.

Expert speakers will provide tech businesses from all sectors and countries of origin with a rare opportunity to learn from their peers, market entry professionals and VCs about what it takes to land and succeed in the UK market.

Featured Presenters

Martin Cook, Burges Salmon

Martin will discuss some of the important corporate legal steps and choices that inbound companies need to consider when entering the UK market.

Joanna Dodd, Rochester PR Group

Joanna will provide ideas on how to PR and market your business to get you noticed and stand out from the crowd in the highly competitive UK market; from adapting your messaging to working with stakeholders that really add value.

James Blakemore, JMB Partnership

James will give advice on how to go about securing those first crucial sales based on his 15+ years’ experience helping international companies find UK customers.

Chris Moore, Department for Business and Trade, Technology Specialist

Chris will be asking panellists from international tech businesses at varying stages of their UK market entry journey to share their highs and lows and provide valuable insight in terms of advice and learnings.

Caroline Malone, Department for Business and Trade, Head of Technology, Sector Advisory Services

Caroline will provide an overview of the tech landscape in the UK, explaining what support there is for tech businesses.

Jebran Raashed, Octopus Ventures

Jebran will share his views on fundraising in the UK and the current state of the market.

Other panellists include Sarah Tulip at Cognizant, Dharmendra Gurbani at LTI Mindtree, Carl Kirchhoff at Turnbull, Ivan Guevara at Asesoftware and Chloe Cameron at Pax8. 

We hope you are able to join us.

Event details:

Date: Thursday 15 June 2023

Registration and refreshments: 10:30am

Start Time: 11am

Networking: 12:30pm

Location: 6 New Street Square, London, EC4A 3BF

Who should attend

Tech businesses looking to enter the UK market will benefit from the insights of industry experts specialising in this field as well as other international tech businesses who have been there, done it and learned the lessons.

Please note, if you are a professional services firm and not an international business entering the UK market, we reserve the right to offer your place to a company which does fit this criteria. Only registrations from company email addresses will be accepted.

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