The UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) & British Consul are hosting a reception at Newarks premiere co-working space, Converge, from 4:30pm to 6pm to promote The Great Tech Awards!
Even if youre not interested in applying for The GREAT Tech Awards (Deadline: August 1) its a unique opportunity to mingle with consulate staff & tech companies from throughout NJ, grab a bite & a drink, & learn about how trade & investment agencies like UKTI can help you with your overseas market entry. As our friends at the BCDC shared, with your help, we can give our guests a warm Newark tech scene welcome!
The GREAT Tech Awardsis acompetition for US technology companies looking to expand overseas, which will send winners on a trip to London to explore the tech scene in the UK through a bespoke business development programme, which will include:
one round-trip airplane ticket from New York to London during the week of 2nd November 2014
5 nights accommodation plus breakfast at the 5 star Corinthia Hotel London
a meeting with a senior representative from Number 10 Downing Street
a customised business development programme in London (w/c 2nd Nov) including one entry pass to the Innovate Conference (5-6 November)
legal services provided by Taylor Wessing valued at $4,500 per winner
accountancy services provided by Blick Rothenberg valued at $4,000 per winner
recruitment services provided by Propel valued at $15,000 per winner
mentorship sessions from respected UK business leaders Rohan Silva, Harriet Fear, Dr Geoff McGrath, Sir John Sorrell, Farah Ramzan-Golant & Alastair Lukies
3 months office space in East London, for 2 employees provided by Second Home