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The DLG team is back on the ground for this year’s London Tech Week and is eager to connect with the most innovative minds and innovators pushing tech forward in 2018. In addition to connecting with accelerators and incubators, programmers and entrepreneurs, our team will be busy hitting the streets of London for Tech Week’s most celebrated events and gatherings.
Have any questions regarding making the move to the United States? Not sure how to kick off your visa process? Need tips on finding and recruiting top international talent for your workforce? Schedule a time to meet up with our own Founding Partner/CEO Lorraine D’Alessio and Director of Immigration Services, Western Europe Stephanie Rainin, or find us at any of these upcoming London Tech Week Events!
Considered to be London Tech Week’s anchor event, TechXLR8 is the UK’s largest tech event in the UK, and hosts eight preeminent conferences, thousands of professionals, over 300 exhibiting suppliers, and countless tech gurus shaping the way we interact with tech.
Promoting future tech and how digital transformation is changing global industries, TechXLR8 is elevating the impact of tech on our daily lives and society by hosting a number of special keynote guests and companies ranging from Secretary of State, Digital, Culture, Media & Sport RT. Hon Matt Hancock MP, Hyperloop One’s Vice President of Middle East and Asia Colin Rhys, Chief Digital Officer of GE William Ruh, Wikipedia Co-Founder Jimmy Wales, Start-Up Britain Co-Founder Oli Barrett, Founders4Schools Char Sherry Coutu CBE, and The FutureProof Fundation’s Founder Charlene Laidley, to name only a few.
Stay up to speed with all of this week’s TechXLR8 events by following #TechXLR8 on Twiter, Facebook and Instagram. We’ll see you there!
Startup Grind Europe
Hot on our heels after this past spring’s Startup Grind in Redwood City, CA, the DLG team is revved up for this year’s Startup Grind Europe Conference at London Tech Week on June 13th! This year’s conference will host over 2,500 founders and investors from the world’s top tech leaders, along with 100 exhibiting European startups. 75 speakers from the most renowned companies in the international tech community will be highlighting a number of prominent trends in tech ranging from Blockchain to AI, fintech and more.
From thought-provoking keynotes to educational workshops, along with Q&A sessions with elite VC’s, this year’s Startup Grind Europe Conference will additionally host such widely respected household names including Blockchain’s Peter Smith, UIPATH’s Boris Krumrey, Revolut’s Nikolay Storonsky, LocalGlobe’s Robin Klein, ACCEL Partners’ Luciana Lixandru, and TechCrunch’s Steve O’Hear, to name a few. Professionals from WeTransfer, Coinfirm, Ripple, ZenCash, Tech Nation, and Unilever Foundry will additionally be presenting on a variety of topics as well.
Sponsored by Oracle, Google, Silicon Valley Bank, and Indeed Prime (amongst numerous other respected tech companies and organizations), this year’s Startup Grind Europe Conference will surely be one for the books. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to immerse yourself in the startup community, there’s still time to register!
Global Ecosystem Summit
The Global Ecosystem Summit is a dedicated event for cross-collaboration at London Tech Week that allows attendees to navigate the intersection point between scaleups, corporates, and venture capital. GES creates an opportunity for global startup hubs and innovation programs to showcase their unique ecosystems, while bringing those behind these startups, scaleups, accelerators, incubators, buyers, venture capital organizations and more together. This year’s summit will take place at the Indigo at the O2.
We’re excited for panels focusing on regional tech ecosystems in China-HK, Asia-Pacific, Israel, Turkey, Africa, Western Europe and Nordic areas, along with US, Canada, and Latin America. The MexCC helmed Latin America Ecosystem Panel will feature a number of internationally successful speakers and innovators including Director and MD of EBANX Simon Davis, Senior Vice President of Global Sales, IoT at Softtek Alejandro Nieto, Partner of Deloitte Brazil Gustavo Rotta, and Altment Capital Partners’ Juan Ignacio Savino. Moderated by Business Development Director of Digital Catapult Geraldina Ireta, the panel will cover the expansive Latin American tech ecosystem, and how today’s tech is interacting and changing the way we approach the industry in Latin America.
The Summit will close with this year’s LatAm Edge Awards with live pitches for the finalists, along with an official after party mixer for attendees to continue networking and reflecting on the day’s events. Register for Thursday’s summit now!