04 Dec Tech London Advocates – Founding Partner for London Technology Week
Tech London Advocates has been named the first founding partner of London Technology Week www.londontechnologyweek.com, set to take place in June 2014.
London Technology Week is organised in association with London & Partners and has been endorsed by London Mayor, Boris Johnson who said:
“London is at the forefront of digital innovation, with tech giants thriving here as well as dynamic new start-ups… I welcome the creation of London Technology Week as the latest initiative to harness the buzz around this exciting industry.”
In a week of face to face events across the capital, London Technology Week will bring together tech enthusiasts in a multitude of different live formats which will showcase the wealth of tech collaboration and innovation happening across London.
“We are delighted to be working with Tech London Advocates as a founding partner for London Technology Week” said Kevin Pearce, Group Event Director of London Technology Week, “Their encouragement of tech talent and investment within London is impressive and echoes the vision for London Technology Week to champion the capital as a Global Tech Hub and to stimulate growth within the UK technology sector.
This is a very exciting time as we start to announce a range of events taking place across the city as part of London Technology Week. It’s already shaping up to be a fantastic representation of the skills and diversity we enjoy on the London tech scene.”
Tech London Advocates will soon announce their own event(s) planned for London Technology Week.
“Tech London Advocates is dedicated to helping technology start-ups in London grow, find new talent and achieve high growth. In our role, as founding partner for London Technology Week 2014, we have an opportunity to support events which are dedicated to celebrating London’s emerging technology and digital sector,” commented Russ Shaw, founder of Tech London Advocates. “We are really excited to be involved with this opportunity to celebrate and showcase all that London’s tech scheme has to offer and we hope to be joined by many more partners over the coming months.”
Confirmed events to date include Founders Hive’s Viable Tech Demo, Croydon Tech City’s June event, Leisure Tech Expo, Internet World (including Big Data Show and Interop London) and TV Triangle’s TV meets Tech.
To find out more about London Technology Week, and for information on hosting your own event, visit www.londontechnologyweek.co.uk