New £4.5M competition for Cloud based innovation →
Amazing opportunity for Cloud innovators, both US and UK can take advantage What:In 2011 the Technology Strategy Board funded feasibility studies in Cloud Computing and the outcome of these studies identified three overarching issues that present a challenge to adoption; Interoperability, Resilience of Data and Identity Assurance. We are now launching a second round of investment of up to...
MC Team Journal: London & The Global Revolution →
Scott Bailey of MassChallenge in Boston traveled to London at the invite of UKTI for Digital Shoreditch last week. Scott gives some great feedback, and confirms that London and Boston’s start-up communities have a great deal in common. Scott also notes that the startup renaissance is a global revolution! “Thanks again to UKTI, who has been an excellent supporter of MassChallenge and...
Global Startup Symposium presented by UKTI &...
Join UKTI USA, General Assembly London and an amazing group of US start-ups for a “demo day” during Digital Shoreditch. Fast growing and innovative companies from across the US will be given the opportunity to demo to an audience of key UK influencers to demonstrate why they have a “global start-up.” We are super excited to hear demo’s from the following companies: Heartbyte www.heartbyte.com...
Mind The Gap →
Saw this email come through this morning and thought it could be interesting to some of our British friends living in the U.S.. Virgin Atlantic and BBC America have created a new blog “Mind The Gap, A Brits guide to surviving in America.” From: Virgin Atlantic *****, Know anyone adjusting to life in the States? Maybe you’re new to this side of the pond yourself, or perhaps you...
Salary report highlights digital growth and demand... →
London & Partners posted this report today from Propel www.propellondon.com that illustrates the demand for digital skills in the London market, and provides a benchmark for salaries. This is a useful guide for US tech businesses who are looking to recruit in London.
It’s about being excited to be wrong, because then you’ve discovered something...– Sir Jonathan Ive that is… - Jonathan Ive, Senior Vice President of Design at Apple. (From ‘10 Success Principles of Apple’s Innovation Master.’ )