Manchester is delighted to be part of UK Trade and Investment’s ‘Take That Tech to the UK’ competition. The contest encourages tech growth companies in Finland and in the Baltics to select the UK as their preferred location where they can set up and grow their businesses.
The finalists will pitch to the panel of judges, and the winners will be chosen on 17 November 2014 at the finalist pitching dinner at the British Ambassador´s Residence in Helsinki
Entrants will be judged on:
- Past company growth
- How innovative the company’s product / service or business model is
- Customer validation
- How closely the company’s product or service relates to the UK market
- Potentiality for business growth in the UK
Winners will be eligible to a Manchester establishment package of support which includes: 6 months complementary hot-desk-space and membership to ‘On The 7th’ members only business lounge at The Landing, MediaCityUK; legal and IP support from Bermans Solicitors;tax advice from Deloitte Manchester, communications and PR support from Weber Shandwick Manchester and 1 year’s free membership to the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce;
Additional support includes a bespoke confidential package of advice from MIDAS, 1 year’s free membership to the Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce, 1 ticket to their chargeable event and one place at a seminar/workshop or conference as part of London Technology Week in June 2015.
For further information and to enter visit www.tech2uk.com