Tech City UK Blog

Welcome to Tech Nation 2017 1000+ data points 61 tech company case studies 200+ community partners     Today marks the launch of Tech Nation 2017 from Tech City UK. Tech Nation 2017 shows that the UK digital tech sector is one of the country’s economic success stories, growing twice as fast as the wider … Read More

Today we’re delighted to announce the companies joining the Future Fifty programme in 2017. We’re also celebrating 26 companies graduating from the programme and the remarkable success of Future Fifty Alumni Future Fifty gives the 26 fast-growing companies immediate access to a valuable peer network; expert-led classes and workshops designed to take their businesses to the next … Read More

Today we’re announcing 33 companies joining Upscale in 2017. The Upscale programme from Tech City UK will power some of the fastest growing UK tech companies on their scaling journey. Upscale is Tech City UK’s six month programme to help the most promising early stage startups to begin their scaling journey, under the mentorship of … Read More

We’re excited to announce the launch of our latest offering: Tech Immersion. The programme provides corporates and SME employees with the opportunity to learn key knowledge about the digital tech sector.   The digital tech economy is growing 32% faster than the rest of the economy. Getting to know the tech sector could give your … Read More

Today’s Autumn Statement contained good news for the tech and digital sector. The Chancellor showed in his first big set-piece speech on the economy that he understands some of the main drivers behind our industry. Here’s a summary of some of the key announcements.   At a time when the UK technology sector is particularly … Read More

Last week we announced that applications for two of our business support programmes – Upscale and Future Fifty – have opened. Read all the criteria below and apply today. Upscale Upscale is a programme which supports the UK’s most promising tech companies. Founders and C-suite from successful companies receive bespoke and intimate mentoring sessions with some … Read More

Following this morning’s breakfast event at Digital Catapult, Tech City UK reveals that it has now received 257 applications for the Tech Nation Visa Scheme with 181 (76%) endorsements.   –       257 applications received since April 2014 –       181 (76%) applicants gained endorsement from Tech City UK (20 currently pending) –       1/3 applications received … Read More