The UK’s Department for International Trade, through its Global Entrepreneur Programme (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/entrepreneurs-setting-up-in-the-uk/entrepreneurs-setting-up-in-the-uk), is looking for the best and brightest Spanish startup companies to participate in the Startup Games. The event will comprise of a half-day event in Barcelona where participants will pitch to top investors and receive valuable mentoring and advice.
Pioneered by the UK Government and the Global Entrepreneurs Team, the GEP Startup Games (https://www.events.trade.gov.uk/global-entrepreneur-programme-startup-games-barcelona–2018/) is a simulated investment game which offers Spain-based entrepreneurs the chance to access specialist advice about setting up in the UK, exposure to key contacts, and networking opportunities. Participants will meet with VCs, incubators, angel investors and entrepreneurs.
With a full morning of panel speakers and pitching activities showcasing and inspired by the UK’s cutting-edge entrepreneurial and digital expertise, this is the perfect platform to refine and accelerate your business and find out why the UK remains the top country in Europe for tech startups.
Find out more from our GEP Dealmaker and speaker, Andrew Humphries (https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrew-humphries-5638003/), on why you should take part the Startup Games: Barcelona, in this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JDdeTE5MaE&feature=youtu.be). You can also see pictures from February’s Startup Games in Sydney in DIT Australia’s Twitter, by following the hashtag #StartupGames2017 or on Instagram.
We are looking for startup companies who think of their market as global and are interested in learning about international expansion.
The Startup Games are coming to Barcelona after their success in Singapore (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vNMUsymBRaI) and Sydney (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1czpXEVWFUo) earlier this year.
For further information on the Startup Games Barcelona please visit https://www.events.trade.gov.uk/global-entrepreneur-programme-startup-games-barcelona–2018/
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