Join London’s startup scene in a revolutionary new way. Airbnb is the world’s largest community driven travel company. We’ve partnered to pilot something new: how innovators from 80 countries around the world learn about London’s startup culture, communities and innovation. With a goal of 800 innovators from 120 countries by 2020.
Accelerate your startup. Telefonica is a world leading mobile communications company. Their startup programme Wayra, develops companies in areas from AI to FinTech. Together, with investor network Rare Seed Capital, we support their community and introduce founders to investors and partners from 13 countries around the world.
Join and discover the revolution in music. The BPI represents British music, artists and labels globally, and runs The BRIT Awards. We’ve partnered to develop their new startup innovation hub, now one of the largest music focused hubs in Europe with 40 tech startups. With a goal to reach 100 million fans by 2021.
Launch a startup in 54 hours. Techstars runs startup incubators and accelerators around the world. We partnered to support their London incubator, Startup Weekend. Bringing together 80 entrepreneurs, tech developers and mentors to launch startups in just one weekend. With a goal to support 5 more Startup Weekend incubators by 2022.
Join the future of banking. The world’s most innovative banks are exploring how consumers will bank in 4-5 years. Now including Sberbank, Russia’s largest bank, the Bank of Korea and others. We designed a FinTech programme to introduce and pilot new FinTech startups with them. With a goal of 10 banks and 30 startups by 2023.