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Airbnb.

LONDON AND 160 GLOBAL CITIES.

Airbnb are the world’s largest community-driven hospitality company. Valued at £16bn. We’re piloting a new kind of startup programme: for entrepreneurs from cities around the world to learn and experience building startups in London. Joined by more than 700 entrepreneurs from 160 cities.

Wayra.

SCALING TECH STARTUPS.

Telefónica is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies. With £300m customers. Their scale-up programme, Wayra, invests in and grows startups. Now resident at Wayra, supporting a community of 30 tech startups in AI, smart cities, cyber security and more.

Austrian Embassy.

RAISING EUROPEAN STARTUP INVESTMENT.

Advantage Austria is part of the Austrian Embassy. Their Startup Catapult London programme, helps European startups learn about and connect into the UK ecosystem. We’re developing programme content and sessions to help Austrian, German and Swiss startups raise investment in the UK.

Founders Campus.

FOR UNIVERSITY STARTUP FOUNDERS.

Founders Campus introduces university and business school students to real-world experiences of building startups. Learning from experienced founders and investors, to working in the startup ecosystem – a £2.2tn global economy. Joined by 10 universities from 8 global cities.

Past.

STARTUP PROGRAMMES.

BPI.

RETHINKING MUSIC AND TECH IN BRITAIN.

The BPI runs The BRIT Awards and supports British music globally. We co-developed their new innovation hub, connecting 43 tech startups with 22 labels, in 3 years.

BANK OF KOREA.

SEEING THE FUTURE OF BANKING IN KOREA.

The Bank of Korea were exploring innovation in fintech. We developed a new programme connecting the bank with innovative British fintech startups, over one year.

DFE.

REDESIGNING CHILDCARE IN ENGLAND.

The Department for Education wanted childcare to be easier and cheaper. We designed a 3-year programme: to develop new startup childcare models across England.

SBERBANK.

RETHINKING ONLINE BANKING IN RUSSIA.

Russia’s largest bank was exploring banking’s future. With LBS, we developed a fintech programme exploring the future of online banking, with 11 startups over 2 years.

ADK.

A GLOBAL STARTUP ACCELERATOR INNOVATOR. DEVELOPING STARTUP PROGRAMMES FOR ENTREPRENEURS, CORPORATE INVESTORS AND TECH COMMUNITIES AROUND THE WORLD.

Learn.

CORPORATE WORKSHOPS.

WEWORK.

RETHINKING WORKSPACE IN LONDON.

The global workspace company was expanding in London. This 1-day learning helped their team discover practices about accelerating resident startups.

WIEN ENERGIE.

DEVELOPING ENERGY STARTUPS IN AUSTRIA

Austria’s largest energy company is revolutionising their sector. This 2-day learning redesigned their innovation programme for investing in smart-energy startups.

Investec.

SPOTTING FINTECH UNICORNS IN AFRICA.

The investment bank’s Africa team wanted to learn about the UK Fintech market. This 1-day learning helped them learn strategies UK Fintech’s use to enter markets.

SAUDI ARAMCO.

INCUBATING COMPANIES IN SAUDI ARABIA.

The world’s 6th largest company, with $355bn revenue. This 2-day learning helped their team rethink the model and approach of their startup incubator, WA’ED.

Talks.

FOR AUDIENCES WORLDWIDE.

AIRBNB.

KEYNOTE IN NEW YORK.

Keynote talk at Airbnb’s NYC Summit in New York, on developing new experienced based startup ventures.

EU COMMISSION.

KEYNOTE IN BULGARIA.

Keynote talk at the European Commission in Bulgaria, on lessons of startup innovation in Britain.

RBS.

KEYNOTE IN LONDON.

Keynote talk at Royal Bank of Scotland, London HQ, on funding and accelerating innovative tech startups.

Google.

PANEL IN LONDON.

Panel talk at Google for Startups in London, on diversity in the ecosystem, and developing tech startups.

Growth.

IN NUMBERS.

1K+

INNOVATORS.

500+

NEW VENTURES.

6

TEAM SIZE.

160+

CITIES INNOVATORS FROM.

£168BN

TOTAL ADDRESSABLE MARKET.

15

STARTUP PROGRAMMES.

DATA: 2012 – 2020.

36

CITIES REACHED.

145+

LIVE TALKS.

5K

COMMUNITY.

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