November’s Croydon Tech City comes to you from the heart of The Business Xchange Hub, a new four storey workspace that has opened in Marco Polo House with its own sauna, gym and bar.
To have a guided tour of the new space and learn from three local tech entrepreneurs on Thursday 30th November at 7pm, please sign up here.
This coming Thursday, you will hear from:Kurt ... Read More »
Looking for somewhere beyond Cardiff during my post grad time led me looking for a place that offered the same vibe, diversity, digital scene, while being big enough but not too big. You might not think it, but Croydon in many ways is similar to Cardiff in that respect. People talk of Croydon being a great place for tech – ... Read More »
It is my great pleasure to announce that the Chief Executive of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Colin Stanbridge, will keynote the next Croydon Tech City, on Thursday 26th October, 7pm at Sussex Innovation Centre Croydon. To attend, please register here.The Media Mogul who supports London’s SMEs
Colin Stanbridge became Chief Executive of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry – the capital’s largest independent networking and business ... Read More »
You don’t need me to tell you that Croydon Tech City is growing.
Even whilst the team is on its customary summer recess, the effects of our (and the community’s) work continues to be felt across a borough whose newfound tech credentials have recently led to a 38% surge in office space lettings.
As announced at our January 2017 ... Read More »
In 2017, Croydon stands as London’s fastest growing tech cluster of startup and scale-up businesses – and one of the most thrilling places to be if you are an entrepreneur, technologist or venture capitalist.
London Tech Week takes place this month, and on Weds 14th June Croydon Tech City is putting on an all-day extravaganza to shine a spotlight on all that the Croydon ... Read More »
It is my great pleasure to announce that former European Vice President of Silicon Valley Bank and current EU European Innovation Council advisor Bindi Karia will keynote the Croydon Tech City 2017 Summit, on Wednesday 14th June, 2pm at Croydon Conference Centre. To attend, please register here.Come and hear the UK’s “Queen of Startups”
The “queen of start-ups”, Bindi Karia made her mark in the tech world as the ... Read More »
It’s that time of the month again when Croydon’s tech scene comes out to play at and learns from local tech entrepreneurs!
To attend this Thursday’s Croydon Tech City event at Sussex Innovation Centre Croydon (opposite East Croydon Station), please register to attend here.Dave Foyle, founder of Hozah The man who wants to turn your car into a debit card
“No cash, no tickets, ... Read More »
It is my great pleasure to announce that startup investor and former Apprentice contestant Raj Dhonota will delivering a “How prepare yourself for idea stage investment” masterclass at the upcoming Croydon Tech City event on Thursday 20th April, 7pm at Project B. To attend, please register here.The man with a £1m investment fund for Croydon
Having appeared on the first series of BBC’s The Apprentice ... Read More »
Following on from International Women’s Day earlier this month, we are excited to announce an event featuring three leading professionals carrying out incredible work in our very own borough.
Get ready for an evening of inspiration and learning from the award winning crowdfunded Detective Dot series that aims to promote STEM to children, to exclusive insights into the digital workings of The Body Shop (whose HQ is ... Read More »
Since its inception in 2012, Croydon Tech City has been focused on the objective of democratising tech skills and opportunities to the Croydon community: lowering the barriers to access so that young and old alike can participate and benefit from Croydon’s tech boom.
Across the country there is a growing requirement for young people to have adequate STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) skills to enter the ... Read More »