Goldner catalyses Zinc startup mission
Zinc is a new innovation programme bringing together talent, ideas and money to build new tech businesses to address some of the world’s most intractable social problems. Its first incubator in October focuses on women’s mental health. Ella Goldner, one of Zinc’s three co-founders, talks to Julian Blake about the project – and about her own career to date. (more…)
Investors look to post-Brexit future
Investment in London technology post-Brexit came into super-sharp focus last week, as Tech London Advocates gathered in east London for the biggest event in the influential lobbying group’s four-year history. (more…)
UK tech in Brexit funding squeeze
With Theresa May triggering Article 50 in March, the UK hits a point of no return on Brexit. For UK tech the chief fears are for investment and talent. A survey by Tech London Advocates – showing one in 10 facing investment problems – is a worrying sign on top of other industry anxiety.
How impact means business
DigitalAgenda’s Impact Awards celebrate tech innovations that improve lives and the world around us. Three broad themes – people, places and business – frame the awards. In our final preview of shortlisted entries we look at work being done in the four categories under ‘business’ – business transformation, investment, sharing & partnership and investment. (more…)