Global goals duo emerges
Two ventures focussed on sustainability to meet the UN’s global goals emerged this week from a three-month accelerator programme, backed by senior figures in tech for good, sustainability and investment. Julian Blake reports.
Accenture backs WorkerTech
Accenture has thrown its weight behind a joint Bethnal Green Ventures-Resolution Trust ‘WorkerTech’ partnership supporting tech ventures to create work opportunities for the low-wage workforce. (more…)
Facebook backs deep tech for good
Facebook has joined forces with Bethnal Green Ventures for a second time, as its LDN_LAB tech-for-good incubator embarks on its next London chapter. The deep tech ventures it is targeting have under a week to apply for a place. (more…)
Khan asks tech for solutions
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is calling on tech ventures to help address the challenges of climate, ageing and inequality, through a new civic innovation challenge. The challenge is part of a ‘smarter London together roadmap’ programme. (more…)