London, United Kingdom
London competes with Manhattan, Milan, and Paris as one of the most fashionable cities in the world. New styles, energy, and ideas come from London everyday. London is a constantly growing multi-cultural city and one of the best places in the world to start something new.
Students choose to step into the London tech startup scene for the sheer fact that London has sky-rocketed into THE tech spotlight in the last decade. Thanks to a combination of government initiatives, seed capital infusions and profitable IPOs, the number of startups in London has increased exponentially AND "technology giants" like Google, Amazon and Twitter have only solidified London's top ranking among European cities for startups. With new human capital flooding into the city, funding has exploded. According to an Oxford Economics report, the city anticipates 46,000 new tech employees in the next decade for an estimated USD 20 billion boost to the local economy! Explore London through a Sage Corps Global Startup Trek!
NEXT AVAILABLE DEPARTURE DATES:
Sample Itinerary(SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
Design Thinking Workshop
Tour of Campus London
Roundtable with Multinational Corp.
Dinner + instructions to go out
Visit to Startup Accelerator
Tech Stars Presentation
Prepare for Day Trip
Cultural Event/Day Trip to Oxford