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Join our Meet the City: Tampa Bay open to London & Manchester based scale-ups seeking expansion to the region. This is a virtual event.

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*PLEASE NOTE - THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST ONLY*

Where: North America

Dates: 14 - 15 September 2021

Sector Focus: Companies in the B2B Tech Enterprise space

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Global Tampa Bay, the global trade and investment partnership between the Tampa Bay EDC, Pinellas County Economic Development, and Pasco Economic Development Council are hosting this session, for UK scaleups from London & Greater Manchester to Tampa Bay, Florida.

This is an ideal opportunity for B2B Tech founders to explore and accelerate their expansion plans across North America

Organised in coordination with Mayor's International Business Programme (London) and promoted with the Global Scale-up Programme delivered by The Growth Company (Greater Manchester)

Format: This event will consist of 2 sessions with about 4 hours’ worth of content. All of the content will be mandatory unless otherwise stated.

The two-day event will allow companies from both markets to network, conduct business, participate in sector-specific sessions, and listen to case studies for Tampa companies that have expanded into London and British companies with a presence in Tampa. Companies may be matched for one-on-one meetings as relevant opportunities appear during mission registration.

Sessions will cover topics such as:

👉 Why Tampa Bay? Discover Tampa Bay, and the assets, sectors, and infrastructure that makes it a bustling region for international trade.

👉 Hear a case study from Wise (formerly TransferWise) on why they chose Tampa and how they set up their North American operation.

Eligibility criteria: To join this session, you need to have a trading address in either London and/ or Greater Manchester.

For London companies: Your company must fit the sector focus and be a member of the Mayor’s International Business Programme. When registering your interest, you will be asked a set of follow-up questions to ensure these criteria are met. Please be sure to list specific companies you are seeking to meet with as well as a well-reasoned outline of why your company would be a good fit for this mission.

Any London companies who are not yet part of the Mayor's International Business Programme, please note that you will need to apply and be accepted onto the programme to take part in the mission. Our eligibility criteria include:

  • 20% YoY growth
  • £1m in revenue or funding equivalent (or combination of both) per annum
  • 10-249 employees

When registering your interest, you will be asked a set of follow-up questions to ensure the criteria are met and to apply if applicable.

For more information about the programme, please click here.

For Greater Manchester companies: Any company who is applying from the Greater Manchester region, whether from the Global Scale-Up Programme or who are seeking to apply via the Growth Company will need to demonstrate:

  • 20% YoY growth
  • £1m in revenue or funding equivalent (or combination of both) per annum
  • Must have a trading address in Greater Manchester

For more information about the programme, please click here.

*PLEASE NOTE - THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST ONLY*

*DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MONDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 12 noon BST*

For more information about the session, please contact Amrit Kang (vice president, trade, North America) akang@londonandpartners.com


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The Mayor’s International Business Programme is tailored to fit your specific international growth ambitions. An exclusive programme, it provides a bespoke mentoring scheme, delivered by leading entrepreneurs and business leaders; expert advice and workshops; targeted trade missions and access to live leads and opportunities.

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