'What must tech clusters outside London do to thrive?' London Tech Week event at Goodman Derrick

Goodman Derrick's technology group will be hosting an event as part of London Tech Week to explore the challenges facing technology clusters outside of the capital. 

The event will take place from 12:00pm to 14:00pm on Monday 15th June at Goodman Derrick's office at 10 St Bride Street, London EC4A 4AD.

The panel of senior technology leaders includes:

Emma Swift, Entrepreneur Relations Manager, TechCityUK and co-Author of Tech Nation

Paul Smith, Managing Director, Ignite100 (one of Europe's largest accelerators, based in Newcastle) and CyLon (Europe's first cyber security accelerator)

Richard Young, Director, British Venture Capital Association Manchester

The event has been organised by Ibrahim Maiga, visiting fellow at the Centre for Innovation Management Research, Birkbeck, University of London and director at the Birkbeck Enterprise Hub.


12:00pm - Registration and welcome 

12:15pm - Panel discussion, chaired by Sureyya Cansoy, Director of Tech for Business & Consumer, techUK

13:00pm - Q&A

13:30pm - Networking

14:00pm - Close

Delegates number for this event are restricted, please register to attend at the following link:


London Tech Week

London Technology Week is a week of face-to-face events celebrating London’s global position as a hotbed of tech innovation, business successes, entrepreneurship and creative talent. 


Goodman Derrick Technology

  • Goodman Derrick's technology group advises a wide range of technology-focused businesses, including those in information technology, digital media, cleantech, biotechnology and other life sciences.
  • The firm is made up of 31 experienced partners managing a team of 90, organised into specialist practices and sector groups.
  • Adviser to FTSE-listed, national and international businesses, including many household names.
  • Recognised as leading lawyers by the independent guides to the legal profession, Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.
  • “The kind of firm that gains your trust and never loses it.” Chambers and Partners Guide to the Legal Profession.
  • A member of the worldwide Legal Netlink Association


For more information, please contact James Caulfield on +44 (0)20 7421 7968 or at jcaulfield@gdlaw.co.uk.