vtc Group Corporate Update

The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”)   Corporate Update New cluster launched and raising capital to expand The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”) connects technology solutions ranging from university projects, to SMEs and AIM listed companies, with multi-national organisations seeking innovation. It is pleased to provide the following update on a successful 2016 and provide an outlook …

VTC Group Sponsors Startup Europe Partnership

Startup Europe Partnership (SEP) offers an integrated pan-European platform to help startups emerge from local ecosystems and scale-up by offering a platform where startups meet corporates. This year, the VTC Group sponsored the SEP in Berlin with Director of Technology, Brad Pietras participating in the SEP panel. The panel discussion focused on “helping startups scale through mutually beneficial collaboration with corporates” …

Business Weekly – VTC Group connecting large corporates to disruptive tech innovators

Business Weekly discusses the launch of the VTC Group and explains the business model of how it enables multi-national companies to attract entrepreneurial IT companies into their supply chains. Established by leading industry experts and investors, the VTC Group’s model enables disruptive technology innovators to gain access to revenue opportunities offered by sponsors within the cluster.   To read the full …

One of Britain’s top tech bankers says ‘whole industries are under threat’ from disruptive startups

The VTC Group’s Chairman Ken Olisa, shares his views to Business Insider about how industries are under threat from disruptive startups. Ken Olisa tells Business Insider that what the VTC Group is proposing is not only useful to big corporates but vital and that “there is a need to revolutionise the way intellectual property is commercialised.” To read the full article …

New organisation linked with Lockheed Martin aims to partner multinationals with entrepreneurs

UK Business News BDaily, shares the success of the VTC Group’s first VTC with Lockheed Martin.   Today sees the launch of the Virtual Technology Cluster (VTC) Group, an organisation which aims to assist multinational companies in attracting entrepreneurial IT companies into their supply chains. The group, which has been established by industry experts and investors, aims to enable disruptive …

NATWEST SUPPORTS ENERGY EVENT FOR THE LOCKHEED MARTIN VIRTUAL PROGRAMME

Lockheed Martin and the VTC Group were joined by NatWest for the latest Virtual Technology Cluster event, held at the bank’s London Bishopsgate offices yesterday (Tuesday 12th January 2016). The event, which focussed on energy, was part of the VTC series. The Lockheed Martin VTC offers Members revenue opportunities by the Sponsors, access to advisers providing expert scale-up support and …

Cybersecurity for the work-anywhere generation

Recent high-profile cyber-attacks have highlighted the importance of online security. But are technological solutions at the mercy of human error? Businesses are coming under frequent and increasingly brazen attacks from computer hackers looking to steal sensitive data about customers and disrupt their operations. But many organisations are failing to take adequate steps to repel these onslaughts and often seem clueless …

International Business Times: Restoration Partners explains why UK’s PM is hailing its project as cyber security landscape shaping

  UK Prime Minister David Cameron announced on 16 January that Britain would team up with US to better tackle cybersecurity threats while expanding its technological capabilities. Cameron revealed that a new cyber security envoy would be appointed to help British small businesses while Andy Williams, the head of the government-funded UK cyber start-up and small business champion, would be …

Lockheed Martin partners with UK supply chain to counter cyber-security threats

Joint Initiative Accelerates Development and Adoption of Mature Technologies LONDON, Jan 16, 2015 – Lockheed Martin UK is creating a virtual network of businesses to allow small UK-based companies, specialising in cyber-security expertise, to obtain support and investment for the development of new technologies and markets. The company is launching this new initiative to accelerate innovation, boost growth and allow …