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Announcing the Global Business Accelerator programme
Fully funded business support to prepare, visit and follow up international trips to exciting corners of the globe. What are you waiting for?
Innovate UK are funding, and we’re delivering, the Global Business Accelerator programme which will see cohorts of up to 15 high growth businesses explore and exploit the opportunities in specific countries and market / technology areas.
Want to apply? Read on.
Support for high growth businesses
Building collaborations and partnerships as well as understanding the needs of different markets are often the barriers stopping businesses expanding globally. This programme, therefore, will support businesses through that and follow-up activity to maximise their chances of success and achieve the greatest impact.
Three phases: get ready, visit, exploit
Getting ready for market
A ‘getting ready for market’ phase (prior to going out to the country) will ensure the businesses understand the market, how to operate in the market, understand the target sector/technology in the country, and receive help to find partners and arrange meetings in advance. This phase will include pitch training for each business so that they can easily articulate their business and value proposition.
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