Tech East

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For the first time, TechEast brings together leading technology-sector businesses from Suffolk and Norfolk, to speak with one voice that’s heard across the UK and around the world.

A regional powerhouse of engineering excellence, TechEast will be recognised as the UK’s most open and collaborative digital tech cluster, where new companies and entrepreneurs can thrive and grow in a supportive environment.

We Want You To Be Part Of That Network.

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Benefits - 5 good reasons to sign up today

  1. 1 - A LONDON OFFICE

    TechEast membership (for businesses of two or more people) includes a key-card giving access to hot-desks and a meeting room in London, close to Liverpool Street station.

    Be smart! Run your business operations from the beautiful East of England, and have a sales base in London to close those big City deals.

  2. 2 - Global Brand Visibility

    TechEast has the vision to be a top-5 technology cluster by 2020, starting right now, chomping on the heels of Silicon Valley. Go big or go home.

    As a member, you’ll have the opportunity to share your news with national and international coverage – reaching potential customers, industry journalists and investors.

  3. 3 - NETWORKING PAR EXCELLENCE

    Today, growing a technology business is about partnerships and ecosystems of complimentary solutions, skill-sets and go-to-market channels.

    TechEast membership is an exclusive club of likeminded technology entrepreneurs, start-ups and large enterprises – sharing one goal: to grow and succeed together.

  4. 4 - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

    Did you know that in 2015 we organised a coalition bid for a £10m IoT project?  Could your business have been part of that coalition?  Better odds than winning the lottery…

    TechEast wants to know about your products and services, giving you the opportunity to be part of £multi-million regional funding deals. We’ll be part of your sales team.

  5. 5 - DISCOUNTED BUSINESS SERVICES

    TechEast has leading commercial partners across the legal, financial, insurance and recruitment sectors, to bring you expert advice and business services.

    As a member, you’ll enjoy preferential rates and exclusive deals. Take advantage of what’s on offer, and you could more than cover your membership fee in benefits.

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Which membership is for me?

There are a number of different TechEast membership categories to suit the size and needs of your digital tech business. These range from Individual membership to large company membership – for those with over 100 employees. There are also membership categories for professional services companies (e.g. recruitment, accountancy, legal, banking, insurance) called Corporate Affinity Partners and Patron organisations. Membership categories and annual fees are shown in the table below.

Membership Type
Individual
Micro
SME
Large
Patron
Corporate Affinity Partner
Employees
1
2-10
11-99
100+
Annual Fee
£99
£499
£999
£1,999
£10,000
£10,000
Benefits
Embassy
Sponsorship/Brand expsure
Provision of services

The Techeast Embassy

There is a TechEast Embassy near Liverpool Street Station at Central Working City (EC2A 4BT), available to all classes of member (except Individuals). Individual members wanting to access the Embassy should join as a Micro member.

At the TechEast Embassy there will be:

  • A shared space, close to Liverpool Street Station, creating a virtual cluster of East of England digital tech businesses in London
  • Hot desks
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bookable meeting rooms
  • Events and networking opportunities
Corporate Affinity Partners

There is a special class of membership aimed at regional companies wanting to support TechEast members through the provision of products and services at preferential market rates.  You will enjoy exclusive representation within your industry sector for a one-year term, including significant brand exposure and marketing opportunities.

For all Corporate Affinity Partner enquiries, please contact Neil Miles at neil.miles@techeast.com

Patrons

Patron membership is for prestigious, well known brands that want to lend their support to the Tech community in the East of England. Patrons can expect brand exposure on all TechEast collateral and sponsors can expect to be invited to speak at key TechEast events

Other benefits include:

  • Influencing policy decisions in the East of England
  • High profile networking opportunities
  • Access to the TechEast London Embassy

For all Corporate Affinity Partner enquiries, please contact Neil Miles at neil.miles@techeast.com

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