The Opportunities and Challenges of Attracting Exceptional Tech Talent

March 21, 2019, 8:00 am - 11:30 am, Details on Eventbrite

Tech Nation Visa Breakfast with LinkedIn, Improbable, Finastra, Techstars, 11:FS and Talentful

Join Tech Nation for an engaging and insightful panel discussion with some of the UK’s leading tech companies and talent organisations, exploring the opportunities and challenges regarding the hiring of international talent in these most exceptional of times!

Why attend?

  • Find out how the Tech Nation Visa makes it possible for leading tech talent from around the world to come and work in the UK’s digital technology sector, including other useful immigration information

  • Unique opportunity to hear from leading UK tech companies and talent professionals regarding their approach to hiring talent and their view of the potential impact of Brexit on their strategies

  • Engage with the panel to help inform your own strategy for hiring talent now and in the future

  • Great networking opportunity with an audience of like-minded tech professionals, executives and founders all focussed on the issue of talent


08:00 - Registration with complimentary breakfast

08:45 - Opening

09:00 - Welcome by Tech Nation, Director of Entrepreneur Success

09:10 - Presentation by Fragomen on Tech Nation Visa

09:30 - Panel session hosted by Linkedin's Managing Editor Katie Carroll, featuring:

- Andy King, Global Mobility Manager, Improbable

- Jhanelle Osbourne-Burke, Global Head of Mobility, Finastra

- Kartik Varma, Managing Director of Barclays Accelerator, Techstars

- Sophie Theen, Global Head of HR & Talent, 11:FS

- George Morriss, Director, Startups, Talentful

10:15 - Audience Q&A with Panel

10:45 - Networking

11:30 - Event close

Find out more about the Tech Nation Visa here

We look forward to seeing you there!

The Tech Nation Team

Thank you to our programme partner