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The Mayor of London’s TechInvest: AR and VR

This event has already taken place and is no longer accepting applications

The second event in the Mayor of London’s TechInvest Programme will showcase the best of London’s Augmented and Virtual Reality tech businesses. We are looking for startup, early stage or scaling AR and VR businesses that offer a strong capacity for value creation in the future of this growing sector. Businesses applying should be based in London, actively seeking investment and demonstrate a strong potential for innovation and creativity through the use of AR and VR here in London. Our industry expert panel of judges will select the top-10 applications that truly show potential to scale and add value to the AR and VR tech sectors. The top-10 selected businesses will have the opportunity present their business and network to an audience of over 120 Angel Investors, VC’s and industry elites.


Start-up, early stage or scaling up businesses that demonstrate strong capacity for value creation through the use of Augmented or Virtual Reality, are invited to compete for a coveted top-10 pitch spot.

Does your business offer efficiency, scale or speed to your sector?

Are you looking to access equity investment?


The competition series for Event 2: AR and VR runs February 05 to February 25, 2018

Applicants will be considered by an esteemed panel of judges and informed of their success March 05, 2018

Winners will receive UKBAA expert bespoke guidance and tools in developing their pitch and one to one mentoring

Presenters will gain extensive profile and promotion as part of this prestigious tech programme as part of Mayor of London’s campaign to promote London as a global tech hub



Principle - Atomico

Ben Blume


Partner - MMC Ventures

Simon Menashy


Head of Immersive - Digital Catapult

Aurelien Simon


CEO & Founder - Power to the Pixel

Liz Rosenthal


Director - InnovationRCA Royal College of Art

Dr Nadia Danhash


Venture VC – Edge Investments

Josh Burge


Marketing Support