Ukraine and the United Kingdom launch UK-UA TechBridge to strengthen cooperation between the technology sectors of both countries and support Ukrainian IT.
A memorandum of cooperation was signed by the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and the UK Department for Business and Trade at the Ukrainian pavilion at Web Summit.
“The creation of the UK-UA TechBridge is another important step in strengthening the technological potential of our country. This is a new level of partnership between Ukrainian and British companies that will accelerate the dynamic and sustainable development of the Ukrainian digital economy,” said Oleksandr Borniakov, Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine.
The UK-UA TechBridge is:
- search for investments for startups on a convenient platform;
- joint projects with international partners;
- grant programs;
The UK-UA TechBridge will be launched in the near future. This platform is being created for matchmaking between startups and investors, companies and customers, as well as for the joint development of technology ecosystems in both countries.
In addition, the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and the UK Department of Business and Trade will promote the development of digital solutions between British and Ukrainian technology companies and the professional development of stakeholders in the IT sector.