2023.05.12 - 2023.05.12.
Taeje Park, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kickstart Asia, attended the ‘Startup Fest’ held in Manchester, UK as a speaker and gave a presentation on the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Korea and the UK.
Startup Fest is a leading startup forum in England, where venture capitalists, accelerators, incubators, startups and other industry leaders from major cities such as London, Manchester, Oxford and Cambridge gather every year to share discourse on the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
This year’s Startup Fest was held in Manchester and many experts attended with the theme of entrepreneurial storytelling. Not only Taeje Park, Chairman of Kickstart Asia, but also Startup Builder, Manchester Angel, The Pitch and other experts in the entrepreneurial ecosystem gave presentations.
Manchester, UK is known as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution and is still considered one of the most dynamic entrepreneurial ecosystems in Europe. The agenda of the Manchester School of Free Trade, Cooperatives and Social Enterprises has had a great impact on human history and is now presenting new discourses to the world. It is attracting attention with topics such as social ventures, sustainable development and transformative innovation.