Our Budget Submission

Our Budget Submission

On March 18th, Chancellor George Osborne will give his final Budget before the General Election (on May 7th). We’re calling on the Chancellor to continue to support the digital economy by: Extending the Rent a Room scheme to cover other sharing economy...
Some good news on immigration

Some good news on immigration

Some great news for digital startups today as the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has recommended to the Home Office that several digital roles should be added to the Shortage Occupation List (SOL). We called for this in our Startup Manifesto, and have been...
Welcome Alex, new Coadec Chairman!

Welcome Alex, new Coadec Chairman!

 Welcome Alex! I am very pleased to announce that I have invited Alex Depledge, Co-founder and CEO of Hassle.com, to take my place as Chairman of Coadec. I am even more pleased to say that she has accepted my invitation.   Alex is a truly remarkable woman who...
A boost to the Coadec team

A boost to the Coadec team

24 February 2015: The leading advocate for digital startups, The Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec), has today announced two senior appointments, Alex Depledge and Eileen Burbidge, to its team as it prepares to step up its activity ahead of the General Election...
Startup Manifestos around Europe

Startup Manifestos around Europe

Last year we published our Startup Manifesto setting out 24 ideas for how the next government should continue to support digital startups in the UK. This is part of a growing movement for startup communities around the world to organise and engage with policy makers....