startups

China for Startups: 5 Things You Should Know

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Startling economic growth, a colossal population with staggering spending power and a large, active and growing investment community are just a few of the reasons why startups are beginning to ponder the opportunities in China.

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How to Start a Career in UX Design

We've got a short, practical & affordable weekend course on how to start a career in UX run by professional designers, that covers what a day of a UX designer looks like, how to create portfolio, finding a perfect job, startups vs big companies, interview tips, market rates.

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Date: 25 February 2017
Location: School of UX, UK

Corporate Innovation: The Future Of Business

We're inviting leaders in corporate innovation from DELL, Havas Media, MassChallenge and Digital Catapult to share their thoughts on how they work with start-ups, attract talent and embrace digital transformation. There will also be drinks and snacks provided.

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Date: 29 November 2016
Location: General Assembly Aldgate East Campus, UK

Blockchain Storm Zurich

Conference on Crypto Economy, Blockchain & Banking, Application of Distributed Ledger Technology across industries featuring Charles Hoskinson, former CEO Ethereum, Mathias Bucher, Spiros Margaris, Eddy Travia, Bruce Pon, Arifa Khan

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Date: 20 January 2016
Location: University of Zurich, CH

Digital Transport Speed Networking

The KTN is hosting an exclusive Digital Transport Speed Networking event on the 8th December that will bring industry leaders together with high-growth potential entrepreneurs offering innovative digital solutions that use data to transform the transport industry. To take part, apply by Monday 21st November: bit.ly/DigitalTransportSN

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Date: 8 December 2016
Location: The Digital Engineering Test Centre, UK

London Food Tech Week

London Food Tech Week is the world’s largest week-long celebration, showcase and collaboration of the companies and trends that are transforming Food Tech and the future of food. We’re offering Chinwag members 20% off tickets.

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Date: 17 October 2016
Location: Various locations - Zone 1 London, UK

Preparing UK Start Ups for 4YFN 2017

Free workshop: How startups can get the most from world-leading 4YFN conference in Barcelona including DIT (government) grants.

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Date: 23 September 2016
Location: GSMA Head Office, UK

Success in the US: Getting Investment, Building Business

Join us for an evening exploring the world’s biggest tech market, the USA. Discover the market opportunities, how to build your business and hear how to target US VCs to secure investment. Oh, it's free!

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Date: 18 July 2016
Location: Club Workspace London Bridge, UK

Looking For New Funding? Pitch LDN Welcomes Startups to Pitch to Investors in London *22 June*

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We’re delighted to announce the inaugural Pitch LDN, taking place on Wednesday 22 June with our hosts KPMG at the beautiful new Huckletree building in Shoreditch.

 

Similar to Pitch NYC, the event provides a pitch platform for later-stage startups looking for their next round of funding. Innovative companies coming to London for London Tech Week from in and around the UK are encouraged to apply who work within the following sectors: Fintech, Cybersecurity, Enterprise, Analytics, Consumer, Marketplaces, FashTech, Ecommerce, Apps, Gaming, HealthTech, IoT, Big Data and AI/Machine Learning.

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Power of Branding

Personal Branding can help you stand out from your competitors, add value to your startup, make connections and engage with your customers. It is a way of clearly highlighting what makes you different than others.

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Date: 26 May 2016
Location: Pivotal Labs, UK

Fintech Storm London Summit 14 July 2016

A full day Annual Summit featuring 9 key Fintech tracks and 25+ best of the pick speakers for the most invigorating debates all day on the future of banking, financial services, payments & Fintech including latest technologies like Blockchain.

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Date: 14 July 2016
Location: Guoman Tower Hotel, London, E1W1LD, UK

India Funding Conclave for All Startups, SMEs of any industry & sector & India Financial Forum 12-13 May 2016

India Summit 12-13 May 2016 Mumbai: Listen to Visionary Leaders and Founders; Raise Funding from seed to VC & PE & SME loans from banks; Startup Pitches & Investor Workshops

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Date: 12 May 2016
Location: Hotel St Regis, IN

PitchUp - Improve your chances of investment

PitchUp puts startups in front of mentors, investors and other entrepreneurs to increase their chances of investment or winning a new business deal. The secret sauce is feedback sessions that help the startup understand what investors and new customers are looking for from them.

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Date: 24 November 2015
Location: The Trampery, UK

Startupbootcamp's "Hack Insurance" Hackathon

Do you want to disrupt one of the most non-digital industries in the world and win the 5k prize? Are you a hard-core coder, a designer or just a hackathon obsessor?

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Date: 25 September 2015
Location: Rainmaking Loft, UK

Success in the US

Success in the US is an event for UK tech startups looking to grow in the US, located at WeWork in Spitalfields on Thursday 10th September. It's hosted by UKTI, Fried Frank, and Pitch NYC, and will include an expert panel of speakers of UK entrepreneurs and teams from UKTI USA.

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Date: 10 September 2015
Location: WeWork, UK