startups

Confirmed Companies Joining Us On Digital Mission China


The digital mission to China and the Shenzhen Maker Faire is approaching ever closer, but fear not, there is still time to apply if you’re a maker, creative technologist or entrepreneur and want to come along and partake in our specially tailored week-long programme.  

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Pitch Workshop (TechPitch 4.5)

How to pitch your company in 3 minutes. Free pitch-training workshops that provide the crucial first step for startups looking for funding.

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Date: 25 March 2014
Location: Pennington Manches offices, UK

Music TechPitch 4.5

Music TechPitch 4.5 is a platform to enable startups specifically within the music-tech industry from all across Europe to showcase their business proposition to a relevant wider audience, including VCs, music industry professionals and experts, journalists, as well as other aspiring and successful music and tech entrepreneurs.

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Date: 8 April 2014
Location: Ernst & Young Offices, UK

Planning US Expansion? Join the Digital Mission to NYC for Social Media Week (17-21 Feb)

New York Bound by Aaron Vince

Thinking of tackling the US market? Have existing clients and need to open an office in the Big Apple? Need to boost your profile in the States?

Good news, Digital Mission is back, taking a group of fast-growing digital SMEs to Social Media Week New York (SMWNYC).

The trip, designed specifically for UK-based digital firms to understand the opportunities and challenges of developing business and investment in the US includes a dedicated programme of activities and an Insider Pass for SMWNYC.

And in even better news, our friends at UKTI London have secured grants for London-based SMEs.

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Digital Healthcare Surgery Thu 23rd Jan: Knowledge Sharing and Networking


Digital businesses can exploit real and lucrative opportunities in healthcare. That’s the message of a new half-day event from IC tomorrow.

Taking place in London on 23 January 2014, it will focus on ways of accessing data, showing routes to market and how to find like-minded collaborators.

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SME Growth Hack Programme Announced: Duedil, Market Invoice, Eventbrite, Startup Britain & more

SME Growth Hack Speakers Mosaic

Want to grow your business? Spending too much time working in the business and not enough developing it?

Help is at hand with next week's SME Growth Hack day (Thu 21 Nov), which thanks to support from UK Trade & Investment is free to attend.

The day includes a programme of expert speakers from Market Invoice, Eventbrite, Constant Contact, Duedil, Alibaba, Startup Britain and more.

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Digital Innovation Contest – Games: Briefing Event

IC tomorrow has launched the £125k 'Digital Innovation Contest – Games' with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE), Crytek UK, Intel, Google Chrome, ODEON Cinemas and Pinewood Studios. Winners retain their full IP and receive up to £25k in prototype funding. A briefing event will be held in London for potential entrants on 19 September.

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Date: 19 September 2013
Location: Rich Mix, UK

Demo Day comes to SMWLDN!

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Chinwag, in association with Capital List, are pleased to announce the first Social Media Week London Demo Day (Fri Sep 27).

SMWLDN Demo Day is an opportunity for firms and startups to showcase the products and innovations which will drive the future of Social Media. Firms will face questions from an audience of leading brands, agencies, investors, analysts and press.

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Seedcamp Week London

Apply to Seedcamp Week London now!

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Date: 2 September 2013
Location: Campus, UK

#HNLondon, May 2013 featuring Sanderson Jones

The next event will be on Thursday, 16th May, where will once once again be joined by Sanderson Jones as our compere for the evening. I am still sourcing talks, though I expect one of the highlights to be something cool on 3D printing.

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Date: 16 May 2013
Location: Central Foundation Boys School, UK

TechHub Tuesday Demo Night: Events, Leisure and Travel

Come along, grab a beer and find out what everyone at TechHub has been working on.

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Date: 7 May 2013
Location: [email protected], UK

Let's meet and talk about e-mail. With a few beers ;-)

We love email. Do you?

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Date: 11 April 2013
Location: The Windmill‎, London, UK

Start-Up Diaries: Tips for Brits taking on the US

Table Crowd New York

I was part of Digital Mission to New York, and picked up some great tips for UK businesses wanting to take a bite out of the Big Apple and beyond.

Here’s a round-up of the key things you need to know before heading Stateside.

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Sweet Retweets: Social media surgery for startups

In this informal workshop we'll share practical tips on writing for social media which startups and small businesses can apply straight away, whatever their budget.

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Date: 16 April 2013
Location: Google Campus, UK

Start-Up Diaries: TableCrowd goes to NYC [video]

Digital Mission

Kate Jackson is Founder of TableCrowd, a social dining network. We think she lives on a Lear Jet, circling the globe like the twitchy billionaire in Contact

Monday. Joined Chinwag’s Digital Mission direct from San Francisco. Booked in fundraising and partnership meetings around the hectic DM and Social Media Week schedule. Met my fellow travellers over informal drinks in Manhattan.

Tuesday. Master class from attorneys at Venable LLP on how foreign companies can operate/raise money in the US. Attended first SMW event: roundtable discussion from published social media authors where, bang on trend, there were prizes for the most prolific event tweeters!

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