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Funding for Science, Tech & Innovations
June 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
If you’re in a science or tech sector, or offering an innovative solution to the market, then this event is for you.
Tech sector is the most actively supported and has the highest success rate, and yet a number of tech startups and SMEs are still struggling to secure funding.
Why so? Simply because they don’t always know what their options are.
We’re bringing together the best funders and advisors who can help you to boost your science, tech or innovative venture! Don’t miss out on your chance to meet leading industry VCs & Accelerators!
Companies you’ll be meeting:
Oxford Capital is a VC, investing in early stage UK tech businesses. They typically invest once a company has a product and is starting to commercialise. Current areas of interest include eCommerce, FinTech, Digital Health, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, but their past investments also include a wide range of different sectors, from genetically modified insect technologies to mobile gaming.
Microsoft Accelerator provides the support and resources necessary to building a sustainable company and scaling up every aspect the business.: CEO coaching, team culture development, recruiting talent, creating distribution channels with global Fortune 500s, learning how to work with big corporates and developing new markets, while serving as a strategic partner for startups and provide unparalleled routes to market by connecting startups with their global network of customers, partners, VCs, business mentors and technical experts.
Meriwether Beckwith joined Oxford Capital as part of the Ventures team, where he sources potential investment opportunities, and supports existing portfolio companies.Prior to joining Oxford Capital Meriwether received a BA in Biological Sciences from Oxford university, and gained experience in venture capital with Geneva based firm Endeavour Vision.
Kevin Monserrat is the Marketing Manager at Microsoft Accelerator London. Prior to his current role, Kevin was the Head of Business Development and Partnerships for Ztudium a big data business intelligence provider for business finance and markets where he built a fierce reputation with Private Equity/Hedge Funds like Global Alternative Investment Manage. His entrepreneurial mindset and passion for business led him to build the Light House for Scale-Ups and Investors in Europe. The past years, Kevin has reviewed 700+ start-ups, mentored 26 scale-ups in both marketing and fundraising strategy.
• 5.30-6.00pm: Arrival and Registration
• 6.00-6.10pm: Welcome from BFS & Sponsors
• 6:10-7.20pm: Presentations with Q&A
• 7.20-8.00pm: Business Showcase
• 8.00-9.00pm: Networking with Drinks
Arina Osiannaya, The Business Funding Show : The only place where you can meet top-finance providers on a regular basis.
A City Law Firm is a leading entrepreneur firm of regulated solicitors based in the heart of the City of London. They act for clients throughout London and the UK, as well as many overseas entities. Awarded Innovative Law Firm 2016, ACLF prides ourselves as those that think outside the box.
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