Northern Start-Up 2.0

Event Info

Tue 15 Jul, 2008 from 6:15pm - 9:00pm
KPMG Manchester
Manchester, UK


North of England's premier event for Northern Digital Startups to meet, learn and share experience with like minded individuals made up of entrepreneurs, investors, deal makers and service providers, in an informal setting.

Are you a startup or early stage digital technology company? Or have you got a killer idea with some early code you want to tell others about? Are you looking for seedcorn or second round of funding, team members, mentors, partners, and/or ideas to commercialise your product? Do you need help writing your business plan? Or do you just like to hang out with startups? Have you got loads of money and love to invest in startups? Do you provide support services (e.g. PR)? Are you a blogger or journalist looking for breaking news? Then this event is for you.


18:15 to 19:00 Registration & Networking
19:00 to 19:45 Speeches
19:45 to 20:00 Break
20:00 to 21:00 Q&A/Panel

Speech 1 - Nic Brisbourne - DFJ Esprit

Speech 2 - Carl Allen - Regional Director - Gartner Invest EMEA

Speech 3 - Bert Navarrete - Internet Capital - USA

Panel Discussion

Panel discussion will focus on startup valuation, and active (hands-on) vs. passive (hands-off) equity investment.

Attendance Fees (inclusive of VAT):

£10 for students (must be in full time education and not working) £30 for all others

Note: Annual subscription for 12 events is £250 inclusive of VAT (31% better off).

For further information check out the event homepage


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