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IET Conference

Upcoming events
IET Conference
17 Mar

Catch Philip O'Reilly at IET Conference - the conference that is working to engineer a better world. Phil will be talking about Draper Esprit & what we look for when we back founders.

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Blockchain Week

Upcoming events
Blockchain Week
6 Mar

Fintech World Wide brings together a global community and offers Data Benchmarking, opportunity, threat and global first insights like no other place. You won’t be able to access this many vetted experts, or information all in one hotspot like a FTWW conference. Want to get in touch? Vinoth Jayakumar will be in there, as well as on stage.

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Startup Grind 2020

Upcoming events
Startup Grind 2020
25–26 Feb

Catch our Venture Partner Brian Caufield at Startup Grind Barcelona, discussing how entrepreneurs raise and some of the pitfalls they make. As well as Nikki McClafferty at Startup Grind London, discussing some of the fundraising challenges entrepreneurs face, after our Portfolio company & founder, Chris Morton, Lyst.

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Office Hours

Past events
Office Hours
4 Feb

Fancy catching some office hours with Edel Coen? Don't hesitate to get in touch.

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Draper Esprit Investor Day

Past events
Draper Esprit Investor Day
3 Feb

Our annual Investor Day - reflecting on a year of progress and showcasing the hard work, talent and dedication of the teams we back.

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Velocity²

Past events
Velocity²
29–30 Jan

Velocity² is bringing together leaders from Europe’s most successful and fastest growing technology businesses with growth stage investors for two days of business growth inspiration. Join us on stage and for roundtables alongside Sheridans.

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Magnitude

Past events
Magnitude
29 Jan

Draper Esprit and Sheridan’s present magnitude, the official afterparty of Velocity². Bringing together top tier advisors, corporates, startups, and VCs, we will celebrate Europe’s flourishing tech ecosystem. Hosted at the exclusive Eight Club, there’ll be food, drink, music, and great chat.

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UKTN Events

Past events
UKTN Events
29 Jan

Calling all tech founders who are planning to exit! Kick off 2020 with a focus on ‘How' to exit your tech startup, and ‘When’ you should start preparing for exit, with Edel Coen.

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Global firepower

From Silicon Valley to China, Mexico to Japan, Portugal to Finland, the Draper Venture Network has you covered. Whether you are looking to launch in a new market, make commercial connections, or fundraise internationally, we have your back.

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