Airbnb Startup Experience, London

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Piccadilly Circus



United Kingdom

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Event description


Join this mind-shifting, learning experience exploring inside London's world of entrepreneurs, tech startups and innovation today, in a revolutionary new way - with Airbnb.

Why join.

With Airbnb, the world's largest community driven hospitality company, the Airbnb Startup Experience, London Programme, revolutionises how people from around the world explore, experience and learn about building and accelerating startups in London's ecosystem - in just one afternoon.

Now joined by more than 500 entrepreneurs, startup founders, corporate managers, Silicon Valley teams from Apple to Google, government officials, MBA students, London startup events enthusiasts, social media influencers and innovators working in startups from more than 140 cities around the world.

What you'll experience.

Discover London's startup culture.

We begin at one of London's biggest entrepreneur programmes, with data and insights about the rise of London's tech startup ecosystem - from its hackathon event days to its community today, new players and market trends.

Learn how entrepreneurs build innovative new startups.

Then, you'll learn the startup process, and how entrepreneurs address big problems, create new business models and build innovative companies today - in artificial intelligence, fintech, blockchain, property tech, fashion and more - all within startup communities. Also, discover what investors look for when funding startups and why, how to pitch for investment, how to apply to accelerators or work in startups.

Participate in an innovation thinking masterclass.

Finally, we'll do a masterclass on innovation and design thinking, as we explore one of the best locations in Europe for innovation and the design thinking behind products that have changed the world. From brands like Apple to revolutionary technologies of the future, like augmented reality, smart cities, fashion tech and 3D printing.

Get answers and build your connections.

Get answers to questions, work through your next steps in your startup journey and build your network in London's startup community - in this truly eye-opening, mind-shifting, learning experience - for individuals, partners, corporate managers and teams, and educational groups.

What's the format.

11am start*

A hugely interactive and practical exploration designed especially for individuals and small groups, for better discussion and learning.

3pm finish

We finish the day in High Street Kensington.

*The full meeting address is in your booking confirmation email.

Corporate teams or large educational groups of 9+.

Organise a private one or two day experience for your corporate team or larger group of 9+ people, to learn about new market trends, participate in activities on working better with startups and masterclasses on innovation and design thinking.

Who has attended already.

Startup founders, teams from Google, Apple and EBay, corporate managers, government officials, fashion tech and social media influencers, marketing managers, women in tech, London startup events enthusiasts and those wanting to work in startup jobs in London.

Organised by.

Anthony David King

Anthony David King develops new kinds of startup programmes for innovators, partners and tech communities around the world, including Airbnb, Wayra Telefonica, Techstars Startup Weekend, Silicon Valley Comes to the UK, London Tech City and many others, to build new ventures and address future trends -- with a mission to revolutionise the world’s human and startup experience.



The global travel community that uniquely leverages technology to economically empower millions of people around the world to unlock and monetize their spaces, passions and talents.

More than 230+ reviews


"Game changer experience" - Rui


"The best thing I've done this year" - Goeun


"A masterclass in building a start up company." - Ayob


"The Startup Experience topped my imaginations by far!!" - Frank


"Probably the best startup event in London I've ever attended." - David


"Like someone was showing me electricity for the first time." - Barligea


"Beyond worth what we paid for - this was awesome!" - Adrianne


"If there were six stars, I would give six stars!" - Sasha

Read all 230+ reviews

Also runs during: London Tech Week, London Fashion Week, London Job Fair, Open House London, Women in Tech, Startup Grind, Black History Month, Diversity in Tech events.

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