San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The ORIGINAL and still the BEST
Co-Founder Dating & Speed Pitching event EVER!!
If you are looking for co-founders or connections in general; if you want to pitch your idea/product/service/skills/etc. or if you just want to come and watch an entertaining rapid fire event then this is THE one to attend.
6.00pm – Doors open
7.00pm – Event starts with welcome from the organisers
7.05pm - A word from our sponsors
7.15pm - Guest Speaker: Suzanne Noble
7.45pm – STRICTLY '30 second’ speed pitching**
8.15pm - Prize giving (we give away tons of prizes for the best pitches, best tweets, business card raffle draws, and so on…)
8.30pm - ‘Dating’ and networking
**Suggested breakdown for 30 second pitches
(Remember: practice makes perfect!):
10 secs -> Who you are
10 secs -> What you do/are working on
10 secs -> Who/what you are looking for
--> Watch this short video to get an idea of what the pitches look like
and how to make yours stand out from the crowd.
--> Here are some FAQs on how to get and make the most
out of our Speed Pitching events.
Suzanne Noble is the founder of Frugl, an events discovery marketplace for Londoners on a budget. Prior to creating Frugl, Suzanne spent over 20 years as a publicist, working with some of the world's leading entertainment companies.
You can find out more about Suzanne here.
"The Fundraising Nightmare and How to Avoid it!"
Suzanne is going to cover a number of areas in her talk including, but not limited to, the following:
-> What you need to successfully fundraise
-> When you should (and shouldn't) fundraise
-> The advantages of bootstrapping
-> Different ways to raise money
-> Investors: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly!
PS - If you would like to be one of the guest speakers, please email email@example.com for more details and/or to apply.
PPS - If you would like to become one of our sponsors, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and/or a sponsorship pack.
When & Where
Hipsters, Hackers & Hustlers
HHH is the largest community of tech startups in the UK with 40,000 members and growing.
Our mission is to inspire, educate and support tech startups to become fully fledged, successful businesses by providing them with innovative events, valuable resources, useful products and services, powerful introductions and all with a giant dollop of fun.
Come find out more here -> http://www.hipsters-hackers-hustlers.com