When: 13 June 2024
What time: 11:30 - 06:00 pm + networking drinks
Where: London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), 10 Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS

OBJECTIVE

Convene diverse Nordic tech founders and UK/international investors and partners to deliver investments for founders and deal flow for investors

WHO SHOULD GO? 

Diverse, fundraising Nordic tech founders and others looking at UK market expansion,  UK and international investors 

PROGRAMME

11.30-12.00: Registration, tea/coffee, light lunch and networking

 OPENING

Host: Jeanette Carlsson, Founder/CEO, Tech Nordic Advocates (TNA)

12.00-12.15: WELCOME

  • Ayuna Nechaeva, Director, Head of Europe, Primary Markets, LSEG
  • Per Thau, Chairman, Tech Nordic Advocates

12.15-12.30:  OPENING KEYNOTES

  • Sheila Flavell, CBE, President, techUK, "lessons from a female tech entrepreneur and the female founder fundraising landscape today" 
  • Russ Shaw CBE, Founder, Tech London Advocates and Global Tech Advocates 

INVESTMENT CLIMATE & FUNDING FEMALE FOUNDERS: INVESTOR PANEL

12.30-13.00: Investment climate and funding female founders, where are we? Has anything changed?

David B Horne: Investor, Diversity in Investment Champion; author of Funded Female Founders; Priya Guha MBE, Partner, Merian Ventures; Paul Price, IBM Ventures UK Leader; Clare Mitchell, VP, Fintech Venture and Growth, HSBC Innovation Banking (ex SVB)

Chair: Hazel Moore, OBE, Chairman and co-founder, FirstCapital and Tech Nordic Advocates Board Member

STARTUP/INVESTOR SPEED DATING 

13.00-13.40: Startup/Investor speed dating. Chair: Morten Høgh-Petersen, Partner, KPMG 

STARTUP PITCHES - PART 1

13.40-14.40: Startup pitches to investors - PART 1. Pitch chair: Dhaval Gore, Partner Communities Director, G-P

14.40 -15.00: Networking Coffee/tea

MORE STARTUP PITCHES  - PART 2
15.00-16.20: Startup pitches to investors - PART 2. Pitch chair: Sam Jalaei, Managing Partner, Head of Corporate M&A and Capital Markets, Magnusson

 LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE MARKET CLOSE FOR THE DAY  

16.20 -17.00: Market close  

17.00-18.00: Close and networking drinks