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Thursday, September 27

Attracting, Engaging & Retaining Talent, How Great Companies Succeed - The Open Blend Journey

SG Fireside Chat

Anna Rasmussen is the Founder & CEO of Open Blend an online platform that helps forward-looking companies meet the needs of the modern-day workforce, giving them a competitive edge in attracting, retaining and getting the most out of the best talent. Anna has worked with leading companies including American Express, Yahoo and BT to help them improve staff wellbeing.

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Thursday, October 18

Turning Up the Volume - How Conversational Artificial Intelligence & Robotics are Changing the World

SG Fireside Chat

Chris Sykes is the Founder, CEO and Head of AI & Robotics at Volume a technology-agnostic developer of experiential artificial intelligence (EAI) solutions. Focusing on the three key pillars of EAI, Volume creates immersive experiences using Conversational AI Platforms, humanoid robots and virtual-/augmented-reality solutions for businesses looking to improve customer experience.

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Thursday, November 29

Scaling to Acquisition: Everything Founders & Executives of High Growth Ventures Should Know

SG Fireside Chat

Adam Hale, has spent more than 30 years helping technology-centric businesses to become global leaders – and is particularly passionate about the connection between technology and people. Adam was brought in as the scale-up CEO for Fairsail and enabled the company to scale up by raising angel funding and growth capital, before negotiating its acquisition to Sage Plc for £110 million.

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Thursday, January 31

M&A: A Powerful Growth Strategy for Companies - In Conversation with Dave Rebbettes Co-Founder BCMS

SG Fireside Chat

Dave is a founding director of BCMS, an expert in the company sale process, and an acknowledged thought leader within the M&A industry. BCMS was founded in 1989 and is a leading specialist M&A advisor to shareholders and owner-managers looking to sell all or part of their business. In the past decade alone, they have completed over 600 M&A deals.

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Past Events

The Business of Beer - Building Global Brewing Ventures

The Business of Beer - Building Global Brewing Ventures

Entrepreneur Turned Ardent Philanthropist, Pioneering Foundations. The Dame Stephanie Story

Entrepreneur Turned Ardent Philanthropist, Pioneering Foundations. The Dame Stephanie Story

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

Attracting, Engaging & Retaining Talent, How Great Companies Succeed - The Open Blend Journey

Attracting, Engaging & Retaining Talent, How Great Companies Succeed - The Open Blend Journey

#SGWomen - Leveraging the Power of Social Media to Build Your Personal Brand

#SGWomen - Leveraging the Power of Social Media to Build Your Personal Brand

Jon Wright (Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments)

Jon Wright (Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments)

End of Year Thames Valley Startup Community Party

End of Year Thames Valley Startup Community Party

Norman Frankel (iCyber-Security)

Norman Frankel (iCyber-Security)

Suzie Walker (The Primal Pantry)

Suzie Walker (The Primal Pantry)

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

Jacqueline de Rojas (techUK)

Jacqueline de Rojas (techUK)

Mike Hockey (Roc Technologies)

Mike Hockey (Roc Technologies)

Yasmina Siadatan (Mya Lacarte)

Yasmina Siadatan (Mya Lacarte)

Jordan Fantaay (Fantoo)

Jordan Fantaay (Fantoo)

Nick Coleman & Udhi Silva (Medical Supermarket)

Nick Coleman & Udhi Silva (Medical Supermarket)

Dan Winchester (Free Dating)

Dan Winchester (Free Dating)

Sarah Giblin (Riut)

Sarah Giblin (Riut)

Peter Kemp (PeaQuai Advisory)

Peter Kemp (PeaQuai Advisory)

Geoff Roberts (Democrata)

Geoff Roberts (Democrata)

Benjamin Ellis (Redcatco & SocialOptic)

Benjamin Ellis (Redcatco & SocialOptic)

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Organizers

Phin Mpofu

Phin Mpofu

Startup Grind

Director, Thames Valley
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Louize Clarke (Reading, UK)

Louize Clarke (Reading, UK)

ConnectTVT

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Zak Nason

Zak Nason

Oracle

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Caroline Anamoah

Caroline Anamoah

Commonsenseconnections

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Andrei Sirbu

Andrei Sirbu

Readsters LTD

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Alex Christou

Alex Christou

Airbyte

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Hannah Houston

Hannah Houston

Houston Agencies

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Kris Bogdanov

Kris Bogdanov

Airbyte

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