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We're excited to represent the Thames Valley in the Startup Grind global entrepreneurial community. The Thames Valley has such a historic entrepreneurial and business ecosystem, being home to many corporations European HQs including Microsoft, Oracle, Pespico and Bayer to mention a few. In recent years, we have started to see the growth of the startup and scale-up ecosystem, with many of the regions clusters ranking highly in reports including the annual Tech Nation Report and DEMOS/PwC Good Growth for Cities Index. We look forward to welcoming you to one of our events throughout at the year. Outwith the events you can find us in the following co-working spaces, Fora and Central Working.

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Past Events

Black Leaders Month: Leveraging the Best of Google to Scale Your Startup + Key Findings from The Black Report

#SGVirtual: Sowing the Seed: What Investors Look for When Making Seed Investments - Chris Smith Playfair Capital

#SGWorkshop: The Roadmap to Getting Investment Ready and Getting Funded with SeedLegals

Crafting a Champion Beer and Raising Over a Million Pounds through Crowdfunding

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

#SGWomen: From Academia to Entrepreneurship - Real Life Lessons from Riham Satti

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

#RDGUK Office Hours - January Edition

Startup #Community End of Year Party

#RDGUK Office Hours - December Edition

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

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

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

The Business of Beer - Building Global Brewing Ventures

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

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

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

Jon Wright (Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments)

End of Year Thames Valley Startup Community Party

Norman Frankel (iCyber-Security)

Suzie Walker (The Primal Pantry)

#ThamesValley Startup Community Summer Party

Jacqueline de Rojas (techUK)

Mike Hockey (Roc Technologies)

Yasmina Siadatan (Mya Lacarte)

Jordan Fantaay (Fantoo)

Nick Coleman & Udhi Silva (Medical Supermarket)

Dan Winchester (Free Dating)

Sarah Giblin (Riut)

Peter Kemp (PeaQuai Advisory)

Geoff Roberts (Democrata)

Benjamin Ellis (Redcatco & SocialOptic)


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