Department for International Trade, the British Embassy Bucharest in partnership with Speedinvest, Hoxton Ventures, OTB Ventures and Nomagic.ai organizes a webinar on UK – CEE VC fundraising: what to expect in post-COVID19 reality? It will be run on MS Teams on 27th of May, 16.00-17.30 CET
After several years of fund raising “bonanza” COVID19 made the process more challenging. Today and for the foreseeable future money becomes scarce and raising it in CEE & the UK might require different strategies.
This webinar gives a VC perspective on what can help startups traverse the crisis, look at the UK tech ecosystem and adjust scale-up strategies accordingly. The webinar will be in a form of a fireside chat/panel discussion that will revolve around the synergies in the UK & CEE, cooperation and potential for COVID19 related tech funding.
Time: 27th of May, 4.00-5.30 pm (CET) via MS Teams
Moderator:Tony Hughes, dealmaker, Global Entrepreneur Programme, DIT
- Magda Posluszny, Associate, Speedinvest x (London)
- Marcin Hejka, Managing Partner, OTB Ventures (Warsaw)
- Rob Kniaz, Partner, Hoxton Ventures (London)
16.00-16.30 Raising funds in CEE & the UK in the times of pandemic. What to expect?
16.30 – 16.45 Q&A16.45 – 17.15 Fireside chat: Raising an international round via London: experiences, tips, lessons learned
- Tony Hughes, dealmaker, Global Entrepreneur Programme, DIT
- Kacper Nowicki, CEO, Nomagic.ai
17.15 – 17.30 Q&A