Creative Ways to Fund

November 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

An afternoon of speakers sharing their funding stories. We’re connecting with the finance community for this one. We’ll have talks from crowd funding platforms, VCs and angel investors through to bootstrapped start-ups to shed light on the truth about showing the money.

Merlie Calvert, CEO, Farillio
Tackling the Fundraising Paradoxes. Merlie will be drawing on her own experience and learnings, also those of a number of her fellow founder peers.

Mads Faurholt & Lars Tvede
Building Your Business From Start to Success. Serial entrepreneurs who combined have founded over 30 companies with thousands of employees across 20 or so countries in industries from tech to education to HR, and they have sold and IPO’d businesses for hundreds of millions of dollars.

Katrina Larkin, Co-Founder, Fora Spaces
Katrina will be joining our scale-up funding panel to share the Fora journey so far.

Jurek Sikorski, Executive Director, Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship
Jurek will be hosting the ConnectTVT 50 Game Changers Panel Session
Speakers will be revealed after the official 2018 unveil on the 14th October.

Keith Teare, Executive Chairman, ADV
Thinking big and acting small: a talk about how the different ways. Keith has acted and operated throughout his long career as an entrepreneur. A good lesson for founders in their attitude to scaling big but remaining humble along the way.


November 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Festival of Digital Disruption
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