BBAA Networking Dinner & Winter Investment Workshop 2012

25 January 2012 - 26 January 2012

BBAA Networking Dinner 25th January 2012

Location: The Royal Society, Carlton Terrace, London SW1

BBAA Winter Investment Workshop 26th January 2012

Location: NESTA, 1 Plough Place, London EC4A 1DE

Catalysing Growth in Angel Investing

With several new initiatives and tax measures being launched this week, and with angel investing becoming increasingly significant in the growth agenda, this event will offer a unique opportunity to review the impact of these new developments as potential catalysers for growing angel and early stage investing in the UK.

This Networking Dinner event will be held on Wednesday 25 January 2012 at The Royal Society, the evening before the Workshop. It will be an exciting opportunity to meet and interact with colleagues from the early stage investment community, whilst enjoying dinner and drinks reception. We are also delighted to announce that Ian Livingstone, Life President of Eidos and one the UK’s founding fathers of interactive entertainment and the UK games industry - the man behind Dungeons and Dragons, Lara Croft & Tomb Raider,will be our After Dinner speaker on 25th January.

The Winter Investment Workshop will be held on 26January 2012 at NESTA (the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts). The event will include the recent policy and finance initiatives, announced by the Chancellor in his Autumn Statement to support early stage investing as well as latest developments and trends in the investment market. The following topics will be covered by expert panellists and speakers (TBC):

-          The Economic forecast for investing in 2012

-          New developments in the Angel Market – The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme and the new Co Investment Fund

-          How the Banks and the Business Growth Fund are interfacing with the Angel Market

-          New models of acceleration for early stage entrepreneurs

-          Equity investing to support internationalisation of high growth businesses

-          From Vision to Investment – case studies of successful entrepreneurs

-          An overview of high growth sectors for investing

Please visit BBAA website for more information and details of how to register.

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