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Mayer Brown International LLP

201 Bishopsgate

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EC2M

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VC investments have been the back-bone of the current tech boom, supplying risk capital to young companies when they need it the most. In recent years alternative funding sources including ICOs, HNW/family office investments and government investment schemes have become more prevalent. What does the future hold for the VC industry?

During our event, we will discuss the benefits of different financing options and look at the future trends.

Agenda:

6:30 PM - doors opens & networking

7:00 PM - event kick-off, welcome from PLUGins and PCC Chapter Head & Mayer Brown LLP

7:20 PM - Intro to ICO run by

7:30 PM - panel discussion starts

~9:30 PM - panel ends, drinks, snacks & networking

10:30 PM - event finishes


Want to join the team or become a partner? Get in touch: london@weareplug.in!

Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Polish-Tech-Link-UK-PL/

Facebook Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/PLTechLink/

Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/PLUGinLONDON/


Organizers:

PLUG Polish Tech Link - the group was created to integrate Polish tech & startup community in the UK as well as to foster mutual business relations between the UK and Polish technology companies and mutually introduce the movers and shakers of both Polish as UK tech scenes. You can meet here Polish startups, VCs, people working in leading Polish and British tech companies, mentors, coaches etc.

Polish City Club (PCC) - is a members-only organization for senior-level Polish professionals working in London.

The Club’s mission is to integrate the professionals interested in building a well connected and successful Polish diaspora in the UK, actively promote Poland, facilitate knowledge exchange among Polish professionals, politicians and international communities and increase the interest of international business communities in Poland-related issues.

More on the website: http://www.polishcityclub.org/

Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/PolishCityClub?fref=ts


Sponsor and Venue partner:

Mayer Brown International LLP

Mayer Brown is a distinctively global law firm – uniquely positioned to advise the world's leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes. Our firm serves many of the world’s industry and financial services leaders, including a significant portion of the world’s largest banks and investment banks, as well as many Fortune 100, FTSE 100, CAC 40, DAX, Hang Seng and Nikkei index companies.

Mayer Brown's Asset-Based Lending (ABL) team operates from offices in New York, Chicago, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Singapore and Hong Kong. We frequently act on market-leading multi-jurisdictional deals, involving all of the key jurisdictions, where we have invested time in developing excellent relationships with experienced ABL local counsel. The majority of our work is cross-border, often working across the Atlantic and Pacific. We are particularly well-known for being at the forefront of innovation in the market by implementing new ABL structures, adapting existing structures for use in new jurisdictions and developing ABL deal structures using SPVs. Our market leading ABL practice is the sole Tier 1 firm both in the UK and EMEA (Legal 500). We continue to push the boundaries of ABL into new jurisdictions with both established and new market participants such as alternative credit providers.


Communication partners:

Wills Integrated

Technology partners

GetResponse

Brand24


Legal Partner

LAWMORE


Community Partner

Polish Professionals in London - PPL is an organization of Polish professionals who want to take part and organize interesting projects, meet interesting guests and meet people with similar interests. PPL aims to help professional and promote a positive image of Poles in multicultural British society.


More on the website: https://www.polishprofessionals.org.uk/

Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4745147762/?fref=tsVenue



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Would you like to be a speaker at the next event or partner with us?

Please contact Anna Kondratiuk at: Anna.Kondratiuk@weareplug.in

Want to join the team or become a partner? Get in touch: london@weareplug.in!

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