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[London, England] Masterclass on Investing in Blockchain

October 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE

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The World’s first blockchain professional investors’ network joins forces with the leading UK angel body to educate its investors and connect them with qualified deal-flow.

The event will be free to attend for approved participants and will be held on the evening of Tuesday the 18th of October 2016 at Central Working (1st Floor) 69-89 Mile End Road E1 4TT, London. Registration will begin at 6pm and will be open to the UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) members and other certified professional investors via RSVP only on the eventbrite link here.  

Blockchain Angels, in conjunction with the UKBAA, are proud to announce a ‘Masterclass on Investing in Blockchain’ hosted at the London startup accelerator Central Working.

The event will host 125 leading angel investors, corporate venturing arms, family offices and VCs actively looking to invest in blockchain startups. The first half of the evening will include a masterclass on investing in blockchain, offering an opportunity for investors to learn more about the opportunities in this exciting emerging area led by one of Europe’s leading blockchain investors, Jamie Burke. This will be followed by the opportunity to see pitches from five selected entrepreneurs offering innovations in blockchain across a range of sectors beyond just fintech.

‘’There are many new fundraising models being experimented within the blockchain space however what any startup ecosystem needs in its early stages is ‘smart money’. That is, investors who not only provide capital but also offer experience, connections and support. Blockchain Angels raison d’etre is to educate professional investors and connect them to quality startups to increase deal-flow and accelerate the industry’’, says founder and CEO of Blockchain Angels Jamie Burke.

Founder, Publisher and Editor in Chief of Blockchain News and co-founder and director at Blockchain Partners in London/Amsterdam/NYC, Richard Kastelein is also an advisor with a number Blockchain startups doing ICOs including DECENT.ch, Inchain, Humaniq, Chronobank, eGaas and others.

He is regarded as one of the top journalists by the Blockchain and fintech communities – as is evident by his entry in the Top 150 Fintech journalists online and in the top 10 of the Blockchain Top 100 List. As a prominent keynote presenter, he has spoken on Blockchain at events in Gdansk, Amsterdam, Minsk, Dubai, Antwerp, Eindhoven etc, where he helped spread the cause for Blockchain technology and crypto-currency and, consequently, has built a notable network inthe scene.

In 2013, the European Commission appointed him as an expert for overseeing financing for emerging startups as a part of the European Commission’s 90 billion euro Horizon 2020 project, created in Brussels to promote innovation as a driving force of job creation and business ventures across Europe. He has also worked as an external expert for Innovate UK since 2012, judging startups for the UK government.

Details

Date:
October 18, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/investing-in-blockchain-masterclass-5-x-startup-pitch-session-tickets-27769881463

Organizer

Jamie Burke
Email:
jamie@blockchainangels.eu
Website:
http://www.outlierventures.io

Venue

Central Working (1st Floor)
69-89 Mile End Road
London,LondonE1 4TT United Kingdom
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