Venturefest Bristol and Bath concluded with a one day conference at Watershed, in Bristol, on 17th October 2017.
The event saw over 400 delegates attend throughout the day to: network; listen to seminars; collaborate and seek new lines of investment.
Key highlights included:
Keynotes from Tim Bowles, Mayor of the West of England; Kevin Baughan, Deputy CEO from Innovate UK and Will Robertson, Partner at Osborne Clarke;
Silicon Gorge Investor Pitching featuring 10 local startups;
Six workshops exploring how to make the most of funding opportunities;
Fifteen of the region’s top tech companies all of whom are advancing technology in the Smart City space;
Over four hours of seminars exploring the Smart City theme and encouraging lively debate.
The VFBB17 programme has taken place over eight months and has engaged over 1000 people during the many events that have taken place.
You can find out more on VFBB17 at: www.venturefestbb.com
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