2008-12-11 18:00
2008-12-11 21:00

NS20 Northern Dragon's Lair

North of England's premier event for Digital Startups to present their businesses to an audience of like minded individuals made up of entrepreneurs, investors, deal makers and service providers, in an informal setting. But this time, there is a twist. Yes, we are bringing our own Dragon's. See below for details of our Dragons.


18:00 to 18:30 Registration & Networking
18:30 to 18:45 2009 Programme
18:45 to 19:45 Session 1: 3 Pitches & Grilling by the Dragons
19:45 to 20:00 Break
20:00 to 21:00 Session 2: 3 Pitches & Grilling by the Dragons

5 min pitch + 15 min Q&A

Kro bar (opposite venue) for networking till early hours


StevePurdham's picture Roy Shelton's picture PaulBarraclough's picture CarlAllen's picture
L to R: Steve Purdham (CEO, We7.com), Roy Shelton (DropJaw Ventures and CEO Next2Friends.com), Paul Barraclough (TechMentor), Andrew Burton (Managing Director, Viking Fund) and Carl Allen (Managing Director, Alchemy Business Accelerator)

Pitching Companies:

1. Locally Compared - Steve Shinn
2. Phone from here - Georgia
3. Ibexis - Andy Jones
4. Competitive Urge - Dr. Phil Worthingdon
5. Talent On View - Lisa Scales
6. Face Tec - John Bickley
7. Robotics - John Jones
8. Instant Ticket Seller - Peter Rosenfeld

Prizes Pitching Companies (selection criteria to be announced)

Goodies for grab on the night include:
1. ThinSpace 5 thin clients (good for a small office/home working environment).
2. Roy Shelton: Half day consultancy + £1000 of ads on Next2Friends.com
3. Aaron Partners: 1/2 day legal advice to winner + 1 hr legal advice to runner up
4. The Lever: 1/2 day consultancy on marketing
communication strategy

Attendance Fees (inclusive of VAT):

£10 for students (discount only available for full-time students - don't abuse)
£25 for eOffice Community (must inform prior to event)
£30 for all others.

Please bring correct amount in cash, cheque (payable to eveo Ltd) or bank transfer directly to Account No. 21281917 Sort Code 40-17-06. Please use reference "NS20Dec08". Press thumbnail to access invoice.

Northern StartUps - 11th Dec 2008 - Invoice

Note: Annual individual subscription is £250 and annual enterprise subscription is £500 for 3 individuals from the company. All inclusive of VAT

Disclaimer: We cannot 100% guarantee the presence of speakers and companies identified here.

My friends at Twitter helped me to firm up the title for this event, "The Dragon's Lair", especially Paul Kinlan from Liverpool


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