15 Lucrative Venture Capital Events in London (2024)

Unlock the doors to success at the top venture capital events in London — your skeleton key to expert advice, investment opportunities, and a network of industry professionals.

Recently crowned the world’s tech capital, London is the ultimate entrepreneurial hub for startups and aspiring entrepreneurs.

Join us as we explore the most anticipated upcoming events in this global innovation powerhouse, bringing you essential details on where, when, and the costs involved.

Get ready to accelerate your startup and venture capitalist journey in 2023 and beyond!

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15 Exceptional Venture Capital Events in London in 2023 & 2024

We’ve handpicked the leading upcoming events in London for British startups and entrepreneurs in 2023 and onwards:

1. Financing the Entrepreneurial Business – London Business School

Attracting attendees worldwide, including Europe, North America, the Middle East, and Asia, this gathering takes place at the prestigious London Business School.

Whether you’re looking for an angel investor or venture capitalist, this week-long program is a valuable chance to get your startup in front of key decision-makers and potential backers.

Gain insights into what an investment committee seeks by networking with industry professionals from public and private capital communities.

  • When: 15th to 19th April 2024
  • Where: London Business School, Regent’s Park, London, NW1 4SA
  • Cost: £8,500

Registration link: https://www.london.edu/apply?programmeApplyOnlineParameterValue=64&apply=true&itemId=d7ab1018-405c-4af9-ac69-93443c71e719&servicePageReferer=d7ab1018-405c-4af9-ac69-93443c71e719

2. rev London April 2024

Startup founders do a lot of pitching. How about an opportunity to sit back and listen to investors pitch to you, for a change?

This rev London event gathers pre-seed to Series A founders and investors for a reverse-pitching spectacular.

Hosted at Canary Wharf’s Level 39 (coincidentally, the homebase of Startup Voyager!), the event focuses on sectors like FinTech, Cyber Security, Data & AI, and GreenTech.

Founders can gain efficient insights into investor alignment with short VC pitches followed by networking opportunities.

  • When: 17th April 2024
  • Where: Level39, Canary Wharf, One Canada Square London E14 5AB United Kingdom
  • Cost: £195 for general admission; £45 for qualifying startup founders

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rev-london-april-2024-accelerators-and-vcs-pitching-to-startups-tickets-848274350417?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1 

3. Demo Day

Demo Day, hosted by Rare Founders, is a one-of-a-kind experience for founders and investors alike.

It’ll feature five stages — Two for pitching, one for investor talks, and two for founder talks.

Investors can hear from hand-picked startups with ground breaking ideas or learn from their peers in panels and interviews.

Founders are spoiled for choice between spectating the inspiring pitches or taking in talks, masterclasses, reverse pitching, panels discussions and more.

  • When: 22nd April 2024
  • Where: 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE United Kingdom
  • Cost: Starting from £80

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/investor-founder-conference-londons-largest-demo-tickets-809138193117?aff=RFwebsite 

4. London Impact Investing Forum 2024

The London Impact Investing Forum 2024 stands as a premier tech event for social impact investment, spotlighting a diverse range of sectors, including:

  • Fintech
  • Private equity
  • Stocks
  • Social impact bonds
  • Banking
  • Blockchain
  • Sustainability

This two-day event is an excellent networking opportunity if you’re a startup founder focusing on any of these sectors.

  • When: 24th to 25th April 2024
  • Where: Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, London, W8 7NX
  • Cost: Starting from £495

Registration link: https://impactinvestingconferences.com/register/ 

5. MeetFounders Venture Capital Night

MeetFounders Venture Capital Night is an in-person event in London where you can network with top venture capitalists and industry experts.

The event will allow 10 startups the opportunity to pitch their businesses to a panel of experienced VCs and receive invaluable feedback. The winning startup is declared “Most Investable” and receives a graphic to post online.

Attendees can network, learn from investors, and enjoy refreshments while connecting with potential collaborators.

  • When: 2nd May 2024
  • Where: Second Home Spitalfields, 68 Hanbury Street London E1 5JL United Kingdom
  • Cost: Starting from £39

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/meetfounders-venture-capital-night-may-2024-london-in-person-event-tickets-862218297137?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1

6. The London Venture Capital Conference 2024

The London Venture Capital Conference gathers over 100 VC from prominent firms to mingle and discuss pertinent topics. Unlike many others on this list, this one is for VCs only.

The agenda will include a panel discussion and networking opportunities where VCs can have their burning questions answered.

  • When: 9th May 2024
  • Where: Barclays Bank, 120 Moorgate London EC2M 6UR United Kingdom
  • Cost: €30pp

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-london-venture-capital-conference-2024-tickets-863658364417?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1

7. Impact Investor Global Summit London 2024

The Impact Investor Global Summit unites fund managers, impact managers, and investors focused on channeling private capital toward a sustainable future.

It highlights top impact managers and institutional investors from the United States, Europe, the Middle East, etc. Join 500+ attendees from leading LPs and financial institutions for two essential days of networking with impact investment and industry professionals.

Below are key details about this exciting networking event:

  • When: 14th to 16th May 2024
  • Where: Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Place, Tooley Street, London SE1 2BY
  • Cost: £1,995

Registration link: https://www.peievents.com/en/checkout/?peievcc-event-id=59829

8. Tech.eu Summit London 2024

Tech.eu Summit London 2024 invites 2,000 forward-thinkers to participate in shaping the future of global tech innovation. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders, policymakers, academics, and journalists.

In terms of venture capital, 18% of attendees in 2023 were Investors and VCs, making this a can’t-miss event for investors and those seeking investment alike.

  • When: 16th to 17th May 2024
  • Where: 1 Old Billingsgate Walk (Riverside, 16 Lower Thames St, London EC3R 6DX, United Kingdom
  • Cost: Starting from £500pp (Discounts available for groups of two or more)

Registration link: https://tech.eu/order/ticket/summit-london-2024/ 

9. The London Founder and Investor Meetup

The London Founder and Investor Meetup is an exclusive gathering for pre-seed and seed stage startup founders, CXOs, and investors in London.

The event is hosted by Startup Network Europe, known for organizing startup conferences all over Europe. It’s also sponsored by HubSpot for Startups and Remote.

This meetup offers a platform for founders and venture capitalists to interact and forge valuable connections.

  • When: 20 May 2024 | 18:00 – 20:00 BST
  • Where: Barclays Bank, 120 Moorgate London EC2M 6UR United Kingdom
  • Cost: €30

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-london-founder-and-investor-meetup-may-2024-tickets-835669428757?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1

10. Emergence 2024

Emergence 2024 is a premier investment conference catering to high-net-worth individuals, family offices, and professional investors. 

Attendees can network with industry leaders, access investment opportunities, and gain insights from keynote speakers and panelists.

The event focuses on innovative breakthroughs across various sectors like healthcare, energy, AI, and more. Panel sessions cover venture capital trends, family office investing, small-cap investments, digital assets, and property funds.

  • When: 7th June 2024
  • Where: 155 Bishopsgate Broadgate London EC2M 3TQ EC2M 3TQ United Kingdom
  • Cost: Early-bird tickets start at £30; Full-price tickets are £120

Registration link:https://capitalhq.app/events/checkout/emg-24-uk

11. London Tech Week

London Tech Week is the ultimate rendezvous for European startups powered by tech ambition, offering them an opportunity to connect with an angel investor, venture capitalist, or like-minded tech company.

This dynamic tech event attracts a diverse audience, including global VCs, industry leaders, investors, and visionary founders. It also features notable speakers like Zahra Bahrololoumi, Executive Vice President and CEO of Salesforce UK and Ireland, and Clare Barclay, CEO of Microsoft UK.

  • When: 10th to 14th June 2024
  • Where: Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX
  • Cost: £495

Registration link: https://londontechweek.com/

12. Reset Connect London 2024

Reset Connect London is one of London Climate Action Week’s sustainability and green investment events.

It offers any startup founder a prime opportunity to raise capital, network, collaborate, and explore funding options with sustainability professionals, government officials, industry leaders, tech providers, and investors from various sectors.

  • When: 25th to 26th June 2024 | 09:00 to 16:30 BST
  • Where: ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL
  • Cost: Free

Registration link: https://allevents.in/london/reset-connect-london-2024/80002578752608

13. The London Family Office and High Net Worth Annual Conference

This exclusive conference by DC Finance convenes leading LPs from the United Kingdom and Europe. It’s a fantastic networking opportunity, allowing you to mingle with Single and Multi-Family Office investors in an intimate setting.

Attendees can expect insight into what an investment committee looks for, as shared by renowned industry experts in tech-focused innovation and real estate.

  • When: Thursday, 7th November 2024
  • Where: The Berkeley Hotel, Wilton Place, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7RL 
  • Cost: Register for more information

Registration link: https://dcfinances.com/new-registration/

14. Women in Private Markets Summit 2024

Organized by Private Equity International, this networking event focuses on private credit and presents an incredible investment opportunity for accomplished women in the business world.

With more than 800 industry experts from around the globe in attendance, it provides a dynamic platform for pitches and meaningful conversations. Aspiring entrepreneurs with female-led businesses have the opportunity to forge connections with institutional investors and accelerate their careers.

  • When: 4th to 5th December 2024
  • Where: Etc Venues, 133 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7BX
  • Cost: Register for more information

Registration link: https://www.peievents.com/en/contact/?peievcc-event-id=63479&contact-form-page=interest 

15. TechEx Global 2024

TechEx Global is the foremost exhibition and conference world series dedicated to pivotal trends in tech, AI, big data, IoT, cyber security, cloud software, and blockchain.

Step into this grand platform consisting of six co-located events, where more than 6,000 attendees, 200 exhibitors, and 150 speakers converge. Its a tailor-made opportunity for entrepreneurs.

Below are more details about this tech event:

  • When: TBA
  • Where: Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX
  • Cost: TBA

Registration link: TBA

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