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12 Lucrative Venture Capital Events in London (2024)

Discover London’s top 15 venture capital events for 2024. Explore investment opportunities and connect with industry experts.

Venture Capital Events London

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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12 Exceptional Venture Capital Events in London in 2024

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

1. 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: Monthly
  • 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.co.uk/o/pitchflix-tv-34722476763 

2. Cold Reads With Chris Howard

At Cold Reads With Chris Howard, startup founders can gain invaluable feedback on their pitch decks. This monthly in-person event offers a unique opportunity to understand an investor’s perspective. 

This event is perfect for founders seeking honest feedback and anyone interested in the investment process.

  • When: Monthly
  • Where: TBA
  • Cost: TBA

Registration link: https://www.rarefounders.com/cold-read 

3. Venture Capital World Summit London

Venture Capital World Summit hosts VC conferences at major economic hubs worldwide.

But, with London being a powerhouse of the UK and Europe, this venture capital conference should be a highlight!

The summit seeks to bring together both local and international collaborators to build enduring relationships. The event will feature a variety of activities, including presentations, panel discussions, pitches, and meetings throughout the day.

  • When: 29th November 2024
  • Where: Century Club, 61-63 Shaftesbury Ave, London W1D 6LQ, United Kingdom
  • Cost: Starting from €399

Registration link: https://vcworldsummit.com/tickets/london-2024/ 

4. Responsible Investment Forum: Europe

The Responsible Investment Forum is an event for ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) in private markets, attracting top institutional investors, fund managers, advisors, and thought leaders.

Attendees will explore sustainable investment strategies that enhance returns. Key themes include sustainability’s evolution in private equity, decarbonization pathways, ESG integration, investor perspectives, and navigating supply chains.

  • When: 20th to 21st November 2024
  • Where: 155 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 3TQ, UK
  • Cost: Starting from £1,770

Registration link: https://www.peievents.com/en/checkout/?peievcc-event-id=48332

5. 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: 28th June 2024 (And monthly)
Where: Barclays Bank, 120 Moorgate London EC2M 6UR United Kingdom
Cost: Starting from €20

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/the-london-founder-and-investor-meetup-june-2024-tickets-905491899647?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

6. 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
  • 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

7. Investor & Entrepreneur Networking Event

The Investor & Entrepreneur Networking Event brings together entrepreneurs, private investors, and corporate finance professionals for an evening of startup pitches and networking. 

Entrepreneurs present their business ideas across diverse industries such as fashion, fintech, and VR, seeking investment to scale their ventures.

The event attracts top investors from renowned companies like Startup Funding Club, Seedrs, CrowdCube, KPMG Enterprise, and Syndicate Room.

  • When: Thursday, 27th August 2024
  • Where: Home Grown | Private Members’ Club London, 44 Great Cumberland Place London W1H 7BS United Kingdom
  • Cost: Starting from £35

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/investor-entrepreneur-networking-event-tickets-917556685747?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1 

8. BVCA Summit 2024

The BVCA Summit 2024: Partners for Growth brings together private capital fund managers, institutional investors, pension funds, family offices, and prominent figures from business, finance, politics, and media.

Delegates will benefit from the latest industry insights, peer-to-peer debates, panel discussions, and networking opportunities in a state-of-the-art venue.

  • When: 12th September 2024
  • Where: Sancroft, St Paul’s, Christchurch Court, Paternoster Sq., London EC4M 7DQ, UK
  • Cost: Starting from £349 + VAT. Tickets are complementary for BVCA LP Members

Registration link: https://www.bvca.co.uk/Calendar/Event-Details/DateId/2650 

9. Private Placements Global Forum

The Private Placements Global Forum is an event for investors, agents, and advisors to explore and secure optimal financing options.

Key topics for 2024 include market updates, investor trends, issuer perspectives, and private credit. Attendees will gain insights into evolving market dynamics and investor attitudes through panel discussions, presentations, and networking opportunities.

An Infrastructure Summit on day two provides additional industry discussions and collaboration opportunities.

  • When: 1st to 2nd October 2024
  • Where: Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Pl, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, United Kingdom
  • Cost: £999 + VAT for the main conference, £699 + VAT for the Infrastructure Summit, and £1,099 + VAT for both.

Registration link: https://informaconnect.com/private-placements-summit-europe/purchase/select-package/ 

10. 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/

11. 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 

12. TechEx Global

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: 5th to 6th February 2025
  • Where: Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX
  • Cost: TBA

Registration link:https://techexevent.com/register-now/

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