NS20 Summer BBQ

Northern StartUp 2.0 cordially invite you to attend our first ever Summer BBQ in our almost three years of existence. This is perhaps the only event where there is no speakers or panelists, instead, let's make this a great networking event for tech entrepreneurs, investors and their friends.

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Date: 18 August 2009
Location: Atlas Bar, UK

Always On

The seventh annual Summit at Stanford, presented by AlwaysOn and Stanford Technology Ventures Program, is a two-and-a-half-day executive gathering that highlights the significant economic, political and commercial trends affecting the global technology industries.

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Date: 28 July 2009
Location: Stanford University, US

Technology World 2009

Technology World 09 - Miss it and miss out on business opportunites.

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Date: 23 November 2009
Location: Ricoh Arena, UK

USA Top Target for UK Digital SMEs

UK Digital SMEs Interest in Overseas MarketsThe USA remains the top destination for UK-based companies targeting overseas markets.

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Social Media in Business Conference - London May 21 2010

If you are interested in networking with the UK's cream of the crop social media experts, looking for key strategic business insights, answers to organisational challenges you must come along to Social Media in Business '10 where we will host you for the day, and educate you. Use Promo Code: smibwag for 15% discount.

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Date: 21 May 2010
Location: Whittaker House, UK

BootStrapCamp - The Mega Launch

BootStrap Camp is a community and online service built and supported by a network of entrepreneurs active in the digital sector in the UK. This is the mega-launch event with an opportunity to go to Fiji.

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Date: 30 July 2009
Location: Sun CBC, UK

How to Apply for TAP

How to Apply?

  1. Download the TAP Application Form
  2. Send the completed form to fionaatchinwag [dot] com

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ad:tech Beijing

ad:tech BeijingThere are twelve places available for UK based digital SME's on the // more

Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP)

UK Trade & InvestmentThe Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP) is a fund offered by the UK Trade & Investment, that provides grants to help U

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Tech StartUps and Digital Advocates

Two sessions, each with four early stage technology companies pitching to a panel of digital marketing agencies with the hope of their account directors (digital advocates) introducing the companies to their medium to large clients including multinationals where applicable.

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Date: 22 July 2009
Location: UMIC Manchester, UK

How Not to Get Ripped Off

This seminar will offer a basic guide to the law, covering the steps any creative professional should take in order to stop somebody else stealing or otherwise using your work without your permission (including copyright, patenting, trade marks, licensing and design rights.)

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Date: 19 August 2009
Location: London College of Communication, UK

Digital Mission on Tour: London Full

Digital Mission on Tour, NewcastleIt's official, the final date on the Digital Mission UK Tour is completely full, sorry.

It promises to be an interesting evening, with a run-down of last year's Digital Mission trips to the US, experiences from previous mission attendees, info and insight from UK Trade & Investment. Not forgetting a word or two from the Sun Startup Essentials colourful-shirted, Stewart Townsend, one of the legendary Bootlaw-duo, Barry Vitou from Winston & Strawn, who are generously supporting this year's Digital Missions.

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iPhone Apps Chinwag

iPhone and iPhone 3G by Yutaka TsutanoOh yes, we're all a flutter about the new iPhone 3GS. Well, we would be if a shiny new one appeared in the office. Anyone? No, oh well.

Failing that, what about an informal get-together to talk about iPhone apps? In the last week or so, there's been a bunch of posts on the uk-netmarketing email list suggesting a group pow-wow to talk iPhone.

Turns out that lots of folks on the list are considering or are actually taking the plunge in the heady world of app development. And well, they're a talkative bunch and would like to share.

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Can Free Music Survive and Thrive?

I Like Music by RossinaBossioBAs I've been putting together the next Chinwag Live event (Music - who pays the piper? next week on 15th July, if you're around), it's becoming clear that the music industry provides one of the most dynamic and challenging environments for marketers, but despite the popularity of radio's online cousin, business models are still in a state of flux.

Online music consumption is growing rapidly through an almost endless number of channels, some legal, some paid-for, some ad-funded whilst illegal file sharing still represents the lion's share of listening and sharing.

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