Disrupt London 2015

Disrupt London 2015

Disrupt London is true across the bend. The present is about to kick off in a number of weeks and we’re excited at present to disclose the agenda. We couldn’t be extra thrilled. The lineup is superb and we now have a brand new, bigger venue this yr to deal with the present. We are saying this yearly, however that is set to be our greatest Disrupt in Europe but.

The 2-day convention kicks off on December 7 within the Olympic Village’s Copper Field Area and wraps the next day with the finals of Startup Battlefield the place one startup will take house £30,000.

We’ve Michael Moritz of Sequoia Capital speaking to Sir Alex Ferguson. Postmates Bastian Lehmann and Aol boss Tim Armstrong are flying in from the States. Even Thierry Henry will discuss his investments in corporations making an attempt new approaches to sports activities broadcasting.

Tavvet Hinrikus of TransferWise will kick off the present adopted by a dialog with Danny and Neil Rimer of Index Ventures. We’ve lined up stellar enterprise capitalist from each side of the pond. Alex Depledge of Problem is about to speak to TechCrunch’s Steve O’Hear, which can be adopted by a panel on how drones are altering all the things. And to prime it off we’ve 14 superb startups in Startup Battlefield who will compete to win the coveted Disrupt Cup. Better of all? You possibly can stream the complete occasion stay on our website and be a part of within the pleasure.

We expect it will be nice in case you might be a part of us. You should purchase tickets right here or you possibly can be a part of our Hackathon for an opportunity to seize free tickets.

So seize your backpack, your pencils and your time period sheets. Disrupt London is again on the town and faculty is again in session.

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Disrupt London 2015

MONDAY, DECEMBER 7

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Opening Remarks by TechCrunch

9:05 AM – 9:25 AM Founder Tales with Taavet Hinrikus (TransferWise)

9:25 AM – 9:forty five AM In Dialog with Danny and Neil Rimer (Index Ventures)

9:forty five AM – 10:15 AM In Dialog with Sir Alex Ferguson and Michael Moritz (Sequoia Capital)

10:15 AM – 10:35 AM Founder Tales with Bastian Lehmann (Postmates)

10:35 AM – eleven:00 AM Valley Buyers: David Hornik (August Capital), Thomas Korte (AngelPad) and Andy McLoughlin (SoftTech)

eleven:00 AM – eleven:20 AM BREAK

eleven:20 AM – eleven:forty five AM Style Ahead: Jenny Griffiths (Snap Trend), Filipa Neto (Stylish by Selection) and Jose Neves (Farfetch)

eleven:forty five AM – 12:05 PM Hyperlocality in Europe: Fred Destin (Accel Companions) and William Shu (Deliveroo)

12:05 PM – 12:25 PM Founder Tales with Niklas Ostberg (Supply Hero)

12:25 PM – 12:50 PM Cash Talks: Laurel Bowden (83North), Eileen Burbidge (Ardour Capital) and Sonali De Rycker (Accel Companions)

12:50 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch

2:00 PM – 2:20 PM In Dialog with Thierry Henry and Gareth Capon (Grabyo)

2:25 PM – three:30 PM Startup Battlefield- Session 1 Hosted by Jason Kincaid

three:30 PM – three:forty five PM BREAK

three:forty five PM – four:forty five PM Startup Battlefield- Session 2

four:forty five PM – 5:00 PM BREAK

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Startup Battlefield- Session three

9:00 PM – Midnight After Social gathering Forge: 24 Cornhill, London EC3V 3ND

TUESDAY, DECEMBER eight

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Opening Remarks by TechCrunch

9:05 AM – 9:25 AM Founder Tales with Jeff Lawson (Twilio)

9:25 AM – 9:forty five AM Founder Tales with Alex Depledge (Problem)

9:forty five AM – 10:10 AM Not Your Hobbyist Drone: Chris Blackford (Sky-Futures) and Jay Bregman (Verifly Holdings)

10:10 AM – 10:30 AM Founder Tales with Oliver Samwer (Rocket Web)

10:30 AM – 10:50 AM Founder Tales with Agus Gomez (Wallapop)

10:50 AM – eleven:10 AM Hearth Chat with Tim Armstrong (Aol)

eleven:10 AM – eleven:25 AM BREAK

eleven:25 AM – eleven:30 PM Choosing The Order For Startup Battlefield Finals

eleven:30 AM – eleven:forty five AM Battlefield Alumni Updates

eleven:forty five PM – 1:00 PM Startup Battlefield Finals Hosted by Jason Kincaid Judges:Eileen Burbidge (Ardour Capital)Suranga Chandratillake (Balderton Capital)Alex Depledge (Problem)Fred Destin (Accel)Matthew Panzarino (TechCrunch)

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM LUNCH

2:30 PM – 2:50 PM Founder Tales with Cristina Fonseca (Talkdesk)

2:50 PM – three:10 PM Founder Tales with Marco Jansen (Catwiki)

three:10 PM – three:30 PM Founder Tales with Pieter van der Does (Adyen)

three:30 PM – three:50 PM Founder Tales with Sebastian Siemiatkowski (Klarna)

three:50 PM – four:10 PM BREAK

four:10 PM – four:30 PM Founder Tales with Azmat Yusuf (Citymapper)

four:30 PM – four:forty PM Hardware Alley Demo

four:forty PM – 5:00 PM Hearth Chat with Nicolas Brusson (BlaBlaCar)

5:00 PM – 5:forty PM TBD

5:forty PM – 6:00 PM Passing The Disrupt Cup

9:00 PM – Midnight After Celebration