6th Annual IBA European Start-up Conference

26 Sep - 27 Sep 2023 One Great George Street, London, England

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The conference has sold out and the waitlist is now closed.  

A conference presented by the IBA European Regional Forum, supported by the IBA Closely Held Companies Committee and the IBA Corporate Counsel Forum.

6th IBA European Start-up Conference
26 – 27  September 2023
One Great George Street, London, England
The conference will officially begin on the evening of Tuesday 26th September with a local host committee reception and the conference will take place during the day of Wednesday 27th September finishing up with a dinner
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This conference will bring together the leading start-up, growth company and venture capital lawyers from across Europe.
The conference will cover a wide range of topics and we will hear from entrepreneurs, funders, dealmakers, lawyers, investment bankers, academics and investors with first- hand experience of high-profile start-up and growth companies.
 
The conference will be hosted in the Great Hall, One Great George Street in the heart of Westminister. The building was designed by James Miller and is the headquarters of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the world's first professional engineering body.
 
Topics include:

  • Overview of the market turbulence on start-up and growth companies
  • The Fintech market – where to next?
  • The impact of foreign screening on investment 
  • Role of AI in legal tech 
  • Sustainable investing supports sustainable growth?
  • What influence is the market having on the investment terms?
  • Lean documents
  • Hot topic roundtables
  • Defence tech - too late to the party?

Important Dates

11
Aug

Early bird deadline

Book by this date to receive early bird discounts.

18
Aug

Delegate search

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15
Sep

Cancellation deadline

Cancellations are subject to an admin charge as stated in the conference programme. After this date, no refunds can be made.

22
Sep

Online registration deadline

Registration may still be possible after this date via the IBA office, but is subject to availability. Please contact confs@int-bar.org for further information.

22
Sep

Online amendment deadline

No further amendments can be made to your booking after this date. Please contact confs@int-bar.org for further information.

Online registrations received:

  Until 22 September

Young lawyers (under 30 years)

£760

Academics / judges (full-time)

£760

Public lawyers

£760

Corporate counsel**

£760

IBA member

£625

Non-member*

£760

After 22 September Registrations must be received in hard copy at the IBA office


Hard copy registration forms and fees received:

  After 11 August

Young lawyers (under 30 years)

£845

Academics / judges (full-time)

£845

Public lawyers

£845

Corporate counsel**

£845

IBA member

£695

Non-member*

£845

* By paying the non-member fee, we welcome you as a delegate member of the IBA for the year in which this conference is held, which entitles you to the following benefits:

  • Password access to certain parts of the IBA website.
  • Receipt of IBA E-news and access to online versions of IBA Global Insight.
  • Pay the member rate

** A reduced rate is offered to IBA Corporate Group Members. Please register online to obtain a 25 per cent discount on the IBA Member fee

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Speaker opportunities

If you would like to be considered as a potential speaker at this specialist conference then please contact the relevant Chair/Co-Chairs in the IBA Closely Held Companies Committee and the IBA European Regional Forum and the IBA Corporate Counsel Forum with your request; please send your bio together with information on your qualification and expertise on the topic.