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· Stage
Welcome to GBx & Brits by the Bay!
GBx Co-Chairs Andy McLoughlin and Joe White kick off Brits by the Bay
Joe White Andy	 McLoughlin
· Stage
Coming to America - US Market Access
Everything an early stage tech leader needs to know before launching in the US.
Helen Moore
· Sessions
Market Access Breakouts: Breakout 1
Industry experts host small groups so founders can get your questions answered.
Sami McCabe Alexandra 	 Richardson Ruksona  Lefki Cindy  Fabian Ian  Stewart Glen  Delaney Lara  Purser Adam  Hasley Thaedra Brondum Mark 	 Carter Andrew  Butt Adam 	 Taylor David	 Bates Helen Moore Daniel	 Hyde Lianna	 Whittleton Malcolm Joy Mark	 Harrison Mike	 Whitacre Terry	 Shaw Lee	 Daley Daniel	 Glazer Elizabeth	 Jamae Sam	 Wilkins Paula 	 Skokowski
· Sessions
Market Access Breakouts: Breakout 2
Industry experts host small groups so founders can get your questions answered.
David	 Bates Helen Moore Lee	 Daley Daniel	 Glazer Elizabeth	 Jamae Sam	 Wilkins Paula 	 Skokowski Daniel	 Hyde Lianna	 Whittleton Malcolm Joy Mark	 Harrison Mike	 Whitacre Terry	 Shaw Adam 	 Taylor Andrew  Butt Ruksona  Lefki Cindy  Fabian Ian  Stewart Glen  Delaney Lara  Purser Adam  Hasley Thaedra Brondum Mark 	 Carter Alexandra 	 Richardson Sami McCabe
· Stage
Enterprise Panel
Enterprise founders share their experiences of scaling & raising in the US.
Dom	 Lewis Simon 	 Wistow Andy	 McLoughlin
· Stage
Welcome to Day Two
Join us from 8am PDT for a Calm hosted meditation to get you in the SV mindset!
· Stage
Fireside Chat with Wendy Tan White.
Wendy Tan White, VP Moonshots at Alphabet, X talks about innovating at scale and solving big challenges, the role of technology leaders and the SV mindset.
Jemima	 Kiss Wendy	 Tan White
· Sessions
Founder Breakout 1
GBx British founders share their experiences building and scaling in SV in small group breakouts.
Sam	 Chaudhary Ronjon	 Nag Zuleyka Strasner Steven	 Webster Jude	 Gomila Robyn 	 Exton Amber	 Atherton Anthemos	 Georgiades Russell	 Middleton Mike	 Hughes Alastair Paterson Julian Green Danny King Bob Goodson Julian Gay
· Stage
Storytelling: How to sell your vision via video: Bonnie Wright, actress, writer, director and activist in conversation with Amber Atherton, Founder and CEO, Zyper.
A masterclass for founders on how to sell your vision and change the world.
Amber	 Atherton Bonnie  Wright
· Stage
Consumer, Marketplaces & Corona Panel
Hear about building a unicorn mental health app, supporting classroom communities now remote learning and how founders are navigating the current environment.
Alex	 Tew Rahul Vohra Sam	 Chaudhary Nicole	 Quinn
· Sessions
Founder Breakout 2
GBx British founders share their experiences building and scaling in SV in small group
Amber	 Atherton Anthemos	 Georgiades Russell	 Middleton Mike	 Hughes Alastair Paterson Julian Green Danny King Bob Goodson Julian Gay Robyn 	 Exton Ronjon	 Nag Jude	 Gomila Steven	 Webster Zuleyka Strasner
· Sessions
Founder Breakout 3
GBx British founders share their experiences building and scaling in SV in small group breakouts.
Amber	 Atherton Anthemos	 Georgiades Mike	 Hughes Alastair Paterson Julian Green Danny King Bob Goodson Julian Gay Robyn 	 Exton Ronjon	 Nag Jude	 Gomila Steven	 Webster Zuleyka Strasner
· Stage
From the Lab to the US market
For technical founders interested in hearing how startups have moved from the Labs to scale in the US.
Ruth	 Pickering Ronjon	 Nag Julian Green
· Sessions
Virtual Networking
Get to know your fellow community!
· Stage
Welcome to Day Three
Join us from 8am PDT for a Calm hosted meditation to get you in the SV mindset!
· Stage
Fireside chat with Cal Henderson, CTO & Co-Founder, Slack
CTO & Co-Founder Cal Henderson shares his journey to 12M daily users in 150+ countries and life as a Brit in SV.
Andy	 McLoughlin Cal Henderson
· Stage
Fundraising in SV - Early Stage Panel
Joe White, Entrepreneur First and Pete Flint, NFX share their advice for founders looking to raise a seed or series A.
Alexsis	 de Raadt St James Pete Flint Joe White
· Sessions
Investor Breakout 2
GBx investors host small group breakouts - meet investors with an interest in your sector and stage and/or ask their advice in fundraising.
Matus Maar Nicky	 Kamra Janice	 Roberts Alastair Mitchell
· Sessions
Investor Breakout 1
GBx investors host small group breakouts - meet investors with an interest in your sector and stage and/or ask their advice in fundraising.
Joe White Andy	 McLoughlin Hannah	 Chelkowski Ash Rust Bill	 Lehmann David	 Buller Nikhil Basu Trivedi Adam Smith
· Stage
Fundraising in SV - Growth Panel
Advice for founders / CEOs on leading this size of business: optimizing the team, leading during a downturn.
Katie	 Taormino Melissa 	 Taunton Alex Lim Alastair Mitchell
· Sessions
Investor Breakout 3
GBx investors host small group breakouts - meet investors with an interest in your sector and stage and/or ask their advice in fundraising.
Janice	 Roberts Nicky	 Kamra Matus Maar Sunny Dhillon Pete Flint Alexsis	 de Raadt St James
· Sessions
Investor Breakout 4
GBx investors host small group breakouts - meet investors with an interest in your sector and stage and/or ask their advice in fundraising.
Janice	 Roberts Hannah	 Chelkowski Sunny Dhillon Pete Flint
· Stage
Best in British Tech Awards and Brits by the Bay Close
Announcement of the winners of the Best in British Tech Awards!
Joe White Andy	 McLoughlin

Speakers

Adam Smith

Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Sami McCabe

CEO at Clarity PR

Alexandra Richardson

Partner, Taylor Wessing

Katie Taormino

Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Nikhil Basu Trivedi

Venture Capitalist

Mark Carter

Chief Product Officer, Global Reach Technology

Steven Schlenker

Co-Founder and Managing Director, DN Capital

Matus Maar

Co-Founder & Managing Partner Ventures, Talis Capital

David Bates

Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing

Bonnie Wright

Storytelling Insights

Ruth Pickering

Co Founder and Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, Yewno Inc.

Thaedra Brondum

Trade & Investment Manager - Trade Technology - Software, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Adam Hasley

Vice Consul- Fintech, Trade and Investment Officer, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Lara Purser

Vice Consul and Trade and Investment Officer for Tech/Creative Media Sectors, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Glen Delaney

Vice Consul, Hardware and Telecoms, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Ian Stewart

Vice Consul Trade & Investment, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Cindy Fabian

Vice Consul | Vice President, Creative & Media, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Ruksona Lefki

Vice Consul, Technology, Department for International Trade (DIT)

Andrew Butt

Co-founder/CEO, Enable

Adam Taylor

Co-founder, Tenzo

Alex Tew

Co-founder & Co-CEO, Calm

Dom Lewis

Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer @ Tray.io

Terry Shaw

Partner, erevena

Mike Whitacre

Partner, Frazier & Deeter, LLC

Mark Harrison

Head of International Connectivity for Eagle Labs, Barclays Ventures

Malcolm Joy

UK Managing Partner, Frazier & Deeter

Lianna Whittleton

Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Daniel Hyde

Partner, Blick Rothenberg

Zuleyka Strasner

Founder & CEO, Zero

Steven Webster

Founder and CEO, asensei

Nicky Goulimis

Co-Founder & COO, Nova Credit

Rahul Vohra

Founder & CEO, Superhuman

Paula Skokowski

CMO, Incognia

Simon Wistow

Technical Co-Founder, Fastly

Alex Lim

Venture @ IVP

Alexsis de Raadt St James

Managing Partner at Merian Ventures

Melissa Taunton

Partner at New Enterprise Associates (NEA)

David Buller

Venture Partner at Ascension Ventures

Bill Lehmann

Partner at Bain Capital Ventures

Sam Wilkins

Erevena (Talent)

Elizabeth Jamae

Corporate Immigration Partners (Immigration)

Daniel Glazer

WSGR (Operations - Legal & Finance)

Pete Flint

General Partner, NFX

Ash Rust

Managing Partner, Sterling Road

Jude Gomila

Founder and CEO, Golden

Nicky Kamra

Streamlined Ventures

Sunny Dhillon

Partner, Signia Venture Partners

Lee Daley

Chairman, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer & Co-Founder, hello genius

Jemima Kiss

Editor and journalist

Hannah Chelkowski

Investor, Inovia Capital

Ronjon Nag

Founder & Managing Director, R42 Group, Visiting Fellow, Stanford Center for the Study of Language & Information

Janice Roberts

Partner, Benhamou Venture Partners

Robyn Exton

Founder & CEO, HER

Helen Moore

Head of US Tech, DIT

Jaclyn Mason

Regional Director - Silicon Valley & Northwest US at Department for International Trade (DIT)

Julian Gay

CEO & Founder Xendo (exit to AppDirect), Early Stage Investor

Bob Goodson

Founder & CEO, Quid

Danny King

CEO & Co-founder, Accredible

Julian Green

CEO & Founder, Stealth

Alastair Paterson

CEO & Founder, Digital Shadows

Mike Hughes

Co-CEO & Co-Founder, LoopUp

Sam Chaudhary

CEO & Co-Founder, ClassDojo

Russell Middleton

Cofounder, Zumper

Nicole Quinn

Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Anthemos Georgiades

CEO, Zumper

Andy McLoughlin

Partner, Uncork Capital

Alastair Mitchell

Partner, EQT Ventures

Amber Atherton

CEO & Founder, Zyper

Joe White

General Partner, Entrepreneur First

Cal Henderson

CTO & Co-Founder, Slack

Wendy Tan White

Vice President, (aka magic codifier) at X Alphabet’s moonshot factory

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