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News and next Pitching Events

Posted by Guillaume de Pommereau on

Dear members of HEC Alumni Ventures,

This blog wants to recap recent activities occurring in the HEC Alumni Ventures community.

The number of entrepreneurs who have registered their start-up on HEC Alumni Ventures has accelerated since beginning of September, thanks to the interest raised by our pitching events.

There are now 265 entrepreneurs and 92 investors registered on HEC Alumni Ventures. And 32 start-ups are raising 12,5m€ in total.

This is a result of the increasing interest raised by HEC Alumni Ventures and its role played as an aggregator of projects...

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Next Pitching Events

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The next Pitching events are:

- Paris : March 5th 2015

- London - April 21st 2015

Block the date !

More detailed information to be sent soon.


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UK Startup Tax Incentives: SEIS & EIS

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In these blog posts we'll be discussing some of the UK Government's tax incentives that have been helping the UK startup scene flourish. These various schemes are essential to any aspiring entrepreneur as they can have a very significant impact on your burn and cashflow situation.



We'll start off with the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and its bigger brother the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS). First announced in 2012, these schemes have as an objective according to the Chancellor, to stimulate entrepreneurship and kick-start the economy. While the...

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Next Pitching Event in London on Nov 12th, 2014

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3rd edition of Start-upsPitchingNight

event organised jointly by HEC Alumni Ventures, X-UK and Centrale-UK

Are you in a process of launching your own start-up? Or maybe you’ve got that amazing or disruptive idea already but you’re not sure where to start? You’re an investor looking for the next big thing? You’re interested in developing your network within the entrepreneurs and investors communities?

Join us on Wednesday 12th of November

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Rainmaking Loft

International House, 1 St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1UN

Registrations :

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Pitching event June 3rd, London

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Pitching Event

June 3rd 2014

HEC Alumni Ventures – X UK – Centrale UK

 

More than 90 members of audience joined 6 startups in the pitching event organised by HEC Alumni Ventures UK in London. Organised by the combined efforts of HEC Alumni Ventures, Centrale and Polytechnique, the event showcased startups from a varied arena – ranging from computer accessories to sports, online gaming, tailoring, and even social networking for parents.

The Rainmaking Loft with its very spacious facilities dedicated to startups and located at the heart of London next to...

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