TechMeetups Weekly Newsletter 13 June 2014

TechMeetups Weekly Newsletter 13 June 2014

Issue 13 June 2014

London Silicon Roundabout Weekly Updates 

Silvi

Happy Friday guys!

 

I apologize for not hearing from me last week, have  been caught up traveling with limited access to Internet.

Anyways, would love to see many of you at our upcoming Show Me The Money London 2014 event, happening on July 7th:http://show-me-the-money-london-2014.eventbrite.co.uk

TechMeetups is bringing you a workshop to cover various ways that you as a Startup can raise that important initial funding to get your business off the ground.

Speaking and covering the following subjects:

– How could Startups raise initial funding

– Opportunities for funding

– Experience in gaining investments

– What to look for in investment beyond cash, etc.

We are looking forward to having established VCs, Angel investors, Startups that recently got funded, and people from governmental organization covering this topics.

* If you are interested in presenting  to aspiring Startups, please fill out this online presenter form:http://techmeetups.com/mentor/ After reviewing someone from the team will get in touch with you.

Another event you don’t wanna miss is our Hackathon happening over the weekend of 27th & 28th September :http://techmeetups-london-hackathon-tmuhack-june-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

Ideathon is happening on 26th of September: http://techmeetups-ideathon-london-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

If your company is interested in getting involved, make sure you check our various sponsorship options: http://techmeetups-london-hackathon-tmuhack-june-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

Please note: From this year, silver/gold sponsorship of hackathons include group sponsorship as well.

Developers, Idea Generators, Marketing person- Head over to the event page and book your free tickets on time and make something unique! http://techmeetups-london-hackathon-tmuhack-june-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

If you have any questions, or need more info- please do not hesitate to contact me via silvia@techmeetups.com

Have a nice weekend

— Warm Regards,

Silvi­

 

TechMeetups Berlin Weekly Updates

Silvi

Happy Friday guys!

I apologize for not hearing from me last week, have  been caught up traveling with limited access to Internet.

Anyways, would love to see many of you at our Guru Program Berlin Autumn 2014 #TMUguru on the evening of 24th of September: http://guru-program-berlin-autumn-2014-tmuguru.eventbrite.co.uk/

If you are interested in providing mentoring to aspiring Startups, please fill out this online presenter form:http://techmeetups.com/mentor/ After reviewing someone from the team will get in touch with you.

Another event you don’t wanna miss is our Hackathon happening over the weekend of 25th & 26th October : http://berlin-hackathon-tmuhack-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

If your company is interested in getting involved, make sure you check our various sponsorship options: http://berlin-hackathon-tmuhack-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

Please note: From this year, silver/gold sponsorship of hackathons include group sponsorship as well.

Developers, Idea Generators, Marketing person- Head over to the event page and book your free tickets on time and make something unique! http://berlin-hackathon-tmuhack-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

If you have any questions, or need more info- please do not hesitate to contact me via silvia@techmeetups.com

Have a nice weekend!

— Warm Regards,

Silvi­

Welcome to Our New Members

london

TheFreeRoamer­ : Sound designer for games and creative writer

Noel Oliveira: Part of the e-testing team

James Thomas: Founded Square Social

Michael Ceber: Programmer

Adris Akram: Created an online platform for professionals, freelancers and educators

Alice: American PhD student in epidemiology

impresario1980­: Mobile evangelist

Ming Liu: Experienced Technical Director

Jacek Ratajczak: Digital nomad

Jason Turner: Looking for technologists with something cooking

Seb Coman: Founder and Creative Director of TrulySocial

Giuliano Iacobelli: Software engineer in love with web products

Brian_B­ : IT manager

Marie Walshe: Qualified accountant

Philip Craig: Strategy consulting/PE

Nilesh Kale: Working at Tripleaf.co.

Omer Yoahimik: SW Eng with more than 8 years of Product & Marketing experience

 

new-york

Miyuki Inoue: Journalism course student

JonathanMason­:

Hans Singh: Entrepreneur

Gary­: Software Engineer interested in startups

Asmaa: IT person

Charles Costa: Market research consultant

Kiran­:

Budiman­: Internet Marketer

Lisa Noma: Strategy and Operations at Betts Recruiting

Nick Herman: Working at Crossboard Mobile

Tony­: Founder at bidPress

Betty­: bethcarey.com

REBECCA FRANKEL: Completing doctorate in mathematics

Lindsey Mountford: In-game advertising sales lady

Noel­: CFA CPA MBA EdTech/FinTech startup founder

Steven Davis: Technology career coach and IT Recruiter

berlin

 

 

Benjamin Bollen: Physicist turning entrepreneur

Ekaterina­: SAP consultant and Java developer

Daniel Hasegan: Technology enthusiast

Parvus­: Rooky

Fred Mitchell: Software engineer

jsnx: Former employee of StudiVZ specialized on (Social) Gaming

Vishesh Dalal: Cu­rrently workin at www.vkengg.com

Sebastian Kornehl: DevOps guy from Berlin

 

 

 

Our Events

 

OUR EVENTS 

 

London 

07 Jul: Show Me The Money London 2014 [ RSVP HERE ]

26 Sep : TechMeetups Ideathon London 2014 [RSVP HERE]

27-28 Sep: TechMeetups London Hackathon #TMUhack [RSVP HERE]

New York

18 Sep 2014: Guru Program New York 2014 #TMUguru [ RSVP HERE ]

Berlin

24 Sep 2014: Guru Program Berlin Autumn 2014 #TMUguru [ RSVP HERE ]

 

news

 

IN THE NEWS 

 

Top 5 #nyc based Money Management #fintech #startups #tmufintech

 

 

briefcase-Jobs

 

JOBS 

 

London

Java

Software Engineer Developer Manager – Java @MyBeautyCompare

MyBeautyCompare is one of London’s hottest early stage startups used by FTSE 100 companies.

PR

Chief of Busy-ness/PR @ Drum Roll

We‘re a startup company called Drum Roll, and we make games with a purpose.

Marketing

Cofounder role at Fanchimp. PR & Marketing @ Fanchimp

Fanchimp is a web application that helps marketers to save 10 hours a week to organize the Social Media Marketing campaign.

Marketing intern @ S(u)ave

S(u)ave saves and manages anything you read, research, like or want to read later just by selecting it.

Sales/Business Development

Laravel Developer @ Stelapoint

We are looking for a software engineer with significant web-experience, specifically in PHP, to help build and develop an exciting greenfield system for a ground-breaking technology start-up.

Sales Manager @ RHumphry

We are looking for somebody to close deals but more importantly to build relationships with our clients and drive business development.

 

Berlin

iOs/Android

Senior Ruby Developer (m/f) @ AppLift

You have 2+ years of experience in software engineering / web development

Junior Ruby Developer (m/f) @ AppLift

Our set of products includes mobile SDK, highly scalable backend including eCPM optimization anda data crunching algorithms, using the latest technologies in the market.

PHP

Junior Backend-Frontend Developer @ KISURA.de

We are seeking a dynamic individual who strives to excel, learn and find new and interesting ways to solve problems.

Java/Java Script Developer

Front End Developer (m/f) @ GetYourGuide

Web Developer, Interface Engineer, however you want to call it, you love to keep it client-side when it comes to coding.

1 Frontend Developer – Javascript, HTML & 3D-Content @ Sablono GmbH

Develop a (or include an existing) suitable graph editor (nodes-and-edges diagram editor) for developing process diagrams.

Java Frontend Developer (m/w) @ Jesta Digital GmbH

An unserem Hauptstandort in Berlin Mitte am Alexanderplatz suchen wir einen engagierten Java Frontend Entwickler (m/w), der Spaß daran hat, mit neuen Technologien zu arbeiten.

Java Developer (m/w) @ Jesta Digital GmbH

In dieser Position sind Sie in einem cross-funktionalen agilen Team an der Konzeption und Entwicklung in einem komplexen JEE-Umfeld beteiligt. – See more at: http://www.techstartupjobs.com/jobs/java-developer-mw/#sthash.R1KSJf5e.dpuf

Software Engineering

Software Engineer (Ruby) @DaWanda

DaWanda is the online marketplace for unique and handmade items. 

Frontend Engineer (JavaScript & Ruby) @ DaWanda

To achieve this we build a high performance stack.

Marketing

Marketing and Event Manager @ Glispa

In order to cater to the fast-paced growth, we are looking for a motivated and passionate person to join our global team in Berlin as Marketing and Event Manager.

Business Development

Senior Business Development Manager @ BillPay

BillPay GmbH specializes in the securing and settlement of online, high-risk payment options.

Internship

Product Management Internship/Traineeship @ SponsorPay

As Product Management Intern, you will help design new features of our product and analyze potential issues with our current product.

If you have a job you would like to promote post it at TechStartupJobs

 

 

Reading and Viewing

 

READING & VIEWING 

 

The Evolution of Mobile Games #tbt – The esa

The Startup Marathon – How to Endure #tueinfographic – Funders and Founders

 

 

For Ideas

 

IDEAS TO BE BROUGHT TO LIFE 

 

What is Horizon 2020?

 

LONDON FINTECH STARTUP WORKSHOP SPONSORS

Crunch

Crunch is an online accountancy firm specialising in easy, accessible accounting for freelancers, contractors and small businesses.Crunch is unique in that it offers both online accounting software and a full accountancy service backed by a team of experts. Each client gets their own account manager and accountant, and all company tax submissions (including the company year end) are included in the flat monthly fee.

MarketInvoice

Businesses use MarketInvoice to selectively sell their invoices to a network of global investors.The online platform is a working capital solution, giving SMEs immediate access to funds otherwise tied up for between 30 to 120 days.MarketInvoice is an entirely new type of funding solution, accessible to a wide range of UK SMEs.

 

 

Partners

 

Our Partners

 

London 

Barclaycard

Barclaycard has always developed close relationships with entrepreneurs and start-ups, partnering with people having fresh ideas that will lead to tomorrow’s innovations. We are happy to sponsor and support TechMeetups.

Rackspace

Rackspace provides Hybrid Cloud infrastructures powered by OpenStack®

Rightmove

Rightmove is the great British web success story. We launched in 2000 and rapidly became the number one destination for UK property search. The company floated in 2006 and is a firmly established member of the FTSE 250. Rightmove is now the biggest home-grown web brand in the UK – in January 2013 our traffic levels were only surpassed by the global brands Facebook, Google, YouTube, eBay and Amazon.

Judo Payments

Card payments for mobile apps.  We make it easy to add the building block of payments to your iOS and Android apps.  Our RESTful APIs and SDKs let you quickly and easily integrate card payments, sign up third parties to accept cards directly and control funds flow (beta) all from one simple API.  Whether you’re looking to increase m-commerce conversion or build your own mobile payments business, judo is your one stop solution.

Elance

Instant access to online talent

Special deal for TechMeetups members: Register today on Elance and receive $50 towards your first online hire to help you launch your business. Click here

Constant Contact

We’ll Help Your Small Businesses Succeed. Try Email Marketing Free. Create and grow customer relationships in this socially connected world

Paymill

Paymill offers an innovative payment solution which enables online businesses and services to accept payments on their websites. The company is currently active in 34 countries across Europe and other regions. The developer-friendly API, the fast onboarding process (within 48 hours), its transparent pricing as well as the top-notch customer support make all the difference! Check it out.

Kingsley Napley LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP is a London based and internationally recognised law firm with a specialist team advising technology companies on a range of legal issues

Radford

Radford has provided compensation market intelligence to the technology and life sciences industries.

Broadgate Consultants

Founded in 2008 to assist Financial Services organisations plan, manage and execute change; Broadgate Consultant’s reputation for pragmatic, experience led quality has helped us grow dramatically in a volatile economic environment.

Broadgate’s aim is to develop long-term, mutually rewarding relationships with our clients. We have consistently delivered for our existing clients and are looking to broaden this solid foundation.

Venner Shipley LLP

Venner Shipley – European Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys Lawyer.

Berlin

Raue LLP

Raue LLP advises domestic and international companies and governments on investment activities, transactions, regulatory issues, and in legal disputes.

Elance

Instant access to online talent

Special deal for TechMeetups members: Register today on Elance and receive $50 towards your first online hire to help you launch your business. Click here

Paymill

Paymill offers an innovative payment solution which enables online businesses and services to accept payments on their websites. The company is currently active in 34 countries across Europe and other regions. The developer-friendly API, the fast onboarding process (within 48 hours), its transparent pricing as well as the top-notch customer support make all the difference! Check it out