Future events



Female Founder exclusives, discounts and more.

Times in BST before 31st October / GMT after 31st October


 

6-10 Sept
Virtual Conference - 25% discount for members

LSX Nordic Congress

International strategy, investment, partnering and deal making for Nordic life science executive leaders.

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8 Sept
Webinar Open access

Leading the Way, But Work Still to be Done? Diversity and Gender Balance in the Nordic Life Sciences Ecosystem

The Nordic countries lead the way in terms of gender equality and diversity. What is being done right in the Nordics and what can other countries learn from this relative success? How far is there still to go in creating a truly equitable life science ecosystem in the region?

Inka Mero, Founder & Managing Partner, Voima Ventures
Roger Franklin, Partner, Hadean Ventures
Petrina Knowles Gjelstrup, SVP People & Organisation, Novo Holdings
Moderator: Nanna Soni, Director, Coulter Partners

Inka Mero, Founder & Managing Partner, Voima Ventures    Roger Franklin, Partner, Hadean Ventures    Petrina Knowles Gjelstrup, SVP People & Organisation, Novo Holdings    Nanna Soni, Director, Coulter Partners

Run as part of the LSX Nordic Congress. Find out more


14 Sept 15:00-17:00
Virtual Roundtable Members only

Member Clinic – Pitching and Negotiation

A hands-on session inviting members to improve their pitching and negotiation skills. The session looks at the concept of pitching vs storytelling and how to create a compelling narrative, negotiation tactics and financial obligations. The first 30 minutes are dedicated to a member meet-up.

Cedric Torossian, CEO, Pollenise
Sarah Melaney, Partner, Brown Rudnick

Cedric Torossian, CEO, Pollenise    Sarah Melaney, Partner, Brown Rudnick

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11-15 Oct
Virtual Conference 25% discount for members

Femtech Leaders Congress

Strategy, investment, partnering and deal making for the women’s health technology industry.

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26 Oct 15:00-17:00
Virtual Roundtable Members only

Member Clinic - Deal Dynamics and Financing

A hands-on session covering the fundamentals of deal dynamics and financing including the best way to structure an investment, key documents for successful fund raising, key differences between raising in the US vs Europe, key differences between VC and PE and what success looks like.

Delphine O’Rouke, Partner, Goodwin
Sophie McGrath, Partner, Goodwin

Delphine ORourke, Partner, Goodwin    Sophie McGrath, Partner, Goodwin

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4 Nov 16:00-17:00
Webinar Open access

Closing The Investment Gap: How to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Life Sciences VC

This webinar explores the low representation of women in decision-making venture capital roles worldwide, and what the health and life sciences sector can do to make VC a more diverse and inclusive environment and drive more investment towards female founders and women’s health.

Erika Cramer, Founder, How Women Invest
Par-Jorgen Parson, General Partner, Northzone
Ingrid Teigland Akay
, Managing Partner, Hadean Ventures

Erika Cramer, Founder, How Women Invest    Par-Jorgen Parson, General Partner, Northzone    Ingrid Teigland Akay, Managing Partner, Hadean Ventures

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8-12 Nov
Virtual Conference 25% discount for members

Food Biotech Congress

Strategy, investment, partnering and deal making for next-gen ingredients companies.

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10 – 15 Nov
Hybrid Conference 25% discount for members

Investival Showcase

Connecting life science corporates with capital and partnering.

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10 Nov
Virtual Awards 25% discount for members

Lifestars Awards including Diversity, Inclusion & Equality Award

Recognising the achievements, success stories, breakthroughs, transactions and transformational deals, and the people, teams and organisations that have played a critical role in the advancement of the life science industry over a 12-month period.

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2 Dec 1:30-3pm
Virtual Roundtable Members only

Member Meet-Up and Ask the Investors Roundtable

A chance for members to get face time with top investors in life sciences and healthtech in a relaxed setting. The session explores what investors are specifically looking for in their founders, how to pitch well and demonstrate credibility, common pitfalls first-time founders experience and “must know” advice. The first 30 minutes are dedicated to our first members meet-up.

Jeroen Bakker, Principle, Novo Seeds, Nova Holdings
Leigh Brody, Investment Manager, UCL Technology Fund, AlbionVC
Anne Horgan
, Partner, Cambridge Innovation Capital
Christine Brennan
, Partner, MRL Ventures Fund
Moderator: Angela Tyrell, SVP, LSX & Female Founders

Jeroen Bakker, Principle, Novo Seeds, Nova Holdings    Leigh Brody, Investment Manager, UCL Technology Fund, AlbionVC    Anne Horgan, Partner, Cambridge Innovation Capital    Christine Brennan, Partner, MRL Ventures Fund LLC    Angela Tyrell, SVP, LSX & Female Founders

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7 Dec 16:00-17:00
Virtual Roundtable Members only

Female Founders Advisory Meeting

As a member-led community, this is a chance for members to contribute to the strategic direction of the network in 2022. The Advisory Meeting will be led by the Female Founders Advisory Board but is open to any members wishing to contribute.

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Lots more to come!

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