EVENT: #Croydon #TechCity with Deputy Mayor of London – Thursday November 21st 7.30pm @MatthewsYard

By - Saturday 16th November, 2013

Get ready for next week’s #Croydon #TechCity: November Edition event with Jonny Rose and a sparkling lineup


It’s that time of the month again where Croydon’s tech scene comes out to play at Matthews Yard and learn from local tech entrepreneurs.

Everyone is welcome – you don’t need to be a business owner or computer-lover to enjoy this!

KEYNOTE: Kit Malthouse, Deputy Mayor of London on Croydon Tech City

We’re delighted to have Kit Malthouse, the Deputy Mayor of London, keynoting our November session.

With Kit’s unique experience working in the mayor’s office, few people are able to provide such as insightful perspective into the relevancy of tech in the modern economy and Croydon’s role as a tech city.

DEMO: Ben Bowler – Founder, Chew.TV

The Vice Developer Who Is Building His Own Media Platform

Ben Bowler is an up-and-coming developer who works for edgy publication Vice Magazine during the day, and builds his own media empire by night.

He’s currently creating Chew.TV – an early stage mobile video-streaming service for live music festivals and artists. Part media distribution network, part tech product – this will sure to be a great session for music enthusiasts and techies alike!

Steve Bardouille, Famberry creator

One Year On: The Last 365 Days Of A Croydon Tech Entrepreneur

Steve Bardouille is the creator of Famberry – a social network and family tree builder.

He last spoke at Croydon Tech City exactly a year ago. This session will look back on the various successes and pitfalls the last year has brought to the tech entrepreneur’s life and will serve as a great example for anyone interested in becoming a tech entrepreneur themselves!

To reserve your place at November’s #Croydon #TechCity event on Thursday November 21st 7:30pm at Matthews Yard, make sure you sign up now on Facebook or  to confirm your attendance.

Jonny Rose

Jonny Rose

Jonny Rose is a committed Christian who has lived in the Croydon area for nearly twenty years. He is an active participant in his local community, serving at Grace Vineyard Church and organising Purley Breakfast Club, and was ranked "Croydon's 37th most powerful person" by the Croydon Advertiser (much to his amusement). He owns a lead generation company. He is the Head of Content at marketing technology company Idio, the founder of the Croydon Tech City movement, a LinkedIn coach, and creator of Croydon's first fashion label, Croydon Vs The World. Working on Instagram training and a Linkedin lead generation service. Views are his own, but it would be best for all concerned if you shared them. Please send your fanmail to: jonnyrose1 (at) gmail (dot) com

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