Innovation in an Uncertain World - 9th Annual Technology Ventures Conference

Event details

22nd June 2012
Robinson College

About the event

Key Themes:

  1. Cloud Computing
  2. Healthcare Innovation
  3. Global Investment
  4. Cleantech



  • Julie Meyer, Founder and CEO, Ariadne Capital
  • David S. Rose, CEO, Gust
  • Felix von Schuber, Founder, Zouk
  • Elizabeth Varley, Co-Founder, TechHub
  • Martin Chilcott, Founder, 2Degrees Network
  • Richard Horning, Corporate Practice and Venture Technology, SNR Denton
  • Ian Taylor, Chairman, Living PlanIT
  • Allan Marchington, Partner, Apposite Capital
  • Mike Johnson, Director of Corporate Partnerships, MRC Technology
  • Nicolas Sireau, Chairman, AKU Society
  • Donimic Emery, Chief Development Officer, BP Alternative Energy
  • Simon Bransfield-Garth, CEO, Eight19
  • Doug Clark, Cloud Leader, IBM


Conference Format:

  • Keynotes
  • Speeches
  • 4 moderated panel discussions (one on each of the main themes of this year's conference)
  • 3 business workshops
  • Business plan competition
  • Startup showcase: introducing startup companies from Cambridge and further afield
  • Company exhibition
  • Unlimited networking opportunities
  • Lunch and refreshments

Attendee Information

The 2011 TVC attracted 400 delegates from 11 different countries, ranging from investors, to blue chip organisations, start-ups and students. In all, 17 different universities and over 100 companies were represented there, and we are expecting a similar attendance at this year's event.

Ticket prices:

Professional: £150.00

CUTEC/CUE Alumni: £50

Academics and Cambridge University Alumni: £100

Students and Post-doc Researchers: £40