7 Tech events not to miss in December

London tech events in a bite-sized listing.

We love events at Makeshift. 


We regularly hold our own, and we love providing tools like Attending to help others easily create their own events. 

As always, there are a ton of excellent events in London’s tech scene to attend.

 Put down the Christmas pudding and head over to one of these tech city events in December. 

What: Techpitch 4.5 Workshop.
Where: 81 Aldwych,WC2B 4HN, London

When: Tuesday December 3rd, 9:30 – 17:30 

This training course will teach you how to pitch your startup in less than three minutes. You will learn to put together a killer presentation, deliver it with cool confidence and maximize your networking opportunities. Participants will also get the chance to pitch their ideas to a panel of tech aficionados at their next event!

What: Remix Summit 
When: December 3rd & 4th
Where: Google Town Hall,  1-13 St Giles High Street London, WC2H 8AG, UK  

Remix Summit is the new global summit for culture, entrepreneurship and technology. This is where the creative leaders of all sectors can diffuse their ideas and knowledge to work towards and ever-innovative cultural sector. There are only 150 spaces and Day 1 is already sold-out, so buy your day 2 tickets now! This awesome event won’t be on the table for long.

What: Founder Fireside Chat with Taavet Hinrikus 
Where: Google Campus, 4 -5 Bonhill Street, London EC2A 4BX 

When: Thursday, 5th December, 18:30 to 21:00

Join TransferWise’s co-founder Taavet Hinrikus for an intimate chat about the Silicon Roundabout, its success and what the story is behind it all. While co-founding a business that has already transferred over £250 million in cash, Taavet is also an advisor and angel investor.

What: Compliance, Identity, Security – An evening fintech seminar
When: Tuesday, 10th Dec, 18:00-21:00 
Where: Rainmaking Loft, International House 1 St Katharine’s Way, London, E1W 1TW 

These monthly fintech seminars are now tackling the challenges that arise regarding compliance, identity and security when delivering financial services on the internet. Join the host Eddie George, a fintech entrepreneur with 25 years experience from developer to CTO, in exploring the latest themes, developments, key players and their offerings.

What: RE.WORK Cities Summit 
When: Friday, 13th December,  9:00-19:30 Where: Tobacco Dock, 50 Porters Walk, London, E1W 2SF 

RE.WORK Cities Summit is a one-day event brings together entrepreneurs, science and technology to reinvent the cities of our future. From influential entrepreneurs, respected academics and leading business tycoons, the event will look to discuss everything from synthetic biology to nanotechnology in terms of city-life. Act fast! The ticket price increases November 22nd, but if you are a student, tickets are at a huge discount.

What: Scala Exchange 2013 
When: 18th & 19th December
Where: Business Design Centre – Islington 

Join 300 Scala enthusiasts, software developers and leading experts to spend two days learning and exploring all the Scala skills and info the world can offer. With an array of talks and coding sessions, you will have a lot to choose from and there will never be a dull moment!

What: The Data Saloon
When: 3rd Deember
Where: 81 Leonard Street, London

Wrangler.io is hosting a “data saloon” where they will be presenting speakers from some of the most interesting high growth startups in London to talk about the role that data analysis has played in helping them go from small to big. 

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The weekly Silicon Drinkabout in London!