London Startup Events: The Holiday Edition 

‘Tis the season for mince pies, mulled wine & tech events-a-plenty!

27th November, 2013

December is arguably the busiest month of the calendar year with parties, networking events and conferences to eat, drink and be merry with your friends and colleagues. 

Last week, we featured a few December events happening in London, and this week, we’ve got a few more.  If you have an event you’d like us to feature...  email us!

An Evening with Girls in Tech
Monday, 2nd December - Warner Yard, Clerkenwell

Come and join the Girls in Tech for an informal, mixed networking event to round off 2013. Tickets here. 

The Data Saloon with Wrangler.io

Tuesday, 3rd December - 81 Leonard Street, Shoreditch

Join Makeshift for our very first Data Saloon event on 3rd of December! We’re asking our friends at some of the most interesting high growth startups including YPlan and Lyst to talk about the role that data analysis has played in helping them go from small to big. Tickets here. 

Startup Weekend London: Fashion Edition
Friday, 6th December - The Hospital Club, Covent Garden

The summer of 2013 witnessed more than £347 million invested in fashion tech startups. This special “Warm Up Day” aims to inspire and facilitate the cooperation between fashion professionals, entrepreneurs, and technology businesses. Join Startup Weekend to explore the technologically enhanced landscape of fashion that unfolds ahead of us, with top influencers from the worlds of fashion and tech as our guides.  Tickets here. 

Holiday Breakfast with TaskRabbit

Friday, 6th December - Blueberry Bar & Kitchen, Shoreditch

It’s official. TaskRabbit is now live in London to help you get through this busy holiday season! On the 6th of December, please join the TaskRabbit team for a breather from busy startup life. They’ll help you recharge with delicious food, fresh juices, tea, coffee and a basketful of TaskRabbit vouchers. RSVP here

Silicon Roundabout Christmas Party

Friday, 6th December - Google Campus

This is the Silicon Roundabout version of The Office Christmas Party. There will be drinks, sweets and pizzas! So join your fellow techy people for the final Silicon Roundabout Meetup of the year. They’ll be giving away prizes for the best (worst) Christmas jumpers worn on the day. Tickets here. 

Our Fabulous Jumper Party at Makeshift 
Friday, 13th December - 12 Mallow Street, Shoreditch

Speaking of jumpers, Friday the 13th is a lucky one this December as we’re teaming up with Red Badger to host the most fabulous holiday jumper party you’ve ever attended. There will be tacky attire, pinata pyramid smashing, cocktails, mistletoe and snacks to keep you energized late into the evening as we dance the night away. RSVP here...space is very limited!

Silicon Christmas 2013

Saturday, 14th December -  Shoreditch

The ultimate invite-only holiday party for East London’s tech startups - you don’t want to miss this. With over 900 attendees, this is the place to let loose and celebrate your ups (and downs!) of 2013 with the tech community. Details here

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Happy Holidays,
Makeshift