Find Co-Founders, Advisers & Investors - 2017 GEW Event

League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh
League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh
Public group

The Wash Bar

11 North Bank Street, The Mound · Edinburgh

How to find us

You'll find us all upstairs!

Location image of event venue


Come along for an exciting, dynamic and inspiring entrepreneurial event during Global Entreprenurship Week where you can network and have a drink with like-minded Entrepreneurs and Startup Founders from around the world. This promises to be one of the best events during Global Entrepreneurship Week in Scotland.

For more on Global Entrepreneurship Week see


Our guest speaker will be a serial entrepreneur and computer scientist who completed his PhD at the University of Edinburgh's Scool of Informatics. Dr. Daniel Winterstein is the cofounder of Sodash, SoGrow, MyLoop and Winterwell.

His Linkedin profile is here:

Companies that D. Winterstein cofounded include the following:




and his book, The English Swordsman

Interview in the Scotsman, April 2016

Why attend this week's event during GEW?

You can meet awesome people to help you build your startup or find an awesome startup to join as a CoFounder, Investor, Mentor, Adviser or Intern. Share your war stories, gain information on funding opportunities and discover ways to increase your chances of startup success.

You will also have an opportunity to Get Up and Pitch for three minutes to tell the group what your idea is and ask what you are looking for in terms of cofounders, funding or support.


18:30 Check-In and Networking

19:00 Presentation by Dr. Daniel Winterstein, a serial entrepreneur and computer scientist in Edinburgh who is the cofounder of SoDash, SoGrow, MyLoop and Winterwell

19:30 'Get up and Pitch' and Ask for CoFounders, Advice or Funding

20:00 Meetup Melee (talk to potential cofounders, people you can help)

21:30 End of Meetup

Bring a friend!

See you soon

The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh Meetup Team


About the organisers of The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh

The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh was CoFounded in April 2015 by Michael Clouser and James Shoemark

Michael Clouser ( a Serial Entrepreneur and CoFounder himself.

A former venture capitalist in the US, Mike was also with the Edinburgh-Stanford Link and co-founded the Edinburgh Entrepreneurship Club (E-Club). He also organizes and coordinates the Scotland-Silicon Valley Link.

James Shoemark ( the CoFounder/CEO at the The Startup Race ( where entrepreneurs get investment without having to pitch or write a business plan.

He runs the High Fliers CEO Peer mentoring ( and educates Startup Founders in Lean and Customer Development via the Heroic Entrepreneurs Open Meetup (

Jane Darkes ( is a marketeer with 18 years experience both B2B and B2C. She has worked both client and agency side.

For the last 8 years she has worked in Financial but is keen to break out and do some marketing consultancy and help some start ups find, keep and grow their target audience/customers. Jane is curious and loves to learn new skills and keep her finger on the pulse of innovation and technology; having recently completing her Google Squared Digital Marketing Course.

Check out her profile and recommendations on Linked in : To find out more about her, see her short film on You Tube: (


Help us form strong CoFounding Teams in Edinburgh by providing beer and pizza to motivate more entrepreneurs to come along to our events :-)

You can then:

• Display your company banner and literature at our events

• Pitch your services to all the Entrepreneurs in the room

• Be recommended to our online community

• Follow up with potential customers

• Sign more business

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