The UK Startup Conference 2022



April 26, 2022
17:00 – 18:30 BST



The UK Startup Conference 2022

The UK Startup Conference 2022 was the UK’s largest-ever online conference exclusively for Startups, gathering thousands of founders, VCs, executives, seed fund partners, general partners, journalists, and bloggers from diverse backgrounds and industries. It was followed by a very successful in-person event called The London Startup Meetup 2022 a few weeks later.

Event Speakers

5.00pm-5.05pm: Webinar Opening

Topic: Setting out the event agenda, and giving an overview of the UK Startup & VC Scene

5.05pm-5.20pm: “Startup Leaders” Panel Discussion

Topic: What the UK Startup Ecosystem is doing well, and what it can improve.

5.20pm-5.35pm: “Silicon Roundabout” Panel Discussion with Startup Founders in the UK

Topic: Challenges Startups had in 2021/22 and how they overcame them

5.35pm-5.45pm: “Silicon Roundabout” Panel Discussion with Angel Investors & VCs in the UK

Topic: Startup Trends for 2022; key elements VCs look for in Startups

5.45pm-5.55pm: Startup Stories

Topic: We chat with a Startup Founder, about their fundraising journey.

5.55pm-6.15pm: Fireside Chats

Topic: We speak with various Scaleups on topics crucial to Startups.

6.15pm-6.30pm: “Silicon Valley” Panel Discussion with UK Startup Founders in the United States

Topic: International Expansion

6.30pm-6.50pm: “The Five Myths of Raising Capital” Panel Discussion

6.50pm-7.00pm: “In Touch, from Manchester to Chicago” Fireside Chat

Event Sponsors:

Personio Logo


  • Personio is an HR Software for Startups and SMEs, which helps improve operational excellence to pave the way for strategic work to shine. That means accelerating daily work, reducing administrative chaos, and ensuring that every core HR process works like a dream.


  • Amplitude is the Digital Optimization System
  • With their trademark behavioral graph innovation, they sort through millions of seemingly random actions, to:
    • Instantly find patterns of Customer Behaviour. Every click and interaction is input from your customers telling you what they need and why they need it.
    • Predict outcomes and adapt experiences, to increase Customer Engagement, Growth, and Loyalty.
  • Powered by Amplitude, we are hosting The European Digital Optimization Conference 2022.


  • A cloud communications platform, used by millions of Startups, to engage with billions of customers around the world.
  • Software developers can use Twilio to make and receive phone calls, send and receive text messages, and perform other communication functions using its web service APIs. Twilio has established the Twilio Startups Programme, to provide product credits, education, and resources for Startups across Belgium and elsewhere.
  • Attendees of this event can apply for the Twilio Startups Programmes at this link. Successful applicants will receive the means to launch their global customer engagement strategy with Twilio’s API-powered platform.

Startups Magazine:

  • Startups Magazine is a bi-monthly print and digital publication created to champion technology startups with all aspects of their entrepreneurial journeys – helping them connect the dots from funding to founder wellbeing.
  • They launched in April 2018, and since then have built a loyal and talented following ranging from tech startups, engineers, investors, growth hackers, accelerators, marketing whizzes, aspiring innovators, and many more.