London networking event - Urbano networking event on Bitcoin

Etc Venues - Monument
8 Eastcheap
London, EC3M 1AE

Etc Venues - Monument

Our next Urbano Business/Finance networking breakfast takes place on Thursday May 7th at etc venues Monument business centre in the City of London and features guest speaker  Simon Dixon, expert on alternative financing and crypto currencies including Bitcoin.

Urbano networking breakfasts give company directors, business owners, entrepreneurs and innovators a chance to network and develop connections, meet potential investors, lenders and advisors and find business advice, knowledge, support and avenues to growth, development, and finance.

About our speaker, Simon Dixon.

simon_dixonSimon Dixon is the CEO & co-founder of, an alternative finance investor, crowdfunding champion and author of the book 'Bank to the Future'.

Simon is also co-founder and a fund manager at Bitcoin Capital.

An active banking reformer and ex-founding director of both the UK Digital Currency Association & the UK CrowdFunding Association, Simon speaks to governments, businesses, universities, investors and financial institutions on the future of alternative finance.

He is actively involved in campaigning for a fundamental reform of our banking system and has presented at financial institutions such as Bloomberg, ODL, Schroders, the FSSC, Institute For Social Banking, and Man Group.

Simon will lead us through the history and fundamentals of Bitcoin and other new alternative 'crypto' currencies, debunking myths and explaining the benefits of this new online currency.

He will also explain how investors and others can get involved in allowing Bitcoin to be used to purchase business and professional services, and buying and trading Bitcoin for personal and investment purposes.

All Urbano events are open to any company. They are never dry and never dull! The presentations and the networking are personal, warm and informal. Non-members always welcome.


8:00am – Registration, coffee and pastries

8:25am – Presentation by Simon, followed by Q&A

9:15am – Informal and facilitated networking

Each Urbano event has a unique online Event Group where every attendee and their company is profiled, accessed through your own Urbano Dashboard. Members get access to full contact details of every attendee. All attendees can access the profiles of people you meet at this event through the Event Group published after the event.

Non-member price quoted on the event page is the discounted rate for a company's first visit. The price quoted on the actual payment page (usually £28 - £45) is the price relevant for you and the events your company has attended. Non-members companies are allowed to attend up to three networking events.

* To join Urbano and enjoy this event free, please view the current membership offer. Membership starts at 69p per day.