Friday Round Up

October 2016

Our featured project this week is the Bristol-based duo the Husky Tones who are recording an original punk blues album.

‘a stunning and entertaining debut’ Blues Matters

‘theres a massive buzz building around the band’ Bristol 24/7 

Projects we love --

Calais Refugee Solidarity Bristol - CRSB aims to provide humanitarian aid, campaign for greater awareness and to raise funds to address the priority needs of displaced people in Calais. A new appeal has been launched to raise funds and aid. 

The Jump - Four brothers share an Olympic dream through their struggles, injuries and family dynamics, with the hopes of inspiring future generations.

Coming soon... ⏰

We love inventors and are looking forward to working with great team at What Knot - The What Knot is an ingenious device that enables anyone to connect ropes easily and safely without having to tie knots

Crowdfest is the UK's largest ever crowdfunding event, featuring over 60 speakers, 8 workshops covering a variety of specialist tracks, 2 exhibitions, and a spectacular networking party. Get tickets today. 

Looking forward to working with Ubuntu Power an innovative social enterprise seeking to improve the lives of millions of Sub-Saharan Africans without reliable access to electricity through modular containerized solar power and satellite internet. 

From the blog --

Are you ready for Chinese Investment?

Mapping out Ed-tech 

What we've been reading --

How to build an A.I start up 

Learning to talk to bots

Abu Dhabi and Dubai put fintech first

When Fear Is a Competitive Advantage

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