Google/Advantage Austria: June 01, 2019

A joint program ran for Austrian startups and entrepreneurs.


Belfast City Hall and US Consulate, Belfast April 29, 2019

Address to Massachusetts academics as part of the DTI trade mission .


Harvard University Innovation Labs December 2018

A Q&A session for startups to understand the European startup landscape and tips on how to raise


Google Hack: Google HQ, London November 19

A Q&A session for Googlers to pick the brains of some amazing Googler innovators and external guests - come and listen to their success (& failure!) stories.


Intro to Startup Legals: TUSpark, Newcastle October 30 

Speaking to IGNITE accelerator teams about how to use investment and what it really means.


Series A: Huckletree Shoreditch, London October 24

Raised a round, or two? Raring to go on that Series A?

SeedLegals, the UK's largest closer of startup funding rounds, is here to help with the next in their workshop series.

Get to grips with the types of funds up for grabs, how to avoid the common pitfalls and tricks to close quicker - session by Deborah McGargle


Intro to Startup Legals: Imperial College, London September 25

Speaking to teams about how to use investment and what it really means.


Winning Funding, Investment & Scaling Up: Innovation Birmingham Campus, Birmingham September 12

Working through how to scale up post investment


Intro to Startup Legals: Innovation Birmingham Campus, Birmingham July 18

Speaking to teams about how to use investment and what it really means.


Intro to Startup Legals: Techhub, London June 27

Speaking to teams about how to use investment and what it really means.


Get StartUp Stuff Sorted with Seedlegals: Huckletree West London,  June 20

Are you close to closing your funding round? Or maybe you're just starting out!

Joining us for a lunch and learn is Deborah Mcgargle, Chief Legal Officer at SeedLegals to shed some light on the situation. Deborah has personally raised in the region of £400m in startup funding for teams around the world and spends her spare time mentoring startups as an EIR at Ignite and Techstars.

Bring your sandwiches and a notepad!


Investment Seminar: Innovation Birmingham Campus, Birmingham June 8

Speaking to teams about being investment ready and raising capital.

 Women in Tech Breakfast Event  27 April 2018

Host of panel discussing the great work being done by women in tech in the Northern region and how to attract more women into technical roles in the sector.

Securing VC funding: The road to Series A July 25, 2017

Participant in Tech City News roundtable discussion in association with chartered accountants and financial advisers Kreston Reeves.

Newcastle Startup Week UK May 17, 2017

Host and panellist facilitator for a crowdfunding discussion with Crowdcube, Crowdfund360 and Seedrs as part of the Newcastle Startup Week Festival.

Blu Sky Training Academy UK May 4, 2017

Training session with junior team members on elements of "Understanding Founder Behaviours" and cap tables.

Tech Nation Tour 2017 UK Mar 24, 2017

Panellist discussing the Tech Nation Report 2017 addressing an audience of local community members, digital tech businesses and entrepreneurs.

Tech North Founders' Network Summit Sheffield UK Feb 1, 2017

Cap table seminar

University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK Oct 25, 2016

"In conversation with..." session with undergrads about the general principles of raising capital and how to engage with angels and VC's.

Founders Network, UK Sep 27, 2016

Cap table seminar including live demonstration of valuations, option pools and impact on founder shares.

MIT Museum, Boston, USA April 2016

Sharing the Techstars journey and the typical life of a high growth startup.