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September
20
Tuesday
6:45pm
50494

Dine with Netguru: Building your website or mobile app - getting to MVP

at Piccolino, Shoreditch/ City (map)

Who's coming

Venue

Piccolino

Italian
11 Exchange Square, Broadgate, EC2A 2BR
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Started by:
Table Crowd

Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Wiktor Schmidt, CEO of Netguru, a Ruby on Rails and mobile development house. One of the most celebrated startups in Poland, the team has grown from 50 to 160 people in less than 2 years, with a large client base here in London (TableCrowd being one of their newest clients).

This dinner is perfect for…
Founders, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and those interested, or working in, businesses that are wanting to bring to life an idea or improve a current tech product.

The dinner conversation will be…
Wiktor will be covering the familiar challenges that tech development can bring, especially if you’re not technical, including:
✓ The key decisions when building your first web or mobile app, or improving your tech
✓ Deciding what should make the MVP and what should wait
✓ The pitfalls of building your web or mobile app and how to avoid them
✓ Practical advice lifted from the 100s of web and mobile projects Wiktor has brought to life at Netguru

Expect plenty of practical examples to help drive your strategy, and don’t forget you’ll have the chance to ask any burning questions you have during the Q&A session too.

Who’s Wiktor Schmidt?
In addition to being the CEO of Netguru, where he is currently focused on the growth of the business, Wiktor is also very involved with building the European startup community with very strong connections in Poland and Ireland. He is one of the organisers of Hive61 as well as Dublin and Poznan Startup Weekends.

Netguru, founded in 2009, is a fully remote, global company with headquarters in Poznan. With 7 offices in Poland, it also has offices in Tel Aviv, Budapest, Kuwait and London.

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine plus highly curated and relevant networking.

#MeetandEat

P.S. TableCrowd are offering complimentary cab rides home (£15) thanks to their partner, Gett, on first download of the app. Download the app in advance.

Wiktor Schmidt is currently focused on growing Netguru - web & mobile software development company. Netguru has grown from 50 to 160 people in less than 2 years. They were recognised as a Leading Ruby on Rails Development Firm by independent research group Clutch as well as ranked in the top 5 in the prestigious Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe Awards.

Wiktor is also very involved with building the European startup community with very strong connections in Poland and Ireland. He is one of the organisers of Hive61 as well as Dublin and Poznan Startup Weekends.

Netguru is one of the most celebrated new Polish startups, founded in 2009, it is a fully remote, global company with headquarters in Poznan, one of the oldest cities in western central Poland, which was fully destroyed during World War II. Its team has seven offices in Poland but others in Tel Aviv, Budapest, Kuwait and London. Netguru has hired developers from Argentina, and half of its business development team was born in the US. It thinks of itself as a "perfect example of a truly modern, truly digital, employee friendly workplace".

For any dietary requirements, including vegetarians, please ensure you have completed your dietary needs in your profile.

Delicious 2 course dinner with wine.

PANE DELLA CASA | Fresh house baked Tuscan & rosemary focaccia breads to share (v)

PRIMI

PANE ALL’AGLIO | Garlic bread, tomato & basil (v)

MINESTRONE ALLA GENOVESE | Spring vegetables, tomato & ditalini pasta, basil pesto (n) (v)

BRUSCHETTA CON FAVE E ‘NDUJA | Broad beans & spicy Italian sausage, toasted ciabatta (v)

CALAMARI FRITTI | Fried calamari, roast garlic mayonnaise & lemon

GAMBERONI | King prawns, chilli & lemon, toasted ciabatta

RISOTTO FUNGHI | Mushrooms, truffle oil & cheese wafer (v)

INSALATA DI CESARE | Gem lettuce, chicken, crispy pancetta & Parmesan

SECONDI

INSALATA PESCHE E PROSCIUTTO | Roast balsamic peaches, Parma ham, buffalo mozzarella & pine nuts (n)

FUSILLI PUTTANESCA CON POLLO | Chicken, tomato, chilli, anchovies & capers

LINGUINE AI GAMBERETTI | King prawns, courgette & chilli

RAVIOLI DI SPINACHI E RICOTTA | Spinach, ricotta, butter, Parmesan & toasted almonds (n)

PIZZA PICCANTE | Spicy Calabrian sausage, roast red pepper, tomato & mozzarella

BRANZINO | Sea bass, potatoes, black olives & capers

POLLO MILANESE | Chicken breast, Parmesan & rosemary breadcrumb, buffalo mozzarella, spaghetti pomodoro

This dinner is hosted by Claire, one of TableCrowd's wonderful hosts and she'll be looking after you on the night.

Claire is our new COO and Chief Chatter. She is hugely passionate about entrepreneurship starting her career with global fresh produce entrepreneurs at Tesco and then micro entrepreneurs in East Africa as CEO of a charity. Having hosted over 50 dinners for TableCrowd and 100 volunteer events for Grow Movement Claire adds a natural sparkle to our events.

For any advance questions about this dinner, it is best to reach us at hello@tablecrowd.com.

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