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October
22
Tuesday
6:45pm
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Dine with MD for Joyance Partners Europe: investing in health & happiness technology

at RedFarm, Covent Garden (map)

Who's coming

Venue

RedFarm

9 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ
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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Paolo Pio is Managing Director for Joyance Partners Europe, the first VC fund to focus on the technological vectors of happiness. Joyance invest at the intersection of health and happiness, focusing on how science and technology can help individuals moving toward greater health, confidence, calm, and the absence of pain and anxiety.

What Joyance Partners Europe invests in…
Europe has the deep science, educational richness, entrepreneurial infrastructure, and societal perspective to become a central source for companies globally that leverage science from genetics, bio, neuro, microbiome, VR/AR, next gen consumer goods, food, and robotics to help individuals experience delightful moments - those small quanta of time that brings greater joy, confidence, calm, control, absence of anxiety or pain. Joyance invest from the earliest stages, through to series A rounds in companies that can deliver those delightful moments!

Joyance Partners Europe portfolio Includes…
Recent portfolio investments included Sigrid Therapeutics, Figur8, Wynd Technologies, Osmosis, Finless Foods, Mixlab, Toybox, Paradromics, to name a few!

This dinner is perfect for…
Startup founders and management level at startups working for tech businesses focused on health and happiness.
This dinner is open to a limited number of service providers / advisors (unless a TableCrowd partner). Please see the details under the 'Join this table' button.
If you'd like to join but don't fall neatly within the above categories, please email us at hello@tablecrowd.com to discuss whether this is the right dinner for you. Also feel free to check out our other dinners as another might match you perfectly!

The dinner conversation will be…
From the life sciences, consumer products, immersive experiences, through to market based education, Paolo is interested in technology startups who are focused on developing and delivering delightful moments and at scale. Paolo will be sharing all on:
✓ Why invest in health and happiness technology.
✓ How science and tech can help society move towards greater health and the absence of pain and anxiety.
✓ Future tech trends that will further impact on the health and happiness sectors.
✓ Key lessons learnt from the Joyance portfolio to date.

Who is Paolo Pio?
Paolo Pio is the Managing Director for Joyance Partners Europe, the first VC fund to focus on the technological vectors of Happiness. Working with universities, government organizations, accelerators, angel networks and venture funds, Joyance are tasked with uncovering Europe's future powerhouses at driving the transformation of individual health and happiness.

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or 2 soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant crowd. This is a dinner, not a dropin event, so we ask that guests turn up on time and don’t leave until after the Q&A.

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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.

If you book a place and then can't make it, please make sure you tell us. An empty place at the table with your name card is not a great start to dinner!

Paolo Pio is the Managing Director for Joyance Partners Europe, the first VC fund to focus on the technological vectors of Happiness. Working with universities, government organizations, accelerators, angel networks and venture funds, Joyance are tasked with uncovering Europe's future powerhouses at driving the transformation of individual health and happiness.

Paolo has 13 years of experience in the technology industry, with expertise in product development and strategy, international business development, and enterprise sales. He most recently ran Cisco’s Data Center Networking business development team for the region of Asia Pacific. He is an Angel investor and serves in various startup advisory roles, including mentoring at Virgin Startups and TechItalia Lab.

Paolo holds an MBA from London Business School where he was recognized for excellence in asset management, and a Cum Laude MS Engineering degree from Politecnico di Torino. He loves hiking, climbing, skiing, and mountains in general. Talk to him about meditation, nutrition, training, and wellbeing if you want to see his eyes light up. Paolo speaks English, Italian, French and Spanish.

For any dietary requirements, worry not, we have it covered, as long as we know in advance. If you are vegetarian, vegan, dairy free or gluten intolerant let us know by filling out the dietary requirements section in the your preferences section of your profile on the TableCrowd website.

One of the TableCrowd hosting team will be on hand to make sure you are welcomed through the door and introduced to the most relevant people to you.

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

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