Experience hosted by Anthony

  1. 3 hours
  2. Hosted in English

What you'll do

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Join Airbnb's startup programme for international entrepreneurs, startups, teams, and groups from around the world, to learn about building startups in London - Europe's fastest-growing tech ecosystem.

1. Begin at one of London's fastest-growing startup hubs. And hear insights about the history, culture, and growth of London's startup ecosystem, the new market players, and local and global trends.

2. Participate in a mind-shifting accelerator session on the process of building startups and the experience founders go through to address big problems, develop innovative new products, create new business models, get into the market, build teams and grow. Plus, learn about pitching to investors and raising investment.

3. See examples of some of the newest startups, tech products and platforms being built and launched in the UK, and the lessons you can learn from their founders and teams.

Since launching in 2017, the Airbnb Startup Programme has been joined by more than 700 entrepreneurs, co-founders, corporate managers, teams, and groups from 160 global cities around the world - from Asia, Europe, the US, Africa, and more.

This experience is now the best way for international entrepreneurs to develop new ideas, get advice, and build connections within London and the UK startup community. And is also great for teams and corporate groups.
2022 dates coming soon!

Join Airbnb's startup programme for international entrepreneurs, startups, teams, and groups from around the world, to learn about building startups in London - Europe's fastest-growing tech ecosystem.

1. Begin at one of London's fastest-growing startup hubs. And hear insights about the history, culture, and growth of London's startup ecosystem, the new market players, and local and global trends…

Meet your Host, Anthony

Host on Airbnb since 2014
  • 256 Reviews
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Hi there, I'm the founder of a company that grows tech hubs, startups, and ecosystems for tech companies, banks, and governments in more than 30 cities around the world.

I'm an investor in several startups and have developed more than 35 tech hubs and programmes, supporting 900+ startups, with a combined valuation of more than £1.7bn.

And now also doing this with Airbnb.
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Where you'll be

We'll be in one of London's fastest-growing creative business communities, in Croydon. Located just 20 minutes on the train from London Victoria.

Rated 4.84 out of 5 from 256 reviews.

Ayo
September 2020
Anthony has a very broadly sharp insight into what makes a successful start up and it's not just theory either, his own vast personal experience is a testament to his success and the catalyst he has been to other peoples successes also. I'm so impressed as with all of the reading and studying I do, never have I ever come across the nebulous information about entrepreneurship delivered in such a beautifully clear and chronicle way. Don't even bother going if you aren't going to be absolutely attentive to what he's saying and extract as much information as you can from this man! Thanks a lot Anthony!
Yaejin
March 2020
This is very special experience that you do not usually come across. Anthony has thoughtfully curated & structured London start up scene experience which was very interesting & insightful. I learned a lot from Anthony which can applied to life as well.
원석 (Fred)
February 2020
He is definitely an exceptional and professional person. I've got unique experience with he's inspiring explanations about very modern industries in here. I want to recommend this tour whoever wish to hear about startup business.
Athena
February 2020
Anthony is a friendly and insightful mentor who can guide participants thinking the possibilities in future and startup business, and also advise on our business or start up issues. I got inspired during discussion with Anthony and all others, and have much takeaways from the tour. The experience is fantastic and highly recommended.
Andres
January 2020
Anthony est un très bon hôte et une personne fort sympathique ! Il maîtrise son sujet et le fait que nous soyons en petit groupe fait que nous ayons beaucoup d'interaction avec lui et pouvons lui poser toutes les questions que l'on veut. Son expérience via les divers startup qu'il a coaché lui permet de nous répondre au mieux, je recommande ! Anthony is an amazing person and very insperational, we learn a lot about startup and He was able to answer all of our questions. Thanks for this amazing experience, I recommend it!
Salem
January 2020
Anthony was very accommodating and insightful. The whole experience was delightful for me and I learned to think and approach the topic from new angles even though I come from an entrepreneurial background. I highly recommend the experience for aspiring entrepreneurs.

Things to know

Guest requirements

Guests ages 18 and up can attend, up to 8 guests total.
All participants must wear a protective face covering and practice social distancing.

What to bring

Light snack and drink (optional)

Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 7 days before the Experience start time for a full refund, or within 24 hours of booking as long as the booking is made more than 48 hours before the start time.