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THE HAPPY STARTUP


SUMMERCAMP

SEPTEMBER 18-20 2015, BUSSES FARM, SUSSEX, UK
TICKETS MORE THAN 50% SOLD

*FREE BELL TENT UPGRADE WORTH £100 IF YOU BOOK IN JULY*

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THE HAPPY STARTUP


SUMMERCAMP

SEPTEMBER 18-20 2015, BUSSES FARM, SUSSEX, UK
TICKETS MORE THAN 50% SOLD

*FREE BELL TENT UPGRADE WORTH £100 IF YOU BOOK IN JULY*

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3 DAYS YOU'LL NEVER FORGET


 

"EVERY CONFERENCE SHOULD BE LIKE THIS."

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3 DAYS YOU'LL NEVER FORGET


 

"EVERY CONFERENCE SHOULD BE LIKE THIS."

INTRO


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INTRO


 

Over a weekend in September 2015, 100 people will gather to get inspired, cultivate new ideas and connect with likeminded people in a stunning natural setting, just 1 hour from London in 300 acres of rolling Sussex countryside.

At last year's event the torch was lit for our incredible community at The Happy Startup School. Those that were there know that they were part of something truly special. Some people called it the best event they'd ever experienced.

So we'll be back to do it all again this year. And we're looking to raise the bar once more. There are less than 40 spaces left. Can you afford not to be one of them?

 
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“WHEN TRIBES GATHER IN THE SAME PLACE THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MUTUAL INSPIRATION BECOME INTENSE.”


SIR KEN ROBINSON

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“WHEN TRIBES GATHER IN THE SAME PLACE THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MUTUAL INSPIRATION BECOME INTENSE.”


SIR KEN ROBINSON

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"BEST BUSINESS EVENT EVER"


 

TOM DRUITT. CEO BIG LEMON

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"BEST BUSINESS EVENT EVER"


 

TOM DRUITT. CEO BIG LEMON

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LAST YEAR'S MAGIC IN 3 MINS

We put together this short film to capture the essence of Summercamp

 

ARE YOU IN?

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YOUR TIME TO DECELERATE


 

"ACCELERATORS ARE GOOD AT SEARING, BUT WE ALSO NEED PLACES THAT ARE GOOD AT SLOW COOKING."

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YOUR TIME TO DECELERATE


 

"ACCELERATORS ARE GOOD AT SEARING, BUT WE ALSO NEED PLACES THAT ARE GOOD AT SLOW COOKING."

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INSPIRING TALKS


 

STORIES THAT INSPIRE ON THE THINGS THAT MATTER

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INSPIRING TALKS


 

STORIES THAT INSPIRE ON THE THINGS THAT MATTER

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FREE-RANGE WORKSHOPS


 

ON EVERYTHING FROM LEADERSHIP TO BCORPS 

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FREE-RANGE WORKSHOPS


 

ON EVERYTHING FROM LEADERSHIP TO BCORPS 

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WELLBEING


 

LOOK AFTER YOUR MIND, BODY & SOUL

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WELLBEING


 

LOOK AFTER YOUR MIND, BODY & SOUL

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FUN ACTIVITIES


 

FROM FISHING AND KAYAKNG TO UKELELE PLAYING AND A KARAOKE SAUNA

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FUN ACTIVITIES


 

FROM FISHING AND KAYAKNG TO UKELELE PLAYING AND A KARAOKE SAUNA

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STARTUP PITCHES


 

YOUR CHANCE TO GET HELP FROM MENTORS & THE COMMUNITY

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STARTUP PITCHES


 

YOUR CHANCE TO GET HELP FROM MENTORS & THE COMMUNITY

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LINE UP


ALL IN A MAGICAL SETTING JUST 1 HOUR FROM LONDON

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ALL IN A MAGICAL SETTING JUST 1 HOUR FROM LONDON

LEADING THE CHARGE

YOUR HOST FOR THE WEEKEND. DRUM ROLL PLEASE...

SANDERSON JONES FROM THE SUNDAY ASSEMBLY IS BACK!

 

A stand-up comedian (he sold out The Sydney Opera House, by hand...), former World Record holder of the world's longest hug (an impressive 24 hours, 33 minutes) and co-founder of The Sunday Assembly.

Sanderson blew us away last year with his charm and wit, so we had to have him back to make Summercamp what it is. 

"Sanderson was absolutely fantastic – his energy and wit made a tremendous difference to the feel of the event and to the momentum everyone felt."

 
 

INSPIRING TALKS

 
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CHRISTIAN STADIL

OWNER HUMMEL "COMPANY KARMA"
 

FLORIS KOOT

FOUNDER, KNOWMADS
"HOW TO MAKE MONEY FROM YOUR WEAKNESSES"

TOM DRUITT

CEO, THE BIG LEMON "RUNNING A FLEET OF BUSES ON CHIP FAT"

EIJI HAN SHIMIZU

"WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM THE WORLD'S HAPPIEST PEOPLE"

JIM CREGAN

JIMMY'S ICED COFFEE
"THE JIMMY'S STORY"
 

MARK WILLIAMSON

ACTION FOR HAPPINESS "THE KEYS TO HAPPIER LIVING"

KYRA MAYA PHILLIPS

AUTHOR, WRITER
"WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM PIRATES"

RUTH ANSLOW

HISBE FOODS
"DISRUPTING THE STATUS QUO"

ALEXANDER KJERULF

WOO HOO! INC
"CREATING A HAPPY WORKPLACE"

 

MORE SPEAKERS TO COME...

 

BRILLIANT WORKSHOPS

 

BCORPS

AN INTRODUCTION TO BCORPORATIONS AND HOW TO GET CERTIFIED

DEATH BED MEDITATION

AN ENLIGHTENING SESSION FROM EIJI HAN SHIMIZU

DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT

CREATE BETTER HABITS ONE DO AT A TIME WITH KAREN PINE

UX DESIGN FOR STARTUPS

JENNY GRINBLO, FUTURE WORKSHOPS

DREAM BUSINESS PLANNING

JACK HUBBARD, PROPELLERNET & DREAM VALLEY

LEAN COFFEE

 A STRUCTURED BUT AGENDA-LESS SESSION RUN BY THE HAPPY STARTUP SCHOOL

 

RICHARD ALDERSON

CAREER SHIFTERS 
DISCOVER YOUR LEADERSHIP STYLE AND "IMPACT DNA"

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LEARN CODING BASICS

 
 

MORE WORKSHOPS TO COME...

 

PLUS

 
 

'THE CLEAR IDEAS TEEPEE' WITH CHARLES DAVIES

GET CLARITY ON YOUR VISION THROUGH A ONE-ON-ONE WITH OUR MASTER OF TRUTH

 

LIVE MUSIC

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THE IRON BOOT SCRAPERS

"Great, marvelous, brilliant!" - K T Tunstall

This loony bunch will take over the camp for a barn dance to remember. They'll tackle all genres, from heavy metal to cheesy pop tunes, with beautiful 3 part singing harmonies. 

 
 

STICK IT ON

"A great community builder"

The DJ Democracy is back.
Grab your 15 mins of fame and play your favourite 3 tunes to fellow camp mates. No DJing skills required!

TESTIMONIALS


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IT'S TIME TO MAKE SHIFT HAPPEN

 

Summercamp is everything that's great about the Happy Startup community in a 3 day hit.

Expect inspirational speakers, woodland workshops, startup pitches, wellbeing, leftfield activities, delicious food, live music and meaningful campfire chats.

But most of all a group of people that 'get you'. Likeminded folk that want to do business differently whilst having fun along the way.

This is your tribe.

This is the weekend that will light your fire.

 
 

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT HAPPY STARTUP SUMMERCAMP...

 

“I think Happy Startup Summercamp will turn out to be a life-changer for me.”

Kees Klomp, speaker & author of Karmanomics


"Free-range business people wandering around laying golden eggs. Many new friends, you really delivered on your promise. Top Job."

Jack Hubbard, speaker & CEO Propellernet


“Amazing is spending a weekend being inspired. Awesome is using that momentum to make change. I feel I owe it to Summercamp to make change”

Adam Brooks, attendee

“Many ripples of inspiration which will now have their effects across the UK and the world.”

Spencer Heijnen, attendee


“I arrived home feeling inspired, refreshed, and optimistic about the future.”

Simon Cohen, speaker & founder Global Tolerance

“A wonderful and unique experience. A gift of a weekend.”

Jeremiah Gardner, speaker and author of The Lean Brand

“Thanks is definitely not a good enough word of gratitude and appreciation. I have never experienced such openness and togetherness.”

Tom Hemmings, attendee

“It was an amazing experience and it has impacted me in many ways.”

Natalie Jeffers, attendee

"I’ve been to tons of conferences and this weekend was a special one. Thanks for putting your heart and soul for making it so special."

Shamash Alidina, speaker and author of Mindfulness For Dummies


“I never experienced a conference with such a good vibe.”

Carmen Brion, attendee

"Thank you for this wonderful weekend! It was absolutely amazing. Everything was great. The beautiful tents, great food, amazing talks and awesome people."

Alexa Frey, attendee


"Back from a spectacular Summercamp. Got inspired by great entrepreneurs and thinkers. reminded ME all over again why I love what I do!!"

Ruth Anslow, hiSbe

 

FEATURED IN

& PROUD TO BE PART OF 

 

READY TO JOIN US?

We expect to sell out soon. Reserve your spot before it's too late.

 

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

Weekend tickets are ALL INCLUSIVE:

- 7 delicious hearty meals over 3 days from our local caterer
- All refreshments incl. wine with dinner both nights
- 11 inspiring talks from leading experts to local heroes
- 9 interactive workshops to empower you with knowledge
- 1-2-1 mentoring to help you get clarity on your ideas
- all activities* from kayaking & ukulele, kung fu & karaoke
evening entertainment from our brilliants live acts
- 3 months free access to Happy Startup online community
- £250 worth of software deals from our awesome partners
- a Summercamp goodie bag

plus a space to pitch your tent OR
*FREE BELL TENT UPGRADE WORTH £95 for July bookings*

And last but not least a load of new friends and supporters that will support you on your journey.

WHERE IS IT?

Summercamp will be held on a stunning farm nr East Grinstead, Sussex, just 1 hour away from London by train. East Grinstead train station is a 5 min drive from the site and there'll be a big yellow shuttle bus running to and from the site on Friday & Sunday. The site is also just a 20 min transfer from London Gatwick if you're flying from overseas.  

WHEN?

10 am on Friday 18th September to 3pm on Sunday 20th.


BUY TICKETS

Can you afford not to go?

A limited amount of 3 month payment plans are available for all ticket types. For more information about this and to enquire about multiple tickets email us.

*There'll be a £20 supplement for kayaking and fishing

 
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"A GIFT OF A WEEKEND"


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"A GIFT OF A WEEKEND"


3 DAYS


3 DAYS OF LEARNING, INSPIRATION & PLAY

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3 DAYS


3 DAYS OF LEARNING, INSPIRATION & PLAY

3 DAYS OF INSPIRATION, LEARNING & PLAY

 

This isn't your typical conference. There will be no neon strip lights or terrible coffee. Nor will there be slimy sales pitches or awkward networking.

This is about real people in a natural environment having meaningful conversations about the things that matter.

What is my role in this complex world we live in?

How can we build businesses that allow us to tap into our passions but still pay the bills?

How can I build my tribe?

How can we create a new model for business focused on abundance rather than scarcity?

 

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WHO'S BEHIND IT?

LEARN HOW TO BUILD A BUSINESS WITH A MULTIPLE BOTTOM LINE

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DON'T MISS OUT AGAIN

THERE ARE 80 SPOTS AVAILABLE. WILL YOU BE ONE OF THEM?

 

WATCH HIGHLIGHTS FROM LAST YEAR'S EVENT

TALK VIDEOS

Watch the inspirational videos from 2014 including Jack Hubbard's talk on bucketlist business planning and Simon Cohen's story on why he gave his company away.

SPEAKER INTERVIEWS

Hear from our awesome speakers about their experience of being at camp and sharing their advice for budding entrepreneurs.

TWEETS


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TWEETS


YOU'RE TOO NICE