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2020 Startup Grind Summer Mixer powered by Microsoft is taking place on the 29th of July, gathering the stars of Bucharest Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. This year we will start with a pitch contest for choosing the winner of each category: Startups, Investors, Corporate. The winners will receive our community appreciation and a box of fresh summer drinks perfect for safely starting the networking :)
18:30 - 18:45 - Registration
18:40 - 19:00 - Welcome Message from Startup Grind, Microsoft, CMS, and Juventus Academy
19:00 - 19:30 - Pitch: Coolest (Startup) in the house
19:30 - 20:00 - Who's your (Investor) Daddy?
20:00 - 21:30 - Summer Mixer (Blending in safety Startups with Investors and Corporates to shake the perfect Cocktail)
The event is taking place outside under the shade of the "Del Pierro" Tent of Juventus Academy on 800 square meters. Participation is limited to 50 persons according to the law and providing to each participant 16 square meters, 4 times the legal distancing limit. Masks are available on-site.
In order to respect the law, the choice of other attendees and make sure it will be a safe and fun event we will adhere to the following participation rules:
At registration Startup Grind Bucharest Staff will:
• ID each attendee
• give a COVID-19 document with information regarding the rules that apply during the event (the document must be signed by the attendee)
• check the temperature of the attendee
• offer masks (mandatory) that will have to be used during the event
• offer gloves (optional)
During the Panels:
• Attendees must wear a mask
• Attendees will stay on their individual beanbag
• Attendees are not allowed to move the beanbags
• While moving on the space attendees must wear a mask
• While discussing with other attendees, the mask must be worn
• During the event, attendees will avoid forming crowds
• While speaking with another attendee, social distancing must be observed
During the Mixer:
• Attendees will receive individual boxes with snacks and beverages
• Attendees will receive individual bottles of drinks
The event will be available to watch on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/StartupGrindBucharest/
Microsoft for Startups
Startup Program Manager at Microsoft
Juventus Academy Bucharest
I have more than 11 years of experience in managing teams, projects and processes in challenging environments (business reorganization, transformations or merger). I have alway tried to understand, improve or link together workflows in order to deliver better results, no matter the company size or the challenges in front. With a positive attitude and the right mindset I have managed to either redesign from scratch programs or to make small tweeks which proved to be deliver better perfromance.
I have been developing and implementing marketing strategies and tailor made campaigns for more than 13 years, across the entire distribution cycle (vendor, distributor, reseller, end user).
I have a consistent experience in managing teams and projects in challenging environments and a strong passion for online marketing (project management, e-commerce campaigns, development of complex B2B and B2C online platforms, social media, e-mail marketing)
I have delivered over 100 trainings and workshops with more than 2000 people in total trained and over 50 events designed
I am passionate, hard working and determined to to things better over and over again.
Startup Grind Bucharest
Dani Dumitrescu is the Director of StartupGrind Bucharest. With a Ph.D. in Cybernetics and Economic Statistics, over 18 years of experience in the financial field (banks, insurance, guarantee funds, commodities and stock exchanges, money transfer, NPLs, fin-tech and European funds), Daniel Dumitrescu worked in the last years as Financial Expert of the European Commission and Chief Executive Officer of the Romanian Commodities Exchange. Currently, he is a Co-founder alongside Dr. Diana Dumitrescu of the European Center for Services Investments and Financing, based in Bucharest and offices in Brussels and London, with the mission of helping innovative SMEs to develop through European and alternative funding by understanding all the requirements and benefits associated with each type of finance. European Center for Services Investments and Financing - ECSIF Ltd. is going further to fulfill its mission by investing own or attracted funds in the development of European innovative companies. Our range of investments varies from acceleration stage Start-ups to early IPO - successful SMEs. We selectively invest in the following innovative industries: Fin Tech, Energy Tech, Health Tech.
Startup Grind Bucharest