Taking innovators and startups to the next level
What’s next for the innovation landscape in Europe? At the conference 2019, over 200 innovators, startups and investors will converge in Bucharest for discussions around the future of startups, venture capital, artificial intelligence, fintech, energytech and more.
The event will be held in Bucharest, during the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, on the 14th of June 2019 at Globalworth Campus, the largest premium business park and conference center in Bucharest, Romania.
With industry-leading speakers, a showcase with some of Europe’s top startups, and invaluable networking, we bring the best of the community together.
The event will be a pool of new ideas and trends, bringing together the world’s most eminent entrepreneurs, investors and experts, and facilitating networking and deal-making with specialists in the realm.
If you’re an innovator, working in a startup, or looking to cultivate relationships with business angels, this is the place to be. Don’t miss it. Come and experience Bucharest, the capital of the New Europe in 2019!
09:30 - 10:00 REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE
10:00 - 10:45 INNOVATE TOGETHER - HOW CORPORATES AND STARTUPS COLLABORATE?
Monica Bratu - Project Manager - Oracle Startup Ecosystem - EMEA
Andrei Razvan Vacut - Vice-President, of Pre-Sales, EMEA at UiPath - RPA
Ottavia Tomarchio - Expansion Manager - Mindspace.me
Stefan Dumitru - Program Coordinator - AmCham Romania
Moderated by Dani Dumitrescu - CEO - InnovX Business Accelerator
10:45 - 11:30 FINANCE INNOVATION IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE
Axel Kalinowski - Head of Central and Southern Europe - London Stock Exchange
Marin Daniela - Principal Manager - European Bank for Reconstruction & Development
Ciprian Paltineanu - Principal Investor - Innova Human Capital
Mircea Moraru - Senior Associate - CMS
Moderated by Bogdan Hristescu - Regional MD - Euronet Worldwide
10:00 - 11:30 Q&A SESSION
Bogdan Stefan - Open Banking - Collaboration Insights from an Innovation Technology Partner
Daniel Ilie - 5 Leadership Truths from Former Commander of Special Operations Forces
Nicolae Iancu - Business Intelligence - Essentials from Former Rector of National Intelligence Academy
Alexandru Marin - How to protect innovation? Lessons from IPR Helpdesk Ambassador in Romania (TBC)
Silviu Florea - Growing Businesses, Inspiring People - A Global Journey Towards Meaning
11:30 - 13:30 MEET THE INNOVATORS - 10 STARTUPS DEMOS
Introduction by Eleni Skoura - Executive Director, Retail Product & Segments - BCR
Alin Iftemi - Modex - Blockchain Enablement Platform
Razvan Boldis - indexAR - VisualTech
Alexander Stoica - ProductLead - B2B Marketing
Daniel Nicolae - Maillon Fintech - FinTech
Attila Racz - KPEYE - FinTech
Vlad Costea - SigTree - PropTech, IoT
Alexandru Gliga - BOX2M - SmartEnergy
Leo Mart - WiseWoice - AI Assistants
Vlad Cazan - KFactory - Smart Factory
Andrei Nagy - AlphaBlock
13:30 - 14:00 NETWORKING LUNCH
14:00 - 15:00 FINAL CEREMONY STARTUPS INNOVX - BCR & WELLCOME CEREMONY GRINDERS INNOVX - BCR
Bogdan Manoiu - Chief Executive Officer - SwissWay
Ana Mihalache - Head of Social Banking Department at BCR
Diana Dumitrescu - Managing Director at InnovX Business Accelerator
15:00 - 16:00 COCKTAIL
Startup Grind Bucharest