Startup Grind Europe-Asia Connect

Tbilisi
Rustaveli Theater - 17, Rustaveli Avenue Tbilisi, 0108
Nov. 8, 2019, 8 p.m. - Nov. 10, 2019, 6 p.m.

About this event

Join world-class founders and funders in an exploration of the frontier markets from Eastern Europe through Central Asia. Hosted at the ancient Silk Road destination Tbilisi, it will showcase Georgia's legendary hospitality and creativity & will provide a welcoming and exciting environment to mingle with brilliant founders and investors and inspiring visionaries in a variety of fields.

Themes include:

  • Fintechs
  • Blockchain
  • AI
  • Impact Investing & Tech
  • Venture Investing and scaling from Frontier Markets

With visa-free entry for almost 100 countries Georgia offers a welcoming environment for diverse founders who often do not participate in US and UK events.

This event will draw 1500+ persons and will include highly conducive networking opportunities, extensive exhibits, and talks by some of the hottest and most insightful founders. 

Speakers

Bill Reichert

Bill Reichert

Garage Ventures

See Bio
Sheel Mohnot

Sheel Mohnot

500 Startups Fintech Fund

Partner
See Bio
Archil Talakvadze

Archil Talakvadze

Parliament of Georgia

Chairman
See Bio
Amrit Dhir

Amrit Dhir

Google for Startups

Head of Global Operations
See Bio
Amy Peck

Amy Peck

EndeavorVR

Founder & CEO
See Bio
Tamaz Georgadze

Tamaz Georgadze

Raisin

Founder, CEO
See Bio
Sacha Michaud

Sacha Michaud

Glovo

Founder
See Bio
Marvin Liao

Marvin Liao

500 Startups

See Bio
Brigitte Baumann

Brigitte Baumann

Go Beyond Investing

Founder
See Bio
Zoltan Varga

Zoltan Varga

Central Group

Founder
See Bio
George Arison

George Arison

Shift

Founder & CEO
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Gail Gannon

Gail Gannon

Wave Edge Capital

Managing Director
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Madlene Minassian

Madlene Minassian

Head of Corporate Affairs

Picsart
See Bio
Ken Singer

Ken Singer

UC Berkeley Center for Entrepreneurship

Managing Director
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Yevgen Lisnyak

Yevgen Lisnyak

Visa

Head of Strategic Partnerships
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Yann Le Floch

Yann Le Floch

Maslow Capital Partners

Token Banker
See Bio
Ethan Pierse

Ethan Pierse

Borderless Ventures

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Steve Adelman

Steve Adelman

Nexus Partners

Founder & Managing Director
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Zachery Coelius

Zachery Coelius

Coelius Capital

Investor
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Chris Burry

Chris Burry

USMAC

Co-CEO
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Shahar Matorin

Shahar Matorin

Startup Grind

Country Director
See Bio
Mammad Karim

Mammad Karim

Khazar Ventures

Founder
See Bio
Gamal Moukabary

Gamal Moukabary

Bonify

Founder & CEO
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Vincent Rey

Vincent Rey

EU Delegation

Head of Cooperation
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Eran Lasser

Eran Lasser

Synergy China Funds

Senior Advisor
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Vincent Rey

Vincent Rey

Head of Cooperation

EU Delegation to Georgia
See Bio
Justin McKenzie

Justin McKenzie

The British Embassy in Tbilisi

Ambassador
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Andrew Thornhill

Andrew Thornhill

Founder

Spotcoin
See Bio
Nikoloz Alavidze

Nikoloz Alavidze

Deputy Minister

Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
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Avtandil Kasradze

Avtandil Kasradze

Georgia’s Innovation and Technology Agency

Chairman
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Mariam Lashkhi

Mariam Lashkhi

Georgia’s Innovation and Technology Agency

Deputy Chairperson
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Boris Zeleny

Boris Zeleny

Green Foundation

Founder
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Péter Küllői

Péter Küllői

Bank Gutmann

Member of the Supervisory Board
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Thomas Seidling

Thomas Seidling

CyberSmart

See Bio

Moderators

Daniel Reilly

Daniel Reilly

Startup Grind

Community Manager
Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit

Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit

MarsBased

CEO
See Bio
Marian Gazdik

Marian Gazdik

Startup Grind; IPM Growth

Director/Partner
See Bio

When

Nov. 8, 2019, 8 p.m.
through
Nov. 10, 2019, 6 p.m.

Where

Rustaveli Theater
17, Rustaveli Avenue Tbilisi0108

Brought to you by

Colin Donohue

Colin Donohue

Georgian Ventures

Founder
Tamar Menteshashvili

Tamar Menteshashvili

Binance

Business Development
See Bio
Giorgi Tukhashvili

Giorgi Tukhashvili

Georgian Wine Finder

Founder

Partners