The real deal with corporates
The focus of our conference is the direct exchange between startups and corporates. With people who understand both sides. The good, the bad and the ugly. We offer workshops, panel discussions, fireside chats and presentations around the topics below. And we will bring speakers who know what they are talking about about.
The full program will be available very soon. Please find here the first parts.Tickets
The world is great - so much inspiration for our daily work & life
This track will seek to gain inspiration from the outside: What can startups, innovators, and investors learn from the art scene? What can the art scene learn from the startup ecosystem?
What are the relevant technological trends and impacts?
Here we will focus on some of the most hyped technology trends in 2017 and on their importance for corporate innovation: Why is AI going to change the automotive industry? Is blockchain solely interesting for the fintech world?
Best practices of corporates & startups
The Connect track will provide participants with best practice case studies from Corporates and Startups: Why is it so difficult for startups to connect to corporates and how do corporates align the broad coalition of players?
How to find the right investors
Here the focus will be on the different ways for startups to gain access to investments: What are the trends in the VC scene in 2017? What are good alternatives to VCs?
Johann JungwirthChief Digital OfficerVolkswagen AG
Holger G. WeissFounder & CEOGerman Autolabs
Julian RiedlbauerPartnerGP Bullhound
Ben BroshiChief Digital OfficerDeutsche Telekom Medien
Carolina AlexProgram Manager Startup GarageBMW
Matthias AllgaierManaging DirectorSummit Partners
Sebastian BielskiChief Financial Officersmava
Andreas BoesSenior DirectorConrad Connect GmbH
Daniel BrücknerSenior Digital StrategistUFA LAB
John CalianVice President of Blockchain TechnologiesTelekom Innovation Laboratories
Sebastian T. CrusiusChairman of the Energy Specialist GroupGerman Startups Association
Filip DamesFounding PartnerCherry Ventures
Andrea DiewaldManaging DirectorGACC NY (Hamburg office)
Prof. Dr. Gunter DueckMathematician & Philosopher
Dr. Stefan FranzkeCEOBerlin Partner