INNOVATIONS FOR THE WORLD

November 26th-28th 2018 @ Hotel Metropol Palace Belgrade

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  • Innovative regional entrepreneurs
  • Investors
  • Speakers
  • International delegates

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PITCHING

The best innovative companies and ideas will compete in front of international investment jury and many more investors in the audience. Everyone will walk out with transformative experience, and many with serious investment offers.

CONFERENCE

Investors, entrepreneurs and opinion leaders will share information, opinions and experience. They'll assess the latest trends and opportunities, give advice and teach us how to grow and earn more.

EXHIBITION

Innovative startups and corporations will showcase their offerings and create a truly unique experience. This is also additional opportunity to network and find great business partners.

Program

DAY I (26th November 2018)
11:00 12:00 1:00 Registration and Check-in
12:00 12:40 0:40 Opening Ceremony
Mihailo Jovanović, Director @
Office for Information Technologies and e-Government
Ambassador @ Embassy of Israel
Marko Čadež, President @ Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia
12:40 12:50 0:10 “Operating and Innovating in Belgrade” Stefan Lazarević, General Manager @ NCR Serbia
12:50 13:10 0:20 Keynote Speech:
“Blockchain’s “Killer App”: Self-Sovereign Identity”
Timothy Ruff, CEO @ Evernym
13:10 13:55 0:45 Panel:
“Corporate Digital Transformation”
Moderator:
Mihailo Vesović, Advisor To The President @ Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia
Panelists:
Goran Pitic, Chairman of Board in Serbia @ Societe Generale
Eli Mizroch, CEO & Co-Founder, Silver Castle
Dušan Radičević, Chief Financial Officer @ MK Group
13:55 15:00 1:05 Pitching Session MARLEQ, GoGreenPortal, Meerkiddo, Whisperr
15:00 16:00 1:00 Networking Break and Lunch
16:00 16:20 0:20 Presentation: “Pitching a Startup in 2018” Erez Gavish, Serial Entrepreneur, co-Founder @ Wyser.xyz | co-Founder @ TL Starters
16:20 16:40 0:20 Presentation: “Between the Art and AR”  Vitomir Jevremović, Founder @ DigitalMind
16:40 17:00 0:20 Presentation: “Startup and Blockchain Ecosystem in Switzerland” Alena Yudina, co-Founder @ IndoSwiss Blockchain Alliance
17:00 18:35 1:35 Pitching Session Shootset, 3DSS, Uradi-Zaradi, Sipod, Void Mobile
DAY II (27th November 2018)
08:30 09:00 0:30 Registration and Check-in
09:00 09:15 0:15 Keynote:
“How to Utilize Blockchain to Become an Innovation Nation”
Eli Mizroch, CEO & Co-Founder @ Silver Castle
09:15 09:35 0:20 “Decentralizing Delivery Networks” Oren Gampel, CEO @ PAKET Project
09:35 10:20 0:45 Panel:
“Proof of Community: Shift in Community Marketing in Blockchain”
Moderator:
Marco Callichia, CEO @ Mazee
Panelists:
Morten Christensen, Airdropalert.com
Sarah Diane, Sandblock.io
Stoyan Angelov, Evedo.io
Yagub Rahimov, 7Marketz
10:20 10:40 0:20 Sacret Life: “Solving Affiliate Marketing Problems with Blockchain” Siniša Dagary, CEO @ Sacret Life
10:40 11:00 0:20 Workchain: “Blockchain Enabled Flexible Work Solution” Ryan Fyfe, CEO @ Workchain
Ivan Petrović, COO @ Workchain
11:00 11:20 0:20 Networking Break
11:20 11:50 0:30 “Future of Blockchain Investments” Shaun Khan, Managing Partner @ Glass Capital
11:50 12:35 0:45 Panel:
“Blockchain Investment Strategies”
Moderator:
Shaun Khan, Managing Partner @ Glass Capital
Panelists:
Chen Munitz, CIO @ Silver Capital
Maxim Chereshnev, Director @ IDACB
Kyle Chasse, Co-Founder @ Master Ventures
Siniša Krneta, CEO @ Belgrade Stock Exchange
Alena Yudina, Co-founder @ IndoSwiss Blockchain Alliance
12:35 12:55 0:20 Anchor: “Liquidity, Guarantee and Trust, How to Purchase Global Sovereign Debt” Daniel Popa, CEO @ Anchor
12:55 13:15 0:20 From Iliquid to Liquid: “Tokenization of Venture Capital Funds” Ivan Bjelajac, CEO @ MVP Workshop
13:15 14:15 1:00 Networking and Lunch Break
14:15 15:15 1:00 Inverse Pitching Session: Investment Funds Aeternity Ventures
ABC Accelerator
3TS Capital
Master Ventures
Global Traction
15:15 16:00 0:45 Panel:
“Blockchain Technology Breakthroughs and Adoption”
Moderator:
Mališa Pušonja, CTO @ MVP Workshop
Panelists:
Karim Nemr, CEO @ PXL Vision
Oren
Gampel
, CEO @ Paket Project
Dirk Anderson, SCO @ SALT
16:00 16:20 0:20 Liquid Crystal: “Cheap and Scalable Blockchain Micro-transactions” Mališa Pušonja, CTO @ MVP Workshop
16:20 17:05 0:45 Panel:
“ICO Hands-on: How to Launch, Manage and Succeed”
Moderator:
Marko Kovačević, Board Member @ Serbian Blockchain InitiativePanelists:
SALT Lending – Dirk Anderson, SCO @ SALT
Regulations – Loretta Joseph @ Advisor @ OECD
Santiment – Nemanja Cerovac, CPO @ Santiment
Celsius Network – Ivan Bjelajac, CEO @ MVP Workshop
17:05 18:25 1:20 Startup Pitching Sessions Devana Aero, Boostowski, Publitio, innSono, XVision
DAY III (28th November 2018)
08:30 09:00 0:30 Registration and Check-in
09:00 10:30 1:30 Pitching Session Petguards, Application Arts, HopKidz, AsthmaPal, HartCare Platform
10:30 12:30 2:00 “Climate Smart Urban Development Pitching Event” UNDP Climate Smart Urban Development – Lavander Room
10:30 10:45 0:15 Lecture:” Geolocation Services with Advanced Application” Milen Janjic, Director of Sector for Own Software Solutions @ SAGA
10:45 11:00 0:15 “Scaling Up Young Entrpreneurs” Marko Kovačević, Head of the EU Integration Center, EEN Serbia Coordinator
11:00 11:30 0:30 Networking Break
11:30 12:30 1:00 Panel:
“Biotech and HealthTech VCs: Reality or a Dream?”
Moderator:
Dr. Branka Zukić, Institute for Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering IMGGE
Aris Bailan, Founder and CEO, BookNowMed
Domagoj Oreb, Partner @ South Central Ventures
Igor Mrvaljević, InvetLab
Marko Živanović, PhytoNet
12:30 13:30 1:00 Inverse Pitching Session: Investment Funds Praegon Capital
Buran Venture Capital
SC Ventures
Odin Capital
13:30 14:15 0:45  Networking Break and Lunch
14:15 15:15 1:00 Breakout Session: “Expanding E-commerce Market In Partnership With Startups” Srećko Šekeljić, Head of External Communications @ Société Générale Serbia
Jelena Đurović,  SMB Marketing @ Société Générale Serbia
Boris Brzak, Product Manager @ Société Générale Serbia
Marko Petrović, CEO @ iPay SEE
Sofija PoparaFounder & CEO @ Clever doo
Filip Karajičić, COO @ Quantox
14:15 15:15 1:00 Breakout Session: “Building a Blockchain Product: Token Economy, Product definition and Development” Ivan Bjelajac, CEO @ MVP Workshop
Mališa Pušonja, CTO @ MVP Workshop
15:15 15:35 0:20 Lecture: “How Technology Revolutionises Education” James Weatherill, CEO @ Arbor Education
15:35 17:15 1:40 Pitching Session AYA, 3F-Fit Fabricando Faber, The Badger Crew, CarGo, Odo Ride, CouchCoach
17:15 18:00 0:45 Panel:
“VC Investors’ Look: State of The Ecosystem in 2018”
Moderator:
Nenad Paunović, Serbian Venture Network
Panelists:
Jan Kobler, Managing Partner @ South Central Ventures
Miloš Lukačka, Managing Partner @ Praegon Capital
18:00 18:15 0:15 BgVF Pitching Winners and Closing Ceremony
Workshops
Workshop Day II (27th November 2018)
11:00 11:45 0:45 Business Angels: How to Become a Successful Investor Phillipe Gluntz, President @ Business Angels Europe
Borko Jovanović, Serbian Venture Network
11:45 12:00 0:15 Break
12:00 12:45 0:45 Business Angels: Syndicates and Angel groups Phillipe Gluntz, President @ Business Angels Europe
Borko Jovanović, Serbian Venture Network
Workshop Day III (28th November 2018)
10:30 12:30 2:00 Climate Smart Urban Development Pitching Event UNDP
14:15 15:00 1:00 Workshop: e-Commerce Development by SoGe Ljubiša Egelja, Executive Director for Marketing @ SoGe
14:15 16:30 2:30 “Building a Blockchain Product: Token Economy, Product Definition and Development” Ivan Bjelajac, CEO @ MVP Workshop
Mališa Pušonja, CTO @ MVP Workshop

investors & speakers

ENTREPRENEURS

  • Increase investment readiness
  • Network and find partners
  • Get unique experience
  • Learn the latest trends

INVESTORS

  • Explore opportunities
  • Make yourself visible
  • Create profitable partnerships
  • Exchange opinions

CORPORATIONS

  • Get startup mindset
  • Get new ideas, partners and clients
  • Position your brand
  • Support innovative entrepreneurs

GOVERNMENT

  • Promote new initiatives
  • Support entrepreneurs
  • Get recommendations
  • Change mindset

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