8:00am - “Doors” open.
(Time zone: CET Central European Time)
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8:15am Welcoming Guests:
Thom Barnhardt, Organiser and founder, CEE Digital Services
8:30am - 9:15am Australia:
An insight into what Australian digital/tech buyers expect
from overseas (and CEE-based) digital partners.
Panelists(3): Pauline Fetaui, GM, River City Labs, Brisbane
9:15am - 10:00am Japan:
Presentation I: "Deals done" - A case study of recent Digital deal between Japanese buyers and
CEE digital services provider.
Hideki Ninomiya, Orient (Tokyo) Presentation II: AI and Japan. Is there space for
Marc Einstein, ITR Corp. (Tokyo)
Break-out Focus Sessions
9:30 - 11:00 "Morning" Meetings:
1-on-1 Video Meetings: Japan and Australia
10:00am - 10:30am "AI: How Artificial Intelligence is solving problems and boosting
productivity" - A case study.
"Finally, AI that works in the field", Michael Mazur and Adam
Wisniewski, Founders, AI Clearing
10:30am - 10:45am "Unlock IP-Box for your business
Untapped potential of preferential tax mechanism for
innovators in Poland", Kacper Kosowicz, Business Development Director CEE, KR GROUP LTD.
10:45 - 11:30 UK: How UK Startups can scale-up with tech talent from CEE.
How UK Startups scale-up with tech talent from CEE.
Russell Dalgleish, Chair, Scottish Business Network
Bart Kowalczyk, Polish Business Link (UKI)
Greg Wasowski, Sr Principal Manager, ISV GTM Strategy and Programs, Salesforce.com
11:30- 12:00 Belarus:
Top CEE Locations for Belarussian digital/tech companies. (15 minutes introduction to top local
City #1: City of Lodz, Adam Pustelnik, Deputy Mayor
City #2: Moldova and Moldova IT Park, Natalia Dontu.
City #3: tba
12:00 - 14:00 "High-noon" Meetings:
Video Meetings: Europe, UK, and Scandinavia:
Nordics: 1-on-1 meetings with 3-4 corporates.
Germany: 1-on-1 meetings with 3-4 corporates.
Austria: 1-on-1 meetings with 3-4 corporates.
12:00 - 12:55 Germany and DACH:
How DACH enterprises and SMEs increasingly view CEE digital firms as strategic partners. And
what CEE firms can do to move up the value-chain.
Moderator: Lars Gutheil, German-Poland Chamber of Commerce
Tobias Fausch, CIO, BayWa AG (Munich)
Martin Treder, Information Domain Owner, Boehringer Ingelheim (North
Subhrajyoti Bose, Director, Digital Product Engineering, HARTMANN Group (Stuttgart)
13:00 - 13:55 Nordics:
An insight into the corporate digital demands in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland -
and opportunities to work with CEE companies.
Anna Martinkari, Head of Digital, Telia Company
Jesper Frederiksen, VP, CIO Digital Enablement, Velux
Petri Hassinen, Director, Data Management, Valmet, Helsinski
US Audience begins to join
Time zone: CET Central European Time
13:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break, 1-on-1 Networking, and visiting Virtual Information Booths
14:00 - 14:30 US Panel I: "Prying open large Enterprises".
How persistence, perspiration, and patience are key to engaging
with largest companies in the US.
Panelists: Satyen Harvé, CIO Advisor, GlobexHealth, New Jersey
14:30 - 16:30 CEE Solutions Showcases (8 presentations to VIP Jury Members):
Topic: PX360: 4 key modules to help you establish new processes of using
customer data for customer engagement.
Presenter: DataSentics (Prague), David Vopelka
Topic: Heelix - a multi-platform Employee-engagement application (desktop,
iOS, Android) with intuitive visual tools, organizational charts, and progress
tracking allowing users to share important news and celebrate successes together.
Presenter: CodersPeak (Krakow), Tom Brunarski and Kamil Halas
Topic:Self-Service Customer Care: Using Conversational AI with Enterprise
Integration to Unlock your Back-Office Systems
Presenter: Qore Technologies (Prague), David Nichols & Andrei Mititelu
Presenter: Connections Consult (Bucharest), Bogdan Florea
Topic: Fabriscent - an enhanced ICU patients monitoring solution
Presenter: CTOtech (Cluj-Napoca), CEO Flavian-Catalin Pah
Topic: ActiveGraf puts the power of the smartest data scientists in the hands
of everyone. Easily control predictive analysis in real time with answers to any
"what if?" scenario, built in. Dynamically connect your Excels and PowerPoints in
minutes. So you have all the answers right when you need them most. Now.
Presenter: Laszlo Balassy, Founder, ActiveGraf (Charlotte and Budapest)
Topic: Plagiarism detection system for professional accounting exams
Presenter: Silk Data, Nikolai Karelin, Head of AI
16:30 - 17:15 US Panel II: US SMB's - Insights into engaging with these "not-so-small" Small-Medium
Garth Holsinger, Founder/CEO, Enterprise Alpha (Helping startups start,
grow and thrive with enterprise partners).
Thomas Zakrzewski, Founder & Managing Partner, EgisData, New York
Eleonora Israele, Head of Strategic Partnerships & Corporate Development, Clutch, Washington,
17:15– 18:00 Closing, & Announcement of the Top 3 CEE Solutions Awards;
1-on-1 Video Meetings.
Time Zone: All times are CET Central European Time Zone.