Scaleup Summit Silicon Valley

SEPTEMBER 15-30

The Scaleup Summit is a highly curated, invitation only format, where international corporates and scaleups operating in specific verticals can do business, spot technology trends, and benchmark their open innovation approaches.

Scaleup Summit Opening

SEPTEMBER 15

Official Kick-off of the Scaleup Summit. Keynotes, report launch, corporate presentations, startups introduction.

08:00-08:15 PDT| Welcome, Agenda, Who’s Who, Expectations
Marco Marinucci, CEO, Mind the Bridge
Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge
08:15-08:40 PDT| Keynote: What’s Shaking in Silicon Valley
Gené (McPherson) Teare, Senior Data Journalist & Research Lead, Crunchbase
08:40-08:55 PDT| Report Launch: Tech Scaleup Silicon Valley 2021
Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge
8:55-9:15 PDT | Fireside Chat: Setting up an Innovation Platform in Silicon Valley
Brian Ryan, Vice President Innovation, National Grid Partners
9:15-9:45 PDT | Scaleup/Corporate Matching Landscape through MTB Ecosystem
9:45-10:00 PDT | Press Announcements
Launch of ANIA Silicon Valley Innovation Antenna
Announcement (and Sneak Peek) of New Report: Government Innovation Outposts in California

Open Innovation Bootcamp

SEPTEMBER 16

Intimate Session dedicated to sharing best practices in open innovation. Topic: How to effectively setup an Innovation Antenna in Silicon Valley.

OPENING HEADLINERS

COHAN SANDER | National Grid Partners
ANDREA SGUAZZI | Enel Innovation Hubs
MARCO MARINUCCI | Hella Ventures
ALESSANDRO ZAGO | Hyundai Cradle
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Connect with Japanese Innovation in Silicon Valley – Opportunities for Startups

SEPTEMBER 16

1:1 Matching Session

SEPTEMBER 15 – SEPTEMBER 30

1:1 matching sessions where international corporates and scaleups operating in specific verticals can do business and spot technology trends.

With the participation of

Corporate Insight Sessions

SEPTEMBER 16

Close-door session restricted to scaleup CXOs aimed at preparing 1:1 Matchings with corporates and sharing key learnings on scaling high tech companies.

Innovation Executive Views

SEPTEMBER 16-30

Learn how top executives are approaching open innovation and startup-corporate collaboration.

Policy Bootcamp

SEPTEMBER 21

Share best practices among trade organizations in California focused on Innovation.

OPENING HEADLINERS

PENNY HARWOOD | London & Partners
NORI TARUTANI | JETRO
ALBERTO ACITO | Italian Trade Agency
GIOIA DEUCHER | SwissNex

With the support of

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