Scaleup Summit San Francisco 2022

OCTOBER 17 – 21

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

OCTOBER 17

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.

09:00-09:15 PST | Welcome, Agenda, Who’s Who, Expectations
Marco Marinucci, CEO, Mind the Bridge
Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge
09:15-09:45 PST | Reports Launch: Corporate Innovation in Silicon Valley, Government Innovation in Silicon Valley
09:45-10:45 PST | Panel: Innovating in Energy

  • Jim Gable, President and VP Innovation, Chevron Technology Ventures
  • Paul Breslow, Innovation Director, EDF
  • Enrico Viale, CEO, Enel US
  • Paolo Cerioli, Group Head, Open Innovation, Eni
  • Bryan Ryan, VP Innovation, National Grid Partners
  • Massimiliano Garri, EVP Innovation, Terna
10:45-11:15 PST | Networking
11:15-11:45 PST | Research Talk: Nuclear Fusion, the new opportunity
Alex Zylstra, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
 

Innovation Ecosystem

OCTOBER 17

Highlights from key regional Innovation Ecosystems (partners of MTB Ecosystem Platform)

02:00-02:45pm PST | Panel

  • David Brown, Business Development Director, Austrade
  • Anna Hight, Director of West Coast Operations, CzechInvest
  • Samira G. Curtis, Managing Director EIT HUB USA, EIT Digital
  • Peter Bae, CEO/Executive Director, KIC Silicon Valley
02:45-03:30pm PST | Launch of New Director and Best Practices

  • Gerard de Graaf, EU Ambassador to Silicon Valley
03:30-04:00pm PST | Panel

  • Maria Onorato, Foreign Direct Investment Program Manager, California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz)
  • Frederick Van Den Abbeel, Business Attraction Manager, Montana Department of Commerce
  • Shayden Akason, Head of Investments and Innovation, State of North Dakota

Open Innovation Bootcamp
(Invitation only)

OCTOBER 18

Closed door session restricted to corporate innovation execs to assess and benchmark different Open Innovation approaches (Corporate Accelerator, Venture Client, CVC, Venture Builder/Intrapreneurship).

10:00-12:00 PST | Open Innovation Bootcamp
Corporate Innovation Outposts – Extracting Value from an Innovation Outpost in Silicon Valley

  • Marco Marinucci, CEO, Mind the Bridge
  • Robert Altes, Global Head of Open Innovation, BBVA
  • Sokwoo Rhee, SVP, LG Nova
  • Angelo Rigilio, CEO Enel Innovation Hubs
  • Ram Jambunathan, SVO, SAP.iO
 

CVC Bootcamp
(Invitation only)

OCTOBER 19

Closed door session restricted to corporate innovation execs to assess and benchmark different Open Innovation approaches (Corporate Accelerator, Venture Client, CVC, Venture Builder/Intrapreneurship).

04:00-06:00pm PST | CVC Bootcamp
How To Measure CVC Returns?

  • Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge
  • Nicolas Sauvage, President, TDK Ventures
  • Ilya Strebulaev, Professor, Standford Graduate School of Business
  • Gabriele Franceschini, President, Eni Next
  • Tiffine Wang, Partner, MS&AD
  • Jim Adler, Founding Managing Director & Board Member, Toyota Ventures
 

Corporate Insight Sessions

OCTOBER 18 | 9:15-09:45 PST

Corporate Challenges Presentation
Premium Partners via MTB Ecosystem

1:1 Matching Session

OCTOBER 20-21

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

09:00-11:15 PST | Matching Sessions

  • Eni
  • Eni Next
  • LU.VE Group
  • Terna
  • Pelliconi 
  • Italgas
 

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