Innovative Krakow Forum: Ecosystem Summit & Matchmaking
Innovative Krakow Forum 2019
Full-Day Ecosystem Summit With Expert Panels And Structured Matchmaking
The Innovative Krakow Forum aims to showcase the leading examples of innovation in our city along with organizing participants to advance actions that deal with weaknesses in the ecosystem. The event is an opportunity for participants to advance their business needs and career goals. The goal of the Innovative Krakow Forum is to produce a collective innovation ecosystem roadmap for 2020. Join us in making an impact.
1. Ecosystem Highlights - Engage with leading Krakow entrepreneurs and institutions all in one place.
2. Structured Matchmaking - Help your business grow by meeting the right organization in the Matchmaker Zone.
3. Advance Your Career - Learn about middle-level positions at Krakow’s most innovative companies.
The organizer of the Innovative Krakow Forum is the Foundation Supporting #OMGKRK which is an entrepreneurial NGO with the mission of building a world-class innovation ecosystem in Krakow. The event is realized with the financial support of the City Of Krakow. In addition, the event is supported by the Foundation Supporting #OMGKRK Members.
The Innovative Krakow Forum consists of two key components: the Forum and the Matchmaker Zone.
1) The “Forum” features a series of keynotes and panels with over 15 experts sharing ideas, data and their experience on innovation. Here participants will hear plans and opinions.
2)The “Matchmaker Zone” will offer structured networking with corporations, investors, HR managers, and startups. Here is where business and growth will be taking place.
The Innovative Krakow Forum kicks of Krakow Startup Week 2019 on Monday, October 21st 2019. The day-long event takes place over two floors of Plac Nowy 1, an elegant event space in the heart of Kazimierz.
Please Note That The Agenda Is Subject To Change
Forum (2nd Floor)
Panel: Toward An Innovative Krakow
Paweł Kulon - Operations Manager - #OMGKRK
Wojciech Przybylski - CEO - Krakow Technology Park
Przemek Berendt - Founder - Talent Alpha
Panel: Boosting Corporate x Startup Business
Dominika Walec - Head Of Growth - #OMGKRK
Justyna Orlowska - GovTech Polska
Wojciech Ozog - Ericsson Garage
A Representative Of ABSL Poland
Panel: Women Founders
Kriti Spinoff - #OMGKRK
Agata Frankiewicz - Deko Eko
Anna Ogar – Insignes Labs
Justyna Uman-Ntuk – innoMED.co
Richard Lucas - #OMGKRK
Artur Karczykowski – Sunfish Partners
Chris Kobylecki – Innovation Nest
Szymon Janicki - HCM Deck
Panel: Foreign Founders
Richard Stevens – Poland Today
Invited: Maurizio Tripi – CTO – Bidroom
Suleman Siddiqui – CEO – Wave Growth
Sunny Vashishtha – Site Lead – Symphony Solutions
Final Keynote: Top Ecosystem Case Study - TBA
Matchmaker Zone (3rd Floor)
- 09:00 – 10:00 Registration & Coffee
- 11:00 – 12:00 Hiring Speed Dating: HCM Deck, Bidroom, Tagvenue
- 12:00 – 13:00 Corporate Matchmaking: Microsoft, ABSL, Ericsson, Govtech Polska
- 13:00 – 14:00 Networking Lunch
- 14:00 – 15:00 Service Providers Matching: Native Speaker Communications, Funktional, 1000ideas, JWMS, Freshmail
- 15:00 – 16:00 Investors Matchmaking: Innovation Nest, Sunfish Partners, Innoventure, TDJ Pitango
- 16:00 – 16:30 Poland Prize, CyberSec