Start-ups in Hungary, Poland and the region: today and tomorrow, competition while looking for synergies?

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Tuesday 5 December, 9:00 am — Tuesday 5 December 2017, 12:30 pm

LOFFICE, Budapest, 1061 Budapest, Paulay Ede u. 55

Start-ups in Hungary, Poland and the region:

today and tomorrow, competition while looking for synergies?


5 December 2017 (Tuesday), 9.00 am – 12.30 pm

LOFFICE, Budapest, 1061 Budapest, Paulay Ede u. 55

PARTICIPATION ONLY UPON REGISTRATION: budapeszt@instytutpolski.org by 4 December (Monday)  

LANGUAGE: English

 

ORGANISERS:

Polish Institute

Polish Agency for Investment and Trade (Budapest bureau)

PARTNERS:

Start Up Hub Poland

Visegrad Insight

NE100

Bridge Budapest

European Institute of Innovation and Technology 

PROGRAMME

registration from 8.30 am

9.00 – 10.00

Polish start-up ecosystem by Eliza Kruczkowska (Polish Development Fund)

Case study: RENDI

10.00 – 11.00

European Union towards innovators by Michał Górzyński (European Institute of Innovation and Technology)

NEW Europe 100 - presentation of the 2017 release by Wojciech Przybylski (ResPublicaNowa/Visegrad Insight)

11.00 – 12.30

A paradise for start-ups? Poland, Hungary and Central Europe in the global race – a debate with  Maciej Sadowski (Start Up Hub Poland), Igor Sawczuk (Wandlee), Zoltán Ács (Design Terminal), Anett Sóti (DreamJo.bs), moderated by Veronika Pistyur  (Bridge Budapest)

12.30 – 13.30 Buffet lunch & networking  

QUESTIONS TO TACKLE:

  • Start-up environment in Poland and Hungary, featuring cases studies  
  • NEW EUROPE 100: 2017 release of outstanding challengers from Central and Eastern Europe
  • Helpful hand for innovators: profile of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology  
  • Exchange between practitioners: strengths and weaknesses of the start-up environment in Poland and Hungary vis-à-vis larger Europe; advantages and obstacles met by young  enterprises; changes that would be welcome; competitiveness of Poland and Hungary and  Central Europe today and tomorrow

JOIN US IF YOU ARE:

start-up entrepreneur (or think of becoming one)

analyst or activist dealing with start-up/innovation related themes

business angel  

journalist