European Innovation Day The Digital Europe Conference

Created and organized by Mind the Bridge and co-organized with EIT Digital, EID (European Innovation Day) is the Digital Europe Conference in Silicon Valley.

An action oriented day bringing together the best of European technology, policy and innovation. Scheduled on September 20th, EID is the central event of SEC2SV Week that brings together the current and future EU UnicornsEU policy makers to meet the Silicon Valley digital economy stakeholders (more).
Topics discussed include:

DIGITAL EUROPE

  • Industry 4.0 – From manufacturing to automation
  • Artificial Intelligence, Robotics
  • Privacy and Data storage/transfer
  • Augmented Reality, AR / Virtual Reality, VR
  • EU Digital Single Market and the role of policy makers

TOP EU SCALEUPS

Showcasing the next EU unicorns.
Scaleups meet Silicon Valley investors and industry leaders for partnership opportunities.

Past speakers

Guenther Oettinger

EU Commissioner

Henry Chesbrough

UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Elżbieta Bieńkowska

EU Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

Tim Draper

Partner, Draper Associates

Ernesto Ciorra

Head of Innovation and Sustainability, ENEL Group

Giovanni Buttarelli

European Data Protection Supervisor

Toomas Hendrik Ilves

President of Estonia

Julie Hanna

Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship

Larry Sonsini

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Deepak Jeevankumar

Partner at General Catalyst

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TOP EUROPEAN SCALEUPS 2016

Meet 2016 Scaleups

Report Startup Transatlantic M&As

Startup Transatlantic M&As: US vs. EU

The common wisdom is that acquisitions have played a central role in Silicon Valley’s success, and that buying startups is one of the fastest ways for companies to embrace disruption and keep innovating.

Mind the Bridge and CrunchBase have dug into CrunchBase database, to try to get some evidence of this phenomenon.

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Sponsors EID

Partners EID