European Innovation Day 2018

The Digital Europe Conference

An action-oriented day bringing together the best of European technology, policy and innovation. Scheduled on September 11th, EID is the central event of SEC2SV Week that brings together the current and future EU Unicorns, EU policy makers to meet the Silicon Valley digital economy stakeholders.

About SEC2SV

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Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV) brings together the most relevant founders, professionals, and policy-makers from the EU entrepreneurial ecosystem and Silicon Valley in engaging meetings and workshops with the goal of forging meaningful long term relationships.

Since 2015, SEC2SV has showcased 61 scaleups, hosted 20+ workshops with top policymakers and engaged thousands of people at its European Innovation Day conference.

SEC2SV 2018 provides a week-long program of high-level activities organized around the European Innovation Day conference on Sep 11th.

Workshops, investor/corporate visits, meetings with the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board, one Policy Hackathon, one Investor Summit, 6 Evening Receptions complete the 2018 program that benefits from the attendance of a large EU Delegation, led by Miguel Arias Cañete, EU Commissioner  for Climate Action & Energy and including senior EC officials, EU MEP’s, State Secretaries, and industry and innovation leaders from Europe.

The participation in the program is by invitation only and restricted to high level policy makers, senior corporate executives and investors, beyond a selection of the most promising 15 EU scaleups.

If you are interested to be considered for participation in 2019 edition, contact us at sec2sv@mindthebridge.org.

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SCALEUPS

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

CORPORATIONS

Connect with and contribute to the latest transatlantic activities; Meet EU policymakers; Meet the EU’s best scaleups.

POLICYMAKERS

Hear from and connect with Silicon Valley experts, investors, and corporations, while strengthening ties with the EU’s best entrepreneurs.

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TOP EUROPEAN SCALEUPS 2018

Meet 2018 Scaleups

PARTICIPANTS 2018

Miguel Arias Cañete

European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy

Tim Draper

Partner, Draper Associates

Vivek Wadhwa

Author and Opinion Leader

Juan Espadas Cejas

Mayor, City of Seville

Stefano Bonaccini

President, Emilia-Romagna Region

Sorin Moisa

MEP, European Parliament

Pēteris Zilgalvis

Head of Unit, DG CONNECT, European Commission

Gunn Marit Helgesen

Municipal Councillor of Telemar and Co president of CEMR & President of KS

Francisco de la Torre Prados

Mayor, City of Malaga

Sabrina Ross

International Privacy and Security Expert

Esperanza Caro Gómez

General Director of Economy and Commerce, City of Seville

Paola Gazzolo

Minister for Environment, Emilia-Romagna Region

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TESTIMONIALS What People Say About Us

NUMBERS SEC2SV

44

Number of Scalelups showcased

62

Speakers

60M+

Revenues

500+

European Innovation Day attendees

1000+

Employees

40+

Partners

Partners SEC2SV