AGENDA 2017

AFTERNOON

Scaleup Pitching Clinique

  • Scaleup 1:1 Mentoring
Location: MTB Innovation Center, SF
Participants: Scaleups, Mentors

EVENING

  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Networking
Location: Americano, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates/Investors

MORNING

Scaleup Summit Day 1

  • Mentoring
Location: MTB Innovation Center, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, Mentors

 

Policy/Corporate Track Day 1 (Introduction/Workshops)

  • Session: Introduction to Silicon Valley (Marco Marinucci/Alberto Onetti, Mind the Bridge)
  • Meeting the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board (Matteo Sabattini, Director IP Policy, Ericcson)
  • Networking Lunch
Location: MTB Innovation Center, San Francisco
Participants: Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors

AFTERNOON

Scaleup Summit Day 1 (Workshops/Policy Hackathon)

  • Policy Workshop: Regulatory Sandboxes and Innovation Hubs (Pēteris Zilgalvis, European Commission)
  • Policy Hackaton
Location: MTB Innovation Center, SF
Participants: Scaleups, Mentors

 

Policy/Corporate Track Day 1 (Workshops/Policy Hackathon)

  • Policy Workshop: Regulatory Sandboxes and Innovation Hubs (Pēteris Zilgalvis, European Commission)
  • Policy Hackathon
Location: MTB Innovation Center, SF
Participants: Policy Makers, Corporates/Investors

EVENING

Scaleup Reception

  • Networking
Location: MTB Innovation Center, SF
Participants: Scaleups, Mentors, Investors, Corporates

 

Allied for Startups Reception

  • Networking
Location: SF restaurant
Participants: Policy Makers

MORNING

Scaleup Summit Day 2

Vertical working groups:

  • M&A/Corp Dev
  • A-Team (Hiring /Board/Advisors)
  • Growth/Sales/Internationalization
  • Funding
  • PR/Comms
Location: MTB Innovation Center, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, Mentors

 

Policy/Corporate Track Day 2 (Corporate Visits/Workshops)

Google

  • Host: Emma Higham (Public Policy & Government Affairs)
  • Workshop: Fake News

 

LinkedIn

  • Host: Mirek Pospisil, EU Public Policy and Government Affairs Manager)
  • Topic: Macro & trends (Guy Berger, Economist, LinkedIn)
  • Topic: Civic Engagement & Partnerships (Nate Williams, Head of Civic Engament, LinkedIn)
  • Topic: Insights into LinkedIn’s EU projects (Mirek Pospisil, EU Public Policy and Government Affairs Manager, LinkedIn)
  • Topic: LinkedIn profile management and publishing (Joshua Kaan, Senior Customer Success Manager, LinkedIn)
Location: Google, LinkedIn, San Francisco
Participants: Policy Makers, Corporates/Investors

AFTERNOON

Scaleup Summit Day 2

  • Scaleup 1:1 Legal Support
Location: Hyatt Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, K&L Attorneys

 

Policy/Corporate Track Day 2 (Workshops/Meetings)

  • Meeting the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board (Lars Johansson, Partner, K&L Gates LLP)
  • US Policy Workshop (Peter Nelson, K&L Gates)
  • Meeting the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board (Fabrizio Capobianco, CEO, Tok.tv; Michel Wendell, Partner, Nexit Ventures; Nuno Goncalves Pedro, Partner, Delta Partners Group)
Location: Hyatt Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
Participants: Policy Makers, Corporates/Investors,Invited Membres from Sounding Board

EVENING

K&L Reception

  • Cocktail reception
  • Networking
Location: K&L Gates, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates / Investors, Sounding Board Participants

MORNING

Scaleup Track: Investor Summit

  • Investor meetings (1:1)
Location: Computer History Museum, Mountain View
Participants: Scaleups, Invited Investors

 

Policy/Corporate Track Day 3 (Workshops/Meetings)

  • Meeting the Entrepreneurship Sounding Board
  • Topic: European Commission/Parliament Workshop: Digital Agenda, Startup and Scaleup Initiative
    (Gerard De Graaf, Kristin Schreiber, European Commission)
    (Danuta Jazlowiecka, Brando Benifei, Sorin Moisa, Flavio Zanonato, European Parliament)
  • VIP Lunch Meeting (by invitation only)
Location: Microsoft Conference Center, Mountain View
Participants: Policy Makers, Corporates

AFTERNOON

European Innovation Day

  • European Innovation Day Digital Europe Conference – Learn more
Location: Computer History Museum, Mountain View
Participants: Delegation, Scaleups, Corporates, Invited Audience

EVENING

European Innovation Day Reception

  • Cocktail reception
  • Networking
Location: Computer History Museum, Mountain View
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates / Investors, Conference Participants

MORNING

Day in the Valley (Corporate Visits/Workshops)

Microsoft

  • Host: John Alioto, Principal Tech Evangelist, Microsoft
  • Topic: AI
Location: Microsoft, Mountain View.
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors

AFTERNOON

Day in the Valley (Corporate/Investors Visits/Workshops)

Andreessen Horowitz

  • Host: Matthew Colford, Partner Andreessen Horowitz
  • Topic: Investment Trends (Laura Shores and Leila Hay, Partners)
  • Topic: Machine Learning (Benedict Evans)
  • Topic: Open Q&A (John O’Farrell)

 

VMware

  • Host: Michael Kennedy, VP, Global Government Relations and Public Policy, VMware
  • Topic: M&A and Partnership, Alex Wang (VP of product acquisitions -M&A)
  • Topic: Cybersecurity, Milin Desai (VP of Security for NSBU)
  • Topic: Sustainability, Nicola Acutt (VP of Sustainability)
Location: Andreessen Horowitz, Menlo Park; VMware, Palo Alto
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors

EVENING

Workshop/Networking

Capgemini

  • Host: Joe Boggio, Vice President – Applied Innovation Exchange, Capgemini
  • Risto Lähdesmäki, Founder & CEO, Idean
  • Presentation
  • Networking Cocktail
Location: Capgemini – Applied Innovation Center
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates/Investors, Day Participants

MORNING

Morning in Berkeley (University Workshops)

UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business

  • Host: Jeroen Dewulf, Director of the Institute of European Studies, UC Berkeley
  • Topic: Introduction Haas School of Business

 

UC Berkeley, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship

  • Host: Gigi Wang, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship, UC Berkeley
  • Topic: Introduction Sutardja Center and Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship
  • Campus Tour
Location: UC Berkeley, Berkeley
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors

AFTERNOON

Afternoon in the City (Corporate Visits/Workshops)

Orange Silicon Valley

  • Host: Gabriel Sidhom, VP Technology Strategy Orange
Location: Orange, San Francisco
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors

EVENING

SEC2SV Closing Party – The Night of the Knights

  • Cocktail reception
  • Networking
Location: Marinucci residence, Woodside
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors, Curated Guests

Day in Napa Valley (optional)

  • Wine Tasting and Networking
  • Hosts: Christopher Creek, Dominic Foppoli and Liam McCormick, Owners Christopher Creek Winery
Location: Healdsburg, the Russian River Valley & Christopher Creek Winery, Napa Valley
Participants: Scaleups, Policy Makers, Corporates, Investors