Unique event
for global
performance!

Network, learn and sail with tech
pioneers and investors during a
2-day event in Split, Croatia.

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What do sailing and
start-ups have together?

Strategy, Team,
Innovation, Maneuvers.

Second year in a row we are gathering investors, startups, mentors, and corporates for the ultimate business sail and networking 2.0 in Split. From 01 to 02 October Startup Europe Regatta 2020 will be a melting pot for innovative tech solutions, knowledge sharing, and strategic partnerships!

From startup pitch to sail in the Split Aquatorium, Startup Europe Regatta 2020 is meant to set the stormy wind to your back!

The event is organized in strict accordance with covid-19 recommendations

TECH PIONEERS AND
GLOBAL LEADERS

Join the Startup Europe Regata 2020 discussions, panels and lectures designed by industry leaders for startup innovators!

Agenda
STARTUP
EUROPE
REGATTA
2020
DAY 01 - 01 OCT 2020
10:00 - 11:00

Breakfast and registration - Hotel Briig

11:00 - 11:30

Grand opening

On behalf of the organizer Mr. Frane Šesnić
Alijana Vukšić, CEO of the Split Tourist Board
Jurica Jednačak, Deputy President of the Hanfa Executive Board
Andro Krstulović Opara, the Mayor of the City of Split TBC
Blaženko Boban, Prefect of the Split-Dalmatia County TBC
Kristina Posilović, Advisor to the Minister of Economy
President of the Republic of Croatia / Envoy of the President of the Republic of Croatia TBC

11:30 - 12:30

PANEL 1 - KNOWLEDGE HELIX

Innovation triangle: leveraging R&D to solve global challenges and create a knowledge-based society

MIROSLAV RADMAN
FRANO BARBIR
DAVID MATTHEW SMITH
MARKO ĆOSIĆ
MARIN BEK
Moderator: Stephanie E. Trpkov

11:30 - 12:30

PANEL 2 - FINTECH, DIGITALISATION AND DIGITAL ASSET

Regulatory barriers and challenges in fintech development

LINARDO MARTINČEVIĆ
JAKŠA KRIŠTO
NEVIA ČIČIN-ŠAIN
FILIP ŠARAVANJA
HRVOJE ĆOSIĆ
Moderator: Ana Belamarić

13:30-14:10

DEMODAY Startup PITCH

Ascalia
In silico
VeeMee
NuoTwo
Miret
Stratowave
Parklio
Vending Sport

14:10 - 14:30

Coffee break

14:30 - 15:30

PANEL 3 - BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL ECOSYSTEM

Gaming incubator Pismo, mentor's network, financing, going global

VINKO MUŠTRA
MARIO ČELAN
VILI ROSANDA
DAMIR BRČIĆ
GORJAN AGAČEVIĆ
STEPHANIE E. TRPKOV
Moderator: Ana Vlahov

19:00

NETWORKING EVENT - Restaurant Gusar

Agenda
STARTUP
EUROPE
REGATTA
2020
DAY 02 - 02 OCT 2020
10:00

Marina Zenta - boarding

11:00-18:00

SAILING

City of Split - island Brač - City of Split

20:00

NETWORKING EVENT - Antique Bar

Schedule:
day one, 01 OCT 2020

Start-up teams will join the public pitch competition in hotel Brig, showcasing business ideas to potential investors and partners. Follow along with the lectures, join panels and discussions bringing the different approaches of start-up development together. Once the activities of the day simmer down, the investor dinner will light up the evening in the alluring Restaurant Gusar.

day two, 02 OCT 2020

Enjoy the sailing competition along the Split aquatorium and test out your strategy, team and manoeuvres skills. Day two will be all around networking!

Speakers
David Mathew Smith
David Matthew Smith
Director general at IRB
Miroslav Radman
Miroslav Radman
PhD, Professor Emeritus, University of Paris Descartes, Founder: Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences (MedILS)
Frano Barbir
Frano Barbir
PhD, Professor and Chair for Thermodynamics and Head of Laboratory for New Energy Technologies at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture
Nevia Cicin-Sain
Nevia Cicin-Sain
Assistant Professor at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Filip Šaravanja
Filip Šaravanja
Senior Analyst and Fintech Coordinator - ‎HANFA
Gorjan Agačević
Gorjan Agačević
Digital strategist, Touchpoint
Stephanie E. Trpkov
Stephanie E. Trpkov
Strategy Consultant - Energy Sector at World Bank Group
Jan Jilek
Jan Jilek
CEO at Dotmetrics and Co-Founder and President of IAB Croatia
Velibor Bošković
Velibor Bošković
Executive Director at Science Technology Park Crna Gora
Gordana Danilović Grković
Gordana Danilović Grković
Acting Director at Science Technology Park Belgrade
Ivan Slade Šilović
Ivan Slade Šilović
Product Specialist Informatics at Shimadzu Europa GmbH
Stjepan Mandić
Stjepan Mandić
Director of Concepto d.o.o. and Consultant at World Bank
Krešimir Kukec
Krešimir Kukec
Co Founder at Inspire Investments
Jakša Krišto
Jakša Krišto
Assistant Professor at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Economics and Business
Linardo Martinčević
Linardo Martinčević
Advisor - International Financial Institutions Department - CROATIAN NATIONAL BANK
Vili Rosanda
Vili Rosanda
Head of Local office MEP Valter Flego at European Parliament
Ana Belamarić
Ana Belamarić
Corporate banking expert, financial advisor, BOOM coach
Vinko Muštra
Vinko Muštra
Associate professor, Head of department for Economics, Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism, University of Split
Marko Ćosić
Marko Ćosić
CFO HEP d.o.o.
Hrvoje Ćosić
Hrvoje Ćosić
Director at Aircash
Mario Čelan
Mario Čelan
Director, Regional Development Agency SMC, SIMORA
Damir Brčić
Damir Brčić, mag.ing.el.
Head of Common affairs department at Split-Dalmatia County and Head of ICT County project.
Marin Bek
Marin Bek
CEO, Ascalia
Ana Vlahov
Ana Vlahov
Project Specialist, ZICER
Stevica Kuharski
Stevica Kuharski
Principal, Fil Rouge Capital

For Startups and Investors

This unique sports-business event gathers the best from both worlds - startup and investments. If you are a start-up developing an innovative fintech, AI or big data project, apply to pitch your ideas to investors and potential strategic partners!

The winning team, together with a potential investor they're matched with, will take part and compete in the Startup Europe Regatta 2020.

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