: agenda (tentative)

DAY 1 | Taylored for Startups & Supporters

DAY 2 | Joining Investors & Corporates

DAY 1 – Tuesday Sep, 25 2018 | STADE DE SUISSE Bern

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8:30 – 9:10

MAIN HALL

Registration & Coffee

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9:10 – 9:25

MAIN STAGE

Opening & Masterclass pitches

With Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier & Daniel Bermejo, Startup INVEST

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9:30 – 10:40

MAIN STAGE

Keynote tbd

Speaker announcing soon

Supporters & Accelerators on Stage

9:50-10:05

Panel with Supporters & Accelerators

10:05-10:40

ROOM 1

Masterclass – IPO for high-growth companies

Søren Bjønness, EURONEXT

ROOM 2

Masterclass – Digital Labor and Robotics

Jannik Henriks, KPMG

ROOM 3

Masterclass – Using IP to create Value for your Startup

Christophe Saam, P&TS

ROOM 4

Masterclass – Incentive Plans

R. Schmid (PWC) & K. Maizar (KELLERHALS CARRARD)

ROOM 5

Masterclass – Termsheet for Beginners

J. Bonvin, TAVERNIER TSCHANZ

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10:45 – 11:45

MAIN STAGE

Corporate Innovation

Keynote by Andreas Gall, REDBULL

Panel with Corporates

11:05-11:45

ROOM 1

Pitching Qualification G-1

TRACK: HEALTHTECH

ROOM 2

Pitching Qualification G-2

TRACK: SUSTAINABLE TECH

ROOM 3

Pitching Qualification G-3

TRACK: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

ROOM 4

Pitching Qualification G-4

TRACK: CONTENT & CHANNELS

ROOM 5

Pitching Qualification G-5

TRACK: FINTECH

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11:45 – 12:45

MAIN STAGE

Panel with Lawyers

11:45-12:30

ROOM 1

Pitching Qualification G-6

TRACK: HEALTHTECH

ROOM 2

Pitching Qualification G-7

TRACK: SUSTAINABLE TECH

ROOM 3

Pitching Qualification G-8

TRACK: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

ROOM 4

Pitching Qualification G-9

TRACK: CONTENT & CHANNELS

ROOM 5

Pitching Qualification G-10

TRACK: FINTECH

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12:45 – 14:00

MAIN HALL

Lunch & Networking

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14:00 – 14:05

MAIN STAGE

Masterclass pitches

With Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier, Managing Director Startup INVEST

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14:10 – 15:20

MAIN STAGE

Keynote by Female Founder

Keynote tbd

Panel with Female Founders

14:25-15:05

ROOM 1

Masterclass – Winning in Sales

Beat Walther, VENDBRIDGE

ROOM 2

Masterclass – Due Diligence

Patrick Griss, ZÜHLKE VENTURES

ROOM 3

Masterclass – Exit

Beat Speck, B. Brauchli, P. Honold, WENGER&VIELI

ROOM 4

Traditional equity vs alternative financing

A. Nikitine, F. Gunz, WALDERWYSS

ROOM 5

Masterclass – 10

announcing soon

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15:25 – 16:25

MAIN STAGE

Venture Capital Insights

Thomas Heimann, SECA

Panel with Investors

15:40-16:20

ROOM 1

Pitching Qualification G-11

TRACK: HEALTHTECH

ROOM 2

Pitching Qualification G-12

TRACK: SUSTAINABLE TECH

ROOM 3

Pitching Qualification G-13

TRACK: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

ROOM 4

Pitching Qualification G-14

TRACK: CONTENT & CHANNELS

ROOM 5

Pitching Qualification G-15

TRACK: FINTECH

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16:25 – 17:25

MAIN STAGE

Startup Showcases

Introducing high growth Startups

Panel with Startups

16:40 – 17:20

ROOM 1

Pitching Qualification G-16

TRACK: HEALTHTECH

ROOM 2

Pitching Qualification G-17

TRACK: SUSTAINABLE TECH

ROOM 3

Pitching Qualification G-18

TRACK: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

ROOM 4

Pitching Qualification G-19

TRACK: CONTENT & CHANNELS

ROOM 5

Pitching Qualification G-20

TRACK: FINTECH

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17:30 – 17:45

MAIN STAGE

Disclosing pitch semifinalists & Closing DAY 1

With Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier & Daniel Bermejo, Startup INVEST

DAY 2 – Wednesday Sep, 26 2018 | KURSAAL Bern

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9:00 – 9:30

FORUM OST

Registration

FORUM WEST

Coffee

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9:30 – 11:00

ARENA

Opening & Keynote

By Christian Wenger (chairman)          Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier, Startup INVEST

Investors & Corporates on Stage

10:00-10:55: 50 to 60 1 minute pitches

FORUM OST & WEST

Lounge & Meeting Areas

Areas for networking ALL DAY OPEN!

HALL OF FAME

Booths

Visit the 60 booths setup for startups, corporates & supporters.

ALL DAY OPEN

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11:00 – 12:30

ARENA

Pitching Semifinals

11:00-11:30: FINTECH

11:30-12:00: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

12:00-12:30: CONTENT & CHANNELS

SZENARIO

Pitching Semifinals

11:00-11:30am: HEALTHTECH

11:30-12:00pm: SUSTAINABLE TECH

SOPRA GRANDE

Workshop: IP Filing Strategies

11:00-11:45 by P&TS

Workshop: From Prototype to Industrialisation

11:45-12:30 by ZÜHLKE VENTURES

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12:30 – 13:45

FORUM WEST

Lunch & Networking

Catering Buffet

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13:50 – 15:00

ARENA

Keynote from the Swiss Federal Council

13:50-14:10 – Swiss Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann

FOCUS: Exponential Technology

14:15-14:35 – KEYNOTE

14:35-15:00 – PANEL

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15:05 – 17:20

ARENA

FOCUS: Crypto & Blockchain

15:05-15:25 – KEYNOTE by Prof. Aleksander Berentsen UNI Basel

15:25-15:55 – PANEL

FOCUS: HealthTech

16:00-16:20 – KEYNOTE

16:20-16:55 – PANEL

Surprise Keynote

17:00-17:20

SZENARIO

1:1 Meetings

15:05-17:20: Pre-book your 1:1 meetings before the event

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17:25 – 17:50

ARENA

Pitching FINAL

1 WINNER – Grand Prize 100’000 CHF cash

4 FINALISTS – Finalist Prize

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17:50 – 18:00

ARENA

CLOSING

With Christian Wenger,  Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier & Daniel Bermejo, Startup INVEST

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18:00 – 19:30

FORUM OST & FORUM EAST

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