EU TOP 50 Conference

28 November 2017

09:00 - 12:30 | EU Top 50 'Hemicycle Start-up Convention’

EU Top 50 pitch in front of Members of the European Parliament, Members of the European Innovation Council, Corporate Representatives, Investors and Business Angels


- Lambert van Nistelrooij, MEP

- Andrey Novakov, MEP

- Brando Benifei, MEP


- Günther H. Oettinger
Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources

- Bertrand Piccard
Co-founder and CEO of Solar Impulse Foundation, President of World Alliance for Efficient solutions

- Victor Negrescu
Minister Delegate for European Affairs, Romania, Former MEP, Digital Entrepreneur

- Clara Neppel
Senior Director, European Business Operations, IEEE European Public Policy Initiative

- Carlos Oliveira
Entrepreneur, CEO of ebankIT, President of InvestBraga and Startup Braga, Non-Executive Director of Pathena, Member of the European Innovation Council High-Level Group

- Fabrizio Porrino
Senior Vice President, Global Public Affairs, FacilityLive

- Bart Becks
Executive Chairman, EURACTIV

  EU Top 50 Awards offered by:

- Axon Partners Group
- Founders Factory
- Firstminute Capital

12:30 - 14:00 | Exhibition Opening and Networking Lunch

14:00 - 18:00 | EU TOP 50 Showcase

Organization of face-to-face meetings with corporates and investors

14:00 - 18:00 | Workshops

EU support for Startups
Scale-up and Internationalisation

19:00 - 21:00 | EU Top 50 Networking Reception

EU TOP 50 Organizers

Turning European knowledge and ideas into value

A space for debate on the Future of Innovation in Europe

Empowering the next generation of European Startups