Content Tracks | UPRISE Europe 2018

13 TRACKS TO EXPLORE

Our content tracks are themes with 3-6 relevant topics attached which are spread over the 2 days of the Festival. From cognitive sciences to cryptocurrencies there are worlds of fantastic topics to explore and learn from.

CHALLENGER PITCH BATTLE

Wednesday Oct 17th– first 3 Rounds
Thursday Oct 18th – Finale End of Day

Meet our final 9 Startups as they pitch to our curated investors for each of the 3 Rounds of our Pitch and feedback Competition

METROPOLIS

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

Through IoT and Automation the people and it’s cities grow closer together. How are governments and companies guiding our Smart Cities?

OFF THE BLOCK

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

The world of Cryptocurrencies has exploded. Blockchain emerged and is integrating well beyond crypto to diverge and evolve. Who are the players and whats next?.

NEW MECHANICS

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

The promise of artificial technology holds many opportunities. How can business take advantage of automation from a SAAS to manufacturing level?

FIRESTARTERS

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

From Idea to prototype, ensuring the growth of young companies keeps our business ecosystems flourishing. What are tools and services for fast growth in SMBs?

RISKY BUSINESS

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

The opportunity of Funding is completely changing. From Investment, Crowdfunding to ICOs. Where are the successes and where are the pitfalls companies need to look out for?

STAFF TREK

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

Finding and retaining talent today is difficult. How has the landscape of recruitment and Culture development progressed and where will it take us?

THE PUNT

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

Explore that sweetspot of Sport and Technology as dive into competitive sports, metrics and advances in our favourite national past-time

MONITOR

Thursday Oct 18th

Technology has opened up new avenues for measuring our lifestyles and tracking our health and progression. From medical procedures to exercise apps what is the next innovation?

BAZAAR 2.0

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

Digital Marketplaces flourish and feed into the E-Commerce ecosystems. Industry leaders can be outpaced by new business and overthrow traditional retail. Who will be at the forefront of this wave and why?

THE SHIELD

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

You have the right to be forgotten. Privacy, Security and Data management have dominated 2018. But now we are the masters of our data what do we do with it?

DRIVE

Wednesday Oct 17th
Thursday Oct 18th

The Speed of change of travel and delivery of service is lightspeed. Drones rule the air and driver-less cars rule the road. What about space?.

WORK

Thursday Oct 18th

The Workplace is under reconstruction. The traditional workplace slips out of existence being reshaped by a remote workforces and new careers. What services are being used to facilitate this new reality.

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