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UPRISE Festival Europe 2018

The People First, Technology Second Festival in Dublin, Ireland. October 17-18th 2018 #jointheuprise18
17-18th OCTOBER | DUBLIN, IRELAND

WE AIM TO MISBEHAVE

UPRISE Festival Europe 2018: October 17-18th in The Richmond, Dublin, Ireland.

Launching into our 7th Festival in Europe our ‘People First, Tech Second’ Festival remains a homestead of innovation, network and big business.

02

DAYS

105

SPEAKERS

35

EXHIBITORS

2000

ATTENDEES

TOP TIER SPEAKERS

THIMO SCHMITT-LORD MBE

CEO of Bayer Foundations | Germany

JP Fabri

Managing Director, ARQ Economic & Business Intelligence | Malta

Marc Buckley

SDG Advocate, Sustainable Futurist and Impact Innovator, Bayer Cares Foundations | Germany

Yangbo Du

General Partner of Sustainable Development Investment Finance Partnership for New York | United States

William Skannerup

CEO of VeridenKey | United Kingdom

Ajay Yadav

CEO of Roomi | United States

Dr. Frederic Llordachs

Global Business Development Manager of Doctoralia | Spain

Ilyas Vali

Co-Founder of rLoop | United Kingdom
TECH, MUSIC, CULTURE AND A MEETING OF LEADERS OF TOMORROW

INNOVATIVE STARTUPS

Find the most innovative fast growing companies from around the world on our Marketplace floor. These are the companies to keep an eye on for the future.

THE FEATURES OF AN UPRISE

MATCHMAKING APP

EXPERT WORKSHOPS

NIGHT-TIME PROGRAM

SPEAKER ROUND TABLES SESSIONS

MUSIC AND FOOD COURTYARD

DEDICATED MEETING ROOMS

EXHIBITOR MARKETPLACE

OPEN NETWORKING ZONE

OUR 13 CONTENT TRACKS

What do you want to explore?

CHALLENGER PITCH BATTLE

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

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

THE PUNT

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

NEW MECHANICS

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

FIRESTARTER

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

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

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

OFF THE BLOCK

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?.

CONNECT TO FUNDING

The face of investment and funding is changing. We are at the front of connecting and informing on Investment, ICOs and Crowdfunding. Learn more about the future of investment.
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