SEW19 Limassol

SEW19 Limassol

Mar 13 '19 6:00pm - Mar 13 '19 9:00pm @ ARIS | A Really Inspiring Space, Limassol
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Intro to #SEW19 by Igor Tasic, Founder & CEO
Networking
Startup Europe Week (SEW) is the largest regional entrepreneurship event and grassroots movement in the world whose goal is to help entrepreneurs grow and thrive wherever they are or come from.

SEW has consistently achieved that through a series of locally focused events that connect the local ecosystem and show entrepreneurs what support is available at their particular city and regional level.

SEW is present in more than 300 cities in 50+ countries, with the collaboration of 250+ local co-organizers/ecosystem leaders. During SEW 2016, 2017 and 2018 more than 150.000 entrepreneurs attended SEW events around the world, and a global audience of 6 million+ entrepreneurs has been reached through more than 20 million+ impressions on online and social channels....
Startup Europe Week (SEW) is the largest regional entrepreneurship event and grassroots movement in the world whose goal is to help entrepreneurs grow and thrive wherever they are or come from.

SEW has consistently achieved that through a series of locally focused events that connect the local ecosystem and show entrepreneurs what support is available at their particular city and regional level.

SEW is present in more than 300 cities in 50+ countries, with the collaboration of 250+ local co-organizers/ecosystem leaders. During SEW 2016, 2017 and 2018 more than 150.000 entrepreneurs attended SEW events around the world, and a global audience of 6 million+ entrepreneurs has been reached through more than 20 million+ impressions on online and social channels.
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Speakers
Over 25 years of expertise in deep tech and RTD, inventing disruptive products, Angel Investor
Schedule
Wednesday Mar 13th
6:00 pm
Registration - Networking
Join us early and network before the event. We start sharp at 6.30pm.
6:30 pm
Startup Europe Week
Presenting Startup Europe Week 2019 in Limassol
The founder of SEW Igor Tasic will join us via Skype to say hello and share the reasons why we organise the Startup Europe Week.
Speakers:
Igor Tasic, Founder of SEW
Panis Pieri, co-organiser SEW & CEO at RISETech Media.
6:35 pm
From an idea to a viable business
So you have a business idea! How do you convert this into an actual viable company?
We will journey through the brainstorming and validation stages, showcasing methodologies such as design thinking, research methods SWOT/PESTEL , ending with the lean canvas.

Speaker:
Monica Ioannidou Polemiti
Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Centre at Deloitte and Director of ARIS A Really Inspiring Space.
7:10 pm
The Cyprus Blockchain Association
What is it and how can you benefit?
Cyprus is an active ecosystem in the space of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Several opportunities from the private and public sector exist. The Association is helping businesses and individuals to be established and grow in Cyprus and internationally through the international network of allies.

Speaker
Yiannis Menelaou
President of the Cyprus Blockchain Association
7:25 pm
Utopian Investors Group
Starting with modest investments from 100k-150k Utopian Investors Group rapidly were able to invest in property at a time when the Financial crisis had just hit. By buying $1,000 in bitcoins in January, 2011, they benefited from a low market value of 30 cents per bitcoin and received a total of 3333.33 bitcoins for their initial purchase.

Speaker:
Daniel Waldron
Director Utopian Investors Group
7:35 pm
Coworking VS Shared Space for Startups
Elisa Solea is the co-founder and CEO of Ecastica’s Business Centers, a rapidly growing office provider of stylish and inspiring co-working and serviced office spaces. Since its origination in 2011, Ecastica has established its leadership as an upscale office provider owning and managing 3 business centers in Limassol.

Speaker:
Elisa Solea
CEO at Ecastica Offices
7:50 pm
CyRIC and Gravity Incubator
CyRIC, the certified Business Innovation Center of Cyprus – An ecosystem builder.

CyRIC with a state of the art Research and Innovation centre and Gravity Incubator is offering a range of support services from an idea/proof of concept to commercialisation and scaling up targeting both startups and innovative companies.

Speaker:
Panayiotis Philimis
Founder & CEO at CyRIC
8:05 pm
Startups and Agile
When is time to scale, we need to take into consideration many factors and use different recipes for every stage, otherwise we will build an environment that half of our time will be spent on dealing with problems. Usually we are focusing on the symptoms and not on the actual problems.
Speaker:
Konstantinos Kareklas
Agile Coach
8:20 pm
Lead Cyprus
Lead Cyprus’ mission is to connect and engage the ecosystem of professionals and innovators in Cyprus to promote business dialogue and democracy by providing an inclusive space in which Cypriots and all relevant stakeholders island-wide can work together to solve common economic and social challenges.

Speaker:
Andrea Solomonides
CoFounder at Cypriot Entreprise Link
8:30 pm
Fireside Chat with Costas Argyrides
Panis Pieri, CEO and Founder at RISETech Media will have an interactive fireside chat with Dr Costas Argryrides, an AMDer living to Silicon Valley to share insights.
You will be able to join in and ask your question.
9:00 pm
Closing Remarks & Networking
DisruptCyprus Announcements & Updates, Networking with Drinks and Finger Food.
Organizers
Panis Pieri
Growth Marketeer - Tech Blogger