13–14 JUNE
BUCHAREST, RO
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DAY 1, 13TH OF JUNE 2019

11:30

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

FINTECH & eMONEY

SESSION 1: DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN FINANCIAL SERVICES

FintechOS

Sergiu Negut

Co-Founder & Board Director

"How much faster can Fintech expand your business?"

GlobalData

Bartosz Golba

Head of Insurance

"Mapping the contour of fintech investments"

BCR

Marian Ignat

Executive Director, Digital Banking Division

"What we learned from George"

Revolut

Irina Scarlat

Country Manager Romania

"How Revolut is setting up a Growth Machine in Europe & beyond"
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13:00

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

FINTECH & eMONEY

SESSION 2: BLOCKCHAIN, FINTECH and THE FUTURE OF MONEY

techUK, Pay.UK

Louise Beaumont

Chair, Advisor, Angel Investor

"Open Banking: the drivers, the competitive landscape, the tools to win"

Oveit

Mihai Dragan

Founder

"Think local money"

101 Blockchains

Aviv Lichtigstein

CEO & Founder

"Blockchain for Trade Finance"

TransferGo

Marius Nedelcu

Head of Growth

"The future of money and money transfer"
14:30
14:45

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

FINTECH & eMONEY

SPECIAL KEYNOTE: THE FIVE IMPERATIVES TO GROW YOUR FINTECH

Demand Creation Partners

Greg Watts

Founder

"The five imperatives to grow your Fintech"
15:15

FINTECH & eMONEY

DEBATE and Q&A: WHAT ARE THE MAIN REASONS FINTECHS FAIL AND HOW TO AVOID IT

Host:

Demand Creation Partners

Greg Watts

Founder


Guests:

BCR

Marian Ignat

Executive Director, Digital Banking Division


Revolut

Irina Scarlat

Country Manager Romania


techUK, Pay.UK

Louise Beaumont

Chair, Advisor, Angel Investor


Pay U

Marius Costin

Country Manager


FintechOS

Sergiu Negut

Co-Founder & Board Director


GlobalData

Bartosz Golba

Head of Insurance

15:45
16:00

ADVERTISING & MARCOM

eCOMMERCE & RETAIL

DIGITAL CONTENT & ADTECH

WORKSHOP: YEAP! THERE IS LIFE BEYOND GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK...

Discover innovative ways to monetize your traffic and data (as a publisher) and amplify your brand presence and conversion rates as a client or agency

Project Agora

Leonidas Ropokis

Advertiser Success Manager

"Stop annoying consumers with ads, find them when they actually WANT to hear"

Playbuzz

Yael Shafrir

VP of International Partnerships

"New Rules of Ad Engagement: Tips and Best practices"

Globalwebindex

Jason Mander

Chief Research Officer

"Know Your Audience: Using Audience Profiling to Understand your Target Customer"
19:30

VIDEO GAMING & ENTERTAINMENT

NETWORKING & FUN: Drinks, Live DJ's by RedBull and Networking @ The UPGRADE 100 Summer Playground

DAY 2, 14TH OF JUNE 2019

11:30

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

eHEALTH & MEDTECH

SESSION 1: DISCOVER HOW TECHNOLOGY WILL EXTEND OUR LIFE EXPECTANCY TO 100+ YEARS

Pharmeum

Zain Rana

Founder

"Blockchain in Healthcare"

Stanford University

Walter Greenleaf

Expert on the Medical Applications of Virtual Reality Technology

"Precision Medicine for mental healthcare"

Erasmus School

Nick Guldemond

Associate Professor of Integrated Care and Technology

"What determines success in future healthcare for established businesses and startups"
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13:00

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

eHEALTH & MEDTECH

SPECIAL KEYNOTE : HOW WEARABLE SENSORS, AI and VR TECHNOLOGIES ARE TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE

Stanford University

Walter Greenleaf

Expert on the Medical Applications of Virtual Reality Technology

"How Wearable Sensors, AI, and Virtual Reality Technologies are Transforming Healthcare"
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13:45
14:00

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

eHEALTH & MEDTECH

SESSION 2: HI TECH FOR A GOOD CAUSE - GAMES, VIRTUAL REALITY AND MORE

Magic Camp

Vlad Voiculescu

Founder

"Providing access to healthcare. The magic that you can make."

Games for Health Europe Foundation

Jurriaan van Rijswijk

Founder

"Games as medicine or how games save lives"

Telios Care

Calin Buzan

"Telemedicine the future of patient centered care"

Dual Good Health

Anna Stoilova

CEO & Co-Founder

"Medical training in Virtual Reality - bringing engagement with realistic simulation."
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Philips

Alexandru Popescu

Market Leader CEE Health Systems

"Technology that adapts. People who benefit."

The Human Link

Ruxandra Mocanu

Marketing

"A better life for patients with Alzheimer through technology"
16:00

eHEALTH & MEDTECH

DEBATE and Q&A

Host:

MSL The Practice

Angi Bolocan

Head of Medical Division


Guests:

Pharmeum

Zain Rana

Founder


Erasmus School

Nick Guldemond

Associate Professor of Integrated Care and Technology


The Human Link

Ruxandra Mocanu

Marketing


Stanford University

Walter Greenleaf

Expert on the Medical Applications of Virtual Reality Technology

20:30

VIDEO GAMING & ENTERTAINMENT

STANDUP COMEDY NIGHT with Jeff Leach on UPGRADE Stage 1

Our famous Chief Entertainment Officer to draw the festival's conclusions in his own way...

Upgrade 100

Jeff Leach

Chief Entertainment Officer

21:30

VIDEO GAMING & ENTERTAINMENT

FAREWELL DRINKS AND NETWORKING in The UPGRADE 100 Summer Playground

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