Agenda

DAY ONE 26th September

9:00 – 10:00
Registration, breakfast & welcome from TechCrunch Italy host Marco Montemagno

10:00 – 10:05
Opening remarks, with Mike Butcher – Editor at Large, TechCrunch and Luca Ascani, Co Founder & President, Populis

10:05 – 10:10
Official welcome, with Nicola Zingaretti, President, Lazio Region

10:10 – 10:15
Welcome from the MAXXI, with Giovanna Melandri, President, MAXXI Museum

10:15 – 10:40
Opening Keynote: Matthew Prince, Founder & CEO, Cloudflare. “From zero to a billion: the Cloudflare story”

10:40 – 10:45
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – Charity Stars

10:45 – 11:05
Keynote, with Renaud Visage, CTO & Co Founder, Eventbrite

11:05 – 11:10
Instant Lesson: Paolo Barberis, Founder, NanaBianca

11:10 – 11:30
Keynote, with Amelia Showalter, Former director of digital analytics, Obama Re-election campaign. “Learning from Obama: Redesigning analytics”

11:30 – 11:50
(Re) Designing Italy Keynote, with Francesco Caio, Head of the Italian Government’s Digital Agenda. “The State Of The Italian Startup Scene”

11:50 – 11:55
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – WIB

11:55 – 12:15
Keynote, with Gregoire Lassalle, President, Allo Cine Personal Story: From Clown to President”

12:15 – 12:20
Instant Lesson: Benedetta Arese Lucini, Uber

12:20 – 12:40
Panel, with Zaryn Dentzel, Co Founder, Tuenti, Paddy Cosgrave, Founder, f.ounders forum & Web Summit and Marco Montemagno, Entrepreneur & Broadcaster. “A European view of the startup scene

12:50 – 13:00
Closing morning remarks, with Mike Butcher – Editor at Large, TechCrunch and Luca Ascani, Co Founder & President, Populis

13:00 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 14:20
Keynote, with Yossi Vardi, Entrepreneur & Investor

14:20 – 14:25
Instant Lesson: Nicola Mattina, Co Founder, Stamplay. ”How to win seedcamp London

14:30 – 14:50
Fireside Chat, with Michael Widenius, Founder, MySql and Marco Montemagno, Entrepreneur & Broadcaster“Open Source: the future of coding”

14:50 – 14:55
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – Genessere

14:55 – 15:15
Keynote, with Renato Soru, Co Founder, Tiscali. “The Tiscali story: pioneering a sector in Italy”

15:15 – 15:35
Keynote, with Ryan Rzepecki, Founder, SoBi. “The social bicycle phenomenon straight from San Francisco”

15:35 – 15:40
Instant Lesson: Massimo Ciociola, Founder, MusiXmatch

15:40 – 16:00
Fireside Chat , with Clemens Von Wedemeyer, Artist. “Redesigning art

16:00 – 16:20
Keynote with Efe Cakarel founder of MUBI ”Film Online: the reality of convergence”

16:20 – 16:40
Fireside Chat, with Gioia Pistola & Francesca Romano, Co Founders, Atooma and Mike Butcher, Editor, TechCrunch“Where are they now? Atooma post TC Italy 2012 win”

16:40 – 17:50
STARTUP COMPETITION DAY 1: 4 startups pitch in front of a jury.
Startups: Sportboom, Aenduo, Bauzaar, Vivocha
Judging panel: Mike Butcher, Mauro Del Rio, Marco Marinucci, Fausto Boni

17:50 – 18:00
Final remarks, with Mike Butcher – Editor at Large, TechCrunch and Luca Ascani, Co Founder & President, Populis

 

DAY TWO 27th September

9:00 – 10:00
Registration, breakfast & welcome back from TechCrunch Italy host Marco Montemagno

10:00 – 10:05
Opening welcome, with Mike Butcher – Editor at Large, TechCrunch and Luca Ascani, Co Founder & President, Populis

10:05 – 10:30
Opening Keynote, with John Underkoffler, Founder, Oblong Technologies, inventor of the Minority Report interface. “The future of the interface”

10:30 – 10:50
Fireside chat, with Steffi Czerny, Founder DLDWomen & Co Founder DLD and Marco Montemagno

10:50 – 10:55
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – Timerepublik

10:55 – 11:20
Panel Debate, with Nenad Marovac, DN Capital (US/London), Rob Moffat, BaldertonMassimiliano Magrini, United Ventures and Mike Butcher“The Venture Capital View”

11:20 – 11:25
Instant Lesson: Mauro del Rio, Co Founder, Buongiorno

11:25 – 11:50
Keynote, with Martin Varsavsky, Founder, FON

11:50 – 12:10
Keynote, with Mike Butcher, Editor at Large, TechCrunch. ”Scaling a Startup from Europe

12:10 – 12:15
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – 20Lines

12:15 – 12:35
Keynote, with Fabrice Grinda, Angel Investor, Co Founder of OLX.“The future of technology”

12:40 – 12:45
Instant Lesson: Luigi Capello, Founder, Enlabs

12:35 – 13:00
Final Remarks

13:00 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 14:20
Fireside Chat, with Lucas Carné, Co Founder & CEO, Privalia and Marco Montemagno. “Growing internationally”

14:20 – 14:40
Keynote, with Ramon De Leon“How to inject the WOW factor to your social media strategy”

14:40 – 14:45
Instant lesson: Enrico Gasperini, Founder, Digital Magics

14:45 – 15:15
Panel, with Giorgio Brenna, CEO, Leo Burnett Italy, Andreas Wiele, President, Bild, Stefano Parisi, Chili TV – Moderated by Emil Abirascid, Founder & CEO of Startupbusiness. “The Media landscape in 2014″

15:15 – 15:20
Instant Pitch: Startup Pitch on Stage – Egomnia

15:20 – 15:40
Keynote, with Jeff Hagins, Founder, SmartThings“The Internet of Things”

15:40 – 16:00
Keynote, with Gil Blander, Founder, Inside Tracker“Re designing healthcare”

16:00 – 16:05
Instant Lesson: Luca Ascani, Co-founder & President, Populis

16:05 – 16:30
Keynote, with Mattia Corbetta, Chief of the Italian Minister of Economic Development’s Technical Secretariat. ”Italy’s startup scene in 2014

16:30 – 17:40
STARTUP COMPETITION DAY 2
Startups: Fluentify, Gipstech, Pathflow, Bemeye
Judging panel: Luca De Biase, Salvo Mizzi, Mauro Pretolani, Mike Butcher

17:40 – 18:00
CLOSING KEYNOTE/Remarks, with Luca Ascani & Mike Butcher + STARTUP COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED

WORKSHOP

10.45 -11.45
Create! How to build a contagious startup – Marketing workshop powered by Ninja Academy

Description: Sometimes we forget that successful projects like Google, Facebook and Twitter are not just tech platforms that have intercepted social dynamics. These are also strong and distinctive brands that cater to specific psycho-cultural needs. How can you create a contagious brand through archetypal psychology? Mirko Pallera, digital branding strategist, Ninja Academy CEO and author of the bestselling “Create! How to design contagious ideas (and make the world a better place)” will demonstatrate to startuppers his branding model called Viral-DNA Brief and the fundamental principles of archetypal branding.

11.50 -12.30
How Powerful Visual Content can drive Your Business – Creativity workshop powered by Getty Images

Description: Ever wonder how premium Visual Content, such as images and videos, can actually help to redesign and invigorate your start-up business? Join Nicola Ghezzi – Marketing Director, Southern Europe – from Getty Images as he sheds light on how integrating innovative visual content solutions can help transform the way in which your customers interact with your content and how that interaction can generate more revenue for your business.

TechCrunch After Party – OS Club Roma