May 31st

When What With whom
17.00-19.00 ScaleUp for Europe Report Presentation  
19.30-22.00 ScaleUp dinner Invite only

City Forum: From Smart to ScaleUp

June 1st



When What With whom
9.00 – 9.30 Registration and welcome coffee  
9.30 – 9.45 Welcome to ScaleUp for Europe Filipe Araujo | Municipality of Porto – Councilman for Innovation and Environment
Vasco Lagarto | Portuguese Cluster for ICT, CEO
9.45 – 10.30 Start and Scale in Europe Moderator: Alex Barrera
Bogdan Florin Ceobanu | European Commission, Entrepreneurship & Innovation
10.30 – 11.00 High impact entrepreneurship around the world Moderator: Nuno Varandas
Carmen Félix-Taveras | Endeavor, Director
11.30 – 12.30 The ScaleUp Movement in Europe – From Start to stand to Scale, how Europe can reinvent its space Moderator: Rui Coutinho | Porto Design Factory
Ruben Nieuwenhuis | StartupAmsterdam
Isabel Salgueiros | Lisbon Challenge
Miguel Dias | Porto StartUp Accelerator
Carlos Oliveira | StartUpBraga
14.15 – 14.45 Cross-border actions linking local startups hubs across Europe and at global scale Moderator: Alex Barrera
Daniel Kadishson | City of New York, Director of Economic Development
14.45 – 15.45 Smart technologies and urban platforms as innovation and growth catalysts Moderator: Alex Barrera
Shadi Mahassel | Veniam, VP for Product
Diana Almeida | Movvo, Co-Founder
Sandrine Murcia | Connecthings, General Manager
  Cofee Break  
16.15 – 17.00 Cities’ challenges as innovation and business catalysts Gil Gonçalves | INOVA+, Chief Scientific Officer
Itziar Vidorreta | ICT Cluster in the Basque Country
Iñigo Magunagoikoetxea | Gernika, Councillor for Economic Development
Johanna Castel | Cap Digital, Business intelligence
17.00 – 17.20 Portuguese ScaleUp report Gonçalo Amorim | BGI, Diretor
Otitooluwa Dosumu | BGI Strategy Intern
Sofia Fernandes | BGI Head of Marketing and Communication


17.10 – 18.00 ScaleUp Ecossystem by EIT Digital Moderator: Alexis Poulin | EIT digital
Luis Vieira | B-Parts, co-Founder and CEO
Edmund Ovington | Unbabel, VP of Partnerships
Marcelino Moreno | GuestU, CTO Head of Product
Domingos Bruges | Muzzley, co-founder and CEO
João Claro | CSMO at Xhockware

June 2nd

When What With whom
10.30 – 12.30

Masterclass: Growing a Tech Team



Alexander Grosse
14.30 – 16.30 Masterclass: Scale your sales


Angel Garrorena