This event is part of the European Maker Week, an initiative promoted by European Commission and implemented by Maker Faire Rome in collaboration with Startup Europe. It's a celebration of makers and innovators all over Europe.

Makers United
‘Makers United’ is an event dedicated to change makers culture and tech innovation, organised by Digital StartUP Academy (DSA) in collaboration with The Bucharest University of Economic Studies (ASE), part of the mass movement annual edition European Maker Week 2017, an initiative promoted by EU Commission, Committee of Regions, Startup Europe under high Patronage of EU Parliament.

Join us!...
Makers United is a probono event, thus the entrance is free but the seats are limitted.
Do register as soon at the ticketing link available on the current platform and join our event!
We encourage you to use the codes when registering as we foreseen some surprises for you!

Location & time: event held in Aula Magna - ASE Bucuresti, on 25th October, registration starting with 1:30pm.

Event Manifesto...
The event supports the change makers community in Romania for more visibility, knowledge & latest tech matters sharing, inspiration through power of example, fostering tech education, promoting innovative solutions that create value for people and business, stimulation for courses of actions that lead to further development of education, innovation and business, as well as for strategic alliances opportunities between local makers (community builders, entrepreneurs, enterprise leaders, investors, officials, media and academia) to reinforce the ecosystem boost.

We are expecting 150 participants, Makers United being addressed to startup ecosystem representatives (community builders, entrepreneurs, innovators etc.), academic environment (professors, students, alumni ASE), business environment (enterprise leaders, corporate representatives), public sectors officials, media and intersted civic society.

We have prepared for you a mixt of open discussions Panels with remarkable speakers (featuring the topics presented below), corporate & innovators Pitch Session and business networking.

1/ Change Makers’ Role to Shaping the Future
Role & Culture: educate, innovate & inspire, Ecosystem relevance: building communities & boosting ecosystems, nurturing change & innovation, growing People to Grow Business, Startups ecosystem snapshot: challenges vs. opportunities
Daniela Palade Teodorescu - Editor In Chief at Cariere Magazine
Alexandru Aron – Founder & Investor, Talent Garden Co-working space
Bianca Tudor – Founder Elite Business Women
Corina Murafa - Managing Director at Ashoka Romania
Ada Matei – Founder Digital StartUP Academy

Makers Showcasing (Nod Makerspace)

2/ Devices of Tomorrow: lifestyle uplift vs. disrupted industries
Tech impact: growth stimulation vs side effects (disruptive businesses across industries, Big Data & Public Safety, Cyber security), Connecting dots: products of the future creating business of the future (devices of tomorrow: AI, robotics, IoT, AR/VR, blockchain etc.), leverage technologies & nurture innovation (challenges, mechanisms, investment opportunities, timeframe?)
Dan Nechita - Co-founder & President at Smart Everything Everywhere, former State Counselor for Prime-Minister
Radu Constantinescu – Conf. Cibernetica-ASE & Managing Partner at Qualitance
Sorin Matei – Romstal (IoT - Smart homes)
Silviu Tudor-Serban – Intel Software Innovator & Researcher, Founder Helios Vision

3/ Innovators & Corporate Pitch session:
Smart Solutions: HealthTech (AR/AI – Helios Vision), Smart Cities (Beia Consulting - biometrics, Freewifi, GHS Software – ASE Incubator)

4/ Time to Collaborate for Tech Innovation & Future Careers
Collaborate to innovate & improve tech skills (role of Hubs, Accelerators, Incubators, Labs, Intrapreneurship Programmes, Education reforms/programs), Readiness to integrate future careers vs talents’ gaps, The way forward (collaborative approach between corporate/academia & startups, workplace-new models of work and career, human capital trends)
Key speakers:
Mihaela Dan – Coordonator Proiect Societatea Antreprenoriala Studenteasca, ASE Bucuresti
Irina Vijoli – Business Innovator Consultant, membru INACO
Diana Popp - Former DG Connect Brussels, Startup Europe
Razvan Popescu – Senior Manager, EY

5/ Business Networking

Looking forward seeing you all on 25th October!
Digital StartUP Academy
Organisers: Academia de Studii Economice Bucuresti (ASE) & Digital StartUP Academy (DSA)

Venue: Aula Magna - ASE, Piața Romană 6 (intrarea Madgearu), București 010374

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