PROGRAMME

On the 2nd day of Vilnius Innovation Forum 2015 participants will be invited to the special session focused on the creation and development of innovative ideas at start-ups.

How to grow innovation from the idea to the feasible product? How to talk to venture capital funds in order to be noticed? What were the most successful start-ups in Lithuania and beyond in the past several years? These are just several examples of the topics that will be covered during the session.

And for dessert – workshop on provocation of creativity with writer Kristupas Sabolius and creative director at NEW! agency Tomas Ramanauskas.

Start-up session is the final part of the project “Innovative business creation promotion” (Lith. Inovatyvaus verslo kūrimo skatinimas, (VP2-1.4-ŪM-05-V-01-006).

Supported by: European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and The European Social Fund

SPEAKERS

Nicklas Bergman has for 20+ years worked as an entrepreneur, tech-investor and futurist focusing mostly on investments and business development in web services, nanotechnology, computing, new materials and new media art, currently through roughly 25 direct and indirect investments.

Per Moller is the founder and investor at Blue Lime Labs that provides seed funding and angel capital investments to early stage, high-potential start-up companies. Formerly he worked as CEO of EY Denmark and EY Baltics.

Ilja Laurs – founder of GetJar, founder and chairman at venture capital fund Nextury Ventures.