Day 2 of the ICT Spring 2019 AI/Digital Summit was opened by Master of Ceremonies Sabinije von Gaffke, moderator, communications expert, content creator and TV host. The session took place on May 22nd, at the ECCL and was entitled "The Age of AI Innovation".
On the second morning of ICT Spring, and more specifically at the Fintech Summit, Manon Loison, Head of Marketing at the LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology) welcomed international and local experts who shared their knowledge, best practices and views on the topic of "Sustainable Finance".
ICT Spring Europe 2019 hosted the fifth edition of the international startup competition, Pitch Your Startup, setting a new record for the number of applications received. Among the 347 entries received from all over the World, 65 startups pitched their project to dedicated jury members, during almost 10 hours, and competed for the €150,000 prize money and the many gifts to win.
Afin de présenter l'environnement propice dans lequel les jeunes entreprises innovantes évoluent au Luxembourg, le ministère de l'Économie a pris l'initiative d'inviter 33 start-ups originaires des quatre coins du monde à être présents à ICT Spring, organisé le 21 et 22 mai 2019 dans les locaux de l'European Convention Center à Luxembourg/Kirchberg.
After 100+ applications from around the globe, 11 post-seed and pre-series B stage Fintech companies have been selected and are ready to scale to new heights through the NadiFin Fintech Accelerator program, powered by MiddleGame Ventures and Farvest in partnership with the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT).
Rencontre avec les experts de World of Digits, qui reviennent pour IT One sur la création de la startup, qui se spécialise notamment sur l'"experience strategy".
On May 22nd, 2019, James Chou (Managing Director & CEO, Microsoft for Startups for Greater China, Japan & Korea, Chair of Technology and Innovation Committee of American Chamber of Commerce) will share his expertise and best practices at ICT Spring, during the AI/Digital Summit.
A new edition of the Pitch Your Startup competition will take place on May 21st, 2019, during ICT Spring. The Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL), which is known for supporting local startups, will once again be one of the event's main partners and will offer 20,000€ to a startup based in Luxembourg.
The deadline to apply to the 2019 NadiFin Fintech Acceleration Program has been extended to April 12th. NadiFin aims at bringing together post seed and pre-series B stage Fintech companies from around the world to learn and engage through a unique curriculum and a series of workshops.
On May 21st, IT One will organize a new edition of Information Security Day, or ISD, with local and international experts sharing their best practices and discussing the latest trends. This year, the event will take place at the European Convention Center in Luxembourg, in parallel of ICT Spring, the country's biggest tech summit.