Programme

09:30 – 10:00 Welcome and Registration
10:00 – 12:30

INVESTMENT FORUM

Future Internet Business

In cooperation with EBAN Training Institute

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Modwenna Rees Mogg

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Kaspar Korjus, Estonia’s E-Residency Program

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Ana Barjasic, Project Manager

Juan de Hemptinne, Project Officer

EARLY STAGE CAMP

InvestHorizon Coaching Workshop

(e-Xcelerator Preparation)

In cooperation EBAN Training Institute

1. Trying to arrive at a justifiable valuation? 2. Balancing hype with delivery? 3. Do you really have a scalable proposition or is it hope?

Michael O'Connor, CEO of CorkBIC

Daniel Tomov, CEO Eleven | Co-Chair EBAN e-Xcelerator Committee

Pat Riley, CEO Global Accelerator Network

Ana Barjasic, Project Manager

Juan de Hemptinne, Project Officer

TRAINING 3.0 WORKSHOPS

Trainings for Business Angels, Business Angel Network Managers and Entrepreneurs

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Martijn Blom, Founder of Droomzaken Business Development

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:40

Space Cadet Entrepreneurs (ESA)

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

OPENING and KEYNOTE

e-Xcelerator INVESTMENT FORUM

powered by InvestHorizon

Invited investor ready or very near investor ready companies from Accelerators and Business Angel Networks to go through a venture academy with invited angels. The format is pitching and coaching and implementing feedback. The top 6 companies will be selected pitch for investment at the Global Investor Forum at 4pm

Eileen Moloney, Cork BIC

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Modwenna Rees Mogg

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Kaspar Korjus, Estonia’s E-Residency Program

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Mohamed Altawash

Michael O'Connor, CEO of CorkBIC

Daniel Tomov, CEO Eleven | Co-Chair EBAN e-Xcelerator Committee

Selma Prodanovic, Co-founder of Austrian Angel Investors Association

Eileen Moloney, Cork BIC

Jean Noel Durvy

Ari Korhonen, Co-founder of FiBAN | Vice President of EBAN

Florence Korhonen, Nordic Female Business Angel Network

Dimitris Tsingos, HeBAN Co-founder

Christoher Bodin

Ivar Siimar, President of Estonian Business Angel Network (EstBAN)

Ana Barjasic, Project Manager

Juan de Hemptinne, Project Officer

TRAINING 3.0 WORKSHOPS

Trainings for Business Angels, Business Angel Network Managers and Entrepreneurs

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Opportunities for investments in Space: Getting more Bang for the Buck

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

GUST Best Practices

Streamlining Dealflow, Maximising Your Group’s Engagement

Will Brown, European Business Development Director at Gust

Julien Tubbs

Impact Investing – This time for Good

Martijn Blom, Founder of Droomzaken Business Development

15:40 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 18.00

Global Investor Forum

Powered by InvestHorizon

Demo Day for selected teams to pitch for investment, Moderated by Eileen Moloney, Cork BIC

Two prizes – Most Investible team and the One to Watch – voted on by a Judges Panel

Michael O'Connor, CEO of CorkBIC

Pontus Frohde, COO of FundedByMe

Axel Kalinowski, Manager - Continental Europe, London Stock Exchange

Marius Sewing, CEO Microsoft Accelerator

Brian Cohen, Chairman NY Angels

Leslie Jump, President Start-Up Angels

Catherine Mott, President Emeritus ACA

Pat Riley, CEO Global Accelerator Network

Charles Sidman, President Emeritus Crowdfunding Professional Association

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Kaspar Korjus, Estonia’s E-Residency Program

Mariana Bozesan, Founder & Partner AQAL Capital

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Modwenna Rees Mogg

Peter Braun, Co-Founder and CEO of the Mountain Club AG

Mohamed Altawash

Daniel Tomov, CEO Eleven | Co-Chair EBAN e-Xcelerator Committee

Selma Prodanovic, Co-founder of Austrian Angel Investors Association

Eileen Moloney, Cork BIC

Jean Noel Durvy

Ari Korhonen, Co-founder of FiBAN | Vice President of EBAN

Florence Korhonen, Nordic Female Business Angel Network

Dimitris Tsingos, HeBAN Co-founder

Christophe Bodin, CBO Consulting

Awards and Closing Session

18:00 – 19:00 Networking Cocktail and One-on-One Meetings
08:00 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:30

Opening Ceremony

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Peter Jungen, Co-Founder and President Emeritus EBAN

Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Brigitte Baumann, President Emeritus EBAN

Tomi Davies, President ABAN

Dr. Abdul Malik Jabaar, Founder President MBAN

Harry Helwegen, Chairman BAN Nederland

09:30 – 11:00

Creating the E-Zone

Virtually …

Kaspar Korjus, Estonia’s E-Residency Program

Ivar Siimar, President of Estonian Business Angel Network (EstBAN)

Heidi Kakko, Managing Director EstBAN

Philipp Moehring, Angel List

Paulien Dirkzwager, Start-Up Delta

With Crowd-Funding Platforms …

Charles Sidman, President Emeritus Crowdfunding Professional Association

Oliver Gajda, President ECN

Pontus Frohde, COO of FundedByMe

Maarten de Jong, Managing Director of Oneplanetcrowd

With Stock Exchanges and the Capital Market Union

Mustafa Kemal Yilmaz, Vice-President Borsa – Istanbul Stock Exchange

Catherine Mott, Board Member of U.S. SEC Small and Emerging Companies Committee

Hans Leufkens, Head Client Coverage EnterNext- Europe and Business Development-Netherlands

Hans Leufkens, NL Delegate EnterNext/Euronext

Axel Kalinowski, Manager - Continental Europe, London Stock Exchange

Attilla Toth, Deputy CEO of the Hungarian Stock Exchange

Ludvik Sobolewski, General Manager of the Bucharest Stock Market

EBAN 2015 Global Entrepreneurs Pitches
11:00 – 11:20 Coffee Break
11:20 – 12:00

Expanding the Venture Finance Eco-System with Corporate Venturing and Business Accelerators

Erik Vermeulen, Senior Counsel Corporate/Vice President at Philips International B.V.

Marius Sewing, CEO Microsoft Accelerator

Pat Riley, CEO Global Accelerator Network

Bas Langelaar, Founder Vetrix | BAN Nederland

Daniel Tomov, CEO Eleven | Co-Chair EBAN e-Xcelerator Committee

Eileen Moloney, Cork BIC

EBAN 2015 Global Entrepreneurs Pitches
12:00 – 12:45

Creating Strategical Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Keynote: The Lord Mayor of Tetovo Ms. Teuta Arifi

Andreas Baresel-Bofinger, South East European Research Centre | HeBAN Co-founder

Dimitris Tsingos, HeBAN Co-founder

Ilija Vuckov, President of Macedonian Business Angels

Plamen Russev, President of Webit Congress

Iulian Basu, President of Romanian Business Angels

Alejtin Berisha, President of KOSBAN

Ivan Jovetic, President of MEBAN

Leslie Jump, President Start-Up Angels

Alicia Robb, Senior Fellow the Kauffmann Foundation

David Tee, Head of Membership Services EBN

12:45 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:00

Science-Based Innovation and Investing in Disruptive Technologies

Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the ERC

14:00 – 14:45

Entrepreneurship eco-systems at Global Level

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

Konstantin Fokin, President Russian Business Angels Association

Dr. Abdul Malik Jabaar, Founder President MBAN

Tomi Davies, President ABAN

Ben White, CEO VC4 Africa

Mariana Bozesan, Founder & Partner AQAL Capital

(Moderator) Juan Roure, President of AEBAN

Technoparks and Innovation Centers

Kenan Colpan, CEO of Istanbul Technical University Tecknopark

Roger Perrin, International Managing Director of Regus Kora

Frans Schmetz, Managing Director of High Tech Campus Eindhoven

EU – Business Angel Co-Investment Funds

Pablo Millan, Head of Business Angels Investing EIF

Ricardo Luz, Director General Early Stage Market of Portugal

Moderator: Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Cross Border Investing for International Growth

Rene Reijtenbagh, Angelfunding

Michiel Simons, Nextstage/Hubstart

Marcel Dridge, Sophia Business Angels

Riku Asikainen, FiBAN Chairman Emeritus

Melih Odemis, Galata Business Angels

14:45 – 15:00 Coffee Break
15:25 – 16:15

Impact Investing

Suzanne Biegel, Investors’ Circle and Clearly Social Angels

Ferhan Cook, Co-founder of London-based m-Spark

Martijn Blom, Founder of Droomzaken Business Development

Marijn Bergsma, BiD Network investor matchmaker

Huseyin R. Demirhisar, PYMWYMIC

Live Crowdfunding Session

Hosted by MyMicroInvest

Tax Incentives – Best Practices for Europe

Peter Jungen, Co-Founder and President Emeritus EBAN

Michael Culligan, President of HBAN

Medina Braha, EBAN Research Fellow

16:15 – 16:45

View from America

Brian Cohen, Chairman NY Angels

Peter Jungen, Co-Founder and President Emeritus EBAN

EBAN 2015 Global Entrepreneurs Pitches
16:45 – 17:25

WIN-WEN – The Power of Women

Women Investment Networks and Women Entrepeneur Networks

Global Premier Announcement of: “Rising Tide, Women Investors Fund”

Florence Korhonen, Nordic Female Business Angel Network

Candace Johnson, President EBAN

Anita de Groot, Women Professional Group

Simone Brummelhuis, Founder and Publisher The Next Women

Suzanne Biegel, Investors’ Circle and Clearly Social Angels

Anu Bhardwaj, Founder Women Investing in Women

Dr. Alicia Robb, Senior Fellow the Kauffmann Foundation

Brigitte Baumann, President Emeritus EBAN

Selma Prodanovic, Co-founder of Austrian Angel Investors Association

The Lord Mayor of Tetovo Ms. Teuta Arifi

17:25 – 18:25 EBAN Annual General Meeting
19:30 – 20:00 Cocktail and Reception
20:00 – 22:00 Gala and Award Dinner
08:00 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:45

How Business Angels Create Global Success Stories

Catherine Mott, President Emeritus ACA

David S. Rose, Founder and CEO of Gust

Leslie Jump, President Start-Up Angels

Dr. Abdul Malik Jabaar, Founder President MBAN

Tomi Davies, President ABAN

Charles Sidman, President Emeritus Crowdfunding Professional Association

09:45 – 10:00

How to Raise a €500k International Angel Syndicate in 48h

Riku Asikainen, FiBAN Chairman Emeritus

10:00 – 10:30

Investing in Entrepreneurial Space

Frank M. Salzgeber, Head of the Technology Transfer Programme Office of the European Space Agency

10:30 – 11:30

Successful Angel Exits

Ari Korhonen, Co-founder of FiBAN | Vice President of EBAN

– Angel Investor with three successful 7X exits

Dimitris Tsingos, HeBAN Co-founder

– GRexit – A new kind of global exit

Mariana Bozesan, Founder & Partner AQAL Capital

Suzanne Biegel, Investors’ Circle and Clearly Social Angels

Federico Cappa, Arietti & Partners

How public authorities can foster the entrepreneurship ecosystem

Baybars Altuntas,TBAA President

(Moderator)

Ali Arslan, Director General Regulations & Financial Markets, Government of Turkey

Ricardo Luz, Director General Early Stage Market of Portugal

David Tee, Head of Membership Services EBN

Norbert Van den Hove, Dutch Ministry Economic Affairs

Jan Oker-Blom, Managing Director at FiBAN

European Commission – DG Grow

Nordic Regions, An Example of Cooperation

(Moderator)Jeanette Andersson, Ban Manager Connect Sweden

Jesper Jarlbaek, Chairman of the Board at CataCap Private Equity

Will Brown, European Business Development Director at Gust

Ivar Siimar, President of Estonian Business Angel Network (EstBAN)

Jaakko Salminen, Chairman FiBAN

Rudi Skogman, Head of Investor Operations at Slush

11:30 – 12:15

Business Angels as International Relations Bridge-Builders

Selma Prodanovic, Co-founder of Austrian Angel Investors Association

Dr. Abdul Malik Jabaar, Founder President MBAN

Brian Cohen, Chairman NY Angels

Leslie Jump, President Start-Up Angels

Riku Asikainen, FiBAN Chairman Emeritus

Horizon 2020, EU Funding Opportunities and European Union Projects: InvestHorizon | Eureka | Future Internet Business

Christophe Bodin, CBO Consulting

Susanne Kuehrer, EU Funding Committee

Ilija Vuckov, President of Macedonian Business Angels

Marion Perrin, EU policy consultant for peacefulfish

Maria Laura Trifiletti, Arietti & Partners

Juan Manuel Revuelta

EU Business Angel Co-Investment Forum

Moderator: Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus EBAN

Michal Cieminski,

Jeanette Andersson, Ban Manager Connect Sweden

Ricardo Luz, Director General Early Stage Market of Portugal

12:15 – 12:30

Winter University/Creative Business Cup

Jesper Jarlbaek, Chairman of the Board at CataCap Private Equity

Rasmus Tscherning, Managing Director CKO

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:15

Corporate Venture Funds

William Stevens, Founder & CEO e-unlimited

The Importance of Quality-Based Intermediaries within the Start-Up Value Chain

Philippe Vanrie, CEO of EBN

The Africa Opportunity

Tomi Davies, President ABAN

Ben White, CEO VC4 Africa

14:15 – 15:00

Making Money with Business Angel Investments

– Business Angel investment portfolio returns and strategies
– Investor syndication/pooling instruments at European level
– Lessons learned from recent exits to US and Asian companies
– Creative ways to increase liquidity of investments
– Salvage/revive start-ups that are in near death with a promising business

Brigitte Baumann, President Emeritus EBAN

15:00 – 15:30

EBAN 2015 Grand Finale

Looking Towards EBAN Winter University, Copenhagen 17-19 November 2015

Announcement of Winning Host for EBAN 2016

15:30 – 15:40 Closing Remarks

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