About EID

Created and organized by Mind the Bridge and co-organized with EIT Digital, EID (European Innovation Day) is an action oriented investors’ day bringing together the best of European technology and innovation. The EID is the opening event of SEC2SV Week: bringing together the current and future EU Unicorns + EU policy makers to meet the Silicon Valley digital economy stakeholders. Topics discussed include:

  • Encryption, Privacy, and Security

  • EU Digital Single Market/Capital/Markets Union

  • EU Policy Makers meet US Businesses

  • The next EU Unicorns

  • Scaling up the Shared Economy

  • Impacts and regulation

  • Transatlantic investment and multinational growth

  • SEC2SV EU Corporate Directory – launch (US outposts)

Speakers 2016

Henry Chesbrough

UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Tim Draper

Partner, Draper Associates

Gené Teare

Head of Content, CrunchBase

Ernesto Ciorra

Head of Innovation and Sustainability, ENEL Group

Francisco de la Torre Prados

Mayor, City of Malaga

Burton Lee

Stanford University

Nagraj Kashyap

Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Ventures

Jess Butcher

Co-Founder & Director, Blippar

Pēteris Zilgalvis

Head of Unit, DG CONNECT, European Commission

Paul Timmers

Director, DG CONNECT, European Commission

Camille Sailer

President, European American Chamber of Commerce NJ

Nora Poggi

Journalist, Director & Producer, The examiner, She Started It


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