2018 EDITION/ CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
* subject to minor changes
Breakfast & Registration
Coffee, tea, pastries will be served
Welcome & Introductions
Margarise Correa, Founder & CEO of BayBrazil
Marcello Torres, Manager North America at LinkedIn
The State of Entrepreneurship in Brazil
Analysis of hottest sectors, growth startups & update ecosystem’s development.
Anderson Thees, Managing Director at Redpoint eventures
Flavio Pripas, Managing Director at Cubo.
Eduardo Henrique, Co-Founder, Head of Business Development, Movile
Destination Latin America
Panel with leaders of Silicon Valley companies operating in LatAm and influencing the region’s digital transformation
Alexandre Villela, Managing Director, Qualcomm Ventures
Enrique Ortegón, General Manager, Salesforce Latin America
Lucas Mendes Teixeira, Head of Brazil, WeWork
Mauro Gonçalves Filho, Director, Product Mgt & Strategy at Loon, Alphabet
Nandu Ramani, Engineering Director, Uber
Raphael de Cunto, Partner, Pinheiro Neto Advogados
Digital health – scaling medical technologies in emerging markets
Amit Garg, Principal at Samsung NEXT Ventures
Fred Aslan, Founder & CEO at Adavium Medical
Lunch will be served free of charge
The Transportation Revolution
Fireside chat with Shawn Carolan, Partner at Menlo Ventures & Ron Czerny, Founder & CEO at Playphone, BayBrazil Board Member. They will discuss flying, self-driving cars, electric scooters, smart traffic lights and other disruptive technologies. And, what is next for Apple for $1 trillion market cap.
Fake news & how tech companies are fighting it
The concerns about misinformation in upcoming elections in Brazil and the U.S.
Ann Ravel, former FEC, Professor at UC Berkeley
Alana Rizzo, Albright Stonebridge, former Veja Magazine investigative reporter
Cryptocurrency and its traction in Brazil and LatAm
Fireside chat with Asheesh Birla, SVP Product at Ripple, on blockchain technology, moderated by Antoine Colaço, Valor Capital Group
AI & its impact on careers
Arnaldo Tavares, Director, AI ISV Partnerships at Intel
Eder Santana, Scientist in M Learning at Toyota Research Institute
Vicente Silveira, Chairman at BayBrazil
The Innovation economy across Latin America
Fireside chat with the founders of Kaszek Ventures, LatAm’s largest VC firm with US$ 182 million investment in 52 companies, most of them in Brazil.
Speakers: Nicolas Szekasy and Hernan Kazah, Co-Founders & Managing Partners at Kaszek Ventures
Moderator: Andy Tsao, Managing Director at Silicon Valley Bank
Complimentary Cocktail Reception