Business meets Innovation
About panel: SMART B2B Matchmaking Platform
The presidents of both Smart Alliance – Innovation Technology Cluster and IKT Telemark, two of the most prolific clusters when it comes to meaningful innovations in ICT will talk about creating the best networking platform worldwide. How will it work? Who can join? Some of the questions that will find its answers in this panel.
About panel: SMART Innovation - from Local to Global
This panel focuses on the newest tech available from our members who went global.
In our live demo, companies will present for the first time their new technology developed over the past year
About panel: SMART INNOVATION Worldwide (Partners)
The reason why no C-Level person should miss this event is due to the fact they will come in contact with the solutions that were developed using cutting-edge technology.
These were developed by our partners, leaders in their business area, such as Banking, Security, Big Data, and Cloud, which have grown to have large and top presence locally and globally.
About panel: Reshape the Future of Romanian R&D
Vice-chancellors from some of the best universities in Romania, together with representatives from the private sector in R&D, including one of our members that has driven its R&D forward and expanded to the USA, as well as an international promoter of innovation in South Africa, UK, USA and Europe, will debate on how to build a strong foundation for an R&D centre focused solely on ICT in Romania.
This debate is part of our cluster strategy to foster an innovative culture for the business community.
About panel: Romanian Innovation Engine
By presenting the various innovations developed our members, the concept of the Summit will unveil itself in an extraordinary manner.
Our members will engage the audience in a marathon of state-of-the-art tech, where they will show their best solutions that made them known internationally.
About panel: Smart B2B MeetPoint
The Smart B2B MeetPoint will have a dedicated area in the Rapsodia Room, and through its networking sessions taking place throughout the event, it will provide a strong base on which companies can build business relationships and establish powerful future collaborations.
Our goal is to create a platform for collaboration between SMEs, multinationals, local and international cluster, and leaders in innovation with the help of SMARTY, our Smart Networking App.
Meet our most valued speakers
Romanian Innovation Engine
Smart Innovation Race
Networking Episode 1 | Registration & Welcome Coffee
- Registration | First Floor Lobby – Ronda Ballroom
- Networking Episode 1 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
Smart Opening in the Romanian Centenary year
Smart B2B Matchmaking Platform Concept Launch - Smart Alliance Cluster's project in partnership with IKT Telemark - Norwegian Cluster
The CEO of Smart Alliance – Innovation Technology Cluster and the CEO of IKT Telemark, two of the most prolific clusters when it comes to meaningful innovations in ICT will talk about the project for which we have signed our partnership – creating the best networking platform worldwide.
How will it work? Who can join? Some of the questions that will find its answers in this panel.Speaker: Emanuela MODORAN CEO of Smart Alliance - Innovation Technology Cluster | Torkild Follaug - CEO of IKT Telemark
Technology Presentation: Preventing Digital Attacks in 2018
- Bitdefender | Lenovo | Nutanix
Debate Panel "Reshape the future of Romanian R&D" | Representatives from Romanian Universities, Innovators and Entrepreneurs
- Alexandru BOBE – Vice-Chancellor, University of Ovidius, Constanța
- Dragoș PÎSLARU – Partner, Innovation Stream, Civitta Romania
- Costin LIANU – General Manager at USH Pro Business
- Eduard BEYER – Consultant, Deloitte & Treasurer/Board Member Romanian South African Business Association
- Vlad PARASCHIV – AIESEC
- Yugo NEUMORNI – President of CIO Council
Networking Episode 2 @Rapsodia Ballroom | Coffee break
- Networking Episode 2 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
Technology Presentation - e-Waste Collection - In Digital Era
Smart Innovations from Local to Global
- Andrei CUCOANEȘ – Sether – A new advertising method to break the old pattern
- Andrei BRAȘOVEANU – Innovation dilemma : legal vs moral
Networking Episode 3 @Rapsodia Ballroom | Lunch
- Networking Episode 3 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
Technology Presentation: The Office of the Future
Interactive Panel "Romanian Innovation Engine" | Smart Alliance Members
- Codruț CHERESTEȘ – CEO of Dositracker
- Cosmin MĂCĂNEAȚĂ – Managing Partner at Omega Trust
- Florian SIMIONESCU – Manager & Leader at Integrisoft Solutions
- George ȘERBAN – Founder at GSData
- George TUDOR – CEO of IT Teams
- Ioan COCAN – Managing Partner of Tremend Software Consulting
- Marius PANĂ – CEO of Spearhead Systems
Technology Presentation: Enabling Mobile Enterprises with MobileIron
- certSIGN Enabling Mobile Enterprises with MobileIron | distributed in Romania by HEADTECHNOLOGY Group
Smart Prizes & Event Closure
Final Networking Episode @Rapsodia Ballroom
- Final Networking Episode | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
Smart B2B MeetPoint
Networking Episode 1 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
- 11:30 – 12:00
Networking Episode 2 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
- 13:00 – 14:00
Networking Episode 3 | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
- 15:45 – 16:30
Final Networking Episode | Smart B2B MeetPoint @Rapsodia Ballroom
ROSABA (Romanian-South African Business Association) will lead the one of the most important networking aspects of the Smart Alliance Innovation Summit, where you will be able to interact with bilateral chambers of commerce, embassies and other organisations that will be there to support the local ICT sector’s increasing need to expand abroad, as well as find international partners.
what our members say
Civil Society Partners
Preferred Technology Partners
Preferred Distribution Partners
International Network Partner
- Intercontinental, Nicolae Bălcescu 4, Bucharest
- Emanuela MODORAN – 0748 505 008