ALL THE CONFERENCES WILL BE HOSTED PHYSICALLY IN LUXEMBOURG. FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT ATTEND IN-PERSON, THE CONTENT WILL BE LIVE STREAMED. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE VIRTUAL.

Digital Summit

  • Reconciling Tech & Education: advancing knowledge around latest tech trends and how it helps people access to better education.

  • 09:00

    Welcome words

  • 09:15

    Keynote speech

  • 09:30

    The Last Mile - Changing lives through tech: the programme prepares incarcerated individuals for successful reentry through business and technology training.

    Chris Redlitz

    Managing Partner, Transmedia Capital & co-founder, The Last Mile (TLM)

    Beverly Parenti

    Serial entrepreneur & Co-founder, The Last Mile (TLM)
  • 10:00

    Exploring Inclusive Digital Transformation

    Cheryl Miller Van Dÿck

    Founding Director, Digital Leadership Institute & one of Europe’s 100 digital champions
  • 10:20

    Keynote by University of Luxembourg

  • 10:35

    Exploring ViLLE: the Learning Platform awarded by UNESCO’s ICT in Education Prize

  • 10:50

    Advertising pause

  • 10:55

    Leveraging tech for the future of work and education

    Priscila Chaves

    Tech Ethicist & Impact Entrepreneur
  • 11:15

    How an iGen would implement the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

    Avanti Sharma

    Pre-Teen Technology Specialist, Workshop4Me
  • 11:35

    Round Table - How to reconcile Tech & Education?

    Priscila Chaves

    Tech Ethicist & Impact Entrepreneur

    Avanti Sharma

    Pre-Teen Technology Specialist, Workshop4Me

    Sunaina Aytan

    Senior Cyber Security Specialist, a STEMettes Ambassador, mentor and an advocate for inclusion and diversity in Tech.
  • 12:05

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • Digital Suply Chain: What are the impacts of digital and data management? How does it improve the value chain? How the e-commerce can enable a fast and easy access to goods?

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon

  • 14:15

    Achieving greater sustainability through supply chain collaboration

  • 14:35

    The emergence of digital platforms in the logistics sector

  • 14:50

    Round table - Enhanced collaboration at the heart of digital procurement

  • 15:20

    Advertising pause

  • 15:25

    Succeeding the digital transformation journey of supply chains

  • 15:40

    Data management along the supply chain

  • 15:55

    Break & Exhibition

  • 16:15

    How to embrace AI: desmystifying the technical challenge

    Ernesto Rodríguez

    Co-Founder & COO, Tryolabs
  • 16:30

    Round Table - Opportunities of collaborative innovation projects among partners in the supply chain

  • 17:00

    How to meet high customer expectations in a complex environment?

  • 17:15

    How to overcome the challenges of urban logistics ?

  • 17:30

    Round table - Facing the e-commerce surge

  • 18:00

    Wrap-up

  • Digital Society: shaping tomorrow's society through digital technology Building smarter cities and improving access to eGovernment

  • 09:00

    Welcome words by Docler Holding

  • 9:15

    Official introduction talk

    Marc Hansen

    Luxembourg Minister Delegate for Digitalisation
  • 09:35

    Keynote by ILNAS

  • 09:50

    Keynote by Huawei

  • 10:05

    Fighting infodemic by promoting digital governance

  • 10:35

    Luxembourg Trade & Investment Offices session: connect with startuppers worldwide

  • 10:55

    Advertising pause

  • 11:00

    Digital transformation – How to thrive!

    Calum Chace

    Sought-after keynote speaker and best-selling writer on artificial intelligence
  • 11:20

    Keynote by LIST

  • 11:35

    How a digital economy can contribute to Sustainable development goals?

  • 12:00

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • Embracing innovative collaboration to solve Healthcare greatest challenges

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon

  • 14:15

    Building resilient & sustainable digital infrastructure

    Peter Sodermans

    Special Advisor - coordinator Gaia-X hub of Luxembourg, Luxinnovation GIE
  • 14:30

    Quantitative and qualitative characteristics of the health sector in Luxembourg

    Sara Bouchon

    Director Market Intelligence, Luxinnovation GIE
  • 14:45

    Innovative colloration - Case study

  • 15:00

    Advertising pause

  • 15:05

    Keynote speech - reserved

  • 15:20

    Round table - Emerging technologies transforming the digital healthcare space

  • 15:50

    Break & Exhibition

  • 16:10

    Keynote by Biomind

  • 16:30

    Patient experience at the heart of disruptive solutions

    Mario Huyghe

    CEO, Oncomfort
  • 16:45

    (r)esilience, (r)eliability & (r)eturnS through (i)ntelligence

  • 17:00

    Round table - How to redesign the delivery of care ?

  • 17:30

    Wrap-up

FinTech Summit

  • The Advent of a Cashless Society: The myth is about to become a reality and organisations are welcoming this new era by adapting their processes. Combining security, trust, and transparency, discover how new technologies shifts the paradigm of payments.

  • 09:00

    Welcome words

  • 09:15

    Breakthroughs and innovation in the global payment industry: where does digital currency stand?

    Oded Salomy

    Director of Payment Systems and Member of Management, Bank of Israel
  • 09:30

    Fireside chat

    Yoav Soffer

    Advisor to the Deputy Governor, Bank of Israel

    Oded Salomy

    Director of Payment Systems and Member of Management, Bank of Israel
  • 09:45

    Round table - What are the opportunities and limits of a cashless society? What to expect within the next 5 years?

    Rik Goslinga

    Director Product Marketing Management, Paypal

    Sundeep Gantori

    Equity Strategist, Chief Investment Office, UBS Global Wealth Management
  • 10:15

    From fax to API: the new gen corporate payments

    Jonathan Prince

    Co-founder, Finologee
  • 10:35

    Going cashless: lessons learnt from Sweden experience

    Tom Holgersson

    Director of Innovation, Scale-up and Expansion, Findec Sweden’s Fintech Hub
  • 10:55

    Advertising pause

  • 11:00

    Introduction to Luxembourg Prime Minister's Talk

    Carlo Thelen

    Director General, Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce
  • 11:10

    Official Talk

  • 11:30

    Keynote speech

  • 12:00

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • FundTech: Luxembourg is forging a recognised FinTech sector to go with its well-established status as fund distribution centre

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon

  • 14:10

    Fireside chat

    Karen O’Sullivan

    Head of the Innovation, payments, market infrastructures and governance Department, CSSF

    Vishal Sacheendran

    Manager, Capital Markets Authorisation, FINANCIAL SERVICES REGULATORY AUTHORITY
  • 14:30

    Understanding the new value chain of the fund in the asset management industry

  • 14:45

    Keynote by Deloitte

  • 15:00

    Round Table - FundTech & Investments by LHoFT

  • 15:30

    Keynote by PwC

  • 15:45

    Advertising pause

  • 15:50

    Break & Exhibition

  • Turning the KYC Challenge into a competitive advantage: from the genesis of KYC to investments in data technology, digital identity in the spotlight.

  • 16:10

    Keynote by ING

    Olivier Guillaumond

    Global Head of ING Labs and FinTechs, ING
  • 16:25

    Keynote by University of Luxembourg

  • 16:40

    Round table - AML/KYC digitalisation challenges & opportunities

    Raoul Mulheims

    Co-founder & CEO, Finologee; Co-founder, Mpulse

    Glenn Meyer

    Lawyer, Partner, Arendt & Medernach

    Pascal Bughin

    Chief Operations & Compliance Officer, La Mondiale Europartner
  • 17:15

    Fireside chat with i-Hub

  • 17:30

    Advertising pause

  • 17:35

    Luxembourg Trade & Investment Offices session: connecting with startuppers worldwide

  • 17:55

    Wrap-up

  • Digital Banking all over the world: banks struggle to improve customer experiences. The quest for personalised digital interactions continues to align with customers' expectations.

  • 09:05

    Welcome words

  • 09:20

    Keynote speech - reserved

  • 09:35

    Building a Data Science Lab in a financial company

    Prof. Yves Le Traon

    Professor in Computer Science - Systems and Software Reliability - Deputy Director of SnT
  • 09:50

    Round Table - What to look for in a digital bank? What are the areas of improvements?

    Nahil Hanna

    Head of Innovation & Startup Ecosystem at Unbound Innovations

    Jason Maude

    Chief Technology Advocate, Starling Bank

    Vilve Vene

    Estonia's serial fintech entrepreneur, CEO and Co-Founder of Modularbank
  • 10:20

    Life insurance as an investment platform: a practical case study

  • 10:50

    Advertising pause

  • 10:55

    Innovations and customers experiences driving Africa's first fully Digital Bank

    Olusegun Adeniyi

    Chief Digital Officer, Wema Bank
  • 11:15

    Fireside chat

    Morgan Wirtz

    CEO & Co-founder, Rise
  • 11:30

    Round Table - The race to capture the next generation as digital banks are winning the hearts of the youths

    Ananda Kautz

    Head of Innovation, Digital Banking and Payments, ABBL

    Morgan Wirtz

    CEO & Co-founder, Rise

    Joakim Sjöblom

    Co-founder and CEO, Minna Technologies
  • 12:00

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • FinTech to favour financial inclusion: is digital an opportunity or a threat for financial inclusion? A look at the under-banked and under-served populations & regions.

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon

  • 14:15

    Blockchain and the future of decentralized societies

    Anne Connelly

    Blockchain for social impact speaker, co-author of “Bitcoin and the Future of Fundraising"
  • 14:35

    Keynote on Financial Literacy

  • 14:55

    Study case

  • 15:10

    Round Table - How Fintech can drive the future of social impact finance?

    Manon Loison

    Head of Marketing, Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (The LHoFT)
  • 15:40

    Advertising pause

  • 15:45

    Break & Exhibition

  • 16:05

    Keynote

  • 16:25

    Case study

  • 16:40

    Round Table - Are partnerships between banks and telcos efficient drivers for financial inclusion?

  • 17:10

    Advertising pause

  • 17:15

    Wrap-up

European Security Forum

  • Master of Ceremony

    Jelena Zelenovic Matone

    Senior Unit Head, Op. Risk & CISO, European Investment Bank & President at Women4Cyber Chapter Luxembourg & WomenCyberForce Luxembourg
  • 09:00

    Welcome words

    Pascal Steichen

    CEO, SECURITYMADEIN.LU
  • 09:05

    Official introduction talk

  • Data security: everyone's business

  • 09:25

    Overview of the cybersecurity landscape for data privacy purpose

    Despina Spanou

    Head of Cabinet for European Commission Vice President Margaritis Schinas & Founding member of Women4Cyber
  • 09:40

    Keynote

  • 10:00

    Round table - Why Cybersecurity is everyone's business in an organization?

  • 10:35

    Luxembourg Trade & Investment Offices session: connecting with startuppers worldwide

  • 10:45

    Keynote speech

  • 11:00

    Advertising pause

  • The new era of Zero Trust

  • 11:05

    Keynote

  • 11:20

    New frontiers in data privacy

    David Dab

    National Technology Officer for Belgium and Luxembourg, Microsoft
  • 11:35

    CISO Talk

    Tomas Martinkenas

    Director of Privacy and Security, Vinted
  • 11:55

    Startup pitch & questions

  • 12:05

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • AI Threats & Opportunities

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon

  • 14:15

    Keynote by LIST

  • 14:30

    Keynote speech

    David Cox

    Director of Mastercard’s European Cyber Resilience Centre (ECRC)
  • 14:45

    Cybersecurity lessons learned from Tokyo 2020 & COVID-19

    Mihoko Matsubara

    Chief Cybersecurity Strategist, NTT Corporation
  • 15:00

    Advertising pause

  • 15:05

    CISO Talk

    Eric Singer

    Regional Chief Information Security Officer - EMEA, Schneider Electric
  • 15:25

    Startup pitch & questions

  • 15:35

    Break & Exhibition

  • 16:00 - 17:30

    Post Quantum Cryptography

  • 17:30

    Wrap-up

Space Forum

  • Powering sustainable & resilient space developments: International cooperation and science will contribute to build up a resilient ecosystem fueled with rapid technological developments.

  • 09:00

    Welcome words

  • 09:05

    Official introduction talk

    Franz Fayot

    Luxembourg Minister of the Economy
  • 09:20

    Round table - Calling for an Earthrise, one-planet approach to quell the COVID-19 pandemic and closing the borders

    Jean-Jacques Dordain

    Advisor, spaceresources.lu

    Valanathan Munsami

    CEO, South Africa’s National Space (SANSA)

    WU Ji

    Former Director-General and Professor at National Space Science Center (NSSC), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Specialist in Space Science and Exploration, President of Chinese Society of Space Research
  • 09:50

    Fireside chat on NASA Artemis programme - Destination: MARS

    Sam Scimemi

    Senior Assistant in the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, Former ISS Director, NASA

    Paul Schonenberg

    Chairman and CEO, AMCHAM Luxembourg
  • 10:10

    Keynote by SES

    Ruy Pinto

    Chief Technology Officer, SES
  • 10:25

    Back to the future - How space resources can save the Earth

    Andreas Hein

    Professor for Space Systems Engineering, SnT, University of Luxembourg
  • 10:40

    Luxembourg Trade & Investments Offices session: connecting with startuppers worldwide

  • 11:00

    Space Economy and Government Space Budgets

    Simon Seminari

    Principal Advisor, Euroconsult
  • 11:15

    Why collaboration is now the key to exploring space?

    Pascale Ehrenfreund

    President of the International Space University and Research Professor of Space Policy and International Affairs, Space Policy Institute/George Washington University; President , International Astronautical Federation (IAF)
  • 11:35

    Round table - 3 components for success

    Pierre Festal

    Partner, Promus Ventures
  • 12:05

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • 14:00

    Introduction of the afternoon by Luxembourg Space Agency

  • 14:15

    Fireside chat - How to support the development of European newcomers and startups

    Geraldine Naja

    Acting Director, Industry, Procurement and Legal Services, European Space Agency (ESA)
  • 14:35

    Keynote by Arianespace

    Geoffroy Legros

    Sales Director, Arianespace
  • 14:50

    About Earth Observation by LIST

  • 15:05

    Advertising pause

  • 15:10

    Round table - How to leverage Europe’s hi-tech ecosystem to boost the space sector?

    Maxime Puteaux

    Principal advisor, Euroconsult
  • 15:40

    Keynote speech

  • 15:55

    Break & Exhibition

  • 16:15

    Developing a space ecosystem in Europe - lessons from around the world

    Raphael Roettgen

    Managing Partner, E2MC Ventures
  • 16:30

    Earth observation to serve humanity's greatest challenges

    Katia Stambolieva

    CEO, Cosmos Pics
  • 16:45

    Keynote speech

  • 17:00

    Round table - reserved

  • 17:30

    Wrap-up

[INAUGURAL] Mastermind Summit

  • Inauguration

  • 09:00

    Official talk

  • 09:30

    Round table - Boosting businesses at a European scale: acceleration programmes & funding opportunities

  • 10:10

    Fireside chat - Scaling into European Markets

  • DEEPTECH CATEGORY

  • 10:30

    How to build a Unicorn? by Expon Capital

  • 11:00

    Round table - DeepTech startup journey: combining investors' expectations with today's greatest challenges

  • 11:30

    Startups pitches

  • 12:00

    Lunch Break & Exhibition

  • Boosting businesses Cross border level - Unveiling the Greater Region

  • 14:00

    Introduction

  • 14:20

    Discover the Greater Region: EU's largest corss border ecosystem

  • 15:00

    Advertising pause

  • FINTECH CATEGORY

  • 15:05

    Keynote speech

  • 15:20

    Round table - How FinTechs can stand out from their competitors? How to capitalize on trends?

    Tom Holgersson

    Director of Innovation, Scale-up and Expansion, Findec Sweden’s Fintech Hub

    Nameer Khan

    Chairman of MENA Fintech Association (MFTA) and advisor to leading fintechs, one of the Top leading Fintech Influencers

    Pauline Brunel

    Investment Manager in the Venture team, BlackFin
  • 15:50

    Startups pitches

  • NEWSPACE CATEGORY

  • 16:20

    Keynote speech

  • 16:35

    Round table - Newcomers riding on technology innovations: what investors are really expecting?

    Elia Montanari

    Head of Management and Control, ESA

    Raphael Roettgen

    Managing Partner, E2MC Ventures
  • 17:05

    Startups pitches

  • 17:35

    The new startup Eldorado - accelerating programmes at an International level

    Marlon Evans

    CEO, Nex Cubed
  • 18:25

    Announce of the competition winners per category