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6th Annual TEP Conference
October 10-13, 2016 | New York City


TEP 2016 Overview
Together with our partners and more than 20 cities from around the world, New York International invites startups, SME and corporates to address the challenges and opportunities of collaborative innovation and international expansion in the context of accelerating digitalization, urbanization, and globalization.

Day 1
October 10
Off-the-plane VC Workshop
Informal Welcome
Day 2
October 11
TEP Digital
FinTech Live
IoT Live
Media Live
TEP Expo
TEP Global
Lessons Learned
Investor Perspectives
Expanding with Corporates
Digital Challenges & Opportunities
Facilitating International Expansion
Networking Reception
Day 3
October 12
TEP Innovation
Site Visits
Experience-based Learning
Doing Business in NYC
NYC Expert Roundtables
Networking Dinner
Day 4
October 13
Global Digital Economy
SME Digital Transition
Closing Reception

Where Investors + Startups + SME + Corporates + Cities
Think Bigger Together!

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Our Speakers in 2015

Eric L. Adams, Brooklyn Borough President David Teten, Partner, ff Venture Capital Olaf Koch, CEO, Metro Group Alice Cheng, Founder & CEO, Culinary Agents Polya Lesova, Deputy Editor of Finance and Markets, The Wall Street Journal Terry Romero, Food & Crafts Outreach Lead, Kickstarter Jay Corless, Innovation Manager, UN Foundation Tania Yuki, Founder & CEO, Shareablee Justin Mares, Author of Traction Sang Ahn, Managing Director, Samsung Open Innovation Center Albert Wenger, Partner, Union Square Ventures Joanne Wilson, Angel Investor Steve Sokol, President, American Council on Germany Christoph Keese, Executive Vice President, Axel Springer Gregg Walker, Senior Vice President, Sony Corp. of America Joana Vicente, Executive Director, Made in NY Media Center by IFP Edward Shenderovich, Managing Director, Kite Ventures Stefan C. Heilmann, Global Head of IEG Internet and Technology Anna Rose, Founder & CEO, Videopath Benjamin Rohé, Managing Director, German Tech Entrepreneurship Center Shen Tong, Founder, Managing Director, FOOD-X Chand Sooran, COO and Advisor, American Prison Data Systems Matthew Holmes, President & COO, Vertana Group Raimund Bau, CEO, SO1 Daniel Buelhoff, Co-Founder & CEO, YummChef Gillian Morris, CEO, Hitlist David Bianco, Chief US Equity Strategist, Deutsche Bank Aditya Bhave, US Economist, Deutsche Bank Norbert Kuls, Financial Correspondent, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Dennis R. Mortensen, CEO and founder, Anna Garcia, Angel Investor Ulrike Hoffmann-Burchardi, PM, Tudor Investment Corporation Clemens Kabel, Investment Director, IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft Allessandro Priol, Partner, Alpha Prime Ventures Benedikt von Schröder, Angel Investor Gianluca Galletto, Director of International Affairs, New York City Economic Development Corporation Maria Gotsch, CEO, Partnership Fund for New York City Stefan Franzke, Managing Director, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology Kai Feder, Senior Account Executive, Yoswein Teddy Goldstein, Head of Operations, German Accelerator New York Yasha Tarani, CEO, Resmio Ulrich Quay, Partner/Managing Director, BMW iVentures Christopher Kuthan, Senior Business Leader, Verizon Johannes Becher, Director Global Venture, Rocket Internet Mike Raffelsperger, Author, Director DIRECT TV Lutz Villalba, CEO & Founder, MakerCloud Oliver Niedermaier, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Tao Investments Astrid Doerner, US Correspondent, Handelsblatt – German Business Daily Brita Wagener, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, New York Steve Sokol, President, American Council on Germany Christoph Keese, Executive Vice President, Axel Springer Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, Founder, Spitzberg Partner Anand Shah, Global Venture Strategies, BMW iVenture Zachary Karas, Community Development Manager, BMW iVenture Cornelius Rabsch, CEO, BeaconInside Gerd Mittmann, VP, Marketing APAC & EMEA, Shutterstock Dean DiPietro, Partner, Tomorrow Lab Felix Kochbeck, CEO & Co-Founder, Luuv Jan Hase, CEO, Wunderflats Tania Yuki, Founder & CEO Bernd Schusky, Founder & CEO, keebits Odile Beniflah, International and Partnerships Tim Kirchner, Co-Founder & CEO, Luuv Michael Minelli, Head of M&A, MasterCard Advisors Alexander Krug, Founder & CEO, Softgames Holger Luedorf, Business Development, Postmates Christian Bogatu, Founder & MD, KIWI.KI Robin Haak, Co-Founder, Jobspotting Ahmad Alhendawi, UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth and more

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