ICT 2015 (Lisbon)
EnterNext organised its first EnterNext Tech Conference in Portugal in October 2015, as part of the Startup Europe Forum. The Startup Europe Forum is dedicated to start-ups and SMEs, innovators, private and public investors, and policy makers, and is part of the ICT 2015 event organised by the European Commission, together with the Portuguese Foundation of Technology & Science.
To discuss measures for increasing the proportion of young digital companies in EU stock markets and to attract more private investments in to tech companies, EnterNext brought together different leaders to speak openly about start-ups and financing sources, specificities of tech companies (risk, innovation, rapid maturity cycles), financing consequences and IPOs.
The speakers on the EnterNext panel, moderated by Pedro Wilton, EnterNext and introduced by EnterNext CEO Eric Forest were:
- Francisco Veloso, Dean, Lisbon Catholic University
- Gonçalo Fernandes, SmartEquity
- Luís Quaresma, Oxy Capital
- Robin Slakhorst, Symbid
- Michel Pingeot, Ecoslops
More information: Lisbon to Host Enternext's Tech Conference