CEED INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
28 – 29 SEPTEMBER 2017

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How is technology changing every business, even if you are not in tech business? How will this affect the way you lead your company?


CEED is again bringing top-notch speakers from around the world to share their vast experiences and global perspectives …

CEED International Conference

  • 400+ founders and business leaders from 14+ countries
  • 14+ experienced global entrepreneurs and speakers from New York, Chicago,
    San Francisco,  Washington, Berlin,
    London and Slovenia 
  • 3 days, 1 main conference day,
    4 workshops, 1 CEED hackaton
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AGENDA

Pre-conference Reception

18:30 – 20:30: Opening Reception
hosted by H.E. Mr. Brent R. Hartley, U.S. Ambassador to Slovenia
(by invitation only)

CEED International Conference: The Future of Business (Day 1)

Location: Gospodarsko razstavišče, Ljubljana

8:00 – 9:00: Registration

9:00 – 9:30: Opening Inspiration
Brent R. Hartley, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia
Peter Righi, CEED Global Director

9:30 – 12:00: CREATE THE FUTURE OF YOUR BUSINESS!
* Experience shared by founders & business leaders:
Jaka Levstek, D.Labs
Chelsea Rustrum, Sharers.co
Matej Čer, Avant Car
Toni Maraviglia, Beyond.Uptake & Eneza Education

* Coffee Challenge

* Panel: My Next Steps in Business
Chelsea Rustrum
, Sharers.co, Matej Čer, Avant Car, Toni Maraviglia, Beyond.Uptake, David Mathewson, SEAF
Panel led by Jaka Levstek, D.Labs

12:00 – 13:00: NETWORKING LUNCH

13:00 – 15:30: THE FUTURE OF YOU AS A LEADER!
* Experience shared by founders & business leaders:
Boštjan Bregar, 4th Office
Hal Tezcan
, Startup Port
Christian Rebernik, N26
Nicole Yeary, Ms. Tech
Michael Dermer, The Lonely Entrepreneur

* Coffee Challenge

* Panel: My Next Steps in Leadership
Hal Tezcan, Startup Port, Christian Rebernik, N26, Nicole Yeary, Ms. Tech, Michael Dermer,  The Lonely Entrepreneur
Panel led by Boštjan Bregar, 4th Office

15:30 – 16:30: YOUR PERSONAL TAKE-AWAY FROM THE CONFERENCE:
What can you do today for your business of tomorrow?

Chelsea Rustrum, Michael Dermer, Christian Rebernik, Jaka Levstek, Boštjan Bregar, David Mathewson, SEAF

Closing remarks

20:00: 4 Bright Future Party
Sputnik, Ljubljana

CEED International Conference: The Future of Business (Day 2)

Location: Kristalna Palača, BTC Ljubljana

9:00 – 10:45: The Journey from Struggle to Success: How to be a Successful Leader of a Company  – workshop with Michael Dermer

10:45 – 11:15: Coffee Break

11:15 – 13:00:
* Building a Community – The New Way of Business, workshop with Chelsea Rustrum

* Closed Peer Groups:
–  Women Enterpreneurs: Building your personal Brand with Carol Fowler and Stella Ashaolu
– Building Bridges: WorldChicago
– Future of Education with Elisa Mitchell
– CEED Hackaton

If you are interested to join a Peer Group please contact: info@ceed-slovenia.org

LOCATION:

Day 1: Gospodarsko razstavišče (Exhibition and Convention Centre), Dunajska cesta 18, 1000 Ljubljana
Day 2: Kristalna Palača (Crystal Palace), BTC Ljubljana
If you need any help with logistic, reach us at info [at] ceed-slovenia.org

Day 1, 28th

Exhibition and Convention Centre
Gospodarsko razstavišče
Dunajska cesta 18, 1000 Ljubljana

Day 2, 29th

Kristalna Palača, BTC Ljubljana

CEED club

CEED conference – Day 2

ABC Hub

CEED conference – Day 2

Sputnik

CEED conference afterparty

HACKATHON

CEED is developing its online/mobile platform for members – entrepreneurs globally


Join us 
for the 1st CEED Hackathon, Friday, 29 September, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Bring your most innovative ideas, experience and help us build a platform, that will meet your networking and learning needs and dreams for the CEED Global Community. In a dynamic and creative environment, you will:

• Work on developing the platform with other international CEEDers
• Pitch your ideas to the speakers at the CEED International Conference
• Be awarded prizes and the best teams will join us for wine tasting and dinner in Goriska Brda

Bring your most innovative ideas, experience and help us build a platform,
that will meet your networking and learning needs through the CEED community.

To reserve your seat and for more information contact Alenka Zavasnik.

SPEAKERS

Christian Rebernik

Christian Rebernik

ex-CTO and Managing Director of N26 Group (DE)

Hal Tezcan

Hal Tezcan

Founder of Startup Port (USA)

Nicole Yeary

Nicole Yeary

Founder & CEO of Ms.Tech (USA)

David Mathewson

David Mathewson

President of SEAF (USA)

Chelsea Rustrum

Chelsea Rustrum

Sharing economy expert, Sharers.co (USA)

Jaka Levstek

Jaka Levstek

Co-founder & CEO D.Labs (SLO)

Stella Ashaolu

Stella Ashaolu

Founder & CEO of WeSolv (USA)

Peter Righi

Peter Righi

Global Director of CEED (USA)

Michael Dermer

Michael Dermer

The Lonely Entrepreneur (USA)

Matej Čer

Matej Čer

Founder of Avant Car (SLO)

Carol Fowler

Carol Fowler

Founder & CEO of TheSocReports (USA)

Toni Maraviglia

Toni Maraviglia

Foundation lead at Uptake (USA)

Boštjan Bregar

Boštjan Bregar

CEO and Co-founder of 4th Office (SLO)

Elisa Mitchell

Elisa Mitchell

Assistant Director at The Garage at Northwestern University (USA)

REGISTRATION

 free for CEED members and World Chicago Professional Fellows.
Price: 200 EUR + VAT (or join CEED)

ACCOMODATION

Special offer for accommodation in Ljubljana for CEED International Conference participants is available at – please note that breakfast is included in room prices bellow, while tourist tax 1,27 EUR per day is not included in prices:

Hotel Mrak
121 EUR – Double room single use
132 EUR – Double room
2,5 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
www.hotelmrak.si, E: info@hotelmrak.si, T: +386 1 421 96 50
Free cancellation until August 26

Hotel Meksiko
128 EUR – Double room single use
148 EUR – Double room
2 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
www.hotel-meksiko.si, E: info@hotel-meksiko.si, T: +386 1 200 90 90
Free cancellation until August 26

A hotel
91 EUR – Double room single use
108 EUR – Double room
5 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
www.ahotel.si, E: info@ahotel.com, T: + 386 1 429 18 92
Free cancellation until 20 days prior to arrival

Hotel BIT
50 EUR – Single room
65 EUR – Double room
6 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
https://www.bit-center.net, E: hotel@bit-center.net, T: +386 1 548 00 55
Free cancellation until September 24

Hotel Stil
64 EUR – Single room
88 EUR – Double room
132 EUR – Triplle room
7 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
www.hotel-stil.si, E: hotel@hotel-stil.si, T: +386 1 548 43 43
Free cancellation until September 1

NOX
132 EUR – Double room single use
165 EUR – Double room
7 km distance to venue
Book the room (ask for CEED group rooms):
www.hotelnox.com, E: info@hotelnox.com, T: +386 1 200 95 00
Free cancellation until 3 days prior to arrival

PARTNERS

CEED

CEED Slovenia (Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development) is part of the CEED global network of entrepreneurs. CEED builds entrepreneur communities and strengthens businesses by providing them with access to mentors, networks, knowledge and capital they need to grow. Today, CEED has over 3000 annual member entrepreneurs and has reached over 30,000 companies with its support and services. CEED operates in Morocco, Tunisia, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Kosovo, Armenia, Moldova, Bangladesh, Albania and Tanzania, with HQ in Washington and projects in 10 other countries. More here.