10th International School on Digital Innovation and Startup Entrepreneurship - eBiz2022

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING - Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering
11 Jul 2022 to 16 Jul 2022


eBiz2022 Preliminary Programme


1st day –
Monday 11 July

2nd day –
Tuesday 12 July 

3rd day –
Wednesday 13 July 

4th day –
Thursday 14 July
5th day –
Friday 15 July
6th day –
Saturday 16 July
10.00 - 11.00 Intro & Teams setup, Presentation of ideas

Elevator Pitch

Mentor 1: Radmil Polenakovik

Mentor 2: Claudiu Utoiu

Idea Mentoring

Mentor 3: Daniel Amariei

Mentor 4: Panagiotis Kinanlis

idea Mentoring

Mentor 5: Marco Gerards

Mentor 6: Apostolos Konstantinidis

Teamwork Group Discussion - Ideas & Next Steps (non-mandatory)
11.00 - 11.45

The leaders accept the members / declare

Industry Keynote speech

Monika Blodgett, HEI INITIATIVE Project Manager

Industry Keynote speech

Starttech Ventures

Idea Mentoring

Mentor 7: Antonio Zuorro

Mentor 8: Valentina Gecevska

Teamwork Group Discussion - Ideas & Next Steps (non-mandatory)
Break Team leaders to declare their teams          
12.00 - 13.00

Idea development & Pitching 

Yannis Charalabidis, Associate Professor, University of the Aegean

DT and SD 

Sjoerd de Vries & Marco Gerards, University of Twente

Key Startup Financials

Francesco Bellini, Digital Transformation  Professor, Sapienza University of Rome

Innovation in SMART Advanced Manufacturing (Industry 4.0 & Agriculture 4.0 / examples of startups)

Claudiu Utoiu, Researcher, IBA Bucharest

Final Presentations / Judges  
14.00 - 15.00

PROMETHEUS: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

in the domains of Digital Transformation, Circular Economy  and Sustainable Development

Panagiotis Kinanlis, Project Manager, Crowdpolicy

Business Planning 

Francesco Bellini, Digital Transformation  Professor, Sapienza University of Rome

Entrepreneurship in Environmental Protection and Climate Change

Michael Kornaros, University of Patras, Greece

From idea to market: Financing and Establishment

Sjoerd de Vries, University of Twente

Final Presentations / Judges  
15.00-15.30 Work Assignment: Elevator Pitch
Work Assignment - Develop your concept Work Assignment - The Final Presentation Announce the final teams Industry Keynote speech  
15.30-16.00 Teamwork Break Break - Breakout rooms stay open Break - Breakout rooms stay open Announcement of the Winning Teams  
16.00 - 17.00 Teamwork Internet Business Models  Teamwork Teamwork    
17.00 - 21.00 Teamwork Teamwork Teamwork Teamwork