#ConnectingMinds

Recharge yourself for next 10 years

13-14 June Vilnius innovation forum

What it’s all about

Tremendous
Agenda

Lithuanian Innovators Exhibition

B2B Matchmaking Event

Workshop Events

Visits to High-Tech Companies

Networking

1600+ Attendees

50+ Global Speakers & Players

CEOs &
Founders

Innovators & Researchers

Groundbreaking

INNOVATION DRIFT 2019 is the 4th bi-annual chance to take a part in the most groundbreaking technological achievements forum in the Baltic Sea region.

Future challenges

The brightest minds and influential decision makers gather in Vilnius, Lithuania on the 13-14th of June 2019 to discuss regional and global challenges, share views on innovations and create possibilities to solve pressing economic and social challenges.

Ready to challenge everyone

The organizers – Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania and the driving force of innovations implementation the Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) are ready to challenge everyone to project how Lithuania and the world are going to change in 10 years.

Speakers

Michael Peters/ CEO of Euronews, SA, President Africanews SASU, FRANCE

Michael Peters

CEO of Euronews, SA, President Africanews SASU, FRANCE
Dr. Valery Zukin/Vice-president of Ukrainian Association of Reproductive Medicine, UKRAINE

Dr. Valery Zukin

Vice-president of Ukrainian Association of Reproductive Medicine, UKRAINE
Dr. Michal Wlodarski/ Principal, Lead for Global Life Sciences, UNITED KINGDOM

Dr. Michal Wlodarski

Principal, Lead for Global Life Sciences, UNITED KINGDOM
Dr. Piotr Biskupski/ IBM Security - IBM i2 - Pan-IMT Client Technical Professional, IBM Q Ambassador, POLAND

Dr. Piotr Biskupski

IBM Security - IBM i2 - Pan-IMT Client Technical Professional, IBM Q Ambassador, POLAND
Wolfgang Ungerer/ Founder and Managing Director of Ardourian, GERMANY

Wolfgang Ungerer

Founder and Managing Director of Ardourian, GERMANY
Krisstina Wilmoth/NASA Ames Research Center and the Project Manager for the NASA International Internships, USA

Krisstina Wilmoth

NASA Ames Research Center and the Project Manager for the NASA International Internships, USA
Charlotte Van Velthoven/FORUM MODERATOR. Founder and moderator at Charly Speaks, NETHERLANDS.

Charlotte Van Velthoven

FORUM MODERATOR. Founder and moderator at Charly Speaks, NETHERLANDS.
Dmitry Turchyn/AI Product Marketing Lead, CEE, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC

Dmitry Turchyn

AI Product Marketing Lead, CEE, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC
Kalev Pihl/ CEO of SK ID Solutions, ESTONIA

Kalev Pihl

CEO of SK ID Solutions, ESTONIA
Heba Bevan/ Founder & CEO of UtterBerry, UNITED KINGDOM

Heba Bevan

Founder & CEO of UtterBerry, UNITED KINGDOM
Paolo Balboni/President of the European Privacy Association, Founding Partner of ICT Legal Consulting, ITALY

Paolo Balboni

President of the European Privacy Association, Founding Partner of ICT Legal Consulting, ITALY
Valentin Scarlat/ Internet of Things Business Lead – Central and Eastern Europe, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC

Valentin Scarlat

Internet of Things Business Lead – Central and Eastern Europe, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC
Patrick Halford/ Business Advisor, Board member, FINLAND

Patrick Halford

Business Advisor, Board member, FINLAND
Dr. Vasileios T. Nasis/ CEO of Netronix, Inc., USA

Dr. Vasileios T. Nasis

CEO of Netronix, Inc., USA
Gintautas Nekrošius/CMO at LYMPO, LITHUANIA

Gintautas Nekrošius

CMO at LYMPO, LITHUANIA
Jeff Burton/FORUM MODERATOR. Woodside Creek Ventures. USA.

Jeff Burton

FORUM MODERATOR. Woodside Creek Ventures. USA.
Teddy Nehmad/ Founder & CEO of C Capital, co-founder of SIH Innovation Center, ISRAEL

Teddy Nehmad

Founder & CEO of C Capital, co-founder of SIH Innovation Center, ISRAEL
Christoph Sollich/The Pitch Doctor | Pitch Coach, Startup Comedian, GERMANY

Christoph Sollich

The Pitch Doctor | Pitch Coach, Startup Comedian, GERMANY
Dr. Sara Medina/A Member of the Board of SPI, PORTUGAL

Dr. Sara Medina

A Member of the Board of SPI, PORTUGAL
Ichiro Amimori/ Co-Founder & CEO of Xenoma Inc., JAPAN

Ichiro Amimori

Co-Founder & CEO of Xenoma Inc., JAPAN
Prof. Arvydas Laurinavičius/ Director of the National Centre of Pathology, LITHUANIA

Prof. Arvydas Laurinavičius

Director of the National Centre of Pathology, LITHUANIA
Martin Bonde Jensen/Co-founder & CTO, Particle3D, DENMARK

Martin Bonde Jensen

Co-founder & CTO, Particle3D, DENMARK
Herbert Hong Bo Chen/COO, Tus-Holdings Co., Ltd. Deputy Director, TusPark Management Committee Vice President, International Association of Science Parks (IASP) Director, IASP China Office Member, Global Future Council, World Economic Forum (Davos), CHINA

Herbert Hong Bo Chen

COO, Tus-Holdings Co., Ltd. Deputy Director, TusPark Management Committee Vice President, International Association of Science Parks (IASP) Director, IASP China Office Member, Global Future Council, World Economic Forum (Davos), CHINA
Jamie Burke/ Investor, author, speaker, UNITED KINGDOM

Jamie Burke

Investor, author, speaker, UNITED KINGDOM
Deepak Solanki/Founder & CEO, Vélmenni, INDIA

Deepak Solanki

Founder & CEO, Vélmenni, INDIA
Erinija Andrijauske/ Senior Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers AS, NORWAY

Erinija Andrijauske

Senior Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers AS, NORWAY
Nishan Hagop Paparian/ Instructional Content Coordinator, TUMO, ARMENIA

Nishan Hagop Paparian

Instructional Content Coordinator, TUMO, ARMENIA
Goda Vengrauskaitė/LABAS Brand manager, LITHUANIA

Goda Vengrauskaitė

LABAS Brand manager, LITHUANIA
Paivi Tahkokallio/President-elect of BEDA, Founder and CEO of Tahkokallio Design+, Vice President of Ornamo Art and Design, FINLAND

Paivi Tahkokallio

President-elect of BEDA, Founder and CEO of Tahkokallio Design+, Vice President of Ornamo Art and Design, FINLAND
Dr. Vytautas Ašeris/Head of Business Development Unit at Danske Bank, Partner Professor at Vilnius University, LITHUANIA

Dr. Vytautas Ašeris

Head of Business Development Unit at Danske Bank, Partner Professor at Vilnius University, LITHUANIA
Alex Gibb/ Co-founder at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

Alex Gibb

Co-founder at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA
Arvydas Plėta/Innovation partner at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

Arvydas Plėta

Innovation partner at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

More speakers soon



Charlotte Van Velthoven/FORUM MODERATOR. Founder and moderator at Charly Speaks, NETHERLANDS.

Charlotte Van Velthoven

FORUM MODERATOR. Founder and moderator at Charly Speaks, NETHERLANDS.
Dmitry Turchyn/AI Product Marketing Lead, CEE, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC

Dmitry Turchyn

AI Product Marketing Lead, CEE, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC
Michael Peters/ CEO of Euronews, SA, President Africanews SASU, FRANCE

Michael Peters

CEO of Euronews, SA, President Africanews SASU, FRANCE
Kalev Pihl/ CEO of SK ID Solutions, ESTONIA

Kalev Pihl

CEO of SK ID Solutions, ESTONIA
Heba Bevan/ Founder & CEO of UtterBerry, UNITED KINGDOM

Heba Bevan

Founder & CEO of UtterBerry, UNITED KINGDOM
Paolo Balboni/President of the European Privacy Association, Founding Partner of ICT Legal Consulting, ITALY

Paolo Balboni

President of the European Privacy Association, Founding Partner of ICT Legal Consulting, ITALY

More speakers soon



Valentin Scarlat/ Internet of Things Business Lead – Central and Eastern Europe, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC

Valentin Scarlat

Internet of Things Business Lead – Central and Eastern Europe, Microsoft, CZECH REPUBLIC
Patrick Halford/ Business Advisor, Board member, FINLAND

Patrick Halford

Business Advisor, Board member, FINLAND
Dr. Vasileios T. Nasis/ CEO of Netronix, Inc., USA

Dr. Vasileios T. Nasis

CEO of Netronix, Inc., USA

More speakers soon



Gintautas Nekrošius/CMO at LYMPO, LITHUANIA

Gintautas Nekrošius

CMO at LYMPO, LITHUANIA
Jeff Burton/FORUM MODERATOR. Woodside Creek Ventures. USA.

Jeff Burton

FORUM MODERATOR. Woodside Creek Ventures. USA.
Teddy Nehmad/ Founder & CEO of C Capital, co-founder of SIH Innovation Center, ISRAEL

Teddy Nehmad

Founder & CEO of C Capital, co-founder of SIH Innovation Center, ISRAEL
Christoph Sollich/The Pitch Doctor | Pitch Coach, Startup Comedian, GERMANY

Christoph Sollich

The Pitch Doctor | Pitch Coach, Startup Comedian, GERMANY
Dr. Sara Medina/A Member of the Board of SPI, PORTUGAL

Dr. Sara Medina

A Member of the Board of SPI, PORTUGAL

More speakers soon



Ichiro Amimori/ Co-Founder & CEO of Xenoma Inc., JAPAN

Ichiro Amimori

Co-Founder & CEO of Xenoma Inc., JAPAN
Prof. Arvydas Laurinavičius/ Director of the National Centre of Pathology, LITHUANIA

Prof. Arvydas Laurinavičius

Director of the National Centre of Pathology, LITHUANIA
Martin Bonde Jensen/Co-founder & CTO, Particle3D, DENMARK

Martin Bonde Jensen

Co-founder & CTO, Particle3D, DENMARK
Dr. Valery Zukin/Vice-president of Ukrainian Association of Reproductive Medicine, UKRAINE

Dr. Valery Zukin

Vice-president of Ukrainian Association of Reproductive Medicine, UKRAINE

More speakers soon



Herbert Hong Bo Chen/COO, Tus-Holdings Co., Ltd. Deputy Director, TusPark Management Committee Vice President, International Association of Science Parks (IASP) Director, IASP China Office Member, Global Future Council, World Economic Forum (Davos), CHINA

Herbert Hong Bo Chen

COO, Tus-Holdings Co., Ltd. Deputy Director, TusPark Management Committee Vice President, International Association of Science Parks (IASP) Director, IASP China Office Member, Global Future Council, World Economic Forum (Davos), CHINA
Jamie Burke/ Investor, author, speaker, UNITED KINGDOM

Jamie Burke

Investor, author, speaker, UNITED KINGDOM
Dr. Michal Wlodarski/ Principal, Lead for Global Life Sciences, UNITED KINGDOM

Dr. Michal Wlodarski

Principal, Lead for Global Life Sciences, UNITED KINGDOM
Dr. Piotr Biskupski/ IBM Security - IBM i2 - Pan-IMT Client Technical Professional, IBM Q Ambassador, POLAND

Dr. Piotr Biskupski

IBM Security - IBM i2 - Pan-IMT Client Technical Professional, IBM Q Ambassador, POLAND
Wolfgang Ungerer/ Founder and Managing Director of Ardourian, GERMANY

Wolfgang Ungerer

Founder and Managing Director of Ardourian, GERMANY
Deepak Solanki/Founder & CEO, Vélmenni, INDIA

Deepak Solanki

Founder & CEO, Vélmenni, INDIA

More speakers soon



Erinija Andrijauske/ Senior Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers AS, NORWAY

Erinija Andrijauske

Senior Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers AS, NORWAY
Nishan Hagop Paparian/ Instructional Content Coordinator, TUMO, ARMENIA

Nishan Hagop Paparian

Instructional Content Coordinator, TUMO, ARMENIA
Goda Vengrauskaitė/LABAS Brand manager, LITHUANIA

Goda Vengrauskaitė

LABAS Brand manager, LITHUANIA
Paivi Tahkokallio/President-elect of BEDA, Founder and CEO of Tahkokallio Design+, Vice President of Ornamo Art and Design, FINLAND

Paivi Tahkokallio

President-elect of BEDA, Founder and CEO of Tahkokallio Design+, Vice President of Ornamo Art and Design, FINLAND
Dr. Vytautas Ašeris/Head of Business Development Unit at Danske Bank, Partner Professor at Vilnius University, LITHUANIA

Dr. Vytautas Ašeris

Head of Business Development Unit at Danske Bank, Partner Professor at Vilnius University, LITHUANIA

More speakers soon



Krisstina Wilmoth/NASA Ames Research Center and the Project Manager for the NASA International Internships, USA

Krisstina Wilmoth

NASA Ames Research Center and the Project Manager for the NASA International Internships, USA

More speakers soon



Alex Gibb/ Co-founder at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

Alex Gibb

Co-founder at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA
Arvydas Plėta/Innovation partner at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

Arvydas Plėta

Innovation partner at Katalista Ventures, LITHUANIA

More speakers soon



Agenda

FUTURE CHALLENGES

SPACE TECHNOLOGIES

FUTURE STARTUPS

FUTURE HEALTH

FUTURE CHALLENGES

SPACE TECHNOLOGIES

FUTURE LITHUANIA

FUTURE HEALTH

Exhibition

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIONS

FUTURE SOCIETY

FUTURE INDUSTRY

KATALISTA VENTURES WORKSHOP

DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIONS

FUTURE SOCIETY

FUTURE INDUSTRY

BUSINESS MEETINGS

Exhibition

Media

News