Futurist Expo, a professional networking event featuring founders and investors from all over the globe, was held from April 21st to April 23rd. The event brought together experts, innovators, and entrepreneurs to discuss the latest developments in technology, business, and society.
On the first day of the Expo, Atanas Neychev, Program Manager at Artineraire, kicked off the event with an opening speech. During the first slot of the first day, Dr. Andreas Fraunberger’s presentation showcased the potential of AI and XR technologies in business and production. Anurag Angara shared his experience with product roadmaps and how to scale them, which was followed by a networking session. The business growth expert Marie Le gave amazing insight on growth and success based on her study cases on products by Brother and Twitter which she has worked on. Anat Yaniv, Founder of TAG Marketing Services, and Rafael Echeverría, Innovation Ecosystem Developer, wrapped up the day’s events by sharing their expertise on entering the US market and entering the Mexican Southeast startup ecosystem.
The second day of the Expo focused on product development, with speakers sharing insights on innovative products and services. Panagiotis Dermitzian, Co-Founder of Payzzter, discussed their payment processing platform. Alexandra Overgaag, CEO & Founder of Thrilld Labs, shared insights on the development of her startup. Elliott Starr, discussed the art of advertising in the UK. David Pávek, Content Strategist at Livesport, showcased the success of Flashscore. Dr. Johannes Pulsfort, Co-Founder of KUMO, presented the startup and its development. Drago Dimitrov, an Entrepreneur & Investor, promoted his new book “What Does This Company Do”. David Gull, Architect and Co-Founder of Ogimi, showcased the benefits of AI-powered meditation. The day ended with a presentation by Jason Mayes, Web ML Lead at Google, on “Next Generation Web Apps with Machine Learning using TensorFlow.js”.
On the final day of the Expo, Monalisa Agbata discussed investment opportunities in Africa. Dr. Orhan Mutlu Topal shared insights on the startup ecosystem and investing opportunities in Turkey, while Prof. Mahendra Kumar Bhandari discussed the same topic for India. Nicholas Lapité, Founder of The Genesis Projekt, explored the sustainability of renewable technologies. Summer Abu Mughli, an International Affairs Expert, shared insights on Japanese consumer & market psychology. The day ended with a very emotional and thought-provoking presentation by Chrissy Levett, Founder of Creative Conscience, on the role of creative thinking for social and environmental impact. Logan Rae closed the day by discussing “Marketing Mastermind: Building a Sustainable Position in Your Industry”.
We at the organizing team would like to express our gratitude to all the speakers, partners and attendees who contributed to making the event a success. We are committed to providing a platform for thought-provoking discussions, networking opportunities, and showcasing cutting-edge technologies, products and ecosystems from around the world. We are proud of the success of the event and we look forward to welcoming everyone to the next edition of the Expo, scheduled for November 2023. Thank you for being a part of this incredible journey!