26 - 28 September 2018 / Rostock, Germany

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CEST.

The following agenda is preliminary.
Wed
26 Sep 2018
18:00 – 20:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
BD 2018 Welcome | Cocktail Reception
Thu
27 Sep 2018
09:00 – 10:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center - room Bornholm A|B
Opening of the Conference

  • Manuela Schwesig - Minister-President of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (patronage)
  • P. Ludwig & Ints Viksna (CEO Technology Park Warnemünde GmbH / BASTICS Chairman)
  • Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Schareck Rector University of Rostock 


10:00 – 11:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
First Thematic Session

  • Keynote Prof. Dr. Markus Münter - University of Applied Sciences, Saarbrücken

"Competitiveness and disruptive innovation – will startups survive the next wave of digitalization?"

11:00 – 11:20
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Break


11:20 – 12:20
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center - room Bornholm A|B
Second Thematic Session

  • Dr. Carsten Momma - CORTRONIK GmbH
  • Dr. Matthias Bürger - VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH  

"Structures and Dynamics of Innovation and Cooperation in the Region"

12:20 – 13:15
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Lunch


Workshop Track 1
13:15 – 15:00
Conference Center - room 1.1
AI - how could Science Parks benefit? - Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol

How could STPs make the best use of the available AI-tools and seize the opportunities that machine learning and predictive analytics bring along?

Workshop Track 2
13:15 – 15:00
Conference Center - room 1.2
Beyond H2020 - The next framework programm - Latvian Technological Center (LTC)

Chances and risks of the next framework Programm of the EC on maximising the impact of EU Research & Innovation support.

Workshop Track 3
13:15 – 15:00
Conference Center - room 1.3
KPI - Measure the impact of science parks and incubators - Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol

Key Performance Indicator (KPI) - how to measure the impact of science parks and incubators? Must we do it at all? 

15:00 – 15:20
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Break


Workshop Track 3
15:20 – 16:30
Conference Center - room 1.3
Craft your innovation - Poznan Science and Technology Park (PPNT)

Elements of building up creative confidence, empathization, scamper method and pitching.

Workshop Track 1
15:20 – 16:30
Conference Center - room 1.1
Digitization strategies development for communities - Institute for Innovation and Technology (iit)

Smartness is never a question of size - development of digitization strategies in and for communities 

Workshop Track 2
15:20 – 16:30
Conference Center - room 1.2
SPICE Workshop
16:30 – 17:15
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Summary Day 1 – organization


19:00 – 23:00
Hotel Neptun - Rostock Warnemünde
Dinner & Networking Reception of the mayor of Rostock


Fri
28 Sep 2018
09:30 – 11:00
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Country Reports BD 2018
11:00 – 12:00
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Project Pitch Workshop
12:00 – 12:30
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Good Bye and Welcome BD 2019 – Closing the conference
12:30 – 13:30
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Lunch