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2019 Programme Schedule

2-days of amazing content
May 24th - 25th, 2019
This programme is subject to change
Day 1:


Registration:            8:00am (Ongoing)
Official Launch:        8:30am – 9:00am
Welcome: Selwyn Cambridge (Founder & Executive Director TEN Habitat and Caribbean Startup Summit)
Summit Brief: What to expect and how to maximise your time and learning
Developing your Inner & Outer Game:   9:00am – 9:45pm (Baiju Solanki)

Learn the steps you need to take to develop a winning mindset that helps you go after and achieve success


How Corporations are using Intrapreneurship to innovate from within:   9:00am – 3:00pm (Chitra Anand & Others)

Corporate executive teams learn strategies and steps to empower staff and drive innovation and company growth through entrepreneurial thinking [VIEW MORE]



COFFEE BREAK: 9:45am - 10:00am
Open Forum:  Startup Stories          10:00am – 10:30am

The power of community and mindset. What we learned while part of an accelerator and a community

The heart of a founder:  10:30am – 11:00am
(Patrick Riley)

The difference a founder can make with the right heart and outlook



Creating Successful Products: 11:00am - 11:45am

(Mariam Braimah)

Class 1:     The art of effective consumer-driven product design. What to look for and the steps to take


The art to mobile app success: 11:45am - 12:30am

(Muoyo Okome)

Class 2:    Building and launching successful mobile apps. Learn the steps to achieving consumer downloads and sales

Lunch/Networking:     12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pitch Pit:                   1:30pm -2:30pm

Entrepreneurs pitch their ideas before a panel of judges to gain critical feedback on their concepts and vie for a chance to receive free marketing, business support and possible funding


Getting your creativity funded:    2:30pm - 3:15pm
(Sian Morson)

Discover how to turn your creative expression into investable ventures

The power of podcasting: 3:15pm - 4:00pm
(Nicaila Matthews Okome)

Workshop 1:     Lessons in building a successful podcast

Building my tech solution:  4:00pm - 4:45pm
(Kristie Powell)

Financing startup tech solutions: How one founder created a solution to benefit other founders


Deal Room:    4:00pm -4:30pm (Not open to general audience)

Entrepreneurs pitch their scale-ups before a panel of potential investors for a chance to gain an investment



Networking:              4:45pm - 5:30pm



Day 2:


Registration:            8:00am (Ongoing)
Startup Stories:        8:30am – 9:00am
Various entrepreneurs share their startups journeys, the experience, the lessons learnt and valuable insight for those now starting
Social Media Marketing Masterclass:     9:00am – 1:00pm
(Facebook & IG marketing team)

This masterclass takes you into the world of effective social media marketing with a team from Facebook and Instagram. Learn how to build effective campaigns and generate real results!

The art to finding ideas that scale: 10:45am - 11:30am

We explore the ideation process for startups and how entrepreneurs can ensure they are picking scalable ideas to build businesses around


COFFEE BREAK:         10:30am - 11:00am
The impact of Ai & the opportunities: 10:00am - 10:45am

How will artificial intelligence (Ai) impact tomorrow's startups and how entrepreneurs can begin to prepare for the changes and opportunities

Is your business ready to be accelerated?:
11:30am - 12:15pm  (Partick Riley)

We explore best practices and examples of business acceleration and give entrepreneurs and administrators critical insight to determine when you are ready and what to expect


Lunch/Networking:     12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pitch Pit Winners Announcement: 1:30pm





The changing face of Startup Investing: 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Explore the amazing world of social impact investing and how philanthropy has taken on a new face and is earning financial returns for investors while creating social change


Open Forum:            2:15pm – 3:00pm

The culture of us: exploring the needs and opportunities for a robust Caribbean Startup ecosystem

Technologies to help your startup grow:
2:15pm - 3:30pm (Amazon Startup Team)

Workshop 2: The Startup team from Amazon looks at select technologies and approaches to help startups grow and improve results.


Grand Q&A:          3:30pm - 4:00pm

This is your chance to question many of the speakers you missed or loved during the two days. Many of them come together on the same stage to take questions from entrepreneurs


Networking & Close           4:00pm - 5:00pm
After Summit Gathering: Beach, Bonfire & Breadfruits - 7pm - 11pm
(Infinity on the Beach Hotel at Dover Beach)



This programme is subject to change
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