Oct 29, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019 | Bochum, Germany
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Oct 29, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019
Bochum, Germany
RuhrSummit 2019

PROGRAM & FORMATS


CONFERENCE / MAIN STAGE


  • combination of keynotes and panel discussions
  • international top speakers share their best practices and insights
  • almost 13 hours of program

WORKSHOPS


  • small groups
  • intensive exchange
  • broad range of topics
  • target group: startups, corporations, SMEs
  • approx. 60-120 minutes
  • only with reservation (first come, first served)
  • more information...

DEEP DIVES


  • exclusive sessions with seminar character
  • small groups 
  • intensive exchange
  • special fields
  • target group: only corporates!
  • approx. 180 minutes
  • only with reservation (first come, first served)
  • more information...

INSIGHT TALKS


  • large groups (up to max. 150 people)
  • experts share their best practices
  • wide range of topics
  • target group: all
  • approx. 45 minutes
  • without prior notice

PITCH COMPETITION


  • several thematically delimited pitch sessions
  • preselected startups
  • 3 min. plus 5 min. Q&A
  • approx. 50 german and international startups

EXPO


  • Exhibition area for pre-selected startups and companies
  • Startups receive a free booth after application and approval
  • uniform presentation of startups (standardised exhibition booth) 
  • further stand space for companies can be acquired

MATCH MAKING

  • prearranged appointments via this B2Match platform between the participants
  • separate and quiet Match Making Area
  • approx. 15-minute speed dates for the first contact
  • organized by ZENIT

Registration

Closed since October 30, 2019

Location

Jahrhunderthalle Bochum

Organized by

Meetings

Participants 288
Meetings 428

Participants

Austria 5
Bulgaria 2
Croatia 1
Czech Republic 1
Estonia 2
Finland 9
Germany 569
Ghana 20
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 6
Italy 3
Kenya 2
Kosovo 2
Mozambique 1
Netherlands 6
Poland 1
Portugal 1
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 5
Switzerland 2
United Kingdom 2
United States 1
Uruguay 5
Zambia 1
Total 649

Participants

Association/Agency 35
Authority/Government 12
Business Angel 1
Cluster Organisation 6
Chamber of Commerce 6
Company (corporation) 56
Company (SME) 23
Consultant 41
Industry 13
International Support 9
Investment/Financing/VC 45
R&D Institution 1
Startup 268
University 78
Other 55
Total 649