14:00 – 14:10 Opening Connectivity Hub
David McClelland, Technology Journalist, Broadcaster
14:10 – 14:40 CVC: Opportunities and Challenges of Investing Ahead of the Business
In this panel will discuss about current status of CVC, sharing experiences and points of views with VCs and startups. We will talk about how corporates are engaging with startups and the opportunities and challenges that are facing, from dealflow generation to integrating startups into the business.
Moderator: Pablo Moro, Head of Investments, Telefónica Ventures
Oriol Juncosa, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Encomenda VC
Joel Balagué, CEO, Volava
Marta Antúnez, Director, Wayra Barcelona
14:40 – 15:00 Empowering Human Connection through Real-Time Engagement
How are humans going to be connecting and talking in the future? Who is innovating in the space of connectivity using real-time voice and video? This talk will put a spotlight on the future of Real-Time Engagement (RTE) and discuss how technology can empower human connections. We will share use cases of how startups and major corporations in all industries are innovating in this space.
Blaise Thomas, Startup Advocate, Agora