October 27, 2022 (Event is closed)

The European AI Conference 2022 – Connecting American and European AI Experts connects AI Experts, Founders, Investors, and VCs in Europe and The United States. The objective is to maximize knowledge exchanges by providing 15 speakers the opportunity to share their opinion and expertise in a short and precise manner (3-5 minutes). A very unique setup the audience asked to repeat once again.

Target Audience

This event is targeted towards european tech startups, founders, investors, and incubators.

Agenda (CET)

6:30p.m. – 6:45p.m. CET: Webinar Opening

Topic: Setting out the event agenda, and giving an overview of the AI Scene in Europe

Markus Bohl Markus Bohl
Managing Director Europe at Intel Ignite | Serial Tech Founder | Early-Stage Investor | Forbes AI30 | Deloitte Technology Fast 50
Thomas Neubert Thomas Neubert
GM @ Datacenter and AI Cloud Execution and Strategy Group ;
Founder/Evangelist Transatlantic AI eXchange
Adam Patrick Fulham Adam Fulham
Founder, Startup Network Europe

6:45p.m. – 6:55p.m. CET: Panel Discussion – Research Institutions / Universities

Topic: Research Institutions / Universities

Greg LaBlanc Greg LaBlanc
Lecturer at Berkeley, Stanford, HEC, & Host @ UNSILOED podcast
Zahar Barth-Manzoori Zahar Barth-Manzoori
Director DWIH San Francisco

6:55 p.m. – 7:15p.m. CET: Panel Discussion – AI Leaders in Europe & The USA

Topic: How America and Europe are building competitive ecosystems, and how they can learn from one another

Oliver Schramm Oliver Schramm
Consul General of Germany in San Francisco
Timothy Liston Timothy Liston
US Consulate General in Munich
Holger Hoos Holger Hoos
Co-Founder & Chair of the Board of CLAIRE; Alexander von Humboldt Professor for Artificial Intelligence at RWTH Aachen University; Professor of Machine Learning at Leiden University
Gerard de Graaf Gerard de Graaf
Head of Office, San Francisco
Senior Envoy for Digital to the US
Delegation of the European Union to the United States

7:15p.m. – 7:30p.m. CET: Panel Discussion – VCs in Europe & The USA

Topic: Startup Trends for 2023; key elements VCs look for in Startups

Jasper Masemann Jasper Masemann
Partner at HV Capital
Lidiya Dervisheva Lidiya Dervisheva
Partner at Next47
Ekaterina Almasque Ekaterina Almasque
General Partner at OpenOcean.vc

7:30p.m. – 7:45p.m. CET: Panel Discussion – Startup & Scaleup Founders

Topic: What matters most – value creation

Cyriac Roeding Cyriac Roeding
Co-Founder & CEO of Earli and Founder & Investor at Roeding Ventures
David Carmona David Carmona
General Manager, Artificial Intelligence & Innovation at Microsoft, Author, O’Reilly’s “The AI Organization”
Lutz Finger Lutz Finger
Improve Healthcare with Data & AI – President of Product & Development, Faculty @ Cornell, Author, Physicist

7:45p.m. – 8:00p.m. CET: Panel Discussion – International Start-up Programs

Topic: Presenting AI Beyond Borders Award

Markus Blume Markus Blume
Bavarian Minister of Sciences and the Arts, Member of the Bavarian State Parliament
Prof. Matthias Notz Prof. Matthias Notz
CEO, German Entrepreneurship
GE Award 1st, 2nd & 3rd place announcement of Beyond Borders Award winners


Intel Ignite German Accelerator German Consulate General San Francisco Startup Network Europe






This will be a hybrid event.

Physical Location:
Intel Ignite/ WeWork
Neuturmstraße 5
80331 München, Germany


Time and Date

October 27, 2022
9:00 a.m. PDT / 6:00 p.m. CEST

At the end of the event, the audience is encouraged to pose questions to the speakers.


AI for HamburgDeutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche IntelligenzIntelU.S. Consulate HamburgGerman Consulate San FranciscoKI BundesverbandStartup Network EuropeCambrian FuturesGerman-American Business Council of Boston (GABC)German EntrepreneurshipGerman AcceleratorDWIH San FranciscoMerantix



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