Following a very successful run at the spring edition of Malta AI & Blockchain Summit, we’re going all out for November 2019. Over 100 startups will be selected to showcase their products and initiatives throughout the event. Startups based in AI, Blockchain, Quantum Tech, Big Data, and IoT will each have a small booth at Malta AI & Blockchain Summit surrounded by top investors and mentors, being invited to lavish networking dinners as well as benefitting from online exposure. However, the AI Startup pitch is only open to AI startups and the judges’ top ten will make it to the pitch stage during the final leg of the Summit. Expect the competition to be fierce with so many investors to impress!
Deadline for applications: 16th October
Participants get the following:
A free 1m booth at Malta AI & Blockchain Summit 19.
Premium events at Malta AI & Blockchain Summit.
Startup Pitch presentation for ten finalists – meet the investors on stage.
Features magazines, website, email newsletters, interviews.
Free consultancy and potential leads from leading industry veterans.
We will personally connect you to potential customers and/or investors.
Meet the JUDGES
As Umnai’s Chief Executive Officer, Angelo is responsible for leading the company’s commercial, product and technology strategy. Umnai was founded as an innovative AI focused solutions provider that is creating new AI technology that can explain itself and its
decisions while helping to assist people rather than replacing them, with an emphasis on achieving a positive social impact.
Angelo has published over 23 scientific publications in Europe and the US and has over twenty years of experience in various executive positions in technology, entertainment and fintech companies. Angelo has also represented Malta in various international events and one
of his first international achievements was to win a bronze medal at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in 1995.
As a serial entrepreneur, Angelo was involved in four IPOs and invested in more than 40 successful companies. This long track record was recognised in 2014, when he was awarded with Malta’s Top Entrepreneur of the Year award. Angelo’s profile is a realization of the
mantra he works by ‘To create scaleable, repeatable technology businesses that lead by innovation’.
Seed stage startup and AI investor
David is an alert analyst of the global technology landscape, applying cycles of accelerating technological change to the needs of high-growth organisations. He has deep understanding of the needs and mechanics of both product marketing, sales development, localisation, and globalisation.
Orban’s vision is at the crossroads of technology and society as defined by their coevolution. There are times when things change fast, and this is one of themTo be able and act from the position where the perspective on this change is accessible is a true privilege.
“What is the question that I should be asking?” is Orban’s motto. Meta-analyses, and meta-rules are the tools of the trade when going breadth first is an advantage. The new renaissance is also about cutting across the limits of deep specialisation. Tolerating high levels of pressure, and frequent mistakes, accelerating cycles of invention and innovation build the new worlds ahead of us.
Giacomo Arcaro is one of the most experienced European Growth Hacker. He’s Professor at Collège Des Ingénieurs, TAG Innovation School, founder of Black Marketing Guru. He exited for 1M€ with CercaClienti.it in 2015 and now he became one of the most Influent European Blockchain Advisor with over 140,000 crypto-followers. He works in a XII° century Italian Church managing a team of 30 Growth Hackers from all over Europe.
CEO & Founder
Digital Entrepreneur & Growth Hacker of 23 years old, Alfonso is considered one of the Top Experts & Influential people in Italy in the Startup & Blockchain area.
In the last 4 years, he has been the speaker for more than 100 events of the sector.
Alfonso is a Blockchain Enthusiast from the beginning, he has collaborated with the first Online Training Schools in Italy, on Crypto & Blockchain, also collaborating with ICO, IEO and STO, with a very important background of results, last year was the CMO of a Blockchain project that raised soft cap in one week (1 000 000 dollars).
Jorge E. Montes
Lawyer, specialized in Commercial, Financial and Contract Law. Director and General Counsel for Emet Business Group, a set of companies that own a digital ecosystem based on blockchain technology. Founding partner of Montes & Warren, law firm based in Bogota, Colombia and Madrid, Spain. Consultant in Corporate Law and International Contracting.
Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer
Irina Heaver is a Dubai Based entrepreneur, she works on bringing legacy businesses into the 21st century by leveraging the Emerging Technology – AI, Blockchain & Crypto. With over 15 years of legal & compliance experience gained in-house (in senior leadership roles) and private practice (as a Partner in a law firm) she worked across the Middle East, Asia Pacific, CIS countries, Europe and North America. Irina structured over 500 billion USD worth of projects and transactions in the oil&gas, mining, construction, maritime and technology sectors. She is a multilingual Australian qualified lawyer with a Master of Laws and Juris Doctor Degrees. Irina is also a certified blockchain expert and passionate about designing token economic models and logic for smart contracts.
Tiffany Xingyu Wang
Tiffany is Venture Partner at Tribe Accelerator, the first Singapore government-backed blockchain accelerator, and leads Tribe’s US operations. Recently she led and successfully closed the first round of fundraising from strategic institutional investors and family offices across the US and Asia. Currently based in San Francisco, she is also a private investor in blockchain, AI and quantum computing startups. Her notable investments include the private sale of Telegram, Quoine, and Origin.
A free 2m booth at AIBC summit 2020 Manila or Malta, including the cost of printing and furniture.
Free consultancy through the year up to 20h.
60 hours worth of Digital Marketing services through the year.
15,000 euro worth of office space for meetings, events, and relocation.
SOHO is Malta’s premium office space supplier with the biggest coworking network.
Free related courses courtesy of Blockchain Academy for you and your startup team.
Recruitment services for one year up to 1C level or 2 junior /mid level roles.
Meet the past winner
Pynk is the world’s first People Powered Investment platform. We listen to the Wisdom of our Crowd (WoC), overlay Rose (our proprietary A.I.) and combine with our in-house expert analysis to help make short and long term investment decisions that deliver market beating returns.
Startup village 2019
180 uses the Stellar blockchain to enable millions of people to donate
to other people in need for a fraction of the normal costs in a matter
of seconds, without using a bank. Our peer-to peer platform will be 100%
transparent and scalable to save billions of Euro’s per year!
3rdEye Technik is a IoT Technology company based in München, we are young, agile & dynamic, we make state of the art IoT Edge platform because we strongly believe that future of connected economy is edge device, Cloud connected device will fail to deliver the value.
The Adosia IoT Platform is a suite of Internet of Things (IoT) building blocks that lets beginners to experts easily create, deploy and remotely monitor custom WiFi control systems within minutes – without having to code. Adosia hardware uses blockchain to fuse secured IoT profiles with incentive tokenization to create incentive-driven data economies.
AgriLedger designs block chain-based solutions which have ‘empowered farmers by simplifying their access to wider global markets via mobile platforms and to financial services via API linkages with local banks and financial institutions’. The solution supports a high standard of integrity within the agricultural value chain by improving transparency and information flows.
In Africa tons of plastic waste are abandoned in the environment. AIDBRICKS helps Africa collecting and recycling plastic into “Ecobricks” building-blocks, paying people with a voucher that are used to buy food. We track every transaction, giving evidence to the donors on their “dashboard”, and certify that with Blockchain.
AIRE.ONE is Growth Analytics Platform for CPG brands and retailers to increase Sales and Return on Marketing. We use AI to simulate retail scenarios (Scenario Planning). Currently working closely with big multinational.
Aitechnolabz (AI/ML) is a startup company and established in 2018 & developing software services of AI, IOT, (chatbot, facial recognize, Voice, text) DevOps, Automation, Machine Learning, Deep learning, Blockchain consulting. The growth of artificial intelligence and machine learning acts as the main adopters of the techniques utilized by large software companies to make live all their needs and requirements with expertise.
Many enterprises take up AI and ML technology in order to minimize the operational costs, increase the revenue with high efficiency that improves the customer experience. To attain powerful and intelligent solutions to enhance your business growth, we Aitechnolabz a leading innovative AI solutions, ML modeling, consulting and development service provider is the right choice. We optimize the processes and automate your entire businesses by deploying smart AI and ML solutions.
We believe everyone should have some exposure to digital assets and Bitcoin because it’s the most asymmetric the opportunity of our lifetime. Our mission is to empower the everyday person and make that exposure as simple, low risk & automated as possible. We’ve created an all-in-one solution that’s combined an exchange, wallet & micro-investment app – all in the palm of your hand.