The Speed of Change

October 8-10, 2020

Streaming from Lviv, Ukraine

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IT Arena Goes Online

IT Arena is a tech event with a global outlook and scale, which in 2020 takes place online, streaming from the city of Lviv, Ukraine. Productive networking, business matchmaking, and festival spirit are IT Arena trademarks. Three intensive conference days catalyze exponential growth and inspire new solutions and business ideas. IT Arena expands the limits, uniting global tech in Ukraine.

6000
+
Participants
50
+
Outstanding
speakers
50
+
Startups
75
+
Hours of content

Conference Tracks

Startup

Still dreaming of a six-digit exit or Silicon Valley residency? At this track tech entrepreneurs, emerging companies and viable startups can exchange ideas, find partners and discover growth hacks.

Business

Business track focuses on global markets, strategic outsourcing and product development. Founders and CEOs with a proven track-record will share their expertise and growth secrets.

Product

The journey from MVP to go-to-market product strategy can be shorter than you expect. Meet passionate product managers and analysts, UX pros who will help you to shape the product or solution you are working on.

Technology

Learn how to improve solution architecture or bring your software to a dramatically new level. Trending technologies and evergreen coding tricks, AR and Robotics, you name it.

IT Arena Speaker Lineup 2020

Director of Research and Analytics
Formula 1
Head of Artificial Intelligence in Production
BMW Group
Architect, Self-Driving Vehicles
NVIDIA
Director - Engineering Data and ML
Agoda
Senior Solutions Architect
Dataiku
Industry Fellow and Lecturer
UC Berkeley
Head of Product and Innovation
Intuit
Senior Data Scientist
Sixt
VP, Head of Technology Office
Intellias
lineup is being updated

Agenda

  • Add to Calendar 2020-10-08 12:00:00 2020-10-10 23:50:00 Europe/Kiev IT Arena Stryiska St, 199, Arena Lviv
12:00
12:00
Opening ceremony
Grand Opening Ceremony
12:30
12:30
Keynote Speech
Keynote Speech
13:20
13:20
Business
Opening the US market for sales, talent and funding
Speaker: Mikita Mikado
Company: PandaDoc
13:20
Product
TBA
13:20
Technology
From Containers to Kubernetes Operators
Speaker: Philipp Krenn
Company: Elstic
13:20
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
14:00
14:00
Business
Almost Screwed: Bootstrapping From $0 to $20M ARR in 2 Years
Speaker: Zeb Evans
Company: ClickUp
14:00
Product
TBA
14:00
Technology
Artificial Intelligence: Self-Service in Manufacturing. At the BMW production system technology serves people.
Speaker: Matthias Schindler
Company: BMW Group
14:00
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
14:40
14:40
Business
TBA
14:40
Product
TBA
14:40
Technology
What You See is What You Get – a case for visual testing
Speaker: Joel Arvidsson
Company: Klarna
14:40
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
15:20
15:20
Giveaway
Giveaway Time
15:20
Giveaway
Giveaway Time
15:20
Technology
Machine Learning and Culture changes for better Fraud Prevention
Speaker: Levon Ter-Isahakyan
Company: Agoda
16:00
16:00
Business
TBA
16:00
Discussion panel
Strategy in changing times
Speaker: Janna Bastow
Company: ProdPad
16:00
Technology
What is missing in blockchain to achieve scalability, interoperability, and confidentiality
Speaker: Thomas Zakrzewski
Company: EgisData
16:00
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
16:40
16:40
Business
TBA
16:40
Product
Using data to ship next best thing to your customers
Speaker: Luke Vella
Company: Hotjar
16:40
Technology
From AVAL to Avalaunch: A human-centered digital journey
Speaker: Enkelejd Zotaj
Company: Raiffeisen Bank Aval
16:40
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
17:20
17:20
Business
Transformations of the largest industries in the world
Speaker: Tim Draper
Company: Draper Associates
17:20
Product
Holistic Product Management in a nutshell
Speaker: Timo Wagenblatt
Company: SAP
17:20
Technology
Big Data Analysis via Deep Learning in Epilepsy
Speaker: Parsa Hosseini, Ph.D.
Company: Tesla
17:20
Startup
Startup Competition Semifinal
12:00
12:00
Business
Fireside chat “Deconstructing MacPaw success”
Speaker: Oleksandr Kosovan
Company: MacPaw
12:00
Product
10 Steps to Lead Through Influence
Speaker: Ken Sandy
Company: UC Berkeley
12:00
Technology
Driving commercial opportunities at F1 races with WiFi analytics and technology
Speaker: Matt Roberts
Company: Formula 1
12:40
12:40
Business
Mobile Growth Trends
Speaker: Mada Seghete
Company: Branch
12:40
Product
TBA
12:40
Technology
The Complete Data Value Chain in a Nutshell
Speaker: Nadine Schöne
Company: Dataiku
13:20
13:20
Business
TBA
13:20
Product
TBA
13:20
Technology
TBA
14:00
14:00
Giveaway
Giveaway Time
14:00
Giveaway
Giveaway Time
14:00
Technology
Trends in sentiment analysis. The entire history from rule-based systems to transformers
Speaker: Iulia Pasov
Company: Sixt
14:40
14:40
Business
TBA
14:40
Discussion panel
Stakeholders Management
14:40
Technology
TBA
15:20
15:20
Business
TBA
15:20
Product
How to build a culture of customer obsession
Speaker: Scott Stonehocker
Company: Intuit
15:20
Technology
TBA
15:20
Startup
Mentoring session with angel investors (CRDF Global)
16:00
16:00
Business
Customer Trust Crisis
Speaker: Godard Abel
Company: G2
16:00
Product
Lessons of Glocalization from Airbnb and WeWork
Speaker: Julian Leung
Company: GOAT
16:00
Technology
TBA
16:40
16:40
Business
TBA
16:40
Product
TBA
16:40
Technology
Computing, Freedom and Privacy
Speaker: Dr Richard Stallman
Company:
17:20
17:20
Business
Startups Final Pitch
17:20
Product
Startups Final Pitch
17:20
Technology
Deep Learning for Mobile
Speaker: Siddha Ganju
Company: NVIDIA
17:20
Startup
Startups Final Pitch
20:00
20:00
Executive Event (only for executive ticket holders)
Tech Lounge
10:00
10:00
Agenda is Being Updated

The agenda is subject to change

STARTUP COMPETITION

Battle of the best early stage startups in Eastern Europe

with experienced global jury members and $70k prize fund

$70k prize fund

Investment opportunities

International media attention

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Tech Lounge

9/10/2020
20:00 – 00.00
Executive networking event for IT Arena speakers, investors, top entrepreneurs, government representatives and special guests

Tickets

Standard
Options:
  • Access to IT Arena web platform & mobile app
  • Access to all tracks
  • Online meetups & workshops
  • Startup Alley
  • Startup Competition
  • Speakers’ presentations
200 $
49 $
Buy ticket
Senior
All Standard Options Plus:
  • Free access to the conference videos
250 $
75 $
Buy ticket
Executive
All Senior Options plus:
  • Tech Lounge ticket
  • Access to B2B Matchmaking
500 $
149 $
Buy ticket
Standard
Options:
  • Access to IT Arena web platform & mobile app
  • Access to all tracks
  • Online meetups & workshops
  • Startup Alley
  • Startup Competition
  • Speakers’ presentations
75 $
on sale 05/10/2020
Senior
All Standard Options Plus:
  • Free access to the conference videos
99 $
on sale 05/10/2020
Executive
All Senior Options plus:
  • Tech Lounge ticket
  • Access to B2B Matchmaking
199 $
on sale 05/10/2020

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