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Pioneers Moscow

March 12th 2016, Digital October from 14:00 to 20:00

Meet the tech community. Let’s get together to celebrate entrepreneurship and technology in Moscow at Digital October.

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Get inspired

Enjoy the stories of the entrepreneurs who embarked on the lifetime journey to disrupt their industries.

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14:00 Welcome coffee
14:30 Official opening Pioneers Moscow: Welcome & Agenda presentation.
15:00 Jin Kolesnikov
DIT: Do It Together. The Future We Create
15:10 Dmitry Kalaev
A true story how we did it all wrong, burned out $500k and then built a company.
15:30 Christian Graggaber
Investing in tech – the role of media companies.
15:50 Armin Puehringer
What do startups and baby turtles have in common?

Get empowered

Pitch your startup to a jury of venture capitalists and investors. The winner gets a free ticket to the Pioneers Festival.

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16:10 Pioneers Pitching Competition
7 startups on stage

Get connected

Network within your community, get to know the upcoming stars and make valuable contacts.

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17:40 Startup ecosystems battle: Russia & World
Moderator: Sergei Mitrofanov
17:40 Parallel: Networking and Startup Showcase

With great support of our sponsors

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Armin Konjalic

Regional Representative, East-West Digital News

Sergei Mitrofanov

Founder & senior consultant, MITROFÁNOV &PARTNERS

Special Guests

Andreas Tschas

CEO & Co-Founder, Pioneers

Jürgen Furian

CEO & Co-Founder, Pioneers


Christian Graggaber

Board Member, Hubert Burda Media Russia

Armin Puehringer

Serial Entrepreneur, PolluxStrad

Jin Kolesnikov

Singularity evangelist, Technology scout, CEO of IDS Innovation

Julien Nicolas

Acceleration and Communication manager, NUMA Moscow

Dmitry Kalaev

Head of acceleration and educational programs of the Internet Initiatives Development Fund (IIDF), Co-founder of Naumen

Jury members

Alexei Tuknov

Investment Director, Maxfield Capital

Elena Fironova

Investment Manager, Hubert Burda Media Russia

Leo Batalov

Partner, Head of Emerging Growth Companies & VC – Russia & CIS, DLA Piper

Liudmila Golubkova

Managing Partner, Starta Capital VC Fund

Diana Moldavsky

Partner, 500 Startups

Lyubov Simonova

Principal, Almaz Capital Partners

Special Thanks to

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Meet the Pioneers Ambassadors

Networking Partners

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