HeBAN will participate at the European Angel Investment Summit (EAIS) in Brussels on November 25th-26th in Brussels. The Summit will bring together hundreds of investors, selected start-ups, policymakers and corporates to discuss possible solutions to Europe’s most important challenges. Opening keynote speaker will be Marco Landi, the Former COO and President of Apple Computer. HeBAN’s co-founder and member of EBAN board Prof. Panayiotis Ketikidis will speak about ‘Purposeful venture capital investment for the new EU economy: Leveraging EU Instruments to solve venture capital challenges through public-private investor partnerships’. The Summit aims to put business angels in the spotlight and highlight how they bring economic dynamism by financing innovation and taking risks early on. EBAN is partnering with the European Investment Project Portal, the European Commission DG GROW and DG ECFIN, as well as the Enterprise Europe Network for the event. Other speakers include Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council, Pier Luigi Gilibert, Chief Executive of the European Investment Fund, Kerstin Jorna, Deputy Director General, European Commission DG Economic and Financial Affairs, and many other distinguished guests.
The full programme and more information about EIAS you can find here.