“The conference helping you Create and Sustain a Business” Via News Agency
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NOVEMBER 2, 2019
“The conference helping you Create and Sustain a Business” Via News Agency
NOVEMBER 2, 2019
Are you an entrepreneur starting or growing your business?
This is your chance to make questions to world-class speakers and CEOs with million euros valuation companies.
Morning Snack for the early birds09:30
by Miguel Salvado10:00
by Benno Sawitzki
Todays digital world gets more crowded every day. Often it seems to be impossible to push through the noise. How can I build a personal brand that sticks out of the crowd? How can I make sure my message gets heard and how can I attract the right customers, partners and employees for my business? Is a strong personal brand just something that comes naturally or can I follow a specific framework to grow and scale my brand?10:10
by Ricardo Parreira
Business is adapting to new standards of the digital age but managing a company still challenges any skilled decision-maker. Knowing how to resist The Dark Side of Management is imperative to successfully implement the best strategies for business growth.10:50
by Pedro Hipólito
For centuries, international business meant sending a messenger horseback riding with a letter, or shipping goods on wooden sail boats. With the rise of telecommunications and the revolution of the Information Age, we’re currently living in the tipping point for international business and career, that’s why globalization should be everyone’s priority on a professional and personal level.11:30
by Pedro F. Hipólito, Omid Asgari, Benno Sawitzki, Terra Milo (Moderator)12:10
by Pedro Santos
How DarwinLabs manages to sell to North America, Europe and Asia without leaving Portugal.13:55
by Soraya Gadit
Artificial intelligence technologies are impacting the business world. “Artificial intelligence” is a broad and general term that refers to any type of computer software that engages in humanlike activities, including learning, planning and problem-solving. Today, artificial intelligence is a household name (and sometimes even a household presence – hi, Alexa!)14:35
by Omid Asgari
Nowadays, organizations have lots of good ideas or initiatives, but they don’t have the resources to pursue all of them. Having a clear, transparent, and collaborative process for choosing the right actions is crucial for the success of the innovation initiatives.14:55
by Rafic Daud
Lets peels back the curtain to reveal the truth of starting and scaling a successful business in the digital age, no holds barred.15:25
by Bernardo Duque Carreira
Crowdfunding is a tough world. At the same time it provides magical opportunities for hardware companies to overcome huge manufacturing MOQs and raise money by selling their products before they exist. This presentation goes inside the bits and bolts of a campaign that raised $120k15:55
by Filipe Mendes
The way we communicate is constantly changing. And businesses need to keep evolving. The way brands communicate with their clients has a growing new element: chat bots, which is AI at the service of brands, giving customers a sense of humanisation. It allows businesses to scale while saving time and resources. How have brands dealt with this new reality? What are the success stories? And the failures? What can we learn from them?16:20
Afternoon Snack break.16:40
by Terra MIlo
Starting a new business is exciting but if we want to create a business with longevity, we need to keep a few critical things in mind. Whether you’re creating a business to run yourself or to eventually sell, you want to stand out in the new economy.17:00
by Michael Heron
A lot of aspiring entrepreneurs who are thinking about starting a business are often held back from moving forward. They are usually worried about not being experienced enough, not having enough capital or backing from investors. In this presentation I will share my own experience of starting a b2b consultancy business in Portugal, and how it really is possible to achieve success without experience, investors or capital.17:20
by Nuno Rodrigues Poço
As Reid Hoffman puts it, “if your first product doesn’t embarrass you, you’ve launched too late.”
Your entrepreneurial journey starts with your first customer, and with doing stuff that doesn’t scale. It’s hard work, and sales is part of it.
Understand why and how you’ll be better prepared than your competition by focusing on selling from day one.”
by Nuno Fonseca
If you could choose any person or company to have as client of your company, who would you choose?
In our case, the dream client would be the Hollywood studios. This is the approach we followed to reach that unrealistic goal
by Fateme Banishoeib
In a world constantly measuring “how many” likes, employees, followers, you name it, what if instead you could focus on “how good”? We have grown the obsession to scale up. What scaling really means? Fateme will guide you through a more human focus on scaling.10:30
Speaker 1: Fateme Banishoeib.
Speaker 2: Terra Milo.
Moderator: Pedro Lemos.11:00
by Rhiannon Leila
This presentation will cover the benefits of automation and when to streamline your business. It will also teach you how to keep a personal touch while maximizing your time and the steps you can take to successfully implement automation processes in order to scale your business.11:40
by Donna Longhurst Jackson
Donna Longhurst Jackson is a renowned branding expert and she will be speaking about branding, both personal and corporate, and how it defines success and relates to scaling. How to find clients and pitch for financing. The journey from start up to Scaling.
by Chad Spain
Chad Spain, Consulting Partner at Whitten & Roy Partnership, LLC will let us know about the 5 mistakes we often see companies make when building the sales function of their business.13:50
by Dakini Alexandra Isenegger
The reality is that it’s never been easier to start a business, and never been harder to scale. Dakini will share her experience, challenges, and answer questions from the audience.14:00
by Dr. Rodrigo Perez-Vega
Insights on how digital marketing tools can be used to scale up your business.14:20
Speaker 1: Dr Rodrigo Perez-Vega.
Speaker 2: Dakini Alexandra Isenegger.
Moderator: Terra Milo.14:40
by Deborah Dahab
Identify some of the most common mistakes people make at times of scaling.15:20
by Nuno Guilherme
Coworking as the new blitzscaling platform.15:40
by Nuno Guilherme and Deborah Dahab
Nuno will talk about co-working and Deborah helps people with the psychology of being an entrepreneur.
Speaker 1: Nuno Guilherme
Speaker 2: Deborah Dahab
Moderator: David Ganço16:00
by Alexander Kraus
Learn how to grow and scale your business with Instagram and Facebook ads. What and how is the Facebook Family offering to companies to reach their preferred and new audiences via Social Media. Learn about different marketing campaigns and their Ad Formats.17:00
About the social media supremacy and how to make it work for your business.
Speaker 1: Alexander Kraus
Speaker 2: Rodrigo Perez-Vega
Moderator: Miguel Salvado
Startup life is rough, limited time, staff and resources. Success is based on the team you hire, that do more with less.18:00
by Solonia Teodros
How should companies decide whether they need to get bigger? While conventional wisdom has taught us bigger is better, the decision to grow or scale your business comes down to how founders define success, what really matters, and how to work within those parameters. Solonia Teodros, co founder of The Change School, will share her journey of building, growing and transforming a Singapore-based startup into an online business, and key lessons learned along the way.18:20
We have amazing industry experts and entrepreneurs with a proven track-record.
The event is at the prestigious UACS (chamber of commerce) auditorium. In Rua Castillho, near Avenida and Marques Pombal subway stations.
Breakfast, lunch and snacks offered throughout the day. Fun networking time with QnA Summit night event.
This is the summit of the doers and doers make questions. Use our open microphone to pose questions directly to the speakers.
Two tickets at an extraordinary price.
3 people bought QnA Summit tickets in the last 7 days
The map and contact details are down bellow in the contact information. You will also receive a confirmation email with the location map. UACS auditorium is next to subway station Avenida and Marques Pombal. From subway Avenida: 6-minutes walk (350 meters). From Marques Pombal: 8-minutes walk (600 meters).
The event will start at 9:30 AM and ends at 6:30 PM.
The presentation will be for about 20 minutes.
Its up to the speaker to choose the format but generally it is 20 minutes presentation and post 20 minutes of audience QnA.
Q&A Summit is an amazing event that wants to bring back the practicality of entrepreneurship. This is a great chance for entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, small businesses, business coaches, freelancers, digital nomads, and aspiring entrepreneurs to make questions directly to speakers and also get exposure. The event’s audio and video are being recorded by news publications and will be published on social media.
You may make questions at any time during the panel discussions and at the end of presentations. Once you get to the event’s microphone, the moderator will let you pose the question.
When posing a question, you should start with your name, position, and company. Examples:
Hello, I’m Karen and I’m the co-founder and CEO of X Fashion Store and my question is…
After that, just make your question. Feel free to make any question, there is no such thing as a stupid question.
Venue: Cais do Gas 7-8 Cais Sodré, Lisbon.
👉👉 Welcome drinks: There will be free welcome drinks from 19h to 20h30.
👉👉 What time: we start at 19h and intend to stay as long as you can hold on :-). Of-course you can come anytime and leave as you wish. Our suggestions please come early to get really feelings of the group.
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Accepted payments are PayPal, debit card, credit card (Visa, Mastercard). You may also pay via bank transfer, credit or debit card, or cash at our office in Rua de Santo Amaro 17A, 1200-801 Lisbon – Portugal from 10AM to 5 PM. Please email us or call us at 00351 915023825 for more information.
When you get to the Paypal page, if you scroll down there is an option “Pay with a Bank Account or Credit Card”. You may use your debit or credit card to pay there. You may also pay via bank transfer, debit or credit card, or cash at our office in Rua de Santo Amaro 17A, 1200-801 Lisbon – Portugal from 10AM to 5 PM. Please email us or call us at 00351 915023825 for more information.
After payment, a ticket code will be sent to your email over the next 12 hours. That code will give you access to the event.
All tickets are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by us, in which case we will always make a full refund.
Yes, send your invoice details to email@example.com. All taxes are according to the Portuguese law and are included in the price.
All tickets include a full day event. There will be five panel discussion, five presentations, two food breaks, posing questions to the speakers, networking time and the night out event. All tickets allow posing questions to speakers, except the Watch Ticket.
Yes, you may pay in our downtown Lisbon office or cash at our office in Rua de Santo Amaro 17A, 1200-801 Lisbon – Portugal from 10AM to 5 PM. Please email us or call us at 00351 915023825 for more information. All taxes are according to the Portuguese law and they are included in the price.
Yes, you may pay at the venue.
No. you may simply assist the conference. For that, you may buy the Watch Pass. The Watch pass gives access to the whole venue except the open microphone to make questions.
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Time: 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM
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