B2B Rocks, the first and leading conference about B2B & SaaS startups around the world is coming back to Sydney for its second edition, after a successful one in 2016 and several editions in Paris, France.
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This year, the conference is supported by Lendlease, which will host the one-day event on Thursday 28 September 2017 in its new Barangaroo building, at the Tower 3. Sponsored by Microsoft and its BizSpark program, the conference will be the perfect place for the different speakers and panelists to discuss about “The Future of Work”, the main topic for the morning. In the afternoon, the 200 attendees, gathering entrepreneurs, founders, investors and C-levels, will hear actionable insights from world-class experts from the B2B & SaaS space.
Attendees will have the chance to learn from shapers and doers from the B2B ecosystem and network from 8.30am to 6pm, with about 25 speakers including:
Natalie Slessor, the Head of Workplace at Lendlease
Dean McEvoy, CEO at TechSydney
Bridget Loudon CEO at Expert360
Marc Havercroft, Futurist and VP of Digital Transformation for Human Capital Management at SAP
Olga Oleinikova, CEO at Persollo
Jason Wyatt, CEO at Marketplacer
Fred Orrenius, Founding Partner at Digital4s Ventures
Constantine Georgiou, Co-founder of The Founder Lab
Lawrence Crumpton, HoloLens/MR Solution Specialist at Microsoft
Nicolas Chu, Founder of Sinorbis
Marc Cowper, CEO at Recomazing
Ezechiel Ritchie, Head of Media Sales at Taboola
Jessica Ellerm, CEO at Zuper
David Francis, Co-founder of Virtual Method
Chris Gilbert, CEO Equitise
Andrew Everingham, Managing Director at Capital-E
Georgia King-Siem, Director at KPMG
Melissa Widner, General Partner at NAB Ventures
Dave Gardiner, Co-founder of Carthona Capital
Lija Wilson, Co-founder of Puffling
Adam Cook, Associate at AirTree Ventures
Andy Farquharson, Sales Architect at Winning by Design
Alister Coleman, Managing Partner at Tempus Partners and others.
Aside from the main event, B2B Rocks will host a B2B startup pitching competition sponsored by Microsoft BizSpark where 10 startups from APAC region will be pitching in front of a judging panel to win an Azure Sponsorship worth a $120,000 (BizSpark Plus Program), and several prizes awarded by TechSydney and other partners. If you’re a B2B startup, less than 5 years old and having less than $1 million USD in annual revenue, click here to apply!
Supported by technology partners such as BlueJeans, Zeetings and Award Force and community partners such as TechSydney, Techboard, Recomazing and more. Tickets for the event are now available, secure your seat now!
More speakers will be announced shortly as well as the fully detailed program.
B2B Rocks Startups Awards
B2B Rocks Startups Awards: https://b2brocks.awardsplatform.com
Are you a B2B startup, operational for fewer than five years, with less than USD 1 million in annual revenue? Register your interest now and tell us more about your startup!
The 10 best B2B startups will be selected to pitch in front of a judging panel comprised of top VCs, angel investors and a technical advisor from Microsoft during B2B Rocks in Sydney on 28 September 2017.
First prize awarded by Microsoft: Azure Sponsorship worth US$120,000 (Microsoft BizSpark Plus Program)