GoforEurope 2003

Agenda Go4europe 2003

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Coexistence & Commerce

Dr. Samuel Pisar - International attorney, advisor to world leaders and visionary author of Coexistence & Commerce.
Mr. Roger Cukierman - CRIF President, formerly CEO of CF Rothschild

Elevator Pitches: 8 Israeli Companies Seeking Funds and Strategic Alliances in Europe

IPO in London - Raising Money in Europe a “Mission Impossible”?

Moderator: Mr.Joel Adler - Speechly Bircham, Chairman
Mrs. Noga Kap - Walden Israel Venture Capital, General Partner
Mr. Jasper van Heesch - London Stock Exchange, International Business Development Manager
Mr. Sven C. Lingjaerde - European Tech Tour, President
Mr. Edward Schneider- Quan Ventures, Founder

Coffee Break

Where & How to Invest in Europe?

Moderator: Mr.Joel Adler - Speechly Bircham, Chairman
Mr. Francis Sermet - DEWS Western Switzerland, General Manager
Mr. Robert Cox-Nicol - Real-Estate Specialist, former Manager of Bouygues Immobilier and CB Richard Ellis
Mr. Laurent Salimpor – CEO Cukierman Real Estate
Mr. Max Burger-Calderon - Apax Partners Europe, Director

Going European Through Mergers & Acquisitions

Moderator: Dr. Roland Schucht - Translink Corporate Finance, CEO
Mr. Yair Shamir - Catalyst Fund, Chairman, VCON, CEO
Dr. Karl Freiherr von Hahn - Huth Dietrich Hahn, Partner and Founder
Mr. Jonathan Altman - Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co.,Partner
Mr. Peter Rasenberger - Compartner, Founder


Opening Remarks - Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu, Minister of Finance

Keynote Speakers:

Moderator: Mr. Modi Ashkenazy - Cukierman & Co. Consulting, CEO
Dr. Eli Opper,Ministryof Industry, Trade and Labor, Chief Scientist
European Telecom - Current and Future Trends and Needs
Mr. François Behague - Alcatel, VP Technology and Development

France, a Global Financial Capital

Mr. Hubert Heilbronn - Lazard Freres Gestion, Managing Partner

Knocking at the Right Door!

Mr. Henri Cukierman - CCFI, President, Formerly Chairman of CPR Bank and Head of Capital Markets of Credit Agricole

Identifying and Overcoming Growth Traps for Entrepreneurs

Prof. Phillip Anderson - INSEAD, Director, International Center for Entrepreneurship

Startup Competitions

INSEAD Best Israeli Entrepreneur Competition, in Cooperation with TEVA and Catalyst Investments
Maayan Technology Ventures Incubator, Award Candidates announcement: Amir Gal-OR, Maayan’s Chairman

How to Create Strategic Alliances and R&D Partnerships in Europe?

Moderator: Prof. Daniel Rouach - ESCP-EAP European School of Management MBA Director
Mr. Hellio Wytzick - Nestle, ex VP R&D; Osem, Deputy Managing Director
Mr. Marcel Shaton - ISERD, Director Genera
Mr. Amir Halevi - Arttic Israel, Chairman
Mr. Amir Philips - Optibase, Corporate Controller

Pre - Scheduled One on One Meetings between European & Israeli Companies