30 Apr 2014
eMerge Americas Techweek in Miami 2014 Featured
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This week of technology related events includes a Summit, Expo, Hiring Fair as well as meet-ups, hackathons and other events.

Summits include the following topics:

  • City of the Future addresses how innovative technologies in our urban centers are irrevocably changing the way we live.
  • Education 2.0 showcases how education is the fundamental building block for the development of any economy and an essential basis for innovation.
  • FashionTECH showcases the intersection of fashion and technology.  See how brands are incorporating tech into pieces hot off the runway.
  • Future of Finance highlights the thought leaders in financial services and innovative technology companies who are disrupting the world of finance.
  • Healthtech brings together healthcare and civic leaders, leading technologists, cross-sector corporations, and entrepreneurs identifying solutions and best practices.
  • MEGA brings together the most innovative minds in media and entertainment that are transforming the industry and creating new platforms.
  • Innovate showcases more than 100 of the best and brightest in entrepreneurs.

 

Below is the full schedule (Click HERE to purchase tickets) :

Thursday, May 1, 2014

12.00 PM - 3.00 PM : HISPANIC IT EXECUTIVE COUNCIL - Q2 EXECUTIVE IT LEADERSHIP SUMMIT & AWARDS

6.00 PM - 9.00 PM : HITEC MIAMI COCKTAIL NETWORKING RECEPTION


Friday, May 2, 2014

9.00 AM - 4.45 PM : HITEC Meeting

12.00 PM - 1.00 PM : THE GREATER MIAMI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE'S TECH LEADERS AWARDS

2.00 PM - 4.00 PM : GREATER MIAMI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GALA

7.00 PM - 11.00 PM : FREEDOM TOWER RECEPTION - BY INVITATION ONLY

7.00 PM - 8.00 PM : HACKATHON - INFORMATIONAL KICKOFF SESSION & PIZZA DINNER


Saturday, May 3, 2014

8.00 AM - 4.00 PM : MAYORAL INNOVATION SUMMIT - INVITATION ONLY

9.00 AM - 5.00 PM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD - BATTLING ROBOTS - REGISTRATION & SAFETY INSPECTION

10.00 AM - 12.00 PM : HACKATHON - KICKOFF EVENT, NETWORKING, & BRIEFING ON CHALLENGE

5.00 PM - 9.00 PM : NEW WORLD SYMPHONY COCKTAIL - INVITATION ONLY


Sunday, May 4, 2014

8.00 AM - 9.00 AM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD - COMPUTER PROGRAMMING - REGISTRATION

9.00 AM - 2.00 PM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD - COMPUTER PROGRAMMING - COMPETITION

9.00 AM - 5.00 PM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD - BATTLING ROBOTS

10.00 AM - 10.30 AM : HACKATHON - END

3.00 PM - 6.00 PM : SUMMIT & EXPO REGISTRATION OPENS

6.00 PM - 10.00 PM : LINCOLN ROAD CELEBRATION

6.30 PM - 10.00 PM : IGNITE ENTREPRENEURSHIP LAUNCH BENEFIT - CLUB ADORE

7.00 PM - 11.00 PM : WELCOME RECEPTION @ 1111 LINCOLN ROAD - INVITATION ONLY


Monday, May 5, 2014

7.00 AM - 8.45 AM : REGISTRATION

8.00 AM - 5.00 PM : STARTUP VILLAGE JUDGING

8.45 AM - 9.00 AM : WELCOME FROM eMERGE AMERICAS TECHWEEK

9.00 AM - 9.20 AM : KEYNOTE - SUE SIEGEL, CEO OF HEALTHYMAGINATION GE

9.20 AM - 9.40 AM : KEYNOTE - SEAN GOURLEY, CO-FOUNDER & CTO, QUID

9.30 AM - 4.00 PM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD MAY 5TH EVENTS

9.45 AM - 10.15 AM

HARNESSING NANOBIOPHYSICS FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF HEALTHCARE - Dr. ANITA GOEL - STAGE 1
SERIAL ENTREPRENEURS IN LATIN AMERICA'S NEW DIGITAL AGE - DANIEL GREEN - STAGE 2
THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION = TECHNOLOGY + MOBILITY + THE CREATIVE - MANOLO DIAZ - STAGE 3
THE FUTURE OF BANKS: PHYSICAL, DIGITAL, & MOBILE - PAUL JAMESON - STAGE 4

10.20 AM - 11.00 AM

MEDICAL TOURISM: SEEKING EXCELLENCE IN SPECIALTY CARE - David Vequist Ph.D. - STAGE 1
FROM DIGITALLY DISRUPTED TO DIGITAL DISRUPTER: WHY "BIG" IS THE NEXT BIG THING - Mike Sutcliff - STAGE 4
THE ERA OF CONNECTIVITY, INNOVATION, & PERSONALIZATION - Alexandre Hohagen - STAGE 2
THE IMPORTANT ROLE OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES IN THE AMERICAS - Carlos Argüello - STAGE 3

11.00 AM - 11.20 AM : BREAK

11.25 AM - 11.55 AM

SUMMIT POWDER MOUNTAIN: CREATING AN EPICENTER OF CULTURE, INNOVATION, & THOUGHT LEADERSHIP - Jeff Rosenthal - STAGE 2
INFORMATION & THE COGNITIVE CITY: PERSPECTIVES ON A NEW AGE FOR CITIES - Antonio C. Dias - STAGE 1
MOBILE MONEY: THE NEW FRONTIER - Jeff Liu - STAGE 4
MAKING HUMAN CONNECTIONS IN A DIGITAL WORLD - Matt Wieteska - STAGE 3

12.00 PM - 12.40 PM

CREATIVE LEADERSHIP: THE RISK OF BEING FIRST, THE COST OF BEING SECOND - Tom Reichert - STAGE 1
"eMERGING" ENTREPRENEURS - Dr. Abhinav Gautam - STAGE 3
IS BIG DATA A BIG DEAL? - Dr. Neil Johnson - STAGE 4
THE CHANGING DYNAMICS OF LEARNING - Greg Mathison Ph.D. - STAGE 2
12.00 PM - 2.00 PM : FOOD TRUCK FACE OFF

12.40 PM - 1.40 PM : LUNCH

1.40 PM - 2.10 PM

GENERATION NEXT: HOW WEEL-BEING POWERS 21ST CENTURY LEARNING - Dr. Julia Borbolla Hano - STAGE 1

INSIDE MULTI-PLATFORM MEDIA: THE GLOBAL DIGITAL LEADERS - Are Traasdahl - STAGE 2

SMART CITIES: DATA DRIVEN SOLUTIONS AT WORK - Ellis Juan - STAGE 3

GENERACION Y: A CONVERSATION WITH YOANI SANCHEZ - Yoani Sanchez - STAGE 4

2.15 PM - 2.55 PM

HEALTHCARE IN LATIN AMERICA: eHEALTH, INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Camilo Erazo - STAGE 1

THE RIGHT MONEY AT THE RIGHT TIME: HOW TO FUND YOUR COMPANY - Alberto Yépez - STAGE 2

ENGAGING CYBER SECURITY & THE CLOUD - Haden Land - STAGE 3

A+ SCHOOLS = COLLABORATION + BIG DATA + ANALYTICS - Alberto Carvahlo - STAGE 4

2.55 PM - 3.15 PM : BREAK

3.00 PM - 5.00 PM : IGNITE ENTREPRENEURSHIP YOUTH BIZ PLAN CHALLENGE

3.15 PM - 3.45 PM

DRIVING TRANSFORMATION & INNOVATION IN HEALTHCARE - Donna Shalala - STAGE 1
BIG DATA & ANALYTICS: THE ABILITY TO CHANGE THE FUTURE - Bernie Meyerson - STAGE 3
IBM'S WATSON - Bill Rapp - STAGE 2
CONVERGENCE OF PHYSICAL & CYBER: IDENTITY, ACCESS, AND COMPLIANCE - Edmundo Costa - STAGE 4

3.50 PM - 4.30 PM

CAUSING A COMMOTION: THE COMING INFORMATION LIBERATION REVOLUTION - Sascha Meinrath - STAGE 1
READY, SET, ACCELERATE! - Juan Pablo Cappello - STAGE 3
ADVANCING FINANCIAL INCLUSION: THE POWER OF FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE - Carlos Fonseca - STAGE 4
THE NEW ERA IN HEALTHCARE: NEW BUSINESS MODELS - Dr. Paul Grundy - STAGE 2

4.35 PM - 5.05 PM : KEYNOTE - PAUL MARITZ, CEO, PIVOTAL

5.00 PM - 6.00 PM : NETWORKING COCKTAIL

6.00 PM - 10.00 PM : MIAMI BEAT - FESTIVAL OF THE BANDS


Tuesday, May 6, 2014

7.30 AM - 8.30 AM : REGISTRATION

8.45 AM - 9.00 AM : WELCOME FROM eMERGE AMERICAS TECHWEEK

9.00 AM - 9.20 AM : KEYNOTE - CEDRIC DAHL, CEO, BUTTERCOIN

9.20 AM - 9.40 AM : KEYNOTE - DR. JOEL SELANIKIO, CEO, DATADYNE

9.30 AM - 4.00 PM : STEM TECH OLYMPIAD MAY 6TH EVENTS

9.45 AM - 10.15 AM

FROM START UP TO EXIT: STORIES OF SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS - Gustavo Alberelli - STAGE 1
LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY & TRADITION TO TRANSFORM EVERYDAY FINANCE - Jose Quiñonez - STAGE 4
THE NEW HEALTHTECH: THE LATEST IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY - Dr. M. Narendra Kini - STAGE 2
A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY IN THE BUSINESS OF GAMING - John Schappert - STAGE 3

10.20 AM - 11.00 AM

GROWING BUSINESS THROUGH CONSCIOUSNESS - Dan Burrier - STAGE 2
ENERGY GAMECHANGER: CITIES AS NETWORKS -  Bryan Olnick - STAGE 3
PREDICTIVE INTELLIGENCE: TRANSFORMING BIG DATA INTO GOOD HEALTH - David L. Riley - STAGE 1
EDTECH: USE OF INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION REFORM - Dr. Mark Rosenberg - STAGE 4

11.00 AM - 11.20 AM : BREAK

11.25 AM - 11.55 AM

PATIENT EMPOWERMENT: INTERACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES - Barbara Casey - STAGE 4
MAKING MOVES IN MIAMI - Jesus Rodriguez - STAGE 1
THE FUTURE OF INTERNET DOMAINS: THINKING OUTSIDE THE ".COM" - Juan Diego Calle - STAGE 2
ELECTRONIC FRAUD & INTERNET PRIVACY - Daniel Ingevaldson - STAGE 3

11.30 AM - 1.30 PM : eMERGE AMERICAS TECHWEEK LAUNCH COMPETITION - EARLY STAGE COMPETITION

12.00 PM - 12.40 PM

A TECH ECOSYSTEM IN THE MAKING - Mariano Amartino - STAGE 2
THE FACE OF RISING TIDES: BUILDING RESILIENT SOLUTIONS - Jeroen Schuuring - STAGE 1
DIGITAL FINANCIAL SERVICES: THE BIRTH OF A NEW & DISRUPTIVE INDUSTRY - Gustavo Arnavat - STAGE 3
DIGITAL STORYTELLING IN A MULTIPLATFORM WORLD - Amaury Blondet - STAGE 4

12.00 PM - 2.00 PM : FOOD TRUCK FACE OFF

12.40 PM - 1.40 PM : LUNCH

1.40 PM - 2.10 PM

URBAN & OPEN DATA: WHAT'S NEXT? - Brooks Patrick - STAGE 4
TECHNOLOGY & SPORTS MEDICINE: UHEALTH SPORTS INSTITUTE PERSPECTIVE - Lee D. Kaplan, M.D. - STAGE 1
EVOLVING EDUCATION: ENGAGEMENT THROUGH TECH - Lorena Garcia Duran - STAGE 3
CROWDFUNDING: WHO SHOULD USE IT, HOW & WHY? - Charles Sidman - STAGE 2

2.15 PM - 2.55 PM

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: GO SMART OR GO BROKE - Alberto Santalo - STAGE 2
BIG CITY MOBILITY - Dan Parham - STAGE 1
eMERGING MARKETS: NEW LANDSCAPES, NEW RULES, NEW PLAYERS - Bruno Schirch - STAGE 3
PROTECTING YOUR IP ACROSS THE AMERICAS - Ilana Shulman - STAGE 4

3.00 PM - 3.30 PM : KEYNOTE - PETER DIAMANDIS

3.30 PM - 4.00 PM : KEYNOTE - MANUEL D. MEDINA & ARMANDO CHRISTIAN PEREZ AKA PITBULL

4.00 PM - 4.30 PM : CLOSING REMARKS

4.00 PM - 5.30 PM : eMERGE AMERICAS TECHWEEK LAUNCH COMPETITION - LATER STAGE COMPETITION

5.00 PM - 6.00 PM : MIA TECH HOUR/COCKTAIL

6.30 PM - 7.30 PM : FASHIONTECH RUNWAY SHOW

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