09:00 - 09:10
Speaker: Dr. András Posztl, Country Managing Partner, DLA Piper Hungary
09:10 - 09:15
Speaker: Elemér Eszter, Chairman of the HVCA, Chairman of the Board of PBG-FMC
09:15 - 09:45
Keynote Speech: What is the expected IRR in 1500 years?
What was the return on the investment of Benedict of Nursia?
Speaker: Cirill Hortobágyi T., arch abbe, Pannonhalma Archabbey
09:45 - 10:15
Opening presentation: Overview of the European PE Market - Challenges and potential of CEE
Speaker: Tim Wright, Partner, London, Head of Private Equity, DLA Piper
10:45 - 10:50
Corporate Strategy – Capital Markets
Speaker: István Máté-Tóth, Deputy CEO of Business Development, Budapest Stock Exchange
10:50 - 11:25
Panel discussion: Enterprise Strategy - Capital Market Presence
Moderator: Dr. Gábor Hollós, Counsel, DLA Piper Hungary
11:25 - 11:55
Panel discussion: Are succession stories still the main source for deals for PE/VC in the region, or is there a new generation of entrepreneurs who have taken over as a market for PE/VC investors?
Moderator: Edward L. Keller, Partner, Dentons
11:55 - 12:25
Panel discussion: What is the place for impact investment focused funds in CEE, and what exactly does impact investment mean?
Moderator: Péter Szabadhegy, CEO, Arete
13:50 - 14:00
Speaker: László Haás, Head of Capital and Debt Advisory Services, EY
14:00 - 14:20
Afternoon Keynote Speech: Big Picture - Reflection 2018 and Trends in 2019
Speaker: Kornél Kisgergely, CEO, Hiventures
14:20 - 15:00
Panel discussion: Government and EU money in the European VC market
Moderator: László Hradszki, Member of the Board of Directors, Hiventures
15:25 - 15:55
Panel discussion: How has the regional landscape of PE Funds changed, and what will the next five years bring?
Moderator: Dusan Tomic, Partner, Head of Advisory and Transactions, EY Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro
15:55 - 16:05
Presentation: Capitalization and commercialization of university-based innovations. What are the most significant achievements of Yeda R&D Center, and how their strategies may be implemented in other innovation cultures?
Speaker: Dr. Ronen Kreizman, Director of Business Development, Yeda R&D - Technology Transfer from The Weizmann Institute of Science
16:05 - 16:40
Panel discussion: Capitalization and commercialization of university and research institute-based innovations
Moderator: Zsolt Gémesi, Director, Incubation at Startup Campus
16:40 - 16:45
16:45 - 18:00
Organisation, general questions