Theme: Nurturing Talent for Growth

The Incubation Summit 2016 brings together an exclusive, pre-selected group of top performing university incubators and accelerators from across the globe to explore topics related to the entrepreneurial support through educational sessions, peer discussions, networking, collaborations and hands-on workshops. The attendees will be connected with their true global peers making and building lasting connections between practitioners who are facing similar opportunities and challenges.

The summit aims to:

  • Inspire the global university incubation ecosystem to share current insights, to foresee future trends and challenges that will nurture talent for growth
  • Create a practitioner’ community for top incubator and accelerators managers globally
  • Support global peer networking and best-practice sharing

By invitation only for:

  • Top performing incubators and accelerators from the UBI Global Impact100 Club
  • Select governmental innovation agencies in growth focused countries and regions
  • Leading innovation and entrepreneurship centred corporations

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Preliminary Agenda

Day 1 | Monday, June 27

Time Activity
08:00 Registration and Breakfast
10:00 Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker
10:50 Break
11:00 Concurrent sessions (conducted by top incubators)
(Speed dating together with best practices session workshops/roundtables)
13:00 Lunch & Networking
14:00 Shared Sessions (Incubation, University, Corporate)
15:30 Break
15:45 Presentation: Business Incubation Trends and Future of Talent
16:15 Concurrent sessions (conducted by select global corporates)
(Speed dating together with corporate business case workshops/roundtables)
Break
18:45 Cocktail & Networking
19:30 Gala Dinner
21:30 After party (music & entertainment)

Day 2 | Monday, June 28

Time Activity
08:00 Breakfast & Networking
09:00 Concurrent sessions (conducted by top incubators)
Best practices and practitioners session workshops/roundtables
10:00 Break & Networking
10:30 Concurrent sessions (conducted by select global corporates)
Workshop and business cases together with Talent Showcase for select incubators
11:30 Break & Networking
11:45 Fireside chat & interviews with top ranked university business incubators and accelerator managers
12:30 Lunch & Keynote speaker (TBA)
14:00 Shared Sessions (Incubation, University, Corporate)
15:30 Break
15:45 Concurrent sessions (conducted by top incubators)
Case studies, TED-talks & Portfolio showcase
17:00 World Most Attractive Employer 2016
Announcement, recognition, panel discussion, networking, cocktail

Impact100 Club

The UBI Global Impact100 Club consists of programs with exceptional high impact, performance, efficiency or growth based on the UBI Global benchmark assessment.

Speakers

Ranked World #1 Incubator 2015

Ranked World #4 Incubator 2013

Ranked World #7 Accelerator 2015

MENA High Impact Incubation Programs 2015

Simon Bond
Innovation Director
SETsquared Partnership
United Kingdom

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Pär Hedberg
Founder & CEO
STING
Sweden

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Ching-Yao Huang
Managing Director 
Center of Industry Accelerator and Patent Strategy at National Chiao Tung University
Taiwan

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Gordon McConnell
Head of the Entrepreneurship Center
KAUST
Saudi Arabia

Ranked World #3 Incubator 2015

Ranked World #13 Incubator 2015

Abdullah Snobar
Executive Director
DMZ
Canada

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José Alberto Aranha
Vice President – Anprotec
Former Director – Instituto Gênesis PUC Rio
Brazil

Latest update: Feb 5, 2016

Venue | Skogshem & Wijk

Architect Anders Tengbom’s vision was realized in the end of the 1950s when he designed Skogehem & Wijk. Equipped with conference facilities for 200-400 people, various lounges with stunning views of the archipelago, and 195 comfortable rooms housing 227 beds, and an additional 170 rooms within 10 minutes walking distance, Skogshem & Wijk is truly a place created for meetings. We are located just 20 minutes from downtown Stockholm, yet with expansive natural areas surrounding the facility, it’ll feel like you are in the heart of the countryside. They offer an award-winning kitchen, two fully equipped gyms, and a personal touch that will ensure a pleasant stay.

The bed is made, the wind is whistling in the pines outside, and you can wind down in total peace. In one of the comfortable rooms with a view of the sea, you can rest assured you will wake up energized for the Summit. And if you need to work, no problem—all rooms are equipped with wifi.

Accommodation Information
195 hotel rooms, including 163 single rooms and 32 double rooms for a total of 227 beds. All rooms are equipped with: TV, telephone, wifi, desk.

If you would like to stay at Skogehem & Wijk, please kindly make your booking with us. 163 single rooms are available at USD $190.00/night. Simply select the number of nights you would like to stay and specify the dates during check-out.

Registration

Incubation Summit 2016 is an invite-only event. Only top performing incubators and accelerators from the UBI Global Impact100 Club are invited.

$1050 $900

(valid until April 9)

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$950 $800

(valid until April 9)

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$850 $700

(valid until April 9)

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Selected Governmental Innovation Agencies in growth focused countries and regions are invited to join Incubation Summit 2016. Please get in touch with us to have more information.

Contact:
Nick Stafunski
Senior Project Manager
nick@ubi-global.com
+46 76 219 1772

Selected leading innovation and entrepreneurship centered Corporations are welcome to join to Incubation Summit 2016. Please get in touch with us for more information.

Contact:
Nick Stafunski
Senior Project Manager
nick@ubi-global.com
+46 76 219 1772

Interested in joining Incubation Summit 2016? Please get in touch with us for more information.

Contact:
Nick Stafunski
Senior Project Manager
nick@ubi-global.com
+46 76 219 1772

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The Incubation Summit 2016 is an integral part of a larger summit in Stockholm these days, called
The Future Talent Summit – Global thought leadership on talent strategies in a changing world
powered by Universum & UBI Global (http://futuretalentsummit.com)

This means that you will also meet with university leaders and heads of global recruitment
from major multinational employers.