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08 - 10
Oct 2020
Cyprus

Doers United at Reflect Festival

Change is inevitable - let’s shape it!

A glimpse into
Reflect 2019

Reflect is a 3-day online festival of the future we’re building together. Even if we can't meet physically, we can work together to understand and shape our tomorrow, and to become active participants of the new world that is being shaped right now.

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Reflect is a future casting festival for those who want to shape the future even from their living room. With roots in Cyprus, reaching way beyond, this event will connect businesspeople, corporates, startups, academia, entrepreneurs, students, and tech & science enthusiasts. The 3-day program will paint a holistic picture of our severely disrupted future, be it technological advancements, next steps after the crisis, or the environment around us.

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2020 Topics

Meet our speakers

Yossi Vardi
Godfather at the Startup Nation
Bryony Cole
Founder at Future of Sex
Petr Ludwig
Founder at Procrastination.com
Ellen van Bueren
Professor of Urban Development Management at Professor at Delft University of Technology
John Vervaeke
Assistant Professor at University of Toronto
Niklas Jansen
Co-Founder at Blinkist
Natasha Lytton
Head of Brand & Marketing at Seedcamp
Claude Silver
Chief Heart Officer at VaynerMedia
Mona Ataya
Founder & CEO at Mumzworld.com
David Bizer
Founder & CEO at Talent Fountain
Lisa Witter
Co-Founder & Executive Chair at Apolitical
Adam Bonnifield
VP Artificial Intelligence at Airbus
George Campanellas
CEO at Invest Cyprus

Program of #reflectfest2020

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    stage

    9:00
    10:00
    11:00
    12:00
    13:00
    15:00
    16:00
    17:00
    Opening ceremony
      09:45 - 10:00
      Building a Successful Empire from Scratch
      10:00 - 10:30
      Fireside chat with Mona Ataya
      10:30 - 10:40
      How to End Procrastination?
      10:40 - 11:10
      Can AI Fix the Crisis of Air Travel?
      11:10 - 11:40
      Radical Honesty in the Tech Era: Can Blunt Conversations Save You at Work and at Home?
      11:40 - 12:10
      Cyprus - A Growing Tech Hub within the EU
        12:10 - 12:40
        Bitcoin - Tool of Freedom or Chaos?
        12:40 - 13:10
        Panel discussion: Future of Food
        13:10 - 13:40
        Great, You've Got a Product But Have You Got a Brand?
        13:40 - 14:10
        The Silver Linings of Financial Crisis: Why We May Not Be Screwed
        14:10 - 14:40
        Circular Economy for Everyday Heroes
        15:10 - 15:40
        Culture Comes First
        15:40 - 16:10
        Why Democracy is the Next Hot Investment Space
        16:10 - 16:40
        Fireside chat with Lisa Witter
        16:40 - 17:00
        Building a Winning Startup
        17:00 - 17:30
        Fireside chat with Yossi Vardi
        17:30 - 17:45
        Startup Exhibition ticket for just 1000 €
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        Live Studio in Limassol, Cyprus

        This year's online edition will stream to your living rooms from a live studio in gorgeous Limassol, Cyprus. Our speakers will connect with us from all over the world and share their unique insights and predictions while chatting with the attendees in real-time and answering your questions.

        Digital Experience

        Reflect Impact Awards 2020

        Reflect Impact Awards 2020 Will Give Spotlight to Startups with a Noble Purpose! Reflect Impact Awards 2020 will highlight the efforts of those companies which have a noble purpose and the goal to help humanity. The reward for the winner is unique: the startup with the most impressive impact will be able to spend two business-packed weeks in Cyprus fully covered. Startups no older than five years, which haven't raised more than 500.000 EUR until today, are eligible. Their product/solution must serve a global audience and has to have a positive impact on the world. Apply by September 9, 2020!

        Learn more & apply

        Grab your ticket!

        €49

        • A 3 day digital experience
        • Digital Access to stage with eye-opening keynotes
        • Interactive EXPO
        • Digital Access to round tables
        • Digital Access to networking and matchmaking app
        • Digital Library of all presentations & sessions
        • Email support

        €1,000

        Later €1,500
        • *Starting from 1000 Eur
        • Full Access to Digital Platform with stage + EXPO
        • Access to all investors and partners via networking sessions
        • Virtual exhibition booth
        • 10 Digital Experience Passes
        • For more info, contact us on [email protected]

        Why humans love Reflect

        • Nat Ware

          Founder & CEO at Forte

          “It’s a fantastic and unique festival. It’s happening in a very beautiful and vibrant city. I really enjoyed the chance to meet a wide range of people both from Cyprus but also across from the region. Reflect is very diverse, very international and what it makes it really unique is that it brings people who are shaping the future from allover the world together.”

        • Logan Cohen

          Co-Founder & CEO at KÜDZOO

          “The Reflect Festival has been fantastic. I really love Cyprus and its energy. The people I am meeting here are so inspiring . We are not only predicting the future but we are all crazy enough that we want to impact it. Reflect Festival really differentiates itself because it is happening in Limassol, an upcoming hub and it’s very international. You get a global view and I am learning from each possible conversation at Reflect.”

        • Sujay Tyle

          Co-Founder & CEO at FCG

          “I love how curious the people here are about world-changing ideas. Cyprus is a great place. It could be a great base for me as I am traveling a lot to Asia. I was impressed by the global nature of the speakers and attendees.”

        • Chris Duffey

          Head of AI & Strategy at Adobe

          “I am enchanted, not only by the beauty of the island but also with the entrepreneurial spirit at the festival. It’s very exciting to see so many progressive thought leaders to come together and accelerate the growth and application of technology.”

        • Martin S. Hauge

          Chairman at Frog Capital

          “Limassol has changed a lot from the last time I have been here. I am attending a lot of conferences and I am surprised how valuable and unique Reflect is. We are thinking and looking for opportunities to invest in Cyprus in the next years after Reflect Festival.”

        • Nat Ware

          Founder & CEO at Forte

          “It’s a fantastic and unique festival. It’s happening in a very beautiful and vibrant city. I really enjoyed the chance to meet a wide range of people both from Cyprus but also across from the region. Reflect is very diverse, very international and what it makes it really unique is that it brings people who are shaping the future from allover the world together.”

        • Logan Cohen

          Co-Founder & CEO at KÜDZOO

          “The Reflect Festival has been fantastic. I really love Cyprus and its energy. The people I am meeting here are so inspiring . We are not only predicting the future but we are all crazy enough that we want to impact it. Reflect Festival really differentiates itself because it is happening in Limassol, an upcoming hub and it’s very international. You get a global view and I am learning from each possible conversation at Reflect.”

        • Sujay Tyle

          Co-Founder & CEO at FCG

          “I love how curious the people here are about world-changing ideas. Cyprus is a great place. It could be a great base for me as I am traveling a lot to Asia. I was impressed by the global nature of the speakers and attendees.”

        • Chris Duffey

          Head of AI & Strategy at Adobe

          “I am enchanted, not only by the beauty of the island but also with the entrepreneurial spirit at the festival. It’s very exciting to see so many progressive thought leaders to come together and accelerate the growth and application of technology.”

        • Martin S. Hauge

          Chairman at Frog Capital

          “Limassol has changed a lot from the last time I have been here. I am attending a lot of conferences and I am surprised how valuable and unique Reflect is. We are thinking and looking for opportunities to invest in Cyprus in the next years after Reflect Festival.”

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