NEXT at Beato Art
& Social Club

This is your guide to the NEXT Lounge at the Beato Art & Social Club during the week of Web Summit.
We teamed up with the Beato and the Mayor of Lisbon to give you early access to Europe’s most anticipated new hub for the creative industries

Schedule

07Tue

  • 17:00–18:00

    Sundowner & Breakout sessions
    AMA’s with experts in the field

    Breaking the language barrier: combining the wisdom of crowds with artificial intelligence to scale high-end translations

    João Graça

    CTO, Unbabel

    Survival tools for entrepreneurs: how to thrive at digital hyperspeed

    Jacob Sylvester Bilabel

    Founder, Good Life Academy

    How to build a vision and what to use it for: a product manager’s 101

    Tracy Rolling

    Product Manager & IoT expert, previously
    with Nokia HERE & Philips

    AR and mass-customization: how to meet customer needs with augmented reality

    Benjamin Kuna

    Founder, Tylko

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  • 18:00–19:00

    Office hours
    Present your company and get 1-on-1 advice with VCs

    Ricardo Sequerra, Cherry Ventures
    Nick Nigam, Samsung Next
  • 19:00–20:00

    Drinks & Mingle

  • 22:00–02:00

    NEXT x Beato Art & Social Club
    (By invitation only)

08Wed

  • 17:00–18:00

    Sundowner & Breakout sessions
    AMA’s with experts in the field

    Startup vs. global company: how to not waste your time dealing with corporate structures and combine the strengths of both worlds instead

    Conrad Fritzsch

    Director of Digitalization Marketing & Sales, Daimler AG

    How to not f*** up with Journalists and get your Startup covered

    Haje Jan Kamps

    journalist and serial entrepreneur

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  • 22:00–02:00

    NEXT x Beato Art & Social Club
    (By invitation only)

09Thu

  • 17:00–18:00

    Sundowner & Breakout sessions
    AMA’s with experts in the field

    Major breakthroughs in AR and VR: experiences that amplify your world

    Mária Rakušanová

    CMO Dream Reality Interactive & VR Curator at Raindance Film Festival

    The future of storytelling: How to create VR films that people care about

    Rafael Pavón

    Filmmaker & Creative Director, Future Lighthouse

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  • 18:00–19:00

    Office hours
    Present your company and get 1-on-1 advice with VCs.

    Felix Petersen, Samsung Next
  • 19:00–20:00

    Drinks & Mingle

  • 22:00–02:00

    NEXT x Beato Art & Social Club
    (By invitation only)

Partners

About NEXT

We started in 2013 on a mission to create breakout software and services and foster a startup culture at Samsung. Since then, our small group has become a global organization that has empowered thousands of entrepreneurs around the world who share our passion for executing against big and bold ideas and building, growing and scaling businesses.

Our team develops products, invests in startups and acquires businesses ready for scale. With a focus on frontier tech, we collaborate with seasoned founders and talented companies that can leverage our capital, resources, expertise and deep connections to achieve their next level.