…but you are not alone. At CHANGEMAKERS19 you can connect and collaborate with like-minded people, in similar roles, chasing similar objectives, facing similar challenges – folks you wish you had more of at your company, and in your life.
Join 500+ business leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, CEOs , policy makers, startup founders and researchers to network, learn and celebrate today’s innovators and to explore tomorrow’s possibilities in shaping and unlocking our future and that of our organisations.
Speaker, Futurists, Innovation Expert
Founder - Rekindle Learning
Founder & Chief of Development - Catapult
Chief Researcher - MCAST
CEO, Vodafone Malta
Get ready. We've got a jam packed agenda ready for you. Agenda is subject to change.
MIS19 Welcome Speeches
There Will Be Two Types of Companies: Brave and Dead
Paavo Beckman goes through radical facts and tells why you and how big part of big companies will collapse quite soon. He is helping many big European corporates to undergo a digital transformation and he shows you some concrete methods to survive successfully.
Why There Has Never Been A Better Time For Your Company To Partner With A Startup
Coffee Break & Networking
Hacking An Innovator's Mindset
How do we become innovative? Why are some of us so innovative while others are just stuck in status quo?
The Sexiest Design Sprint Of Your Life (NB : no sex included)
Get ready to rumble! Andre Matarazzo & Jussi Solja from The Sexy Beast take you on a hands-on journey - a design sprint like you've never experienced before. Don't worry : you will not be asked to perform any sex during this session!
Lunch & Networking
Learn how social-driven projects make an impact on the world. How does a social consideration actually help your brand/product/service and advance its innovation path? Real-world cases.
Comedy : 2020 Pitch
Christoph Sollich's latest startup: The Year 2020! Makes no sense right? It will make A LOT of sense after this session.
Building Capacity For A National Innovation Ecosystem
Masterclasses & Workshops
Time to get more in depth into the key innovation hot topics. This set of masterclasses and workshops, running in parallel, will give you the opportunity to choose your favourite subject and discuss it directly with the experts in a smaller, more intimate environment. The masterclasses will cover all/some of the following topics:
- The Future Of Work
- Digital Health
- E-Mobility & Renewable Energy
- Blockchain Usecases
- Ethics in AI
- Circular Economy, Agritech & Food Sustainability
- 5G Connectivity, IOT enabling Smart Homes & Smart Cities
- Social Innovation
- The Future Of Money & Payments
Contribution To Innovation AWARD
Some chaps around us have dedicated their life to innovation. Do you know any of them? We are accepting nominations for the Contribution To Innovation AWARD. Contact us to send your nominations.
CEO's Role In Innovation - Panel
What's the role of the CEO and top management in innovating a business, its processes and its business model? Can a CEO shape the culture of a company? If so, how can he/she do that?
The Future Of E-Mobility - The Malta Link
6 startups - shortlisted before the Summit, battle it out to convince the judges and the audience to win the CASH PRIZE linked to competition. Details on how to participate here.
Startup Express ‘Pitching for Growth’
An event organised by Malta Enterprise.
Renewable Energy Day
An event organised by the MCAST Energy Research Group.
Co-Designing Innovation Hubs
Event organised by Malta Life Sciences Park
Pre-Conference Workshops Will Be Announced Shortly
9th Oct MIS19 Satellite Events To Be Announced Shortly
Get a glimpse of the previous two editions.
- VIP Dinner - 10th Oct
- VIP Lounge Access
- VIP Conference Pass & Masterclasses - 11th Oct
- Introductions To Speakers & Key Stakeholders
- + All The Other Benefits Of A Regular Ticket
- Networking Drinks