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#AIShowBiz Summit 3.0

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Hr

#AIShowBiz Summit 3.0 is a gathering of 1300 trailblazing executives sharing use cases on the intersection of artificial intelligence, blockchain, and the entertainment/media industry. Global Scaling Academy partner Chris Yeh will deliver the talk "Blitzscaling AI: Solving Old Problems With New Technology".

At the event, you'll also meet top executives from technology and entertainment companies, Hollywood directors incorporating AI in their productions, investors with millions of dollars collectively to invest in this space, and media moguls who will all be convening to explore the development of the AI/entertainment ecosystem.

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Scaling for Success Masterclass

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs

The Epicenter team has invited Global Scaling Academy's Jeff Abbott, and Result's Adrian McDonald and Mahesh Kumar, to Epicenter Oslo to hold a Blitzscaling masterclass. This is for an exclusive group (25) of founders/CEO’s who have the ambition to build global companies.

The masterclass will focus on helping you to create structures to scale, as well as exploring how you can create massively valuable companies in the face of uncertainty. Places are limited in order to give you time to work on your specific challenges. 

Scaleup Qualification Criteria:

  1. Only for scale-ups, min. 500k EUR in revenues or funding
  2. CEO / founder or responsible for growth

Event organized by the creators behind Blitzscaling, Epicenter Stockholm, Global Scaling Academy, and Result.

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Scaling for Success Masterclass

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs

The Epicenter team has invited Global Scaling Academy's Jeff Abbott, and Result's Adrian McDonald and Mahesh Kumar, to Epicenter Helsinki to hold a Blitzscaling masterclass. This is for an exclusive group (25) of founders/CEO’s who have the ambition to build global companies. The masterclass will focus on helping you to create structures to scale, as well as exploring how you can create massively valuable companies in the face of uncertainty. Places are limited in order to give you time to work on your specific challenges. 

Scaleup Qualification Criteria:

  1. Only for scale-ups, min. 500k EUR in revenues or funding
  2. CEO / founder or responsible for growth

Event organized by the creators behind Blitzscaling, Epicenter Stockholm, Global Scaling Academy, and Result.

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Venture Day 2019

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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Novus Concilium's Venture Day 2019 is a day to talk about venture capital, startups, Mexico, and Silicon Valley. Talks and conferences with entrepreneurs, investors, and lawyers with real-life experiences will be held. Startups ready to raise capital will present their companies before a panel of investors and expert entrepreneurs.

Global Scaling academy partners Chris Yeh and Jeff Abbott will participate in the Silicon Valley investor panel discussion "Gold Rush", in which they will talk about how to connect Mexico with Silicon Valley. The investors will share their knowledge on how to raise capital, Blitzcale, and build massive success the Silicon Valley way.

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Fireside Chat with Reid Hoffman

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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The Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium offers practical guidance on achieving success as a venture capitalist and/or CEO in a rapidly changing marketplace. During this fireside chat, Greylock Partners' Reid Hoffman and Stanford Law professor Mike Callahan, will examine how to respond effectively to new governance challenges at venture capital firms and at portfolio companies, as well as best practices in fund management and limited partner relationships.

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Plenary Session – Fostering a Diverse, Inclusive and Ethical Culture of Success

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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In the age of unicorns and instant social media attention, what is a positive organizational culture and how do you create and reinforce it while still innovating at speed and scale? This panel session with Global Scaling Academy partner Chris Yeh will consider how venture capitalists, leaders, and advisors can establish strong culture and values at their own firms and at the portfolio companies they are helping to build.

The Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium offers practical guidance on achieving success as a venture capitalist and/or CEO in a rapidly changing marketplace.

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Scaling for Success Masterclass

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs

The Epicenter team has invited Global Scaling Academy's Jeff Abbott, and Result's Adrian McDonald and Mahesh Kumar, to Epicenter Amsterdam to hold a Blitzscaling masterclass. This is for an exclusive group (25) of founders/CEO’s who have the ambition to build global companies. The masterclass will focus on helping you to create structures to scale, as well as exploring how you can create massively valuable companies in the face of uncertainty. Places are limited in order to give you time to work on your specific challenges. 

Scaleup Qualification Criteria:

  1. Only for scale-ups, min. 500k EUR in revenues or funding
  2. CEO / founder or responsible for growth

Event organized by the creators behind Blitzscaling, Epicenter Stockholm, Global Scaling Academy, and Result.

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Scaling for Success Masterclass

  • Date: September 21, 2019
  • Time:
  • Duration: 4 Hrs

The Epicenter team has invited Global Scaling Academy's Jeff Abbott, and Result's Adrian McDonald and Mahesh Kumar, to Epicenter Stockholm to hold a Blitzscaling masterclass. This is for an exclusive group (25) of founders/CEO’s who have the ambition to build global companies. The masterclass will focus on helping you to create structures to scale, as well as exploring how you can create massively valuable companies in the face of uncertainty. Places are limited in order to give you time to work on your specific challenges. 

Scaleup Qualification Criteria:

  1. Only for scale-ups, min. 500k EUR in revenues or funding
  2. CEO / founder or responsible for growth

Event organized by the creators behind Blitzscaling, Epicenter Stockholm, Global Scaling Academy, and Result.

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HanaHaus Venture Talk With Chris Yeh

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 2 Hrs

This evening conversation with Global Scaling Academy partner Chris Yeh, will cover how the Blitzscaling framework helps founders, venture capitalists, corporate leaders, policymakers, and everyday people better understand how the internet has changed the way we work together to build amazing organizations.

Chris is the co-author, along with Reid Hoffman, of Blitzscaling, the book that explains how to build world-changing companies like Amazon, Alibaba, and Airbnb in record time.

This event is part of a monthly event series organized jointly by SAP Silicon Valley and HanaHaus. Each event will bring together pioneers and thought leaders of Silicon Valley to discuss significant trends in the areas of entrepreneurship, venture capital, and technology.

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Nordic Scaleup Summit at Arctic15 2019

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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During the Nordic Scaleup Summit's Scaling Track at Arctic15 2019, Global Scaling Academy partner Jeff Abbott will join other leading business influencers in sharing firsthand stories about what it’s like to run a business in Northern Europe, and uncover the most exciting scaling companies from the region. Jeff will deliver the talk "Blitzscaling: the Silicon Valley Mindset", in which he'll share insights on the fundamentals of Blitzscaling and how it can apply to the rest of the world.

Arctic15 2019 is a networking startup conference in the Nordics and Baltics providing an efficient place for meetings between startups, investors, corporates, media and partners. Founders, thought leaders, and top investors from Europe, Asia and US share their views and tell stories about latest tech and innovation. Program consists of talks, panels, workshops and speed dating sessions

Through Nordic Innovation. you get a discount code "scaleupsummit" for the Attendee ticket, which will give you full access to the 2-day Arctic 15 event.

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AccelerateOTT 2019

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Day

Global Scaling Academy partner Chris Yeh takes the stage at AccelerateOTT to share lessons learned from decades of experience funding, advising or investing in over 100 high-tech startups (including 9-figure companies Ustream (investor, advisor, CEO), UserTesting.com (advisor), and Gusto (investor)). As a cofounder of Global Scaling Academy, Chris wants to empower individuals and organizations to plan and execute on hypergrowth by adapting for speed-to-scale entrepreneurship in his talk "The Lightning Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies".

AccelerateOTT is a gathering of hundreds of founders, innovators, industry veterans, investors from Canada’s Capital Region, across Canada, and around the world. Hosted by Invest Ottawa, this one-day entrepreneurship conference strives to equip, connect and create new opportunities for entrepreneurs and firms to catalyze their growth and commercial success.

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MIT Venture Scaling Bootcamp

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: Sep 23 - 26, 2019

In this 4-day sprint with MIT Bootcamps, you as a founder will learn first-hand from world-class scaling thought leaders and practitioners, such as LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman and Global Scaling Academy partners Chris Yeh and Jeff Abbott. Founders will hand-craft a much-needed plan to address their scaling challenges through learning the frameworks, methodologies, and insights vital to working towards building their startups into massively valuable companies. Participating entrepeneurs will become a part of a highly-selective community of global founders who are growing their startups.

MIT Venture Scaling Bootcamp is for founders, CEOs, and key leadership team members whose ventures have demonstrated product-market fit and now ready to scale up. Application deadline: July 1, 2019.

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Startup Grind Webinar

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Hr

In this webinar, conducted in partnership with StartupGrind, participants will learn strategies for successfully positioning themselves to get business with large corporations. Webinar led by Jeff Abbott, CEO of GSA, and Dennis Poulsen, CEO of Valuer.ai.

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Upstate Unleashed

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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GSA Co-founder and Blitzscaling co-author Chris Yeh will keynote at The 5th annual Upstate Unleashed Conference on September 20th at Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY, where UVC, partners and over 400 entrepreneurial leaders will assemble and the top CEOs of Upstate NY’s fastest growing companies.

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RiseUp Summit Cairo

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 3 Hrs

Chris Yeh, Blitzscaling Co-author and Global Scaling Academy Co-Founder, will deliver a keynote on "Blitzscaling in the MENA Region" at the RiseUp Summit in Cairo on 12/6, followed by a Blitzscaling workshop where he will be joined by GSA Cofounder Jeff Abbott.

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Kairos Europe Summit

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 2 Hrs

Jeff Abbott, GSA CEO, and Dennis Poulsen, CEO of Valuer.ai, will address Kairos fellows, and corporate and investor partners at the 2019 Kairos Europe Summit.

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Verizon Media Partner Summit

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 2 Hours

GSA Co-founders Chris Yeh and Jeff Abbott will participate in Verizon Media's Partner Summit in Los Angeles.

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HenkelX Milan

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 2 Hrs

GSA Co-Founder and CEO Jeff Abbott will participate at the HenkelX launch event, in Milan, Italy.

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Blitzscaling in the Nordics

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 20 min

Jeff Abbott, co-founder and CEO of Global Scaling Academy, will describe the key elements of the Blitzscaling framework for company building and investment responsible for the massive of success of company's like Airbnb and Uber, and relate its lessons to the Nordic region.

Session Details

Wednesday 18. September 2019
14:15 - 14:351) Inspiration Stage

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McKinsey & Co Global Conference

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: All Day

Blitzscaling co-authors Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh, and GSA CEO Jeff Abbott, will participate in the McKinsey & Company annual Global Partners Meeting.

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Blitzscaling in China

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 10 Days

Global Scaling Academy will partner with Green Prosperity Group to lead a Blitzscaling in China program in Shenzen and Xi'An.

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Blitzscale Your New Ventures

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Hr

Dennis Poulsen, CEO Valuer.ai and Jeff Abbott, CEO Global Scaling Academy will lead this workshop at TechBBQ intended for startup founders and corporate innovators seeking to bring speed and scalability to their growth, and specifically how to do so when working together.\

Session Details

Wednesday 18. September 2019
11:00 - 11:45 Scene Room, H15

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Blitzscaling with Startups in Large Organizations

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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Jeff Abbott, CEO of Global Scaling Academy, and Dennis Poulsen, CEO of Valuer.ai, will lead a fireside chat-style conversation around the topic of how large organizations can bring "blitzscale" speed to their innovation efforts by partnering effectively with startups.

Session Details

Wednesday 18. September 2019
14:35 - 14:551) Inspiration Stage

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Research to Startup Program

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 5 Days

Global Scaling Academy will run it Research to Startup Program in partnership with the Qatar Science and Technology Park, in Doha Qatar, from October 13-17th.

The event recruits experienced entrepreneurial talent to partner with the world-class researchers at Qatar's national research laboratories and universities in order to build new startups around their mature, licensable technologies.

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Blitzscaling Win-Win Corporate / Startup Partnerships

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Hr

Dennis Poulsen, CEO of Valuer.ai, and Jeff Abbott, CEO of Global Scaling Academy, will conduct this workshop intended for scaling companies and corporate leaders seeking to partner to grown faster.

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Blitzscaling Win-Win Corporate / Startup Partnerships

  • Date: September 21, 2019
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  • Duration: 1 Hr

Dennis Poulsen, CEO of Valuer.ai, and Jeff Abbott, CEO of Global Scaling Academy, will conduct this workshop intended for scaling companies and corporate leaders seeking to partner to grown faster.

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