UP 2024

Manufacturing Day


The Manufacturing Day 2024 under the topic "The Speed of Innovation" aims to highlight the speed of technological developments and innovation activities in the global manufacturing industry. Renowned speakers from all over the world provide insights into mechanisms and approaches that allow companies to accelerate their innovation processes and thus create a competitive advantage. 

Keynote Speaker Dr. Steven J. Spear, Author and Senior Lecturer at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management, speaks about the crucial role of agility and adaptability for enterprises striving to outpace their counterparts in generating and delivering solutions to complex challenges. Experts from politics, industry, and research will delve into the essential prerequisites and framework conditions that foster innovation.

A highlight of the event is the BoostUp! competition, where European industrial tech startups will pitch their innovative solutions to a global audience and an expert jury. Use the opportunity to create meaningful connections and organise 1:1 meetings with other participants! 

See you at the Manufacturing Day 2024 in Vienna! 

09:00 - 10:00 Admission 
10:00 - 12:00 BoostUp! East 2024: Startup Pitching
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Break & Networking
13:30 - 14:30 Opening & Keynote Speech by Dr. Steven J. Spear
14:30 - 15:30 Panel Discussion: Accelerating Innovation in Manufacturing
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break & Networking
16:00 - 16:30 BoostUp! East Award Ceremony
16:30 - 17:30 Panel Discussion: Accelerating Europe - Pathways to drive innovation!
17:30 - 20:00 Networking & Dinner

06.06.2024 10:00 - 18:00
Aula der Wissenschaften (Hall of Sciences), Wollzeile 27A, 1010 Vienna, Austria

General Admission
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