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[MaGIC Webinar] Growth through Corporate Venture Building

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[MaGIC Webinar] Growth through Corporate Venture Building

In light of the ongoing Movement Control Order (MCO) and MaGIC’s recent survey having conclusive data that only 2.9% of start-ups are confident in surviving through MCO – MaGIC will be bringing you its Webinar series, a platform for online live sessions with industry experts and entrepreneurs to shed light on the various ways to strategise and thrive in a time of crisis, such as the one brought about by the COVID-19.

Each topic in the series will dive into the different areas of business and offer tools and insights for business sustainability, followed by a Q&A session. We at MaGIC will strive to provide a platform of support for our entrepreneurs as best we can.

The Session

In this webinar session, FutureLabs Ventures will be providing a perspective on a new model in driving impact at scale with corporate innovation efforts: Corporate Venturing.

An interesting session for all types of businesses; it benefits corporates looking into accelerating innovation efforts, startups looking to partner with corporates and budding founders evaluating to take their career to the next step.

For corporates and founders who wonder if the current model is the right one for them and for Startups seeking how to be the best value to their corporate partners, this session will cover several points; from the basics of Corporate Venture Building to the practical aspects of venture building.

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Speakers

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Tamanna Dahiya

Tamanna is the Innovation Director at FutureLabs Ventures, a corporate venture building firm. ​She has a track record of bringing distinctive digital ventures to life in partnership with large Fortune 500 corporates. Prior to FutureLab Ventures, Tamanna led customer engagements and trends research projects for DHL Asia Pacific Innovation Center (APIC) in topics such as Robotics, Augmented Reality, omnichannel and blockchain. With experience in consulting and supply chain industries for the last 15 years, Tamanna is passionate about finding the right strategy to accelerate and implement innovation.

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Giuseppe Manai

Giuseppe is the CEO of Sopt AI, a startup built with FutureLab Ventures which focuses on optimising supply chains with autonomous forecasts and optimisation underpinned by automatic machine learning for supply chain operations and financing. With over 20 years of experience in Data Science and Product Management, he is passionate about creating ventures of value by putting advanced science into robust and long-standing software products. He is also motivated by driving tech teams ​to success with professional rigour & personal integrity. A strong entrepreneur with experience in executing big data strategies in both startup and corporate, Giuseppe holds a PhD in Physics from Trinity College Dublin.

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[MaGIC Webinar] Growth through Corporate Venture Building

Jul 22, 2020 11:00 AM

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12:00 pm

Online Webinar

Free

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In light of the ongoing Movement Control Order (MCO) and MaGIC’s recent survey having conclusive data that only 2.9% of start-ups are confident in surviving through MCO – MaGIC will be bringing you its Webinar series, a platform for online live sessions with industry experts and entrepreneurs to shed light on the various ways to strategise and thrive in a time of crisis, such as the one brought about by the COVID-19.

Each topic in the series will dive into the different areas of business and offer tools and insights for business sustainability, followed by a Q&A session. We at MaGIC will strive to provide a platform of support for our entrepreneurs as best we can.

The Session

In this webinar session, FutureLabs Ventures will be providing a perspective on a new model in driving impact at scale with corporate innovation efforts: Corporate Venturing.

An interesting session for all types of businesses; it benefits corporates looking into accelerating innovation efforts, startups looking to partner with corporates and budding founders evaluating to take their career to the next step.

For corporates and founders who wonder if the current model is the right one for them and for Startups seeking how to be the best value to their corporate partners, this session will cover several points; from the basics of Corporate Venture Building to the practical aspects of venture building.

How does it work?

45 minutes presentation

15 minutes Q&A

Key takeaways

What is Corporate Venture Building and how does this compare to corporate innovation strategies of accelerators/incubators?

Why are we biased towards building ventures with corporate assets?

How are the corporates looking at venture opportunities with a new lens? What are some of the areas gaining focus?

Practical aspects of the journey: A case study by a corporate venture founder

Speaker Profile

Tamanna Dahiya

Innovation Director at FutureLabs Ventures

Tamanna is the Innovation Director at FutureLabs Ventures, a corporate venture building firm. ​She has a track record of bringing distinctive digital ventures to life in partnership with large Fortune 500 corporates. Prior to FutureLab Ventures, Tamanna led customer engagements and trends research projects for DHL Asia Pacific Innovation Center (APIC) in topics such as Robotics, Augmented Reality, omnichannel and blockchain. With experience in consulting and supply chain industries for the last 15 years, Tamanna is passionate about finding the right strategy to accelerate and implement innovation.

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Giuseppe Manai

CEO of Sopt AI

Giuseppe is the CEO of Sopt AI, a startup built with FutureLab Ventures which focuses on optimising supply chains with autonomous forecasts and optimisation underpinned by automatic machine learning for supply chain operations and financing. With over 20 years of experience in Data Science and Product Management, he is passionate about creating ventures of value by putting advanced science into robust and long-standing software products. He is also motivated by driving tech teams ​to success with professional rigour & personal integrity. A strong entrepreneur with experience in executing big data strategies in both startup and corporate, Giuseppe holds a PhD in Physics from Trinity College Dublin.

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