The Pioneers Festival 2014 – taking place on Oct. 29 & 30 in Imperial Palace, Vienna – is the place in Europe to have a look on the future across all industries with over 2500 participants, high profile speakers, over 150 startups showcasing their products physically and above that some exclusive premieres and product launches.
The “Flying Roadster” – AeroMobil 3.0 – will be unveiled in Vienna and is going to be physically displayed for the first time to a public audience, and combines the qualities of super-cars and light sports aircraft. While some of the confirmed speakers so far include: Sebastian Kurz, Foreign Minister of Austria. Hannes Ametsreiter, CEO of A1 and Telekom Austria Group, Pete Worden, NASA (Head of Silicon Valley based NASA Ames Research Center), Andy Aldrin, Moon Express Son of Buzz Aldrin, Hilton Romanski, Global Head of Innovation Cisco, Danielle Fong, Lightsail Energy (Forbes, Times 30 under 30), Austen Heinz, Cambrian Genetics (Laser Printing DNA)
Global Partner Presentations
Cisco will present the first cohort of IOT startups for their European Entrepreneurs in Residence Program on the Pioneers Festival stage. Konica Minolta is introducing a new multi million investment vehicle for startup funding at Pioneers Festival. The CEO of A1, Hannes Ametsreiter, will give some background information about their Startup initiative and the recently launched A1 Start Up Campus in Vienna.
Future Tech Showcases:
Anki Drive (AI driven real life race battle cars);Â Cubesensors – Smart Home: Product Launch;Â Hexo + (GPI Remote Extreme Sport Drones);Â Johammer – high tech electro motorcycle made in Austria; SUPERSUPER – instant 360Â° 3D-modeling;Â FotoKite – versatile aerial photography; Aero Glass – augmented reality aerial navigation andÂ more than 150 startup showcasing their products.
For more info visit http://www.pioneers.io/festival