World Innovations Forum
powering a global exchange for innovative minds

What's up

Learning from others how to grow, how to get the best team, how to raise capital, how to invest, how to win, how to be more innovative...

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What's up

Among many great things in Silicon Valley, one stands out far above all: Constant Exchange. Building a business in Silicon Valley, or investing in Silicon Valley means learning on steroid. If you don't learn from others and share your own experience you will soon go back home - nothing achieved.

The ``Society3 World Innovations Network`` is build to bring that spirit to all corners of the earth. The World Innovations Forum is the annual meeting to brings it together face to face.

Why come?

Meet entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, incubators and innovation officers from 25+ countries and influence the course of entrepreneurship down the road.

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Why come?

VISION
We envision a world where prosperity is possible for all nations by increasing local entrepreneurship

MISSION
We develop structures and technologies for a constant online and offline collaboration globally. We build the first global innovation eco-system, with no physical boundaries where everybody can join

GOALS
It is our objective to double innovation success rate from 10% today to 20% by 2035

Entrepreneurs

Highly innovative entrepreneurs from startups, corporate innovation labs and universities

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Entrepreneurs

BACKGROUND
Every improvement in convenience ever created was brought to people by successful entrepreneurs. Yet only 10% of startups actually make it. In the next 20 years we want to double the success rate.

BENEFITS FOR ENTREPRENEURS/INTRAPRENEURS
* Express your biggest challenges, suggest possible solutions and help shape the world of entrepreneurship.
* Learn all about investors, enablers and government representatives in other countries.
* Present your innovative business as nominee and possible most interesting later-stage startup in the world.

This Forum is probably the best place for a global exchange, not just on high level but also having the opportunity to interact with all constituencies of the innovation economy.

Investors

Business Angels, Venture Capital Investors and other Innovation Finance Investors

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Investors

BACKGROUND
While most startup investors have a hard time to model their investment strategy and achieving a good IRR, learning from other top investors in the world is probably one of the biggest advantages.

BENEFITS
* Hear and share successful investment strategies with investors from around the world.
* Express your biggest challenges and see how others respond. Get inspired to build a better investment foundation.
* Present your investment cases and portfolio and possibly become the most interesting investor in the world.

This Forum is probably the best place for a global exchange, not just on a high level but also having the opportunity to interact with all constituencies of the innovation economy.

Enabler

Co-Working Spaces, Accelerators, Mentors and other Enablers

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Enabler

BACKGROUND
Innovation enablers play one of the most critical roles in making startup entrepreneurs successful. Yet most enablers around the world explore their opportunities by try and error.

BENEFITS FOR ENABLER
* Learn from other incubators, mentors, accelerators and participating entrepreneurs and investors what works best for them.
* Express your biggest challenges and seek ideas and inspirations to build an even better startup ecosystem in your country.
* Show your current business and success stories and maybe get nominated for the best enabler in the world.

The Forum is probably the best place to exchange and learn from others to become an even more successful enabler.

Officers

Government Representatives responsible for Economic Development and Innovation

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Officers

BACKGROUND
Innovations, being the primary engine for economic growth, governments from around the world undertake major initiatives and invest serious amounts of capital to fuel that engine. This Forum is probably the best place for a global exchange, not just on a high level but also having the opportunity to interact with all constituencies of the innovation economy.

BENEFITS
* Learn from innovation centers, entrepreneurs and investors how their engagement transformed their society and gained prosperity.
* Share success stories and biggest challenges and see how ideas and inspiration from the WIForum Family can ignite a better innovation and economic growth program.
* Present your country and compete for the best startup country in the world.

The Forum is probably the best place to exchange and learn from others to create an even more successful Country eco-system for entrepreneurs.

Current Engagement Plans

350

Estimated Attendees

50

Countries

20

Think Tank Meetings

6

Keynotes

5

Reception, LinkUp Dinner and more

50

Best new innovations from 50 countries

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2018 Program

The World Innovations Forum is all about helping innovators be more successful.

Topic Focus

WHAT CAN DOUBLE ENTREPRENEURS SUCCESS RATE?
This event is about challenges that hinders entrepreneurs to become more successful in bringing their innovation into global markets.

Most Interesting Topics

EVENT TOPICS ARE DECIDED BY OUR MEMBERS
We want to hear from you, Entrepreneurs, Intrapreneurs, Investors, Mentors, Incubators, Innovation Officers,  what your most burning challenges are and what topics you would like to explore, discuss or learn from others.  e

Please use the form to your right and share what you would like to get out of this annual meeting.

Speaking

CALL FOR PAPERS
If you are an Entrepreneur, Intrapreneur of a corp. innovation lab, Investor, Mentor, Incubator, or government Innovation Officer and have something to share, please apply as a speaker.

Keynotes, Think Tanks and Innovation Circles

AN INNOVATIVE EVENT FORMAT
KEYNOTES – You will listen to several highly inspiring speaker from the entrepreneurs world, where many can learn from.
THINK TANKS – a mix of all innovation stakeholders explore and discuss topics such as: best ways to get funding, impact of block chain, challenges with robotics, how to stimulate innovation, best accelerator business models and whatever else are some of the most burning and success relevant issues.
INNOVATION CIRCLES – here groups such as investors, government representatives, incubators, mentors, accelerators get together and discuss innovation industry specific topics.

Suggestions

This highly collaborative event is asking entrepreneurs, investors, enablers and communities to suggest topics that need to be addressed and collectively solved.

Add your suggestions here



Ticket sale will start in January 2018

The World Innovations Forum is the annual event of the Society3 World Innovations Network and primarily for entrepreneurs, innovation labs, investors, innovation enabler and government representatives.

Ticket sales will open January 2018. Attendance is for members only. Please check out membership opportunities at the Society3 website.

295
Entrepreneurs
Running a startup up to 5 years old
  • Participation in all conference sessions
  • Attending all entrepreneurs competitions
  • participating in all entertainment programs
795
Intrapreneurs
Corp. innovation labs
  • Participation in all conference sessions
  • Attending all entrepreneurs competitions
  • participating in all entertainment programs
  • Access to corp. innovation circles
795
Enabler
Investors, accelerators, incubators, mentors...
  • Participation in all conference sessions
  • Attending all entrepreneurs competitions
  • participating in all entertainment programs
  • Access to enabler circles
  • Ability to host solution sessions
1.295
General attendance
Everybody interested in innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Participation in all conference sessions
  • Attending all entrepreneurs competitions
  • participating in all entertainment programs
  • Access to government circles

Partner

It takes teamwork to make a dream work - a global team of partners will make this entrepreneurs dream come true

Global Partner Network

We are building a global partner network. Partners influence and shape the event structure, inspire people in the respective countries to participate and help induce others to make the vision of increasing the startup success rate a reality. Inspire - influence – induce.

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Global Partner Network

PARTNERSHIP

The World Innovations Forum is the beginning of an amazing journey helping millions of entrepreneurs to become more successful, create more jobs and make live much easier.

Our partners are instrumental in fulfilling our bold vision. Imagine if we can make a million startups grow into small medium businesses and hire 500 people in the next 10 years – they would create more jobs than the entire unemployment on earth. Please join us.

PARTNER BENEFITS

1) Becoming a part of one of the largest movements towards innovation and entrepreneurship, which is the core engine of all prosperity. Being part of a truly global initiative
2) Recognized as partner on our website and some of our outreach initiatives
3) Become part of a global exchange program and meet extraordinary people
4) Get a free ticket to join the event yourself
5) Participate from the outcome and build your business faster and better
6) Leverage the fact that you have been a partner for your own marketing
7) Check our sponsorship brochure for compensation benefits

Different tasks require different qualities

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Ambassadors
Head of project in the respective country or state. Orchestrating the efforts in the respective region.
Counselors
Focusing on specific audiences such as entrepreneurs relations, government relations, enabler relations, or specific engagement tasks.
Attaches
Focusing on a variety of other topics such as media relations... (WIForum media attaché), cultural attaché, working with cultural related topics...
Supporters
Helping in many various ways from supporting initiatives, helping spread the word, making introductions and more.
Sponsors
A small number of qualified and carefully selected sponsors from each country.

To join as partner, please register on the form at the right hand side of this page. We will respond within one or two days.

Join as country representative

If you feel you can help us, please apply here.  We will send you a detailed partner program and explore how we can work together.

Team

The WIForum is created by entrepreneurs, investors, and innovation driven master minds.

Axel Schultze

Co-Founder

Manuela Rantra

Managing Director

Dr. Teresa Mandl

Founding Member

Lars Sonderegger

Founding Member

Marita Roebkes

Founding Member

Dr. Carole Ackerman

Founding Member

Prof. Dr. Matthes Fleck

Founding Member

About

The World Innovations Forum is the annual global conference of the Society3 members from currently 25 countries to meet face to face. The purpose of the conference is to enhance personal connections, learn and explore together and coordinate focus and topics of the following year.

Society3 is a global exchange for innovative minds like entrepreneurs, corporate innovation labs, investors, mentors, incubators, accelerators and innovation officers at governments. The group introduces a structure, technology and a mindset for all innovation stakeholder to connect globally and locally, and rapidly improving innovation success rate across the globe. The objective is to double innovation success rate by 2035 and with it prosperity in all nations.

Gallery

We will soon expand on this area

~ 50 countries

We're expecting entrepreneurs, investors and country representatives from around the world

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~ 50 countries

We are initially starting with a selection of 50 countries who already have established some entrepreneurial communities, an active government support for entrepreneurs and innovative solutions.
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bangladesh
Belgium
Brazil
Bulgaria
Cameroon
Canada
China
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan
Latvia
Lichtenstein
Malaysia
Malta
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Norway
Pakistan
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Slovenia
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
United Kingdom
United States
Vietnam

Should your country not be on this list, please contact us via the contact form right here on the website.

Recent posts

We are sharing progress and external suggestions.

  • INAUGURAL STARTUP COMPETITION

    INAUGURAL STARTUP COMPETITION

    On August 29 we will start the very first National Startup Competition in Zurich Switzerland. Also Switzerland, is one of the 50 countries competing for the best entrepreneurs. PRICE / REWARD Participation in the new “Global Traction Development” program The winners will get a free seat in the new “Global Traction Development” enabling the teams...

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  • ENABLING A GLOBAL EXCHANGE – WHAT WAS SO FAR LIMITED TO SILICON VALLEY

    ENABLING A GLOBAL EXCHANGE – WHAT WAS SO FAR LIMITED TO SILICON VALLEY

    In the third century B.C. ancient Alexandria was the most important connection point in the world for thinker, inventor and entrepreneurs. In recent times Silicon Valley is the go to point for technology entrepreneurs. With the technology we have today, the rapidly evolving globalization, and the fast growing number of entrepreneurs, we need to make...

  • Call for ambassadors

    Call for ambassadors

    We are currently building our global ambassador network. The World Innovations Forum is bringing together the world’s top minds, helping entrepreneurs to bring their solutions successfully to global markets – beyond just inventing. W A N T E D !!! We are looking for people who can represent their country as ambassador and organize local...

  • INAUGURAL STARTUP COMPETITION

    INAUGURAL STARTUP COMPETITION

    On August 29 we will start the very first National Startup Competition in Zurich Switzerland. Also Switzerland, is one of the 50 countries competing for the best entrepreneurs. PRICE / REWARD Participation in the new “Global Traction Development” program The winners will get a free seat in the new “Global Traction Development” enabling the teams...

    Read More
  • ENABLING A GLOBAL EXCHANGE – WHAT WAS SO FAR LIMITED TO SILICON VALLEY

    ENABLING A GLOBAL EXCHANGE – WHAT WAS SO FAR LIMITED TO SILICON VALLEY

    In the third century B.C. ancient Alexandria was the most important connection point in the world for thinker, inventor and entrepreneurs. In recent times Silicon Valley is the go to point for technology entrepreneurs. With the technology we have today, the rapidly evolving globalization, and the fast growing number of entrepreneurs, we need to make...

  • Call for ambassadors

    Call for ambassadors

    We are currently building our global ambassador network. The World Innovations Forum is bringing together the world’s top minds, helping entrepreneurs to bring their solutions successfully to global markets – beyond just inventing. W A N T E D !!! We are looking for people who can represent their country as ambassador and organize local...

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