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Nicolai Schattgen
Founder & CEO at Match-Maker Ventures


Nicolai is founder and CEO of Match-Maker Ventures, co-founder of OptInk and board member at a several tech startups. At Match-Maker Ventures, Nicolai is bridging the gap between growth-stage companies and large corporates with the objective to setup value creating collaborations between the two. Prior to that, Nicolai was part of the Global TIME leadership team at Arthur D. Little, where Nicolai advised multi-billion-dollar companies and financial investors. Nicolai regularly acts as keynote speaker, publishes insights on the topic of innovation, startups and collaboration and acts as a mentor for several accelerators. Nicolai is a German citizen, lives in Austria, worked in 20+ countries and studied in Austria and the US.

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote Opening Address: The Platform Economy Is Coming – Get Ready! How Much Of A Threat Are The Tech Giants To Incumbents In The Data Wars? Where Will The Competitive Spaces Be? Is There Room For Collaboration?

  • Power Panel: Building An Innovation Culture, Not An Innovation Team. How Can Innovation & Business-As-Usual Co-Exist?


Speakers at this event