Not long to go until Rakuten Future Forum London. We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers ready to share their insights in some lively discussions on the state of entrepreneurship in Europe and all of its challenges and opportunities. There are still some seats available at the event, so if you are interested in joining, reach out to us on events@mail.rakuten.com.

Below you can find the latest agenda for the day. We hope to see you there. If you can’t make it on the day, don’t forget that you can stay on top of the action online with the #RAKUTENFF hashtag.

Date & Time: November 12, 2015
Venue: The White Rabbit, 471 – 473 The Arches, Dereham Place, London, England EC2A 3HJ

 

Time Session Speakers
16:00 Welcome Mark Haviland, Managing Director, Rakuten Marketing
16:05 Why Entrepreneurship Matters Christian Macht, CSO, Rakuten Europe
15:10 Fireside Chat: Fintech Investments Christian Macht, CSO, Rakuten Europe

Oskar Miel, Rakuten, Inc.

16:20 Fireside Chat: Cabify – Disruption and Growth Juan de Antonio, CEO, Cabify
16:30 Panel: Is Coding the New Shakespeare? Kathryn Parsons, CEO and Co-Founder, Decoded

Henry Lane Fox, Co-founder and CEO, Founders Factory Ltd

Lucy Adams, Chairman and Managing Director, Firehouse

Moderator: Phil Reay – Smith, Head of Media, Ogilvy

17:00 Panel: Embracing the Art of Disruption John Hammond, Sales Director, Currency Cloud

Heikki Haldre, CPO, Fits.me

James Hurley, Enterprise Editor, The Times

Leanne Kemp, Founder and CEO, Everledger

Moderator: Phil Reay – Smith, Head of Media, Ogilvy

17:40 Cocktail Reception