Connecting industry leaders with Data Innovation's Best & Brightest.

Global Venture Forum invites business & data engineering leaders active digital transformation to meet with leading entrepreneurs and talent from around the world. Today’s Best & Brightest will shape the future of industry and society, and help meet the 5x demand growth in data architecture spend by US industry over the next three to five years.

We are the technology we seek. 

Who joins the GVF?

  • Business & Digital Leaders managing platforms and digital transformation, data engineering and machine learning, CX, business innovation, corporate development, strategy & partnerships from brands like Audi, Adobe, Apple, GE, IBM, Microsoft, Qualcomm, SAP, ServiceNow 
  • Best & Brightest Data Innovation Scaleups with international development in Augmented Intelligence, Data Orchestration, Machine Learning, Applied Data Science, SaaS for Enterprise, Connected Industry, Robotics, Blockchain & Data Security/Privacy 
  • Ecosystem Supernodes like UC Berkeley graduate researchers & faculty, North Star AI (Tallinn), The Heart (Warsaw), Lodz University of Technology, Krakow University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology, High Tech Startbahn (Dresden)

Invited Industry leaders, data architects & VCs Register Here:

 Invited Delegate Registration


“…combined the scaleup world with the corporate and
investment world in a comfortable, no-strings attached manner”

GVF Delegate, VP Corporate Development

Who attends GVF

Nitin Badjatia

Global Head Product Strategy, ServiceNow

Charis Kaskiris

Principal Data Scientist, Autodesk

Jamie McGurk

Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

David Hindley

Director Corporate Development, Autodesk

Rainer Sternfeld

GM of Data Platforms & VP of Strategic Projects, Intertrust

Magnus Arildsson

Global Director IoT Ecosystem and IoT Marketplace, Ericsson

Priti Youssef Choksi

Partner, Norwest Venture Partners

Shardul Shah

Index Ventures

Gareth Keane

Partner, Promus Ventures

Frederic Hanika

Vice President, Head of M&A and Corporate Ventures, Software AG

Whitney Hischier

Co-Chair GVF, MBA Lecturer for Entrepreneurship UC Berkeley

Philip Inghelbrecht

Co-Founder, Shazam

Bryan Lamkin

Senior Vice President Corporate Development, Adobe

Patrick Rumpel

Head of Audi TechHub@CODE, Audi AG and Volkswagen Group of America

Aydin Senkut

Founder & Managing Partner, Felicis Ventures

Tom Henriksson

Partner, Open Ocean Capital

Deborah Magid

Director, Software Strategy, IBM Ventures

Ana Mostarac

Partner, Corporate Development, Andreessen Horowitz

Mohammad Gaber

Senior Director, Digital Strategy & Transformation, Air Canada

Izabela Albrycht

Chairperson, The Kosciuszko Institute & CYBERSEC HUB

2019 Domain Partners: AI, ML, Data Engineering, IoT, Robotics & Blockchain

To Be Announced

2018 Industry Advisors

Gateway Partners

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