Thank you for joining us in Prague!

The second European Angel & P2P Summit was a great opportunity for investors and entrepreneurs to discuss
the strategies, risks and rewards regarding P2P and angel investing as well as meeting investors,
startups and Europe's newest Peer to Peer and crowdfunding platforms.
See you next year in Prague!

Speakers

Michael Sonnenshine

Founding Partner
Symfonie Capital
Czech Republic

Ewa Chronowska

Managing Partner
Symfonie Capital
Poland

Ari Korhonen

Chief Executive Officer
Lagoon Capital
Finland

Kinga Stanislawska

Managing Partner
Experior VC Fund
Poland

Thomas Davies

Chief Operating Officer
Seedrs
United Kingdom

Tanja Kufner

Managing Director
Startupbootcamp
Germany

Ronald Kleverlaan

Co-Founder
European Crowdfunding Network
Netherlands

Goncalo de Vasconcelos

Co-Founder
Syndicate Room
United Kingdom

Cedric Maloux

Founding Partner
StartupYard Accelerator
Czech Republic

Ivar Siimar

President
EstBAN
Estonia

Ludek Palata

Private Equity Professional
Proxy Finance
Czech Republik

Pedro Falcao

Partner
LC Ventures
Portugal

Ruben Bach

Chief Executive Officer
Spatha Capital Partners
Germany

Luke Davis

Chief Executive Officer
IW Capital
United Kingdom

Milos Sochor

Chief Executive Officer
YSoft Ventures
Czech Republic

Jakob Gajsek

Co-Founder
ABC Accelerator
Slovenia

Jan Urban

Entrepreneur&
Angel Investor
Czech Republic

Tomasz Grzybowski

Entrepreneur&
Angel Investor
Poland

Partel Tomberg

Chief Executive Officer
Bondora
Estonia

Maurizio Sella

Chairman
Smartika
Italy

Lucie Tvaruzkova

Chief Executive Officer
Zonky
Czech Republic

Rein Ojavere

Chief Financial Officer
Bondora
Estonia

Stephen Findlay

Founder
BondMason.com
United Kingdom

Ludwig Pettersson

Chief Executive Officer
Savelend
Sweden

Sven von Schilling

Managing Partner
SVS Partners
Germany

Yorck Hernandez

Entrepreneur&
Angel Investor
Germany

Richard Lucas

Entrepreneur&
Angel Invetsor
Poland

David Bradley-Ward

Chief Executive Officer
ABL Rate
United Kingdom

Bruce Pales

Chief Executive Officer
360Cities
Czech Republic

Emily Mackay

Chief Executive Officer
Crowdsurfer
United Kingdom

Martin Strecha

Chief Executive Officer
Crowder.cz
Czech Republic

James Levy

Founder
P2P Finance
Spain

Carl Giannotta

Associate Director
LendInvest
United Kingdom

Hendrik Bremer

Managing Director
ZltyMelon
Slovakia

Andrea Lauren

Managing Director
Roklen Fin
Czech Republic

Agenda

Day 1

  • 08:00 Registration & Coffee
  • 09:00 Welcoming remarks

    – Michael Sonenshine, CEO Symfonie Capital

  • 09:15 Panel - Opportunities and Challenges in P2P Lending
    • Behind the numbers – how P2P platforms report performance
    • P2P platform selection - operational and credit risk assessment
    • Defaults - what happens when things go wrong
    • P2P platform – a broker in disguise or a credit institution?
    • Radboud Vlaar, Founding partner at Orange Growth Capital
    • Lucie Tvaruzkova, CEO at Zonky
    • Ewa Chronowska, Partner at Symfonie Capital
    • Edward Holst, CEO at SaveLend
    • Hendrik Bremer (moderator), Managing director at Zlty Melon
  • 10:00 Panel – Consumer Focused Platforms
    • Defaults – how platforms rate consumers
    • Borrower types – who are the borrowers and what drives them
    • P2P platforms versus banks - borrower quality and customer service
    • Automatic lending filters – can outperformance be engineered?
    • Rein Ojavere, CFO at Bondora
    • Ludwig Pettersson, CEO at SaveLend
    • Laimonas Noreika, CEO at FinBee
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at Symfonie Capital
  • 10:45 Coffe break
  • 11:15 Panel Discussion - Credit Scoring
    • Credit Scoring of P2P platforms
    • Maciej Dolinski, Co-founder of Friendly Score
    • Lucie Tvaruzkova, CEO at Zonky
    • David Bradley-Ward, CEO at ABLRate
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at SymCredit
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 13:00 Panel Discussion – Business Borrowers
    • Why borrow from a P2P platform?
    • How are defaults managed?
    • Mini-bonds versus P2P loans
    • Scoring business borrowers
    • Tomáš Michálek, Managing director at BondSupermarket
    • Bruce Pales, CEO at 360Cities
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at SymCredit
    • Senior Hub, Tamsin - P2P borrowers presentation
  • 13:00- 16:15 Risk and Rewards of P2P Investing- Breakout session (parallel program in Czech)
  • 14:00 Panel Discussion – Business Focused Platforms
    • Borrower applications – is less detail better than more detail?
    • The information gap between borrower and lender
    • Unsecured versus secured lending
    • Real estate loans – just what does LTV really mean?
    • David Bradley-Ward, CEO at ABLRate
    • Carl Giannotta, Associate director at LendInvest
    • Marek Pärtel, Co-founder of Estateguru
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at SymCredit
  • 15:00 Coffe break
  • 15:30 Panel Discussion – Managed P2P Lending
    • P2P Lending Funds – who are they and how to they work?
    • Fund selection – assessing embedding risk and fund performance
    • Managed P2P portfolios - what to expect from a P2P manager
    • Stephen Findlay, CEO at BondMason
    • Fernando Sanchez, Founder & CEO at SMpL
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at SymCredit
  • 16:30 The Winners Step Forward

    Presentations of the two best P2P products selected by the panel of judges

  • 17:15-19:30 Coctail

Day 2

  • 08:00 Registration & Coffee
  • 09:00 Welcoming remarks

    – Michael Sonenshine, CEO Symfonie Capital

  • 09:15 Panel - Crowdfunding
    • Crowdfunding- the new paradigm or the fad?
    • Is the crowd mad or the really the best judge?
    • Generating investment returns from crowdfund platforms
    • Separating the wheat from the chaff
    • Thomas Davies, CIO at Seedrs
    • Andrea Lauren, Managing Director at Roklen Fin
    • Sven von Schilling, Managing Partner at SVS Partners
    • Yorck Hernandez, CEO of CrowdPatent
    • Martin Strecha (moderator), Managing partner at Investree
  • 10:15 Panel – Angel Investing
    • Returns to angel investors
    • Active versus passive angels
    • Company selection criteria
    • How to find an angel and how to be an angel?
    • Ari Korhonen, Vice-president of EBAN
    • Francesca O'Brien, Head Associate at Syndicate Room
    • Daniel Oliver, Director at Capital Cell
    • Ronald Kleverlaan, European Strategy Head Eureeca
    • Pavel Kohout (moderator), Economist, Symfonie Capital, LLC
  • 11:15 Coffe break
  • 11:45 Panel Discussion - Accelerators&Incubators
    • Just what does an accelerator / incubator do?
    • The math behind the accelerator opportunity
    • Accelerators as deal sources
    • Aggregating the accelerators
    • Roman Bojko, Idea driver ImpactHub
    • Jakob Gajsek, Co-founder of ABC accelerator
    • Cedric Maloux, CEO at StartupYard accelerator
    • Tanja Kufner, Managing director at Startupbootcamp Berlin
    • Oto Novotný (moderator), Executive director at xPORT
  • 12:45 Lunch
  • 13:15 Masterclass Workshop - Global Crowdfunding Opportunities Breakout session (parallel program in English)
  • 13:45 Panel Discussion – Angel Networks
    • What to expect from an angel network?
    • Is there power in numbers?
    • The syndication model - a source of better returns?
    • Challaneges of syndicates
    • Gabriel Berdar, Owner of BVI
    • Siimar, President at Estonian Business Angel Network
    • Sahil Chaudhry, Associate at Singapore Angel Network
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO Symfonie Capital
  • 14:45 Panel Discussion – Deal Sourcing and Returns
    • How to source deals?
    • Due diligence
    • Deal structuring and pricing
    • Post investment monitoring
    • Ludek Palata, Private Equity Professional at Proxy Finance
    • Milos Sochor, Managing partner at Y soft ventures
    • Josh Parkash, Director at QUAM Venture Capital Group
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO Symfonie Capital
  • 15:45 Coffe break
  • 16:15 Panel Discussion –Managed Angel Investing
    • Angel Investment Funds – who are they and how to they work?
    • Managers – assessing performance and selecting the manager
    • Privately held funds vs funds based on public money
    • Ulli Jendrik Koop, Founder of Digital Health Ventures
    • Kinga Stanislawska, Co-Founder at Experior Venture Fund
    • Michael Sonenshine (moderator), CEO at Symfonie Capital
  • 17:00 The Winners Step Forward

    Presentations from the two best companies selected by the panel of judges

  • 17:30 Final remarks

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