Agenda

18.03.2021

Thursday, 18.03.2021
Your Moderator
Daniel Abebe
short bio
Daniel is the CEO and Co-Founder of HuggyStudio, a swiss based no-code mvp agency.
Former Chief Marketing Officer at Advanon, Daniel deep dived in visual development to bring his own ideas to life without the usual hassle of learning how to code or finding a co-founder. He now travels around the country to spread the word of no-code.
09:00 - 09:15
Welcoming message
description
Setting the stage with HuggyStudio’s CEO and Co-Founder Daniel Abebe. You’ll get a quick overview of the day and what’s coming. He'll show you around our event tool pine and how you can make most out of the conference.
09:15 - 10:20
How to test business ideas
with Q&A
description
In the first of our two main keynotes Alex Osterwalder will tell us more about how systematically testing business ideas can dramatically reduce the risk and increase the likelihood of success for any new venture or business project. After his keynote you'll have the chance to ask your questions in the follow-up Q&A with him.
Guests
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Alex Osterwalder
short bio
Ranked No. 4 of the top 50 management thinkers worldwide, Dr. Osterwalder is a leading author and the creator of the Business Model Canvas. His work has strongly impacted the way new ventures get started.
10:20 - 11:20
Testing business ideas - Best practices
description
Panel discussion about testing business ideas. The awesome minds behind Getkickbox, Revolut, Sandborn and Sparrow Ventures share their experience with real-world examples and best practices.
Guests
David Hengartner
short bio
Selected as one of 100 #DigitalShapers of Switzerland, David Hengartner is Co-Founder & CEO at GETKICKBOX. They offer a SaaS-product to enable large enterprises to start, manage and automate innovation programs.
Isabelle Siegrist
short bio
Isabelle started her own company Sandborn to help entrepreneurs and corporates hatch their business ideas and bring them to market. Isabelle was amongst the TOP 100 Women in Business in Switzerland 2018 and 2019 and is part of the Forbes 30 under 30 Network.
Stijn Pieper
short bio
Stijn Pieper works at Revolut as Lead Product Owner. He is leading the efforts of building out their Business Marketplace. Before joining Revolut, he co-founded Advanon, a Swiss leading FinTech startup.
Timo Hahn
short bio
Timo Hahn is Chief Venture Officer at Sparrow Ventures, a Zurich-based venture builder and venture capitalist. From concept to creation, they grow ideas into companies in a fast-paced environment to grasp opportunities or to enter specific target markets.
11:30 - 11:50
How no-code empowers innovation
description
A fireside chat with the HuggyStudio Co-Founders about what no-code is and how no-code changes the way we validate ideas: How intrapreneur teams can be faster to market, single entrepreneurs reduce their costs and UX designers step up their protoyping skills.
Guests
Fabian Gmür
short bio
Fabian is the CPO and Co-Founder of HuggyStudio, a swiss based no-code mvp agency.
Prior to that, he led the Product Incubation Team at Scout24 Schweiz.
11:50 - 12:30
Live Demo - Build with Bubble & Softr
description
An introduction to two powerful no-code tools. Daniel and Mariam will show you the power of Softr and Bubble in a short live demo.
Guests
Mariam Hakobyan
short bio
Mariam is the CEO and Co-Founder of Softr, the easiest no-code platform to build powerful websites, web-apps, and client portals from Airtable, in 10 minutes. No coding, no design skills required.
13:00 - 14:00
No-code for entrepreneurs
description
In this panel discussion on what no-code means to entrepreneurs, we'll have experienced minds sharing their experiences and thoughts about the new movement and how it shaped their lives up to this moment.
Guests
Mariam Hakobyan
short bio
Mariam is the CEO and Co-Founder of Softr, the easiest no-code platform to build powerful websites, web-apps, and client portals from Airtable, in 10 minutes. No coding, no design skills required.
Lucien Tavano
short bio
Lucien is a no-code entrepreneur with several no-code ventures under his belt. His latest project, bootkamps.com, entirely built without code, is a platform that helps instructors launch and run online bootcamps. By day, he is a Product Director at AirDev, a leading US-based no-code agency.
Corentin Guillemard
short bio
Corentin is a no-code entrepreneur. He co-founded Refty, the easiest solution to collect reference checks and turn them into actionable data when hiring. Before that, he co-founded Breaz, a tech-talent marketplace that got acquired by Hired inc.
14:10 - 15:00
The story of Bubble.io
with Q&A
description
In the second of our two main keynotes, our guest Emannuel Straschnov will give you the story of one of the most powerful no-code tools – Bubble. With over 750k users, it empowers entrepreneurs to build production-ready web apps and validate business ideas without code. You'll have the chance to ask questions in the Q&A after the keynote.
Guests
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Emmanuel Straschnov
short bio
Emmanuel co-founded Bubble with Josh in 2012 and he oversees product, marketing and community growth. Before Bubble, Emmanuel worked in consulting in China. He studied at Polytechnique in Paris and holds an MBA from Harvard.
15:00 - 16:00
Scale with no-code
description
The big question on everyone's mind: Can you scale with no-code tools? In this expert talk, two pioneers in the field Emmanuel from Bubble and Ben from Makerpad will discuss scalability of startups and ideas built on no-code.
Guests
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Emmanuel Straschnov
short bio
Emmanuel cofounded Bubble with Josh in 2012 and he oversees product, marketing and community growth. Before Bubble, Emmanuel worked in consulting in China. He studied at Polytechnique in Paris and holds an MBA from Harvard.
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Ben Tossell
short bio
Globally known as a no-code pioneer, Ben Tossell is the founder of Makerpad, the largest no-code educational community.
16:00 - 16:15
Day review and closing words
description
Our moderator Daniel is going to summarize the day with some final words an gives you an overview where to go next to step up your no-code and idea validation skills.
16:15 - 17:30
Networking
description
Networking over our event app with the ability for everyone of you awesome no-code enthusiasts to get to know each other and share your thoughts about no-code and validating ideas.
Guests
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YOU
short bio
Known for her/his awesomeness, YOU is a real MVP (most valuable player) in the no-code community by being a part of a new movement that will shake up the world of creating digital businesses.