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Davos 2020 Reception

Moonshots For Europe – Davos


Exclusive reception at Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère during World Economic Forum in Davos


January 22, 2020 | 09:00 am | Promenade 89

/Join us on our mission!

Futur/io has ignited the next stage of our Moonshot Mission, and establishing Europe’s leading cross-industry innovation network. We foster concrete actions to achieve Desirable Futures with a European perspective. It’s specifically about networking and co-creating – for a better world.


The reception brought together Futur/io Fellows, selected alumni, faculty members, and WEF visitors. We discussed pressing topics on innovation and introduced our Agenda 2020, supported by partners such as SAP, UN Technology Innovation Lab, Deloitte, Henkel X Ventures and wirecard.


Harald Neidhardt

CEO & Curator

Futur/io Institute

Mariana Mazzucato

Professor at UCL

Founder & Director of IIPP, Author

Erik Brynjolfsson

Professor at MIT Sloan School

Director at the MIT, Author

Thomas Saueressig

Member of the Executive Board of SAP SE

for SAP Product Engineering

Dianne Dain

Global Partnerships Lead

UN Tech Innovation Labs (UNTIL)

Dr. Rahmyn Kress

General Partner

HenkelX Ventures

Jesper Schleimann

Digital Transf. Officer


Alexandra Mousavizadeh

Partner at Tortoise Media

Joern Leogrande

Executive VP

Innovation Labs, Wirecard

Andy Goldstein

Partner – Digital Ventures


Ann Rosenberg

Senior VP

UN Partnerships, SAP

Stefan Schoepfel

Vice President Digital Business Services


Christian Boos

VP & Head of Startup Engagement


/The Programme

The reception marked the kick-off of our Futur/io 2020 mission, and featured three main topics:

Actionable United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

/ The €100 billion European mission based innovation funding “Horizon Europe”

European corporate innovation & leadership initiatives

Due to limited availability and a waitlist of over 500 people this year, our Futur/io Fellows received a designated place on our exclusive VIP list, as well as the high security hotel pass.


Images © 2019 Marc Stickler All Rights Reserved


When and Where?

Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère Davos

Promenade 89, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland

January 22  2020 | 09:00 am