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ROOM 1

8:00 - 9:00

Registration

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9:00 - 9:05

Artur Gurău

Rockit Summit presentation

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9:05 - 9:10

James D. Pettit

Opening Speech

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9:10 - 09:30

Adam Harrell

Creating content that spreads

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9:30 - 9:50

Sarah Frank

WTF is social video and how is it different from web video?

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9:50 - 10:10

Alan Soon

Innovative digital trends in newsrooms for 2016

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10:10 - 10:50

[HOST] Natalia Morari
Natalie Gryvnyak
Alina Fortunatova

PANEL
New media, new challenges: best practices for a changing country

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10:50 - 11:25

Dragos Stanca

Marketing in the Google and Facebook era

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11:25 - 11:45

Shannon Marcotte

Reaching readers where they are: Using social to find and engage new readers

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11:45 - 12:20

Travis Wright

Data driven marketing technologies, tools & tactics in the age of the evolving marketer

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12:20 - 13:00

[HOST] Sandra Cavallo
Alex Lebedev
Shannon Marcotte
Dragos Stanca

PANEL
Social media trends to watch in 2016

ROOM 2

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch time

ROOM 1

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14:00 - 14:20

Boris Khodorkovsky

How two way online - offline communications drive City Hall towards important local changes

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14:20 - 14:40

Dumitru Slonovschi

Cutting Through the Noise: Build communication that works

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14:40 - 15:00

Oleg Naumenko

Crisis & military communications in Ukraine-Russia conflict

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15:00 - 15:40

Viorel Pahomi

PANEL
Political communication in the digital age

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15:40 - 16:00

Marko Zoric

YouTube on a plate

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16:00 - 16:20

Lidia Scarlat

Storytelling in a jungle of video communication

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16:20 - 16:40

Eugen Boico

How digital is transforming the entertainment

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16:40 - 17:20

[HOST] Artur Gurau
Ilie Plamadeala
Anton Pahotin
Stas Oxanii

PANEL Vlogging: disrupting entertainment with digital

ROOM 2

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14:00 - 14:20

Doug Haddix

Top social media tools every journalist should try

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14:20 - 14:40

Morgan Boyer

The death of the news crew: Citizen journalism and the future of media

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14:40 - 15:00

Justin Varilek

It’s always darkest before the dawn: How technology can pull independent journalism out of the media crisis

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15:00 - 15:40

[HOST] Michelle Iliev
Dumitru Postu
Tatiana Iurco
Ionel Nicolenco

PANEL
How Government is Embracing Digital Transformation

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15:40 - 16:00

Douglas Arellanes

Find a way or make one: Transforming the news media by sharing code and know-how

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16:00 - 16:20

Eric Barrett

Data by design: Choosing the right medium for the message and more

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16:20 - 17:20

[HOST] Adele Ruppe
Martin Smutov
Nino Macharashvili
Olga Chyzhova

PANEL
Digital communication opportunities in the region

17:20 - 18:00

ROCKIT AWARDS

18:00 - 19:00

NETWORKING

ROOM 1

8:30 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - 9:10

Opening Speech

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9:10 - 9:45

Ragnar Sass

How eastern europe startups can win Silicon Valley rockstars: practicals lessons from Pipedrive success story.

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9:45 - 10:15

Mike Butcher

Something interesting is coming up

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10:15 - 10:45

Anca Albu

Discussion panel:
The Importance of Startup Success Stories

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10:45 - 11:05

Carmen Punga

Think Export - new ideas, businesses and opportunities in the global economy

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11:05 - 11:25

Rares Florea

Wearables in 2016: Context, Trends and Opportunities.

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11:25 - 11:45

Fionn Dobbin

Design thinking in Social innovation

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11:45 - 12:15

Moderator: Adrian Pica
Kwanza Hall
Triin MAHLAKOIV
Ana CHIRITA
Agata Kukwa

Discussion panel:
Startup infrastructure in US, Baltics, Poland, Moldova, Romania ... and posibilities for collaboration between countries and start-ups

Journalist QA

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12:15 - 12:35

Anca Albu

The Entrepreneurial Future of Central and Eastern Europe

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12:35 - 13:00

Marius Ursache

Chatbots vs Humans: Still 0 - 1, But Not For Long

ROOM 2

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch time

ROOM 1

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14:00 - 14:20

Sebastian Streiffert

The Daily Show: Brand building and user care in an evolving social sphere

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14:20 - 14:40

Piotr Bucki

Perfect Pitch in all areas of human interaction

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14:40 - 15:00

Mark Turrell

50 Shades of Scaling for Startups

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15:00 - 15:30

Jon Woodroof

Sales Hacking. 30 Tips on how to build and grow your sales

QA about growing / scaling for Mark Turrell, Jon Woodroof

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15:45 - 16:10

Max Gurvits

Rising capital and investments opportunities

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16.10 - 16.30

Radu Nita & Andrei Amarasteanu

Crowdfunding, behind the scene of raising $1,327,559 USD

QA about funding for Max Gurvits, Radu Nita, Andrei Amarasteanu

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16.40 - 17.00

Vitalie Esanu

Cryptocurrency in new media

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17.00

moderated by Polina Ceastuhina, Creative Producer at FloAgency with Constantin Sarcov, Marius Ursache and Eugen Boico

Discussion panel: Fine touch of East Europe Design.

ROOM 2

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14:00 - 14:20

Justin Varilek

The Lean Startup: Destroy your dream, accept that you know nothing

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14:20 - 14:40

Val Bejenuta

Growing startups with corporations. Should you compete or cooperate?

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14:40 - 15:00

Sergiu Matei

Why Startups Fail And What You Can Do To Increase The Odds.

15.00 - 15.10

QA for Justin Varilek, Val Bejenuta, Sergiu Matei

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15:10 - 15:45

Ionela Titirez

How Startups from Moldova can make it internationally?

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15:45 - 16:10

Andrei Caciurenco

Headquarter in Moldova?! Law hacks regarding startups in evolving legal environment

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16.10 - 16.30

Vitalie Chiperi

What to look out for when developing a new software project

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16.45 - 17.00

Kateryna Berezovska

Hackathonbridge_2,1: innovation projects contest for Moldova, Ukraine and Poland

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17:00

Abayomi Ogundipe

Discussion panel: Coding is the next sexy language of Moldova?!

NETWORKING

18:00 - 19:00

ROCKIT STARTUP COMPETITION!

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