Speaking

Conferences are a key driver when it comes to inspiring people. They are at the forefront of the industry and serve as a breeding ground for new initiatives and opportunities.

Matt Kuppers is a regular keynote speaker and panellist at conferences globally. His topics range from Private Sector Development, Entrepreneurship, Public Policy, Startups, Investment, and Ecosystem Development. Matt also guest lectures at universities and runs masterclasses for development agencies. Below is a list of Matt's past and upcoming speaking engagements.

Host

Title

Activity/Topic

Country

2020

Panel about Blockchain in Transport

UA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

TBA

IT ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น

Panel on Blockchain and Crypto

IM ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

Panel about Entrepreneurship

ES ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ

Entrepreneurship panel

PT ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Entrepreneurship in Africa

GH ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ

2019

Presentation of findings and hosted a panel

IM ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

Moderation of three panels on EU-funded Entrepreneurship

SI ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

About 15 workshops on entrepreneurship

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

AI and Big Data โ€“ first-hand knowledge sharing from sector specialists and regional experts organised by the DIT

Representing the London startup ecosystem

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

How to Raise Seed in London

CZ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ

Panel about how to foster tech startup development

PT ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Panel about Entrepreneurship

ES ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ

Talk at ABC Accelerator, Ljubljana on behalf of the Department for International Trade, UK

Representing the London startup ecosystem

SI ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

The EU ecosystem, EU funding, How to build ecosystems

IR ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท

Team Building when Starting a Business for Arab Innovation Academy backed by Qatar Foundation

Keynote about best practices of startup team building

QA ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

2018

Panel about Startup Ole in Salamanca

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Introductory talk about the London startup ecosystem

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

How governments can use Blockchain

CN ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ

Introductory talk of the EU Blockchain ecosystem

RU ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ

The London Ecosystem and the Entrepreneurial Mindset

Introductory talk about the London startup ecosystem

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel discussion how to foster a startup mindset in general

PT ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Panel discussion on how entrepreneurship plays a role in economic growth

PT ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Panel moderation on entrepreneurship in Iran

SI ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

Panel moderation on accelerators and their business models

ES ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ

Talk on how agricultural startups can apply for EU funds

ME ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช

2017

Workshop how to develop viable business models

SI ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

Entrepreneurship Industry Roundtable 2017

Round-table with EMBAs looking to start a business

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Growth Marketing For Start-Ups

Workshop on growth marketing for startups

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk on launching a startup in London

SE ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ

Masterclass on launching a startup in London

IT ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น

Executive Global MSc Management Alumni Event

Panel on entrepreneurship

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Live webinar on developing a USP + a competitive advantage

LU ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ

Introductory talk about the London startup ecosystem

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Introductory talk about the London startup ecosystem

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Workshop on how to raise seed investment for startups

NL ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

Talk on how to raise seed investment for startups

DE ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช

Guest lecture on business plans and developing MVPs

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Hosting a panel on Brexit and entrepreneurship

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

2016

Talk on how to raise seed investment for startups

IN ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ

Entrepreneurship Industry Roundtable 2016

EMBA E-ship Round-table moderation

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk on how to raise seed investment in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Workshop how to design the product development process

PT ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Workshop on the principles of angel investing

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel on best practices of angel investing in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Masterclass how to develop viable business models

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Masterclass product development and panel

AUT ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น

Talk about best practices of growth marketing for startups

GR ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท

Organised 17 events in 5 days with 2,500 attendees in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

2015

THE LONDON VC ECOSYSTEM

Talk about how to raise VC for London startups

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about what makes a successful angel investment

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about how to get from business plan to MVP

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about the pros and cons of accelerators

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about how to get from seed funding to traction

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about how to launch a product with little resources

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Start-up Growth Issues

Talk about growth issues of startups

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Workshop how to develop a product and best practice

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Chaired a panel with LSE alumni entrepreneurs and what they do

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Talk about debunking startup myths and misconceptions

NL ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

Talk about whether a startup or a job makes more sense

NL ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

Workshop about financial fears when starting a business

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Delivered a 4-months course to 100 undergraduates.

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel discussion about spotting good investment opportunities

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel discussion about starting a startup in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel discussion about being an entrepreneur in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

2014

Panel discussion about starting a business whilst having a job

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Lunchtime talk with Chicago Booth EMBA students

How to start a business in London

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Panel discussion about being an entrepreneurs as an LSE alumni

DE ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช

Talk about starting a business whilst being a student

UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง