What you need to know


In October 2020, we will unite at Nova in Cascais/Lisbon, with a mission to engineer serendipity, create explosive innovation, and explore opportunities which will change the course of many lives.

Last Year's Program

The event is invite-only. You can apply below.

Apr

17-18

Cascais

Portugal

75

industry leaders & investors

150

Kairos
entrepreneurs
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Some of the world’s most influential leaders - individuals and corporations alike - are looking for Kairos Fellows for a fresh perspective on how to tackle the next generation of global problems.

SIR RICHARD BRANSON - CEO, Virgin Group

Uniting the world's greatest doers to initiate change

  • David Rowan

    Founding Editor-in-Chief,
    Wired UK

    "Everybody who mixes with people in corporate jobs, in academic roles, needs to step back and meet people like the Kairos fellows, because you’ll have your ideas challenged. And it recharges you."

  • Corinne Vigreux

    Founder,
    TomTom

    "I thought the level was high, right from the start. I decided to stay. It comforts my way that the future lies in the hands of young people. When I see that, it makes me feel good about the future."

  • Jo Teichmann

    Kairos Fellow

    "As a Kairos Fellow, the Barcelona Summit has been the highlight of my year. Throughout the ThinkTank sessions, I was able to gain unparalleled insights and a deep understanding of the global healthcare system."

  • Vaitea Cowan

    Kairos Fellow

    "The variety of participants creates an open book of knowledge for fruitful conversations, It is a unique occasion to challenge our beliefs and co-create the roadmap for our better future."

Former Inspiring Speakers

2019 speakers

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FOUNDER / UPSTANDER

Exchange ideas with the best young entrepreneurs in the world and co-conceptualise solutions to the world's biggest challenges together.

Apply / Free

INVESTOR

Our top 10 founders have achieved an aggregate valuation of over 10 BN €. Connect with a curated group of the brightest young minds that build the unicorns of tomorrow.

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C-Level / VP

Early exposure to the companies and technologies that will shape the future in a fundamental way. Meet those who disrupt your businesses.

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Building the future together

Two days. 250 amazing minds. The relentless pursuit of building a better future together.

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Solutions that work.

To tackle Europe's most pressing problems effectively, we bring together the brightest minds who develop the most innovative technologies. AI, Blockchain and IoT bear the potential to solve problems that have been prevailing in society for centuries. In our innovation process we evaluate the problems through the lens of ethics, philosophy and long-term thinking to ensure a holistic solution.

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Get In Touch


Fabian Baldauf, Sophie Thomann, Noura Almesned & Aryam Tekie
Directors of Kairos EU Summit

Email: summitleadership@kairossociety.org

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