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Day 1 Thursday, November 29

3:00 pm- 6:00 pm

Hotel Check in and Conference Badge collection

Welcome Reception: Iberostar Grand Rose Hall Beach Area in front of Infinity Pool

7:45 pm- 8:00 pm

Welcome remarks


Kirk-Anthony Hamilton Co-founder & Director Tech Beach Retreat Inc. Therese Turner-Jones, Country Manager, IADB
8:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Getting Success Right: Silicon Valley Success Story

8:30 pm- 9:00 pm

Partner Address

9:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Cocktail Hour- Meet and Greet

Day 2 Friday, November 30

7:00 am- 8:30 am

BREAKFAST
on site at IbereoStar Resort (On-site Guests Only)

8:30 am- 9:00 am

Conference Badge Collection

9:00 am- 9:10 am

Opening Remarks

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Disruptive Innovation: Exploring the Technological
Transformation of Industries
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Technologies
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Rich Smith - Senior UI Engineer, Netflix

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Starting Up - 0 to Scale
Matt Pfeil - CEO, TravelBoss
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Software Engineer, Ex-Google
Disaster Response (12 years)
Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Michael Montano - Director Of Engineering, Twitter

10:00 am- 10:20 am

Keynote Address: The Role of FinTech in the Global Innovation Revolution

10:20 am- 10:30 am

Morning Break

10:30 am- 11:15 am

Cracking the Crypto Code - Scaling Cryptocurrencies to Mainstream Acceptance

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Wayne Caines - Minister of National Security, Bermuda
11:15 am- 12:00 pm

The Future of Blockchain

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Alexia Hefti - Deloitte Blockchain
Tara Fater - Partner, Lex Caribbean
Mahoney Turnbull - Head of Community, Token Foundry
11:20 pm- 12:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Corporate Innovation Venue: Music Bar
Led by Rocket Space
12:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Lunch

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

1:30 pm- 1:50 pm

FIRESIDE CHAT:

Driving Innovation & Investment for High-Tech, High Growth Global Ventures
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Kyle Maloney - Co-founder, Tech Beach
1:50 pm- 2:20 pm

Raising Venture Capital

Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Lesa Mitchell - Managing Director, Techstars
Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
2:20 pm- 2:50 pm

Digital Payments - Moving Towards a Cashless Society

Jesse Ownes - Director of Product, Mastercard
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
Jason Julien - Deputy CEO, FCB
Jerome Smalling - CEO, JMMB
2:20 pm- 3:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Digital Marketing - Growing Your Brand with Facebook Venue: Music Bar
3:10 pm- 3:40 pm

Climate Smart Caribbean

Zachary Harding - CEO, Climate Smart Accelerator
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Ex-Google
Musheer Kamau - Strategy & Innovation Leader, IDB
Moderator: Martyn Forde - Knowledge Management Consultant, Rocky Mountain Institute
3:40 pm- 4:10 pm

Innovation at a Global Scale: How disruptive startup ideas become global enterprises

Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
4:10 pm- 4:25 pm

An Augmented Reality Experience with MetaVRse

4:25 pm- 5:00 pm

Hybrid Reality - The Merger of Real and Virtual Worlds

Erin Teague - Director of Product, YouTube
Dorian Dargan - VR Producer, Facebook Oculus
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Tech
Allan Smithson - Founder & CEO, Magic Leap
5:00 pm

Closing Remarks

5:00 pm- 6:00 pm

Deal Lounge

6:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Partner and Mentor Dinners

8:00 pm- 10:30 pm

CONVENING FOR BEACH BONFIRE PARTY

Day 3 Saturday, December 1

8:00 am- 9:00 am

BREAKFAST

9:15 am- 9:20 am

Opening Remarks

Kyle Maloney - Co-Founder Tech Beach Retreat Inc.
9:20 am- 9:50 am

The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life

Danielle Feinberg - Pixar
9:50 am- 10:30 am

Artificial Intelligence: Making Interfaces more human

Will Hayes - CEO, Lucidworks
Pilar Manchon - VP of AI, Roki
Paige Dickie - Sr. Engagement Manager, Vector Institute
Nicholas Fuller - Director of Cog. Sciences, IBM
10:30 am- 11:00 am

Cybersecurity & Digital Identity

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Morning Break

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

11:20 pm- 12:00 pm

The Future of Health Tech - Simultaneous Session

Dr. David Walcott - Founder, NovaMed
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Dr. Maurice Taylor - Account Executive, Swift Medical
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Enterprise Level Innovation - Staying agile in a competitive environment

Denise Reese - Soft Vision, VP Digital Solutions
Fred Gilbert - Head of User Experience, Youtube
Derek Johnson - GM, ThoughtWorks
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Shaina Silva - Director of Business Partnerships, RocketSpace
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
1:30 pm- 2:30 pm

The Changing Face of Digital Marketing

Rich Smith - Sr. UI Engineer, Netflix
Brittany Johnson - Creative Strategist, Instagram
Lisa Godwin - Creative Technologist, NY Times
>Whitney Headen - Executive Director, 19th & Park
2:30 pm- 2:40 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Beach BBQ Party

Day 2 Friday, November 30

7:00 am- 8:30 am

BREAKFAST
on site at IbereoStar Resort (On-site Guests Only)

8:30 am- 9:00 am

Conference Badge Collection

9:00 am- 9:10 am

Opening Remarks

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Disruptive Innovation: Exploring the Technological
Transformation of Industries
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Technologies
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Rich Smith - Senior UI Engineer, Netflix

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Starting Up - 0 to Scale
Matt Pfeil - CEO, TravelBoss
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Software Engineer, Ex-Google
Disaster Response (12 years)
Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Michael Montano - Director Of Engineering, Twitter

10:00 am- 10:20 am

Keynote Address: The Role of FinTech in the Global Innovation Revolution

10:20 am- 10:30 am

Morning Break

10:30 am- 11:15 am

Cracking the Crypto Code - Scaling Cryptocurrencies to Mainstream Acceptance

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Wayne Caines - Minister of National Security, Bermuda
11:15 am- 12:00 pm

The Future of Blockchain

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Alexia Hefti - Deloitte Blockchain
Tara Fater - Partner, Lex Caribbean
Mahoney Turnbull - Head of Community, Token Foundry
11:20 pm- 12:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Corporate Innovation Venue: Music Bar
Led by Rocket Space
12:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Lunch

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

1:30 pm- 1:50 pm

FIRESIDE CHAT:

Driving Innovation & Investment for High-Tech, High Growth Global Ventures
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Kyle Maloney - Co-founder, Tech Beach
1:50 pm- 2:20 pm

Raising Venture Capital

Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Lesa Mitchell - Managing Director, Techstars
Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
2:20 pm- 2:50 pm

Digital Payments - Moving Towards a Cashless Society

Jesse Ownes - Director of Product, Mastercard
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
Jason Julien - Deputy CEO, FCB
Jerome Smalling - CEO, JMMB
2:20 pm- 3:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Digital Marketing - Growing Your Brand with Facebook Venue: Music Bar
3:10 pm- 3:40 pm

Climate Smart Caribbean

Zachary Harding - CEO, Climate Smart Accelerator
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Ex-Google
Musheer Kamau - Strategy & Innovation Leader, IDB
Moderator: Martyn Forde - Knowledge Management Consultant, Rocky Mountain Institute
3:40 pm- 4:10 pm

Innovation at a Global Scale: How disruptive startup ideas become global enterprises

Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
4:10 pm- 4:25 pm

An Augmented Reality Experience with MetaVRse

4:25 pm- 5:00 pm

Hybrid Reality - The Merger of Real and Virtual Worlds

Erin Teague - Director of Product, YouTube
Dorian Dargan - VR Producer, Facebook Oculus
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Tech
Allan Smithson - Founder & CEO, Magic Leap
5:00 pm

Closing Remarks

5:00 pm- 6:00 pm

Deal Lounge

6:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Partner and Mentor Dinners

8:00 pm- 10:30 pm

CONVENING FOR BEACH BONFIRE PARTY

Day 1 Thursday, November 29

3:00 pm- 6:00 pm

Hotel Check in and Conference Badge collection

Welcome Reception: Iberostar Grand Rose Hall Beach Area in front of Infinity Pool

7:45 pm- 8:00 pm

Welcome remarks


Kirk-Anthony Hamilton Co-founder & Director Tech Beach Retreat Inc. Therese Turner-Jones, Country Manager, IADB
8:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Getting Success Right: Silicon Valley Success Story

8:30 pm- 9:00 pm

Partner Address

9:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Cocktail Hour- Meet and Greet

Day 2 Friday, November 30

7:00 am- 8:30 am

BREAKFAST
on site at IbereoStar Resort (On-site Guests Only)

8:30 am- 9:00 am

Conference Badge Collection

9:00 am- 9:10 am

Opening Remarks

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Disruptive Innovation: Exploring the Technological
Transformation of Industries
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Technologies
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Rich Smith - Senior UI Engineer, Netflix

9:10 am- 9:40 am

Starting Up - 0 to Scale
Matt Pfeil - CEO, TravelBoss
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Software Engineer, Ex-Google
Disaster Response (12 years)
Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Michael Montano - Director Of Engineering, Twitter

10:00 am- 10:20 am

Keynote Address: The Role of FinTech in the Global Innovation Revolution

10:20 am- 10:30 am

Morning Break

10:30 am- 11:15 am

Cracking the Crypto Code - Scaling Cryptocurrencies to Mainstream Acceptance

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Wayne Caines - Minister of National Security, Bermuda
11:15 am- 12:00 pm

The Future of Blockchain

Gabriel Abed - Founder & Director Bitt
Alexia Hefti - Deloitte Blockchain
Tara Fater - Partner, Lex Caribbean
Mahoney Turnbull - Head of Community, Token Foundry
11:20 pm- 12:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Corporate Innovation Venue: Music Bar
Led by Rocket Space
12:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Lunch

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

1:30 pm- 1:50 pm

FIRESIDE CHAT:

Driving Innovation & Investment for High-Tech, High Growth Global Ventures
Arquay Harris - Director of Growth, Slack
Kyle Maloney - Co-founder, Tech Beach
1:50 pm- 2:20 pm

Raising Venture Capital

Jeff Pulver - Co-founder, Vonage
Lesa Mitchell - Managing Director, Techstars
Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
2:20 pm- 2:50 pm

Digital Payments - Moving Towards a Cashless Society

Jesse Ownes - Director of Product, Mastercard
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
Jason Julien - Deputy CEO, FCB
Jerome Smalling - CEO, JMMB
2:20 pm- 3:20 pm

WORKSHOP

Digital Marketing - Growing Your Brand with Facebook Venue: Music Bar
3:10 pm- 3:40 pm

Climate Smart Caribbean

Zachary Harding - CEO, Climate Smart Accelerator
Alice Bonhomme-Biais - Ex-Google
Musheer Kamau - Strategy & Innovation Leader, IDB
Moderator: Martyn Forde - Knowledge Management Consultant, Rocky Mountain Institute
3:40 pm- 4:10 pm

Innovation at a Global Scale: How disruptive startup ideas become global enterprises

Michele Romanow - CEO, Clearbanc
4:10 pm- 4:25 pm

An Augmented Reality Experience with MetaVRse

4:25 pm- 5:00 pm

Hybrid Reality - The Merger of Real and Virtual Worlds

Erin Teague - Director of Product, YouTube
Dorian Dargan - VR Producer, Facebook Oculus
Vijay Pradeep - CEO, Virtana Tech
Allan Smithson - Founder & CEO, Magic Leap
5:00 pm

Closing Remarks

5:00 pm- 6:00 pm

Deal Lounge

6:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Partner and Mentor Dinners

8:00 pm- 10:30 pm

CONVENING FOR BEACH BONFIRE PARTY

Day 3 Saturday, December 1

8:00 am- 9:00 am

BREAKFAST

9:15 am- 9:20 am

Opening Remarks

Kyle Maloney - Co-Founder Tech Beach Retreat Inc.
9:20 am- 9:50 am

The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life

Danielle Feinberg - Pixar
9:50 am- 10:30 am

Artificial Intelligence: Making Interfaces more human

Will Hayes - CEO, Lucidworks
Pilar Manchon - VP of AI, Roki
Paige Dickie - Sr. Engagement Manager, Vector Institute
Nicholas Fuller - Director of Cog. Sciences, IBM
10:30 am- 11:00 am

Cybersecurity & Digital Identity

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Morning Break

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

11:20 pm- 12:00 pm

The Future of Health Tech - Simultaneous Session

Dr. David Walcott - Founder, NovaMed
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Dr. Maurice Taylor - Account Executive, Swift Medical
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Enterprise Level Innovation - Staying agile in a competitive environment

Denise Reese - Soft Vision, VP Digital Solutions
Fred Gilbert - Head of User Experience, Youtube
Derek Johnson - GM, ThoughtWorks
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Shaina Silva - Director of Business Partnerships, RocketSpace
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
1:30 pm- 2:30 pm

The Changing Face of Digital Marketing

Rich Smith - Sr. UI Engineer, Netflix
Brittany Johnson - Creative Strategist, Instagram
Lisa Godwin - Creative Technologist, NY Times
>Whitney Headen - Executive Director, 19th & Park
2:30 pm- 2:40 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Beach BBQ Party

Day 3 Saturday, December 1

8:00 am- 9:00 am

BREAKFAST

9:15 am- 9:20 am

Opening Remarks

Kyle Maloney - Co-Founder Tech Beach Retreat Inc.
9:20 am- 9:50 am

The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life

Danielle Feinberg - Pixar
9:50 am- 10:30 am

Artificial Intelligence: Making Interfaces more human

Will Hayes - CEO, Lucidworks
Pilar Manchon - VP of AI, Roki
Paige Dickie - Sr. Engagement Manager, Vector Institute
Nicholas Fuller - Director of Cog. Sciences, IBM
10:30 am- 11:00 am

Cybersecurity & Digital Identity

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Morning Break

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

11:20 pm- 12:00 pm

The Future of Health Tech - Simultaneous Session

Dr. David Walcott - Founder, NovaMed
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Dr. Maurice Taylor - Account Executive, Swift Medical
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Enterprise Level Innovation - Staying agile in a competitive environment

Denise Reese - Soft Vision, VP Digital Solutions
Fred Gilbert - Head of User Experience, Youtube
Derek Johnson - GM, ThoughtWorks
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Shaina Silva - Director of Business Partnerships, RocketSpace
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
1:30 pm- 2:30 pm

The Changing Face of Digital Marketing

Rich Smith - Sr. UI Engineer, Netflix
Brittany Johnson - Creative Strategist, Instagram
Lisa Godwin - Creative Technologist, NY Times
>Whitney Headen - Executive Director, 19th & Park
2:30 pm- 2:40 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Beach BBQ Party

Day 3 Saturday, December 1

8:00 am- 9:00 am

BREAKFAST

9:15 am- 9:20 am

Opening Remarks

Kyle Maloney - Co-Founder Tech Beach Retreat Inc.
9:20 am- 9:50 am

The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life

Danielle Feinberg - Pixar
9:50 am- 10:30 am

Artificial Intelligence: Making Interfaces more human

Will Hayes - CEO, Lucidworks
Pilar Manchon - VP of AI, Roki
Paige Dickie - Sr. Engagement Manager, Vector Institute
Nicholas Fuller - Director of Cog. Sciences, IBM
10:30 am- 11:00 am

Cybersecurity & Digital Identity

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Morning Break

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

11:20 pm- 12:00 pm

The Future of Health Tech - Simultaneous Session

Dr. David Walcott - Founder, NovaMed
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Dr. Maurice Taylor - Account Executive, Swift Medical
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Enterprise Level Innovation - Staying agile in a competitive environment

Denise Reese - Soft Vision, VP Digital Solutions
Fred Gilbert - Head of User Experience, Youtube
Derek Johnson - GM, ThoughtWorks
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Shaina Silva - Director of Business Partnerships, RocketSpace
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
1:30 pm- 2:30 pm

The Changing Face of Digital Marketing

Rich Smith - Sr. UI Engineer, Netflix
Brittany Johnson - Creative Strategist, Instagram
Lisa Godwin - Creative Technologist, NY Times
>Whitney Headen - Executive Director, 19th & Park
2:30 pm- 2:40 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Beach BBQ Party

Day 3 Saturday, December 1

8:00 am- 9:00 am

BREAKFAST

9:15 am- 9:20 am

Opening Remarks

Kyle Maloney - Co-Founder Tech Beach Retreat Inc.
9:20 am- 9:50 am

The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life

Danielle Feinberg - Pixar
9:50 am- 10:30 am

Artificial Intelligence: Making Interfaces more human

Will Hayes - CEO, Lucidworks
Pilar Manchon - VP of AI, Roki
Paige Dickie - Sr. Engagement Manager, Vector Institute
Nicholas Fuller - Director of Cog. Sciences, IBM
10:30 am- 11:00 am

Cybersecurity & Digital Identity

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Morning Break

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Lunch Round Table

11:20 pm- 12:00 pm

The Future of Health Tech - Simultaneous Session

Dr. David Walcott - Founder, NovaMed
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Dr. Maurice Taylor - Account Executive, Swift Medical
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Enterprise Level Innovation - Staying agile in a competitive environment

Denise Reese - Soft Vision, VP Digital Solutions
Fred Gilbert - Head of User Experience, Youtube
Derek Johnson - GM, ThoughtWorks
Dr. Rajini Haraksingh - Vice President Rare Genomics
Shaina Silva - Director of Business Partnerships, RocketSpace
Nadeen Matthews - Chief Innovation Officer, NCB
1:30 pm- 2:30 pm

The Changing Face of Digital Marketing

Rich Smith - Sr. UI Engineer, Netflix
Brittany Johnson - Creative Strategist, Instagram
Lisa Godwin - Creative Technologist, NY Times
>Whitney Headen - Executive Director, 19th & Park
2:30 pm- 2:40 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Beach BBQ Party