High-value Sessions

These are highly-intensive one-to-one meet ups we run in San Francisco to help start-ups of all sizes to solve some of their most critical challenges. For 2017 Start Up World Cup Summit we have prepared two specialised sessions that will provide you with tangible, pragmatic advice you can implement right away.

Use Swapcard app and book Value Sessions with Lubo or Milan.
Space is limited and registration will only be open to those with valid ticket.

How to build
a high-value brand

A blueprint of how to build a brand around a powerful, singular value proposition that will impact every aspect of your business. Guidance on how to create marketing propositions, customer experiences and communication platforms. Advice on how to avoid the fluffy world of ad agencies and save time, money and energy.

Lenght: 60 mins

Registration: using Swapcard app. Space is limited and registration will only be open to those who have already secured their ticket.

Milan Šemelák
Brandmaker. Works with clients in London, Prague, Singapore and Los Angeles. Shaped more than 150 brands ranging from global giants to local start-ups. Experiments with creativity and its impact on business and society. Designed first vertical in-house agency, created a method to build start-up brand in 120 minutes, sits on board of specialized creative companies across the world.

about High-value Brand Session

A brand with real impact improves every aspect of business. To drive growth, we'll use it to shape your products and services. To get some love we'll build it into every touch point to create an amazing customer experience. We’ll also articulate the value your brand brings to the table in the most engaging way possible. A brand that achieves all of this at the same time is a high-value brand. Let’s build one.

Major-impact Development Teams

An analysis of your current dev team setup and its three key pillars. Guidance on the right structural approach for your team, scalability and skill set. A breakdown of the processes your team works with to guarantee maximum efficiency as well as advice on team leadership to guarantee employee happiness, retention and talent acquisition.

Lenght: 60 mins

Registration: using Swapcard app. Space is limited and registration will only be open to those who have already secured their ticket.

Lubo Smid
Co-founder & COO of STRV, Silicon Valley's go-to software development partner since 2012. Forbes's 30 under 30 alumnus. A startup-minded entrepreneur with extensive experience in leading engineering teams in a modern, Millennial-focused way.

about Major-impact Team Session

This session will help you define the right proportional structure for your development team in order to maximize its output and cost. We will also take a detailed look at the processes you should have in place to maximize efficiency. Last but not least, we will talk about things like proper leadership, community building, right hiring practices and retention strategies to keep your all-star team happy.

Recruitment & Hiring Hacks

Analysis of the resources needed for your actual hiring plan. Strategic guidance on recruitment marketing, attraction, selection process and on-boarding. Selection of the hands-on, ready to implement tools and processes.

Lenght: 60 mins

Registration: using Swapcard app. Space is limited and registration will only be open to those who have already secured their ticket.

Matej Matolin
Talent hunter and strategist. Matej recruited hundreds of talents across the world. Combines technology, marketing, sales, and psychology to develop innovative approaches and set up high performing recruitment teams. Mentor and advisor who partners with top brands on their pursuit for talent.

about Recruitment & Hiring Hacks

We look at your hiring plan and calculate your recruitment funnel to estimate the quantity, costs and lead time. Together, we pick up the right elements from the portfolio of recruitment tools and processes to match exactly your needs. You can benchmark yourself against the market and get valuable strategic advice.