The Startup Nations Summit will take place as part of the wider Inno-Creativation event, organized by the City of Surabaya and detikcom, as part of a digital movement that combines innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. The event will address the growing number of internet users and infrastructure, and Indonesia's exponential potential to be a global tech and creative hub. 

The following are the core components of the Inno-Creativation event. Startup Nations Summit delegates are welcome to participate in all components.

  • Inno-creativation Conference (Nov 15-16): local and international speakers, as keynotes and panel discusssions.
  • Startup Nations Summit (Nov 16-17): policy workshops and the Policy Hack.
  • Inno-creativation Workshops (Nov 15-18): this will include masterclasses for entrepreneurs.
  • Innovation Zone (Nov 15-18): expo space for the latest digital products and experiences.
  • Creative Zone (Nov 15-18): digital art installations, music performances, and digital community meet-ups.
  • Creative Zone (Nov 15-18): startup exhibition.