MATTER X 4YFN | A cross-domain partnership

MATTER (formerly AMPT ) has formed a strategic partnership with 4YFN to bridge the digital world and material world. As a part of this partnership, the two organizations will develop verticals to connect startups at the bleeding edge of science, innovation and development in core areas such as Frontier Tech, Quantum, AI-Enabled Biotech, IoT and Next-Gen Software-Embedded Technologies. Frontier Materials such as graphene, quantum materials, metamaterials and biomimetic materials coupled with digital innovations will transform industries, cities and society.

About 4YFN

4YFN (Four Years From Now) is the leading startup business platform convening tech innovators, leaders and disruptors to accelerate change for societal impact. It will hold its 8th edition in MWC Barcelona at the heart of the world's largest mobile industry exhibition, 28 February - 3 March 2022. The event will convene the best digital startups around the globe that are making a positive impact on achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, enabling startups, investors and large corporations to propel the digital ecosystem and launch new business ventures together.

PUZZLE X Track at 4YFN 2022

MATTER (formerly AMPT) and 4YFN have organized a dedicated track on Materials Deep Tech followed by a VIP miXer networking event to engage the stakeholding companies, startups and investors. The session takes place on March 1 | From 15:00 to 17:30 CET at Hall 6 Fira Gran Via | Barcelona, Spain.

March 1 | 15:00-15:20 CET | Keynote

‍In this opening talk, Dr. Zina Jarrahi Cinker the Director General of AMPT discusses the "MATTERverse" and how the intriguing world of Frontier Materials weaves into the next chapter of digital transformation.

March 1 | 15:20-16:00 CET | Panel: What's on the Edge of Materials Deep Tech?

This engaging panel discussion will focus on how the next leap in connectivity  will rely on the advances in the materials world and how materials such as graphene, quantum materials, meta materials and biomimicking materials are on the verge of transforming industries, cities and society.

Carolina Aguilar

CEO & Co-Founder | INBRAIN Neuroelectronics

Dr. Xavier Obradors Berenguer

Director | ICMAB

John Hoffman

CEO | GSMA ltd

March 1 | 16:00-17:30 CET | VIP miXer

AMPT is hosting a VIP miXer™ featuring global movers and shakers to explore PUZZLE X 2022 . Come to mix and mingle with stakeholders from startups, investors, tech hubs and join us for drinks and exploration of the MATTERverse at Hall 6! Request your invitation below or email us at


PUZZLE X is the world's first convening forum bridging the world of Frontier Materials, Societal Impact, Entrepreneurship, Corporate Innovation and Bleeding-Edge Materials Science with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to fast-track materials technologies to help our world today. The inaugural event in Nov 2021 brought in 1100+ in-person attendees from 57 countries with 35% C-Level, Director & Board Level attendees.

Supported by the Government of Spain, Generalitat of Catalonia and Barcelona City Hall, and in partnership with Fira Barcelona and Mobile World Capital, PUZZLE X is the first global initiative, event, venture builder and ecosystem generator that will focus on Materials Deep Tech + SDGs for societal impact.