Jury & Advisors

Regional Jury Board

  • Hussein Kanji

    Hussein Kanji

    United Kingdom

    Non Executive Director at Yieldify

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  • Tanya Soman

    Tanya Soman

    United States

    Venture Partner at 500 Startups

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  • Omoju Miller

    Omoju Miller

    USA

    Senior Data Scientist, Machine Learning at GitHub

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  • Jeff Burton

    Jeff Burton

    United States

    Founding member of Electronic Arts, International Strategic Advisor to Startups

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  • Cristobal Alonso

    Cristobal Alonso

    Spain

    Global CEO at Startup Wise Guys

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  • Peter Stracar

    Peter Stracar

    Czech Republic

    President & CEO at General Electric Europe

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  • Daniela Kandel

    Daniela Kandel

    Israel

    Director, Country Relations, The Global Finder Network

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  • Till Ohrmann

    Till Ohrmann

    Germany

    CEO and Co-Founder, PIRATE.global

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  • Manuel Koelman

    Manuel Koelman

    Germany

    Co-Founder at PIRATE.global

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  • Chris McCann

    Chris McCann

    United States

    Head of community at Greylock Partners

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  • Eddie Arrieta

    Eddie Arrieta

    Colombia

    Publicize's President, FI Mentor and World Economic Forum Global Shaper

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  • Barbara Mallinson

    Barbara Mallinson

    South Africa

    Founder & CEO of Obami

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  • Erika Krizsan

    Erika Krizsan

    Austria

    Managing Director at Insurance Factory Consulting & Training

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  • George A. Tilesch

    George A. Tilesch

    United States

    US Managing Partner at Innomine Group

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  • Daniel Saaristo

    Daniel Saaristo

    Germany

    Deep Learning Startups Business Manager at NVIDIA

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  • Matthew C Eshed

    Matthew C Eshed

    United States

    Co Founder & Director of Operations and Wellness at Impossible Labs

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  • Gyula Feher

    Gyula Feher

    Hungary

    CTO and Founder at Ustream, an IBM Company

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  • Bernard Moon

    Bernard Moon

    United States

    Co-founder & Partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures

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  • George Northcott

    George Northcott

    United Kingdom

    Co-Founder & Head of Business Development at Founders Factory

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  • Adrian Pica

    Adrian Pica

    Romania

    Co-Founder of 150sec.com

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  • Mark Cameron White

    Mark Cameron White

    United States

    Founding Partner at White Summers Caffee & James LLP

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  • Mateusz Nowak

    Mateusz Nowak

    Poland

    Partner at Mazovia Capital

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  • Matteo Penzo

    Matteo Penzo

    Italy

    Executive Technology Director at frog

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  • Alexander Jarvis

    Alexander Jarvis

    United Kingdom

    Founder of 50Folds

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  • Daniel Saaristo

    Daniel Saaristo

    Germany

    Deep Learning Startups Business Manager at NVIDIA

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  • Kalmár Zoltán

    Kalmár Zoltán

    Hungary

    Chief Sales Officer at ingatlan.com Zrt

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  • Kevin Koym

    Kevin Koym

    USA

    Founder & CEO Tech Ranch

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  • Sandras Phiri

    Sandras Phiri

    South Africa

    CEO Africa Trust Academy

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  • Charles Odii

    Charles Odii

    Nigeria

    Founder SME100Nigeria

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  • Frank Genheimer

    Frank Genheimer

    Switzerland

    Founder & Managing Director of New Insurance Business Gmbh

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  • Craig Wing

    Craig Wing

    South Africa

    Partner at FutureWorld

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  • Seth Allen

    Seth Allen

    United Kingdom

    Co-Founder @ Madio | President @ Kairos UK

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  • Axel Peyriere

    Axel Peyriere

    Australia

    Founding Partner / COO at Emerging Classifieds Ventures

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  • Fredrik Orrenius

    Fredrik Orrenius

    Australia

    Partner Emerging Digital Ventures

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  • Sead Ahmetović

    Sead Ahmetović

    Austria

    Co-Founder at WeAreDevelopers

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  • Valentina Milanova

    Valentina Milanova

    United Kingdom

    Venture Associate at Founders Factory Ltd

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  • Cristian Popescu

    Cristian Popescu

    United States

    Senior Product Manager at Reputation.com

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  • Daniel Dippold

    Daniel Dippold

    Germany

    President at Kairos Society

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  • Marta Usurelu Manafu

    Marta Usurelu Manafu

    Romania

    Biz Magazine Owner & Editor-In-Chief

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  • Imre Hild

    Imre Hild

    Hungary

    Global Managing Partner at Global Traction

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  • Baška Klimek

    Baška Klimek

    Slovakia

    Co-founder of Impact Incubator

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  • Leona Aslanova

    Leona Aslanova

    Bulgaria

    Founder at Innovation Starter & Innovation Explorer Bulgaria

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  • Miroslav Dimitrov

    Miroslav Dimitrov

    Bulgaria

    Business Development at SAP.iO

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  • Zuzana Nehajova

    Zuzana Nehajova

    Czech Republic

    InnovEYtion Hub Leader at EY

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  • Premysl Rubes

    Premysl Rubes

    Czech Republic

    Managing Partner at Bohemia Venture Capital

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  • Ewa Chronowska

    Ewa Chronowska

    Poland

    CEE Business Angels Network, Symfonie Capital, Capital Ventures

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  • Stephane Gantchev

    Stephane Gantchev

    Bulgaria

    Partner at LAUNCHub Ventures, Co-organizer of DigitalK Conference

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  • Judit Bozsánovics

    Judit Bozsánovics

    Hungary

    Innovation Manager at Sparklab by NN

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  • Jack Bobo

    Jack Bobo

    USA

    CCO at Intrexon Corporation

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National Jury Board

  • Mark Bednar

    Mark Bednar

    Hungary

    Partner at PB Private Capital

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  • Nikoletta Szirmay

    Nikoletta Szirmay

    Hungary

    Deputy Director, Communications & Protocol Directorate, Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA)

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  • Gergo Rad

    Gergo Rad

    Hungary

    Product Discovery Coach at Google Launchpad

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  • Zoltán Csaba

    Zoltán Csaba

    Hungary

    Director of Strategy at Budapest Metropolitan University

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  • Dobó Mátyás

    Dobó Mátyás

    Hungary

    Innovation and business development expert

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  • Dorka Gerencsér

    Dorka Gerencsér

    Hungary

    Head of Acceleration Design at Health VenturLab Budapest

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  • Gabor Bonyhadi

    Gabor Bonyhadi

    Hungary

    CMO at Codecool

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  • Gabriella Csanak

    Gabriella Csanak

    Hungary

    Marketing & Operations Lead at Microsoft

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  • Veronika Pistyur

    Veronika Pistyur

    Hungary

    CEO at Bridge Budapest

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  • Zsofi Toth

    Zsofi Toth

    Hungary

    CMO at VIDDO

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  • Monica Muntean

    Monica Muntean

    Romania

    Founder at Girls Who Code Romania and Managing Director at Girls in Tech Romania

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  • Dan Berte

    Dan Berte

    Romania

    Director at Bitdefender

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  • Cocan Ioan

    Cocan Ioan

    Romania

    Managing Partner at Tremend

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  • Antonio Eram

    Antonio Eram

    Romania

    CEO NETOPIA mobilPay

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  • Florin Filote

    Florin Filote

    Romania

    Marketplace Director at eMag

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  • Ioan Iacob

    Ioan Iacob

    Romania

    Managing Partner at QUALITANCE

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  • Irina Ianculescu

    Irina Ianculescu

    Romania

    Head of Marketing at Smart Bill

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  • Irina Scarlat

    Irina Scarlat

    Romania

    Country Manager at Revolut

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  • Mihai Matei

    Mihai Matei

    Romania

    CEO at ESSENSYS Software

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  • Vlad Panait

    Vlad Panait

    Romania

    Founder at Sparking Capital

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  • Mihai Rotaru

    Mihai Rotaru

    Romania

    CEO at Clever Taxi

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  • Viktor Mikulasek

    Viktor Mikulasek

    Slovakia

    CEO at LAUNCHER

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  • Jan Cifra

    Jan Cifra

    Slovakia

    CEO at WebSupport s.r.o.

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  • Igor Strečko

    Igor Strečko

    Slovakia

    CEO at Webglobe

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  • Michal Pastier

    Michal Pastier

    Slovakia

    Chief Creative Director at Exponea

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  • Petra Dzurovcinova

    Petra Dzurovcinova

    Slovakia

    CEO at Freya Insurance

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  • Michal Andera

    Michal Andera

    Czech Republic

    Lecturer at the University of Economics Prague

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  • Osman Salih

    Osman Salih

    Czech Republic

    Growth hacking at Bolt Startup Development a.s.

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  • Šárka Štrossová

    Šárka Štrossová

    Czech Republic

    Director at WebExpo

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  • Novotny Tomas

    Novotny Tomas

    Czech Republic

    CEO at 720°

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  • Ondřej Holzman

    Ondřej Holzman

    Czech Republic

    Editor-in-chief of CzechCrunch

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  • Tomas Studenik

    Tomas Studenik

    Czech Republic

    CEO at Insane Business Ideas

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  • Momchil Vassilev

    Momchil Vassilev

    Bulgaria

    Managing Director at Endeavor Bulgaria

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  • Leona Aslanova

    Leona Aslanova

    Bulgaria

    Founder at Innovation Starter & Innovation Explorer Bulgaria

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  • Sasha Bezuhanova

    Sasha Bezuhanova

    Bulgaria

    Founder and Chairperson at MOVE.BG

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  • Iravan Hira

    Iravan Hira

    Bulgaria

    Country Managing Director at Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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  • Stephane Gantchev

    Stephane Gantchev

    Bulgaria

    Partner at LAUNCHub Ventures, Co-organizer of DigitalK Conference

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  • Lukasz Mlodyszewski

    Lukasz Mlodyszewski

    Poland

    CEO & co-founder at Nightly

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  • Aleksandra Jarośkiewicz

    Aleksandra Jarośkiewicz

    Poland

    Head of Digital at Connectis_

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  • Tomasz Swieboda

    Tomasz Swieboda

    Poland

    Managing Partner at Inovo.vc

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  • Igor Zarol

    Igor Zarol

    Serbia

    Senior Financial Manager

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  • Andrija Colak

    Andrija Colak

    Croatia

    CEO and Co-Founder of Surf'n'Fries

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  • Jakob Gajšek

    Jakob Gajšek

    Slovenia

    Manager of Innoenergy Hub Slovenia

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  • Bistra Kumbaroska

    Bistra Kumbaroska

    Austria

    Scaling and Partnership Manager at Social Impact Award

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  • Barnabas Malnay

    Barnabas Malnay

    Hungary

    Business Developer at EIT Digital

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  • Jasmina Henniova

    Jasmina Henniova

    Austria

    Head of Startup & Commumity Partnerships at Pioneers.io

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  • Alexis Eremia

    Alexis Eremia

    Austria

    Co- Founder & Managing Director at Impact Hub Vienna

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  • Bill Finney

    Bill Finney

    Czech Republic

    Partner at NOVALIA

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  • František Vašek

    František Vašek

    Czech Republic

    Senior Innovation Manager at Innogy

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  • Rafael Rasinger

    Rafael Rasinger

    Austria

    Lead at AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA

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Advisors & Friends

  • Ahmad Piraiee

    Ahmad Piraiee

    Poland

    CEO at ITKeyMedia

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  • Ante Lučić

    Ante Lučić

    Croatia

    CEO & Founder at A-Link Ltd.

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  • Bartlomiej Budnicki

    Bartlomiej Budnicki

    Poland

    Head of Ideation at Business Link

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  • Dario Zoric

    Dario Zoric

    Croatia

    Business Trainer and Mentor at Lean Startup Croatia

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  • Luka Klancir

    Luka Klancir

    Croatia

    COO at Async Labs

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  • Miloš Matić

    Miloš Matić

    Serbia

    Venture Associate at ICT Hub Venture

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  • Pavlína Louženská

    Pavlína Louženská

    Czech Republic

    Mentor at Google Developers Launchpad, Startup Weekend and more events

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  • Pavol Miroššay

    Pavol Miroššay

    Slovakia

    Executive Director at Kosice IT Valley

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  • Kasia Wojnar

    Kasia Wojnar

    Poland

    Future of work shaper at Brain Embassy

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  • Michał Sobczyk

    Michał Sobczyk

    Poland

    Content and External Relations at ImpactCEE

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  • Konrad Sowa

    Konrad Sowa

    Poland

    Investment Manager at hub:raum

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  • Thomas Moschig

    Thomas Moschig

    Deputy Head of ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA

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  • Laszlo Tar

    Laszlo Tar

    Hungary

    Building Businesses in the Digital Domain

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  • Mária Balogh-Mázi

    Mária Balogh-Mázi

    Hungary

    Baconsult Co-CEO, DreamJo.bs Co-CEO

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  • Hajnalka Bessenyei

    Hajnalka Bessenyei

    Hungary

    entrepreneur. growth evangelist. connector

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  • Lumi Anton

    Lumi Anton

    Hungary

    Budapest Co-Lead at Fintech Camp

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