Panel 2016

Ambassadors

Denmark

  • Tina Jonasen

    Tina Jonasen

    Business developer & Digital Coach

    LinkedIn
  • Søren X. Frahm

    Søren X. Frahm

    Creative Director at Artlinco

    LinkedIn
  • Daniel Laursen

    Daniel Laursen

    Founder at Trendsonline

    LinkedIn
  • Arne Vesterdal

    Arne Vesterdal

    Director at INCUBA

    LinkedIn
  • Vlad Suteu

    Vlad Suteu

    Regional Manager at Venture Cup

    LinkedIn
  • Sussi Bianco

    Sussi Bianco

    Innovation Consultant

    LinkedIn
  • Sissel Hansen

    Sissel Hansen

    Denmaek

    CEO Startup Guide World

    LinkedIn
  • Frederik Waitz

    Frederik Waitz

    Denmark

Finland

  • Juhani Polkko

    Juhani Polkko

    Founder & CMO of San Francisco Oy

    LinkedIn
  • Jaana Pylvänen

    Jaana Pylvänen

    Innovation Director at Kora Arctic Cluster

    LinkedIn
  • Tuomas Maisala

    Tuomas Maisala

    Director at Spinno Enterprise Center

    LinkedIn
  • Claes Mikko Nilsen

    Claes Mikko Nilsen

    Network Manager at FiBAN

    LinkedIn
  • Riku Seppälä

    Riku Seppälä

    Principal at Open Ocean Capital

    LinkedIn
  • Ekaterina Gianelli

    Ekaterina Gianelli

    Investment Director at Inventure

    LinkedIn

Iceland

  • Svana Gunnarsdóttir

    Svana Gunnarsdóttir

    Investment manager at Frumtak GP

    LinkedIn
  • Arnar Laufdal

    Arnar Laufdal

    CEO & Owner at Kaptio

    LinkedIn
  • Einar Gunnar Guðmundsson

    Einar Gunnar Guðmundsson

    Corporate Entrepreneur at Arion Bank

    LinkedIn
  • Jenný Ruth Hrafnsdóttir

    Jenný Ruth Hrafnsdóttir

    Seed & VC Investment Manager at NSA Ventures

    LinkedIn
  • Þórunn Jónsdóttir

    Þórunn Jónsdóttir

    Founder at thorunnjons.com

    LinkedIn

Norway

  • Marius Thorvaldsen

    Marius Thorvaldsen

    University lecturer & Board member

    LinkedIn
  • Ingvild Kielland

    Ingvild Kielland

    Event Manager at FLOW Norway

    LinkedIn
  • Kriszti Toth

    Kriszti Toth

    Head of Program Committee at TEDx Oslo, Founder at MESH

    LinkedIn
  • Hilde Indresovde

    Hilde Indresovde

    General Manager at Nyskapingsparken Inkubator

    LinkedIn
  • Karen Elisabeth Hesjka

    Karen Elisabeth Hesjka

    Relations Manager - Startups and Growth Companies at DNB

    LinkedIn
  • Kjetil Holmefjord

    Kjetil Holmefjord

    Incubator Manager at StartupLab

    LinkedIn

Sweden

  • Oskar Malm Wiklund

    Oskar Malm Wiklund

    Sweden

    Community builder & Business developer

    LinkedIn
  • Henrik Storm Dyrssen

    Henrik Storm Dyrssen

    Sweden

    Chief Executive Officer at Leksell Social Ventures

    LinkedIn
  • Peter Fosso

    Peter Fosso

    Sweden

    Stockholm Enrepreneurs Meetup

    LinkedIn

National Jury

Denmark

  • Christian Stadil

    Christian Stadil

    Denmark

    Owner/CEO/Adj.Prof. Thornico A/S Food & Technology – Shipping – Sport & Fashion – Real Estate & Financing

  • Torsten Kolind

    Torsten Kolind

    Denmark

    Co-founder & CEO at YouNoodle

    LinkedIn
  • Preben Mejer

    Preben Mejer

    Denmark

    Founder, Chairman

    LinkedIn
  • Toke Kruse

    Toke Kruse

    Denmark

    Founder and CEO - Billy

    LinkedIn
  • Daniel Laursen

    Daniel Laursen

    Denmark

    Founder at TrendsOnline.dk, Co-founder at TechBBQ

    LinkedIn
  •  Adam Lebech

    Adam Lebech

    Denmark

    Director, CEO, DI Digital

    LinkedIn

Finland

  • Taneli Tikka

    Taneli Tikka

    Finland

    Entrepreneur, Executive, Board Member.

    LinkedIn
  • Inka Mero

    Inka Mero

    Finland

    Chairwoman and Co-Founder, KoppiCatch

    LinkedIn
  • Pekka Sivonen

    Pekka Sivonen

    Finland

    General Director at Vertical Accelerator

    LinkedIn
  • Ville Miettinen

    Ville Miettinen

    Finland

    Serial Entrepreneur; Founder and CEO, Microtask

    LinkedIn
  • Oskari Kettunen

    Oskari Kettunen

    Finland

    Managing Partner at Reaktor Ventures

    LinkedIn
  • Sami Lampinen

    Sami Lampinen

    Finland

    Managing Director & Partner, INVENTURE

    LinkedIn
  • Christina Forsgård

    Christina Forsgård

    Finland

    Startup Coach, Founder of Netprofile PR, Author of Social Media Book SUHDE, CEO at Studio IMG

    LinkedIn
  • Drazen Dodik

    Drazen Dodik

    Finland

    Technical Evangelist at Microsoft

    LinkedIn

Iceland

  • Helga Valfells

    Helga Valfells

    Iceland

    Managing director at NSA Ventures

    LinkedIn
  • Margrét Arnardóttir

    Margrét Arnardóttir

    Iceland

    Project Manager for Wind Power at Landsvirkjun

    LinkedIn
  • Margrét Lára Friðriksdóttir

    Margrét Lára Friðriksdóttir

    Iceland

    Executive Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Strategy at Össur

    LinkedIn
  • Pétur Guðjónsson

    Pétur Guðjónsson

    Iceland

    Executive Vice President, Commercial Regions at Marel

    LinkedIn
  • Eldar Ástþórsson

    Eldar Ástþórsson

    Iceland

    Sr PR Manager at CCP

    LinkedIn

Norway

  • Jeanett Sandmo

    Jeanett Sandmo

    Norway

    Innovation Norway

    LinkedIn
  • Heidi Austlid

    Heidi Austlid

    Norway

    Director KT-Norge

    LinkedIn
  • Fredrik Winther

    Fredrik Winther

    Norway

    Oslo Business Region

    LinkedIn
  • Sean Percival

    Sean Percival

    Norway

    500 Nordics

    LinkedIn
  • Bjørn Christensen

    Bjørn Christensen

    Norway

    Partner at Alliance Venture and Owner, Alliance Venture

    LinkedIn
  • Rune Sævik

    Rune Sævik

    Norway

    Communications Manager at Investinor AS

    LinkedIn

Sweden

  • Fredrik Arnander

    Fredrik Arnander

    Sweden

    Standout Capital, Co-founder & Partner

    LinkedIn
  • Lars Iversen

    Lars Iversen

    Sweden

    CEO Frogleap

    LinkedIn
  • Sophia Bendz

    Sophia Bendz

    Sweden

    Executive in Residence at Atomico

    LinkedIn
  • Fredrik Jung-Abbou

    Fredrik Jung-Abbou

    Sweden

    Entrepreneur & Investor

    LinkedIn
  • Tomas Bennich

    Tomas Bennich

    Sweden

    Advisory Board Member at SUP46

    LinkedIn
  • Joseph Michael

    Joseph Michael

    Sweden

    Stockholm Business Region Development

    LinkedIn

Regional Jury

Nordic

  • Torsten Kolind

    Torsten Kolind

    Denmark / USA

    Co-founder & CEO at YouNoodle

    LinkedIn
  • Henrik Scheel

    Henrik Scheel

    Denmark / USA

    Founder & CEO at Startup Experience Inc., TEDx Sacramento

    LinkedIn
  • Christian Stadil

    Christian Stadil

    Denmark

    Owner & CEO at Thornico AS.

  • Vanessa Julia Carpenter

    Vanessa Julia Carpenter

    Denmark / Canada

    Technology Experience Designer, Design Thinking Advocate

    LinkedIn
  • Morten Wagner

    Morten Wagner

    Denmark

    Director of Digital Innovation & IdemoLab at DELTA.

    LinkedIn
  • Bjørn Christensen

    Bjørn Christensen

    Norway

    Partner at Alliance Venture

    LinkedIn
  • Frederik Winther

    Frederik Winther

    Norway

    Managing Director at Oslo Business Region

    LinkedIn
  • Rolf Assev

    Rolf Assev

    Norway

    Partner at StartupLab Oslo

    LinkedIn
  • Inka Mero

    Inka Mero

    Finland

    Chairwoman and Co-Founder at KoppiCatch

    LinkedIn
  • Lars Iversen

    Lars Iversen

    Sweden

    CEO Frogleap

    LinkedIn
  • Joseph Michael

    Joseph Michael

    Sweden

    Head of Startups/Tech - City of Stockholm

    LinkedIn
  • Tomas Bennich

    Tomas Bennich

    Sweden

    Advisory Board Member at SUP46 (Start-Up People of Sweden)

    LinkedIn
  • Eric Asmussen

    Eric Asmussen

    Sweden

    C.E.O at Xtravel

    LinkedIn
  • Eldar Ástþórsson

    Eldar Ástþórsson

    Iceland

    Senior PR Manager - Europe

    LinkedIn
  • Thorsteinn B. Fridriksson

    Thorsteinn B. Fridriksson

    Iceland

    CEO & Founder at Plain Vanilla

    LinkedIn

EU

  • Juliane Schulze

    Juliane Schulze

    Germany

    Director ENTER EUROPE at peacefulfish, Board member at Media Deals

    LinkedIn
  • Margaret Mulligan

    Margaret Mulligan

    Belgium

    Project Manager EBN - European Business & Innovation Centres Network

    LinkedIn
  • Clare McGee

    Clare McGee

    Ireland

    Operations Manager & Business Consultant at NORIBIC

    LinkedIn
  • Boris Meggiorin

    Boris Meggiorin

    France

    Head of International development at SAMOA

    LinkedIn
  • Adrián Sneeuw

    Adrián Sneeuw

    The Netherlands

    H2020 Expert Evaluator at European Commission

    LinkedIn
  • Peter Oszkó

    Peter Oszkó

    Hungary

    Managing Partner at OXO Group

    LinkedIn
  • Péter Halácsy

    Péter Halácsy

    Hungary

    CTO & Co-founder at Prezi

    LinkedIn

Asia

  • Prathibha Sastry

    Prathibha Sastry

    India

    Startup Evangelist, Entrepreneur, DigitalDesh

    LinkedIn
  • Utsav Somani

    Utsav Somani

    India

    Entrepreneur - African & Technology focus, Angel Investor, Delhi Chapter lead at LetsVenture

    LinkedIn
  • Mohan Ram

    Mohan Ram

    India

    Senior Manager - Partnerships and Business Development at Kyron

    LinkedIn
  • Ashran Dato' Ghazi

    Ashran Dato' Ghazi

    Malaysia

    Chairman at New Entrepreneurs Foundation (myNEF), COO & Co-founder at Joota Pic

    LinkedIn

North America

  • George A. Tilesch

    George A. Tilesch

    USA

    Transatlantic Innovation Expert, Strategist & Solutionist

    LinkedIn
  • Amy Cosper

    Amy Cosper

    USA

    Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur Magazine

    LinkedIn
  • Javier Agüera Reneses

    Javier Agüera Reneses

    USA

    Vice President, Business Development

    LinkedIn

DISCLAIMER
Note that any jury member that is connected or has any relation with a finalist will not be eligible to rate in the particular category.