2018 HATCH Europe X thecamp Attendees

HATCH Europe x thecamp has been curated for diversity – across industries, ages, demographics, world views, etc., We want HATCH to represent a true cross-section of humanity. with a shared intention: to HATCH a better world.

  • Guests are converging from 18 Countries: Austria, Canada, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Ireland, Israel, Mexico, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States
  • 60% / 40% Male / Female balance. It’s not perfect, but we’re working on it.
  • 20% Next Gen (HIVErs)
  • 33% are CEO / Founders
  • 20 different industries

Daniel Amaya

Co Founder - Artist

Wearkit

France

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Originally from Bogotá, Colombia, Daniel is a circus artist specialized in juggling with experience on stage in Latin America and Europe, mainly Colombia and France. He counts with a background in mechatronics engineering from the National University of Colombia (Bogotá) and the ENSEEIHT (Toulouse), but especially on a great interest in virtual and digital as spaces for contemporary creation. His research looks for the integration of the three key elements of his story: body, matter and technology.

Stéphanie Ampart

Fairy Activist

thecamp

France

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Design and Project Manager for Youth Camps and Experiential Workshops / Education Program & Social Business Unconference / Co-living & Innovative moments

Christophe Andre

Director CSR

Sanofi

France

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Christophe is convinced that the human factor is key for the long term performance of companies, that companies' role is beyond the short term bottom line and must have a long term vision reconciling financial performance and social needs. 20 years in vaccines business in international operations, business development, and finance; lived in US, Germany and Singapore; interest in social entrepreneurship, engagement of employees, and positive leadership.

Shane Atchison

Chief Marketing Officer

Domo

United States

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Shane brings more than 25 years in advertising and digital marketing leadership as Domo’s CMO. Previously, he was CEO of WPP’s POSSIBLE where he led the company’s long-term strategic vision working with the world’s best CMOs across numerous industries such as financial services, consumer packaged goods and high-tech to build and execute their plans. A recognized digital strategy thought leader, he co-authored two books: Actionable Web Analytics: Using Data to Make Smart Business Decisions and Does it Work? 10 Principles for Delivering True Business Value.

Benoît Bailliart

Lab director

Thecamp

France

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Benoit Bailliart directs thecamp Urban Lab aiming at transforming cities and citizen mindsets. He is also investor and board member of three digital startups in AI, smart mobility and digital marketing. He graduated from La Sorbonne university and the NEOMA Business school in Rouen, and later earned certification in disruptive innovation management at Harvard Business School. Benoit has been open innovation director at Accenture and conducted several digital transformation programs in CAC40 groups. Benoit is a member of Partech Venture investor club, as well as AUDACITIES think tank

Stéphane Barbot-Maire

Co-head Program

Viva Technology

Switzerland

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Founder of SBM Prod. and co-head program of Viva Technology. He works as an Event Architect and Editorial/Content Director with corporations or government entities to create content on strategic issues and advise on communication deployment. Prior to this, he was part of Smadja & Associates, strategic advisory firm led by former World Economic Forum Managing Director and previously at the Women’s Forum. Working around the globe, I throw people on stage, event architect, content director, skiing, climbing, sailing, timepieces, and photography.

Norbert Barre

Founder

CreativeMinds Consulting

France

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Norbert is the Founder and Organizer of TEDxCannes, an iconic TEDx in Europe. Working on marketing and financial culture in an international context (5 spoken languages), he accompanies organizations in their development, from the concept, using creativity and innovative approaches to financing, in order to launch new smart and purposeful economic activities.

Jennifer Bassuk

Global VP, Strategic Partnerships

Storyful

United States

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Jen is a veteran digital media executive specializing in building new business offerings. She spent 11 years at Amazon leading partner relations for high-profile ventures at Audible.com and developing strategic initiatives for Amazon Publishing’s global rights business. As Global VP of Strategic Partnerships at Storyful, a division of News Corp, she leads their expansion into original programming and global distribution. She is passionate about agriculture, sustainability, food systems, tech and fitness, and supports innovative startups in these sectors as an investor and hands-on advisor.

Christen Bavero

Partner

ThinkHuman

United States

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Christen helps growth organizations build thriving cultures. Christen holds a Masters in Science, a School District Administrator License, as well as Business Strategy and Measuring and Improving Business Performance Certificates from Cornell University. Christen works with individuals to enhance personal effectiveness, and trains teams to collaborate in ways that elevate performance and shift behavior by targeting communication strategies and teamwork skills.

Julien Belin

Product Owner & VR experiences

thecamp

France

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A tech innovator for good, I started as a web developer and then soon started to ask myself, "why are we developing all these new tools? just for productivity purposes?
That answer doesn't seems right to me so I joined thecamp and try to find how technology can be used for good. Which technology and which usage ? One that makes me really curious today is VR. It allows you to communicate and immerse yourself into stories that you won't be able access in reality. Let's imagine a better future and communicate about it via this immersive device. Maybe it can change our collective imagery ?

Walid Ben Haj Salah

Sound/Experience Designer

thecamp

France

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I've worked on the field of films and animation as a sound engineer and mostly as a post-production sound editor/mixer in my country, Tunisia. Now I'm working as Sound/Experience designer and Podcast manager at thecamp to give this beautiful place more beauty through what I'm able to do here.

David Block

Creator

The Human Experience

United States

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David Block's aim is to unify humanity by crossing cultural barriers with art and music. He has toured all over the world playing events from Coachella to burning man under the name "The Human Experience." He defies any genre and has released 10 albums collaborating with any artist who inspires him. He has been exploring mixed media visual arts and is constantly searching for new ways of expressing himself creatively. He has a deep love for nature, philosophy, and exploring the boundaries of consciousness.

Clément Bouttier

Hiver

thecamp

France

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Civil engineer, Hiver@thecamp

Mark Brand

CEO

Mark Brand Inc.

Canada

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One of North America's foremost social entrepreneurs. Along with managing the 5 companies under the MB Inc umbrella, Brand is a graduate of THNK, a Stanford fellow, a Professor of Innovation at USC, Executive Chef for Pope Francis’s Laudato Si Challenge, and an advisor to corporations and agencies working to make real change. It’s through his cooking, philanthropic efforts, systems design, and love for the community that he’s found a unique balance in business and purpose. Executive Chef for Pope Francis’s Laudato Si Challenge.

Emilie Breslavetz

Game Designer

thecamp

France

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I'm a French Game Designer and I love to make games, experiment new technologies and learn new things ! I especially try like to think of games as a way of creating feeling, emotions and awareness for people. I'm now working on a one game a month challenge and I'm currently part of The Hive at thecamp.

Elias Cattan

Founder and Director

Taller13

Mexico

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Biomimicry, permaculture, deep ecology and systems theory are some of the areas of knowledge that affect me. I studied architecture in Mexico City, Universidad Iberoamericana and continued my studies in Schumacher College, in the UK. My professional path is to regenerate our relationship to ourselves and with the living systems that support and surround us. Water as its most basic element, from watersheds to art installations. Life as design, Art as a change agent. A culture transformed is my dream. Living Rivers in Cities my goal. Mexico my home.

Steve Connell

Head Artist in Charge

Steve Connell Creates

United States

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Ideas can change the world - but for ideas to be heard, they require a voice that can make the world listen. Steve Connell is that voice. A transformative action poet, Steve has entertained at private performances for President Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, and Norman Lear, amongst others. His work has been seen on ABC, HBO, MTV, and performed live at the United Nations, Sundance, TEDMED, Kennedy Center, and The White House. His piece on domestic violence “We Are the Lions,” amassed over 8 million views and was performed live at the United Nations.

Kim Dabbs

Global Director, Corporate Social Innovation

Steelcase

Germany

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Kim is a social entrepreneur, advocate and innovator who is leading global corporate social innovation for Steelcase. She has a passion for building a culture of opportunity and is leveraging that mindset as she partners with organizations engaged in transformational change throughout the world. Her collective impact experience in the corporate, non-profit and public sectors have led her to present internationally on social innovation and design thinking at venues such as the Guggenheim, the Aspen Institute and TEDx.

Solene Dargaud

Modules & Tools Lead & Program Manager

thecamp

France

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Industrial engineer, entrepreneur then color and trim designer for the PSA, Solène is passionate about alternative design process. Today, as Modules & Tools Lead and innovation program designer at thecamp, she facilitates processes of transformation through design fiction, CPS, etc. Convinced of the power of 2D/3D materialization, she is graphic facilitator and Lego serious player. She wants to focus her energy for an optimistic and sustainable world!

Judith Darmont

Independent

Artist

Israel

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An interdisciplinary and multi-sensory digital artist. Conscious of the confluence between time and space, between fields physical and virtual, her work is part of a creative journey of hybridization where she invites and integrates other artistic dimensions, including urban territories and the public. In her recent work, BABEL and URBAN SPIRITS, My Eternal Portrait, viewers become executives and protagonists, spectators and actors. The projections, installations and applications offer a unique form of urban poetry.

Kristen Davis

Founder & CEO

CinqC

France

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I speak English, French and Geek. I'm pragmatic, practical, curious and love meeting people and exploring cultures. I seek change; it feeds my desire to learn and evolve. I created CinqC after 20+ years deep business model disruption in international media (NY Times International, where I was IT & Innovation Direction). This provided me with the insight, resilience, and agility now needed in many other sectors. CinqC provides this expertise to the start-ups, large organisations, innovation labs, and incubators looking to evolve, adapt, and make it work in our changing world

Adebayo Dawodu

Founder

ParallelScore

United States

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ParallelScore is a bicoastal product design studio with footprint in U.S.A and Africa, focused on innovation with emerging technologies. He’s a co-cofounder at tiphub, a mentorship driven accelerator & impact angel network manager that supports seed stage technology and social impact ventures in Africa and the African Diaspora. He has over 10 years experience in technology and strategy consulting with the likes of Accenture, non-profit organizations and government agencies. He manages several initiatives in Africa focused on national volunteerism, job creations and agri-tech.

Adrien De Blanzy

CEO

L'ADN

France

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After a career in film production, I first created a contemporary dance company in Paris. Then in 2013 I launched the media innovation company L'ADN. Today L'ADN offers innovation solutions to companies in media and beyond, including content creation, conferences, etc.

Antoine de Brabant

Founder

Jobboook

Canada

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Former Founder & CEO of Wordans, a custom apparel app and marketplace leader in Canada. Founder and CEO of Jobbook, which is building out an advanced blockchain token program to address an array of inequalities. Jobbook rewards companies for connecting their surplus of un-hired candidate pools to other opportunities within the community. For the first time, employers can earn revenue on the talent that they can’t hire while being a true resource to their talent community. With this platform, Antoine and the Jobbook team looks to address additional global challenges, starting with sex trafficking and human slavery.

Felipe de Souza

Hiver

thecamp

France

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Developer for at least 10 years, working the last 4 years with collaborative economics and crowdfunding having participated in the largest political crowdfunding in history. Loves a good debate and is interested in a range of subjects ranging from dialectic to lucid dreaming. And also love to eat brownies.

Cyril Delattre

CEO

Delattre and Co / L'Ecole Inspire

France

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Serial entrepreneur, ecosystems explorer, developer and coach. Designer and creator of the future international campus (5.000 m2) based in Marseille L'ÉCOLE INSPIRE dedicated to the 0-18 years old children. A world-wide explorations, a school and a transmission center (news and training). Co-creator of MASSILIA LAB dedicated to innovation and new entrepreneurs in Marseille. Speaker and writer.

Jamie Denenberg

Co-Founder

Alpine Labs

United States

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A Co-Founder of LA based multi-media production company Alpine Labs which produces for the network, cable, digital and theatrical platforms. Prior to joining Alpine, she launched and ran SA Entertainment, a full service entertainment marketing company that was a collaboration with renowned LA-based street artist Mister Cartoon where she crafted campaigns that capitalized on authentic relationships across music, sports, culture and art. Denenberg has also worked closely in the political field with President Barack Obama, former Secretary of State John Kerry and others.

Ivica Durdevic

CEO

NOA

Austria

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NOA (no ordinary agency) New York - Berlin - Vienna / Evolution Agency / NOA helps companies, governments and foundations. Evolution expert. Since 2007 consulting global companies, brands, governments and foundations in strategy -- how to position, reposition, launch or relaunch to be relevant in 20+ years while becoming sustainably pro-human and pro-nature.

David Erhun

International Project Manager

thecamp

France

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International Project Manager at thecamp, a new campus for social innovation and emerging technology in the South of France. Fascinated by new technologies and digital fabrication, he has a long history with FabLabs and makerspaces. He studied International Development at the University of Amsterdam and Translation and Interpreting at the University of Grenoble Alpes. More recently, he spent 6 months as part of thecamp’s HIVE creative residency.

Michele Fino

Consultant

Gv2Gt

United States

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Michele has 20 years of Marketing & Sales experience at companies like Walt Disney World, Red Bull and DoSomething.org. In 2004, she started at FremantleMedia where she revolutionized the sponsorship and integrated marketing business on American Idol, The Price is Right, America’s Got Talent & The X Factor. After several stints in the Digital Content universe, she decided to make the world a better place for her kids & went to DoSomething.org as the CMO. Now she consults equally in Brand Marketing & Biz Dev’t for both Media companies & not-for-profit orgs.

Laurence Fischer

Founder & President

"Fight for dignity"

France

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In a career which spanned 15 years, Fischer was a three times world champion in Karate, while graduating with an MScM from the prestigious business school, ESSEC. Today she is actively committed to human rights, especially women's rights, with 10 years of solid experience in education through sport with NGO’s. She is dedicated to passing on sports' values to children. After 4 years developing a sport training programme for female victims of rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo, she decided in 2017 to create "Fight for Dignity."

Jon Flint

Designer

thecamp

France

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Jon is a designer with a hands-on approach to thinking and making. Objects he has designed and made have been shown in galleries such as the V&A, Vitra Design Museum, as well as appearing on the back of pushchairs and bikes on the streets of London. Jon holds a BA in Product Design from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, and an MA in Interaction Design from Goldsmiths University of London. Jon worked as a senior designer at Superflux studio London for 3 and a half years. He is currently a permanent resident at the Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol as well as a ‘Hiver’ at the camp.

Raman Frey

CCO

The Bureau

United States

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Raman Frey is a founding partner at The Bureau, a benefit corporation operating at the intersection of ESG impact and distributed ledger technologies, like blockchain. As Chief Community Officer, he oversees conversations, content and events with leaders who are shaping the future of distributed ledger tech. He is also the founder of GP Dinners, a community that fosters meaningful conversations over food and drink, through dinners, overnights and retreats, mostly in California. Raman is a mountaineer and scuba diver who speaks Mandarin, French, German, Spanish and a little Tibetan.

Helene Fromen

Artist

Explosive

France

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live & life drawer + coach in digital strategy and product design

Stéphane Garti

Artist-engineer

Wearkit

France

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I am an artist-engineer working with dancers and designers. I run Wearkit, a creative lab experimenting the future of body and technology with contemporary circus artists and dancers. Wearkit is also a growing community of makers, coders, artists and designers contributing to open design. I am Ambassador for Creative Innovation & Technology at thecamp HIVE program, where I direct efforts focused on interaction technologies and design for digital lifestyle in future cities, with 20 young creative talents from all around the world. I facilitate workshops that drive companies digital transformation to face the disruption from new technologies.

Roshi Givechi

Design Consultant

Creative Sabbatical

United States

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Closing 19 years with IDEO as a Partner and Exec Design Director, Roshi Givechi is a design consultant and explores narrative/film + technology on her creative sabbatical. Whether designing better cities, services, or shaping stories, Roshi brings inspiration from choreography, dissecting many parts that combine to make a greater whole. She channels her global exposure to spark creative solutions and shape company culture. Roshi recognizes the power design has to address any challenge in elegant and impactful ways, loves being ITF, and spotlights resilience and beauty in humanity through film.

Claire Glanois

Engineer / HIVER / Groundbreaker

the camp

France

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I am an engineer (Ecole Polytechnique) and doctor in pure mathematics (Humboldt Foundation post-doctorat).
In addition, I wander at the borderland of art-science-tech via creative coding, sound design, semantic inquisition, and some projects involving immersive environments, or the use of data and deep learning for educational, social or cultural purpose. I am currently part of the Hive 2 collaborative adventure, working toward a more durable and humanist future.

Martin Hohn

Founder

Zurich Retreat

Switzerland

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Former hospitality manager. Several years on the journey of self-discovery and working for various food start-ups made me realise that I am commited to be an agent of change and support the emergence of the new paradigm. Working with many of the leading initiatives on societal change, I focus nowadays on holistic project consulting. In order to maximise my impact, I am now building a competence centre for change in Zurich, Switzerland.

Clyde Hutchinson

Partner

Journey Partners

Ireland

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Clyde is deeply committed to innovation and disruption through Journey Partners across three key sectors: aviation and travel technology, lifesciences, and sports technology. Currently co-leads Propeller Shannon investing, accelerating early stage aviation and travel tech startups. He is the co-founder of Junction Therapeutics, a revolutionary new treatment for neurological conditions. He has previously served as the Innovation Lead for eHealth Ireland. Clyde is an active investor, advisor and evangelist in sports tech. He advises international sport investors, organisations, and conferences.

Adele Jacques

The Mermologist

Iara Films

France

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Adele Jacques is a multidisciplinary French artist: actress, dancer, singer, writer, and filmmaker who developed "Paris Loves L.A." a live cabaret tributing Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot in Los Angeles, and performed with different musicians in each cities (L.A. MOCA Geffen, SXSW, Standard NY). Always merging arts together, she puts her work at service of the cause of women and water. Currently, she's writing and directing a debut feature film about the transformative story of a French woman in the Southern California desert in 1968, hoping to create awareness around the water issue.

Vytas Jankauskas

Hiver

thecamp

United Kingdom

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Vytas is a designer and researcher, exploring digital and physical identities, and the technological transformation of the domestic mundane. For the past three years Vytas has been a senior designer and researcher at Superflux design foresight studio in London. He is a permanent resident at Pervasive Media Studio. His independent and collaborative projects include shows at the V&A, London, Salone del Mobile, Milan, and CCCB, Barcelona. Vytas has given talks on the future of cities, including the opening Keynote at Cities 2050 conference in Lublin, Poland.

Nicholas Judge

Co-founder & CEO

RootProject

United States

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A political economist, Nick received his PhD from the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2013. His dissertation explored inferential and numerical optimization issues in the most sophisticated models used in international currency markets. He is an advisor for blockchain projects such as Constellation, Dispatch, TrustToken, and many more. Nick is an equity partner at the Bureau, a San Francisco blockchain incubator. Before he cofounded RootProject, he worked as a big data programmer at Revolution Analytics (acquired by Microsoft).

Tia Kansara

CEO

Replenish Earth Ltd

United Kingdom

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Tia is an award-winning entrepreneur. She is the founder and director of Kansara Hackney Ltd., which fosters sustainable design and implementation for the future generation of private and commercial clients. In 2010, she wrote the brief and appointed the architects Foster + Partners for Saudi American Bank‘s multi-million dollar headquarters as the first female to judge a LEED platinum building in Riyadh. Her Ph.D. at UCL, Energy Institute is on designing future cities. Her recent work through Replenish Earth Ltd can be found on www.replenish.earth

Heather Knight

Manager, Global Sustainability

Steelcase

United States

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Heather Knight is a researcher, storyteller and change agent, striving to simplify the complex and bring order to ambiguity. As manager of global sustainability at Steelcase, she turns research and insights into guidance around decisions and actions, and shares the company’s sustainability story while actively crafting its next chapter. From start-ups to global organizations, she has spent most of her career in the commercial building industry, working to deliver on her passion: merging sustainability, business and technology-to drive change in one of business' and society's largest industries

Derek Knowles

Filmmaker

thecamp

France

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Derek Knowles is a filmmaker from California. He likes making films about letter carriers, skateboarders who jump off buses, girls' education, iconic bands, Pluto and most anything else. He's been lucky enough to be a part of films that have played at festivals across the country - Sundance, South by Southwest, Tribeca - and across the world. He graduated from Stanford University in 2011 but is still most proud of leading tours for foreign tourists during the summer of 2013. He is based between LA, Oakland, and Seattle.

Anna Korsun

Entrepreneur

Eco-Lavka

Ukraine

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I am from Ukraine and am interesting in healthy food and healthy life style. Food is one of our basic needs and base of our health. The same time food is huge part of World economic. And sometimes unfortunately food production is harmful for people and environment. The same as many others businesses. So my passion to look for solution, what can unite business and health of humanity and planet. As we need food, we need emotions and relationships (mental food) , and mental food has to be quality also. My second passion is organising events, travels and burningman camp).

Yarrow Kraner

Founder, CEO

HATCH

United States

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Yarrow is the Founder of HATCH, Aspen Institute Fellow, and named 2015 top 100 creatives in the U.S. by Origins. Yarrow is featured in the book Talent for Humanity, and he has built global networks since 1999, when he founded one of the pioneer social media properties (“Superdudes”), based on connecting real-world heroes. The platform celebrated, empowered and rewarded youth for community activations, growing to 1.5 Million subscribers before Fox acquired it in 2004. That same year, Yarrow founded HATCH, a network of influencers accelerating progress on solutions for global challenges. In 2016 Yarrow founded H360.io, an A.I. / machine learning platform to activate a “network of networks” aimed at catalyzing collaborations and project acceleration within networks and communities across the world. H360 will be released at HATCH Europe X thecamp June 2018.

Christopher Krywulak

Founder & CEO

iQmetrix

Canada

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I had a transformational experience after which I disengaged from school and directed my energy to daydreaming, clear that university was not my path I decided to create my own environment and become an entrepreneur. I starting my first business at 18 with the primary purpose to create an environment were people grow and become more conscious. My purpose is to be a catalyst for transformation in the world.

Bosco Kwizera

Managing Director

Daffy Village

Rwanda

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Founder of Daffy Village, an organization created to provide quick information to schools, educators, and students, especially those willing to pursue their education at a high level both formally and informally. I am an entrepreneur by profession. Brainstorming innovator and solution-oriented. I am passionate about the entrepreneurial pursuit of local problem-solving.

Malek Lagha

international operations

thecamp

France

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I recently started working at thecamp and I am part of the international ecosystem. I believe that connecting youth and people from public and private sectors could help us achieve bigger purposes and overcome nowadays challenges. As a future PhD student in international business and entrepreneurship, my ultimate aim is to help organizations expand their strategies, their internationalization and their inclusive sustainable growth to create changes and a better future.

Julie LaGuardia

Head of Brand Partnerships

Water.org

United States

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Julie LaGuardia pioneers high-profile, ground-breaking collaborations for leading global brands. As the Head of Brand Partnerships at Water.org, she originated the award-winning “Buy a Lady a Drink” campaign with Stella Artois that is now live in 10 countries, and has helped provide access to clean water for more than 1.5 million people in the developing world to date. She also headed the partnership initiatives at Discovery to launch Planet Green, the first-ever eco-lifestyle network, and the world premiere of "Life," the award-winning docuseries sequel to "Planet Earth."

Christine Lai

Connector

Community

United States

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Christine Lai is a cross-sector collaboration catalyst, connecting capital, ideas, opportunities, and people for positive social change. She currently serves as a Connector with several communities and organizations. Previously, Christine served as Chief of Staff with Delivering Happiness, a coachsultancy [hybrid coaching + consulting] creating more successful, sustainable cultures within organization. She has prior experience in education, hospitality, and sports. Christine is geo-flexible and loves bringing people together to strengthen communities of belonging.

Anssi Laurila

Creative Producer

Slush

Finland

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Anssi's work is to improve overall event experience and explore ways to improve human connection. A regional contact for Burning Man in Finland, he works to bring together a community of builders, makers and shakers. With a background in the electronic music scene in Helsinki and user-driven design projects at Aalto Design Factory, Stanford, CERN and Burning Man, Anssi's projects have spun out a new kind of musical instrument, a humanitarian aid program, and a participation in the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018.

SIKAI LI

HIVE

THECAMP

France

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Photography and graphic design, sound engineering, product and 3D design modeling, web design and engineering. Design, Code, Music.

Alan Macy

Reasearch and Development Director

BIOPAC Systems, Inc.

United States

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Alan Macy is currently the Research and Development Director, past President and a founder of BIOPAC Systems, Inc. He is currently focusing on psychophysiology, emotional and motivational state measurements, magnetic resonance imaging and augmented/virtual reality implementations. His recent research and artistic efforts explore ideas of human nervous system extension and the associated impacts upon perception. As an applied science artist, he specializes in the creation of cybernated art, interactive sculpture and environments.

Benjamin Magnard

CEO

Educlever - Voilavion

France

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Serial entrepreneur, a pioneer in e-commerce and e-education, and a Business angel. At the moment he is in charge of Educlever - a start-up that is using Adaptive Learning to deliver the most powerful e-learning platform with AI. He is also passionate about foiling boats (boats that fly over the water). He has created Voilavion, the first easy flying sailing boat especially designed for sailing schools and beginners.

Quentin Maniguet

Entrepreneur-in-residence

Hive / Thecamp

France

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Quentin is an engineer passionate about visual arts. He is currently working on bridging the gap between industries and artists, through digital innovation, thanks to his computing background. He graduated from the École Polytechnique and has a master degree from HEC Paris.

Elena Marineci

Managing Partner

Starfish Events

Romania

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I consider myself to be a growth agent powered by love and play. I'm an entrepreneur, as Managing Partner of the company Starfish Events - Evolution likes to play. Starfish is a creative events company that aims to transform your business through smart play. The smart play is powered by The Go Game, a company we represent in this side of Europe since 2010. And I'm a trainer, coach and consultant on subjects such as communication, leadership or motivation. Most of my training certifications come from Blanchard Companies.

Aline Martinez Santos

Hiver

thecamp

Germany

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Currently a Hiver at thecamp and works with e-textiles and technology in the field of new media arts. Back in Brazil, obtained her BA in Fashion Design from the State University of Londrina (UEL) and worked for a famous Fashion Haute Couture business. Also, worked for a publishing house producing magazines and advertising. In 2014 was granted with the DAAD scholarship and in 2017 has concluded the MFA in Media Art & Design at the Bauhaus Universität Weimar, Germany.

Ricardo Marvao

Co-founder & Head of Education

Beta-i

Portugal

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Co-founder and Board Member of Beta-i, a Portuguese non-profit association that since 2010 has focused its energies on fostering and elaborating entrepreneurial ecosystems, and increasing innovation and entrepreneurship in Portugal. A Lisbon Challenge Coordinator, international startup acceleration program for growth & international stage tech startups. Co-founder & CEO of Evolve Space Solutions (Germany and Portugal) since 2004, developing software products for the Aerospace Industry, with clients like ESA, Thales, Astrium, Inmarsat, Eumetsat, and Airbus. The company specialized in the Telecommunications sector, with over 2000 employees, offices in Portugal, Spain, Germany, the Middle East, Mozambique Angola, South Africa and Ghana). Specialties: Space industry: satellite simulators & operating systems; Earth-Observation, Scientific and Inter-planetary Missions, Dissemination of Entrepreneurship programs.

Harald Neidhardt

CEO & Curator

Futur/io Institute

Germany

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Harald is passionate about meaning in technology, the future of exponential technologies and its opportunities for society, brands and entrepreneurs – especially in Europe. Together with a group of an inspiring faculty, leading innovators and creative minds, he is launching Futur/io Institute as a new platform & community for European innovation leaders to help co-create a vision for desirable futures. For MLOVE, Harald created an unconventional event series that brings together innovators for inspiring events at amazing locations. He is a Singularity University alumnus & keynote speaker.

Anne-Sophie Novel

Journalist

Freelance

France

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After receiving a Ph.D. in international economics, Anne-Sophie became a journalist, working for several French Newspapers, websites, and TV shows. She also wrote several books and is now working on a documentary about the way media shape our vision of the world.

Alban Piot

Technical Manager

Giglam

France

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Manager of DJs and Technical Manager at Giglam, design specialists in training, set design, and technical management. In 25 years of shows, tours, and events, we serve agencies, advertisers, large groups of productions, and artists. We work with more than 20 active projects cells and around 400 operations per year.

Marina Rachline

Head of thecamp foundation

thecamp

France

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Engaged and passionate about challenges, Marina joined MTV, M6, Skyrock to explore emerging paradigms and radical innovation. She then joined Michelin to create the Open Lab. She has developed strategic foresight subjects around sharing economy + sustainable mobility and created a ecosystem which brought the voice of the transport during the COP21. She then joined thecamp, a bold vision for the future where she leads the foundation and the non-for profit activities.

Riina Raudne

Consultant

Akkadian.eu

Estonia

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I am an ethnographic researcher, public health activist, designer of multilevel solutions, and lover of complex conversations. I use strategic health communication for social change, working to transform stigmatized health discourses. I have 10 years of experience in academic research, curriculum design, policy development, coalition building and campaigning to reframe the “common sense” on the topics of HIV/AIDS and alcohol. Fortunate to have been able to contribute to alleviating some nasty epidemics. From Estonia, educated in the UK and US.

Annette Richardson

Managing Partner

Decade Citizen

United States

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Annette Richardson is Managing Partner of Decade Citizen, a strategic advisory company which assists clients, executives and corporations on their sustainability, legacy, philanthropic and pro- social initiatives. Annette is a former Special Advisor to the Executive Office of the UN Secretary General for Sustainable Energy and a former Senior Advisor to the United Nations Office for Partnerships. She is currently a Special Advisor to the Under Secretary General and Executive Director of UN Women. She remains focused on building strategic activities and facilitating the establishment of linkages and development of long-term relationships with private sector partners, high net-worth individuals, social investors and foundations.

Svenja Rüger

Former President

The Value Web

Germany

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Svenja is the former President of The Value Web, which is an international non-profit association focused on multi-sector/multi-stakeholder collaboration in transformational projects for a more sustainable, equitable world. The Value Web designs and facilitates collaborative working sessions and experiences to support like-minded leaders and their organizations around the world to impact decision making for social good. Svenja also works as an independent facilitator and project manager with a focus on delivering collaborative workshops to solve complex problems in an accelerated manor.

Rémi Sabouraud

Codesigner in Creativity

Goût d'idées / Codesign-it!

France

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After some time at Endemol creative studios, I was convinced that creativity is an individual power which, once organized in a collective way, permits organizations to change. So I went abroad mainly (USA, Denmark, Italy…) to train myself at managing the creative process. Through Goût d’idées and Codesign-it!, I have worked with companies and institutions for over ten years on innovation. As a facilitator, I conceive custom-made creativity workshops and smart immersions, permitting the teams to reinvent themselves, and to search for and develop and new concepts and services.

Pazvakavambwa Sandile

Hiver

The camp

France

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I like to describe myself as a lover of art/design and photography. I get inspired by nature and the things around me. This is were my passion to travel comes from. Each and every place has something new to offer and inspire me with, which I also try and translate into my work.

Ludovic Sinet

Tech Explorer

Good Tech Lab

France

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Ludovic is exploring at Good Tech Lab how science, technology & governance can work together for positive impact at a global level. After 3 years in Paris co-building organisations that support entrepreneurship in deeptech (Hello Tomorrow, the citizen science lab La Paillasse) and the cultural industry (Créatis), he got convinced that innovation ecosystems must embrace sustainability issues and take on fully their political role, as any new technology can break the society's balance of power. Hence, understanding global dynamics is the first step on this road.

Eamonn Store

Founder & CEO

FairShare Inc.

United States

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In January 2017, I stepped away from 29 years of global advertising and founded a company called FairShare. We help leaders of progressive corporations build more authentic and enduring marketing programs in partnership with those doing good in the world. I believe the right balance of societal good and business benefit is an often overlooked but critical ingredient to building meaningful programs with legacy potential. Doing well from doing good is an essential business practice for a resilient and scaleable future.

Peter Strom

Experience & Culture design

HATCH | Making To Think | Ten Directions

United States

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Pete is an expert process designer and implementer, a certified Integral Facilitator, licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, entrepreneur, mentor and the developer of numerous restaurants. He is a core member of HATCH Summit, as well as Making To Think and Ten Directions training and consulting teams, specializing in elevating companies and events for higher impact. He is a practitioner of culture design, deliberately developmental org design (DDO), meditation, psychotherapy, and hockey.

Ashlee Tuttleman

Strategy & Innovation Consultant / Entrepreneur

Independent

Ghana

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Ashlee Tuttleman is a social entrepreneur who is building a business idea that will significantly shift the relationship between bottom-of-the-pyramid consumers and the companies selling them products. Her early-stage concept is born from 6 years in East and West Africa working with the BoP as consumers and supply chain partners, after 7 years in the private sector in the US, including at a Fortune 500 company. Ashlee is passionate about reversing the existing, top-down power structure by creating a business solution that makes listening to BoP consumers a necessity for business success.

Tomas Vaclavek

Director & Circus Artist

Kolektiv Lapso Cirk

France

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I'm a circus artist always eager to explore new fields. Most recently it's been all about sound, trying to make circus through the use of audio alone. Blending reality with fiction using simple technology. It's an extension of my practice as a balancer, going in and out of control. A fine line between the known and the unknown.

Sara Mo Vanacht

Executive Coordinator

HATCH

United States

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HATCH Executive Coordinator, founder SMV Management. Avid adventurer.

Virginie Verdiere

Head of Leadership Development Strategy

HR Group

France

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20 years of experience in leadership, human resources, innovation and general management in energy Industries (gas distribution networks, nuclear, energy services). During her career within the group, Virginie has been in charge of: international mobility management, change management, internal communication, team management, support to top management, talent development and establishment of complete team (starting from scratch) and of client offers. Strategy leader able to transform organization to attain high returns. Strong ability to attract, retain and build talent.

Aurelie A. Vincent

CEO

Embody Agency

United States

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Aurélie lives in San Francisco and works as an international executive communication advisor, speaker coach and mentor. She is the founder of Embody Agency, Inc. For the last 12 years Aurélie acted as Chief Editor for international conferences, prepared leaders & CEOs for major events (as well as TED and TED-like talks for World Innovation Summit for Education as well as corporate events. She worked for a large range of industries (Bank, Insurance, Automotive, IT, Luxury, Food). She is a jury member and coach at The Coaching Fellowship and a mentor for the Sustainable Ocean Alliance.

Fabian Vogelsteller

CEO

LUKSO Agency

Germany

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Fabian is long term open source developer, author and developer of many open source projects including Ethereum's Mist browser and the Ethereum Wallet. Together with Vitalik Buterin, Fabian is the creator of the ERC-20 standard, which spurred a new era of tokenised investment and crowd ownership. He's often referred to as the father of the ICO.

Adam Weiler

Director of Social Enterprise

West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT)

United States

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Adam is the Director of Social Enterprise at the West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT) and founder of Public Agency; a social impact and design thinking consultancy. Both roles lean on his expertise in education, design, entrepreneurship, and community organizing to create more resilient public and private endeavors. Adam holds a bachelors degree in visual arts and mathematics and a masters in design. He is an executive coach at Stanford University's d.School.

Ashley Winton

Vice President, Music

National Geographic Partners, LLC

United States

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As the Vice President of Music for National Geographic Partners, LLC, I oversee music strategy company-wide, building revenue and reach, as well as developing creative partnerships with composers, artists and music companies to further National Geographic's global initiatives across various media platforms. I love working with creatives to make visions a reality.

Léa Wlodarczyk

Designer / HIVER / Groundbreaker

Hive

France

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Graduated in 2014 from the Ecole Supérieure d’Art et de Design de Reims with a DNSEP in design and in 2016 from a Master's in public spaces born out of a partnership between the sociology department of the University Jean Monnet, l’École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture and l’École Supérieure d’Art et Design de Saint-Etienne, I work mainly on the conception of educational projects and on the creation of participative projects in public spaces. By conducting projects mixing art, design and social sciences, I try to contribute to the development of a more open, sustainable and united society.

Jeremy Yap

investor

unemployed

United Kingdom

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Jeremy is a full time angel investor from Singapore who splits his time between Europe, the US, and Israel.

Nicole Yershon

Founder

LabForHire

United Kingdom

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Nicole is a consultant, speaker, judge, mentor, connector and Amazon #1 Best Selling author. She works on the front line of innovation, bringing organisations into the 21st Century. In that sense she properly defines disruption. She is rebellious and restless, a true entrepreneurial spirit, connected to a vast International network of startups, entrepreneurs and bleeding edge businesses.

Loic Yviquel

President

Sponsorise.me

France

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More than 30 years in the sports industry. I became an entrepreneur to have a greater influence on this industry which creates more value ​​every day but forgets to redistribute it, which is its very essence. Founded Sponsorise.me in 2013 to offer a unique model by uniting brands and consumers around a common and compelling goal: to assist sport project owners, from individuals to professional teams, in finding financial support via their communities and beyond. This approach has successfully attracted several French and international brands, such as Coca Cola, Intersport, BNP Paribas, Cofidis, AG2R, and Société Générale.