EYA Ambassadors

To find Europe’s most outstanding digital initiatives, EYA relies on the work of its engaged ambassadors all around Europe. They use their knowledge and experience to nominate exceptional projects for the EYA contest. The EYA Ambassador Board shapes EYA’s future together with the EYA team!

Please get in touch with eya[at]icnm[dot]net for contact details of your ambassador. The EYA Team will be happy to introduce you to (one of) your national ambassadors!

Ambassador Board


Steffie Limère

Co-Founder | Factory of Imagination & Owner | Unfolding Events
Denmark/Belgium

Khaled Jemni

Microsoft Tunisia
Tunisia

Matteo Consonni

Co-Founder | NOC
Italy

Abdul Rahman AlAshraf

Founder, FreeCom | Software Engineer and Consultant, MHP - A Porsche Company
Germany/Syria

Shwetal Shah

Head of Pratnerships | Erase All Kittens
UK/India

Dušica Birovljević

Founder & Owner | Nomcentar
Serbia


Ambassadors


Emina Okanovic

BA of Engineering, Automatic Control and Electronics
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sanja Cancar

Blogger and Information Specialist
Austria

Alexander Hauerslev Jensen

Product, Partnerships and Business Developement | Be My Eyes
Denmark

Stefanie Stebegg

Responsible for Founding, Start-Ups, N4 | City of Graz Department for Economic and Tourism Development
Austria

Cristina Pop Tiron

PhD Researcher | Babeș-Bolyai University
Romania

Ljubica Drača

Court interpreter and translator & private language tutor
Croatia/Bosnia and Herzegovina

Pihla Rostedt

First Lady | Rostedt & Co
Finland

Sébastian Bourdu

Freelance web developer and UX designer
France

Alois Paul Spiesberger-Höckner

Software Developer | Woody
Austria

Avgi-Maria Atmatzidoy

Founder & CEO | Avgi Events Inc.
Greece

Valon Nushi

YEP Coordinator | UNICEF Innovations Lab Kosovo
Kosovo

Slobodan Petrović

PhD Candidate | University of John Naisbitt
Serbia

Sandra Pfleger

Communications & Project Manager | Evolaris
Austria

Mathias Haas

CEO | SuperSocial & Founder | Findia
Austria

Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

CMO, Co-Founder & Biz Guy | whatchado
Austria

Monika Kosman

Concept Consultant, Advisor
Poland | Denmark

George Malekkos

Software Innovation Architect & CEO | Powersoft
Cyprus

Connor Sattely

Business Acceleration Agent | HiiL Justice Accelerator
Netherlands

Mehdi Bizolm

Senior Software Engineer
Austria/Iran

Saverio Massaro

Project Manager | Urban Experience
Italy

Odeta Iseviciute

Co-Founder & CEO at Dealoyal
Lithuania

Rui Torre

web developer/senior programmer
Portugal

Marsida Bandilli

PhD Researcher | University of Antwerp
Belgium

Georg Steinfelder

Graphic Designer & Illustrations | Woody
Austria

Rebecca Atoline

Immigrants Representative | Zürich Council
Uganda | Switzerland

Kinga S. Smith

Founder | Reverse Engineering Studios
US/Hungary

Taghrid Elashkr

Business Informatics Student | TU Vienna
Egypt/Austria

Álvaro de Francisco Gonzalez

Founder | Miwuki
Spain

Ante Sosic

Croatia/Austria

Timothy Williams

Executive Director | Beyond Violence
United Kingdom

Emilia Kwiatkowska-van Dijk

Integration Engineer | Qvantel
Finland/Poland

Branko Vasiljevic

Business developer at DVC Solutions
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Arto Puikkonen

Business Manager, Build | Gofore Ltd.
Finland

Deyaa Abu Taleb

Retail Operations
Switzerland/Jordan

Johannes Dancker

Student | FH Kiel
Germany

Lucie Schubert

Freelance Trainer and Facilitator, Team Member | inovátoři.cz
Czech Republic

Max Mohammadhassan Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Complex Disease Detector
Sweden

Elizabeta Cebova

Student | University Ss. Cyril and Methodius Skopje
Macedonia

Tudor Mihailescu

Co-founder | GovFaces
Romania

Jon Mark Walls

CEO | GovFaces
US/Switzerland

Sana Hawasly

Co-founder & CEO | Daraty
Syria

Allen Ali Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Hippogriff AB
Sweden

Clara Bracklo

Business Development | Integreat
Germany

Bernhard Weber

Center of entrepreneurship and applied business studies, University of Graz
Austria

Timo Rostedt

Senior Designer | GOFORE
Finland

Anton Holovachenko

Founder | UniExo
Ukraine

Arman Atoyan

Co-Founder & Product Manager | CityBugs
Armenia

Yahya Marzouk

National coordinator | Social Impact Award
Tunisia

Luna Carmona

Communications Management | Xchange Scotland
United Kingdom

Carina Schmid

The Global Experience
Germany

Ambassador Board


Luca Spagnolo

Co-Founder | NOC
Netherlands/Italy

Tudor Mihailescu

Co-founder | GovFaces
Romania

Steffie Limère

Co-Founder | Factory of Imagination & Owner | Unfolding Events
Denmark/Belgium

Matteo Consonni

Co-Founder | NOC
Italy

Dušica Birovljević

Founder & Owner | Nomcentar
Serbia

Tatevik Markosyan

Development Manager | CityBugs & EYA Winner 2014
Armenia


Ambassador


Bernhard Weber

Center of entrepreneurship and applied business studies, University of Graz
Austria

Timo Rostedt

Senior Designer | GOFORE
Finland

Jon Mark Walls

CEO | GovFaces
US/Switzerland

Abdul Rahman AlAshraf

Founder, FreeCom | Software Engineer and Consultant, MHP - A Porsche Company
Germany/Syria

Ayesha Carmouche

Policy and Parliamentary Officer | INQUEST
UK

Mathias Haas

CEO | SuperSocial & Founder | Findia
Austria

Khaled Jemni

Microsoft Tunisia
Tunisia

George Malekkos

Software Innovation Architect & CEO | Powersoft
Cyprus

Deyaa Abu Taleb

Retail Operations
Switzerland/Jordan

Elizabeta Cebova

Student | University Ss. Cyril and Methodius Skopje
Macedonia

Allen Ali Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Hippogriff AB
Sweden

Timothy Williams

Executive Director | Beyond Violence
United Kingdom

Luna Carmona

Communications Management | Xchange Scotland
United Kingdom

Emilia Kwiatkowska-van Dijk

Integration Engineer | Qvantel
Finland/Poland

Avgi-Maria Atmatzidoy

Founder & CEO | Avgi Events Inc.
Greece

Max Ortiz Catalan

Research Scientist | Chalmers Tekniska Högskola
Sweden/Mexico

Alexander Hauerslev Jensen

Product, Partnerships and Business Developement | Be My Eyes
Denmark

Mehdi Bizolm

Senior Software Engineer
Austria/Iran

Lucie Schubert

Freelance Trainer and Facilitator, Team Member | inovátoři.cz
Czech Republic

Ljubica Drača

Court interpreter and translator & private language tutor
Croatia/Bosnia and Herzegovina

Arto Puikkonen

Business Manager, Build | Gofore Ltd.
Finland

Max Mohammadhassan Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Complex Disease Detector
Sweden

Shane Thomas McMillan

Co-Founder and Director | Allversity
Germany

Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

CMO, Co-Founder & Biz Guy | whatchado
Austria

Marsida Bandilli

PhD Researcher | University of Antwerp
Belgium

Sébastian Bourdu

Freelance web developer and UX designer
France

Dominik Beron

Co-Founder | Refugeeswork.at
Austria

Ante Sosic

Croatia/Austria

Sanja Cancar

Blogger and Information Specialist
Austria

Rui Torre

web developer/senior programmer
Portugal

Anton Holovachenko

Founder | UniExo
Ukraine

Stefanie Stebegg

Responsible for Founding, Start-Ups, N4 | City of Graz Department for Economic and Tourism Development
Austria

Eleanor T. Khonje

CEO, GLIMPSES | Blogger, Unraveling the Mind
US/Malawi

Alberto Cabanes

Founder | AdoptGrandParents.org
Spain

Alois Paul Spiesberger-Höckner

Software Developer | Woody
Austria

Valon Nushi

ByFy Coordinator, Innovations Lab Kosovo
Kosovo

Kinga S. Smith

Founder | Reverse Engineering Studios
US/Hungary

Carina Schmid

The Global Experience
Germany

Monika Kosman

Concept Consultant, Advisor
Poland | Denmark

Pihla Rostedt

First Lady | Rostedt & Co
Finland

Connor Sattely

Business Acceleration Agent | HiiL Justice Accelerator
Netherlands

Slobodan Petrović

PhD Candidate | University of John Naisbitt
Serbia

Saverio Massaro

Project Manager | Urban Experience
Italy

Cristina Pop Tiron

PhD Researcher | Babeș-Bolyai University
Romania

Taghrid Elashkr

Business Informatics Student | TU Vienna
Egypt/Austria

Georg Steinfelder

Graphic Designer & Illustrations | Woody
Austria

Arman Atoyan

Co-Founder & Product Manager | CityBugs
Armenia

Ambassador Board


Dušica Birovljević

Founder & Owner | Nomcentar
Serbia

Tudor Mihailescu

Co-founder | GovFaces
Romania

Tatevik Markosyan

Development Manager @ CityBugs
Armenia


Ambassador


Ante Sosic

Croatia/Austria

Olga Shirobokova

Country Coordinator @ Ashoka Czech Republic | Founder of Noski Tabani social enterprise
Czech Republic

Carina Schmid

The Global Experience
Germany

Anton Holovachenko

Founder | UniExo
Ukraine

Shane Thomas McMillan

Co-Founder and Director | Allversity
Germany

Pihla Rostedt

First Lady | Rostedt & Co
Finland

Emilia Kwiatkowska-van Dijk

Integration Engineer | Qvantel
Finland/Poland

Andreas Viehhauser

CFO and Co-Founder, BuddyMe
Austria

Luna Carmona

Communications Management | Xchange Scotland
United Kingdom

Matteo Consonni

Co-Founder | NOC
Italy

Taghrid Elashkr

Business Informatics Student | TU Vienna
Egypt/Austria

Sanja Cancar

Blogger and Information Specialist
Austria

Steffie Limère

Co-Founder | Factory of Imagination & Owner | Unfolding Events
Denmark/Belgium

Allen Ali Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Hippogriff AB
Sweden

Connor Sattely

Business Acceleration Agent | HiiL Justice Accelerator
Netherlands

Arman Atoyan

Co-Founder & Product Manager | CityBugs
Armenia

Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

CMO, Co-Founder & Biz Guy | whatchado
Austria

Ayesha Carmouche

Policy and Parliamentary Officer | INQUEST
UK

Cristina Pop Tiron

PhD Researcher | Babeș-Bolyai University
Romania

Alois Paul Spiesberger-Höckner

Software Developer | Woody
Austria

Georg Steinfelder

Graphic Designer & Illustrations | Woody
Austria

Mathias Haas

CEO | SuperSocial & Founder | Findia
Austria

Florian Jungwirth

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Design @ Woody
Austria

Sébastian Bourdu

Freelance web developer and UX designer
France

Jon Mark Walls

CEO | GovFaces
US/Switzerland

Luca Spagnolo

Co-Founder | NOC
Netherlands/Italy

Timo Rostedt

Senior Designer | GOFORE
Finland

Max Ortiz Catalan

Research Scientist | Chalmers Tekniska Högskola
Sweden/Mexico

Saverio Massaro

Project Manager | Urban Experience
Italy

Valon Nushi

YEP Coordinator | UNICEF Innovations Lab Kosovo
Kosovo

Slobodan Petrović

PhD Candidate | University of John Naisbitt
Serbia

Khaled Jemni

Microsoft Tunisia
Tunisia

Christoph Wöss

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Designer @ Woody
Austria

Miriam Reyes

CEO & Founder Aprendices Visuales
Spain

Lucie Schubert

Freelance Trainer and Facilitator, Team Member | inovátoři.cz
Czech Republic

Monika Kosman

Concept Consultant, Advisor
Poland | Denmark

Odeta Iseviciute

Co-Founder & CEO at Dealoyal
Lithuania

Timothy Williams

Executive Director | Beyond Violence
United Kingdom

Max Mohammadhassan Mohammadi

Co-Founder | Complex Disease Detector
Sweden

Marsida Bandilli

PhD Researcher | University of Antwerp
Belgium

Abdul Rahman AlAshraf

Founder, FreeCom | Software Engineer and Consultant, MHP - A Porsche Company
Germany/Syria

Ambassador


Jeroen van Loon

Digital Media Artist
The Netherlands

Steffie Limère

Co-Founder | Factory of Imagination & Owner | Unfolding Events
Denmark/Belgium

Valon Nushi

ByFy Coordinator, Innovations Lab Kosovo
Kosovo

John Buckley

Youth Engagement Manager, SpunOut.ie
Ireland

Dušica Birovljević

Founder & Owner | Nomcentar
Serbia

Christoph Wöss

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Designer @ Woody
Austria

Tatevik Markosyan

Development Manager @ CityBugs
Armenia

Timo Rostedt

Senior Designer | GOFORE
Finland

Nicolas Buttin

System Designer
France

Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

CMO, Co-Founder & Biz Guy | whatchado
Austria

Connor Sattely

Business Acceleration Agent | HiiL Justice Accelerator
Netherlands

Georg Steinfelder

Graphic Designer & Illustrations | Woody
Austria

Emilia Kwiatkowska-van Dijk

Integration Engineer | Qvantel
Finland/Poland

Alois Paul Spiesberger-Höckner

Software Developer | Woody
Austria

Florian Jungwirth

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Design @ Woody
Austria

Ángel Chacón

Creative Thinker
Spain

Arman Atoyan

Co-Founder & Product Manager | CityBugs
Armenia

Tatevik Markosyan

Development Manager | CityBugs & EYA Winner 2014
Armenia

Olga Shirobokova

Country Coordinator @ Ashoka Czech Republic | Founder of Noski Tabani social enterprise
Czech Republic

Céline Kniebihler

Freelance Graphic & UX Designer
France

Tudor Mihailescu

Co-founder | GovFaces
Romania

Saverio Massaro

Project Manager | Urban Experience
Italy

Timothy Williams

Executive Director | Beyond Violence
United Kingdom

Sébastian Bourdu

Freelance web developer and UX designer
France

Shane Thomas McMillan

Co-Founder and Director | Allversity
Germany

Ambassador


Ángel Chacón

Creative Thinker
Spain

Timothy Williams

Executive Director | Beyond Violence
United Kingdom

Georg Steinfelder

Graphic Designer & Illustrations | Woody
Austria

Valon Nushi

ByFy Coordinator, Innovations Lab Kosovo
Kosovo

Céline Kniebihler

Freelance Graphic & UX Designer
France

Jeroen van Loon

Digital Media Artist
The Netherlands

Shane Thomas McMillan

Co-Founder and Director | Allversity
Germany

John Buckley

Youth Engagement Manager, SpunOut.ie
Ireland

Kambis Kohansal-Vajargah

CMO, Co-Founder & Biz Guy | whatchado
Austria

Christoph Wöss

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Designer @ Woody
Austria

Dušica Birovljević

Founder & Owner | Nomcentar
Serbia

Alois Paul Spiesberger-Höckner

Software Developer | Woody
Austria

Kerstin Kollmann

Organiser of programming workshops & tech events for women, Techtrrrs
Austria

Timo Rostedt

Senior Designer | GOFORE
Finland

Nicolas Buttin

System Designer
France

Florian Jungwirth

Software Developer, Interface and Interaction Design @ Woody
Austria

Sébastian Bourdu

Freelance web developer and UX designer
France