Giving your project wings…

Starting up with a brilliant idea is just the beginning of a long, stony path to build up sustainable and profitable business.

EYA winners proof to have the drive: they are full of energy and motivated to change the world and tackle societal challenges. But sometimes it just needs a little bit more: business know-how, entrepreneurial expertise & experience are key-factors to take off and skyrocket.

These 13 commited, outstanding and impressive personalities have agreed to share their knowledge with the EYA Winners this year.


Anna Wypior
SAP
Germany

Kaisa Olkkonen
Vice President, Government Relations at Nokia Corporation
Finland

Peter Olson
VP & Head of European Affairs, Ericsson
Belgium

Günther Wellenzohn
Innovation Manager | Infineon
Austria

André Perchthaler
Senior Manager Global Digital Solutions | NXP
Austria

Peter Bosek
Chief Retail Officer of Erste Group Bank AG
Austria

Markus Hoefinger
CEO and co-owner Wunderman PXP
Austria

Manar AlHashash
eContent Alchemist & Activist, Board of Directors, World Summit Award (WSA)
Kuwait

Arto Puikkonen
Business Manager, Build | Gofore Ltd.
Finland

Alexander Decker
Innovation & Special Projects Manager at T-Systems
Austria

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

Stephen Collins
Group Chief Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Officer, VimpelCom
Netherlands

Gerhard Gamperl
Director of Corporate Development, Strategy and Innovation at VERBUND AG
Austria