Onsite Grand Jury & Digital Experts

The Onsite Jury takes place from September 28-30 in Prishtina, Kosovo. The Expert Jurors attending are some of the best and most socially engaged experts from all over Europe. They will select the #EYA17 Winners in a fair, democratic and transparent process on the basis of the evaluation criteria.

Furthermore they will interact with local youth, start-ups and students during the two days long event. They will share their knowledge and experience, mentor start-up founders and help them to put their projects on the next level!

Curtains up for your Onsite Grand Jury 2017!


Pihla Rostedt
First Lady | Rostedt & Co
Finland

Pavel Varbanov
EU Projects coordinator | ESI Center Eastern Europe
Bulgaria

Steffie Limère
Founder of Factory of Imagination and Unfolding Events
Denmark/Belgium

Kinga S. Smith
Founder | Reverse Engineering Studios
US/Hungary

Sarah Klein
Editor-in-Chief | Tea after Twelve
Germany

Attila Horányi
Director (BA program Art and Design Theory) | Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design
Hungary

Janny Huitema
Communication and Marketing | Frisian Design Factory
Netherlands

Graham Cooper
Senior Lecturer | University of Lincoln
United Kingdom

Afërdita Pustina
National Programme Officer | OSCE Mission in Kosovo
Kosovo

Uranik Begu
Executive Director | Innovation Center Kosovo
Kosovo

Christian Bauer
Owner "Bauer & Associates" and Manager "Bureau André Heller GmbH"
Austria

Irene Polycarpou
Professor of Technology and Innovation in Education | University of Central Lancashire
Cyprus

Eva Rosenberg
Expert in Human Rights, EU Enlargement, Environmental Standards and Transparency
Austria / Portugal

Simon Kranzer
Researcher and Lecturer | University of Applied Sciences Salzburg
Austria

Odeta Iseviciute
Owner at Adcanon, Co-founder & CMO Dealoyal
Lithuania

Cristina Birsan
Communications Specialist | UNDP Africa Regional Programme
Romania

Teresa Dieguez
Innovation, Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Management Professor | IPCA
Portugal

Max de Boer
Project Manager for InRoad at SNSF | Co-founder of Strangers & Friends
Switzerland

Dimitar Jovevski
Associate Professor at Faculty of Economics | Skopje
Macedonia

Antoaneta Ivanova
Co-Founder | Mladiinfo
Macedonia

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

Tanja Madžarević
Data Analyst | Financial Markets International, Inc.
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Additional Experts attending the Digital Expert Forum


Guxim Shoshaj
SEA Consultant at Webrepublic | Co-founder of Strangers & Friends
Switzerland

Timo Rostedt
Senior UX Designer | Gofore Oy
Finland

Albert van der Kooij
Programme Manager | Northern Knowledge
Netherlands

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