Speakers & Jury

Meet our speakers and jury!

Meet our speakers and jury!

A worldwide network does not form itself. In order to support the entrepreneurs of tomorrow and to make a contribution to the future and society, creative minds and experts are needed. People with in-depth knowledge, a passion for the creative sector, with experience, who know what it means to be successful but also have to deal with defeats.

Get to know these bright minded people and experts of Creative Business Network. These people have seen, evaluated and supported hundreds of startups. They contribute to what we are today and what we have achieved over the years.

Please get to know the speakers and jury members.


Adama Sanneh

Co-Founder and CEO Moleskine Foundation Italy

Adina Schneider

CEO, Justin's Design

Adriana Moscoso del Prado

Directora General de Industrias Culturales, Propiedad Intelectual y Cooperación at Ministerio de Cultura y Deporte

Adriana Tortajada

Global Entrepreneurship Director at Santander Universidades

Alan Greenberg

Co-Founder & SVP Wideacademy United Kingdom

Alan Irwin

Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Copenhagen Business School United Kingdom

Alejandra Luzardo

Innovation and creativity Leader and Strategist for the Cultural and Creative Industry at The IDB at Inter American Development Bank

Alexander Egebjerg

Co founder and COO of Lapee

Alice Loy

Co-founder Creative Startups United States of America

Amy Cosper

CEO RadicalUpstarts United States of America

Ana Carla Fonseca

Entrepreneur and founder Garimpo de Soluções Brazil

Anders Hoffman

Danish Business Authority Denmark

Anders Johansen

Head of HR, Unity Technologies

Andre Abi Awad

Founder and CEO of Entreprenergy

Andreas Bastedo

Founder and Director Keera Sistem Indonesia, PT Indonesia

Andreas Groth Clausen

Head of Partnerships, Roskilde Festival

Andrew Insinga

President & CEO MEDIAmerica, Inc. United States of America

Andrey Khusid

CEO & Co-founder, Miro

Anette Nørgaard

Visma Dinero

Angunnguaq Larsen

Musician and film actor, Chairman for NunaFonden

Anna Petrova

Founder & CEO, Startup Ukraine

Anniken Fjelberg

Co-founder and Director 657 Oslo Norway

Arif Zaman

Arif Zaman is Executive Director, the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network, England

Arnaud Houndjo

The head of the Entrepreneurship space La Place, Centre culturel Hip Hop France

Ayanda Makayi

Co-creator of Lockdown Heights SA

Barbara Stacher

Cultural and creative sectors and CCIs at EU Commission

Betina Simonsen

CEO, Lifestyle and Design Cluster

Birgitte Markussen

Head of Lifestyle Lifestyle & Design Cluster´s incubator Lifestyle Lab Cph / Project Lead Design & Entrepreneurship / Lifestyle & Design Cluster

Bolanle Austen-Peters

Founder/Managing Director of Terra Kulture Arts&Studio

Bonin Bough

Producer and Host Cleaveland Hustles United States of America

Brandon Kavulla

Creative Director Kavulla Creative United States of America

Buke Cuhadar

Vice President Global Operations GEN United States of America

Camilla Falkenberg

Co-founder & Partner of Female Invest

Camilla Frosig


Carla Mayuni

Business Partner Box1824 Brazil

Carmen Chan

Founder and Managing Partner Click Ventures Hong Kong

Carolina Biquard

Co-Founder and CEO Fundacin Compromiso

Carolina Rendeiro

Co-founder Connect2Global United States of America

Caroline Søeborg Ahlefeldt


Carsten Holst

Strategic Advisor at Filmby Aarhus