SPEAKERS 2017

FIRST SPEAKERS


AURORA
CHISTÉ

Founder & CEO
Hack for Big Choices


JACK
VINCENT

Sales Advisor &
Author


CHRISTOPH
AUER-WELSBACH

Partner Innovations
IBM Watson Europe


AUBREY
DE GREY

CSO
SENS Research Foundation


RAFAEL
GROSSMANN

The world’s first surgeon
to use Google glasses


CHARLIE
SHREM

Co-Founder & CTO
Intellisys Capital


SHAI
WININGER

Co-Founder & CTO
Lemonade Inc.


PASCAL
KAUFMANN

Founder & CEO
Starmind Inc.


PETRA
EHMANN

Board Member
We Shape Tech


LAURA
BEHRENS WU

Founder & CEO
Shippo


FAROOQ
ABBASI

Partner
Mosaic Ventures


ROLAND
SIEGWART

Director – Autonomous Systems Lab
ETH Zürich


OLIVER
GASSMANN

Prof. Dr. Innovation Management
University of St. Gallen (HSG)


THOMAS
SCHEITLIN

President
City of St. Gallen


PAMELA
MORGAN

Founder &
Third Key Solutions


PHILIP
RIES

Industry Leader
Google


JAVIER
BARGAS-AVILA

Head of User Research
Google


CARLO
RATTI

Director
MIT Senseable City Lab


VALENTIN
STALF

Founder
N26


DANIELA
MAAG

Head of Strategy and Innovation
Helvetia Insurance


IOANNIS
TARNANAS

Founder
Altoida

PASCAL
KÖNIG

Co-Founder & CEO
Ava AG

PRIIT
VIMBERG

Founder & IoT Expert
YOGA LLC

LU
LI

Founder & CEO
Blooming Founders

RASMUS
ROTHE

Co-Founder
Merantix

NATHAN
PETTYJOHN

Founder
Aisle411 & VRARA

MARIO
HERGER

Author &
Serial Entrepreneur

GITANJALI
PONNOPPA

EMEIA Digital Center of Excellence
EY Switzerland

DANIEL
HAUDENSCHILD

Partner Financial Service Advisory
EY Switzerland

MARCEL
STALDER

Country Managing Partner
EY Switzerland

JURY START SUMMITEER


STEFAN
STEINER

MD
Venturelab


SIMON
SCHMINCKE

Principal
Creandum


DAVID
ZIMMER

MD
Coparion


DANIEL
GUTENBERG

Super Angel Investor
Venture Capitalist


PENNY
SCHIFFER

Head of Startup Initiatives
Swisscom


FLORIAN
SCHWEITZER

Founder
b-to-v Partners AG

JÖRG
RHEINBOLDT

CEO
Axel Springer Plug n Play

CHRISTOPHE
MAIRE

CEO & Founder
Atlantic Labs

BACKGROUND SESSION MENTORS


SHARI
LANGEMAK

Web MD
Medscape


HERBIE
SCHMIDT

Journalist on Mobility
Neue Züricher Zeitung


JOHN
HUCKER

President
Swiss FinTech Association

 

MATTHIAS
METTLER

Program Leader Eco System Health 4.0
C-Level AG

 
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