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WSA Global Congress 2021 Speakers

 

Marielza Oliveira

Director for Partnerships and Operational Programme Monitoring Communications and Information,

UNESCO

Brazil

Omar Cherkaoui

MD, MPH Head of

AMBOSS Global Health Initiative

Germany

Santiago Zavala

Partner 500 Startups Latam

Mexico

Harald Schnidar

CEO & Founder

ScarletRed

Austria

Eman Al-Kuwari

Technology Researcher,

ictQatar

Qatar

Christian Mosley

Head of Sales,

Socialsuite

Australia

Clara Ong

Co-founder, and Head of Impact and Research

Social Suite

Australia

Jessica Weinreb

Associate On Purpose

Circulab

France

Diana Rusu

UN WOMEN

United States of America

Guy Berger

Director: strategies & policies in the field of Communication and Information

UNESCO

France

Nadine Hachach Haram

Co-Founder

Proximie

Lebanon

Anton Schubert

Design Lead

Gofore Good Growth

Finland

Shady Qubaty

King´s College Cambridge University & Co Founder NGO Adalah

Yemen

Tjasa Zajc

Community Developer

Better (healthcare IT company)

Slovenia

Damian Hajda

Co-founder & Director

Socialsuite

Australia

Sebastian Vidal

Chief Innovation Officer

Puerto Rico Science Technology & Research Trust

Chile

Komal Dadlani

CEO/Co-founder

Lab4U

Chile

Alejandro Tocigl

Co-Founder & CEO

Miroculus

United States of America

Tanzila Khan

Coordinator

Students for liberty

Pakistan

Antonia Rojas

Managing Partner

ALLVP

Mexico

Mariana Costa

co-founder and CEO

Laboratoria

Peru

Rola Dashti

Under-Secretary-General Executive Secretary Economic and Social Commission

Western Asia

Kuwait

Rania Ayman

Founder and CEO

Entreprenelle

Egypt

Claire Mongeau

Chief Executive Officer and co-founder

M-Schule

France

Ahrum Choi

Social Impact Director

Dot Incorporation

Republic of Korea

Mariya Gabriel

European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth

European Commission

Bulgaria

Ginvilė Ramanauskaitė

Head of Product and B2B

BitDegree

Lithuania

Jatin Kataria

CEO

InMeSta, We Group

India

Rebecca Atoline

Immigrants Representative

Zürich Council

Switzerland

Timo Rostedt

Lead Designer

GOFORE

Finland

Geena Whiteman

PhD

Cardiff University

United Kingdom

Madara Ogot

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research, Innovation and Enterprise)

University of Nairobi

Kenya

Nikolaus Hutter

Founder

New Paradigm Ventures

Austria

Fatima Askira

Founder

Borno Women Development Initiative

Nigeria

Leonore Gewessler

Federal Minister for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology

The Austrian Federal Government

Austria

Ahmed Badr

Poet and Activist

UN SDG Young Leader

Iraq

Houda Ghozzi

Co-founder and Program Director

Open Startup

Tunisia

Dr. Maria Flachsbarth

Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development

BMZ

Germany

Saba Khalid

Founder & CEO

Aurat Raaj

Pakistan

Chanchamnap Sok

Co-Founder

Inclusion+

Cambodia

Craig Vezina

Founder & Executive Director

Z-School

France

Paula Ingabire

Minister of ICT and Innovation

Rwanda

Rwanda

Matteo Landi

Co-founder

MyChef.at

Italy

Sana Hawasly

Co-founder

Daraty

Syrian Arab Republic

Batoul Husseini

Director of Digital Government and Corporate Social Responsibility

SAP

United Arab Emirates

Arsene Tungali

Co-founder and Executive Director

Rudi International

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Jayathma Wickramanayake

United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth

United Nations

Sri Lanka

Harry Tomi Davies (TD)

President

The African Business Angel Network (ABAN)

Nigeria

Kingsley Iweka

Founder

Africa-OnTheRise.com

Nigeria

Gica Trierweiler

Co-founder

Instituto Beaba

Brazil

Francis Obirikorang

CEO

AgroCenta

Ghana

Sandra Fazenda Almeida

Executive Director

APDC – Digital Business Community

Portugal

Thomas Stelzer

Dean & Executive Secretary, IACA and Former UN Assistant Secretary General

IACA - International Anti-Corruption Academy

Austria

Margarete SCHRAMBÖCK

Minister of Digitalisation and Economics

Minister of Digitalisation and Economics Austria

Austria

Katarzyna Klimek

COO - Chief Operating Officer

Mobile Open Society through Technology Foundation (MOST Foundation)

Poland

Fadwa Murad

Director, ICT Incubator

Syrian Computer Society, Syria

Syrian Arab Republic

Jan Schwaab

Head Digital Transformation in Africa

GIZ

Germany

Carolina Rossi

Senior Partner

Moon Advisors

Chile

Tanja Wehsely

CEO

Volkshilfe Wien

Austria

Ilkka Kurkela

Development Manager

Laurea University of Applied Sciences

Finland

Niki Ernst

Co-Founder

Silicon Valley Inspiration Tours

Austria

Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan

Youth Ambassador

World Summit Award

Singapore

Paul Hughes

Director

Paul Hughes Live

Netherlands

Carlos Pereira

LIVOX

Brazil

Carlos Abler

Consultant

United States of America

Jordi Pons

Founder of UniversalDoctor

UniversalDoctor

Spain

Sachi Wickramage

Serial Entrepreneur

i4Tradies

Australia

Zouheir Lakhdissi

CEO and Co-founder

Dial Technologies

Morocco

Monica Nthiga

Regional Director - East Africa

Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team

Kenya

Karla Ruiz Cofino

Co-Founder

MilknCookies

Guatemala

Rudy Laddaga

CEO and Founder

Gnius Club

Mexico

Marta A. Tomovska

Advisor to the Prime Minister of Serbia

Office of the Prime Minister

North Macedonia

Witman Hung

Principal Liaison Officer for Hong Kong

Shenzhen Qianhai Authority

China

Catherine Warren

CEO

Innovate Edmonton

Canada

Peter A. Bruck

WSA Chairman

World Summit Awards

Austria

Ieva Žilionienė

Director of Strategy

Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania

Lithuania

Mathias Haas

Founder and CEO

SuperSocial

Austria

Stephan Hamberger

Head of Digital Platforms

Red Bull Media House

Austria/USA

Rahat Hossain

Program Manager

AYAT

Bangladesh

Shinta Dhanuwardoyo

CEO

Bubu.com

Indonesia

Badr Ward

CEO

LAMSA

United Arab Emirates

Manar Al Hashash

CEO

DotDesign

Kuwait

Cid Torquato

torquato.org

Brazil

Janine Warner

Co-founder and executive director

SembraMedia

United States of America

Dorothy Gordon

Consultant

Technology for Development

Ghana

Agang K. Ditlhogo

Co-Founder

The Clicking Generation

Botswana