Neo WAY – Previous Speakers


PREVIOUS JULY SPEAKERS

Amy Ariffuddin

Malaysia

  • Marketing Strategist
  • Word Wizard
  • Problem Solver


Tim de Ridder

Australia

  • Co-author of ‘Bare Necessities How to Live a Zero Waste Life’
  • Environment | Sustainability | Circular Economy | Carbon Projects
  • Strategy | Education


Ezinne Onyeka

United Kingdom

  • MBA Candidate at University of Cambridge
  • Strategy & Operations


Sikander Bizenjo

Pakistan

  • Advisory Council, Global Shapers Community
  • External Engagements, Dawood Hercules
  • Climate Reality Leader


Robert Shumbusho

Nigeria

  • Idea Manager/CEO



Jonathan Hollander

United States

  • Founder/Artistic Director, Cultural Ambassador of Battery Dance, Dancing to Connect and Battery Dance Festival


Joyce Okyerewaa Danso

Ghana

  • Founder, Career1o1


Ronald Ochoo

Uganda

  • Legal Associate (Uganda) at Migrate to Canada Group
  • Team Leader -Kermec Associates
  • SFFG-Financial Coach


Humzah Yazdani

Pakistan

  • Energy Lawyer
  • LL.M. (Global Energy and Environmental Law)
  • Fulbright Scholar
  • MD Anderson Research Fellow 19-20


Gonzalo Benetti Hernández

Argentina

  • Global Advisory Council at Global Shapers Community


Deeksha Sharma Ph.D

United States

  • Postdoctoral Fellow | Cornell University
  • IIT Roorkee | TEDx speaker
  • Students of the World Podcast host (youtube.com/channel/UCXA2MCs-iPjcUQkg6vZVAOw)

Jeremiah Vardeleon

Philippines

  • Motivational Speaker


Prof. Anandha Karthik

India

  • Digital Media Manager and Assistant Professor of Visual Communication
  • PhD Research Fellow at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham


Soukaïna FAWZI

Morocco

  • Corporate and Educational Drama
  • Soft skills trainings
  • Marketing and branding
  • Art Entrepreneurship


Disha Kaushal

India

  • Design Thinking Consultant & Educator


Anupriya Agarwal

India

  • Brand Consultant | Digital Marketer
  • Networking | Social Media | Global Shaper


Benjamin Soo

Laos

  • Co-Founder of Modern Lao Homes & Bunnasia


Tanya Agarwal

India

  • Wellbeing| Holistic Coaching| Leadership| Youth Empowerment| Innovation| Sustainability| Wellbeing Economy


Brian Ntambirweki

Uganda

  • CEO at BrighterMonday Uganda


Jeevesh Augnoo

Mauritius

  • Law Lecturer Rushmore Business School


Muyiwa Babarinde

Nigeria

  • Head Of Marketing at Savyt 
  • PR Specialist
  • Comms/Tech/National Development



Addi Mavengere

Zimbabwe

  • Educational Technologist

PREVIOUS JUNE SPEAKERS

Vivek Eluri

India

  • Project Lead, Indian National Health Authority 

Krishna Kumar

India

  • CEO GreenPepper


Holger Wagner

UAE

  • CEO Wagner & Partners
  • Masters in Food Technology


Miroslav Draganov

North Macedonia

  • Mentor for Public Speaking and Storytelling–online | Soft Skills Trainer | Happy Team–Happy Revenue Stream | WEF Curator


Kaoutar El Khattabi

Morocco

  • Ph.D student at Medbiotech Lab


Blessing Oluwatosin Ajimoti

Nigeria

  • Economic Development, Policy, Tech
  • Oxford Master of Public Policy
  • Mandela Washington Fellow


Abhishek Gaurav

India

  • Corporate Strategy TE Connectivity


Squadron Leader Toolika Rani

India

  • Ex-Indian Air Force Officer, Mountaineer, Motivational Speaker (TEDx, Toastmasters Keynote Speaker, Rotary, FICCI, BHEL, ITC Infotech, Radio and TV), Writer, Research Scholar


Fabiola Velarde Galicia

Mexico

  • Entrepreneurship manager | fAIr LAC Jalisco en Tecnológico de Monterrey


Trevor Nelson

United States

  • Rock Ventures LLC Special Projects
  • Venture For America 2019 Fellow


Maha Hassan

Egypt

  • Alumna at U.S. Department of State | Global Shaper | SDGs Advocate


Neysa Santoscoy

Mexico

  • Open Innovation Strategy


Ifeoluwa Ogunbufunmi

Nigeria

  • MBA Candidate at Saïd Business School (University of Oxford)
  • Business Management & Strategic Investments at Flutterwave
  • McKinsey Next Generation Women Leader ’21

Warda Malik

Pakistan

  • Public Affairs | Strategic Comms | GovTech | Outreach & Engagement


Daniel Olika

Nigeria

  • Lawyer at Kenna Partners


Rui de Morais

Portugal

  • Managing Partner at Folia Nómada


Aleena Elizabeth Joseph

India

  • Global Shaper, WEF
  • Former Business Analyst, Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Researcher
  • PGDM, XIME


Aditya Pachpande

India

  • Young Innovator | Entrepreneur | Keynote Speaker | Change Agent | Student | Co-founder at NextGenInnov8 | Babson | Harvard | Stanford | COVID warrior | Patent Published | Alexa Skills Developer


Raghad Fathaddin

Saudi Arabia

  • Wellbeing| Holistic Coaching| Leadership| Youth Empowerment| Innovation| Sustainability| Wellbeing Economy


Sanjil Jain

India

  • Cornell University
  • Judge Business School (Cambridge)
  • IIT Roorkee’19


Anomitra Banerjee

India

  • Investment Team @Times Internet


Neelam Azmat

Canada

  • Worked with over 170 startups and young changemakers in 16 countries
  • Fulbright scholar with a master’s in public administration
  • Fellow at the Swedish institute Leaders Lab and DICE Social Innovation Exchange
  • TechCamp trainer for the US State Department


Chaya Srivatsa

India

  • Life coach
  • Internet radio talk show host


Raheen Fatima

Pakistan

  • Peace and SDGs activist
  • Standup-comedian
  • Theater Actress
  • Interviewer



Michele Bonanno di Linguaglossa

United Kingdom

  • Founder at Impakter Index


Tashfeen Ahmed

United Kingdom

  • Design Informatics candidate at the University of Edinburgh




Isha Sharma

UAE

  • Evaluation at the World Bank
  • One of the youngest board members of the London School of Economics 
  • Meditation and breathwork instructor
  • Founder of Art of Living Fellowship Program

PREVIOUS MAY SPEAKERS

Christie Borely

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Judicial Research Counsel at The Judiciary of Trinidad and Tobago 


Kudzai Milton Murongazvombo

Zimbabwe

  • Customer Operations Manager
  • Vice-Curator @ Harare Hub, Global Shapers Community
  • Rotary Regional Leader
  • MBA Candidate


Ranya Essouri

Morocco

  • Analyst Intern-Ministry of Industry, Investment, Trade and Digital Economy


Ioana Mischie

Romania

  • Transmedia Artist/Futurist at STORYSCAPES


BobKevin Shoo

Tanzania

  • Marketing Executive at Mailvelope


Lorpu Flomo

Liberia

  • OIC /Annual Youth Peace Summer Camp in Liberia Messengers of Peace-Liberia Inc (MOP)


Nihal Ahmed

India

  • Founder of Limitless Institute | Ikigai Coach | Program Designer | Social Entrepreneur


Carlos Puerto

Colombia

  • ICRC – Colombian Red Cross


Montserrat Fregoso Fonseca

Mexico

  • Co-Founder at SciArt Party
  • Ambassador at Rebel Girls
  • Founder at We Stand For Change
  • Youth Award 2015
  • #SheForShe TEC Women Award 2019


Lakshmi Mini

India

  • Co-founder at GoHuddle
  • Startup Mentor
  • Senior Research Associate at Defence Research and Studies
  • Cybercrime Intervention Officer
  • Creative content Writer


Hassan Arif

United States

  • Founder and CEO @ Appnector & Tailor & Bond
  • Customer Success Enthusiast
  • Inbound Marketing Expert
  • Process Automation Obsessed


Youssef Outikni

Morocco

  • Mechanical Systems engineer Laureate of ENSEM Casablanca


Oorja Agrawal

India

  • IIM Bodh Gaya (MBA 2020-22)


Jaśmina Kasenko

Germany

  • Lecturer for the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf (HHU)
  • Student of the HHU and the European Academy of Diplomacy


Gaiathiri Guliani

India

  • Director International Distribution & Syndication – Sony Pictures India


Antara Choudhury

India

  • Innovator at PwC India
  • Young India Fellow
  • Teaching Assistant Ashoka University


Rochelle Abeywardena

Sri Lanka

  • International Development
  • Law & Human Rights
  • Creative Communications


OL Jonatan Beun

United Kingdom

  • Chevening Scholar
  • MSc Behavioral and Economic Science at University of Warwick 20/21


Kwame Botchway

United States

  • Impact Strategist
  • Equitable Social Impact
  • 4IR Enthusiast
  • Former Journalist, Writer


El Mehdi Abdennassar

Canada

  • Product Development at TeraXion


Shams Selouma

Argentina

  • Social entrepreneur fostering gender equality and economic empowerment for women and LGBTQI community
  • PhD scholar researching on Human Rights


Alejandra San Martín

Ecuador

  • General Manager ESM Strategic Communications


Andres Mendez

Bolivia

  • Chemical Engineer and entrepreneur
  • Cofounder of Son Cracks
  • Founder of Malatraza



Natasha Ibarra

Argentina

  • Member of iTeams Cordoba / Global Shapers Cordoba
  • Alumni of Enseña por Argentina / Teach for All
  • Analyst at Kalei Ventures
  • Member of Women in VC

PREVIOUS APRIL SPEAKERS

Andrea Tittelová

Slovakia

  • Conscious Fundraiser
  • Global Institute for Evolving Women 


Marian Polasek

Slovakia

  • Analyst at Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic


Paula Elksne

Latvia

  • Assistant Director of Bachelor Programs and Lecturer at Riga Business School


Igor Tomić

Croatia

  • PhD Researcher at EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne)


Henrica Makulu

Zimbabwe

  • Data Analyst
  • Mentor and Trainer
  • Past Vice-Curator Global Shapers Community (an initiative of the World Economic Forum)


Maiyshla Chunwan

Mauritius

  • Well-being Advocate
  • WEF Global Shaper and Vice-Curator


Elizabeth Doeblah

Liberia

  • OIC /Annual Youth Peace Summer Camp in Liberia Messengers of Peace-Liberia Inc (MOP).


Laura Catalina Peña

Paraguay

  • Head of Training – Enseña por Paraguay


Alexis Vrotsos

United States

  • Chief People Officer Olumo


Marly May Cuesta

Dominican Republic

  • Program Manager MoveUp (MU)


Adilson Vieira

Angola

  • Ecosystem Manager Disruption Lab


Jerry Power

United States

  • Co-Founder at I3 Consortium


John Stevenson

United States

  • Owner at Stevenson Capital & Co.


Laura Delince

Dominican Republic

  • Educator
  • Instructional Coach EdConnective

Gunay Mukhtarova

Azerbaijan

  • Strategist/Research/Consultant/Community manager/CSR


Sadikchya Singh

Nepal

  • Coordination, Himalayan Circular Economy Forum
  • Communication Trainer
  • Content Consultant


Luimar Silva

Namibia

  • Product Manager at Contentribe


Akumishi Ayenajeh

Nigeria

  • Learn | Teach | Practice | Laugh | SDGs 1, 4 & 8 Advocate | Edu-Entrepreneur | Business Maven


Mubita Simataa

Zambia

  • Innovation Consultant
  • Chevening Scholar


Mounir Kabbara

UAE

  • Sustainability | Cities | Strategy


Sara Boukhris

Morocco

  • Industrial & Systems Engineer
  • Project Developer


Gulnaz Kordanova

Kazakhstan

  • Co-Founder and CEO at Teach For Kazakhstan


Bibi la Luz Gonzalez

Guatemala

  • Intl. Political Economist. Merging Food Security+Climate Sustainability+Human Rights. Creative, partnerships, entrepreneur, media, project brains. Public Speaker and Engagement brilliance, author, championing communities


Alexandra Cortese

Paraguay

  • General Manager & Partner Row Comms


Abigail Geronimo

Bolivia

  • Founder – CEO Data Market Bolivia
  • Ecoss Market/Bicicleta
  • WEF Global Shaper


Laysa Palomo

Guatemala

  • Founder of VOICE, Integrated Communications



Melissa Sassi

United States

  • Chief Penguin, Entrepreneur & Student Experience at IBM


Julián Castillo Holzheu

Guatemala

  • Architect passionate about nature, cities and human interactions
  • Creative visionary working in urban sustainability




Óscar António

Angola

  • CEO-Mwendya Investimentos
  • Co-Founder Holen Lda
  • Next Einstein Forum Ambassador for Angola

PREVIOUS MARCH SPEAKERS

Undral Amarsaikhan

Mongolia

  • Co-Founder at Unread Media
  • Part of Team Mongolia & Global Shapers Community 


Alessia Sgobba

Italy

  • Electricity market analyst at Falck Renewables SpA
  • Global Shaper at the World Economic Forum


Dimitri Diamanti

Greece

  • Dimitri Diamanti Founder
  • Founding Curator | Global Shapers Thessaloniki Hub


Tan Rasab

United States

  • CEO & Co-Founder at SiGenex- Clinical Genetics For Everyone Everywhere


Katerina Dimitriadou

Greece

  • Freelance Digital Marketer and Copywriter
  • Content Creator, SEO


Marija Vasilevska

North Macedonia

  • Experienced Project Manager
  • Specialized in Monitoring and Evaluation of projects and programs
  • Professional experience in assuring quality in higher education


Arpiné Papyan

Armenia

  • Marketing professional with 10+ years of experience
  • Specializing in B2B social media and paid campaigns strategy and implementation
  • WEF Global Shaper


Krist Bakiu

Albania

  • External Assistant Lecturer at the Faculty of Economy, University of Tirana
  • Curator at Global Shapers Community Tirana


Karen Guggenheim

United States

  • Founder WOHASU®
  • Happiness & Wellbeing Advocate


Pranav Bhanage

Singapore

  • CEO Oil & Gas South Asia Region
  • Board Member
  • Digital Transformation


Busra Kamiloglu

Turkey

  • Customer Success Account Manager at Microsoft
  • Global Shaper at World Economic Forum
  • Climate Reality Leader


Inês Relvas

Portugal

  • Head of Strategy @ Sonae FS
  • WEF Global Shaper


Joanna Jasinska

Poland

  • COO at VCLeaders
  • Associate at COBIN Angels
  • Vice Curator at Global Shapers Warsaw Hub


Anass Hanafi

Italy

  • Master Law student
  • Fellow at German Marshall Fund of the US
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • Founder Campus 4.0

Mohit Rauniyar

Nepal

  • Co-Founder of Canopy Nepal
  • Climate Reality Leader
  • The Resolution Project Guide


Tinodaishe Mandebvu

Zimbabwe

  • Associate Consultant at Africa People Advisory Group
  • WEF Global Shapers


Tafadzwa Munatsi

Zimbabwe

  • Group Financial services at N Richards Group
  • WEF Global Shaper


Jette Ditlev

Denmark

  • Leadership Trainer
  • Future Strategy Developer
  • Board Professional


Ariunzaya Saranjav MD

Mongolia

  • Medical Doctor
  • Public Health Researcher
  • WEF Global Shaper


Madina Zamanbayova

Azerbaijan

  • Financial Forecast & Analysis
  • Human Resources Management
  • Double MSc graduate


Mohammad Sammour

Jordan

  • Senior Program Manager at Peace First
  • Co-Founder, Growth & Development Director at MedeArts


Aibek Sapashov

Kyrgyzstan

  • Co-Founder and CEO at Makers (Coding Bootcamp, Software Development Studio)
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper


Hugo Dürr

Denmark

  • Novo Nordisk Graduate
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • Humanitarian Aid Worker


Harun Cero

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Regional Project Manager at Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
  • WEF Global Shaper


Mohammed Alfarra

Palestine

  • Entrepreneur, Geek & Digital Marketer
  • WEF Global Shaper


Emīls Jonins

Latvia

  • Associate at Law Firm ADD Legal
  • WEF Global Shaper


Marla Munkh-Achit

Mongolia

  • Obama Foundation Scholar
  • Former Executive Director at Zorig Foundation
  • WEF Global Shaper


Carlos Terranova Veliz

Peru

  • Head Designer en Backup Makers Perú
  • WEF Global Shaper


Andrej Grman

Canada

  • UBC Sauder
  • WEF Global Shapers
  • LEAF Academy

PREVIOUS FEBRUARY SPEAKERS


Thembile Nonhle Ndlovu

South Africa

  • Partner Development Manager at Microsoft
  • Skills Development for the 4th Industrial Revolution
  • Mail and Guardian 200 Young South Africans 2019 


Beñat Galdós Aizpurua

Spain

  • Founder of Galde, aiming to help people adapt to the current digital environment
  • WEF Global Shaper


Rula Odeh

Palestine

  • Spoke at the at the United Nations as the first Palestinian woman to participate in the Hult Prize Competition
  • One of the top 6 teams from over 200,000 all over the world



Maria Pia Napoletano

Italy

  • Young European Ambassadors in the EU Neighbourhood EAST project
  • Organizer TEDxUninaFedericoII


Sabina Maria Ciofu

Belgium

  • Head of EU and Trade Policy at techUK
  • Founder of Gentlewomen’s Club


Antonella Vagliente

Belgium

  • Co-founder & Director of Young Water Solutions
  • TEDxRiodelaPlata speaker


Juan Daniel Gonçalves

Hungary

  • D-TAG Analytics Product and Partnerships Director
  • Nova Talent Member, global top talent network
  • WEF Global Shaper


Emilio Rodriguez

Canada

  • Program Officer at ParlAmericas
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • OYW Peace Ambassador.


Khadija Tirha

Italy

  • Change Maker USI MEM
  • Young European Volunteer 2017 FOCSIV
  • Global Wellbeing Envoy
  • Peacebuilder iDove Community.


Gilberto Morishaw

Netherlands

  • Innovation and Community Lead at Innovation Ç
  • TILN Fellow 20-21 German Marshall Fund of the United States
  • Racial Equity Sub-Committee Member Global Shapers Community


Giovanni Ciriello

Italy

  • Law Student at UniNa
  • Co-Founder & Vice Curator of Global Shapers Community Naples


Omar Ibn Abdillah

Comoros

  • Economist, Auditor, International Trainer, Serial Investor and SDGs Advocate
  • Monitoring And Evaluation Officer of the Comoros Emerging Plan (PCE)
  • Roland Berger Business Strategy Consultant


Momo Maximilian

Austria

  • Studying Educational Science + Politics, Philosophy, Economics at Uni Salzburg
  • Thinking about the future of education


Klevisa Kapo

Albania

  • Masters’ Student at University of Ljubljana, School of Economics and Business
  • Founder – LitCor
  • Projects’ Specialist – Metropolitan Tirana University
  • Market Research Analyst – Independent Consultant


Tatsuya Masubuchi

Japan

  • High-end concierge/Publisher/Writer/Business Consultant/Researcher/Professor/Luxury travel


Arnas Puidokas

Lithuania

  • Front-End Developer @ Nord Security
  • Acting ambassador of AI Future Lab in the Baltic States
  • Leader of accelerator program, Vilnius Shapers Hub


Kamile Kaselyte

Belgium

  • Marketing and PR for SMEs & Tech Startups
  • Contributing Writer Thrive Global and ArcticStartup


Augusto Lopez-Claros

United States

  • Executive Director, Global Governance Forum
  • Senior Fellow Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service


Odessa Primus

Czechia

  • Director @ Global Arena Research Institute & Next 100 Symposium
  • Democratizing Big Data and AI


Christiana Smirli

Greece

  • Psychology and International Relations
  • ACT – American College of Thessaloniki Bachelor of Science Psychology
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper


Abid Malik

United States

  • Managing Director, Indus Venture
  • Founding Board Member (Emeritus) LUMS National Incubation Centre


Daniel Zaretsky

Tajikistan

  • American entrepreneur and entrepreneurial ecosystem builder in former Soviet Central Asia
  • General Director/Founder Knowledge Across Borders


Paula Sahyoun

Canada

  • Analyst at Social Venture Connexion
  • McConnell Fellow – Social Innovation


Lernik Essayei, MD

United States

  • Digital Health Solutions, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Yerevan State Medical University Doctor of Medicine (MD)


Shashidhar Kanukolanu

United States

  • CEO Swipesumo Technologies
  • FinTech, Investment banking, Consulting, development of large science & technology parks


Lina Alvarez

Canada

  • Strategic Design student at Parsons School of design
  • Movement and Mindfulness Teacher
  • Entrepreneur and Intrapreneur
  • International trade professional
  • WEF Global Shaper


Ibrahim Abu Hijleh

Jordan

  • Senior Product Manager SiTech (Semantic Intelligent Technologies)
  • WEF Global Shaper, Amman Hub Curator


Michael Strong

United States

  • Expanseonline.co, a virtual secondary school nurturing the purpose and genius of every child
  • Specialize in creative, intellectual, and entrepreneurial students who find regular school unsatisfying.


Maja Jovičić

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Legal Trainee, Public Health Institute
  • Communications Manager WaySeven Technologies
  • Founder and Curator Global Shapers Banja Luka

JANUARY ’21 SPEAKERS

Monika Stankiewicz

Australia

  • Australian space testing program coordinator
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • Masters of Architecture candidate


Akhila Jayaram

United Kingdom

  • Cambridge University PhD Candidate
  • Director at Polygeia
  • WEF Global Shaper


Gagan Reddy

Netherlands

  • Founder – CEO – Data Lead @ Cittamap
  • WEF Global Shaper


Nagaraja Kumar Deevi

United States

  • Senior Advisor | Banking | Financial Services | Board Governance | Risk | Regulatory | Culture | Conduct | Ethics | Reputation | Cyber | ESG | Sustainability | Digital (AI) | Fintech Innovation | Academia


Richard Anthony

Indonesia

  • CEO and President Director at PT Sewu Segar Primatama (Re.juve)


Michael Sillion

Sweden

  • Captain Future is – Global Playground Facilitator – Digital Event Host – Perspective Shifter – Ikigai 4.0 Master – Network Weaver – 21st Century Skills Lifelong Learning


Elisa Roth

United Kingdom

  • Industrial Researcher University of Cambridge
  • Industry 4.0, XR
  • WEF Global Shaper


Ross O’Leary

Ireland

  • Associate at Wachsman
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper
  • U.S. Embassy Young Leaders Council Member


Goksenin Ozturkeri

United States

  • Clean Energy Finance Professional
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • CELI Fellow
  • GreenBiz 30 Under 30


Xavier Prabhu

India

  • President – APAC & Global board member at IPREX Global Communication
  • PRHUB Founder & Managing Director


Caitlin Krause

United States

  • Empowering Human Connection through Mindful Technology and Transformation
  • Founder of MindWise Immersive Storytelling · UX Design · Mindfulness
  • Digital Wellbeing professor, Stanford
  • Director of Community & Business Development, Virtual World Society


Cecilia Pang

Canada

  • Economic Policy & Civic Engagement
  • UBC Wesbrook Scholar
  • WEF Global Shaper

Robert Levin

United States

  • CEO, Emerging Star Digital
  • Wrote biography of President William Clinton
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School


Shefali Rekhi

Singapore

  • Asian Insider editor & Asia News Network editor, The Straits Times


Rajiv Raghunat

India

  • Founder & CEO at Wellversed Media & Communication Managing
  • Editor – Outdoor Asia
  • Media4Growth


Bill Nguyen

Vietnam

  • Founder & CEO ABS Institute – Bridging The Gap Between Knowledge and Skill


Janine de Nysschen

Ghana

  • Strategist and business development consultant 
  • Change Strategist Cardinal Strategies Group


José Mariano López-Urdiales

Spain

  • Founder and CEO at Zero 2 Infinity
  • Aerospace entrepreneur


George Wang

United States

  • Turn-key engineering and contract manufacturing solutions
  • President and CEO E-Business International, Inc


Pahini Pandya

United Kingdom

  • Co-Founder & CEO, Panakeia
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper


SeBright Chen

  • Founding Chairman at Summer Atlantic Capital
  • Stanford University Graduate School of Business


Ciprian Dan Costea, PhD

Romania

  • Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors Autonova
  • University Lecturer


Oscar Escallada

Spain

  • Service & UX/UI Designer
  • WEF Global Shaper


Eugenia Ochoa

Canada

  • Community Engagement Designer
  • Equity & Sustainable Development


Maria Fernanda Santos Souza

Portugal

  • Education for Liberation
  • Pedagogy for Change
  • YLAI and AIESEC Alumna


Derakhshan Qurban-Ali

Canada

  • J.D./B.C.L. Candidate at McGill University
  • Refugee Migration Researcher
  • Former G20 Research Group Compliance Director


DECEMBER ’20 SPEAKERS

Shaanti Shamdasani

Indonesia

  • Executive Education at Harvard Kennedy School
  • Government Affairs, Healthcare & Digital Transformation
  • CEO & President of SAIAC


Yonah Welker

United States

  • Explorer, Mentor, Board Member
  • Ed, Health, AI, Ethics
  • @Singularity @MIT @EU @500Strong @Ex-Hardwaretech


Tarun Anand

India

  • TEDx Speaker
  • Founder, Universal Business School
  • Fmr. MD, Thomson Reuters, South Asia
  • Global Goodwill Ambassador


Anuradha Agarwal

India

  • Marketing Communications Professional
  • Finalist: Young Lions 2019 & 2018 (Marketing) & Young Spikes 2018 (Media)
  • Founder of brandvertising agency, Think North Consulting


Rishi Mehra

India

  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Wishfin.com


Silvano Coletti

Switzerland

  • Reimagining R&D to enable the use-inspired of scientific discovery
  • CEO and unboss of Chelonia Applied Science
  • Passionate about science, mathematics and computation, cultural transformation


Christian Robillard

Canada

  • Sponsorship | Partnerships | Podcasting with Beyond the Bake Sale
  • Fundraising | Storytelling | Community Investment | Philanthropy
  • Global Shaper | Caring Canadian | Social Impact


Nhat Vuong

Switzerland

  • Co-Founder at The Happy Turtle Straw
  • Founder Water Inception


Rosalía Arteaga

Ecuador

  • Former president of the Republic of Ecuador
  • Member of the board of trustees en Bibliotheca Alexandrina


Omar Abdelaziz

United States

  • Geopolitical Analysis/ International Security/ Policy analysis
  • GIS/ Geospatial Analysis
  • Middle Eastern Politics


Anil Bhaskaran

India

  • Chief Architect and Urban Planner, Managing Director, IDEA Centre Architects Pvt Ltd, Bangalore
  • President- India Urban Care Forum
  • Artist • Activist • Speaker • Writer • Dreamer


David Bruemmer

United States

  • Board Advisor at Autonomy Institute


Wayne Lee

United States

  • President @ Powertec, Inc.
  • Member of Forbes Los Angeles Business Council

Janna Tay

New Zealand

  • LLB(Hons)/BA student
  • Oscen Magazine Founder and Editor-in-Chief


Edgar Bullecer

Philippines

  • Chief Operating Officer at The Paglas Group


Tom Husson

Belgium

  • AI business strategist
  • Simplifying human life
  • Managing Partner at Humain.ai


Dr Parag Agarwal

Singapore, India, UAE

  • Founder & CEO, JanaJal – Safe Water for All


Peter Lazou

United Kingdom

  • Future Driven Catalyst & Serial Entrepreneur
  • Founding Member Otherdots Foundation


Diana Setsofia Agbenyo

Ghana

  • Committed to yielding ambitious Africans through Dev’t work & supporting small businesses through Comms & marketing


Ceren Cerciler

Spain

  • Founder / Inside Counsels
  • Vice President of Bosphorus Summit


Chineyenwa Okoro Onu

Ghana

  • Social Entrepreneur|Environmentalist
  • HR Generalist|Enable
  • Global Shaper|Tech Enthusiast


Tecla Kalinda

Canada

  • Senior Analyst at Bank of Canada
  • Founder of ZalaSmart
  • WEF Global Shaper


M. E. Clare Cowan

Canada

  • Investment Banker
  • CEO Cahill Energy Limited


Aimée Dushime

Rwanda

  • KPMG International Tax and Transfer Pricing Specialist
  • WEF Global Shaper – Kigali Hub Curator
  • Future Africa Forum Contributor


Aaron Nartey

Ghana

  • Research Fellow; Sickle Pan African Research Consortium (SPARCo)
  • M & E Specialist | Social Entrepreneur
  • Founder; EHL-Ghana


Mina Pokuaa Agyemang

Ghana

  • Social Intrapreneur who develops and promotes practical solutions to social and environmental challenges
  • Agenda Project Co Founder


Antonio Cantalapiedra

Spain

  • Cofounder & Executive President of the Board & CEO @ Woonivers
  • Serial Entrepreneur, Professor, Business Angel, Nasdaq Investor
  • Ex mytaxi C-level executive – acquired by Daimler in 2014




Cecilia Pang

Canada

  • Economic Policy & Civic Engagement
  • UBC Wesbrook Scholar
  • WEF Global Shaper


NOVEMBER ’20 SPEAKERS

Cherie Wang

Singapore

  • Simplifying financial planning for the masses
  • Providing educated guidance to help build a plan toward a better financial life

Aditya Singh

India

  • Director – Athena School of Management
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Member at Chatham House
  • Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society, Rotarian
  • Member – Higher Ed Committee at Indo-French Chamber of Commerce

Jason Ribeiro

Canada

  • Director of Strategy, Calgary Economic Development
  • Ph.D. Candidate and SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholar, University of Calgary
  • Outgoing Curator, WEF Global Shapers (Calgary Hub)

Zsófia Szlamka

United Kingdom

  • PhD Candidate
  • Founder at AMKA Counselling
  • Co-Founder at VOICES
  • The Travelling Psychologist Blogger

Palesa Tshandu

South Africa

  • Analyst – Office of the Group Chief Executive at Transnet SOC Ltd
  • Curator of Johannesburg Hub – Global Shapers Community

Ahoud Alshaikh

United Kingdom

  • School Governor London Borough of Hounslow
  • PhD Candidate at University of Exeter

Cristina Calvo

Costa Rica

  • CMO of ASUAire Travel
  • Partner BMT Best Marketing Talent

Dr. Noel Akpata

Nigeria

  • CEO STRATEX PRO

Pascale Siegel

United States

  • Managing Director, Ankura Consulting Group, LLC
  • Strategic influence, cross-cultural communications and international affairs
  • Focus on (geo)political risk, security policy, transnational threats, and counter-insurgency.

Sampson Kofy Adotey

Ghana

  • Knowledge Broker
  • Inclusive Innovation and Educational Leader

Otto Canon

Nigeria

  • Executive Director/Founder at CleanCyclers Africa

Palash Sanyal

Canada

  • Corporate Knights Top 30 under 30 2018 in Canada
  • Water Next’s Young Professional of the year award 2019
  • EECOM Outstanding Youth Action Leader 2019
  • Canadian Water Network Water Leader of Tomorrow 2019

Regine Chen

Singapore

  • Consultant at McKinsey & Co.
  • 24 under 24 in STEM

Hashendra Wijesinha

Australia

  • Author and Sustainability Strategist
  • Purposeful Work Champion
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper

Sophie Fisher

Australia

  • Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Girls on Bikes ACT
  • YWCA Canberra

Taylor Hawkins

Australia

  • Founder The Linq Advisory

Khurram Jamil

Denmark

  • President of Strategic Initiatives and founding partner of Area9
  • Copenhagen University Medical Doctor

Dr. Lorenz Granrath

Japan

  • Supervisory Innovation Coordinator AIST, Japan Representative
  • CONTACT Software, Multiphoton Optics


Stefanie Ólives

Brazil

  • Lawyer Smart legal solutions

Lucia Schlemmer

South Africa

  • Senior Researcher at Cenfri

Aviva Alvares

Ireland

  • Key Account Manager at Mars
  • WEF Global Shaper @Dublin Hub

Tanya König

Switzerland

  • Moderator
  • Digital Video Producer
  • Reporter | Storyteller

Dr. Simon Engelke

Germany

  • Founder & Chair of Battery Associates


Jerome Manuel

Canada

  • Business Advisor
  • Operations, Strategy, Innovation

Abdul Adama

United Kingdom

  • Brand Marketing Consultant
  • MSc Marketing student

Jonathan Tanguay

Canada

  • BNP Performance Philanthropique Consultant

Jackson Rowland

New Zealand

  • Director, Ākina Invest
  • Obama Leader
  • Global Shaper




Tianmei Chen

United Kingdom

  • First Chinese Chevening Scholar
  • Public Speaker
  • Certified MBTI and NLP Master Practitioner.


OCTOBER’20 SPEAKERS

Okka Phyo Maung

Myanmar

  • Startup Founder
  • Alibaba e-founder fellow
  • Forbes 30 Under 30


Martina Fuchs

Switzerland

  • TV Anchor, Business Journalist and Event Moderator
  • Expert on China & Middle East
  • Speaks 9 languages (Chinese, Arabic)


Epa Gousopoulos

Switzerland

  • Resident in the Clinic for Plastic and Hand Surgery at Universitätsspital Zürich


Kohei Kurihara

Japan

  • President of Tokyo Chapter at Government Blockchain Association


Shailendra Goswami

India

  • Chairman & Managing Director Pushkaraj Group
  • Webinar “Challenges and Opportunities during and after COVID 19”: https://youtu.be/J1-LfFebdDw


Sinartus Sosrodjojo

Indonesia

  • Value Creation Advisor at Damson Capital


Nontuthuzelo Nikiwe

South Africa

  • Social Investment Analyst at Tshikululu Social Investment
  • Global Shaper & Impact Officer at Tshwane Hub


Jeff Hoffman

United States

  • Chairman of the Board, Global Entrepreneurship Network


Clyde Hutchinson

Ireland

  • Air, Land and Sea Travel and Transportation


William Bohnet

United States

  • Non-profit leader of environmental organizations


Allen Morison

United States

  • Professor at Arizona State University, Thunderbird School of Global Management


Natalie Samovich

Portugal

  • Co-Founder ResilientGroup, Enercoutim
  • Chair WG Energy AIOTI, Co-chair ETIP-SNET WG1.
  • Advancing Energy Transition


Simón Levy

Mexico

  • Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
  • University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business


Rosauro Rodriguez

Philippines

  • Global Security & Investigation Consultant
  • Defense Technologist
  • Radio Program Anchor
  • CSO of the Week & Hall of Famer


Felicitas Pietrulla

Switzerland

  • Consultant at McKinsey & Company


Jim Yuan

Philippines

  • Partner @ Joyview Education
  • MBA & MSc


Linh Do

Australia

  • Social Movements | Climate Justice | Systems Change | Rabble Rouser


Vivek Atray

India

  • 8 TEDx Talks, Top Motivational Keynote Public Speaker
  • Best Selling Author: “Finding SUCCESS Within-52 Life Skills for Young Indians”
  • Ex Director Industries & I.T. Emotional Intelligence Expert


Princess Angelique Monét

US and UK

  • Pioneer in arts and entertainment, visionary and futurist
  • Ventriloquist, Singer, Composer
  • 1st Class Member of the Order of Malta and Cavalier of the Order of St. Jerusalem


Clodagh Quain

Ireland

  • IIEA Policy Analyst
  • WEF GSC Dublin Hub Curator
  • McKinsey Next Generation Women Leaders 2020


Jane Oates

United States

  • President, WorkingNation


Anna-Laura Seifermann

Rwanda

  • Consultant at KfW – Co-Founder at a space technology company
  • WEF Global Shaper


David Dorr

Cayman Islands

  • Managing Principal at Dorr Asset Management SEZC
  • Expert in global macro investing and cross-border structuring
  • Founder of Coro Global fintech payment systems (Blockchain)


Michael Stopford

Italy

  • Founder & Managing Partner, ANCORED, Stockholm


Bridget Williams

New Zealand

  • CEO | Community Contributor
  • SDG Nerd


Tiago Matheus

Brazil

  • Commercial Development
  • Inside Sales | Outbound


Jitesh Shetty

United States

  • Founder @Qwiklabs
  • Angel investor


SEPTEMBER’20 SPEAKERS

Jessica Tungadi

Australia

  • NeoWAY Alumnus
  • High School Student


Susan Oh

Thailand

  • Co-founder & CEO, Muckr.ai
  • Member of the Global Sustainability Network
  • Storyteller and TEDx Speaker


Gilad Novik

Israel

  • Founder at Gilnovation


Darius Tamauskas

Lithuania

  • Consultant at The World Bank


Renato de Castro

Italy

  • Smart City Expert | Author | Keynote Speaker | World Traveller


Ana Jipa

Spain

  • Co-founder at Okey
  • Advisor at HardYakka
  • Partner at Globalld


Mike Zuckerman

Uganda

  • Applied Geographer
  • Refugee Social Entrepreneur


Marc Nienaber

United Kingdom

  • Neo WAY alumnus
  • High School Student


Patricia Salvação

Brazil

  • MappaBiz Founder
  • WEF Global Shaper


Daniel Sava

UK

  • Project Manager Materials, Chemistry, Physics | Building business cases for innovations from University of Manchester
  • WEF Global Shaper


Dijana Galijasevic

Germany

  • PhD Candidate & Co-founder ‘EXPONENTIALLY HUMAN’ – Purposeful Transformation Leadership Retreats


Anitha Vadavatha

United States

  • Exponential technologies advisor & consultant, Global Strategist, and Entrepreneur


Parneet Pal

United States

  • Chief Science Officer at Wisdom Labs, Inc.
  • Physician, Educator and Science Communicator


Juliana Leal

Brazil

  • Chevening Scholar | Human Rights | International Cooperation | Public Policies
  • WEF Global Shaper


Elena Poughia

Germany

  • MD at Dataconomy Media and Data Natives
  • Community Advisor at EIC


Joel Curado

Switzerland

  • Country Digital Transformation Leader – Digital Village @ Cisco Systems Smart Cities


Rajesh Johnny

UAE

  • Co-Founder Industry 4.1 | EST | Fintech House


Kayvan Nikjou

Netherlands

  • Exclusive events for top brands (Mercedes, Porsche, Lamborghini)
  • Marketing and Business Development


Edgar Aronov

Estonia

  • Co-Founder and CEO of Evertornado, software for organizing online hackathons and challenges


Danielle Wilson

Belgium

  • Award winning impact producer
  • Founder & Director of Think-Film Impact Production; Co-Director of Inventor Films
  • Associate Producer of the Oscar-shortlisted, Emmy-nominated film My Enemy, My Brother (2015)


Amandeep Midha

Denmark

  • Developer by Heart & Consultant by Skills
  • Founder Nerd 9
  • Principal IT Consultant BEC


Sharmini Ravindran

Singapore

  • Head of Marketing at Mysterium Network
  • Nomadic Lifestyle


Asher Bennett

Israel

  • Founder at Tevva – Electric Trucks
  • Used to live in a submarine!


Therese Gedda

Global

  • Keynote Speaker on Future of Work & Company Culture, Founder/Executive Coach, Award-Winning Founder & CEO of 30minMBA


Peter Knight

Brazil

  • Stanford PhD, Oxford Fulbright Fellow
  • Singularity University Member


Aaron Berger

United States

  • Research Scientist; global catastrophic risks, geopolitical spillover events, grand strategy


Vivian Claire Liew

Singapore

  • Climate Alpha Adviser to SWFs, Sustainable Investing Expert, Board Director & Sustainability Advisor
  • Founder of Philanthropy Works
  • World Economic Forum Young Global Leader


AUGUST’20 SPEAKERS

Suli Tan

Singapore

  • WAY Singapore Studio Super
  • High School Student


Alberto Levy

Spain

  • Innovation Evangelist. Consultant.
  • Public Speaker. StartUp Mentor. Entrepreneur.
  • Artist. Aspen Institute Alumni.


Lara Gheriani

United Kingdom

  • Intern at UNIDO
  • SOAS Undergraduate finalist
  • WEF Global Shaper


Simone Uriartt

Netherlands

  • Strategic Designer for Social Innovation and Human Centred Governance.
  • Founder & Filmmaker at Adoção Tardia
  • WEF Global Shaper


Klaus Michael Christensen

Switzerland

  • President of Swiss Impact Investment Association
  • Host of Zug Impact Summits


Lester Thomas

United Kingdom

  • Chief IT Systems Architect at Vodafone Group


Elizabeth Taylor

Germany

  • Founder and CEO of WaterLoom
  • EIT – European Institute of Innovation and Technology Water Scarcity Mentor and Expert
  • WEF Global Shaper


Giordano Araújo

Brazil

  • Neo WAY alumnus
  • High School Student


Jeremy McKane

United States

  • OCN.ai CEO
  • Using Blockchain to establish a new Blue Economy in order to Protect Life Below Water


Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy

United States

  • Resilience & precovery – deeply passionate about impact and storytelling for the ocean, coastlines, islands and cities


Jamie Gylden

Czechia

  • Former Accenture Network Solution Leading Partner
  • Network and Technology Infrastructure Expertise


J. Carl Ganter

United States

  • Circle of Blue, Co-Founder | Vector Center, CEO | C-20 Advisory
  • WEF Young Global Leader


Lucas Ferreira

Brazil

  • MSc Technology Innovation
  • Startup Acceleration
  • WEF Global Shaper


Meghan Rutigliano

United States

  • Remote Content Curator and Network Leader


Professor Olinga Taeed PhD FIoD

United Kingdom

  • Council Member and Expert Advisor at China E-Commerce Blockchain Committee (Ministry of Commerce)


Jaka Berdnik

Slovenia

  • Relationship Manager at Young Executives Society (YES)


Maria Pia Aqueveque

Chile

  • Token Economist | DAOs, DeFi, Digital Assets, Blockchain expert advisor and global speaker
  • Board Member Director | Diverse Board Advocate.


Guido van Nispen

Netherlands

  • Senior Executive, Leadership Consultant & Boardroom Advisor


Shevanne Helmer

United Kingdom

  • Co-Founder at Helmer-Fresson


Nick Jekogian

United States

  • Real Estate Entrepreneur
  • CEO, Signature Group Investments


Frederik Ottesen

South Africa

  • Founder at LittleSun.com
  • Solar Energy LED products


Bien King

United Kingdom

  • Founder @ Let’s Reinvent
  • WEF Global Shaper
  • Tech for Good, Entrepreneurship and Diversity & Inclusion Programme Leader


Rosie von Lila

United States

  • Investor Relations | Policy Advocacy
  • Advisor to Burning Man project


Rejiel Gonzales

Philippines

  • Founder/CEO at Bridge360 IT Solutions
  • WEF Global Shaper


Cecilia Pagkalinawan

United States

  • Founder/CEO at BRWN


Miko Matsumura

United States

  • General Partner at Gumi Ventures


Sridhar Iyengar

United States

  • CEO at Elemental Machines


JULY’20 SPEAKERS

 

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Sun Yen Tan

Singapore

  • WAY Singapore Studio Super
  • High School Student
  • Filmmaker at Blank Productions


 

Chloe Ling

Malaysia

  • Author and Educator
  • TEDx Speaker
  • WEF Global Shaper


 

Zaim Mohzani

Malaysia

  • International Strategy & Diplomacy (LSE), Chevening Scholar;
  • Community Builder (3x NGO Founder) | AI & IR
  • WEF Global Shaper


Kilian Kleinschmidt

Austria

  • Special Advisor to the German Minister for Development on Refugee Related Programmes
  • UNHCR Camp Manager Za’atari (Jordan)


 

Maël Azokly

Switzerland

  • MLaw student
  • WEF Global Shaper


 

Nora Stolz

United Kingdom

  • Wellbeing strategist
  • Positive Psychology coach
  • Yoga teacher


 

Jed Grant

Luxembourg

  • Former NATO Section Chief – Division of Information Technology
  • Top EU Blockchain Expert, Fintech Europe Top 200 Influencer
  • University of Luxembourg Adjunct Professor


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Alexi Stapf

(joint session with Natasha Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Santa Barbara Studio Super
  • High School Student
  • Tech Center Support Specialist

Natasha Stapf

(joint session with Alexi Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Santa Barbara Studio Super
  • High School Student

 


Vanessa Arelle

Portugal

  • Former Head of Cultural Affairs (Cultural Attachée) for Mexico
  • Regular contributor to Vogue Mexico and Vogue Latin America
  • Trustee of Fashion Revolution; TedX Speaker

 


Marc Muller Eberstein

United States

  • Former Microsoft Director Product Management and Marketing
  • Author of multiple books, TEDx Speaker
  • Startup Mentor Blockchain for Social Impact Coalition (BSIC)


 

Jordan Naddaf

(joint session with Maayan Barsade)

United States

  • Founder & Co-CEO at the Foreign Policy Youth Collaborative
  • XPRIZE Advisory Board Member

 

Maayan Barsade

(joint session with Jordan Naddaf)

United States

  • Co-CEO and Co-Outreach Director at Foreign Policy Youth Collaborative
  • Oxford Summer Courses Student Ambassador


 

Denise Cortês-Keyser

Mozambique

  • Former TV Presenter and ex-Sports Leader
  • Advisory services with focus on Finances and Investments
  • TEDx Maputo Curator

 


Tiffany Yu

United States

  • Disability Champion
  • Podcaster and TEDx Speaker
  • WEF Global Shaper

 


Irra Ariella Khi

United Kingdom

  • Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Zamna (VChain)
  • Oxford Graduate, 1st Class Honours Degree with Commended Thesis written in three languages; Oxford Entrepreneurs


Dr. Swam Saung Oo

Myanmar

  • Director of Trust Oo, MyHealthcare
  • WEF Global Shaper

 


D’aaron Fallacorina

Philippines

  • School Counselor at De La Salle University
  • WEF Global Shaper

 


Lorenzo Niola

Switzerland

  • Head of Ecosystem Development Hatch CoLab
  • WEF Global Shaper


 

Andrea Guida

Switzerland

  • Principal at CO Collaboration in Organizations
  • WEF Global Shaper; Founding Curator of Lugano Hub

 


Nanticha Ocharoenchai

Thailand

  • Storyteller and Climate Activist
  • Communications Consultant World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
  • WEF Global Shaper

 


Myo Kyaw Thu

Myanmar

  • Banking Consultant at IFC (International Finance Corporation) World Bank Group
  • WEF Global Shaper

 


Syahmi Zulfadhli bin Abdullah

Brunei Darussalam

  • Certified Tourist Guide, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism Brunei
  • WEF Global Shaper


Emile Delam

Norway

  • Partner Foreign Affairs Q4 CAPITAL
  • Speaker at Horasis.org


Adrian Neamtu

Germany

  • Head of Deposit Business Siemens Bank GmbH
  • WAY Davos’19 speaker


Adam Newman

Brazil

  • President and Co-founder Favela Inc
  • CEO Favela Experience
  • Film Producer Yawarani VR


Rikia Saddy

Canada

  • CEO Rikia Saddy Strategy
  • Former Board of Directors Oxfam
  • Author “We are Canada”


Shelley Lewis

United Kingdom

  • Founder & Host The Equanimity Expert
  • Executive Director Inner Outer Peace Fund


Alvaro Schocair

Brazil

  • Founder at Link School of Business
  • CEO Quebec Impact Assets


Katrina Coleen Bayog

Belgium

  • MSc Candidate, Advanced Masters on Cultural Anthropology and Development Studies at KU Leuven, Belgium
  • WEF Global Shaper


Micaela Coleman

United States

  • Former Press Assistant, Legislative Correspondent & Special Assistant U.S. House of Representatives
  • Member of YPFP (Young Professionals in Foreign Policy)
  • WEF Global Shaper


JUNE’20 SPEAKERS

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Sun Yen Tan

Singapore

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student);
  • Filmmaker at Blank Productions


Low Wei Ling

Singapore

  • Serial Socialpreneur and Startup Specialist;
  • WEF Global Shaper


Dharrnesha Inbah Rajah

Malaysia

  • Public Policy Strategist and Political Economist
  • WEF Global Shaper


Jan Brecke

Germany

  • Singularity Leadership Consulting


Vaitea Cowan

Germany

  • Enapter Co-Founder (Green Hydrogen)
  • Forbes 30 under 30


Ryan Gersava

Philippines

  • Founder at Virtualahan | Innovative Education| Diversity & Inclusion| Impact Sourcing| Future of Work
  • Ashoka Fellow
  • WEF Global Shaper


Jesus Insilada

Philippines

  • Teacher of the year – Globalteacherprize.org;
  • Poet and writer in native languages


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Alexi Stapf

(joint session with Natasha Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student);
  • Tech Center Support Specialist

Natasha Stapf

(joint session with Alexi Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student)


Giovanna Zarrebini

South Africa/Brazil

  • High School Student;
  • Born hard of hearing, now has cochlear implant


Christoph Stueckelberger

Switzerland

  • President Globethics.net Foundation Geneva


Faris Oweis

United States

  • Instigator|Speaker|Value Distributor


Robert Tolmach

United States

  • Co-Founder at Changing The Present


Mikhail Treyvish

Russia

  • President at OmniGrade Universal Crowdsourcing Agency


Samantha Akwei

United States

  • Diversity & Pipeline Programs Director
  • WEF Global Shaper


Archana Dubey, MD

United States

  • Global Medical Director @HP.com;
  • Founder Invent Health, HealthTech Entrepreneur
  • Stanford Medical School Professor


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Marcelo Garcia

Switzerland

  • Founder of WisdomAccelerator.org;
  • Member of Explorers.org;
  • UN Smart Cities Expert


Chit-Aein Thu

Myanmar

  • MD of CCEducare


Solange Bolay

Switzerland

  • Empathetic Strategist | Sparring Partner


Kristin Engvig

Denmark

  • Founder & CEO WIN ¦ Global Pioneer for Women


Ana Patricia Loren

Philippines

  • Co-founder of Phresko;
  • WEF Global Shaper


Hannalisa Johnson

(joint session with Selma Johnson)

Finland

  • Internationally Experienced Business Leader
  • Business Development, Design, Innovations

Selma Johnson

(joint session with Hannalisa Johnson)

Finland

  • K12 correspondent, writer, visual documenter and illustrator
  • Finnwatch collaborator
  • Neo WAY Alumnus


Jourdan Hussein

Singapore

  • Tech Strategist & Business Developer; Mindful Leadership & Life Coach; AI Ethicist
  • WEF Global Shaper


Lene Søvold

Norway

  • Clinical Psychologist and Mental Health Advisor


Joel Telpner

United States

  • AmLaw200 firm leader—fintech/blockchain ace; uses GC/VC experience+MBA to turn challenges into enviable results


Royston Flude

Switzerland

  • President at CSPOC, UN-ECOSOC accredited NGO


Mo Gawdat

United Arab Emirates

  • Founder at #Onebillionhappy
  • Author of “Solve for Happy – Engineer Your Path to Joy”
  • Former Google X Chief Business Officer


Danielle de la Fuente

United States

  • Social Entrepreneur: Founder and Executive Director at The Amal Alliance, Inc.


Jan Roessner

Germany

  • Co-Founder | CEO at One Earth Rising™


Nikki Eberhardt

United States

  • Global Social Entrepreneur + Professor of Business


Richard Dacalos

Philippines

  • Coach. Consultant. Community Builder (@ Together Group). Public Speaker. Author
  • WEF Global Shaper


Marc Prensky

United States

  • Creator of the expression “Digital Natives”
  • Worldwide Keynote Speaker and Author at Author 8 books, 100+ essays, Spoken in 40+ countries


MAY’20 SESSION SPEAKERS

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Marcelo Garcia

Switzerland

  • Founder of WisdomAccelerator.org;
  • Member of Explorers.org;
  • UN Smart Cities Expert


Low Wei Ling

Singapore

  • Serial Socialpreneur and Startup Specialist;
  • WEF Global Shaper


Martin Wezowski

Germany

  • SAP Chief Designer & Futurist;
  • Awarded “One of Germany’s Most Innovative Minds”


Tushar Aggarwal

Singapore

  • Crypto and Blockchain VC and Podcast Host;
  • FinTech Management Consulting


Toby Lewis

United Kingdom

  • Frontier Technology Market Monitoring
    (Blockchain, AI, Robotics, FinTech, Venture Capital)


Giovanni Porcellana

Switzerland

  • Ex-CERN Knowledge Transfer;
  • WEF Global Shaper


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Eileen Goh

Singapore

  • Commonwealth Secretariat, Youth & Social Policy;
  • WEF Global Shaper


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Yoann Fol

Singapore

  • Bringing Data Science to purpose-driven organizations;
  • WEF Global Shaper


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Helmut Sussbauer

Germany

  • Former Deutsche Telekom Innovation Catalyst


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Tom Hayton

United Kingdom


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Akash Bhavsar

India

  • UN Expert;
  • Bridging new age technology with Sustainable Development Goals


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Joakim Odelberg

Sweden

  • Fellow of Explorers.org and TV Host;
  • Award-winning conservation journalist


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Benjamin Butler

Hong Kong

  • Futurist and Coach to CEOs and Changemakers;
  • WEF Global Council on Quantum Computing


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Mark Turrell

Germany

  • Author of “Scaling” – how do you spread ideas;
  • Adjunct Professor Hult University


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Taghi Amirani

United Kingdom

  • Film Director and Producer of “Coup 53”


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Alexi Stapf

(joint session with Natasha Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student);
  • Tech Center Support Specialist

Natasha Stapf

(joint session with Alexi Stapf)

United States

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student)


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Julien Weissenberg

Switzerland

  • Founder of AI Sense;
  • WEF Global Shaper;
  • ETHZ PhD


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Jean François Geneste

France

  • Ex-Chief Scientist of Airbus;
  • Author of multiple books


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Jan Roessner

United States

  • Founder of One Earth Rising Games – oneearthrising.com;
  • Former Military Helicopter Squadron Leader


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Amandine Roche

France

  • Human Rights Expert;
  • Yoga and Mindfulness Teacher


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Emidio Sacramento

Switzerland

  • Founder of Zebiometrics;
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Biometric Security


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Roberto Alvarez

United States

  • Executive Director of the Federation of Global Councils on Competitiveness;
  • Singularity University


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Yuri Sanada

Brazil

  • Fellow of Explorers.org;
  • IMAX Film Producer;
  • Sailed across the Atlantic in the replica of a 2600 years old Phoenician ship


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Sun Yen Tan

(joint session with Jessica Wu)

Singapore

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student);
  • Filmmaker at Blank Productions


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Jessica Wu

(joint session with Sun Yen Tan)

China

  • WAY Alumnus (High School Student);
  • Founder of Sparkling


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Andrea Delannoy

Switzerland

  • Founder of Mod-Elle;
  • Challenging gender stereotyping in shaping and pursuing youth’s career aspirations


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Negin Shiraghaei

United Kingdom

  • Former BBC Leading News Anchor;
  • Founder of Open Growth UK


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Gary Shainberg

United Kingdom

  • WEF Technology Pioneer;
  • Advanced Drones Entrepreneur


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Marc Buckley

Germany

  • Climate Activist and Speaker;
  • Resilient Futurist


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Beverly Goodman

Israel

  • Fellow of Explorers.org and National Geographic Society;
  • Marine Geoarcheologist and Professor


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Nasser Siabi

United Kingdom

  • Disabilities Tech Entrepreneur;
  • Member of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)


Bertrand Meyer

Switzerland

  • Provost of the Schaffhausen Institute of Technology;
  • Professor of Software Engineering at ETH Zurich;
  • Inventor of the Eiffel Software Language


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Harald Neidhardt

Germany

  • Founder of Futur/io, the European Institute of Exponential Technologies & Desirable Futures


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Stephan Morais

Portugal

  • Venture Capitalist; Harvard MBA;
  • WEF Young Global Leader;
  • Young President’s Organization (YPO) Member


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Monique Morrow

Switzerland

  • Forbes Top 50 Women in Tech;
  • TEDx Speaker;
  • President of the Humanized Internet


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Ivan Shumkov

United States

  • Founder of Build Academy;
  • Architecture Professor NYU;
  • Columbia PhD; Fulbright Scholar


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Hrish Lotlikar

United States

  • Founder of Superworld;
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality ventures


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Ajay Ramachandran

United States

  • Founding Partner of Happiness Ventures ($500m VC tech fund);
  • Creator of multiple startups


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Vít Jedlička

Liberland

  • President of Liberland.org, the third smallest state by surface area after the Vatican and Monaco

ABOUT NEO WAY

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