Vugar Azizov Vugar was born in Azerbaijan. He moved to United States for his university studies where he completed his bachelor’s degree in microbiology, and master’s degree in cell/molecular biology. In 2013, Vugar founded a company for developing a device for working with cells in research laboratories. Later he expanded to laboratory supplies and transportation. …

Josef Fleischmann Without a little background information, the biography of Josef Fleischmann might read quite regular: Graduated school in 2013, finished his bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering in a dual degree program at Nokia and then worked part-time as a software developer while getting his master’s degree in energy technology. Now his main focus is…

Florian Willomitzer Prof. Dr. Florian Willomitzer directs the Computational 3D Imaging and Measurement (3DIM) Lab at Northwestern University, IL, USA. He was born and raised in the Nuremberg area and graduated from the University Erlangen-Nuremberg, where he received his Ph.D. degree with ‘summa cum laude’. During his doctoral studies, Florian investigated fundamental physical and information-theoretical…

Carina Popovici Carina Popovici is a co-founder and CEO of Art Recognition, a Zurich based ArtTech startup which offers to the art world an AI Engine for art authentication and forgery detection. While being an art lover, she is also an experienced programmer, having developed in the past AI algorithms with applications in physics and…

Antonia Cruel Antonia Cruel graduated with a Master of Arts degree from the TU Munich, having studied architecture there and at ETH Zurich for the past few years. Her architectural focus shifted to the social responsibility of architecture at the latest after her year abroad and the collaboration with the Urban Think Tank. With the…

Bernhard Scholz Bernhard Scholz holds an M.A in Psychology and Management and an M.Litt from the University of St. Andrews in International Business. After five years, which took him to most of the whisky distilleries, lochs and peaks of this beautiful part of the UK, it was time to leave bonnie Scotland behind. Back in…

Carina Bayerlein Carina Bayerlein has engaged herself in a wide range of psychological theories after finishing her master’s degree with a focus on organizational psychology. Professionally, she is leading a research & product development team as well as transformation & AI projects. Having grown up in a family without academic experience, her passion is to…

Helmut Frye Because guiding people standing in the spotlight has been a major part of my forty years working as a teacher at a German “Gymnasium“ in the subjects of English and Geography, and – for almost fifty years now – as an actor, a director and a choreographer in countless drama groups, staging more…

Laura Baxter Laura, American opera singer, author, and performance coach, has studied the effects of the voice and body on non-verbal communication and leadership for over 30 years, and she brings this experience together to help her clients perform and communicate better. She is specialized in helping and advising international leaders to find their voice…

Maria Spohr Maria Spohr studied general rhetoric at the University of Tübingen. There, she intensively studied change communication, the power of body language and strategies for producing comprehensible as well as convincing texts. During this time, she was able to gain a lot of practical experience as a speaker and moderator. As a graduate of…