First Speaker Announcements 2015

Florin Talpes

CEO at Bitdefender

Florin Talpes is the CEO of Bitdefender, one of the industry’s fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified security software read more

Gentry Underwood (USA)

Co-founder of Mailbox

Gentry is a designer and entrepreneur who has a passion for creating simple products that help people work together. He co-founded Mailbox, now a part of Dropbox read more

Felix Petersen (Portugal)

Founder of Amen

Felix Petersen is a serial entrepreneur and investor from Berlin, Germany. He’s founded and sold two companies: Plazes, a pioneering Geo-spacial company read more

Andrei Dunca (USA)

Co-founder & CTO, LiveRail (acquired by Facebook)

Andrei co-founded LiveRail with Mark Trefgarne and, in a Chief Technology Officer role, coordinated the design and implementation read more

Radu Georgescu

Founding Partner GECAD Group

Radu Georgescu is one of the most prominent and successful technology entrepreneurs in Eastern Europe. He founded his first company in 1992 read more

Steffi Czerny (Germany)

Co-Founder & Managing Director at DLD Media

Steffi Czerny is Managing Director of DLD Media and co-founder of DLD Conference as well as its global spin-offs DLDwomen read more

David Bettner (USA)

Creator of Words With Friends

David co-founded Texas-based mobile game company Newtoy in 2008 with his brother Paul and chief operating officer Michael Chow. The company focused on read more

Jambu Palaniappan (USA)

Regional General Manager for Central & Eastern Europe at Uber

Jambu Palaniappan is Regional General Manager for Central & Eastern Europe. Operating in over 250 cities globally read more

Jon Soberg (USA)

Co-founder and Managing Partner at Expansive Ventures

Jon Soberg is a global early stage venture investor specializing in financial technologies, enterprise software and global markets. Mr. Soberg is known as one of read more

Peter Juszczynski (UK)

Branding Evangelist at Google

Peter evangelizes the art and science of brand building through hands-on, interactive sessions for C-level marketers across Europe, Middle East and Africa. His mission is to inspire, educate read more

Joyce Shen (USA)

Director, Emerging Technology Partnerships and Investments at Thomson Reuters

Joyce Shen is the Director of Emerging Technology Partnerships & Investments at read more

Christopher Osborne (Netherlands)

Product Owner Maps and Geo at Booking.com

Christopher leads Maps and Geo at Booking.com, one of the world’s largest e-commerce read more

Anda Gansca (USA)

Co-Founder & CEO at Knotch

Anda Gansca is the co-founder and CEO of Knotch, a company revolutionizing the content marketing measurement space. Anda was born and raised in Transylvania read more

Jeremy Fisher (USA)

Co-Founder & CEO of Wander (acquired by Yahoo)

Jeremy Fisher was co-founder and CEO of Wander, a technology startup acquired by Yahoo! in 2014. Previously, he founded read more

Flaviu Simihaian (USA)

CEO at iMedicare

Flaviu was born and grew up in Nasaud, Bistrita-Nasaud. He went to the US to play tennis when he was 14, continued his education there and received a B.A. in read more

Frank Meehan (UK)

Co-Founder & Partner, SparkLabs Global Ventures (Former Siri Board Member)

Frank is a Co-Founder & Partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures and a Partner at SparkLabs, Asia’s premier read more

Charmaine Li (Germany)

Senior Editor and Writer at Tech.eu

Charmaine Li is a Senior Editor and Writer at Tech.eu, a premier digital publication covering the European technology industry and startup read more

Mick Hagen (UK)

Founder/CEO of Mainframe (Techstars Alumnus)

After dropping out of Princeton University, Mick founded Zinch, an ed-tech company connecting students globally with read more

Tristan Pollock (USA)

Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups (Forbes 30 under 30)

Tristan is an Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups, the world’s most active investor and accelerator program, and empowering the most read more

Cristiano Betta (UK)

Senior Developer Advocate at PayPal

Senior Developer Advocate at Braintree by PayPal, event organiser at Geeks of London. Board certified geek. Loves to code in Ruby, Rails & JS read more

Nicolas Grekas (France)


Nicolas works at SensioLabs, Paris, as Chief Technology Officer for Blackfire.io, the next-gen Profiler. He studied at ESPCI ParisTech 10 years ago and holds read more

Rohan Chandran (USA)

Vice President and GM, Mobile Business Unit at Telenav

Rohan Chandran has over 15 years of experience leading product management, user experience, marketing, and read more

Jon Bradford (UK)

Managing Director at Techstars London

Jon is the Managing Director of TechStars in London. Previously Jon was the co-founder and CEO of Springboard read more

Pascal von Rickenbach (Germany)

VP Engineering at GetYourGuide

Pascal von Rickenbach leads the engineering organization at GetYourGuide, the world’s largest marketplace for read more

Aryk Grosz (USA)

CTO at Mixbook / Mosaic / Montage

Aryk Grosz is the co-Founder and CTO of Mixbook Inc, the makers of Mixbook.com, Mosaic and Montage. Here, he supports company initiatives to build amazing products read more

Calin Vaduva

CEO at Fortech

As Fortech co-founder and CEO, Calin is leading the company’s organizational and business development, successfully positioning Fortech as one read more

Bogdan Herea


FOUNDER of PITECH+PLUS group of businesses, Bogdan Herea was born in Bucharest, Romania. His results in school brought him a scholarship at read more

Manfred Fu (China)

General Manager Automotive China at Telenav

Manfred Fu is the General Manager of the Automotive business unit in China for Telenav. He has 24 years of Auto manufacture and business development experience at read more

Cristian Badea

Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Avangate

A co-founder of Avangate, Cristian Badea is the digital commerce provider’s Chief Information Officer. A pioneer in read more

Thomas Roth-Berghofer (UK)

Professor of Artificial Intelligence at University of West London

Thomas Roth-Berghofer specialises in artificial intelligence and experience reuse with the help of read more

Ronald Verbrugge (Netherlands)

Co-Founder and CEO at Red to Blue

Ronald Verbrugge, serial entrepreneur, 25 years in Fintech Solutions. He founded Innovity, sold it to public company Ordina read more

Marius Jumolea

General Manager at Connatix Romania

Marius shifted from outsourcing to product in 2013 when he became the Co-Founder in Connatix & GM of Connatix Romania read more

Florin Grosu

Co-founder and COO at Traderion

As co-founder and COO of Traderion, a simulation based assessment and training tool for the financial industry, Florin is leading the company’s organizational read more

Simon Obstbaum

Owner and Founder of YOPESO, Business Angel

Simon founded his IT-Outsourcing company in 2003 with offices in Germany, Romania, Republic of Moldova and Malaysia read more

Nima Banai (USA)

Special Projects at Misfit

Nima is a founder, aspiring entrepreneur, and design thinker. He is passionate about elegant, minimal, and human-centred product engineering. read more

Marius Ghenea

Serial Entrepreneur and Business Angel

Marius is currently a Senior Advisor 3TS Capital Partners, as well as a serial entrepreneur and business-angel with successful investments read more

Gabriel Radic (Germany)

Senior Product Manager at EatFirst / Rocket Internet

Gabriel has been a product manager for more than 15 years, in industries like publishing, affiliate networks, finance, gaming read more

Edin Memisevic (Germany)

Head of Mobile Applications at foodpanda/hellofood

Edin is currently the Head of Mobile Applications at some of the most important read more

Philipp Kandal

Techsylvania Chairman & Telenav EU General Manager

Philipp Kandal is General Manager EU of Telenav / skobbler. Before that he was co-founder and CTO of skobbler read more

Levente Szabo

Co-founder of MimeChat, Halcyon Mobile

Levente is a product focused tech entrepreneur, who enjoys taking complex technology and translate it into a simple read more

Janos Egly

Executive Director at Accenture Romania

Janos Egly is the Executive Director for Accenture Industrial Software Solutions SA Romania. He has more than 15 years of read more

Bogdan Oros

CEO at Onyx Beacon

Bogdan is the CEO of Onyx Beacon, one of the leading ibeacon technology providers with customers and partners in more than 70 countries read more

The Regular price tickets are available until June 1st

Last chance to get a discounted ticket at the conference!

Previous Speakers

Semyon Dukach (USA)

Managing Director at Techstars Boston

Andy Piper (UK)

Developer Advocate at Twitter

Marcus Segal (USA)

Former COO Casino Division at Zynga / Entrepreneur in Residence at The Summit

HP Jin, Ph.D (USA)

Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer at Telenav

Johannes Reck (Switzerland)

CEO at GetYourGuide

Fee Beyer (Germany)

Head of Program Management at hub:raum

Josef Dunne (UK)

Co-Founder of Babelverse

Lisa Lang (Germany)

European Marketing Manager at Twilio

iMedicare is a start-up based in Cluj and New York City and we admire entrepreneurial initiatives in Romania.