Vlastimil Veselý

Company founder, invited expert for evaluating European ICT project proposals within the Framework Programme. After graduation from the Nottingham Trent University he worked as an independent consultant in the field of information strategies, a Brno Business School MBA lecturer and the content director of the Czech part of the First Tuesday global business network (co-founder of). Vlastimil managed several European projects focused on building communities, supporting technology entrepreneurship and research exploitation. Ph.D. in Economics and Management, the TEDxBrno curator and the Brno Expat Centre co-founder.


Guenther Krumpak

Born Austrian, professional networker & author in the field of ICT industry with a focus on CEE. Presently living & working in Prague he investigates and writes about the country’s ICT potential, stirs up young talent and the entrepreneurial scene and connects them to potential partners. Currently focusing on „Europe’s Digital Hotspots“, a comprehensive overview on the highlights of Europe’s ICT industry and research, Gunther has vertical knowledge of CEE ICT markets and their particular requirements and is also doing seminars on Presenting in English for High Tech Professionals.

Steven Carlson

Steven Carlson

Steven helps businesses create high-impact and cost effective weblog marketing channels to their customers, partners and the media. He has over 15 years of career experience as an online marketer, including executive positions in the fields of web analytics, VoIP, ISP and social networking. Most of his career experience has been with companies doing business in North America and Europe. With the Central European University, he created the Entrepreneurs Forum to help aspiring business leaders from around the region learn, network and live their dreams.