The boring LinkedIn profile
(for friends, or friends of friends)
Here are my last 10 years' activities in more detail.
HealthVenture Labs, from GE Healthcare- Coach/mentor, 6 month program. 2018, 2019, 2020
Seavus Accelerator Program, Macedonia – Program designer and trainer. 2019
Iberian Nanotech Institute- Coach/Mentor 2016-2019
EIT Digital – Cyber Security and Fintech programs 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020.
OTP Bank- Budapest Coach/Mentor Accelerator program 2019, 2020
European Innovation Academy – Keynote speaker and coach at Arab Innovation Academy 2019
Thought for Food Foundation -Coach 2015, 2016, 2017 2018.
National Association of College and University Entrepreneurs. London – Pro bono coaching & workshops for Student Enterprise Conference and Varsity Pitch Competition 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Startup Braga, Portugal. -Coach/Mentor 2015-2019.
Demola Budapest/Technical University of Budapest -Coach for a variety of students and startup teams 2012-2018
NN Insurance Hungary -Mentor- Sparklab Program 2017. 2018.
European Investment Bank Institute, Luxembourg-Organised training boot camps and remote coaching for the Social Innovation Tournament- 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017.
MKB Bank, Budapest-Mentor- Fintech Labs Program 2017.
Singularity University. Mountain View. California – Team Project Coach 2012-2016. Coach for CEE Region Global Impact Competition finalists 2012-2016
Seedcamp London, Zagreb, Budapest and Lisbon -Mentor – 2012, 2013 2014
Pioneers Festival. Austria - Coach- 2012.2013.2014. Some, or all, of my coached teams made the finals each year.
Summit of Minds, Chamonix, France. Host- Tech4Good, with Google for Entrepreneurs. 2019 + 2020
Armenia Summit of Minds. Dilijan, Armenia - Keynote on Leadership in 21st Century. June 2019
TEDx Braga, Portugal – speaker coach and talk co-author. 2018
Brain Bar Budapest - 2015, 2016, 2017.
Main host, and live Interviewer in front of audiences of 3500 with 20,000+ online streaming. Coached speakers from Wired magazine, Financial Times, interviewed a US Presidential Candidate, ex- President of Estonia, other diplomats, journalists and leading tech experts and futurists.
TEDx Krakow -English language speaker trainer helping with the talks’ content, structure and performance- 2012, 2013, 2016.
Design Terminal Budapest - Host/Interviewer/Speaker at many events covering entrepreneurship and education. 2013-2017.
Syngenta Zurich and VSO UK - Coach/speaker trainer- for their June 2017 promotional event.
Finastra London. 2 workshops in their first internal” Spark Day” 2017
Individual person communication training for staff from The World Bank and World Wildlife Fund, and Finastra.
Coached a HU startup which won Slush- 2014; a Romanian team to be Tech Crunch NY Finalist 2015.
MY-WAY – An EU Commission Startup Europe Program. 2015-2016.
Advisor to the Project Managing company, Host and workshop organiser of 4 Student Enterprise Conferences. The project focussed on student and young entrepreneurs. The highest evaluated project in that Horizon 2020 cohort.
MY-GATEWAY -2018-2019 The project manager as above with many of the same partners, ran a new program for 2018/19 focusing on the startup systems in Romania, Czech Republic and Slovenia (2018) then Serbia, Bosnia and Macedonia (2019)
PAGO – Romanian based payment app for utility and household bills.
360Ed – A Myanmar based edtech startup.
PixRating- Hungary -A simple customer service rating platform.
NestingPlay – Playground equipment for both abled and disabled children.
Founder- thehub.hu- Budapest’s first co-working space. Opened 2012. Hosted Startup Bootcamp, Road to Web Summit, Lean Startup Conference, Startup Europe and Exosphere programs and events. Intended to be a 2-year project we operated until October 2017 when the lease ended.
Produced English Language theatre and other live stage events in several CEE Countries and been co-host of live radio programs in English in Hungary.