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WSA Online Jury 2019

WSA focusses on digital content, user value, local impact and contributes to the achievement of the UN SDGs.

 

All WSA nominees are carefully reviewed and evaluated by an especially assembled international expert Jury. The Online Jury pre-selects the best 15 to 18 products in each of the eight WSA categories, the so-called shortlist. First results will be published end of November!

 

WSA ONLINE JURORS

 

Houda Ghozzi

Co-founder and Program Director

Open Startup Competition

Tunisia

Marie Haller

Director

Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship

USA

Victoria Masso

Founder & Director

Behaviour Hackers

Venezuela

Milad Sebaaly

Founder and Managing Directo

Global Learning

Lebanon

Barbarita Lara

CEO & Co-Founder

EMERCOM

Chile

Saba Khalid

Founder & CEO

Aurat Raaj

Pakistan

Sriram Bharatam

Founder & Chief Mentor

Kuza.One

India

Linda Skipnes Strand

CEO and Co-founder

Baahdy & Birdy AS

Norway

Claudinei Martins

Innovation Technology Researcher and Project Coordinator

CPQD

Brazil

Mikalai Kavaleuski

Secretary

TIBO Internet Award Competition

Belarus

Nayla Zreik Fahed

Co-founder and CEO

Lebanese Alternative Learning

Lebanon

Mohammed Al-Jefairi

Chairman of Creativity Makers Center

Creativity Makers Center

Qatar

Christella Uwamahoro

Projects Manager

Rwanda ICT Chamber

Rwanda

Lan Anh Vu

Founder

Vunela

Czech Republic

Daniel Ponce Gandarillas

Co-Founder and CEO

CityHeroes Inc.

Bolivia

Susan Tenby

Director of Community and Partnerships

Caravan Studios

United States of America

Matteo Landi

CEO & Co-founder presso MyChef.at

MyChef.at

Italy

Laura Di Giovanni

Head of Cooperation Unit

National Research and Innovation Agency of Uruguay (ANII)

Uruguay

Tariq Ali

Business Development Officer

E-Government Operations Department - TRA

United Arab Emirates

Chulee Wangsirilert

Co-founder

RISE IMPACT

Thailand

Arsene Tungali

Co-founder and Executive Director

Rudi International

Democratic Republic of the Congo

SHANAY GULUSOY

Leading Specialist on International Projects

E-Gov Development Center Public Entity

Azerbaijan

Ivana Kostić

Co-founder

Health Tech Lab

Serbia

Damjan Damnjanović

Co Founder

Health Tech LAB

Serbia

Andrei Postaru

Lecturer at the Software Engineering and Automatics Department

Technical University of Moldova

Moldova

Marcelle Attard

Project coordinator

MCA eBusiness Awards

Malta

Gica Trierweiler

Co-founder

Instituto Beaba

Brazil

Dr. Anicia Peters

Executive Dean

The Faculty of Computing and Informatics at the Namibia University of Science and Technology.

Namibia

Abubakr Alsheikh

Associate Professor

Hadramout University

Yemen

Babak Fakhamzadeh

IT consultant, designer, developer

B's projects

Brazil

Abneusa Stefania

President

Mozdevz

Mozambique

Sher Shah Rahim

President/CEO

Intellectual Applications & Products

Afghanistan

Sandra Fazenda Almeida

Executive Director

APDC – Digital Business Community

Portugal

Kesego Tumisang

GDG Lead

Google Developer Group Gaborone (GDG Gaborone)

Botswana

Natasa Lazarovska-Trajcheski

Innovation and International Relations Consultant

Fund for Innovation and Technology Development

North Macedonia

Neeti Virmani

Start-Up Coach & Mentor

Global Start-up Campus

Republic of Korea

Stephanie Wiedner

Junior Adviser

Africa Economic and Social Development Programme Tech Entrepreneurship Initiative ‘Make-IT in Africa’

Germany

Agha Hamza

Country Head and Ambassador

Hello Tomorrow Pakistan Hub

Pakistan

Katarzyna Klimek

Project Manager

MOST Foundation

Poland

Fadwa Murad

Director, ICT Incubator

Syrian Computer Society, Syria

Syrian Arab Republic

Samar El Sheikh

Partners Development Unit Manager

ITIDA

Egypt

Ian Lorenzen

Executive Director and Partner

Growth Africa

Kenya

Carolina Rossi

CEO

CoMedia

Chile

Ilkka Kurkela

Development Manager

Laurea University of Applied Sciences

Finland

Maria Baumgartner

Managing Partner

Speedinvest Heroes

Austria

Marina Pedersen

CEO

Kiyo Group

Paraguay

Ismail Wahdan

Head of E-government Section

Greater Amman Municipality

Jordan

Long Lam

CEO

Quang Trung Software City Development Co., Ltd.

Vietnam

Irene Kaggwa-Sewankambo

Head, Research & Coordinator, Office of the Executive Director

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC)

Uganda

Carlos Abler

Global Manager of Online Content Strategy

3M

United States of America

Felix Lee

Mentor. Connector. AspectSolar. CloudMining.SG.

SCash Technologies

Singapore

Yvonne Wong

Deputy General Manager

Qianhai International Liaison Services Limited

China

Tahar Jarboui

CEO

Valomnia

Tunisia

David Shelters

Co-Founder & CFO

Ovalz

Thailand

Sachi Wickramage

Serial Entrepreneur

i4Tradies

Australia

Safa Nasserldin

Vice President

Alquds University

Palestine

Monica Nthiga

South-to-South Lab Manager

Making All Voices Count USHAHIDI

Kenya

Anatolyi Kremenchutskiy

Academician of the International Academy of Informatization ; Director - India-Kazakhstan Centre of Excellence in ICT

Kazakhstan

Chris Georgiev

Imagga, StartUP Foundation Bulgaria, Sticky Creative

Bulgaria

Christoph Höbart

Interface- and Communication Designer | Entrepreneur

Austria

Rudy Laddaga

Entrepreneur

Gnius Club

Mexico

Marta A. Tomovska

Former Minister of Information Society and Administration

Digital Transformation Strategist / Business Development Consultant

North Macedonia

Adam Montandon

Associate Professor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Factory of Imagination

Denmark

Chitranganie Mubarak

Digital Society Development Consultant

ICT Agency of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Osama Manzar

Founder & Director

Digital Empowerment Foundation

India

Leva Žilionienė

Director of Strategy

Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania

Lithuania

Kenneth Bone

Managing Director

Seasus

Malta

Dmitry Priemov

Head of Mobile

"Rossiya Segodnya" International Information Agency

Russian Federation

Vladimír Burčík

CEO

iLearn Online Learning Centre

Slovakia

Alexander Felsenberg

Director Digital Strategy

Capita Customer Services (Germany) GmbH

Germany

Herman van Oorschot

Media enterpreneur

Fullmoon Interactive Solutions

Netherlands

Kristian Bruarøy

CEO

Bridj

Norway

Jason Muloongo

Co-Founder

TelliGram

South Africa

Rohayl Varind

CEO

Times of Youth & Share To Aware

Pakistan

Dritan Mezini

Senior consultant and Managing Director

DM Consulting Services

Albania

Tore Haugland

CEO

Ouvi

Brazil

Jehan Ara

President

Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT & ITES (P@SHA)

Pakistan

Ananda Raj Khanal

Director and Acting Chief

Nepal Telecommunications Authority

Nepal

Juan de Urraza

CEO

Posibillian Tech

Paraguay

Suny MD Ashraf Khan

CEO and Managing Director

Multimedia Content & Communications (MCC) Ltd.

Bangladesh

Maria Mercedes Zaghi

Operations Director

Ergocom

Guatemala

Ashraf Al-Astal

Business Development Expert, Founder of 1plus1.business

1plus1.business

Palestine

Rafael Antonio Ibarra

IT Director

Universidad Centroamericana Jose Simeon Canas

El Salvador

Karim Mohamed Attoumani

PMO & Regulatory Project Manager

Telecom Comores – Telma Group branch in Comoros

Comoros

Peter Tschernig

Director

CAVEDATOS / ISOC / TecnologiaHechaPalabra

Venezuela

Gabriel Deek

Ex-President

Professional Computer Association (PCA)

Lebanon

Ehssan Riazi Esfehani

IT Consultant

Hamsafar eSolutions

Iran

Cid Torquato

torquato.org

Brazil

Nawaf Abdulrahman

Head of Information Technology

Mohammed bin Khalifa Cardiac Center

Bahrain

Daniel Stern

Director

Mobile Monday Kampala

Uganda

Olevie Kouami

CEO/IT specialist

Institute of Information and Communication Technologies for Development (INTIC4DEV)

Togo

Olga Cavalli

Argentina Representative

Governmental Adivisor Committee of ICANN

Argentina

Emmanuel Amos

Chief Software Architect / Ceo - Founder

mNCS, FIIM, Programos Software Group

Nigeria

Dorothy Gordon

Consultant

Technology for Development Consultant

Ghana

Salanieta Tamanikaiwaimaro

Founder

Pasifika NEXUS

Oceania Islands

Dagmawi Lemma

Head of the Computer Science Department

Addis Ababa University

Ethiopia

Agang K. Ditlhogo

Co-Founder

The clicking Generation

Botswana

WSA YOUNG INNOVATORS ONLINE JURORS

 

WSA Young Innovators Online Jury is selecting young social entrepreneurs under 26 years of age who to take action on the UN SDGs with ICT and will decide on the WSA Young Innovators 2019 Winners.

 

Mouhsin BOUR QAIBA

CEO

CleanCity.social

Morocco

Caroline Wenninger

Country Manager

AIESEC in Austria

Austria

Oscar Ekponimo

CEO

Chowberry

Nigeria

Chinedu Azodoh

Co-founder and Chief Growth Officer

MAX.NG

Nigeria

Gordana Kolova

Secretary General

National Youth Council of Macedonia

North Macedonia

Anthony Lamont

Lead Strategy Designer / Founder

Yonder Innovations

Belgium

Ediola Pashollari

Secretary General

World Assembly of Youth

Albania

Stephanie Coreth

Head of Business Development

AIESEC in Austria

Austria

Karim Chabrak

Founder and CEO

Coinsence.org

Tunisia

Wanjiru Kihusa

Founder & CEO

Still A Mum

Kenya

Derrick Hosea

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

OneLamp

Uganda

Katiuska Cruz

Entrepreneurship & Tech Transfer

ANI

Portugal

Mohamed Taghouti

Founder

Smart Logger

Tunisia

Mohamed Medani

Project Manager

GO PLATFORM

Algeria

Sana Hawasly

Co-founder of Daraty

Daraty

Syrian Arab Republic

Azhar Bacar

CEO

CBon Business

Comoros

Yassine Bentaleb

Entrepreneur and Consultant

CitizenUp

Morocco

Giorgi Bestavashvili

Co-Founder

Sign&Sound

Georgia

Solomon Appier-Sign

Founder

NextNerds

Ghana

Yorgui Beylouni

Co-Founder

DrosBox

Lebanon

Patrick Habib

Co-Founder

DrosBox

Lebanon

Tori Samples

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer

Leaf Global Fintech

United States of America

Japleen Pasricha

Founder & Editor-in-chief

Feminism in India

India

Kingsley Iweka

Founder

Africa-OnTheRise.com

Nigeria

Alia El Kattan

Assistant Director

O-MUN

Egypt

Ana Mazmishvili

Senior Budget Analyst

State Audit Office of Georgia (SAOG)

Georgia

Mariam Kakhidze

Senior Analyst of State Budget and Strategic Analysis Department

State Audit Office of Georgia (SAOG)

Georgia

Peumi Rodrigo

Assistant Manager Marketing & Communications

CodeGen

Sri Lanka

Elma Hot

Founder and CEO

BeeAnd.me

Montenegro

Agbor Ashumanyi Ako

Co-founder and Medical Director

GiftedMom

Cameroon

Moses Acquah

Founder / Brainchild

Afrolynk

Ghana

Charlotte Dreyer

Project Development, HPI School of Design Thinking

Hasso Plattner Institute

Germany

Jon Mark Walls

Consultant, Technology Innovation and Logistics

UNCTAD

United States of America

Sanny Gaddafi

CEO

8villages

Indonesia

Adam Itzkowitz

Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Better World Club

USA

Anshul Tewari

Founder and Editor-in-Chief

Youth Ki Awaaz

India

Mathias Haas

Founder and CEO

SuperSocial

Austria

Franz Josef Allmayer

International Business Development Executive

Simgo

Austria & Guatemala

Jithin Krishnan

Co-Founder

Spaceboat.in

India

Alexander Ojo

Head of IT

The Royal Senchi Resort & Hotel

Ghana

Sébastien Bourdu

Web developer and UX designer

Freelance

France

Renato Dornelas

Student Consultant

Skidmore-Saratoga Consulting Partnership (SSCP)

Brazil

Eileen Knowles

Sustainability Consultant

Columbia University in the City of New York

Canada

Shaik Khasim Shareef

Founder & Chairman

Friends2Support.org

India

Gloria Mangi

Founder and President

African Queens Project

Tanzania

Nadav Ossendryver

CEO

Latest Sightings Pty Ltd

South Africa

Stephan Hamberger

Director of Product Management & User Experience

Red Bull Media House North America

Austria/USA

Rahat Hossain

Social Entrepreneur

Bangladesh

Rohayl Varind

CEO

Times of Youth & Share To Aware

Pakistan