The Emerging Europe Leaders’ Meeting & Awards embody the values of VISION — creating an inspiring road map of the region’s prosperous growth, EMPOWERMENT and ACHIEVEMENT — making the region stronger and more confident to thrive, and LEADERSHIP — seeking continuous improvement and setting the bar high.

Is the future of emerging Europe important to you? Join us in London on 27-28 June 2019

Laureates of the Remarkable Achievement Awards 2019

Kristalina Georgieva

Kristalina Georgieva

CEO, World Bank, Laureate of the Princess Marina Sturdza Award 2019
Alexis Tsipras

Alexis Tsipras

Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, Laureate of the joint Günter Verheugen Award 2019
Zoran Zaev

Zoran Zaev

Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Laureate of the joint Günter Verheugen Award 2019

 

Speakers in the spotlight

Olga Grygier-Siddons

Olga Grygier-Siddons

former CEO, PwC, CEE
Richard Stephens

Richard Stephens

Founder and Editor, Poland Today
Anne-Marie Martin

Anne-Marie Martin

Director for Global Business Networks, British Chambers of Commerce
Viljar Lubi

Viljar Lubi

Vice Minister of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, Estonia
Ion Sturdza

Ion Sturdza

President, Fribourg Capital, former Prime Minister of Moldova

Neal Barber

Neal Barber

Managing Partner, Blue Projects
Haldun Fırat Köktürk

Haldun Fırat Köktürk

Head of Global Limak Airports, Limak
Paula Pirvanescu

Paula Pirvanescu

State Secretary, Ministry for Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship, Romania
Milda Dargužaitė

Milda Dargužaitė

Chief Executive Officer, Northern Horizon Capital Group
Tadeusz Kościński

Tadeusz Kościński

Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology, Poland

Craig Turp

Craig Turp

Editor-in-Chief, Emerging Europe
Zdenko Lucić

Zdenko Lucić

State Secretary, Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Craft, Croatia
Mikheil Khidureli

Mikheil Khidureli

Director, Enterprise Georgia
Agnieszka Gajewska

Agnieszka Gajewska

Partner, CEE Leader Public Sector & Infrastructure, PwC
Thibault Muzergues

Thibault Muzergues

Europe Programme Director, International Republican Institute

Michael Keroullé

Michael Keroullé

Chief Commercial Officer for Steam Power at GE Power.
Kasia Madera

Kasia Madera

BBC World News Presenter
Samuel Burke

Samuel Burke

Business & Technology Correspondent, CNN Business
Daniel Kawczynski

Daniel Kawczynski

Member of Parliament for Shrewsbury and Atcham in Shropshire
Elias Van Herwaarden

Elias Van Herwaarden

EMEA Service Leader, Global Location Strategies, Deloitte

Rich Pleeth

Rich Pleeth

Managing Director, Bolt (Formerly Taxify)
 

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Nominees 2019

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Ondřej Kania, Czech Republic

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UCGA Educational Program “Board Direction”, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ukraine Invest

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Business Armenia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Debrecen, Hungary

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Florin Badita, Romania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Galați, Romania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Inter Marine Group. Poland

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Kudinenko, Ukraine

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Ericsson, Hungary

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    #ilovediversity campaign Poznań, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Romania

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Echo, Georgia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    MoustracheTour, Slovenia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Glucocarer, Lithuania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Wielton, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Quick Cash AI, Georgia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Bayer, Ukraine

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Deti MBA, Belarus

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    “i” Family Inclusive Theatre Minsk, Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    RoboticsX, Slovenia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Klaipėda, Lithuania

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Genomtec, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    The G-spot Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    CCC, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Holoroad, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Solaris, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Tucano Coffee, Moldova

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Tirana Photo Festival, Albania

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Everyone’s Business Vilnius, Lithuania

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Telamon, North Macedonia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    PPF Group, Czech Republic

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Development Agency of Serbia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest North Macedonia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    LUG, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Acronis, Bulgaria

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    AD Plastik, Croatia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #visitPoland, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Santander One Pay FX, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Freewa Project, Croatia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Multivac, Bulgaria

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Taras Yavorskyy, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Slovak Investment and Development Agency

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Bulgaria Agency

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia Herzegovina

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    CzechInvest

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    United Group, Serbia

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Revitalisation of Łódź, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    OTP Bank, Hungary

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Promocija, Montenegro

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Buta Art and Sweets Sumqayit, Azerbaijan

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Ukrtransgaz, Ukraine

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Poznań, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Croatia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    OmoLab, Croatia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Devexperts, Bulgaria

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Writer’s Hub, Slovenia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Tekwill, Moldova

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    TransferHUB, Poland

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Gosposvetska Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Niš, Serbia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Neo Group, Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    City Incubator, Slovenia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    ROL, Lithuania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    eInspector, Serbia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Teslasuit, Belarus

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Charity project «I see!» Minsk, Belarus

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Margo Lazarenkova, Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Moldova

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Holo4Labs, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Grampet Group, Romania

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Brandville, Ukraine

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #EstonianWay, Estonia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Ukraine Reformers Architecture with the EBRD, Ukraine

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Two million reasons, Slovenia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Timotej Kotnik, Slovenia

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    New Door NGO Riga, Latvia

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Conte, Belarus

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Zicer Startup Factory, Croatia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Go Beyond, Latvia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Edvin Kanka Ćudić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Gedeon Richter, Hungary

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Mateusz Hołda, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Aerostructure Technologies, Georgia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UA Tech, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Georgia

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Sisak Moslavina, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Continentel, Lithuania

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Badamy Geny, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Lingva Skills, Ukraine

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Cleveron, Estonia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Kraków, Poland

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Skanderbeg Square Tirana, Albania

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Maxima Grupe, Lithuania

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    TCL Research, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Montenegrin Investment Promotion Agency

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Space for Girls Foundation Warszawa, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Spice of Europe, Budapest, Hungary

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Grudniak, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Itaka, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Mátra Resort Parádsasvár, Hungary

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    LGBT-friendly Certificate Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Praga Koneser Centre, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Polish Investment and Trade Agency

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Gater, Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Albanian Investment Development Agency

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Networld, Varna

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Open Theater Tirana, Albania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Sosnowiec, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Georgia Travel, Georgia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    CoPlay, Czech Republic

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Sazka Group, Czech Republic

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Adamed, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Agency of Investment and Privatisation of Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Estonia (EAS)

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Mercedes Benz, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Łódź, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Mokate, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Insignes Lab, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Wrocław, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Verint Systems, Romania

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Jaguar Land Rover, Slovakia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Valmera Glass, Latvia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Milteks, Georgia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Lightopsy, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Youth Cancer Europe Cluj-Napoca, Romania

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Barin.io, Estonia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Azpromo, Azerbaijan

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Balfin, Albania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Blue Projects, Romania

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Marek Materek, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Spirit Slovenia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Grupa Nowy Styl, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Mingorspravka Guest card, Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    UBB HQ Gallery, Bulgaria

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Hello 2, Kosovo

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #beourguest, Moldova

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Viavi Solutions, Romania

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