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

Ion Sturdza

Ion Sturdza

President, Fribourg Capital, former Prime Minister of Moldova
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
Elias Van Herwaarden

Elias Van Herwaarden

EMEA Service Leader, Global Location Strategies, Deloitte
Olga Grygier-Siddons

Olga Grygier-Siddons

former CEO, PwC, CEE

Anne-Marie Martin

Anne-Marie Martin

Director for Global Business Networks, British Chambers of Commerce
 

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Nominees 2019

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Grudniak, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Teslasuit, Belarus

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Two million reasons, Slovenia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Hello 2, Kosovo

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest North Macedonia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Tirana Photo Festival, Albania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Wielton, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Space for Girls Foundation Warszawa, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #EstonianWay, Estonia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Deti MBA, Belarus

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    The G-spot Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Mátra Resort Parádsasvár, Hungary

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    CoPlay, Czech Republic

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    ROL, Lithuania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Agency of Investment and Privatisation of Belarus

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Tekwill, Moldova

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    LGBT-friendly Certificate Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    OmoLab, Croatia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Romania

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Conte, Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Business Armenia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Promocija, Montenegro

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Praga Koneser Centre, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Glucocarer, Lithuania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Niš, Serbia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Cleveron, Estonia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Kudinenko, Ukraine

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    UBB HQ Gallery, Bulgaria

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Gedeon Richter, Hungary

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Writer’s Hub, Slovenia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Freewa Project, Croatia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    LUG, Poland

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Margo Lazarenkova, Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Networld, Varna

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Echo, Georgia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Santander One Pay FX, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    eInspector, Serbia

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Grampet Group, Romania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Debrecen, Hungary

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Albanian Investment Development Agency

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Open Theater Tirana, Albania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    City Incubator, Slovenia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Georgia Travel, Georgia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Poznań, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Estonia (EAS)

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    AD Plastik, Croatia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    CCC, Poland

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Adamed, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #beourguest, Moldova

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Slovak Investment and Development Agency

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Solaris, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Galați, Romania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    PPF Group, Czech Republic

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Lingva Skills, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Development Agency of Serbia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Acronis, Bulgaria

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UCGA Educational Program “Board Direction”, Ukraine

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Mingorspravka Guest card, Belarus

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Polish Investment and Trade Agency

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Verint Systems, Romania

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Brandville, Ukraine

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Everyone’s Business Vilnius, Lithuania

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Continentel, Lithuania

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Badamy Geny, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Georgia

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Revitalisation of Łódź, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Viavi Solutions, Romania

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Timotej Kotnik, Slovenia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Genomtec, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Moldova

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Grupa Nowy Styl, Poland

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Florin Badita, Romania

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Holoroad, Poland

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UA Tech, Ukraine

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    MoustracheTour, Slovenia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Mercedes Benz, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Multivac, Bulgaria

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Holo4Labs, Poland

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Marek Materek, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Klaipėda, Lithuania

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    TCL Research, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Inter Marine Group. Poland

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Gosposvetska Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Valmera Glass, Latvia

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    New Door NGO Riga, Latvia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Edvin Kanka Ćudić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Wrocław, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Youth Cancer Europe Cluj-Napoca, Romania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Bulgaria Agency

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Quick Cash AI, Georgia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Ukraine Reformers Architecture with the EBRD, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    CzechInvest

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    RoboticsX, Slovenia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Neo Group, Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Zicer Startup Factory, Croatia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Aerostructure Technologies, Georgia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #visitPoland, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Azpromo, Azerbaijan

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Charity project «I see!» Minsk, Belarus

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Ukrtransgaz, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia Herzegovina

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    #ilovediversity campaign Poznań, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Insignes Lab, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Barin.io, Estonia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Bayer, Ukraine

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Gater, Belarus

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Taras Yavorskyy, Ukraine

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Blue Projects, Romania

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Milteks, Georgia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Lithuania

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Devexperts, Bulgaria

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    TransferHUB, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Buta Art and Sweets Sumqayit, Azerbaijan

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Itaka, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Croatia

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Maxima Grupe, Lithuania

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Sazka Group, Czech Republic

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Ondřej Kania, Czech Republic

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Tucano Coffee, Moldova

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Łódź, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    United Group, Serbia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Lightopsy, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Spice of Europe, Budapest, Hungary

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Mateusz Hołda, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Mokate, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Balfin, Albania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Montenegrin Investment Promotion Agency

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ukraine Invest

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Spirit Slovenia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Ericsson, Hungary

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Kraków, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    OTP Bank, Hungary

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Sosnowiec, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    “i” Family Inclusive Theatre Minsk, Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Skanderbeg Square Tirana, Albania

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Sisak Moslavina, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Jaguar Land Rover, Slovakia

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Telamon, North Macedonia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Go Beyond, Latvia

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