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

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Neo Group, Lithuania

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    TCL Research, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    AD Plastik, Croatia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Agency of Investment and Privatisation of Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Writer’s Hub, Slovenia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Gedeon Richter, Hungary

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    MoustracheTour, Slovenia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Mingorspravka Guest card, Belarus

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Continentel, Lithuania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Development Agency of Serbia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Timotej Kotnik, Slovenia

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Everyone’s Business Vilnius, Lithuania

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Romania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Debrecen, Hungary

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest North Macedonia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Croatia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Insignes Lab, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Wrocław, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    CzechInvest

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Multivac, Bulgaria

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Ericsson, Hungary

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Blue Projects, Romania

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    #ilovediversity campaign Poznań, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Echo, Georgia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Galați, Romania

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Sosnowiec, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Itaka, Poland

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UCGA Educational Program “Board Direction”, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Georgia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Genomtec, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Milteks, Georgia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Ukraine Reformers Architecture with the EBRD, Ukraine

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Mokate, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Ukraine Invest

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Wielton, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    “i” Family Inclusive Theatre Minsk, Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Gosposvetska Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Moldova

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Grampet Group, Romania

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    ROL, Lithuania

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #beourguest, Moldova

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    OTP Bank, Hungary

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Skanderbeg Square Tirana, Albania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Adamed, Poland

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Revitalisation of Łódź, Poland

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Jaguar Land Rover, Slovakia

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Holoroad, Poland

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #EstonianWay, Estonia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Montenegrin Investment Promotion Agency

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Enterprise Estonia (EAS)

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Go Beyond, Latvia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Kudinenko, Ukraine

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Polish Investment and Trade Agency

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    UA Tech, Ukraine

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Gater, Belarus

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Bayer, Ukraine

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Taras Yavorskyy, Ukraine

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    City Incubator, Slovenia

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Tucano Coffee, Moldova

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Ondřej Kania, Czech Republic

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Łódź, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Business Armenia

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Conte, Belarus

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Two million reasons, Slovenia

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Zicer Startup Factory, Croatia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    #visitPoland, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Youth Cancer Europe Cluj-Napoca, Romania

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    UBB HQ Gallery, Bulgaria

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Balfin, Albania

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Buta Art and Sweets Sumqayit, Azerbaijan

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    The G-spot Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Networld, Varna

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Tirana Photo Festival, Albania

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Glucocarer, Lithuania

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Freewa Project, Croatia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Barin.io, Estonia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Hello 2, Kosovo

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Sazka Group, Czech Republic

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Valmera Glass, Latvia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Mateusz Hołda, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Solaris, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    New Door NGO Riga, Latvia

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Margo Lazarenkova, Belarus

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    CoPlay, Czech Republic

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Quick Cash AI, Georgia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Teslasuit, Belarus

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Tekwill, Moldova

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Holo4Labs, Poland

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Cleveron, Estonia

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    LGBT-friendly Certificate Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Spice of Europe, Budapest, Hungary

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Badamy Geny, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Acronis, Bulgaria

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Slovak Investment and Development Agency

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Promocija, Montenegro

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Marek Materek, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Aerostructure Technologies, Georgia

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    PPF Group, Czech Republic

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Poznań, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    Lingva Skills, Ukraine

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Telamon, North Macedonia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Viavi Solutions, Romania

  • FDI Project

    FDI Project

    Mercedes Benz, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Bulgaria Agency

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Open Theater Tirana, Albania

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Devexperts, Bulgaria

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Inter Marine Group. Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Invest Lithuania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    CCC, Poland

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Space for Girls Foundation Warszawa, Poland

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    LUG, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Niš, Serbia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia Herzegovina

  • Tourism Campaign

    Tourism Campaign

    Georgia Travel, Georgia

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Klaipėda, Lithuania

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Edvin Kanka Ćudić, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Azpromo, Azerbaijan

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Florin Badita, Romania

  • Global Champion

    Global Champion

    Grupa Nowy Styl, Poland

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Lightopsy, Poland

  • Social Impact Start-up

    Social Impact Start-up

    OmoLab, Croatia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Ukrtransgaz, Ukraine

  • Young Influencer

    Young Influencer

    Olga Grudniak, Poland

  • City FDI Strategy

    City FDI Strategy

    Kraków, Poland

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Spirit Slovenia

  • National Investment Promotion Agency

    National Investment Promotion Agency

    Albanian Investment Development Agency

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Praga Koneser Centre, Poland

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    Deti MBA, Belarus

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    Santander One Pay FX, Poland

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    Maxima Grupe, Lithuania

  • Young Empowerment Initiative

    Young Empowerment Initiative

    TransferHUB, Poland

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Brandville, Ukraine

  • Regional Champion

    Regional Champion

    United Group, Serbia

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    Verint Systems, Romania

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Mátra Resort Parádsasvár, Hungary

  • Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Equality-Friendly Initiative

    Charity project «I see!» Minsk, Belarus

  • Renewal Project

    Renewal Project

    Sisak Moslavina, Poland

  • Research and Development

    Research and Development

    RoboticsX, Slovenia

  • Innovation Initiative

    Innovation Initiative

    eInspector, Serbia

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