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Christoph’s work is focused on corporate and financial law, M&A, private equity/venture capital and capital market transactions, areas on which he has written a number of publications. Over the past years, he has been involved in a number of large scale national and international M&A transactions and advised on several initial (IPO) and secondary offerings.
Guido is Managing Partner Innovation for Deloitte Belgium and Global Innovation Leader of the Enterprise Risk Services division. Since January 2011, he has been a member of the Deloitte Belgium Executive Committee as Managing Partner Innovation. As founder of the Deloitte Innovation Center, Guido also helps to bring growth stage start-ups in the domains of analytics, digital, cyber security and mobility to the champions league.
Serial Entrepreneur with 3 exits on his belt. Co-founder of Skynet, Keytrade Bank, TunZ.com. He advises and invests in startups trough Belcube. Advisor at Bepark and board member of Voxbone.
John Porter has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Telenet, a leading provider of media and telecommunication services in Belgium, as of April 2013. Prior to joining Telenet, he served as Chairman and non-executive director on the board of ASX-listed company Enero and oOh!media, Australia’s largest outdoor media company.
He has a passion for entrepreneurship and innovation and experience as well in a large corporate as in a startup environment. Ideation of new physical and IT products, the development and validation phase and international scaling experience will be his key contribution to the whole idealabs community.
Vincent Bruyneel is currently Vice President Strategy & Corporate Development at Liberty Global, the largest international cable company with operations in 14 countries and is based in Amsterdam. He is responsible for developing and driving the group's global corporate strategy with a specific focus on The Netherlands, Belgium and Central & Eastern Europe.
Kim Smets is currently Product Director Broadband & Bundles at Telenet. He is responsible for product roadmap, development, experience and pricing for Telenet's consumer broadband and bundle products. At Telenet Kim has been involved in the development and launch of Whop & Whoppa, Triiing, Wi-Free Homespots, Fibernet and Webmail among other initiatives. He started his career in a Big Data analytics consultancy startup.
Pieterjan is the Co-founder and CEO of Showpad, the leading mobile sales enablement platform helping to align sales and marketing. Showpad has offices in Gent and San Francisco and is one of the fastest growing tech startups in Europe. He started his professional career at Accenture, was an early employee at Netlog.com and co-founded In the Pocket (www.inthepocket.mobi) where he still serves on the board.
Rudy De Waele is a Technology Innovation Strategist, Futurist, Keynote Speaker and Author/Curator of Shift 2020. Rudy propels leaders to stay ahead of what will transform their business through hosting innovation events, speaking live at conferences, and facilitating senior executive brainstorms.