Dan Sobovitz is the CCO of the European Startup Prize for Mobility and Founder of spradable.io and civil society activist.
In the field of tech, Dan presents and moderates events like EU Startup Prize for Mobility, Viva Tech, Beautiful Software Awards, Huawei Academia Salon, Tincon, Sense Camp, webinars for the Brussels Times, Euractiv, Start Magazine and more...). He also blogs and lectures about the interplay between technology, society, and politics.
Until 2019, Dan had led the digital presence and publications of the Vice President of the European Commission, making use of live interactive interviews from a self driving car, VR of EU satellites shot into space, crowdsourcing EU policies among youth through digital platforms, livestreaming the first solar plane crossing the Atlantic, using smartphones for voting on startup pitching competitions, and more. Previously, he had worked on large-scale digital campaigns with various international organisations, such as the EU Humanitarian Aid Dept. (DG ECHO), UNICEF, UNESCO, the Slovak Foreign Ministry, and others.
Dan is a citizen of Israel, Switzerland, and Hungary . He lives in Berlin with his husband and two children.