Meet our Speakers

Global thought leaders in this new era of Mobility & Smart Cities

Global thought-leaders, leading technologists, public transport operators, venture capitalists, start-ups and established players — Meet Mobility Disruptors, Automotive Giants and the shape shifters forging a pathway for future cities. . Listen to inspirational talks, panel discussions, fireside chats and robust debates.

Jascha Franklin-Hodge

Executive Director of the Open Mobility Foundation (OMF)

Sharada Strasmore

Shared Micromobility Planner, District Department of Transportation (DDOT)

Edward Fu

Senior Regulatory Counsel, Bird

Michael Schwartz

Head of Customers and Policy, Ride Report

Yousef Khalili

Head of Global Smart Nation | City | Government Practice – UAE, NXN

Seleta J. Reynolds

General Manager Los Angeles Department of Transportation

Charlotte Eisner

act Head of Sales and Brand Strategy, NEVS

Jinél Fourie

Head of Public Policy and Sustainability TIER

Richard Corbett

Regional General Manager of UK, Ireland and Benelux for Voi

Dominic Papa

Vice President, Smart State Initiative Arizona Commerce Authority

Marisa Paula Walker

Senior Vice President for Strategic Planning/Infrastructure Arizona Commerce Association

Chris Richardson

Deputy CIO of Product Ownership & Leadership Development at Arizona State University

Annabel Chang

Head of State Policy & Government Affairs at Waymo

Karolina Bjurehed

Head of Investor Relations - Volvo Cars Technology Fund

Prescott Watson

Principal, Maniv Mobility

Bruno Azevedo

cofounder and CEO of AddVolt

Cailin Crowe

Associate Editor, Smart Cities Dive

Luis Sperr

Investments and Business Creation

Maite H. Zubeldia

Partner The Morph Company

Martin Kloss

Event Co-Host

Julia Bauer

Event Co-Host

Anthony Germanchev

Advanced Technologies Lab at the Australian Road Research Board

Marc Figuls

Strategy Consultant at FACTUAL


Business Developer and Project Manager at European Space Agency

Dan Sobovitz

CCO of the European Startup Prize for Mobility

Grégory Merly

Managing Director of the European Startup Prize for mobility


Partnership Manager at Via ID & Co-founder at European Startup Prize

Paul-Adrien Cormerais

Founder & CEO at pony

Christian Lang

CEO and Co-Founder of Chargery

Natalia Ciciarello

Shared Mobility Development Project Manager City of Paris

Lina Konstantinopoulou

Secretary General of EuroRAP

Fredrika Klarén

Sustainability Polestar

Gia Biagi

Commissioner, Chicago Department of Transportation

Alexei Andreev

Co-Founder and Managing Director, Autotech Ventures

Christof Schminke

Managing Director Commercial Trafi

Alan Murphy

Smart Dublin - Regional Manager

Boyd Cohen

CEO/Co-Founder -

Juan Corro

Chief Information and Innovation Officer, EMT Madrid

Michael J. Granoff

Founder and Managing Director of Maniv Mobility

Philip McNamara

Serial entrepreneur and Connector in Silicon Valley

Adam Ridgway

Founder & CEO ONE MOTO - Electric Vehicles

Clare Jones

CCO at what3words


Global GM (Cities & Transportation) for IOT Solutions at Intel

Vik Bhide

Director of The City of Tampa Mobility Department

Patrick McGee

Journalist - Financial Times

Shin-pei Tsay

Director of Policy, Cities & Transportation at Uber

Kwame Nyanning

Chief of Experience at Arrival

Marc Berg


Violeta Bulc

EU Commissioner for Transport (Former) & Curator of ecocivilisation

Arianne Walker

Chief Evangelist for Alexa Auto at Amazon

Andre (Dre) Nitze-Nelson

Head of UX/UI Design at BYTON

Jayesh Jagasia

Host of the AI in Automotive Podcast

Lukas Neckermann

Chief Strategist, Splyt

Sampo Hietanen

Chief Executive Officer at MaaS Global

Maxime Flament

Chief Technology Officer - 5GAA

Meredith Glaser

Researcher at the Urban Cycling Institute – University of Amsterdam

Thomas Deloison

Director, Mobility at World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Christina Bu

Secretary General at Norwegian EV Association

Paddy La Torre

Public Policy & Partnerships Director at Humanising Autonomy

Aurélien Cottet

MaaS Project Leader at Transdev & Member of the Board of Directors at The MaaS Alliance

Justine Bornstein

Senior Manager | Clients & Industries | Deloitte LLP

David Zipper

Visiting Fellow at Harvard Kennedy

Zeljko Jeftic

Deputy Director of Innovation & Deployment at ERTICO – ITS Europe

Pamela Cohn

Chief Operating Officer at Urban Air Mobility of Hyundai Motor Group

Victoire Champenois

Policy Officer, Unit Sustainable & Intelligent Transport, DG MOVE, European Commission

Rob Fowler

Chief Executive Officer of Volta Trucks

Jean-Christoph Heyne

Global Head of Future Grids at Siemens Smart Infrastructure

Karolina Korth

Chief Digital Officer, Head of Strategy at Siemens Mobility, Spain

Maya Ben Dror

Lead, Future Mobility Platform at World Economic Forum & Global New Mobility Coalition

Karen Vancluysen

Secretary General of the Polis network

Kristin Musulin

Senior Editor, Smart Cities Dive

Alex Gilbert

Senior Strategy Manager for Commercial Energy at Transport for London

Florence Milner

General Manager for the UK and Ireland at Lime


Blockchain Technology Expert for Group Renault

Odile Panciatici

Blockchain Vice President Group Renault & Blockchain Program Director for French Automotive Industry

Bryn Balcombe

Chief Strategy Officer at Roborace & Founder of the Autonomous Drivers Alliance (ADA)

Patrick Magee

Country Operations Director, Renault Group in Ireland

François E. Guichard

United Nations (UNECE) secretary of the Working Party on Automated/Autonomous and Connected vehicles

David Coleman

Director Global Automotive Practice for Deloitte

Barry Lunn

CEO of Provizio

Jean-Baptiste Latil d’Albertas

Area Manager Benelux/UK/France - NAVYA

Iñaki Iglesias Aguinaga

Head of Technology and Innovation Futurist for Tecnalia

Jeroen Jonker

Director Business Development Europe, Tritium

Dr. Florian Baumann

CTO (Specializing in Automotive & AI), Dell Technologies | Unstructured Data Solutions