Uranik Begu

Currently highly engaged with other partners on enriching the Kosovo entrepreneurial ecosystem and supporting Innovation, through: - Running Innovation Center Kosovo as an Executive Director - Organizing Global Entrepreneurship Week Kosovo in partnership with Kauffman Foundation, www.gew.co - Ambassador to Hello Tomorrow Challenge in Paris - Chapter Director of Startup Pristina powered by Google for Entrepreneurs http://startupgrind.com/pristina/ - Startup Europe Week 2017- Kosovo Organizer - Global Ambassador at InBIA https://inbia.org - World Bank Consultant - Lead delegate of Kosovo to Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Moscow 2014, Milan 2015. Medellin 2016, Johannesburg 2017, Istanbul 2018 www.gec.co - Fellow of 2016 Young Transatlantic Innovation Leadership Initiative (Y-TILI) from US State Department http://www.meridian.org/project/ytili/ - Expert to SEECEL project for Entrepreneurship- http://www.seecel.hr/ - Participant of several Strategy Development initiatives, initiated by OECD, Prime-ministers Office of Kosovo, Ministry of Economic Development & STIKK etc. - Speaker and mentor , panelist of many local and international events, conferences, workshops such as Startup Weekend Pristina, Mobile App Camp Skopje, KOSICT Conference Prishtina, CMO Conference Zurich, Digital Pristina, Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2016 Medelllin etc. - Lecturer of Entrepreneurship and Marketing - Mentor at CEED Kosovo http://ceed-kosovo.org/ - Mentor at Startup Grind powered by Google for Entrepreneurs http://mentor.startupgrind.com/mentor/home - Judge in numerous global startup competitions, Startup Open, EU Youth Award, Startup Weekend, Krypto Labs Contest - Kauffman FastTrac Facilitator - Planning the Entrepreneurial Venture - Consultant for the Voucher Counseling Scheme- KOSME - Member of Economic Development Committee at Municipality of Prishtina, Kosovo - Board Member at Jakova Innovation Centre Last but no Least: Investor and co-Owner of several startups.