Startup Weekend Luxembourg
Friday, November 14 - 16, 2014
Friday, November 14 - 16, 2014
Event starts at 6:30 pm
Friday November 14th
Saturday November 15th
Sunday November 16th
Research Associate at the Interdisciplinary Center for Security and Trust (SnT), University of Luxembourg
Research Associate at the Interdisciplinary Center for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), Luxembourg University. Project lead on the CoPAInS project (Conviviality and Privacy in Ambient Intelligence Systems), Vice PI on POST project SerCome for Smarthomes.
2010-2011: Research Fellow in Prof. Heymans PReCISE research centre, Computer Science department, Namur University.
2006-2010: PhD in computer science, graduated with grade “Outstanding” under Leon van der Torre, Luxembourg University, ICR group.
3-year project with the city of Luxembourg on the topic of conviviality in artificial social systems based on a actual use cases provided by the city of Luxembourg.
1999-1994: Master of Science in Computer Science in New York University under Prof. Dr. Jack Schwartz. Research assistant at NYU Media Lab.
Previously: 6 years industrial experience (Stanford Research Institute (SRI), Scient, Netscape and AOL-Time Warner). MFA, Angewandte Kunst Akademie, Vienna. BA, ENSAAMA, Paris. Member of IEEE, ACM, SIGCHI
- 1998: Première B @ Athénée de Luxembourg
- 2003: MSc Computer Science @ Technical University Kaiserslautern
- 2004: MSc European Business @ École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers
- 2004-2005: Software Engineer @ IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory in San Jose / California
- 2006-: Co-founder & CTO @ Mpulse S.A. – Leading carrier-based mobile payment platform in Luxembourg
- 2010-: Co-founder & CTO @ Digicash Payments S.A. – Leading bank-based mobile payment platform in Luxembourg
Nicolas graduated from HEC Paris, before obtaining a graduate degree (D.E.S.S.) in Business Law from the University Paris XI Law school. He also obtained the CEMS MIM awarded by the European leading business schools.
Advisor, Directorate of New Technologies, Luxembourg Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade
Senior Product Manager at Amazon
Coaches and Mentors
She also leads the India desk at AS AVOCATS, and has previously lectured at the University of Luxembourg.
She has a Bachelor in Law and Management from the University of Mauritius, a Master in Business Law with a specialisation in International Commercial Law from University of Nancy II, France.
Digambal’s main areas of practice are : corporate law, intellectual property law, labour law, civil and contract law.
She is participating for the third time as a legal coach at the Startup Weekend. She has the desire to assist and support start-ups by creating the proper legal framework right in the beginning, in order to ensure that the start-up grows into a fully developped company and that business expands.
Philippe holds an MSc from Solvay Business School and an MBA from INSEAD, focusing on corporate finance, venture capital and private equity. He also completed an MBA exchange with the Wharton School in Philadelphia, USA and a week-long entrepreneurship seminar in Silicon Valley.
For more info check my blog denis.avrilionis.com
Startup support & National funding services at Luxinnovation
Event Sponsors, and Partners
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