Panel of judges


Our renowned jury of international entrepreneurs, experts and visionaries will scrutinize all 20 ideas and projects of the finalists and assess them according to the following criteria: entrepreneurial vision, feasibility, innovation, leadership, social impact, and sustainability, among other factors. 

Ediola Pashollari (Albania)

Secretary General, World Assembly of Youth

Kerstin Forsberg (Peru)

Founder and Director, Planeta Océano. Ashoka Fellow and Rolex Award for Enterprise Laureate

Maria Jesus Novo Rodriguez (Spain)

Youth Employment Decade Campaign Coordinator – Novia Salcedo Fundación

Marisa Henderson (Argentina)

Chief, Creative Economy Programme, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development – UNCTAD
Creative Economy Programme

Pamela Peeters (Belgium/USA)

Environmental Economist & Founder/Executive Director of the Institute for a Sustainable Planet