Guest speakers and key government or company representatives attending the WTTT EXPO 2024
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Sr. Engineer at Netflix Cloud Infrastructure, Co-Founder of GoEB1
Tejas Chopra is a Sr. Engineer at Netflix working on Cloud Infrastructure for Netflix Content. He is also the Co-Founder of GoEB1, a thought-leadership platform for immigrants. Tejas is a Tech 40 under 40 award winner, a TEDx speaker, and has spoken at more than 50 conferences on Cloud Computing, Software Engineering, and Blockchain. Tejas is an IEEE Sr. Member and a member of the Advisory Board of Flash Memory Summit.
Tejas has experience in companies like Box, Apple, Samsung, Cadence, and Datrium and holds a Master's degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Managing DIrecto of 7CC & 7Visions, Blockchain UCLA
Alex Nascimento, MA, MBA is a serial entrepreneur, and founding partner of 7CC Blockchain Investments, and 7Visions LATAM Digital.
He is also a faculty and co-founder of “Blockchain at UCLA” where he lectures on Blockchain Cryptocurrency Applications in Business and Finance.
Additionality, Nascimento is the bestselling author of The STO Financial Revolution, a textbook uncovering regulated & compliant fundraising via Blockchain.
Alex got his MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and has developed training, marketing & blockchain strategies for companies in the United States, EU, Latin America, and Asia.
Alex can be found speaking at main Global Blockchain conferences and corporate events demystifying securities issuances, business applications, and investments in blockchain technology for corporate leaders, students, and entrepreneurs.
Executive Secretary - American Chamber of Commerce-Ghana
Simon Madjie is the Executive Secretary from AmCham Ghana. They currently have over 120 members who are actively promoting a strong trade and investment relationship between the U.S. and Ghana. AmCham Ghana has been the representative arm of the U.S. businesses and subsidiaries in Ghana for 32 years.
Tek Bahadur Mahat
Chief Operating Officer of the Hotel Association Nepal
Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Trekking Agencies's Association of Nepal (TAAN) with over 2132 members.
Now currently the Chief Operating Officer of the Hotel Association of Nepal and a jury member of the South Asian Travel Awards. Known as the best awards for the South Asia's hospitality and travel industry since 2016.
Digital Deposits Product Manager for Citi North America Corporate and Investment Bank
He leads and participate as Subject Matter Expert in complex and multidisciplinary projects and initiatives across 19 Latam countries. With 20 years of experience in Product Management holding multiples regional and country roles, he combines deep Cash Management Business expertise with the incorporation of emerging trends and technologies into product solutions.
He has a “Blockchain in Financial Services Specialization” (INSEAD), Blockchain Solution Architect Certification, and Ethereum Development Bootcamp. He is also a certified AI Product Manager, Design Sprint Facilitator, and Scrum Product Owner.
Antonio is a System Engineer (Universidad Metropolitana – Venezuela) and has the graduated degrees: MBA (focused in corporate strategy), Finance Specialization, and Marketing Specialization.
General Director of CHOOSE SENEGAL
A graduate in Economic Sciences at the University of Bordeaux, he is also a PhD in International Relations and Diplomacy at the Dakar regional branch of the Paris Center for Diplomatic and Strategic Studies (CEDS): Organization with consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
Pioneer, designer and sales director of a subsidiary (specialized in mobile banking) of the Société Générale France Group in Africa for almost 10 years.
He is an expert in financial inclusion and digital finance with more than ten years of professional experience in retail banking, microfinance and mobile money.
CHOOSE SENEGAL is a pan-African company active in lobbying, events, consulting for public-private partnerships and financial intermediation.
CHOOSE SENEGAL advises companies, professional organizations, local authorities and states. He supports public or private entities in their public relations strategy.
CHOOSE SENEGAL is active in the promotion of investment and the destination Senegal
Circular Economy Specialist
Raphael Schranz is an internationally certified Circular Economy Expert, Distributed Ledger Technology Investor, and Educator with a decade of practical experience in the sustainability sector. He is specialized in waste management and reverse logistics operations. He began his career as a Waste Management Consultant, advising communities, businesses, and organizations on waste avoidance, collection, disposal, waste to energy systems and overall environmental protection. As a corporate Environmental and Waste consultant, he ensured environmentally responsible operations, compliance with legal requirements, and advised on environmental management. After that he founded his own company where he is now working with clients globally, helping them transition to a global Circular Industrial Economy by implementing circular design, circular processes and business models to enable emission reductions and regenerative 0-Waste operations in matter, energy and water systems, subsequently reducing costs and even transforming these costs into income streams.
His expertise extends to Circular Economy training, resource mapping, and strategy planning, enabling clients worldwide to embrace circular business models that eliminate waste, emissions, and pollution while maximizing value.
Moreover, Raphael played a key role in the Complexity Analysis of the Green Deal, where he mapped the strategic transition pathways and timelines to a European Circular Economy within 3 different value systems, namely the feedback loops between energy and food production- and consumption systems within circular value creation.
The next focus points for Raphael are Circular Economy Education Programs and Circular Bioeconomy projects in Africa, a Circular Industrial agriculture 5.0 project, a Circular Energy System Project in Germany.
DMO Transformation Manager Data Analytics at PepsiCo
With a proven track record as a Global Data Management and Operations Transformation Manager at PepsiCo, I've spearheaded the Global Transformation agenda across core master data domains for the APAC and AMESA regions.
My High Impact Leadership style has been instrumental in driving strategic, operational, and technological change in intricate and evolving environments. My tenure at PepsiCo, combined with my previous roles at Nestlé and Heineken, has equipped me with a deep understanding of the FMCG sector. I've successfully built and managed IT platforms, shared services centres, and digital products.
My expertise spans Data Management, AI & Automation, Web 3 ecosystem & Blockchain, cloud technologies, and project management. I pride myself on delivering solutions that not only meet but exceed business expectations. My approach is always to harmonize, standardize, and optimize processes, tools, and most importantly, foster people growth.