5 Talks for Entrepreneurs and Investors

June 1, 2017

While we are busy preparing the best speakers and content for IT Arena 2017, let’s take a look at the best talks presented at Business Stream last year. Whether you are an entrepreneur, an investor, a business analyst or a project manager trying really hard to keep your team motivated, you’ll definitely find something for yourself here. Enjoy!


Esther Dyson

Founder of HICCup and chairman of EDventure Holdings Esther Dyson gave a talk on the importance of understanding the customer needs and market specifications. She explains how the technologies can make our life easier and what do you need to do on the different stages of your business. She is an investor, board member and advisor concentrating on emerging markets and technologies, new space and health.


Alejandro Danylyszyn

With over 25 years of experience in systems integration, program management, and enterprise architecture, Alejandro Danylyszyn is now the US West regional operations leader for Deloitte Digital, helping clients achieve value through the deployment of integrated digital solutions (web, mobile) – from strategy to implementation, and evolution.


Jason Mitura

Jason served as CEO of Viewdle, where he helped to raise over $15 million from U.S. investors and manage Viewdle’s 70+ person research & development team in Ukraine. As CEO of Viewdle, Jason led the company through its acquisition by Google in October 2012 – the largest technology exit in Ukraine’s history. Also, Jason was a co-founder of Kitov Systems, a vision and robotics firm.


Jurgen Appelo

Jurgen Appelo is pioneering management to help creative organizations survive and thrive nowadays. He offers concrete games, tools, and practices, so you can introduce better management, with fewer managers. Jurgen calls himself a creative networker. But sometimes he’s a writer, speaker, trainer, entrepreneur, illustrator, manager, blogger, reader, dreamer, leader, and freethinker. Inc.com has called him a Top 50 Leadership Expert and a Top 100 Great Leadership Speaker.


David Henzel

David is a German entrepreneur who has bootstrapped a variety of businesses. Technology startups, e-commerce, and a small store chain. Upon moving to Los Angeles, David co-founded MaxCDN a global Content Delivery Network. His main focus over the last years has been marketing, customer success, and company culture.