Announcing the first speakers of Slush 2014

Hiroshi Mikitani

Founder, Chairman and CEO of Rakuten

Sami Inkinen

Co-founder and board member of Trulia

Taizo Son

CEO at Movida Japan, Founder and Chairman at GungHo

Ilkka Paananen

Co-founder and CEO of Supercell

Chase Adam

Founder of Watsi

Alan Mamedi

Co-founder and CEO of Truecaller

Linda Liukas

Founder of RailsGirls and Hello Ruby

Jens Begemann

Co-founder and CEO of Wooga

Leland Melvin

Astronaut, Head of Education at NASA

Esa-Pekka Salonen

Principal Conductor of London Philharmonia Orchestra

Nicolas Brusson

Co-founder and COO of BlaBlaCar

Nils Hammar

CEO of Saltside Technologies

Thor Fridriksson

Founder and CEO of Plain Vanilla Games

Joel Roos

Founder of One Nordic Furniture Company

Carl Waldekranz

CEO and Co-founder of Tictail

Hilmar Veigar Pétursson

CEO of CCP Games

John Lindfors

Partner at Digital Sky Technologies

Steven Dietz

Partner at Upfront Ventures

Nikolaj Nyholm

Partner at Sunstone Capital

Alexander Galitsky

Co-founder and managing partner at Almaz Capital

Announcing more soon...

Previous speakers

Niklas Zennström

Founding Partner and CEO at Atomico, Co-Founder and Former CEO of Skype

Jorma Ollila

Chairman of the Board of Royal Dutch Shell

Niklas Hed

Co-Founder & COO of Rovio

Wang Jian

CTO of Alibaba Group

Marc Dillon

Co-Founder of Jolla

Alex Norström

VP Growth at Spotify

Eric Wahlforss

Co-Founder of Soundcloud

John Lindfors

Partner at Digital Sky Technologies

Rich Wong

General Partner at Accel Partners

Francesco de Rubertis

Partner at Index Ventures

Aydin Senkut

Founder and Managing Director at Felicis Ventures

Alexander Stubb

Prime Minister of Finland

Toomas Hendrik Ilves

President of the Republic of Estonia

Jyrki Katainen

European Commissioner

Arkady Dvorkovich

Deputy PM of the Russian Federation

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