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SMART Community Exchange Founders and International Speakers

Minna LeVine, CEO Chamber of Eco Commerce, CoFounder Nordic Business Exchange & Chairman of Nordic Business Council
Tana Torrano, CEO Market Vision Consulting, LLC, CoFounder Nordic Business Exchange, Nordic Business Council
Jarkko Surakka, Kupio, Finland CEO Epinova Oy and Key Account Executive, Global Education Exports at Savonia
Kristian Schrey, Vaasa, Finland CEO at Viexpo | HHJ PJ | Growth through export and internationalization. Bridge builder in Nordic networks,


Mike Mason, Mayor of the City of Peachtree Corners
Seth Yurman, City of Peachtree Corners, Assistant City Manager
Jennifer Howard, City of Peachtree Corners, Community and Economic Development
Samantha Lucas, Office of Senator Jon Ossoff
Tim Echols, Commissioner, Georgia Public Service Commission
Chris Davidson, Siemens Industry, Inc. Director, Hybrid Power Solutions
Sue Malone, Strategies for Small Business and Banking Consultant
Todd Harris, Skillshot, CEO | Ghost Gaming, CEO | United States Esports Federation, Chair | NASEF, Chair | Atlanta Esports Alliance, Chair | Co-founder, Hi-Rez Studios
Srinivas Peeta, Ph.D., Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Juli Golemi, Georgia Tech Director, EI2 Global | Innovation Ecosystems | Director, EDA University Center
Youngjun Choi ,Ph.D., UPS Director of Advanced AI and Robotics at UPS Robotics AI Lab (RAIL)
Tiana McNeil , T-Mobile Program and Business Development Director
Lewis Stallworth, Bosch North American Executive Business Manager for Smart Cities at Bosch
Paul Wertz, CEO, Sherpa W erx Advisory Board Member / Technology Consultant / President Non-Profit / Volunteer
Melissa Meeker, Chief Executive Officer at The Water Tower
Tom Valentine, President of Valentine Solutions, Logistics, Supply Chain, Freight, Warehousing & Fulfillment Solutions
Asante Bradford, Digital Entertainment - Georgia Center of Innovation, Georgia Department of Economc Development
Jason Atwood, Chief Executive Officer at Drop-In Gaming, US Nordic Cup

Additional presentations will be made available on demand from many US States and Organizations. 

Speakers will be announced as their sessions are added.

Exchange Sponsors

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Founding Members of SMART Community Council and Nordic Business Council USA

Current Members of SMART Community Council and Nordic Business Council USA

BWA Global Economic Network
BWA Global Economic Network