Mentors & Jury 2021

Bucharest AI is joined in the #BeAI Pre-Accelerator journey by top-line Mentors and Jury Members.

Amongst the AI Mentors, with on-the-ground experience: Google Developer Experts for ML, AI Professors on different AI technologies, Validated AI Startup Founders, Research Scientists, Design Thinking Experts, Tax Technology Advisors and Lawyers, as well as Innovation Managers from Research Institutes, Sales Leaders for AI-fueled products, MarCom Experts for AI packing, and AI Funds Consultants.

The Jury Team counts: experienced executives, investors or scaled AI startup founders, that will score and assess teams applying to the Program.

A big thank you to everyone involved for giving back to build a stronger local and regional AI ecosystem!


Ioan Istrate
Xprize Winner, Cofounder Startup
Kordel France
CoFounder & ML/NLP Engineer of AI Startup
Co-founder, Digital 2 Law // Community builder
Tudor Stanciu
Co-founder at Digital2Law
Smriti Mishra
Head of AI, Earthbanc, Computational Neuroscience @KTH
Alessandra Scicchitano
Human-Centred Tech Advisor | Tech Product Strategist | University Lecturer
Andreea Dumitru
Delivery Manager, Global Legal Technology Lead
Director Human Resources at Avira
Elena Năstasă
HR Director & Coach – Tech Teams
CEO & Founder at Neobility
Cosmin Rotaru
Serial Entrepreneur, CEO & Founder at Neobility
Building Innovation
Razvan Craciunescu
Mentor for Startup Accelerators
Engineering Manager | Growing Startup Teams & Products
Mircea Bardac
Engineering Manager | Growing Startup Teams & Products
Pioneering behavioral biometrics - TypingDNA | We're hiring!
Tudor Goicea
CoFounder & CRO, InsightOut
Sales Director, Druid
Raluca Tătărușanu
Sales Director, Druid
Solving and creating things with design | UX Designer | Google Design Sprint Master | UX Google Developer Expert
Alina-Catalina Bănuleasa
UX Google Developer Expert
Products | Strategy | Emerging Tech | AI
Alexandra Petruș
Products, Strategy, Emerging Tech, AI
Senior Research & Strategy Consultant (artificial intelligence, blockchain)
Virgil Ilian
Senior Research & Strategy Consultant
Partner at SLV Legal
Alex Stănescu
Partner @ SLV Legal
Magda Miu
Squad Lead Developer & Google Developer Expert for Android
Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist at RoboSelf
Traian Rebedea
Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist at RoboSelf
Monica Obogeanu
Startup Programs Manager, Orange Romania | Orange Fab
Machine Learning Scientist
Ionuț Mironică
Machine Learning Lead Scientist @ Adobe

VP Product Engineering at Stylight / Founder at Hacking Machine Learning / ML GDE
Sergii Khomenko
VP Product Engineering @ Stylight, Founder at Hacking Machine Learning, ML GDE
Data Science Lead
Christian Merkwirth
Data Science Lead @ FLYR
Co-founder & CTO @ Justpoint. Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning.
Oleksandr Zakharchuk
Co-founder & CTO @ Justpoint. Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning
Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning
Krzysztof Suwada
Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning


VP Product Management at 2Checkout
Adriana Iordan
CPO, Seedblink

Tech Entrepreneur, Business Angel, Founder & CEO at & Reporting Center
Elena Unciuleanu
Founder TechVentures
Co-founder & CEO at TypingDNA | We're hiring!
Raul Popa
CEO, TypingDNA

Rod Furlan
Founder Lucidscape Technologies, AI Researcher
Erik Barraud
SVP Product Management
Raluca Crisan
CoFounder & CTO, Etiq
Andras Peter Nagy Vajda
CTO, Vivre
Irina Leca
Growth Product Manger Tech Startups | Advisor & Entrepreneur | Marketing Manager CE @ Google
Eve Logunova
CoFounder Evenness, 
Women in AI CCO, D&I, Growth & Innovation