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The Pépinières Europénnes de Création (Creative European Pepinieres) facilitate and foster the mobility of young artists, in view of their professionalisation on the european and international scenes. In order to implement these actions, Pépinières develop mobility, artistic creation, coproduction, dissemination and training programmes to enable young artists and creative professionals to develop and share artistic projects with the audiences they encounter. In a cross-cutting and prospective approach, the Pepinières are particularly attentive to new hybrid creative practices as well as digital cultures.

15 Rue de Maubeuge, 75009 Paris, France

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Nikolaos Angelopoulos Social Media and Communications Analyst for Konnekt-able Technologies Ltd.

Thermopilon 66, Patra 264 42, Greece

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Bridge Makers

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Our main mission is to put forward our expertise to consult individuals and companies in writing, shaping and carrying out their projects. If you have a project, a mission or the desire of solving a compelling social issue, we are the right association for you. We are all young postgraduates, coming from different backgrounds, whose strong point is the multidisciplinarity and the willpower we provide, together with the high competencies we deploy to assist your project.

We are not simple middlemen between you and the funds you need, however. We assist our customers in all the process of content creation and consulting. We follow carefully all the path that links you and the success of your plans, from the initial steps to the post-funding phase, where create a network of useful contacts, connecting all our customers with each other and with institutions and companies. Thus supporting our clients in building up a helpful net of new opportunities for future workers, since we firmly believe that our job does not stop with the actual realization of the project.

Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Italy

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Utpal Deka

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  • Innovator, visionary with ability to execute ideas and plans with discipline and effectiveness with Mission, Vision and Objective. Forward-thinking, fact based and result driven with business development & project execution skills. Decades of experience in managing business operations and assisting in formulating plans & policies, finalization of strategic and alliances in Government / Public Sector & Autonomous Bodies as well with Multilateral / Bilateral Agencies (WB, ADB, DFID, JBIC, AfDB, TradeMark Africa, AusAid, USAid).
  • Currently leading the Smart Cities Business vertical with Essel Infra Group and managing the USD 3 Billion Tirupati Smart City Project (Concept till Commissioning).
  • Managed Profit Centre Operations and Business Development in the Infrastructure Domain for Investment Banking Organisations (SBICAPs, SREI Capital) and International Consultancy Organisations (Cambridge Systematics, etc.).
  • Highly result oriented Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA educated techno-commercial Infrastructure (social / physical) management professional with primary focus on Large Programme Management (Capacity Building for Urban Development-CBUD, Smart Cities Mission Management, Streamlining PPPs in India) Investment Planning & Structuring, Public Private Partnerships and Capacity Building having over 25 years of experience spread across 13 countries in Asia, Africa, USA & Australia.
  • Formerly with National Capital Region Planning Board, Ministry of Urban Development - possesses vast experience in formulation and implementation of new programs in the Urban Infrastructure & Mobility with focus on policy formulation, internal capacity building & programme implementation.  
  • Expertise in infrastructure project structuring and funding through alternative financing mechanisms. Pioneering contribution at national level on PPPs in the entire gamut of infrastructure provisioning (Transportation, Urban Services, Energy, Tourism and Industrial Infrastructure).
  • Experience profile also covers sectoral reform & regulatory development, improved governance in state utilities, economic & financial appraisal, bankability analysis, lenders due diligence, financial/commercial assessment of project contracts, financial modelling etc.
  • Provided policy and regulatory advice for governments and development agencies including investment banks looking build capacity in Smart City / Transportation Sector including Innovative PPPs. National Programme Manager for ADB TA on Streamlining PPPs in India, Infrastructure Cell (PPP Unit), DEA, Government of India and Government of Kenya for streamlining PPP processes. Also carried out many appraisals for funding under IIPDF (India Infrastructure Project Development Fund) and VGF (Viability Gap Funding) Schemes of Government of India.

An innovative, loyal & result-orientated professional with strong planning, communication, interpersonal & negotiation ;

Unnamed Road, Sector 28, Faridabad, Haryana 121008, India

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