Dr. Davor Meersman is the Executive Chairman of The Maximal Impact Foundation and a highly reputed change maker with a history of initiating and scaling up global platforms. Before MIMPACT, Davor was CEO of niche city network OASC after co-founding the well-known IMEC City of Things. He is a long-time advisor to several fora of the UN, EC, WEF, and various governments. His selective strategic advisory engagements have also helped a number of first-rate teams grow and scale up successfully (including a ‘homerun’ unicorn currently valued at more than USD 5 billion). Davor volunteers his time to incubators as a judge and mentor, and speaks on impact technologies and innovation from boardroom to classroom. He is an Ambassador of the International Society of Service Innovation Professionals and holds a PhD in Information Systems from Curtin University, Perth, Australia. Davor is married to the love of his life (22 years and counting!), has a super smart and funny daughter, and lives and works out of Belgium (Antwerp).