Discover the mentoring
programme

Do you have expertise worth sharing? Each edition of the CASSINI Hackathons awards 3 overall winners who will have access to 100 hours of expert mentoring. These hours will consist of time spent with several experts whose backgrounds range from product development, Earth observation and GNSS through to business development, marketing, design and more. We’d love for you to become part of our mentoring programme so you can share your skills and knowledge and help shape the next generation of entrepreneurs. Apply now!

Meet our mentors

Meet a selection of our expert mentors supporting the winning teams:

Rodrigo de Alvarenga
Rodrigo de Alvarenga
Managing Partner, HAG Ventures
Dimitris Matsakis
Dimitris Matsakis
Partner, P.L.A.N.
Carlos Bello Marcos
Carlos Bello Marcos
Innovation and Business Development Director, INNOVA4EU
Andreas Elia
Andreas Elia
Project Manager - IoT Solutions, CyRIC - Cyprus Research and Innovation Center
Miguel García-Cesto Romero
Miguel García-Cesto Romero
CEO, ASAP Operational Research
Gaetano Volpe
Gaetano Volpe
CEO, Latitudo 40
Xavier Banqué
CEO, Rokubun
Wilhelm Lappe
Wilhelm Lappe
Founder, theBizTour
Laura Herrero Gonzalez
Co-Founder, The Wonder Trip
Raili Liiva
Raili Liiva
Partner, Lasting Dynamics
Alfredo Magliola
Alfredo Magliola
Business Manager, Natural Crunch
Miguel Ángel López Trujillo
Miguel Ángel López Trujillo
Associate, Lean Sales
Alex Godlewski
Alex Godlewski
Investment Senior Associate, NewSpace Capital
Bobby Bahov
Bobby Bahov
CEO & Co-founder, Space Mining Technologies
Masiar Emanuel Nashat
Masiar Emanuel Nashat
Co-Founder, The Rainmaker Tribe
Manuel Cuba
Manuel Cuba
Managing Director, Helix Space
Ginny Radmall
Ginny Radmall
Director, The Ivy Way
Claudia van den Berg Morelli
Founder, Mint Labs
Aravind Ravichandran
Founder, TerraWatch Space
Pedro Branco
Chief Executive Officer, Virtual Angle B.V.