Speakers

Meet our Speakers for SUSK Congress 2021

Anna Otroshchenko

Anna Otroshchenko is the co-founder of a mobile application development agency called Otrofy based in Toronto. She moved to Canada in 2018 and started life from scratch. Anna worked as a lawyer in Lviv, Ukraine for 5 years, but decided to switch her career and jumped into the IT area, where she worked as an HR/Recruiter for more then 2 years. In Canada, Anna continued to work with technologies, but on the development side. Otrofy started producing mobile apps that have been featured by Apple and Google. Now the company provides full-service mobile app development from zero to launch and beyond to start-ups and medium business. In addition to business, she also works as the Program Manager at Dalhousie University. Additionally, Anna and her husband have a podcast called “Все Включено” where they invite Ukrainians from all over the world to talk about the country they live in. Anna loves reading, especially business books and biographies, travelling, and meeting new people.

Date and Time: August 28 12-12:45

Session: Women in Leadership

Mariia Kuprianova

Mariia Kupriianova is the Executive Director of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC). In this role, she oversees the delivery of UWC programs globally and leads the UWC international staff team with offices in Toronto, Kyiv, Brussels, and New York. With over a decade of experience in British and Ukrainian government organizations, as well as in the not for profit sector in Canada, Mariia had an extensive background in advocacy, international relations, stakeholder engagement, fundraising, communications, and team leadership. Mariia holds a number of prestigious awards, including the UK government Global Champions Award for Outstanding Leadership 2018). Mariia speaks 5 languages and hold an MBA from Vadym Het’man Kyiv National Economic University (joint program with Groupe ICN École de Management, Nancy).

Date and Time: August 28 12-12:45

Session: Women in Leadership

Katherine Vellinga

Coming soon

Date and Time: August 28 12-12:45

Session: Women in Leadership

Daniel Bilak

Coming soon

Date and Time: August 28 2-2:30

Session: Future of Ukraine