We are back!

After 2004 & 2010 we are coming back to Vilnius, Lithuania! The JA Alumni Europe Conference 2023 #JAAC23 is happening from the 23rd to 27th of August 2023. 

165 Alumni from all around Europe will come together to celebrate entrepreneurship, #alumnispirit, and one big network! Going back to the location of the very first Alumni Conference, this year’s JA Alumni Conference “One big network” will bring all members closer together while building connections, overcoming challenges, and envisioning the future! Thought-provoking keynotes, inspiring workshops, and interactive sessions as well as endless opportunities for networking will be part of the balanced agenda. 

5 days

15+ keynotes

30 countries

165 participants


23rd August 2023


  • Arrival day
  • Opening Ceremony powered by FERD’s List

24th August 2023


  • Personal development
  • Keynotes
  • Networking workshop

25th August 2023


  • Business development
  • Unicorns Lithuania panel discussion

26th August 2023


  • Alumni network
    development keynotes
  • Stories from early history
  • Gala dinner 

Who’s joining us?

Elijus Čivilis

Invest Lithuania General Manager, GovTech & Digital Transformation

Emilija Uljas

Helsinki University, YLE’s live television

Johan Andresen

Owner and Chairman of FERD

Giedrius Žebrauskas

Turing College, Head Of Education

Andželika Rusteikienė

CEO of JA Lithuania

Inga Stasiulionytė

Olympian, Founders coach, Sports business consultant

Jaunius Danielius

Omnisend, Director of Product

Jonas Dreier

Country Manager of JA Alumni Europe

Jonas Oehman

Head of NGO Blue/Yellow 

Lucila Dotto

Europe Head of Community, PMI

Luka Lesauskaitė

Head of Communication at Lithuanian Red Cross

Domantas Meliukstis

National Coordinator of JA Alumni Lithuania

Martynas Kandzeras

Co-Founder and Board Member of Lithuanian Business Angel Network 

Monika Laukaitė

Country Manager at Wix Lithuania

Ragna Jebsen

Vice-President of JA Alumni Europe

Romualda Stragienė

Innovation Agency Lithuania Director

Arnoldas Pranckevičius

Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the European Union

Salvatore Nigro

CEO of JA Europe

Sarah E. Endline

Harvard EIR, Entrepreneurship advisor

Simona Bačkienė

Issuer Services Account Manager at Nasdaq

Thomas Blekman

Co-founder & Board of Directors of Global School for Entrepreneurship

Tomas Stasiukevičius

Head Of Content at LOGIN conferences

Moris Vandevyver

President of JA Alumni Europe

Žydrunė Vitaitė

Co-Founder of Women Go Tech

Vytautas Jankauskas

Head of NGO LT Big Brother

Asheesh Advani

CEO of JA Worldwide

Gideon Marks

Anchor Mentor at Google for Startups Accelerator

Ieva Gladutytė

Analyst at Synthesis Consulting Group

Marius Jurgilas

Super-How SVP Research and Innovations

Kotryna Stankutė – Jaščemskienė

Director at MJJ fund

Cristobal Alonso

CEO at Startup Wise Guys 

Aleksandras Abišala

Eglė Markevičiūtė

Vice-Minister of Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania

Gabrielė Madzeliauskaitė

Supply Chain Planning Manager at Kauno grūdai

Malthe Bruun Ludvigsen

Founder and CEO Personpilot ApS

Pija Ona Indriūnaitė

Head of Marketing at Go Vilnius

 Linas Ramanauskas

Partnerships Manager at Tech Zity

Sarah Rapp

Director, Alumni & People Engagement at JA Worldwide

Paulius Milišauskas

VP of Customer Operations at Omnisend


Get in contact

More details and FAQ can be found on Gather.

If you have any further inquiries, our lovely organizing team of JA Alumni Europe and JA Alumni Lithuania will be happy to help you at

An unforgettable experience is waiting for you!