Eldrige De Melo, PMP, PSM

Video Visit

E-health projects on sustainability and how telemedicine is contributing to environmental sustainability.

Eldrige de Melo is the PMO and Quality Assurance lead at VideoVisit. VideoVisit is an experienced pioneer in remote care in Finland with over 10 years of experience in the healthcare Industry.

Eldrige de Melo is a professional with over 10 years of experience in Project Management in different industries such as; Aerospace, Fintech, IT and Healthcare.

Eldrige has a Master Degree in Aerospace Project Management from the leading university in world in Aerospace, ISAE-SUPAERO based in France and holds a Post-Graduate from Florida Tech, University based Florida in Management and Commercialization of products. Eldrige is also a PMP and a Professional Scrum Master.

Gabriel Sznajder, MBA, PMP – IIL


Organizational dysfunctional clichés and tropes. & Mini workshop "Recovering troubled projects"

Senior consultant, trainer and speaker for International Institute for Learning in project management, leadership, team development, IT and business analysis with over 20 years of practical experience.

Gabriel served managerial roles in international multi-million projects and portfolios of interdisciplinary distributed teams of a couple of hundred specialists. Both on IT side and in business; both in Agile, traditional, and hybrid.

10+ years with Project Management Institute, serving leadership roles including the President of the Board for PMI Poland Chapter.

Gabriel's clients include: HP, Siemens, PwC, PGE, KGHM, Orlen, Anwil, Credit Agricole, Credit Suisse, Standard Chartered, Aviva, Asseco, Knorr-Bremse, EMC Instytut Medyczny, Martin Bauer, eFitness, Schneider Electric , Polpharma, UTC Aerospace Systems, Global Logic, Baumar, Ramboll, Proster, Euro-Locks, Solaris, E.ON, Billenium, SKM, Fortum, Atos, Roche, T-Systems.

Sergio Barrak, PMP, PMI-ACP


Projects in Meteorological infrastructure Capability Development: Improving Countries Response to Weather Hazards

Sergio Barrak is engineer with a decade of experience in project management. He graduated from UNIFEI in Brazil and began his career in the Telecom industry before moving on to the Oil and Gas industry, where he worked as a field engineer for six years in Brazil. He moved then to Norway to coordinate drilling campaigns, which happened for the next nine years.

Most recently, Sergio has applied his expertise to delivering weather systems in the environmental industry. These systems include weather stations for airports and meteorological sites such as vessels, refineries, and platforms.

Additionally, Sergio is involved in an infrastructure development project, where he is contributing to the delivery of country's integrated meteorological network.


Domenico Dargenio/Dom

Keynote speaker

Leadership and Culture development at Fortum, Senior Advisor (Digital & Culture Transformation) at Aalto University Executive Education, Executive Coach & Consultant at Dardo and Public speaker.

Dom is on a quest to “elevate business performance - the human way”.

He works with leadership & culture development, with a special focus on Psychological Safety. Psychological Safety is the #1 element of team success, enabling high performance in a sustainable way for the people and the business.

Dom has 20 years of international experience across industries - marine, technology, sustainable materials, energy, manufacturing, management consulting. He has lead critical, company-wide transformations including Supply operations, Operational Excellence, Digital and Culture Transformation.

Leading these initiatives sparked even more his curiosity to explore, embrace and nurture the human aspect of business.

Dom holds a MSc in Electrical Engineering, a Master in Engineering & Contracting (Management of Large Projects), and an Executive MBA. He currently works as Leadership and Culture development at Fortum, Senior Advisor (Digital & Culture Transformation) at Aalto University  Executive Education, and as an Executive Coach & Consultant at Dardo.

Saara Kujala

CEO Ren-Gas

“Sustainable energy projects : How to accelerate the cost effective decarbonization of heavy transportation sector in Finland"

Saara Kujala is the CEO and one of the founders of Ren-Gas, a power-to-gas project developer focusing on renewable hydrogen and renewable e-methane.  At Ren-Gas, Saara leads a team of world’s leading professionals in fields of project and market development, energy systems modelling, power-to-X technologies and project management. Together, the teams is contributing to climate change mitigation with an ambitious growth strategy, by executing a portfolio of sustainable, renewable e-fuel production projects in Finland. Ren-Gas first green hydrogen and e-methane projects are currently in permitting phase with construction starting in late 2023.


Saara has over 15 years of experience in international power project development, having developed independent power plant and LNG-to-power projects in Asia. She is a passionate leader in energy transition, with global experience in business development for green transition. She is also an author of a book on the role of wind energy in the transition towards renewable energy systems.  Saara holds a MSc in Industrial engineering and energy markets.

Santiago Ayala


Innovation & Successful Product Implementation.

Santiago Ayala: Head of Sub-Systems Equipment / R&D Director from Kone, with over 20 years of experience in the elevator and escalator industry, with more than 6 years as a product Engineering Manager in Mexico, 5 years as a Unit Head of Technology Categories in United States and for more than 5 years as a Director of Technology KTI Categories in Finland.  

As the Director of Technology in KONE he play a critical role in driving the company's technology vision and strategy, and in leveraging technology to help the company achieve its business goals.