• HOW TO boost your creativity


    Creativity Boosters for those new to the Hackathon environment.
    In this short session we explore the agile mindset, describe tips, and share tools to enhance group creative problem solving.

    Your mentors: Hulya Kurt and Karen Bhavnani


    Hulya Kurt
    I spent 30 years in the corporate world, where I held many different roles, ranging from Business Admin Manager to Global Customer Experience Lead, Business Strategy Manager and Process Design Lead.

    I was part of the Diversity and Inclusion global steering committees, led the local Business Resource Groups and now I am the President of OWIT (Organization of Women in International Trade) Lake Geneva, as well as VP Chapter Support, for OWIT International.

    With a wide experience in managing large, remote and on-site teams, creating strategies, and assessing solutions, I am passionate about helping others to succeed and holding multiple workshops around Career development and Innovation methodologies globally.


    Karen Bhavnani

    As Innovation Manager at mci, Karen is an advocate for innovation and culture implementation initiatives, and her experience is centered around helping organizations achieve excellence. A true social entrepreneur at heart, she co-leads the Women in Digital Switzerland initiative in Geneva and actively participates in the Open Geneva association.