The program is approved by the PSP Board of Directors and is coordinated and implemented by the Advisory Board, which consists of 5 members and includes:
- Α Senior Consultant from Helix Advisory Services Ltd, UK
- An expert from the technological ecosystem of Israel (Idealityroads Company)
- Members from PSP board of directors
- A representative from investor-financiers and/or the Technological Ecosystem
The Advisory Board is approved by the Board of Directors of the Patras Science Park. The term of office of the Advisory Board has a three-year term which cannot be changed in the meantime. The Advisory Board selects the best proposals, following suggestions by the judges. The Advisory Board monitors regularly the selected groups and approves their continuation and budget.
The judges are experienced individuals from Greece and abroad who provide specially formulated summary report for each applicant. They are not rewarded for their services.
Only the Advisory Board is remunerated for its services.
Oren is the CEO of IdealityRoads and specializes in innovation ecosystem creation and in laying the groundwork for knowledge economies. Prior to founding IdealityRoads, Oren served as CEO of Van Leer Ventures, one of Israel’s leading early-stage investment funds. Oren served as a chairman of the Board of Directors and as an active board member in numerous early-stage ventures.