Robin Wauters is a well-known European tech journalist and co-founder of Startup Europe Lens, a non-profit organization that facilitates dialogue between policymakers and startup founders. He is also part of the founding team behind BeCentral, the digital campus located in Brussels Central Station that promotes positive social impact through technology. Robin is a former European Editor at The Next Web, Managing Editor at Virtualization.com, and Editor at TechCrunch. As a founding Editor at Tech.eu, he runs the region's premier information portal and market intelligence platform, covering the latest news and trends in the European technology industry and startup ecosystems. Robin regularly travels to conferences to present data on the European tech scene, moderate panels, and interview executives, investors, and policymakers.
With a Bachelor's degree in Communication and Marketing from Katholieke Hogeschool Mechelen, Robin has also studied Integrated Marketing and Communication Strategy at 360° Academy, and Certificate of Attendance, Masterclass: How to raise Venture Capital at InvestorNet/Gate2Growth. He is a former Digital Leader of Europe member at the World Economic Forum and has advised and invested in startups as well.