Jury & Prizes

The Jury 

Thomas Kerdil, Head of Product Management at SEAS-NVE

Thomas Kerdil is working as Head of Product Management at SEAS-NVE and has over 20 years of experience within B2B product management and marketing within IT, Telecom and Energy business. He uses methods such as Google Design Sprints, Business Model Canvas, and Crowdsourcing to drive innovation and digital transformation. Thomas Kerdil is an ICF Trained Coach and has more than 20 years of experience with direct and indirect leadership if projects, teams, and department within Product Management, Marketing Management, Sales, and Strategy.

Camilla Palm Lethenborg, Head of Sales at SEAS-NVE

Camilla Palm Lethenborg is working as Head of Sales, Energy Advice, Business and Public at SEAS-NVE and has over 19 years of experience with sales management. She is an ACS-ICI Certified Coach. Working at SEAS-NVE Camilla has been involved in several different projects within business development and is highly skilled in project management and business strategy.

Thorkild Thomsen, Head of Energy Consulting at SEAS-NVE

Thorkild Thomsen is working as a Business Manager at SEAS-NVE and has over 10 years of experience working with energy efficiency, ESCO projects and energy enterprises. He has an Executive MBA from Copenhagen Business School and has been working with project management throughout his career. At SEAS-NVE, Thorkild works primarily with business management and energy consulting focusing on energy efficiency and energy savings.

Rasmus Vaupel, Partner at CORE & COMPANY

Rasmus Vaupel is founding partner of CORE & COMPANY and has over 16 years of experience in management consulting from companies such as Implement, Accenture, and CORE & COMPANY. Rasmus works with strategy and innovation and has supported executives with a corporate growth strategy, innovation, organizational change, and strategic business

Lars Bo Jeppesen, Professor at Copenhagen Business School (CBS)

Lars Bo Jeppesen is a professor at Copenhagen Business School working within the Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics. He is also a Visiting Scholar at Nasa Tournament Lab at Harvard University, a Visiting Scholar at Bocconi University, MIT Sloan School of Management and Stanford University. Lars Bo Jeppesen has won several awards and grants for his research within the economics of innovation.


The winners of the contest will be awarded with the following prizes:

  • 1st place: 2.000 €

  • 2nd place: 1.500 €

  • 3rd place: 1.000 €

Furthermore, the project team will select an MVP (Most Valuable Participant) who has provided extraordinary value to the community through ideas or feedback. The MVP will be awarded with 500 €.