The Baltic Sustainability Awards are fortunate to be guided by 50+ seasoned jury experts, bringing an invaluable wealth of experience and knowledge. With this diverse panel of experts spanning various sectors, industries, and specializations, the BSA jury forms a formidable force in the realm of sustainability. These are the individuals who bring their passion and deep understanding of sustainability to the forefront, ensuring that the initiatives we honor are not merely regional success stories but globally influential catalysts for change.
While the jury is working on application evaluation let's meet the exceptional minds leading the charge in the Climate Innovations category. As the guardians of innovation and climate resilience, our jury for the Climate Innovations category plays a pivotal role in selecting initiatives that address the climate crisis by developing innovative solutions that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, mitigate the effects of climate change, and promote climate resilience.
Climate Innovations Lead
Meet Kristaps Cīrulis, a serial climate tech entrepreneur, designer, and environmental enthusiast making waves in sustainability. As the Head of Impact & Comms at Helve Kristaps is at the forefront of innovative solutions for environmental challenges. He's also a Co-Founder of TerraWaste, dedicated to transforming non-recyclable waste into valuable resources using a pollution-free process.
Jury Members for the Climate Innovations Category
Madara Merle, Programme Manager at Pasaules Dabas Fonds
Alise Pizika, Climate Advisor to the Executive Director at Riga City Council
Dagnija Blumberga, Leading professor at Institute of Energy Systems and Environment in Riga Technical University.
Liene Dubava, Vice President at AmCham Latvia
Dainis Krūze, Co-founder and CEO at Aerones
Dāvids Štēbelis, Co-founder and board member in ALINA and Waterson Technologies
Greta Monstavice, Co-founder & CEO at Katalista Ventures
Indrė Kulikauskaitė, Independent Board Member at Lithuanian Responsible Business Association, Sustainability Manager at IKI
The Finalist Announcement and Awards Ceremony
The top 3 finalists of the Sustainability Awards 2023 in each category will be unveiled on November 23rd. The grand announcement of the winners will take place during the Baltic Sustainability Forum & Awards on December 7 at Splendid Palace, Riga. This is the moment when we celebrate and showcase the champions of sustainability, recognizing their remarkable efforts in driving positive change for our planet.