Patrick Bosteels is one of the coodinators of European Development Institute.He is expert about development for startups, mentors and investors around Europe.He focuses activities around startup and entrepreneurship ecosystem among Euroep and ignite the local startup potential as well as creating more interaction with the global centers of innovation, startups and entrepreneurship, institutions, groups organisations. Patrick Bosteels never tasted corporate life. A creator of many things starting in school, at the Academy of fine Arts in Gent, Belgium to become a photographer, cineaste. Patrick spent his first professional years as a free-lancer working for video-productions and television stations. Followed very soon by his first company and many followed. Getting great feedback on his talks on conferences exploring the full mobile eco-system that gave him the exposure and appreciation to get more and more into mentoring for VCs and start-ups. Patrick has a great relationship with Europe and MEDA countries. He is coach and consultant in Stage-Co which works for biggest companies and organisations in Europe.