Cristian Retegan is Community Lead at H.appyCities, a company that is focused in building digital platforms and mobile applications that empower citizens, communities and local authorities to think, communicate and act collectively for the benefit of the citizens. Is passionate about civic innovation and political innovation. Is currently working on developing political leadership programs for youth. Is founder of CivicAll.org, platform that aims at learning the competences, skills, knowledge and attitudes, required to be an active, democratic, responsible and critical citizen. Its goal is to educate the population on democratic citizenship and make them aware of their rights and responsibilities. Cristian thinks that political education is an important tool that can influence the progress of a political system and can determine how future political leaders and influencers shape the good wealth of a nation.