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Presentation: Marta Novakova

Ms Marta Novakova (Minister of Industry and Trade, the Czech Republic) said that for the current Czech government, digitalisation and artificial intelligence (AI) are key to their future plans. The digitalisation strategy is one of the most important elements of the country’s economy. The Czech Republic is one of the best evaluated countries in the […]

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Workshop: Tax incentives for knowledge-based industries in Serbia

Moderator Mr Svetislav Kostic, (Docent at the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law)  highlighted that the purpose of the workshop was to introduce the tax incentives that were adopted in 2018 and are applicable as of 2019 in the Serbian Corporate Income Tax Law. The workshop centered around four topics: Incentives for companies that develop […]

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Panel: Strategic Alliances and Regional Approaches for developing the workforce of tomorrow

Moderator Ms Dzenana Aladjuz, (Director of INFOHOUSE SCO.) noted that the panel will try to address the questions of modernisation, digitalisation, and the importance of economic development for the labour market. The first speaker to take the floor was Ms Siria Taurelli, (Senior Specialist in Governance and Lifelong Learning at European Training Foundation) who spoke […]

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Presentation: Digitalising Serbia

Mr Mihailo Jovanovic, (Director of the Office for Information Technologies and eGovernment of the Government of the Republic of Serbia) gave a presentation on Digitalising Serbia. Jovanovic stressed that digitalisation is a priority of the government was set forward by Ms Ana Brnabic, the Prime Minister of Serbia and that all ministers have committed themselves […]

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Panel: Blockchain

The session was opened by the moderator Mr Ivan Bjelajac (CEO MVP Workshop) who pointed out the benefits of this new technology. Having explained blockchain as a distributed data ledger with the great potential, he gave the floor to the presenters. Mr Greg Medcraft (Director of the Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs of the […]

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Round Table on Cyberlaw, Cybercrime & Cybersecurity

The session was organised by Cyberlaws.Net & Pavan Duggal Associates, Advocates. In absence of Mr Pavan Duggal (Chairman, International Commission on Cybersecurity Law and President, Cyberlaws.net, International Commission on Cybersecurity Law & Cyberlaws.net), Mr Christoph Stückelberger (President and Founder at Globethics.net Foundation, Executive Director, Geneva Agape Foundation) moderated the session. He identified three challenges in […]

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Innovative solution for smart cities

Mr Erion Veliaj (Mayor of Tirana, Albania) opened his remarks with a joke emphaising the difference between strategic vision and project implementation. He said that creating a smart city is not necessarily about adding new devices, but also integrating smart ideas and strategy into city planning. In the case of Tirana, they faced significant problems […]

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Presentation: Digital Serbia: Back to the future

Mr Nemanja Djordjevic (Programme Director in Education at Digital Serbia Initiative) gave a presentation about some of the occupational and educational challenges faced in Serbia, and some digital solutions the Government of Serbia is employing to address them – namely, the Digital Serbia Initiative, a private, non-profit organisation leading the transformation of Serbia into a […]

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Keynote: Indy Johar – The Great Transition

Mr Indy Johar (Architect; Co-founder of 00 (project00.cc); Senior Innovation Associate with the Young Foundation; Visiting Professor at the University of Sheffield; and Innovation Facility Advisory Board Member, UNDP) opened a discussion on digital skills. According to Johar, if one looks back through history, it becomes apparent that we are living in a moment of […]

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