Speakers

Opening address

Ana Brnabic

Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia

Mariya Gabriel

European Commissioner in charge of Digital Economy and Society

Houlin Zhao

ITU Secretary-General

Miguel Morgado

Head of the Adriatic Sea Department in the Operations Directorate, EIB

Mirjana Spoljaric-Egger

Director of the Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (RBEC) at UNDP

Majlinda Bregu

Secretary General RCC

Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen

Deputy Secretary-General OECD

Marko Cadez

President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia

Karol Okonski

Secretary of State, Government Plenipotentiary for Cybersecurity, Poland

Keynote speakers

Sophia

Hanson Robotics’ latest human-like robot, UNDP non-human Innovation Champion

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 since 2015.

Marta Novakova

Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic

John Newbigin OBE

Chairman of Creative England and of Cinema Arts Network

Jovan Kurbalija

Executive Director, Secretariat of the High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation, United Nations

Boris Koprivnikar

Former Minister for Public Administration and Deputy Prime Minister, Slovenian Government

Brian O’Connor

European Connected Health Alliance

Dragana Stanic

Vice-Governor of National Bank of Serbia

Speakers

Sasa Dalipagic

Deputy Minister at Ministry of Communications and Transport, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Milos Milisavljevic

CEO of Strawberry Energy

Endri Bahja

National Leader in the ESIL project

Dragica Sekulic

Ministry of Economy, Montenegro

Jelena Ruzicic

Project Manager at UNDP

Vitomir Jevremovic

Founder and CEO of Digital Mind

Danijela Djurovic

Vice Mayor of Municipality of Herceg Novi, Montenegro

Darko Mrvaljevic

Member of NALAS Secretariat in charge of EU integrations and EU funds engaged by KDZ-Centre for Public Administration Research, Vienna, Austria

Boran Ivanoski

Programme Officer in NALAS Secretariat

Nikola Cavic

Managing Director at the GameBiz, Chairman at the Serbian Games Association

Marko Milosevic

General Manager and Co-owner of Triple S Learning d.o.o Beograd

Jelena Matejic

General Manager of Elektromreza Srbije

Mirjana Kovacevic

Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia Division for education and dual VET, Head Business Academy, Director

Zoran Savic

CEO and founding partner of NetSeT Global Solutions d.o.o.

Radovan Jovanovic

R&D at Uniplast

Marijana Agic-Molnar

CEO & Co-founder DATA DO, Certified Digital Consultant at CDT

Jelena Jovanovic

Head of ICT Association and Director of International Economic Relations

Ronald Seeliger

President and CEO of Hemofarm AD, President of German-Serbian Business Chamber

Milan Jevtic

Executive Director of Software Division at Saga

Udo Eichlinger

CEO at Siemens Serbia

Milos Brusin

President of the Executive Board, CEO at Telenor Bank

Svetislav Kostic

Docent at the University of Belgrade Law School

Branko Ruzic

Minister of Public Administration and Local Self-Government

Slobodan Nedeljkovic

Assistant Minister and Head of Sector for Analytics, Telecommunications and Information Technologies in the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia

Romina Kostani

Director of Innovation and e-Gov IPA Sectorial Department at National Agency of Information Society

Jonathan Galea

Managing Director of Blockchain Advisory

Tatjana Stojadinovic

eDevelopment Manager Medicines and Medical Devices Agency of Serbia

Pavle Zelic

Medicines and Medical Devices Agency of Serbia - International Cooperation, EU Integrations and Communications Manager

Vladimir Kovac

Conference Director at Webiz

Dragomir Petronijevic

President of the Council for Employment of the City of Belgrade

Ouanes Aiouaz

Business Partnership Manager at Sofrecom Group

Driton Hapciu

Co-Founder of Cacttus & Recura

Natasa Kazic

Writer, Business Development Manager at Enetel Solutions

Zoran Djordjevic

Minister of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Affairs

Nela Kuburovic

Minister of Justice, Government of the Republic of Serbia

Dejan Markovic

Director of Schneider Electric Srbija d.o.o.

Alan Robertson

VFX Producer at Digitalkraft

Branimir Dzenopoljac

Cluster Manager at ICT Cluster of Central Serbia, Board Member at Serbian Clusters Association - SCAN

Velibor Boskovic

Executive Director at Science Technology Park of Montenegro

Robert Martic

Director at BIT Technology Park, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Boris Ristovic

Project Manager at Amplitudo d.o.o.

Jurij Bertok

Bussines Development Consultant

Silvia Susnjevic

Business Development Manager, Enetel Solutions

Nikolche Davcevski

Division Manager of Infrastructure Services in Seavus

Jelena Ristic

Country Manager at Mastercard, Serbia

Zoran Gajic

Founder of Robokids

Branka Andjelkovic

Co-founder and the Programme Director of the reputable Think-Tank in Serbia

Daniel Danilovski

Executive Technical Director of Nextsense

Rok Kvaternik

CEO of Klett Eastern Europe Region and Baltics

Marko Mandic

Head of Sales for Business and Public Solutions at S&T Serbia

Ana Tozzi

Executive Director of the Foreign Investors Council in Serbia

Natasa Andjelkovic

Head of Pre-school Education in EdTech Center and Pre-School Teacher in Preschool institution „11. april“.

Nenad Paunovic

Director of the IT and Entrepreneurship Team in the Office of the Prime Minister of Serbia

Ivan Jovetic

Entrepreneur and Researcher

Edin Saracevic

Founder and CEO at Hub387

Tose Kocevski

President of Business Angels of North Macedonia and President at Pikon Opus Invest

Marko Jovanovic

Manager of In-Store Logistics at Mercator S, Serbia

Fabian Stephany

Computational Social Scientist, Austria

Driton Emini

Vice President Next Generation Networks & IoT at T-Mobile Austria

George Dimitrov

Member of the Board of Directors of Evrotrust Technologies JSCo.

Bardhyl Jashari

Executive Director of Metamorphosis Foundation, North Macedonia

Slavisa Lecic

Customer Solution Advisor for S/4HANA at SAP CEE

Dimitrije Stojanovic

Vice President Supply Chain and IT at Delhaize Serbia

Dzenana Aladjuz

Director of INFOHOUSE SCO

Predrag Tadic

Ass. Professor of Signals and Systems Department School at Electrical Engineering University of Belgrade

Marina Blagojevic

Acting Director and Project Coordinator at ICT Network Serbia

Goran Poposki

Director of Sales, EMEA at ATX Networks Corp.

Nikola Mehandzic

Director Business Development at Mastercard

Borko Jovanovic

Consultant

Vladimir Medan

CEO Predsednik IO at Komercijalna banka AD Beograd

Bojana Tomic Brkusanin

Head of International Relations and Development Department at Securities Commission of the Republic of Serbia

Milos Milenkovic

President of European Youth Centre

Luis Vasallo

Account Executive at pi-top

Srdjan Krco

Members of the International IoT Forum

Sara Lerota

Startup Program Manager and Europe Ambassador at SPARK Business Park

Jan Kobler

Managing Partner at South Central Ventures

Fabian Braesemann

Data Scientist at the Oxford Internet Institute

Lawrence Kay

Senior Policy Advisor at Open Data Institute

Djordje Krivokapic

Professor at the Business Systems Organization Department of the Faculty of Organizational Science

Odeta Barbullushi

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Albania

Mladen Alimpijevic

Independent Adviser for Public Procurement Office

Eduard Shalsi

Minister of State for Entrepreneurship Protection, Albania

Lejla Sadiku

Governance and Innovations Specialist at UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and Central Asia

Vladimir Trkulja

Venture Fellow at UNICEF Global Innovation Fund

Jelena Manic Petronikolos

Team Leader and Acceleration for SDGs at UNDP Serbia

Zhuljeta Koci

Principal at secunet Security Networks AG

Srdjan Jovanovic

Head of Engineering at HTEC Group and CTO at Humeds

Aleksandar Borisavljevic

Country Director Serbia, Semos Education and CEO, Edtech Center Western Balkans

Nenad Moslavac

Co-Founder and CEO at Impact Hub

Jelena Begovic

Acting Director at Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering

Filip Panjevic

CTO at ydrive.ai

Nikola Mrksic

Co-Founder and CEO at PolyAI

Milica Djuric Jovicic

Acting Director at Science Fund of the Republic of Serbia

Vuk Mijanovic

Manager of Operational Excellence Logistics at Nelt Group

Blagoja Mukanov

Executive Director at AgFutura

David Ringrose

Head of International Outreach at DG CONNECT, European Commission

Tadej Slapnik

Director at Tolar HashNET Slovenia

Redi Shtino

Cabinet Member of the Minister of Education & Research, Albania

Nebojsa Bjelotomic

General Director at Saga

Irena Cerovic

Portfolio Manager - Innovation, Public Policy and Rule of Law at UNDP

Dorina Cinari

Deputy Minister - Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy, Albania

Anastas Mishev

Associated Professor at Faculty of Computer Sciences and Engineering at North Macedonia

Mark Vasic

Senior Manager International Regulatory Affairs at Deutsche Telekom AG

Milan Sekuloski

Senior Adviser at DCAF

Mike Michel

CEO Telenor Serbia and Chair of the Mgmt Board Telenor Montenegro

Nebojsa Vasiljevic

Director of Loop Foundation

Sasa Mrdovic

Associate professor at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Sarajevo

Nikola Ljushev

Chief Executive Officer of Makedonski Telekom

Vladimir Trajkovik

University professor at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, North Macedonia

Francesca Sartori

Head of e2e 5G Sales Europe at Nokia

Milos Miletic

Sales Development and Logistics Project Solutions Manager at Milsped

Josif Kjosev

Professor of Electronics at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, North Macedonia

Darko Giljevic

Account Manager at Nokia Networks

Nebojsa Jevtic

Senior Advisor for Transport, Head of Centre for Vocational Training in Transport at CCIS of Serbia

Damjan Damnjanovic

Co-Founder at Health Tech Lab

Ivana Kostic

Co-Founder of Health Tech Lab

Vilma Tomco

General Director at National Authority for Electronic Certification and Cyber Security (NAECCS), Albania

Nemanja Djordjevic

Programme Director in Education at Digital Serbia Initiative

Mihailo Vesovic

Advisor to the President at Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia (CCIS)

Gordana Danilovic-Grkovic

Director at Science Technology Park Belgrade

Erion Veliaj

Mayor of Tirana, Albania

Siria Taurelli

Senior Specialist in Governance and Lifelong Learning at European Training Foundation

Hille Henebry

Senior Project Manager, Financial Sector and Development at KfW

Valmir Xhemajli

Project Coordinator at LENS

Juan Navas-Sabater

Lead ICT Specialist and Program Leader in European Union Member States, ECA

Kosta Andric

Managing Partner at ICT Hub

Armin Konjalic

Startup Community Builder

Milos Trkulja

Visiting Lecturer – Internet Marketing, Master studies in Digital Transformation at FEFA

Irena Chaushevska

CEO, Co-Founder and Investor at Next Billionaires Capital

Igor Bogicevic

Co-Founder of Seven Bridges

Dajna Sorensen

Deputy Minister Ministry of Finance and Economy, Albania

Marta Arsovska Tomovska

Digital Innovation Expert

Labinot Carreti

Senior Vice President Global Sales, Veridos

Vladimir Nikolic

Programme Assistant at Regional School of Public Administration (ReSPA)

Slaven Bukarica

Programme Assistant at Regional School of Public Administration (ReSPA)

Jelena Miletic

Consultant in Public Sector

Solza Kovachevska

State Advisor for Information Systems and Technologies at Ministry of Information Society and Administration, North Macedonia

Haris Ceremida

CEO and Co-founder of Verso

Miles Berry

Principal lecturer and the subject leader for Computing Education at the University of Roehampton

Emanuele Baldacci

Director of Digital Services, DG Informatics, European Commission

Zoja Kukic

Programme Director for Startup Ecosystem in the Digital Serbia Initiative

Karolis Granickas

Senior Program Manager at Open Contracting Partnership

Johan Hesse

Managing Director at secunet International GmbH & Co KG

Gavin Hayman

Executive Director of the Open Contracting Partnership

Eliza Niewiadomska

Senior Counsel, Legal Transition Programme at EBRD

Marija Kujacic

eGovernment Development Office for IT and eGovernment, Government of Serbia

Boro Jakimovski

Vice-dean for science at Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering - Skopje

Greg Medcraft

Director-Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs at OECD - OCDE

Sandra Pernar

Senior Regional Coordinator in Open Government Partnership (OGP)

Gordana Gapikj Dimitrovska

State Advisor for Administration in the Ministry of Information Society and Administration, North Macedonia

Nives Sandri

Board Member of Nokia Affiliate in Croatia and Macedonia and Deutsche Telekom Customer Team Head for Central Europe

Valdrin Lluka

Minister of Economic Development in Kosovo*

Veronica Bocarova

Principal Analyst at Cullen International

Vasko Kronevski

CEO at Nextsense

Loretta Joseph

Fintech and Regulatory Advisor FSC Mauritius

Ivan Bjelajac

Chief Executive Officer at MVP Workshop

Mergim Cahani

Founder and CEO of Gjirafa Inc

Vladimir Djordjevic

Senior Advisor Banking, Insurance and other Financial institutions at CCIS Serbia

Valentina Taseva

CEO at Semos Education

Arta Shehu Zaimi

Co-Founder of jCoders & Labbox

Suzana Pribilovic

Minister of Public Administration Government of Montenegro

Jovan Despotovski

Director at MKD Innovations and TD Fund, Republic of North Macedonia

Nebojsa Djurdjevic

CEO at Digital Serbia Initiative

Tatjana Matic

State Secretary of the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, of the Republic of Serbia

Steve Purser

Head of Core Operations Department at European Union Network and Information Security Agency

Irini Reljin

Acting Assistant Minister for Electronic Communications and Postal Services, Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications

Dejan Abazovic

State Secretary at Ministry of Public Administration of Montenegro

Milan Dobrijevic

Head of Department for Digital Agenda Development in Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications

Damjan Mancevski

Minister of Information Society and Administration of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia

Oskar Marko

Researcher at BioSense Institute

Ivana Gadjanski

Research Fellow and Senior Scientific Consultant at Institute BioSense, University of Novi Sad

Damir Sehovic

Minister of Education, Montenegro

Nebojsa Stefanovic

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior Government of the Republic of Serbia

Ilijana Vavan

Managing Director at Kaspersky Lab Europe

Slobodan Markovic

Technical Advisor - Digital Governance in UNDP Serbia

Mihailo Jovanovic

Director of the Office for Information Technologies and eGovernment, Government of the Republic of Serbia

Violeta Jovanovic

Executive Director of NALED, Belgrade, Serbia

Dejan Djokic

Director of Asseco See Serbia, Belgrade

Dusica Perisic

Executive Director of Zels (Association Of The Units Of Local Governments), Skoplje, North Macedonia

Dubravka Negre

Head of Eib Regional Representation For The Western Balkans

Jozo Bejic

Secretary of The Federal Ministry of Development, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Mostar, Federation Of Bosnia And Hercegovina

Peter Wolf

Sector Fund Manager, Open Regional Fund For South East Europe Modernisation Of Municipal Services

Yngve Engstrom

Head of Cooperation, EU Delegation to Serbia

Aleksandar Bijelic

Chief Digital Officer at MK Group

Mladen Sarcevic

Minister of Education, Science and Technological Development Government of the Republic of Serbia

Milan Dobrota

Founder and CEO of Agremo

Drago Indjic

Director of Richfox Trinity BV alternative investment fund

Katarina Andjelkovic

Program Coordinator at Loop Foundation (Fondacija Petlja)

Shpend Lila

Training, Events & PR Manager at ICK*

* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence