AGENDA

20th of October – OPENING DAY

 

18:00 – 18:05 OPENING SPEECH

  • Jovana Terzić, Partner Relationships at AFA

 

18:05 – 19:00 New Generation Leaders
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New Generation Leaders Inspirational Talks

  • Ana Tomas Petrović, MD, PhD, Clinical Pharmacology Resident
  • Jelena Vladić, Scientific Associate at Faculty of Technology Novi Sad, Serbia
  • Nika Pintar, CEO and Founder of Cidrani
  • Aleksandra Čuturilo, Deputy CEO at Luss Textile
  • Alma Bašić, Co-founder at BASIC
  • Jelena Jugović, Data Scientist at Generali
  • Gala Mandić, Operations Manager at ACES
  • Milena Radulović, Actress
  • Nađa Subakov, Founder and Creative Producer at Humanmade Studio

 

19:00 – 20:00 AFA Club of Female Entrepreneurs

“How to Use Technology to Scale Your Business? “

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  • Marijana Agić Molnar, Founder and CEO at DATA DO
  • Manuela Stamatović, Founder and CEO at Puzzle Consulting
  • Milica Spužić, Co- founder at Eight Dots

Moderator: Jovana Terzić, Partner Relationships at AFA

 

21th of October – MAIN CONFERENCE DAY

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9:30 – 10:00 REGISTRATION AND VIRTUAL EXPO VISIT*

*Please feel free to visit virtual stands in Expo Area and have a chat with companies’ representatives

 

10:00 – 10:05 WELCOMING SPEECH:

  • Valentina Čolić Mihajlović, Head of Development at AFA

 

10:05 – 10:20 TOPIC INDTRODUCTION (Deloitte Survey)

“Women in Business World”
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  • Aleksandra Petrović, Director in Financial Advisory and Leader of SheXO initiative, Deloitte

 

10:20 – 10:40 KEYNOTE CONVERSATION:

“It is possible! 50:50 CEO Gender Parity Example”
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  • Ekaterina Egorova, CEO at Ikea in Southeast Europe

Moderator: Valentina Čolić Mihajlović, Head of Development at AFA

 

10:40 – 11:00 COFFEE BREAK (Feel free to visit virtual stands in Expo Area and have a chat with companies’ representatives)

 

11:00 – 12:00 TECH ROUNDTABLE:

“The Future of Women in technology as a way to reduce tech biases”
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  • Tamara Letić, HR at Microsoft Development Center
  • Valentina Đorđević, Insights Delivery Manager at Things Solver – member of ASEE
  • Rosanda Milatović Skorić, Regional Manager, Adriatic at SAS
  • Nada Rajčić, HR director at CETIN

Moderator: Jelisaveta Lazarević, Head of Corporate Partnerships at AFA

 

12:00 – 12:20 MALE LEADERS CONVERSATION:

“Importance of male engagement in advancing women at the workplace and achieving gender parity”

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  • Rastko Petaković, Senior Partner at Karanovic & Partners
  • Stefan Salom, Co-Founder and Director of Development at Infostud

Moderator: Valentina Čolić Mihajlović, Head of Development at AFA

 

12:20 – 12:40 FIRESIDE CHAT:

“Why women should be equally involved in creating digital future?”

  • Nina Jocić, Analytical consultant at Google

Conversation Lead: Jelisaveta Lazarevic, Head of Corporate Partnerships at AFA

 

12:40 – 12:55 CONVERSATION:

“How to succeed in traditional, male dominant industries: Oil and Gas”

  • Jelena Popara, Head of Internal Audit and Risk Management at Nis
  • Manja Bogićević, Founder & CEO at Kagera

 

12:55 – 13:35 HOT TOPIC ROUNDTABLE:

“Gender and Talent Gap: Cyber Security Missing Female Leaders“
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  • Sanja Kekić, W4C Serbian Chapter Vice President
  • Diana Gligorijević, Co-founder at TeleGroup
  • Maša Andić, Security Digital Trust Leader for CEE at IBM
  • Tijana Polak, IT Talent Acquisition Manager at Manpower Group Serbia

Moderator: Valentina Čolić Mihajlović, Head of Development at AFA

 

13:35 – 14:30 LUNCH BREAK AND VIRTUAL NETWORKING (Please join the virtual networking by clicking on a Networking button in a menu located on the left side of the virtual space)

 

14:30 – 15:25 STARTUP ROUNDTABLE:

“Why it is important to support inclusive entrepreneurship and how to bride gender divide and bias in male-dominant startup scene”
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  • Hajdi Ćenan, Co-founder and CEO at airt
  • Zoja Kukić, Entrepreneur and Startup Ecosystem Expert
  • Mirjana Perković, Founder and CEO at Heayp
  • Maja Vujinović, Founder O Group

Moderator: Nikola Pavešić, Director of startups at Infobip

 

15:25 – 15:35 RETAIL PANEL DISCUSSION:

“Future of women in retail”

  • Irena Tešić, HR Manager at Lidl

Conversation Lead: Valentina Čolić Mihajlović, Head of Development at AFA

 

15:35 – 15:40 FUTURE OF WOMEN IN MARKETING

  • Anja Petrovski, Marketing Director at Audi Volkswagen Middle East

Conversation Lead: Jovana Terzić, Partnership Relations at AFA

 

15:40 – 16:25 FINANCE AND BANKING CONVERSATION:

“How fintech innovations transform traditional banking workplace and what skillset is required for work force to stay relevant?”

  • Periša Ivanović, AIK Bank Executive Committee Co-Member
  • Darko Jovišić, CEO and Co-founder at Robotiq
  • Milan Nedeljković, Managing Partner at EM Analytic Solutions

Moderator: Milena Drača, Business development consultant

 

16:25 – 17:25 Girls Hack final presentations

17:25 – 17:40 COFFEE BREAK (+ Jury making the final decision)

17:40 – 17:50 Announcement of the winning team

 

17:50 – 18:05 KEY PROFESSIONAL INSIGHT:

“The Age of The Chief Product Officer”
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  • Marija Vik, Software Engineer at 3Lateral

 

18:05 – 18:20 WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY

  • Peggy Rouffiac, Head of Marketing Central & Eastern Europe, Dell Technologies

Conversation Lead: Jelisaveta Lazarević, Head of Corporate Partnerships at AFA

 

18:20 – 18:50 CONVERSATION:
“Following the road less travelled: biotech technology, crypto, machine learning, data analytics CS, AI …”
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  • Darinka Zečević, Site Reliability Engineering at Google
  • Željka Motika, Founder of Law office Motika
  • Nina Bošković, PhD student in In vitro fertilisation/ genetics, Karolinska University
  • Maja Stikić, Data Scientist at Microsoft Development Center

Moderator: Ljubica Vujović, Program Manager 2 at Microsoft Development Center

 

18:50 – 19:05 GAMING CHAT:

“How to build inclusive gaming industry and attract more women?”
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  • Milica Todorović, Associate Producer at Ubisoft
  • Obren Kušić, Artificial Intelligence, ICT & Business student; Entrepreneur in “Play to Earn” Industry with Axie Infinity

Moderator: Jelisaveta Lazarević, Head of Corporate Partnerships at AFA