Program

Thursday, 24th October 2019

Nordeus, HQ

18.00 – 18.10 WELCOME SPEECH:
• AFA Representative
• Marina Todić, Game Producer, Nordeus

18.10 – 18.25 OPENING SESSION: Technology and creative industry – potential for economy boost
• Anica Dobra, Artist
• Marija Ilić, Co-Founder & CPO at Two Desperados
• Jelena Ivančić, student and best mathematician in Europe

18.25 – 19.15 PANEL SESSION: How to achieve bigger representation of female leaders in tech companies
• Jelena Bratić, Services Solution Sales Professional/ Services Account Executive, Microsoft
• Miloš Đurković, CEO, SAS
• Ana Tolimir, Country Leader, CISCO
• Medeja Lončar, CEO for Slovenia and Croatia, Siemens
Moderator: Zoja Kukić, Programme Director, Startup Ecosystem, Digital Serbia Initiative

19.15 – 20.05 SESSION: Importance of digital literacy in digital age
• Regina De Dominicis, Representative at UNICEF Serbia
• Danela Arsovska, Macedonian Chambers of Commerce, President
• Stefan Salom, Director of Development and Co-founder, Infostud
• Marijana Vasilescu, President of the Executive Board, Sberbank
• Zorana Milidrag, Group Head of E commerce at Sport Vision, President of Ecommerce Association Serbia
Moderator: Aleksandar Zarić, Business Environment Director, USAID Cooperation for growth Project

20.00 – 22.00 – Cocktail and Networking

Friday, 25th October 2019

“Sustainable economy and women empowerment”
Hyatt Regency Belgrade

“Sustainable economy and women empowerment”

09.00 – 9.05 WELCOME: AFA representative
09.05 – 09.20 OPENING: Tatjana Matić, State Secretary of the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications

09.20 – 09.30 Key notes:
H.E. Mr. Ambassador Thomas Schieb, German Ambassador
09.30 – 09.40 Mike de la Rosa, USAID Director
09.40 – 09.50 Jovanka Atanacković

09.50 – 10.00 Keynote: Blue economy
Gunter Pauli, Expert in circular and blue economy

10.00 – 10.15 Key note: “IKEA contribution to circular economy”
• Irena Dobosz, Regional Sustainability Manager, IKEA Group
10.15 – 10.20 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Nevena Vukašinović, Insitutional Affairs, European Sports Policy and Strategic Partnership Adviser // UNAOC Fellow

How corporate sector can create circular economy?
10:20 – 10:30 Ana Bachurova, Associate, Energy Efficiency and Climate Change. EBRD
10.30 – 10.40 Jelena Trninić, Public Affairs and Communications Manager at The Coca-Cola Company
10.40 – 10.50 Tanja Žigić, Factory manager, Nestle

10.50 -11.00 Coffee Break

11.00 – 11.15 Case Study, EkoFungi: “How Serbia can transform from linear to Circular economy?” Ivanka Milenković, Founder, EkoFungi

11.15 – 11.30 Personal contribution for a global impact
Rastko Petaković, Karanović&Partners

11.30 – 11.35 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Manja Bogićević, Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer, Kageera

11.35 – 12.05 “Sustainability in different industries”
• Cesar Sanchez Lopez, VP Southern Europe & Israel – Airbus Group
• Mirjana Perković, Founder and CEO, LookStyler
• Dejan Ognjanović, Non-technical and sales trainer at Star Import, Mercedes

12.05 – 12.10 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Jelena Joksimović, Co-founder, Uradi-zaradi

“Women’s contribution in creating digital civilization”

12.10 – 13.00 Panel session:
• Mila Milenković, Head of Digital Innovations and Applications Dept at Digital transformation and IT Planning, Telekom
• Natali Delić, CTO, Vip
• Jelena Ječmenić, Alliances & Channel Manager, Comtrade
• Elma Delalić, Marketing and Business Development, Deloitte
Moderator: Jovana Rakić, PR & Marketing Manager, ASSECO and AFA Corporate Board Member

13.00 – 13.05 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Maša Mišković, Teaching Assistant at Commercial Law, University of Belgrade Faculty of Law

13.15 – 14.15 Lunch Break

NETWORKING AND POWER OF NETWORKS

14.15 – 14.25 H.E. Kati Csaba, Canadian Ambassador
14.25 -14.35 H.E. Jean-Louis Falconi, Ambassador of France
14.35 – 14.45 H.E. Subrata Bhattacharjee, Indian Ambassador
14.45 – 14.55 Brankica Janković, Commissioner for the Protection of Equality
14.55 – 15.05 Maayan BEN TURA, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of the State of Israel
15.05 – 15.15 Harshitha Venkatesh, Program Lead – Political Engagement, Bangalore Political Action Committee
15.15 – 15.20 Macarena Botta, Founder, Uruguay start-up Ecosystem
15.20 – 15.25 Nwabisa Mayema, Executive Director, NNfinty

15.25 – 15.30 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Mina Sovtić, Actor

15.30 – 16:15 Panel discussion:
• Toplica Spasojević, Serbian business club Privrednik
• Violeta Jovanović, Executive Director, Naled
• Valerija Prevolšek, Managing Director, SEMPL Conference and Media Pool Slovenia
Moderator: Jelena Pavlović, President of the Board of Governors AmCham

16.15 – 16.20 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Ivana Knežević, Head of Social Media, Agency Drive

The power of networking / the most successful business leaders
16.20 – 16.30 Key note: Jasmina Knežević, BelMedic Founder and AFA Corporate Board Member
16.30 – 16.45
• Sanja Bušić, Senior Marketing Manager West Balkans, Baltics, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary at PepsiCo
• Sanda Savić, Corporate Affairs, PE and Media Expert, Hemofarm

16.45 – 16.50 AFA Generation Next – future leaders
• Dijana Kocić, Photographer, Writer and Digital marketer, Volunteer in Tanzania

16.50 – 16.55 Importance of networking for startups
Jelena Plavanski, Business angels association of Serbia

AFA Mentorship program presentation
16.55 – 17.05 Representative, AFA
17.05 – 17.30 Mentors & Mentees
17.30 – 19.00 Networking