Phil is a man who has delved deep into the world of passion and adventure. With 30 years of experience as a salsa instructor, Phil is not only a master dancer but also an adventurous explorer of adrenaline sports. As a professional surfing instructor, he has soared above the waves and discovered the vast expanses of the ocean. Phil has also enjoyed playing underwater hockey, facing the challenges of the depths as he glides through the water with a stick in hand. This combination of knowledge, skill, and an unstoppable desire for new experiences makes Phil unique.
Slavko currently has 9500 flight hours, flying five different types of aircraft including two Fokker 100 passenger planes, A320, and three business jets: Citation II, Citation X, and CJ3. Throughout his career, he has flown on four continents and worked for four different companies. He has been involved in various aviation-related projects, from business models to aviation safety improvement.
Milos performs around 100 open heart surgeries annually, some of the most complex surgeries in medicine. The nature of his work involves daily tasks under tremendous pressure, immense responsibility, and the necessity to make decisions that determine the fate of patients’ lives. Teamwork, precision, clear organization, and discipline are essential qualities for someone working in this demanding field of medicine.
As a specialist doctor with extensive knowledge and experience, he has also been a speaker at over 60 major international congresses in the field of cardiovascular medicine. In addition to speaking in Serbian, he also gives talks in English and French.
Vladimir was a keynote speaker at 160+ conferences and corporate events in 22 countries across 4 continents, from Peru to Taiwan. He has talked both to large crowds (opening speaker for 1,000 attendees), and very small, private groups. He is a 3x TEDx speaker.
Vladimir has 12 years of experience teaching Strategic Management at the Faculty of Economics Podgorica, University of Montenegro, the leading economics and management education institution in Montenegro.
In only 20 years of work experience, had three-in-a-lifetime opportunities to set up operations of 3 different banks from the scratch.
And remain in good health, with positive attitude, down-to-earth approach and motivated to spread her energy and experience to those in need.
Angelina is passionate about writing, so she contributed in various print and online formats of magazines with insightful articles about her field of expertise – the world of printing solutions.
In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, exploring new cultures, fitness, and outdoor activities.
He realized three authors’ plays, one of them is “Journey outside the center of the country” produced by the BELEF festival, Belgrade, which was played on the bus, at the airport, and by plane.
Aleksic was the host of the TV show I Have Talent! (Serbia’s got talent), 2009-2013, RTS and the feature-documentary series Serbian Heroes of the Middle Ages, 2017-2020, RTS.
He is currently the most successful Serbian conductor in the world.
Aside from an ardent passion for the arts in general and music in particular, Aleksandar Markovic’s interests spread wide over the field of literature, self-development, nutrition, and sport: his hobbies include kitesurfing, skiing, and snowboarding.
As Milovan’s promising basketball career was cut short, he dedicates himself to law studies and the legal profession.
In addition to his maximum commitment to academia, he never lost interest in sports. He collaborated part-time with sports agents, as a lawyer, he represented numerous athletes on various (not only sports) issues, enjoyed the successful careers of many of his friends who played all over the world (from Asia, through Europe, all the way to the NBA) and volunteered in few basketball clubs as their legal advisor.
He has been a member of the ABA League Appeals Committee for 3 consecutive seasons.
For the first time in history, athletes from Serbia took the main places in the NBA – the strongest American league, and Euro League – the strongest European league, thanks to this great man. In 2021 Nikola Jokic and Vasilije Micic won MVP awards in respective competitions.
During his time with basketball club Mega, witnessed eleven of his Mega players receive NBA draft selection (Nikola Jokić, Vasilije Micić, Nemanja Dangubić, Timothé Luwawu-Cabarrot, Ivica Zubac, Rade Zagorac, Vlatko Čančar, Ognjen Jaramaz, Alpha Kaba, Goga Bitadze, and Marko Simonović).
One of the youngest and most successful Chief Marketing Officers in the region.
Played more than 150 escape rooms around the world.
For entertainment start-up „Outrun“ he organized interactive escape rooms for many different clients and their special events and turn his hobby into his work.
He played at the Exit Festival as a guitarist in a band.
Traveled and gave a lecture on all continents except Australia.
He organized the Belgrade Venture Forum – the platform that was the first in Serbia to bring the biggest investors and which has a proven track record for the last 8 years, start-ups have received billions. It has been named by the World Bank as one of the top 3 platforms for entrepreneurship in Southeast Europe. Alexander is one of the 3 founders.
Received a lifetime achievement award for his work at AIESEC Serbia – a global platform for young people to develop their leadership potential.
He was the first person in Serbia who organized the largest congress of students from 85 countries from all over the world.
Sold majority stake of his first online business in 2007. at the age od 22.
Started 5 successful SMEs in 5 different industries.
Had over 20 years of experience in-between marketing, entrepreneurship, and technology.
Worked as a designer, developer, and project manager on over 450 projects for clients in 30 countries worldwide.
Together with his brother, Milos inherited the managing position from his father, thus becoming a second generation leader of the company. His entrepreneurial ventures have been crowned with the aquisition of the company by the leading Swiss corporation – Arbonia Group. Milos has gained immense experience through the processes of both taking over and selling the company, therefore making him an expert in family owned business management and development.
Leading engineering projects in more than a 20 countries world wide with a lot of different people and nationalities gave me wider perspective of leading businesses and people and those experience taught me that the three most important things are:
– Quality must never suffer;
– Adherence to deadlines set at the beginning;
– A fair partnership in which the goal is always win-win
First of all, a really inspiring guy!
Experienced serial tech entrepreneur.
Passionate about tech and startups.
He had the pleasure to work with everyone – from small startups up to Fortune 500 giants.
He calls it ‘’Chasing my Unicorn dream.’’ ?
Enjoys searching for insights on human behavior.
He can be your go-to guy if you want to go into the trenches: to understand who are your potential users, to understand their context and to do a check if your business idea makes sense.
He can help you to validate your business idea – until it’s too late, and you are burned emotionally and financially.
One of the most famous diplomats in Southeast Europe. The most successful UN president from Balkan as he was elected by all 192 member states of the UN.
Cosmopolitan and charismatic person, with a long experience in four fields: academic, politics, business, and diplomacy.
He wrote 13 books on international economics, politics, and poetry.
Dr. Kerim speaks 8 different languages and he has covered 1,5 million miles in Lufthansa airplanes.
What is common for the local representative offices of the world’s biggest tech companies – SAS, IBM, Hewlett Packard, and Cisco?
The answer is very simple – Milos Djurkovic.
The guy who successfully combines high technology with the financial services industry.
One of the 20 people who govern ICANN – the steward of the global Internet domain names system – the heart of the Internet “address book”.
IT tech expert, turned entrepreneur, turned manager. ?
Specialties include: Internet & Telecommunications, Regulatory, Technology, Entrepreneurship, , Investments, Sales, Finance and Marketing.
Won funding on reality TV for Gametize just before it went bankrupt.
Former compulsive gamer who today creates incredible gamified experiences. ?
A panelist/speaker in 10 world’s metropoles so far who still hopes to land a talk on Boracay, Goa or Ibiza one day.
Loves to solve Rubik’s cube, even though he struggles immensely with it. ?️
Owner of the incredible “bird-eye view” skill that allows him to easily decomplex and simplify challenges.
Versed in engaging both sides of his brain in problem solving.
Sports and travel enthusiast with high level of emotional intelligence.
Wonder woman with cross functional experience in marketing, sales, training, internal and external communications, public and government relations in different fields.
Polyglot with deep passion for her work, and great love for adrenaline and sports.
Avid traveler and an ex basketbal player.
Marko is a very inspirational guy who possesses a double expertise.
He does exceptional work in managing, developing and motivating teams, as well as in the strategic, product, digital and e-commerce marketing, that is, all areas of the marketing mix.
He is a published author and one of the “Top 30 Under 30 Serbian Young Entrepreneurs”. ?
Ksenija is such an inspiring lady.
Experienced Senior Executive with 15-year-old history of working in various industries.
Passionate about digital transformation.
Proactively takes on new challenges. people motivator, leader and strategic thinker. Excellent networker. ?
Incredible mentor with extensive knowledge of today’s music industry.
Has lived in the NYC for 7 years where she has flourishing career.
Worked with various international music and tech companies.
An avid polyglot who knows five languages.
Extremely persistent, challenge-loving and amazing person. ?
The best way to describe Natasa is to use her own words:
“Belonging to communities that inspire and empower entrepreneurs is key for women to realize their ambitions. This drives my passion for bringing people together to collaborate and make a difference.”
Aside from her professional life, Natasa is an avid traveler and true sports addict. ?
In 2017 Petar received a prize as the general manager of one of the best 16 companies in Serbia by Serbian Chamber of Commerce.
In 2018 he was awarded with special reward for implementing innovative, technology and international standards.
If we had to describe him with one sentence it would be this one: Petar is THE man for configuring, organizing and overseeing production processes, whose sharp eyes not even one glitch or mistake can escape.
He spent 3 decades in leading global logistics organizations DHL
“Status quo” challenger and acts as a true “change agent”
THE man for crisis management, logistics and leadership. ?
Believes that success is not a coincidence.
An avid water-ski lover. ?
Besides Andreja’s incredible talent and deep passion for science there is another whole different dimension of his personality – and that is his profound love for music that he expresses by being a member of of of the most popular pop/rock bands in Serbia – Neverne Bebe.
He has been part of this group for more than a decade and is an experienced session musician, composer, sound engineer, arranger, and music producer – this is what we call a multi-talent.
Passionate about creating spectacular events.
One of The 100 Most Influential People in the Event Industry, by Eventex.
“Experiential omnivore” whose hobbies range from water skiing and scuba diving to writing poetry.
Learned how to drive a tram for one of the company´s campaigns. ?
This incredible guy is a guru in commercial banking with a proven track record across Central and South-Eastern Europe.
Sava has a photographic memory and speaks 9 languages.
Loves to do song covers for which he writes lyrics, and to perform them in front of colleagues, business partners, and audience.
Milan is one of the most successful businessmen in the Southeast Europe whose days consists of operating businesses, business consulting, mentoring sessions and trainings.
He is a cross-functional experienced expert, who draws inspiration from positive people and impossible challenges and this is what brings smile to his face every day. ?
Stefan lead the applied research group which supported the management of the COVID-19 epidemic in two large hospitals in Milan (Italy) achieving one of the lowest infection rates in Europe. He has published more than 30 scientific papers in international peer-reviewed Journals.
He is a data analysis and data decision making guru.