SPEAKERS

Introduction & Welcome address

Mr Zoran JANKOVIĆ
Mayor of the City of Ljubljana

Curriculum Vitae

Mr Miro CERAR
Prime Minister of the Government of Slovenia

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Mr Miguel MORGADO
Director of the Adriatic Sea Department at European Investment Bank

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Mr Vladislav KUDRYAVTSEV
General Manager at European-Russian Business

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Mr Dejan ŠTANCER
President of the Kazakh-Slovenian Business Club

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Mr Blaž GOLOB
Chairman of Ljubljana Forum

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Key note address

Mr Boris PODRECCA
prof. dr. Architect (Vienna – Ljubljana – Trieste – Belgrade)

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Session I: City of well-being & Partnerships for smart, sustainable, and inclusive growth

Moderator:

Ms Stephanie E. TRPKOV
Strategic Competitiveness Consultant at World Bank Group

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Mr Agnis STIBE
Prof. Dr. at ESLSCA Business School Paris / MIT Media Lab

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Mr Miran GAJŠEK
Head of Department for Urban Planning at City of Ljubljana

Mr Furkan TANRIVERDI
CEO at Benefit Software Ltd.

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Ms Eva KOVAČ
Psychologist, Vice President at 24alife, Mikropis Holding

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Session II: Round table of city mayors

Moderator:

Ms Ladeja KOŠIR GODINA
Leader & Executive Director at Circular Change

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Mr Zoran JANKOVIČ, Mayor of the City of Ljubljana; Mr Marko FILIPOVIĆ, Deputy Mayor of the City of Rijeka; Ms Zsófia HASSAY, Mayor of 6th district of the City of Budapest; Mr Igor RADOJIČIĆ, Mayor of the City of Banja Luka; Ms Tatiana METREVELI, Chief Specialist at Local and International Organizations Relations Department at the City of Tbilisi; Mr Alexey PLAKHOTNIKOV, Mayor of the City of Kotovsk; Mr Slavko KOJIĆ, Special Adviser to the Mayor for Investments at City of Zagreb; Mr Milutin FOLIĆ, Director of Urban Planning at the City of Belgrade



Session IIIa: Industry solutions for Cities of the Future

Moderator:

Mr An KRUMBERGER
Cofounder at Council One

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Mr Julij BOŽIČ
Chief Innovation and Digital Officer at BTC d. d.

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Mr Primož KUČIČ
Head of ICT business solutions at Telekom Slovenije

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Ms Eva KOVAČ
Psychologist, Vice President at 24alife, Mikropis Holding

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Mr Miha RIHAR
Innovative business models and digitalization at Petrol, d. d.



Session IIIb: Industry solutions for Cities of the Future

Moderator:

Mr Jan Kuenne
Consultant and Network Partner EDG/ ABC Enterprise Accelerator Palo Alto/ Ljubljana

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Mr Dejan PODGORŠEK
Manager for Business Development & ISVs, SEE at IBM Slovenia Ltd.

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Mr Alex MATEO
Senior Key Account Manager for Smart Cities at Libelium Ltd.

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Ms Maja GRAML
Director at Graml Ltd. & Representative of Bigbelly Smart City Solution

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Mr Blaž GOLOB
CEO at SmartIS City Ltd.

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Workshop 1: 7 Steps for successful Smart City Strategy development

Moderator:

Ms Maja ZUPANČIČ PINTAR
Consultant at GFS Institute

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Workshop 2: Successful financing of City projects

Moderator:

Mr Wojciech DESKA
Urban Development Specialist at European Investment Bank

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Workshop 3: Methodology for creation of the City of Well-being

Moderator:

Mr Agnis STIBE
Prof. Dr. at ESLSCA Business School Paris / MIT Media Lab

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Session IV: Knowledge & Business models & Financial instruments for Cities

Moderator:

Ms Vida PETROVČIČ
Journalist and Personal & Business Coach

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Mr Mojmir MRAK
Prof. Dr. at University of Ljubljana

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Mr Peter JACOBS
Director of the European Investment Bank Slovenia

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Mr Jose JACOB KALAYIL
Founder & CEO at INTEGRO Infotech & Consulting

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Mr Michael GEBERT
Chairman at European Crowd Dialogue Network, Munich

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Session V: Projects & project initiatives

Moderator:

Mr Frane ŠESNIĆ
CEO of Razvojna agencija Zagreb

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Ms Zdenka ŠIMONOVIČ
Head of Development Project Section at City of Ljubljana

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Mr Ramesh Kumar BISWAS
Prof. Dr., Architect, Urban Ecologist

Mr Željko JURIĆ
Head of Information Technology Department at City of Rijeka

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Mr Miha MURN
Artist & CEO at AAMI Foundation

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Mr Tihomir DIVJAK
Consultant at GFS Institute

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Mr Ibrahim NOUM
Director of African Forum

Mr Blaž PETERNEL
Head of Research and Development at SmartIS Ltd.

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Session VI: Round table on fostering entrepreneurship in cities

Moderator:

Mr Blaž GOLOB
Chairman of Ljubljana Forum

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Ms Tjaša FICKO
Vice Mayor of the City of Ljubljana

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Mr Erion VELIAJ
Mayor of Tirana

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Mr Dejan ROLJIČ
Founder & CEO at ABC Accelerator

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Mr Iztok LESJAK
CEO at Technology Park Ljubljana

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Organisers