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Invited Speakers

Invited Speakers

Patrícia Matos is a very well-known journalist at the Portuguese Independent Television Broadcast (TVI), and during the last 5 years she has been the news anchor at the TV’s morning show between 6.30 am until 10 am. Patrícia usually conducts journalistic research on Digital Transformation Topics and is currently performing academic research with special emphasis in the old and new political communication strategies. Patrícia is also a communicator, media training teacher and a blogger.

Bojan Lalic is Professor at the University of Novi Sad, Serbia, and Chief Core Operations Manager and Advisor to the Minister for Innovation and Technological Development at the Government of the Republic of Serbia. His topics of interest are Program management, Operations Management, Digital industrialization, Innovations, Future production systems and Distance learning. He’s got PhD title under the mentorship of Professor Michael Poli from Stevens Institute of Technology (the home of Industrial Engineering and alma mater of Henry Gantt and Frederick Taylor). Professor Lalic published more than 20 papers in the best scientific journals listed on ISI Thomson Reuters, more than 100 papers presented on scientific and professional conferences. During his professional career he worked as Institute Program Manager for Cisco Entrepreneur Institute by Cisco Systems, and as the consultant in the numerous projects. Professor Lalic is the Head of the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the Faculty of Technical Sciences where he launched first Serbian MBA studies at public universities. Also, he is founder of Distance learning laboratory at University of Novi Sad. He is the Director of National Belt and Road Institute in Serbia for cooperation with PR China. He is visiting professor at universities in P.R. China, Slovenia, USA.

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