Plenary


Vasile Asandei

Director General, North-East Regional Development Agency


Mihai Chirica

Mayor of Iasi Municipality


Maricel Popa

President of Iasi County Council


Sorin Brașoveanu

President of Bacau County Council, President of the Regional Development Board North-East Region


Nicolae Hurduc

Minister for Research and Innovation, Romania


Mihai Bulai

Vice-Dean, Faculty of Geology and Geography, “Al. I. Cuza” University, Iasi


Jennifer Baker

Master of Ceremony


Signe Ratso

Deputy Director general, European Commission, Directorate General for Research, Technology and Innovation


Kevin Morgan

Professor, School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, UK


Tal Catran

Founder TC Holdings, Israel


Kieran McCarthy

Member of the European Committee of the Regions, Member of SEDEC and COTER Commissions


Adrian Solomon

Project Manager Environmental, Sustainability and Digital Projects for Industry, Research Excellence Centre for South-East Europe, Unit Leader Sheffield University


Alin Andries

Prof. univ. dr. Faculty of Economy and Business Administration, “Al.I. Cuza” University of Iasi

Magda de Carli

Head of Unit, Directorate General Research, Technology and Innovation, European Commission


Cristian Otgon

Transilvania iHUB 4.0.


Alina Popa

Director EURONEST ITC HUB
 
 



Ana-Roxana Pintilescu

Director – Regional Resource Centre North-East




Gerhard Schadler

Head Strategy Unit for STI Location & Regional Policies, Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research, Austria

Gabriela Macoveiu

Communication, Innovation and Cooperation Director, North-East RDA, Romania



Maja Fredotović

Prof. Dr. Sc. Dean, Faculty of Economics, University of Split, WIRE Edition 2020 Organiser

Parallel sessions


Zoya Damianova

Programme Director of the Applied Research and Communications Fund, Bulgaria


Angel Prieto

Director, Business Innovation Centre of Albacette, Spain


Joao Albuquerque Silva

Policy Officer, Directorate General Research, Technology and Innovation, European Commission


Marcela Mihai

Scientific Secretary, “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry of Romanian Academy, Iasi, Romania


Biba Visnjicki

Fraunhofer Project Centre, University of Twente, Netherlands


Wolfgang Wittke

Advisor to the Head of Secreteriat, EUREKA


Niki Naska

Communication manager, EUREKA


Dominique Foray

Professor, Chair of Economy and Innovation Management at EEPFL, Switzerland


Katja Reppel

Deputy Head of Smart Sustainable Growth Unit, DG Regio


Pirita Lindholm

Director, European Regions for Research and Innovation Network (ERRIN)


Frederic Pinna

Director at DEV’UP Centre-Val de Loire, France


Andrea di Anselmo

Vice-President, Meta Group, Italy
 
 


Marcin Warzocha

CEO Coolomat Sp. Z.o.o., Poland




Ciaran Dearle

Senior Expert, Directorate General for Research, Technology and Innovation, European Commission


Esteban Pelayo

Director, European Association of Regional Development Agencies (EURADA)


Joao Santos

Deputy Head of Unit for Vocational training, Apprenticeships and Adult learning – European Commission


Gianluca Coppola

Founder & President of European Digital Learning Network – D Learn


Brikena Xhomaqi

Director of Lifelong Learning Platform


Romeo Vasilache

Entrepreneurship & IPR Programs Director, Romanian-American Foundation


Willem Foorthuis

School of Financial and Economic Management, “Hanze” University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands


Michel Rod

Associate Dean, Research and International & Professor, “Sprott” School of Business, Canada


John Edwards

Policy Officer, Joint Research Centre, European Commission


Bogdan Chelariu

Coordinator of Brussels Representation Office, North-East RDA

Parallel Workshops and Hosted by Sessions


Daniel Dumitrescu

InnovX Business Accelerator, Romania


Mark Crowell

Executive Chairman – Academic Venture Exchange, USA


Harry Konstantopoulos

European Academy, UK


Adriana Zait

Prof. univ. dr. Faculty of Economy and Business Administration, “Al.I. Cuza” University of Iasi


Tal Catran

Founder TC Holdings, Israel


Ionuț Țața

Founder @Iceberg / Innovation and Technology Cluster – Digital Innovation Hub, Romania


Pieter de Jong

EU Representative, WETSUS, Netherlands


Corina Forascu

Conf. univ. dr. Faculty of Information Technologies, “Al. I. Cuza” University


Katalin Alfoldi

Policy officer
COST Association


Primož Pristovšek

Head of Science Operations
Cost Association


Wolfgang Wittke

Advisor to the Head of Secreteriat, EUREKA


Carlos Garcia Delgado

Head of Sector from CTA Andalucia


Biba Visnjicki

Director Business Development at Fraunhofer Project Center at the University of Twente


Ibrahim Ethem Șahin

Head of Planning, Programming and Coordination Department at TC Middle Black Sea Development Agency


Carolina Arriagada

Expert FDI at Cities & Collaboration


Frederic Pinna

Director at DEV’UP Centre-Val de Loire, France




Myriam Martin

Manager of projects area at TICBioMed, Murcia eHealth cluster


Anett Ruszanov

Projects and Administration Manger ERRIN


Francois Brizard

Policy and Legal Officer, European Commission, DG RTD


Twan Spierts

Reporter, mojo (mobile journalism) trainer and media advisor from The Netherlands


Alin Andries

Prof. univ. dr. Faculty of Economy and Business Administration, “Al.I. Cuza” University of Iasi


Cristina Baghiu

CEO, Founder & Facilitator, “Atelierul de Idei”