Ekofungi and Science|Innovation|Communication are proud to jointly present the conference: Waste to Taste: New Sustainable and Successful Business Models.

The main objective of the conference is to promote entrepreneurship, encouraging future and current entrepreneurs to think outside of clichés – to show that an innovation, flexible approach to business and technology that contributes to protection of the environment, can make a successful sustainable business model.

The conference will be held on 27 March at the Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration, Bulevar Zorana Đinđića 44, Belgrade. Entrance is free.

The conference program:

09:00 – 09:30 Registration

09:30 – 10:15 Opening Session
Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development
World Bank
Innovation Fund

10:15 – 11:15 Gunter Pauli, Zeri Foundation, Belgium
“100 innovations, 100 million jobs, inspired by nature”

11:15 – 11:35 Silvia Barbero, Assistant Professor , Politecnico di Torin, Italy
Systematic Design approach for local economic development towards zero emissions

11:35 – 11:50 Coffee Break

11:50 – 12:10 Prof. Dr. Tibor Kiss, University Pecs, Hungary
Modeling the Effects of the Energy-Production, Utilization and Waste Management Technologies to the Competitiveness of the Cities and Regions

12:10 – 12:30 Dr Tóth Gergely, Associate professor, the University of Pannonia, Hungary
Brave New Economics

12:30 – 12:50 Ulrich Bass, Germany
Innovation, Communication, Investment – Development and Commercialization of Innovative Products and Services. Change in New Venture Development – A Configuration Perspective

12:50 – 13:10 prof. dr Mihailo Crnobrnja, Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration – FEFA, Serbia
Green economy and development

13:10 – 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 – 14:15 Ivana Gađanski, Serbia
FAB LAB – science and entrepreneurship at work

14:15 – 14:30 B. Bruce Yerkovich, Croatia
Repopulation of abandoned areas in Europe – a case study from UNESCO protected Velebit mountain in Croatia

14:30 – 14:45 Camila Amaya-Castro, Holland
Blue entrepreneurship – case study

14:45 – 15:00 Matija Hlebar, Croatia
Cargo bicycles for sustainable community

15:00 – 15:15 Mr. Ivanka Milenković, Serbia, entrepreneur
Ekofungi – model of circular economy created through innovation

15:15 – 17:00 Panel Discussion “The new business models for launching Serbian economy”

19:30 – 24:00 Restaurant “Alo, Alo” – socializing, learning, networking, with food and drink (RSD 2,500 fee, payable at registration)

We hope to see you there!