Event

Date

9 May 2015

Venue

Hotel International Iasi

Speakers

2 International and 7 Romanian amazing people

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Speakers

Alexandru Damaschin

Zig Zag through Romania

Alexandru Damaschin

Once upon a time, Ziggy, the "Ion Creangă who promotes the tourism in Romania", said:

- "Alexandru Damaschin will travel around Romania for 5 years with a great team. They will discover great Romanian stories and beautiful places from this land because their people need that. The artistic career and the entrepreneurial abilities of Alexandru will serve the team. "

“Zig Zag through Romania” is the name of the trip. Its goal is to increase the self-esteem of Romanians about them. This way, innovation can be brought in our society.

Alexandru Damaschin is oriented towards education. His joy, energy and enthusiasm from the trip will change the image about our country.

Matt Keen

Group Head of People and Organisation Effectiveness Endava

Matt Keen

His most recent experience was as an Organisation Design consultant working with multi-nationals for a boutique consultancy where he help restructure companies as varied as bakeries, multi-channel retailers and high-end IT.

During his time at Barclays Matt completed an Executive MBA at Cass Business School graduating with Distinction and he readily admits that his knowledge of Augustan Rome, thanks to a degree in Ancient and Modern History from The Queen’s College, University of Oxford, hasn’t been that relevant to his subsequent career.

Ion Barbu

Caricaturist

Ion Barbu

Ion Barbu, the man from Petrila, is a caricaturists and the creator of Cercul Artistilor Disparuti.

Throughout the time, he was involved in starting magazines and publishing houses, in organizing festivals, in finding gifted youngsters, in encouraging other artist and in setting up business with a cultural profit rather than a financial one.

He is one of the greatest critics of the communist régime and of disguised communism, after 1989. He is like a sanitary agent for the Romanian society, criticizing situations, attitudes and people in România Liberă, Academia Caţavencu, Dilema/Dilema Veche.

Radu Vasile

Entrepreneur, Project Manager and Software Architect

Radu Vasile

Entrepreneur, project manager and Software Architect – this is how Radu Vasile likes to introduce himself. He studied mathematics, informatics and project management, and he worked for more than 5 years as programmer. What he really wanted though was to work on projects with a big social impact.

Therefore, he became an entrepreneur in 2010. He was working on his own project in IT, public relations and communication, management and business. He is also involved in many social project, especially for disabled people, he himself having a sever visual disability.

His work has been recognized through many prizes, one of them being „Against all odds”, offered by Cisco System in 2005.

Bart van Bambost

Founder Streetwize and ThinkTalent

Bart van Bambost

Bart Van Bambost has both a background as entrepreneur, executive coach and corporate director.

On corporate level, Bart held a variety of HR management roles such Sr. HR Director for Nike EMEA (Emerging Markets and Retail Europe) and Regional HR Director Eastern Europe, Middle East and Latin-America for Danone (Baby Food & Medical Nutrition). As entrepreneur he successfully started and developed his own HR consulting firm Minds in Motion with operations in Europe and the Middle East. He led it to 7 years of consecutive growth after which he sold it.

Currently Bart is the Managing Partner of the fast growing social enterprise Streetwize and co-founder of ThinkTalent, in which he works as international HR advisor and executive coach. Bart holds a Bachelor degree in Psychology (Gent University) and a Master degree in Communication (Brussels University). He is passionate about Impact Leadership, Unleashing Human Potential and Social Entrepreneurship.

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Venue

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