News archive - [Event Announcement] Danube IT 2012: Innovation and Entrepreneurship - You can continue to schedule B2B meetings online until May 15, 2012.

The Danube IT 2012 Conference in Novi Sad, Serbia, May 31 – June 1 will explore a variety of topics related to high-tech Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Conference participants will learn from a stellar lineup of speakers, be able to share their own experiences, and will have the opportunity to network with speakers and participants during individual presentations, panel discussions, the unconference session, B2B matchmaking, and many informal social settings.


Danube IT 2012 is an ideal venue for anyone interested in information technologies, high-tech startups, innovation, and entrepreneurship: founders and potential founders of high tech startups, managers and employees of established IT companies, as well as engineering and business students.

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B2B matchmaking is a fast and easy way to introduce your business to both potential partners and new markets. Use this opportunity! You can continue to schedule meetings online until May 15, 2012.


Thursday, May 31st

9:00 - 9:25


9:25 - 9:30

Opening Address

Milan Solaja, Vojvodina ICT Cluster

9:30 - 9:45

Welcome Address

Miroslav Veskovic, Rector of the University of Novi Sad

9:45 - 10:30

Keynote: Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship

Brent Townshend, Inventor, Entrepreneur, Photographer

10:30 - 12:00

Unconference: High-tech Entrepreneurship

During the unconference session, participants will have an opportunity to both define and discuss topics related to high-tech entrepreneurship in Serbia.

We will take 15-20min to define several topics, then split into several group discussions (~50min), followed by each group presenting (2-3min) their findings at the end of the session.

What is Unconference?

How to Prepare to Attend Unconference

12:00 - 12:15


12:15 - 13:30

Panel Discussion: Creating Successful High-tech Startups in Serbia

In this panel session founders of several successful high-tech companies from Serbia will discuss their experiences in creating successful businesses.

Ilija Studen, A51

Vladimir Prelovac, ManageWP

Nebojsa Matic, MikroElektronika

Branko Milutinovic, Nordeus

Moderator: Ognjen Todic, Keen Research

13:30 - 14:15

Agile Techniques as Business Acceleration Tools

Ralph Jocham, Effective Agile, GmbH

14:15 - 15:30


15:30 - 16:15

The Magical Mystique of Innovation and Doing Your Own Magic

Dhiraj Mukherjee, Shazam Co-Founder & Social Business Consultant

16:20 - 17:05

Silicon Valley Start-up from Idea to Liquidity Event

Zarko Maletin, Plug & Play Tech Center

17:10 - 17:55

Early Days of Eye-Fi (via video link)

Ziv Gillat, Co-Founder and VP of Business Development at Eye-Fi

18:00 - 20:00

Networking Time

20:00 - 21:30

Free Time


Beach party by the Danube River

Friday, June 1st

9:00 - 12:00

B2B Meeting

12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 15:00

B2B Meeting




Source: Email by Maria Stancu Mirosavljev, Vojvodina ICT cluster

Geographical focus
  • International; Other
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Natural Sciences

Entry created by Ines Marinkovic on May 11, 2012
Modified on May 11, 2012