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Theme: Talents. Education. Development.

Kyiv, Ukraine
May 20th, 2012

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About this event

This event was dedicated to uncovering the role of talents and education in creating our future. How to discover and develop talents. How education may create an environment for that. How a country can attract or detract talents. What role talents and education play in the knowledge economy, how they can uniquely position an individual, a community or a state.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Alexey Grekov
    Co-creator of private school "Athens"
  • Ivan Malkovich
    Poet, creator of A-BA-BA-GA-LA-MA-HA publishing
  • Alexei Kapterev
    Presentation consultant, book author
  • Evhen Pentsak
    Professor of finance, financial adviser
  • Natalya Shulga
  • Dmytry Dziuba
    Neural networks researcher
  • Anatoly Bondarenko
    Programmer and journalist at
  • Maria Bashlyk
    Psychologist and founder of "Vesela nauka"
  • Liliya Mlinarich
    Executive and creator of Jazz Koktebel festival
  • Igor Skliarevsky
    Designer, creator of alternative Kyiv navigation
  • Pavlo Sheremeta
    Strategy consultant and professor, partner at Inspira - Institute of Strategy
  • Anna Petrova
    Creator of Entrepreholic! conference
  • Valeriy Pekar
    Entrepreneur and social philosopher, co-founder of WikiCityNomica community
  • Olha Bohomolec
    Doctor and singer

Venue and Details

Український дім
Khreshchatyk St, 2
Kyiv, 02000

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Vsevolod Dyomkin
Kyiv, Ukraine

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