Past Speakers

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Dr. Adobi Jessica Timiyo

Assistant Professor of Business at the American university of Malta

Presentation topic – ‘Feminism, identity, and culture clash: Female educational leaders’ reliance on micromanagement to bridge the leadership gap’

Dr. Adobi Jessica Timiyo obtained her doctorate degree (PhD) from the University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom. Under the supervision of Drs. Annie Yeadon-Lee and Joanne Blake, her thesis explored the intricacies of servant leadership in UK higher education sector. She has two master’s degree, one in marketing and the other in business and management, which she obtained from Liverpool Hope University, United Kingdom. Her academic journey spanned far back to 2005 as an assistant lecturer in Delta state university, since then she had occupied various roles across different educational institutions in UK, Europe, and Africa. In 2014, she worked as part-time lecturer in Liverpool Hope University, United Kingdom. Later, she joined the university of Seychelles as full-time lecturer from 2016 to 2018, teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Presently, she is a full-time assistant professor of business with the American University of Malta. She remains an active researcher within the broader fields of knowledge management, customer relationship management, strategic options for SMEs, and leadership research in higher education.

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Assoc. Prof. Katalin LIPTÁK, Ph.D. in economics, doctor of laws

Associate professor, head of department, vice-dean, University of Miskolc, Faculty of Economics, Department of Labour Market and Employment Policy, Miskolc, Hungary

Katalin graduated in Economist at the University of Miskolc, Faculty of Economics in 2008 and she graduated in Law at the University of Miskolc, Faculty of Law in 2015. Her research topic is the labour market, especially in the Central-Eastern-European region. She defended her Ph.D. dissertation in 2013, the title was: “Impact of the globalization on regional labour markets – convergence or divergence”. Katalin is an associate professor of University of Miskolc, Faculty of Economics and head of department of Labour Market and Employment Policy. The essence of her professional interest is how changed the labour market and the expectations of employees. She is the member of the Hungarian Regional Science Association till 2008. She is editorial board member of the Eastern European Business and Economics Journal. She is editor-in-chief of Socialis Series in Social Science journal.

Topic for keynote presentation:
Using the Balance Scorecard for outgoing accounts as a method for strategic decision support

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Assoc. Prof. Zoltán MUSINSZKI, Ph.D. in economics

Associate professor, head of institute, vice-dean, University of Miskolc, Faculty of Economics, Miskolc, Hungary

Zoltán is an associate professor and vice-dean for Scientific and Accreditation Affairs at the Faculty of Economics, University of Miskolc, Hungary. His fields of research are management control, management, and cost accounting. He is currently researching the evolution and development of controlling and cost systems for SMEs and their social innovation aspects. He is a member of the Quality Assurance Committee of the Hungarian Accreditation Committee and of the Management and Controlling Association as well as of the Editorial Board of Controller Info. He is furthermore editor-in-chief of Hantos Periodika and chairman of the Editorial Board.

Topic for keynote presentation:
Using the Balance Scorecard for outgoing accounts as a method for strategic decision support

Prof Dr. Takuya Kaneko

Prof Dr. Takuya Kaneko is Senior Associate Professor at ICU, researching Data Science for effective trading. He earned his BS degree in Math & Statistics at Keio University MA and PhD degrees in Financial Engineering at Tokyo Institute of Technology. He worked for S&P, BOJ, and DB mainly as an economist/quantitative analyst.

Dr. Ioanna Dimitrakaki

Dr. Ioanna Dimitrakaki graduated from Senior High School in 2005 and she studied in the Department of Commerce and Quality Control of Agricultural Products (School of Technology and Agronomy), in the Technical Educational Institute of Western Macedonia, Florina, Greece, during the years 2005-2009. She had her first master in 2011 (2010-2011: Master of Arts in Business Management with Commendation, Kingston University, UK) and her second one in 2012 (2011-2012: Master of Business Administration, Kingston University, UK). She had her PhD from the South -West University “Neofit Rilski”, Bulgaria (2014-2017) in Economics and Industrial Business Administration. She has been teaching management courses in the International Hellenic University, Serres, Greece (Department of Business Organisation and Administration, School of Economy and Administration) since 2021. She was a member of the Editorial Board in Economics in the USA Journal Management Science and Engineering from 2018 to 2020. She speaks English (Level C2 PROFICIENCY), Bulgarian (Level B2, CEFRL), and Russian (Level B1, CEFRL). She has been a speaker in several International Conferences regarding management, whereas she has written articles on management and marketing issues in several scientific journals. Her primary areas of scientific interest are management and marketing.

Dr.Birce Dobrucalı Yelkenci

Dr.Birce Dobrucalı Yelkenci is Assistant Professor at Department of International Trade and Finance in the Faculty of Business at the Izmir University of Economics. Birce received her B.S. degree in International Trade and M.Sc. degree in Logistics Management from Izmir University of Economics, and her Ph.D. degree in Business Administration from Dokuz Eylul University. Her research focuses on International Marketing, E-Commerce, and Social Media Analytics.

Ms. Jovana Golubovic

Ms. Jovana Golubovic is holder of Master’s degree in French with minor in English. She is holder of DALF C1, certificate of proficiency in French language issued by Ministry of National Education of French Republic. Jovana worked as a Lecturer at Faculty of Philosophy in Nis. She is editor of a scientific journal published by University of Nis in Serbia. Jovana is currently employed by Outsource Insurance Professionals as Underwriting Assistant Specialist. Her area of business are Property & Casualty and Garage Binder issuance and Policy issuance.

Mr. Paul Wolter Michel Cuypers

Mr. Paul Wolter Michel Cuypers graduated from Royal Netherland Naval College, he is a certified project-, program-, change-, test-manager, and agile coach with experience in banking, boat industry, IT, and naval defense projects. His position is Senior project leader
He is an international speaker with a particular interest in developing next-generation project methods and techniques beyond agile and lean. His area of interest are Project methodology, Uncertainty management, System & capability thinking

Mr. Nguyen Huu Hoang Tho

Mr. Nguyen Huu Hoang Tho is a holder of an Information Management Master’s degree in English at Shu-te University, Taiwan. He is a holder of the IBM Data Science Professional Certificate and Business Metrics for Data-Driven Companies by Duke University. His position is a Main lecturer at Hue University, Vietnam. Tho is currently a Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Management and Economics, Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Czech Republic. His areas of interest are Digital Marketing, Green Marketing, ERP, E-commerce, Data Science, Business Analysis.

Ms. Emi Asayam

Ms. Emi Asayama, Graduated from Musashino Art University, School of Creative Thinking for Social Innovation, Doctoral Degree Program.
Currently managing director in Accenture Strategy in Tokyo, where she heads the Human centric strategy initiative.
Her area of interests are in Human centric Strategy, Art & Design especially in business context.

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MSC. Christian Abel

MSC. Christian Abel M.Sc., MBA is a certified safety engineer for hydraulic systems with experience in the areas of simulation, model creation and mechanical engineering.
He is currently working in R&D and system design at Konecranes in Duesseldorf, Germany.
FinTech and the tokenized economy are of personal interest.

Mr. Hidayet Beyhan

Mr. Hidayet Beyhan, a PhD Candidate at Istanbul Technical University. He is currently a visitor researcher at University of Liverpool that is funded by TUBITAK. His research field includes quantitative methods, agent-based simulation, and computational finance.

Mr.Serugunda Henry Mukalazi

Mr.Serugunda Henry Mukalazi holds a Bachelor of Information Technology, MSc. Information Systems from Makerere University, MBA- International Business from Amity University. He is currently a PhD student at Xiangtan University China majoring in Information Resources Management. His research area of interests include; health informatics and Information Resources resources Management.