Events

Latest and greatest news, tips, tickets, speakers, updates, agenda and much more around events in the Balkans and global events that people from the Balkans should attend.

Spark.me 2018, sparking the world from Budva, Montenegro

Our first day in the beautiful city of Budva, Montenegro, which is sometimes called also the Monaco of the Balkans couldn’t be better. The Spark.me 2018 edition kicked-off in style as always with an inspiring speaker line-up that packed the…

A round of speakers announced for this years Doku.Tech in Prishtina, Kosovo

Dokutech is an annual tech event in Prishtina, Kosovo that brings together individuals and tech talents with international speakers to meet, share and discuss around social implications of technological innovations through connectivity, masterclasses, workshops, and openness. Under this year’s motto “One…

South Eastern European Dialogue of Internet Governance

The fourth annual meeting of the South Eastern European Dialogue on Internet Governance (SEEDIG) in Ljubljana, Slovenia. With ‘Digital transformation and digital society in SEE’ as the main theme, and data as a cross-cutting topic, this year’s meeting will be…

More than 8,000 developers join the first day of We Are Developers

Is not every day that you see over 8,000 developers get together in one place in the beautiful city of Vienna in Austria. But that day started yesterday with the official kick-off of the We Are Developers Conference, a conference…

Three amazing days await us at Bits & Pretzels

Bits & Pretzels is a three-day festival that connects 5,000 founders, investors, startup enthusiasts, and all other decision-makers of the start-up ecosystems of the world. It’s no wonder why it’s called the Founders festival. The festival takes place in a…

The First Person To Tweet From Space, Is The New Spark.Me 2018 Keynote Speaker

The organizing team of Spark.me, one of the most carefully curated business/Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, which is set for May 26-27 (with an additional day of hands-on workshops on May 25), in the Mediterranean seaside resort of Budva, Montenegro,…

Virtual Reality challenges moral confusion: #MoralJourney wins international EYA Hackathon

What good are digital technologies and Virtual Reality? More than 100 young people from 10 nations developed digital solutions with social benefit in 48 hours at the Social VR Hackathon in Salzburg. The top class jury chose the VR-Game prototype…

The co-founder of Shazam, announced for Spark.me 2018 in Montenegro

New Spark.me 2018 speaker announced, this time it’s Dhiraj Mukherjee, co-founder of Shazam, which was acquired by Apple in 2017 for a reported $400 million. In 2000, Dhiraj co-founded Shazam Entertainment, the world’s first mobile phone-based music recognition service. He was…

Microsoft Expert for Artificial Intelligence Joseph Sirosh, speaker at WeAreDevelopers 2018

WeAreDevelopers brings Josef Sirosh, Artificial Intelligence expert, to Vienna for the WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2018, and keeps nurturing the productive partnership with Microsoft. WeAreDevelopers, one of the leading platforms for recruiting developers in Europe, brings Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President for…

Xbox’s father of invention, the latest speaker at Spark.me 2018

Spark.me 2018 has a new speaker. Boyd Multerer, former engineering leader for Xbox video game console, who founded Xbox Live and XNA. On the Xbox team, Boyd started Xbox Live in 2000, an online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service,…