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.

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,…

Call for Official Spark.me 2018 Bloggers

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,…

WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2018, over 8,000 dev enthusiasts in one place

WeAreDevelopers Congress brings together developers and IT professionals from all over Europe in one place. The aim of the Congress is to connect developers from over 70 countries and encourage sharing of knowledge and experience, and to connect companies and…

BalkanConnect2018 hackathon!

As part of marking the first 10 years of its work, the European Fund for the Balkans is organising policy hackathons — #BalkanConnect2018 — in Belgrade, Skopje, Pristina and Sarajevo. The goal of these unique regional endeavours is to inspire…

Mark w. Schaefer, a recognized social media marketing strategist, is the first spark.me 2018 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,…

Two days at the sixth edition of KosICT and why it’s worth attending next year, too

KosICT, started six years ago by the ICT Association of Kosovo (STIKK) as an experimental tech event in Pristina, Kosovo with different tracks and focused on various topics that included even hands-on training workshops. Six years forward, the event has…