Technology Entrepreneurship and Ecosystem

Track moderator

Maja Levi-Jakšić, PhD

professor at the Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade


Maja Levi Jaksic, PhD is full professor at the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Organizational Sciences, and Head of the Department for management of technology, innovation and development. Prof Levi Jaksic has published more than 200 works, among which more than 20 books and monographs and had been engaged in fundamental and applied research projects. She has been teaching as visiting professor at universities in Greece, United Kingdom, Japan, and France and is the program leader of the dual diploma Academic Master program in International Business and Management, organized in cooperation with the Middlesex University from London. She is a member of Editorial Board of Technovation.


In the dynamic global environment, with continuous and exponential technological growth and development, the relevance of the research conducted in technology and innovation management and entrepreneurship is of high priority. The ultimate goal of achieving global competitiveness of firms and economies depends on the results achieved in strengthening the crucial competitive pillars of technology and innovation entrepreneurship and ecosystems. The discussion is open for theoretical and empirical research contributions focused at both the internal company and external environment factors and forces leading to sustainable and innovative management and entrepreneurship results and solutions. It is especially focused at discussing strategy and actions for strengthening innovative and entrepreneurial capacities for competitiveness growth of Serbian economy.

Date and time

Will be announced soon

Key topics

  • Ecosystem Building and Development (Building a Network of Partners and Investors)
  • Community Building and Development
  • The Ecosystem Support Frameworks for Entrepreneurs
  • Introduction to Business Accelerators and Business Incubators Various Models (Private, Public, Academic)
  • The Know-How and Knowledge Transfer in Promoting Entrepreneurial Programs
  • Start-ups and Entrepreneurs
  • Academia and Entrepreneurship



April 23 Deadline for paper submission
May 7 Notification of paper acceptance
May 18 Deadline for early-bird registration
June 1 Deadline for standard registration
June 07 - 10 Symposium