Meet Eight World Renowned Personalities at One Place

Monday, June 27, 2011

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, June 28, 2011 -


How to increase profitability, turn
local company into a globally recognized brand
and how to use intuition in order to achieve your
? Eight famous keynote speakers of
business, politics,
and management and leadership
backgrounds will answer these and many other questions at the
Big Ideas for CEE conference
Bratislava, Slovakia.

This conference, the only one of its kind in Central and Eastern
, will serve as an inspiration for leaders of European
companies. World-class minds, each representing the top of their
respective fields of expertise, were chosen to provide the audience
with new ideas and strategies, current trends, innovative thoughts
and bold visions.

The greatest chess player of all time, Gary Kasparov,
known as the invincible strategist, a very intuitive player and
considered one of the top 100 living geniuses in the world, will
talk about success based on strategies and tactics. Scott
the best-selling author of “Collapse of Distinction:
Stand Out & Move Up While Your Competition Fails”, named by
Miami Herald as one of the ten “Best Business Books of 2009″, will
share his view on “What customers really want?” A brand building
expert, Peter Littmann will talk about turning a local
German clothing company, Hugo Boss, into a globally recognized
brand. “How to get to the top and stay there” will be the main
theme of the speech by the most successful president of FC
Barcelona, Joan Laporta.

The famous futurologist, best selling author, and one of
Europe’s most wanted speakers in his field, Magnus Lindkvist
will talk about forecasting trends, innovation, creativity and
recognition of opportunities. Participants will surely also find
inspiration in the speech delivered by the “father of coaching” and
former race car driver, Sir John Whitmore.

World Bank’s former director Ian Scott, will appear at
the conference as an expert on international economy, development
and knowledge management. The two-day marathon of inspiration will
also include a lecture on “How to future-proof your business” by
Leo F. Johnson - an IFC award-winner and world-class advisor
on sustainable development.

Big Ideas for CEE, href=""> will
take place on October 13 and 14 in Bratislava, Slovakia and is
brought to you by SOITRON, Slovak IT Company of the Year 2010.
We would like to offer business leaders in
our region an opportunity to meet
speakers to create a source of inspiration,
new ideas and innovative ways of thinking
,” explains the
reasons behind the event Ondrej Smolár, SOITRON’s Chairman and CEO.
SOITRON ( href=""> is one of
the largest info-communication integrators and IT service providers
in Slovakia, Czech Republic and Romania with more than 700
employees, annual revenue of 76 million EUR, and 20 years of

Organization of Big Ideas for CEE is guaranteed by Speakers ( href=""> the only
company of its kind in Central and Eastern Europe, member of the
prestigious International Association of Speakers Bureaus

Contact: Helena Kanderková, PR Manager, +421-903-760-201,


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