Junior Chamber International (JCI) Bucharest and JCI Romania are proud to announce its European Leadership Conference taking place in Bucharest, Romania from May 24th to 27th, 2023. This year’s event is going to be a dynamic and exciting gathering of business leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators from across Europe and beyond. Under the tagline of “New era. New Business” the conference will address the most up-to-date business and economic topics.
JCI European Conference agenda includes a Business Summit, Creative Young Entrepreneur contest, an entertaining Expo, JCI program with trainings, workshops, receptions, meetings, Public Speaking & Debating Championships. There will also be opportunities for company visits, city tours, coffee and wine tastings, Romanian cuisine, and famous pălinca. To spice the experience, attendees can enjoy the Swiss-German night on Thursday and the Finnish night on Friday.
The event kicks off with a grand opening ceremony at Face Club, awarded as the “Best Club in Romania” by World’s Finest Clubs. The evening will feature a Romanian traditional feast, an open bar and a very special performance by Tarafu Mexicanu. The night will also feature a special dance of the Călușari, a UNESCO-recognized cultural masterpiece.
The two-day Business Summit will take place on 25 & 26 of May at the Crowne Plaza. Its main focus is on the theme of “Innovating Business in Europe.” Panel discussions and keynotes will cover a range of timely topics such as Romanian investment opportunities, the European economy, business innovation, sustainable finances, access to capital, international trade, supply chain and digital marketing, among others.
Keynotes and participants confirmed include Stelian Bujduveanu, Deputy Mayor of Bucharest; Sebastian Burduja, Minister of Research, Innovation, and Digitalization; Baybars Altuntas, World Business Angels Investment Forum Chairman; Carmen Pungă – Industry Head for Google in Bucharest; Iustinian Belghir – General Manager of Glovo Romania and Moldova; Raluca Radu, Country Manager of ANSWEAR; Simon Alexander Ong, Entrepreneur and Business Strategist; inventor Cornel Amariei, Ten Outstanding Young Persons Finalist, Founder dotLumen; Niki Kousi, Managing Director EIT Manufacturing CLC South East; Andrei Radu, Founder GPeC – The Most Important E-Commerce Event in CEE; as well as other governmental and business leaders in the region.
The Expo area, located at Iris Ballroom, near Crowne Plaza, will be open on 25 & 26 of May from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM and offer a chance to check out competitors, discover new business solutions, and enjoy VR and leisure activities.
The conference will end in style with a Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony at the Palace of Parliament, the second-largest building in the world. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is not to be missed.
JCI European Conference Bucharest 2023 is an unparalleled opportunity for professionals to connect, learn, and grow their businesses. Register now for this exciting event and experience the best of Romania and the European business community.