Moderator: Vesna Damjanić
Vesna Damjanić is leading Serbian economic, finance and business journalist with over a decade of experience in communications and media with demonstrated skills and successes at the top national media broadcasters. Skilled in breaking news, interviewing, media relations, and corporate communications. Strong media and communication professional with an eye for a great story and content development. Excellent network of media and high-profile government and institution contacts.
Vesna Damjanić has been working in the news editorial office of Serbian Broadcasting corporation (RTS) from 2008. year. She is Chief of editor at economic department , journalist and presenter of weekly economic show, both editing and reporting on economic issue. Before RTS she worked at B92 TV for six years, also as a reporter on economic themes.
Lead economic, finance and business journalist on the national TV news programs with highest ratings (Dnevnik and weekly show Oko) . Wide network of contacts with high profile guests. Interviews with top national and international business and political leaders. Reporting from key international and national business events (World Economic Fourm Davos, Kopaonik Business Forum). In charge of news pitching to editors, selection and preparation. Providing directorial input, handling crew at location reporting. Concept development, guest selection and live TV interviews and panels with high level representatives of business, government and institutions in Serbia.
Apart that, having certification and license of media trainer for last seven years she has held numeros media training , coaching and consulting on TV presentation and interview skills for journalists and different type of managers . Also, for last 9 years she has been working as panel moderation on different topic.
Having a degree at Faculty of Political Science in Belgrade, Vesna finished specialist studies on Journalism in electronic media. So far in her career she has attended the course in London about reporting and media presentation organized by BBC, and different courses about journalism and tv reporting organized by IREX, Reuters News Agency and Deutche Welle Academie in Berlin . She speaks and writes English, and has a basic knowledge of French.