Beatrice Bălan

Public Events Coordinator, Aspen Institute Romania

Beatrice has a wide experience in organizing events directly participating at over 70 domestic and international beti1events (New York, Amman, Tel – Aviv, Istanbul, Athens, Berlin, London, Madrid, Rome, Brussels, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Moldova, Vienna, Monte Carlo, Geneva)  with Forum Invest, the latest being “Gulf Cooperation Council  - South – Eastern Europe Economic Forum”  and a 4 year program to promote large infrastructure projects and Public-Private Partnership strategy in Romania.

With a degree in Environmental Management at University of Bucharest, she has a Masters in PR and Communications at National School of Political Science and Public Administration and two CODECS certifications in Project and HR Management. A specialization in EU-funded project management and a certification as a trainer in project management and sales directed her towards activities of NGOs funded by the European Union. As an “A degree” expert, she is involved in national strategic projects dedicated to children with problems.

She led two media companies with important projects in print and on-line, but she is really excited to return to core expertise of organizing events and to be part of a platform designed to put Bucharest on the map of the major global conferences.