Profile of lector: Tereza Ostrihoňová, SK

Profile of lector: Tereza Ostrihoňová, SK

Tereza is director of Modrá Sova (Blue Owl) NGO in Stupava, a town near the capital of Slovakia. It runs a community centre, which provides space and means for a forest kindergarten, prepares and offers educational activities in the field…

Profile of lector: Hana Bernardová, CZ

Profile of lector: Hana Bernardová, CZ

After having graduated from the Master in Landscape and Garden Architecture, I worked for eight years in urban planning area as a specialist for landscape, agricultural land, nature protection and green spaces. At about the same time I started to…

Profile of lector: Klaus Hermann, PL

Profile of lector: Klaus Hermann, PL

From engineer, corporate finance professional and private equity investor to psychology and therapeutical practitioner….With strong interest in anthropological dimensions and conceptual underpinnings of successful communities.

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

My desire for sharing the view of the world has led the idea to visit existing small communities. After a visit of Zaježová, we decided to try it by ourselves. Life on the mountain settlement and the need to deal with the…

Profile of lector: Łukasz Nowacki, PL

Profile of lector: Łukasz Nowacki, PL

Futurist and environmental designer. Founder of the TRANSFORMACJA Foundation, Managing Director of Polish Permaculture Research Institute, a pioneer of permaculture movement in Poland and ecological design teacher. He received his Master’s Degree in Ecohydrology and ecosystemic biotechnology from the University…

Profile of lector: Patricia Černáková, SK

Profile of lector: Patricia Černáková, SK

Certified permaculture designer, as a daughter of permaculture pioneer in Czechoslovakia, Karol Končko, she was in connection with permaculture from her early childhood. In 1994 she attended her first permaculture design course in Czech Republic. Since then she teaches permaculture…

Profile of lector: Ulrike Reimann, DE

Profile of lector: Ulrike Reimann, DE

Ulrike´s personal journey reflects the essence of the approaches that she uses. Ulrike encourages individuals and groups to discover what they are passionate about and she supports them to dare to live their passion out. Seeing many people, projects and…

Profile of lector: David Sulík, SK

Profile of lector: David Sulík, SK

David Sulik as a graduate of Economics (Department of Internal Trade) has been working for over 20 years in the banking sector. He is also a columnist and writes articles in several media. He is author of three books –…

Profile of lector: Hana and Milan Čamlík, CZ

Profile of lector: Hana and Milan Čamlík, CZ

Hana Čamlíková She and her husband Milan are leaders of a certified therapeutic community OZ Krok in Kyjov, CZ. She studied special education, ethics and achieved the qualification as an addictologist. Dealing with children and adolescents brought her to the…

Profile of lector: Hana Perglerová, CZ

Profile of lector: Hana Perglerová, CZ

Lector of children care and education. Finished 3-year study of Waldorf education, which greatly inspired her in her work. The idea of conscious observation and personal knowledge is a key principle she follows. She is member of various civil associations…

Profile of lector: Ádám Kobrizsa, HU

Profile of lector: Ádám Kobrizsa, HU

Adam Kobrizsa is one of the founders of Mindspace Nonprofit Ltd, which works with 12 experts in the fields of smart city and non-formal education. He is one of the owners of Lumen Cafe and Bar which is an important…

Profile of lector: Lucia Csabai, HU

Profile of lector: Lucia Csabai, HU

Currently she is a community development expert in a Hungarian community planning program supported by the EEA/Norway Grant. In partnership with the Icelandic Citizens Foundation they started to use the e-democracy platform of Your Priorities with the offline methods of…

Profile of lector: Rory Maher, PL

Profile of lector: Rory Maher, PL

Rory Maher has lived for 15 years at Ecovillage Bhrugu Aranya in southern Poland and is a member of Fundacja Terapia Homa, an educational centre that teaches ancient Vedic techniques of healing the environment which can be applied to organic…

Profile of lector: Dariusz Śmiechowski, PL

Profile of lector: Dariusz Śmiechowski, PL

Architect, lecturer, publicist and critic. Participant and leader of projects and programmes concerned with sustainability in architecture and urban design. Author and co-author of public spaces’ projects and educational participatory projects in a number of places. The main areas of…

Profile of lector: Helena Jiránková, CZ

Profile of lector: Helena Jiránková, CZ

Helena Jiránková studied psychology and being active part of community was always her natural way of life. Beginning with community activities for environmental protection was later attracted with marketing project Green Ways built on supporting healthy life style, open and…

Profile of lector: Karina Suwindi, PL

Profile of lector: Karina Suwindi, PL

Karina Suwindi have been a member of the community Ecovillage Bhrugu Aranya in Poland for nearly 3 years and have lived in various other communities in India, New Zealand, and Australia. Her experience in community living comes first hand and is also…

Profile of lector: Adam Čajka, CZ

Profile of lector: Adam Čajka, CZ

Adam Čajka teach about global issues, how to work with the attitudes, prejudices and how you can achieve understanding in conflicts. Approach, in which he found what he was looking for is a non-violent communication, because it considers a clear, functional way, providing…

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

Profile of lector: Robo Jankovich, SK

My desire for sharing the view of the world has led the idea to visit existing small communities. After a visit of Zaježová, we decided to try it by ourselves. Life on the mountain settlement and the need to deal with the…