We have the honor to announce Dr. Vlaho Kostov’s joining of the Macedonia2025 Educational Board. Mr. Kostov has a PhD. from the Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Technology where he was also an Associate Professor. Mr. Kostov has taught both in English and Japanese and has published more than 25 peer-reviewed technical papers. He has lead projects in industry and innovation design while studying at Stanford University.
Mr. Kostov is acting as Research and Development Executive for Panasonic and head of the company’s Central-East Europe and Mediterranean regions. He represents Panasonic in a number of management boards of industry consortiums and associations. Mr. Kostov has more than 20 years of experience in the Consumer Electronics, Telecom and Automotive industries and is dedicated to technology management and developing new business strategies. Mr. Kostov was the President of the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) in Macedonia.
Mr. Kostov has made an immense contribution to the Macedonia2025 in the capacity of speaker and moderator in 2015 and 2016. Mr. Kostov will contribute to the activities of the Macedonia2025 think-and-do-tank.
Mr. Kostov has stated: “I am delighted to be part of the Education Board of Macedonia 2025 – it will be a privilege to join the inspiring team and further support the noble cause and help build a stronger Macedonia.