Institute for Digital Economy
Pařížská 16
110 00 Praha 1

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Jana Adamcová

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Jan Klesla

Who is IDE?

Jana Adamcová

Founder and Chair. She has 15 years of experiences from both state administration and private sector. In 2014-2015, she was Advisor to the Vice Prime Minister for Science, Research and Innovation charged with cooperation with industries. Her specialty are emerging industries: digital economy and cultural and creative industries.

Naďa Machková Prajzová, Ph.D..

Board member. She studied history and German philology and gained experiences during her study visits in Germany and Belgium. She was director of the Museum of Eastern Bohemia in Hradec Králové from 2011 till 2017. In the field of cultural and creative industries, her focus is mainly on matters of memory institutions.

Prof. Pierluigi Sacco

Board member. Economy professor at International University of Languages and Media in Milan and visiting professor at Harvard University. He contributes to International Journal of Cultural and Creative Industreis, Il Sole 24 Ore, Artribune and Flash Art and publishes articles on cultural economy, cultural policy, game theory and economical theory.

Jan Klesla

Director of the Institute. Jan has extensive experience both from private and public sector and works with NGOs and cooperates with think tanks in Czech Republic and on international level. He focuses on digital transformation of economy and regulatory issues with special interest in AI and newly emerging economic models.