One Big Network – JA Alumni Europe Conference 2023, Vilnius, Lithuania

The JA Alumni Europe Conference 2023, held in the city of Vilnius, Lithuania, from August 23rd to 27th, was a dynamic and inspiring event that brought together over 150 alumni from across the continent. With the central theme of “One Big Network,” the conference emphasized the transformative potential of connections in the world of business and entrepreneurship.

From various corners of Europe, young alumni gathered to share their experiences, insights, and dreams. Among the participants were four JA Albania alumni, enriching the conference’s diversity. The event bridged their past experiences with future possibilities, offering fresh insights through interactions with peers from diverse backgrounds.

A standout was the recognition of Irena Matraku, a JA Albania alumna, honored as a FERD’S List Honouree for her exceptional entrepreneurship journey. This recognition not only celebrates Matraku’s achievements but also serves as an inspiration to countless other young minds eager to make their mark in the business world.

Featuring workshops, panels, and networking, the conference explored topics from sustainable business to innovation’s role in shaping the future.

In the end, the conference wasn’t just an event—it was a catalyst for growth, a celebration of achievements, and a reminder that the JA network continues to be a powerful force in shaping the lives of young entrepreneurs across Europe and beyond.