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In 2018, Generation 3.0 Awards will be
conferred in these categories:

Personality ready for change

  • curiosity and a joy of discovering, lifelong learning, self-education, self-development

  • the ability to adjust to change

  • innovation, creativity, originality, experimenting, artistic perception and expression

  • self-control

  • healthy life style

Technological and natural knowledge

  • natural sciences, mathematics

  • information literacy, technological knowledge and skills, programming

  • technical subjects

Career and entrepreneurial skills

  • the ability to communicate – structure thoughts, the ability to use arguments, present, discuss, and make oneself understood

  • the ability to cooperate

  • leadership, independence, responsibility, pro-active approaches

  • problem-solving skills

  • entrepreneurial spirit

  • knowledge in economy and financial literacy

  • language skills

Social and civic competences

  • critical thinking - reading comprehension, the ability to recognize manipulation

  • tolerance, a sensitive approach to difference

  • social and emotional intelligence - empathy, sympathy, and respect

  • helpfulness and solidarity

  • honesty, trustworthiness, ethical decision-making

  • civic engagement, democratic attitudes

  • intercultural communication

  • combating xenophobia and extremism

  • the understanding of global contexts, competences necessary for life and success in today’s globally interconnected world

  • responsibility towards the environment

Innovations in the system of education

  • projects which improve the educational environment

  • support programmes for modern teacher training

  • new methods of instruction

  • projects aimed at equal opportunities and wide accessibility

  • programmes aimed at the development of interdisciplinarity at schools

Our people

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Vladimír Bužek

A top Slovak scientist, a theoretical physicist, a holder of Hlava Award 2008, who is in charge of the Research Centre for Quantum Information at the Institute of Physics at the SAS. He looks for opportunities to unite visions for Slovakia and Generation 3.0.

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Andrea Cocherová

Administrator of the Orange Foundation, Chair of the Association of Corporate Foundations and Corporate Endowment Funds.

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Štefan Klein

An inventor and a constructor of AeroMobil, th head of Transport Design Atelier at the Department of Design at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design. He brings in experience from R&D into Generation 3.0.

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Andrea Kanabová

She works at Accenture as a Manager coordinating responsible entrepreneurship. Her expertise is in managing business projects.

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Jana Kontúrová

Director of Primary School in Bošany. She assesses the details and feasibility of selected interventions.

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Dušan Meško

A university professor at Jessenius Faculty of Medicine at Comenius University in Martin. He develops activities to support research and innovation.

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Ivan Pavlov

A university lecturer at the Department of Andragogy, Faculty of Education at Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica. He maps stakeholders in education, helps consult and scale projects.

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Saskia Repčíková

President of the Slovak Association of Private Schools and School Facilities. She brings innovations in education into the programme. She helps develop the communication strategy toward key stakeholders.

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Lucia Šicková

A co-founder of Pixel Federation. In Generation 3.0 she provides support in strategy-making, builds leadership skills of people in supported projects. She is also in charge of checking efficiency and using gamification.

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Matej Šiškovič

Director of the Educational Policy Institute, a state think-tank. He sets the methodology of the assessment of intervention impact and brings Generation 3.0’s activities in line with the Ministry’s activities.

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Thomas Collins

Chairperson of the Governing Body of the Dublin Institute of Technology, interim President of Maynooth University, Government Advisor on the Green Paper (1998) and the White Paper (2000) on lifelong learning.

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Pasi Mattila

Director of Finpeda Ltd., responsible for several significant innovative educational projects, Academic Leader of the Immersive Learning Research Network.

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Michael Jacobsen

A successful entrepreneur, an investor, and the founder of The Global Entrepreneurs Agency.

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Helmut Hartmeyer

An associate professor of global education at the Institute for Development Issues at the University of Vienna.

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Lenka Surotchak

She has been in charge of the foundation’s strategy and management since 2002. She looks for opportunities to unite visions and key stakeholders.

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Pavel Hrica

He is in charge of the strategy of the corporate philanthropy programmes in the Pontis Foundation, communicates with corporate donors, and develops the Generation 3.0

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Tomáš Janeček

He is a project coordinator at the Pontis Foundation. In Generation 3.0 he is responsible for coordinating individual activities.

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Norbert Maur

He is in charge of the management of Generation 3.0 activities in the Pontis Foundation.

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Anna Podlesná

She is in charge of the strategy of the individual philanthropy programmes in the Pontis Foundation, communicates with individual donors, and develops the Generation 3.0 Fund.

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Ivana Raslavská

She brings in the latest knowhow and experience from abroad into Generation 3.0 and communicates with state officials and other stakeholders.

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Jakub Šimek

He is a programme manager at the Pontis Foundation dealing with innovation and entrepreneurship. He brings in examples of good practice from abroad to Generation 3.0.

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Jana Bernaťáková

A consultant with experience in change management in companies. In the project she helps to set the strategy and identify stakeholders.

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Zuzana Schaleková

PR coordinator at the Pontis Foundation. In Generation 3.0 she is responsible for communicating the first stage of the project.

Our story

We launched project Generation 3.0to support innovative approaches to education, and started the Diversity Charter initiative.

We created the Map of Social Innovators – people, who actively work to change Slovakia for the better

We co-founded the Association of Corporate Foundations (ASFIN)

We organized the International Conference Development and Democracy, and established the Fund for Transparent Slovakia

We launched the “Pro Bono Attorneys” programme and charity project “Heart for Children”

We started the first project of development cooperation in Kenya

We initiated programme of individual philanthropy “DobraKrajina.sk” (”Great Country”)

We held the first Corporate Philanthropy Forum

We organized the first year of volunteering event “Our Bratislava” (today’s “Our City”)

The Business Leaders Forum, an association of responsible companies, was established. We also organized the first conference on corporate social responsibility (today’s CEE CSR Summit)

The first corporate endowment fundswere established

The name of our organization is changed into “Pontis Foundation“

We organized the first year of the Via Bona Slovakia Awards and prepared motivational campaign “Election Rock ‘98”

The Civic Society Foundation is established

2017

We launched project Generation 3.0to support innovative approaches to education, and started the Diversity Charter initiative.

2015
We created the Map of Social Innovators – people, who actively work to change Slovakia for the better
2013
We co-founded the Association of Corporate Foundations (ASFIN)
2012
We organized the International Conference Development and Democracy, and established the Fund for Transparent Slovakia
2011
We launched the “Pro Bono Attorneys” programme and charity project “Heart for Children”
2010
We started the first project of development cooperation in Kenya
2009
We initiated programme of individual philanthropy “DobraKrajina.sk” (”Great Country”)
2008
We held the first Corporate Philanthropy Forum
2007
We organized the first year of volunteering event “Our Bratislava” (today’s “Our City”)
2004
The Business Leaders Forum, an association of responsible companies, was established. We also organized the first conference on corporate social responsibility (today’s CEE CSR Summit)
2003
The first corporate endowment fundswere established
2001
The name of our organization is changed into “Pontis Foundation“
1998
We organized the first year of the Via Bona Slovakia Awards and prepared motivational campaign “Election Rock ‘98”
1997
The Civic Society Foundation is established


The Generation 3.0 programme is funded from the Generation 3.0 Fund at the Pontis Foundation, which receives donations from individual, corporate, and institutional donors. We would like to say a sincere thank you to all individual philanthropists without listing their names. By dedicating their time, know-how, and finances, they contribute to the long-term sustainability and progress of the programme. Thank you very much.

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