VTIS (Association of Slovenes Educated Abroad) organized an event in New York, featuring short presentations of the work of Slovenes who are active at universities, businesses and other organizations in New York City. The event, which was part of the global series “Slovene Science Around the World”, took place on Saturday, November 21, 2015, at New York University. The first presentation was given by Dr. Aleks Jakulin, the founder of Ganxy, then Saša Jereb, a PhD student at the Rockefeller University, who spoke about her research in the field of molecular biology. Speaking were also Dr. Ana Petrović, Professor of Chemistry at the New York Institute of Technology, and Nastasja Suhadolnik, Inernational Lawyer at the United Nations.
Source: Embassy of Slovenia in Washington