Mgr. Vlastimil Volák


As an employee and later CEO, Vlasta Volák turned the Techmania Science Center into an organization with 200,000 visitors a year. Since 2013, chairman of the Administrative Board of the Czech Association of Science Centers. From 2011-2017, served on the program committee of the The European Network of Science Centres and Museums (Ecsite). He received his M.A. at the Faculty of Teaching, University of West Bohemia in Pilsen. Completed a postgraduate program at the University of Cairo in Egypt, and at the Noyce Leadership Institute, USA. He focuses on customized learning, development of 21st century skills, and interaction between the formal and the non-formal modes of education. He tries to make learning useful, entertaining and inspiring for further personal development.