Aleksandar Protić works at the leading French university Ecole Polytechnique, Program for Senior Executives, as the Head of Talent and Senior Program Advisor; also serving as the Vice President of the European Federation of UNESCO Centers, Clubs and Associations. Sorbonne University Alumnus, he directs the Tesla Academy. He has authored or co-authored a number of publications with scientists, thought leaders and civil society activists. Passionate for education, innovation and international cooperation in the service of Sustainable Development, he is a laureate of high-level recognitions and distinctions and a part of a team winning the European Award in Science and Education. University speaker at the Sorbonne, Harvard, Cambridge, Oxford, LSE, l’ENA, he also served as advisor/contributor to the United Nations Development Program, French National Center for Scientific Research, and Academies of Sciences.