Igor E. Bergant

Igor Evgen Bergant is an award winning journalist, columnist, TV news host, public speaker and communication coach from Slovenia. After a long career in sport journalism, during which he covered all major international sporting events, he has been the host of TV Slovenia’s flagship evening news programme “Odmevi” (Echoes) since 2011.

The University of Ljubljana graduate journalist is specialized in international relations, sustainable development issues, media,  IT, energy and tourism. His regular public activities include hosting of high-profile panel discussions at international conferences and events, such as Bled Strategic Forum and EU Citizens’ Dialogues.

He was awarded several national and international awards for his journalistic work. However, being brought up in a multi-cultural family and educated to continue to learn hard, his trademark skill remains to be the ability to conduct live interviews in eleven languages, including the most difficult of all – his native Slovenian.