Soňa Klepek Jonášová (CZE)

Promoter of eco-innovations


She graduated in Agricultural Engineering at Mendel University in Brno. She founded and leads INCIEN (Institute of Circular Economy) and co-founded the platforms Pale Blue Dot, Czech Circular Hotspot, Změna k lepšímu (Change for the Better) and the portal, which aims to connect students with practice.



Soňa is a member of advisory boards of public institutions (e.g. the Commission for Climate Issues of the Office of the Government) and major companies (e.g. Škoda Auto) and is also studying for a PhD in Social Ecology at Charles University in Prague. She consults on sustainability, circular economy and related areas including communication strategy. She also conducts workshops, educates and helps to find new opportunities in these areas. She is interested in sustainable development, food production, agriculture, "cradle to cradle" systems, circular economy, networking and internship and experience opportunities for university students.