Michal is founder and leader of the Gastronomy Association. He has lot of experiences with the youth mobility projects (youth exchanges, trainings and seminars for youth workers, European voluntary service, etc.) as participants but mostly as a leader, trainer, organizer. He was a trainer in intercultural activities, human rights activities and participation activities in many different European projects, for different organizations. For more than 12 years he is working with young people, mainly with young people with special needs.
From 2012, he is working also at the Office for the plenipotentiary of the Government of the Slovak republic for Roma communities as Youth Work Manager and Public Grants Administrator. During the Slovak EU presidency, he was responsible for the organization of European Roma Youth Conference in Bratislava with more than 250 participants (high level politicians from all EU member countries and candidate countries, NGO’s representatives, Roma young people, experts, etc.) He is a big food lover and he loves to discover other countries and cultures through the gastronomy.
He came together with other young people with idea to found the Gastronomy Society because he believes in the power of food in connecting the people and breaking the barriers between us.