Dr. Val Samonis, Special Editor
Dr. Val Samonis holds a PhD in International Management from the Warsaw School of Economics, Poland. As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Samonis completed his postdoctoral research in Economics at Indiana University, Bloomington, USA. Over the past three decades, Dr. Val Samonis has gained extensive experience conducting cross-functional research, consultation, and teaching, in combination with his theoretical and hands-on empirical approaches to business, technology and modern policy frontiers globally. As an expert in high-tech methods of analysis, knowledge management and problem solving, Dr. Samonis is an eagle-eyed outside-of-the-box analyst, transformation thinker and intercultural communicator. He is fluent in English, German, Russian, Polish, Lithuanian; some Spanish, French with extensive contacts in emerging markets.