About

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The Mitrovic Development & Research Institute (MDRI) is a South African organisation, dedicated to assisting the development of public, private and non-profit organisations in South Africa and internationally. MDRI was founded in 2012 following many years of management consulting, fundraising and research work undertaken by its founders.

Dr Zoran Mitrovic is an ICT professional and senior academic with over 40 years of the combined experience in consulting, lecturing and research. He is currently one of Directors at the MDRI and is also the European Commission Research Executive Agency ICT expert.

He specialised in the following consulting, research and lecturing areas:
• Information Systems Management (strategies, IS business benefits);
• Cybersecurity Management (organisational strategies and policies, board concerns, cybersecurity risk management, awareness campaigns, insider threats, capacity building programmes, national strategies and policies, cybersecurity culture);
• 4IR technologies for organisational and societal advancement
• e-Skills/e-Competences development (National, organisational);
• e-Government;
• ICT for Development (ICT4D)
• The European Commission ICT-58-2020 Programme Evaluator

Dr Mitrovic is the author of academic and popular articles. His popular articles on various cybersecurity topics are aimed at the non-technical business people and the wider public.