Images credit: Libor Teplý
(Photograph: Left to right: Hana Ayala, Jana Šancová, Francisco J. Ayala, Milan Konečný, Libor Teplý)
Pangea World’s President Dr. Hana Ayala, joined by her husband Dr. Francisco J. Ayala, was delighted to welcome in California—and recognize at the Special Celebration event of 28 October 2018—three new members of Pangea World’s Core Team: Ms. Jana Šancová, Pangea World Ambassador for the Czech Republic; Professor Milan Konečný (Head, Laboratory on Geoinformatics and Cartography, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University), Pangea World Fellow; and Mr. Libor Teplý, Pangea World Director of Artistic Photography. Their joining Pangea World complements the honorific role of Dr. Mojmír Jeřábek as Founding Ambassador of UNESCO World Heritage Villa Tugendhat (Brno) to Pangea World. The involvement of these prominent representatives of the Czech Republic enriches Pangea World’s effort to foment the special bond between Czech lands and America along transnational bridges of knowledge and diplomacy.