Sara Isaković

Olympic Silver Medalist, Motivational Speaker

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Sara is mostly known for being a swimmer, and winning an Olympic Silver medal for Slovenia in 2008. She graduated from University of California Berkeley with a degree in psychology, and later pursued brain research at UC San Diego, exploring neurological mechanisms of resilience in U.S. Navy Seals, Marines and Olympic athletes. As a published researcher, TEDx speaker and having earned a Masters degree in Performance Psychology, Sara now works with swimmers and airline pilots helping them perform optimally in their highly demanding performance environment. She is also involved in multiple projects- from changing the global education systems (Junior Fellow of World Academy), to advocating anti-doping in sports, as well as promoting the combination of mental and physical fitness within the health industry.