Vladislav Yakovlev (In Russian language: Владислав Яковлев, Moscow, Russia, 3 August 1980) is the Executive Supervisor of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Eurovision Young Musicians contest and Eurovision Young Dancers on behalf of the European Broadcasting Union.
He studied languages (English, Chinese and Italian) at the International Slavonic University of Moscow before working for two major Russian TV channels: Channel One Russia and RTR (now part of VGTRK).
In 2009, when the Eurovision Song Contest took place in Moscow, Vladislav Yakovlev was appointed as Deputy Executive of the Contest. This role opened him the doors of the European Broadcasting Union. He joined it in 2010.
After joining the European Broadcasting Union, he was appointed as responsible for the Eurovision Young Dancers 2011, which had not taken place since 2005. He organized it successfully in Oslo, Norway and did it again in 2013 (Eurovision Young Dancers 2013) in Gdansk, Poland. After the Young Dancers competition in Oslo, he was given the opportunity to organize the Eurovision Young Musicians 2012, which took place in Vienna, Austria and will take place again in Cologne, Germany on the 31st May 2014.
Following the achievements of coordinating these internationally-recognised events, Vladislav Yaklovev took the challenge of being the Executive Supervisor of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2013 that took place in Kiev, Ukraine on the 30th November 2013  and he is working already on the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014 that will take place in Malta.
- ↑ Profile on www.eurovisionfamily.tv
- ↑ Vladislav Yakovlev short biography at YoungDancers.tv
- ↑ Vladislav Yakovlev talking about the 2011 Young Dancers competition
- ↑ Press conference of Vladislav Yakovlev in Armenia
- ↑ Vladislav Yakovlev as Executive Supervisor of the 2013 Eurovision Young Dancers
- ↑ Vladislav Kakovlev as Executive Supervisor of the 2012 Young Musicians
- ↑ EYM'14 Show date revealed
- ↑ Preparations for the 2013 Junior Eurovision Song Contest - Malta Public Broadcaster
- ↑ Vladislav Yakovlev talks about the preparations for the 2013 Junior Eurovision
- ↑ Malta to host Junior Eurovision 2014
- Junior Eurovision official site
- Eurovision Young Dancers official site
- Eurovision Young Musicians official site
- EBU home page