Program

5th International Invest Forum – October 21, 2016

Hotel Royal, Viktora Cara Emina 10, Opatija

Organizers: 

  • The Primorje-Gorski Kotar County
  • The City Of Rijeka

Co-Organizers:

  • The City of Opatija,
  • Agency for Investments and Competitiveness,
  • The Croatian Chamber of Economy – Rijeka County Chamber

Program

Moderator: Mr. Miodrag Šajatović

9,30 – 10,00 Registration of participants

10,00 – 10,30 Opening Address:

– Mr. Ivo Dujmić, City of Opatija, Mayor
– Mr. Vojko Obernel, City of Rijeka, Mayor
– Mr. Zlatko Komadina, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, President

10,30 – 11,30 I PANEL: BUSINESS INVESTIMENT CLIMATE
Why invest in the Republic of Croatia and in the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, investment trends, investors’ experiences, how to improve the business and the investment climate etc.

– Mr. Zlatko Komadina, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, President
– Mr.sc. Vojko Obersnel, City of Rijeka, Mayor
– prof. dr. sc. Mladen Vedriš, Faculty of Law Zagreb
– Mr. Damir Novinić, Director of the Croatian Agency for Investment and
Competitiveness
– Mrs. Gordana Deranja, President of the Croatian Employers’ Association
– Mr. Mladen Fogec, President of the Foreign Investors Council
– prof.dr.sc. Vidoje Vujić, President of the Croatian Chamber of Economy – Rijeka
County Chamber

11,30 – 12,15 II PANEL: INNOVATION AND SCIENCE – ENCOURAGING INVESTMENT

– University of Rijeka projects – Rijeka’s, supercomputer BURA and Step 2 –
Science and Technology Park, prof.dr.sc. Pero Lučin, Rector, University of Rijeka
– Possibilities of the 3D technology, doc.dr.sc. Sven Maričić, Rector ‘s Assistant,
Juraj Dobrila University of Pula
– STEMI spider robot for learning, Mr. Marin Trošelj and Mr. Pavao Pahljina,
Association “Bura znanja”, Heads of Association

12,15-12,30 Coffee break, Statements for the Media

12,30–13,30 INVESTMENT POTENTIALS OF THE PRIMORJE-GORSKI KOTAR COUNTY

– Urban agglomeration Rijeka projects, Mr. Srđan Škunca, Head of the City
Department of development, urban planning, ecology and land administration
carries, City of Rijeka
– European Capital of Culture 2020, Developing the Region, Mr. Ivan Šarar, Head
of the City Department of Culture, City of Rijeka
– Investment possibilities in the Risnjak National Park, Mr. Dragan Turk, Head of
the Public Institution Risnjak National Park
– Projects of the Municipality of Lokve, Mr. Toni Štimac, Mayor of the Municipality
of Lokve
– Possibilities of investing in the Primorje-Gorski Kotary County through PPP
(public-private-partnerships) – example of the Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka,
mr.sc. Boris Draženović, President of the Managing Board of the Center for
Monitoring Business Activities in the Energy Sector and Investments

13,30 – 14,30 EXAMPLES OF GOOD PRACTICE ON THE TERRITORY OF THE PRIMORJE-GORSKI KOTAR COUNTY

– Benefits of the Kukuljanovo Industrial Zone, Mr. Tomislav Klarić, Town of Bakar,
Mayor
– Potentials of Jadran Crikvenica company, Mr. Dino Manestar, President of the
Managing Board of the Jadran d.d. Crikvenica
– Tourism Investments of Jadranka Mali Lošinj company, Mrs. Tatjana Braškić,
Director of Project Managment at the Jadranka d.d
– Biomass power plant, Mr. Zvonimir Preveden, representative of the Austrian
company Richard Stuckler

14,30-14,45 Discussion, Q&A

14,45-16,00 Lunch for participants