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CONFERENCE- Investing in Human Capital for Economic Growth

Representation of the European Commission in Croatia and Foreign Investors Council in Croatia are organising a conference to discuss the potential of human capital as engine for growth. We will discuss reforms needed in Croatia in order to match labour market needs and skills gained in the educational system in order to enhance economic activity and thus contribute to the national economy.

  • Venue: EC Representation, Augusta Cesarca 4-6, Zagreb, conference room (-1 floor)
  • Moderator: Morana Kasapović
  • Language: HR and EN, interpretation provided

Program:

9:30-10:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration
10:00-10:10 Welcome Speech

Branko Baričević, Head of Representation, European Commission, Zagreb

Mladen Fogec, President of the Foreign Investors Council in Croatia, President of the Management Board of Siemens Croatia

10:15-10:30 Presentation by Jean-Eric Paquet, Deputy Secretary-General of the European Commission on Labour Market Needs, Education and Investment
10:30-11:30 Panel Discussion – Panelists:

1.      Jean-Eric Paquet, Deputy Secretary-General of the European Commission

2.      Mladen Fogec, President of the Foreign Investors Council in Croatia, President of the Management Board of Siemens Croatia

3.      Blaženka Divjak, Minister of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia

4.      Marko Pavić, Minister of Labour and Pension System of the Republic of Croatia

5.      Matija Žulj, Agrivi, CEO

6.      Bojan Poljičak, Country manager, Adecco

11:30-12:00 Questions & Answers, Conclusions
12:00-13:00 Luncheon


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