CONFERENCE PROGRAMME


DAY 1 – Thursday, 25th October, 2018
09:00 – 10:00 REGISTRATION
10:00 – 10:30 OPENING CEREMONY AND WELCOME SPEECH
10:30 – 12:00 PLENARY SESSION - main amphitheatre
Socio – Economic Effects of Digital Transformation
1. Prof. Slavo Radošević – University College London (UCL), School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)
2. Prof. Uwe Cantner – University of Jerna, Expertenkommision Forschung und innovation (EFI) member at the Federal German Government
3. Prof. Alexander Coad – CENTRUM Catolica Graduate Business School, Lima
4. Dr. Kate Orton-Johnson – University of Edinburgh
5. Ms. Mirna Medica, Digital Economy and Society expert, DG NEAR, European Commission
12:00 – 12:30 COFFEE BREAK
12:30 – 14:00 PARALLEL SESSIONS 1 – 2
14:00 – 15:00 CONFERENCE LUNCH
15:00 – 16:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS 3 – 4
16:30 – 18:00 OLD CITY TOUR (meeting point – main campus building)
DAY 2 – Friday, 26th October, 2018
10:00 – 11:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS 5 – 6
11:30 – 12:00 COFFEE BREAK
12:00 – 13:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS 7 – 8
13:30 – 14:30 CONFERENCE LUNCH
14:30 – 16:00 CLOSING SESSION – Station 50 room, main campus building
Round table: New issues relevant for Smart Specialisation strategy in European “Periphery” countries – hosted by The Economics Institute, Zagreb
1. Marina Tkalec – Economic Consequence of War: Evidence from Firm Level Panel Data
2. Elena Cefis – Firms’ Innovation and the Challenge of Economic Crises
3. Dubravka Jurlina Alibegović – Digital Transformation of Croatian Cities: Current Experience and Challenges
4. Ivana Rašić-Bakarić – The Impact of Cluster Networking – the Case of the Croatian Wood Cluster
19:00 CONFERENCE DINNER – restaurant and coffee house Arsenal
DAY 3 – Saturday, 27th October, 2018
10:00 – 16:00 CONFERENCE EXCURSION (OPTIONAL)