19 - 21 MAY 2017. / Opatija - Croatia

INTERDISCIPLINARY MANAGEMENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE

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The conference is taking place for the thirteen consecutive year, and is the result of cooperation between Josip Juraj Strossmayer University in Osijek, Faculty of Economics in Osijek – Postgraduate Studies of Management, and theUniversity of Applied Sciences, Hochschule Pforzheim as organizers, supported by the Croatian Ministry of Science and Education.

PARTNER INSTITUTIONS PARTICIPATIONG IN THE CONFERENCE ARE THE FOLLOWING:

University of Antwerpen – Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence

University of Augsburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics

University of Maribor, Faculty of Economics and Business

University of Pécs, Faculty of Business and Economics

IMPORTANT DATES

15/02/2017 – Abstract submission

15/03/2017 – Paper submission

31/03/2017 – Paying the conference fee and on-line registration

19 – 21/05/2017 – Conference

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Program

IMR Conference lasts 3 days from 19 to 21 May 2017

17:30 - 17.45

The opening of the scientific part of the IMR Conference 2017

The opening of the scientific part of international scientific conference Interdisciplinary Management Research XIII
17:45 – 18:00
Zvonimir Savić

director, Sektor za financijske institucije, poslovne informacije i ekonomske analize HGKFinancial Institutions, Business Information and Economic Analyses Sector, Croatian Chamber of Economy

The economic position of Croatian regions in the EU environment

Keynote speaker

18:00 – 18:30

The Role of Regional Development Agencies in the Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of Regional Development and Economic Policies

Keynote speakers

Nikolina Klaić, State Secretary; Ana Odak, Assistant to Minister, Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds. Topics will encourage new ideas and thinking about courses of action and the role of regional development agencies as organized institutional units as support for achieving the objectives of the EU's strategy, programs and projects and the need to strengthen its development role in the Croatian regions.
18:30 – 19:30

Panel discussion

Panelists:
Kristina Bilić, Assistant to Minister, Ministry of Regional Development and EU of the Republic of Croatia; Tomislav Petric, Director, Central Finance and Contracting Agency; Josipa Herceg Zeba, Deputy Director, Central Finance and Contracting Agency; Stella Arneri, Acting Director, Agency for Regional Development of the Republic of Croatia; Boris Sabatti, Director, Istria Development Agency; Mira Lepur, Director, Public Institution Development Agency of Šibenik-Knin County; Stjepan Ribić, Director, Regional Development Agency of Slavonia and Baranja
Moderator:
Nataša Drvenkar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek,  J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek; Marina Šunjerga, Večernji list
19:30-21:00

Wine-tasting and Networking

A time to network and sample rewarded wines produced by Vinery Pinkert, Zmajevac, Baranja vineyards, Croatia
10:00

The Opening Ceremony of the IMR Conference XIII – Welcome Speeches

Vladimir Cini, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Dean of the Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia; Željko Turkalj, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Rector of the  J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia
10:15 – 11:00
Gabrijela Žalac

Minister, Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds of the Republic of Croatia

Regional Development, EU policy and National Institutional Network

Keynote speaker

The theme will open a debate about the causes and consequences of deep gap in development of Croatian regions. The basis of the discussion will be to find appropriate development solutions that will ensure the reduction of these differences and encourage the development of complex economic structure in these areas. Further panelist will analyze the level of preparedness of the organization "Project Slavonia" used to achieve the specified basic goals of regional development.
11:00 – 12:00

Panel discussion

Panelists:
Gabrijela Žalac, Minister, Ministry of Regional Development and EU of the Republic of Croatia; Ljubo Jurčić, President, Croatian Society of Economists/University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics Zagreb; Hrvoje Galičić, Counselor of the Management Board, Croatian Bank for Reconstruction and Development ; Zvonimir Savić, Director, Financial Institutions, Business Information and Economic Analyses Sector, Croatian Chamber of Economy;  Zvonimir Novak, President, Management Board of the Croatian Competitiveness Cluster for food processing sector, Agency for Investment and  Competitiveness
Moderator:
Mladen Vedriš, Ph.D., Full Professor, Head of the Chair for Economic Sciences, Faculty of Law Zagreb, University of Zagreb, Croatia
12:00

Synthesis of scientific and professional discussion

Honorable members:
Dragan Kovačević, President of the Management Board, JANAF d.d.; Josip Budimir, Member of the Management Board, Franck d.d.; Ljubo Jurčić, President, Croatian Society of Economists/University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics Zagreb; Ivan Miloloža, Munja d.d.; Zvonimir Savić, Director, Financial Institutions, Business Information and Economic Analyses Sector, Croatian Chamber of Economy; Damir Novotny, Director, TMC Holding; Mladen Vedriš, Ph.D., Full Professor, Head of the Chair for Economic Sciences, Faculty of Law Zagreb, University of Zagreb, Croatia;
Moderator:
Marina Šunjerga, Večernji list
12:30

Lunch break

15:00

Plenary Session

Blue session: KAMELIA Hall

Session Chair: Ivana Barković Bojanić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia; Session Co-Chairs: Boris Crnković, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia

Yellow Session: MAGNOLIA Hall

Session Chair: Zdravko Tolušić, Ph.D., Full Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia; Session Co-Chair: Branko Matić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia

Red Session: MIMOZA Hall

Session Chair: Sofija Adžić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Faculty of Economics in Subotica, University of Novi Sad, Serbia, Session Co-Chair: Nataša Drvenkar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia

15:00MAGNOLIJA

Plenary Workshop Session

MIMOZA HALL

Scientific Colloquium - the formal aspects of the content of the application and development of the doctoral thesis with the participation of study and potential mentors Session Chair: Željko Turkalj, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Rector of the J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia; Vladimir Cini, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, Dean of the Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia Session Co-Chairs: Zoran Jašić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure, The Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs; Dražen Barković, Professor Emeritus of the J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Mladen Vedriš, Ph.D., Full Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, Ivana Barković Bojanić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure; Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Boris Crnković, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Jerko Glavaš, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek
19:30

Gala dinner

10:00 - 12:00

Plenary Session

Green session

Session Chair: Ivana Barković Bojanić, Ph.D., Full Professor in Tenure; Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia; Session Co-Chair: Jerko Glavaš, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics in Osijek, J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek

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