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Job Fair 2019

Job Fair 2019

Marko Tucaković

Fourteenth Job Fair broke all records! Over the course of two days, the Fair at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing attracted 115 companies and over four thousand students, who had the opportunity to attend lectures and workshops and to get relevant information about employment first-hand. For employers, the Fair represented a chance to establish contact with talented students and potential employees. Job Fair was also visited by the Minister of Science and Education full prof. Blaženka Divjak, PhD, Minister of Labor and Pension System Marko Pavić, PhD, and Rector of the University of Zagreb full prof. Damir Boras, PhD.

The Ambassador of the Republic of...

The Ambassador of the Republic of Israel holds a lecture at FER

Marko Tucaković

The Ambassador of the Republic of Israel, His Excellency Ilan Mor, visited FER on 27 May 2019, where he held a lecture entitled "From Silicon Valley to Silicon Wadi". The Ambassador spoke about educational, scientific and innovation policies and Israeli economy and culture, while he also emphasized the benefits of business co-operation with Israel. Mr Mor also touched upon the key factors that made the Republic of Israel one of the most developed modern economies in the world.

United States Ambassador visits FER

United States Ambassador visits FER

Marko Tucaković

United States Ambassador, His Excellency W. Robert Kohorst, visited FER on Tuesday, 21 May 2019 in the company of United States Embassy Cultural Attaché Laura Djuragic. The visit was organised by the head of the alumni community at Dean’s invitation. The Ambassador used the opportunity to talk with the Dean and Vice-Deans about the research and teaching activities at FER, as well as the successful implementation of international projects. After that, Mr Kohorst visited the Laboratory for Renewable Energy Systems (LARES), projects FERSAT and ACROSS, Laboratory of the Department of Energy and Power Systems, Laboratory for Underwater Systems and Technologies (LAPOST) and FER Career Center, where he met the heads of laboratories and projects, who presented the activities and results of their research groups. Ambassador Kohorst showed special interest in the topics of entrepreneurship and technology transfer, outlining the possibilities of future co-operation regarding the development of student and employee competencies in these areas.