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Earlybird tickets on sale for first-ever Crodiaspora Summit

Crodiaspora Summit to take place on Brač (Photo credit: Leon Grdić)

Earlybird tickets are on sale until the 19th of February 2020 for the first ever Crodiaspora Summit which will take place at the beautiful seaside Svpetrus Waterman resort on the island of Brač on May 21-23, 2020. 

The conference pricing includes accommodation, the Summit, Gala dinner and all meals. The Summit will bring together Croats from around the world to discuss business and create solutions to problems facing all Croats. Crodiaspora has a jammed packed schedule of networking and interesting topics in order to achieve our goal of creating feasible solutions by the end of the Summit.

On Thursday night, events commence with a welcome reception that will take place at Mama Rosie’s Restaurant. Sit back and relax, with a buffet dinner, a drink in your hand and surrounded by like minded Croats from around the world.

(Photo credit: Svpetrus Waterman resort)

Saturday is the start of the conference. Starting at 10 a.m., we have several panel discussions about pressing topics for croats around the world. These include:

i) Global Croatian Perspectives- Moderated by John Gašparac, Partner at PwC Croatia

ii) The Comparative Advantages of Living in Croatia- Moderated by Stjepo Bartulica, President of COK

iii) The Fourth Industrial Revolution- Moderated by Boris Debić, CHO at Google

iv) The Future of Healthcare in Croatia- Moderated by Margaret Nekić, CEO and President of Inspirien Insurance

v) Opportunities to Return to Croatia Through Education– ZŠEM, RIT Croatia and others to be on the Panel

vi) The Keys to a Successful Return to Croatia: moderated by Joe Bašić, President of CCBN, Founder of MPG, and organiser of Ultra Europe Music Festival.

Participants will then on Saturday have a boat tour around the island of Brac with a farewell lunch at Hotel Osam. To learn more about the schedule, click here.

Crodiaspora has garnered the support from the Centar za obnovu kulture, Association of Croatian American Professionals, Croatian Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Australian Croatian Chamber of Commerce, and have received sponsorships from the Svpetrvs Waterman Resort, PwC Croatia, and Pleme. 

The speakers of the conference are from a wide range of occupations including politics, law, business and academia. Some of the people who will be talking at the conference are: Marion Dužić, CEO of Svpetrvs Waterman Resorts; John Gašparac, Country Managing Partner, Territory Assurance Leader at PwC Croatia; Ivan Golubić, Vice President of Business Development (M&A) at Goodyear Tire&Rubber Company; Margaret Nekić, CEO and President at Inspirien Insurance; Joe Bašić, Managing Director of MPG Southeastern Europe and Partner at SSI Europe Nikola Kraljević, Founder of Pleme and Global Cyber Security Governance Manager at QBE Insurance; Don Markušić, Lawyer, President of ACAP Zagreb, Vice President of Transparency International Croatia; Stjepo Bartulic, President of COK, Professor at Catholic University of Croatia; Robin Harris, Historian, Former Advisor to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher; Davor Ivo Stier, Former Deputy Prime Minister, Former Minister of Foreign and European Affairs; Boris Debić, CHO at Google and Robert Kreznarich, Senior Software Engineer at Apple and Sunverge Energy.

(Photo credit: Svpetrus Waterman resort)

“From the diaspora to the diaspora. Come to Supetar for an all-inclusive “everything Croatian diaspora“ weekend. Network with like-minded Croats from around the world. Engage in the discourse concerning pressing topics the international Croatian community is facing. There is limited space so act quickly before we are sold out”.

To signup for your earlybird tickets, click here.


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