The Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute

The Embassy Series sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute

For the purpose of exchanging ideas and improving cooperation between Croatia and countries for which science and education are the foundations for the development of high technologies, as well as the driving force for the economic development of modern societies, the Ruđer Bošković Institute has initiated a series of lectures by the ambassadors of countries accredited to the Republic of Croatia entitled the Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute.

The lectures are held once a month in the Conference Hall of the Croatian Chamber of Economy inZagreb, and are intended for the academic, business and diplomatic communities, as well as the entire Croatian public.

The Embassy Series provides ambassadors of countries accredited to theRepublicofCroatiawith the opportunity to speak about the science and technological policies and programs of their countries, with particular emphasis on leading research institutions and companies engaged in high technologies.

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H. E. Luiz Fernando G. de Athayde: Science and Innovation in Brazil, a Path to Economic Growth

26/04/2012

Yesterday at the Ruđer Bošković Institute, the Ambassador of Brazil, H.E. Luiz Fernando G. de Athayde, in the presence of the acting General Director of the RBI, Dr. Marin Roje and fifty guests, presented a lecture entitled "Science and Innovation in Brazil, a Path to Economic Growth.”

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H. E. James B. Foley

H. E. James B. Foley: U.S. Science and Innovation Policies – from Research to Prosperity

The Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Croatia, His Excellency James B. Foley, delivered a lecture entitled "U.S. Science and Innovation Policies—from Research to Prosperity” on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at the Ruđer Bošković Institute.

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H. E. Park Seong Ung

H. E. Park Seong Ung: Dynamic History of Korean Science and Technology

Yesterday at the Ruđer Bošković Institute, as part of the the Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute, The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, His Excellency E. Park Seong Ung, delivered a lecture entitled “The Dynamic History of Korean Science and Technology,“ in which he presented the achievements of the Republic of Korea during the past 40 years in the areas of the economy, science and technology.

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Nj. E. Shen Zhifei

H. E. Shen Zhifei: Scientific and Technological Innovation Is an Inevitable Way to Sustainable Development

Yesterday, as part of the  Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute, the Ambassador of China, H.E.  Shen Zhifei, delivered a lecture entitled Scientific and Technological Innovation Is an Inevitable Way to Sustainable Development.  

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nj. e. Yoshio Tamura

H. E. Yoshi Tamura: World Economy After Financial Crises & Science And Technology After Fukushima

The Embassy Series. Lecture by Japanese Ambassador His Excellency Yoshi Tamura: World Economy After Financial Crises & Science And Technology After Fukushima.

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H. E. Juha Ottman

H. E. Juha Ottman: Finnish Innovation Policy - Successes and Challenges

Yesterday in the Conference Hall of the Croatian Chamber of Economy, as part of The Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute, the Ambassador of Finland to the Republic of Croatia, His Excellency Juha Ottman, delivered a lecture entitled Finnish Innovation Policy – Successes and Challenges.

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H. E. Shri Pradeep Singh

H. E. Shri Pradeep Singh: Impact of inovation on Indian society

Yesterday in the Conference Hall of the Croatian Chamber of Economy, as part of The Embassy Series Sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute, the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Croatia, His Excellency Shri Pradeep Singh, delivered a lecture entitled "The Impact of Innovation on Indian Society". During the course of the lecture, which was attended by approximately 60 guests from the academic and diplomatic communities, Ambassador Singh presented the Indian economy and science.

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The Common Future of Germany and Croatia within Europe

H. E. dr. Bernd Fischer: The Common Future of Germany and Croatia within Europe

Yesterday in the Conference Hall of the Croatian Chamber of Economy, as part of the Embassy Series sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute, His Excellency Dr. Bernd Fischer, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Croatia, presented a lecture entitled The Common Future of Germany and Croatia within Europe. In his lecture, attended by prominent members of the scientific, business and diplomatic communities, Ambassador Fischer stressed the excellent diplomatic relations and special relationship between Croatia and Germany. The Director General of the RBI, Dr. Danica Ramljak, noted that a process has begun for establishing a foundation in Berlin to provide support for the Ruđer Bošković Institute.

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Overview of the Austrian Research System

H. E. Jan Kickert: Overview of the Austrian Research System

The second lecture in the Embassy Series entitled an Overview of the Austrian Research System was given yesterday by H.E. Jan Kickert, Austrian ambassador to the Republic of Croatia and Dr. Miroslav Polzer, chairman of the Austrian office for cooperation in science and technology in Ljubljana. The lecture gave an overview of the science and technology policies of Austria and various Austrian programs in this context.

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H. E. Beverly Mercer

H. E. Beverly Mercer

On Wednesday, October 27th Her excellency, Beverley Mercer gave the first lecture in the Embassy Series sponsored by the Ruđer Bošković Institute. The lecture was given in the auditorium of the Croatian Chamber of Economy to an audience of scientific, business and diplomatic leaders and highlighted Australian science and the possibilities of cooperation with the Republic of Croatia.

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