Attend FOI International Days 2019

MAY 15-17, 2019

FOI International Days 2019

We cordially invite you to join us at the Faculty of Organization and Informatics (FOI), University of Zagreb to attend FOI International Days 2019 that will be held on MAY 15-17, 2019. The aim of FOI international days 2019 is to network, promote partner universities/faculties to our students and staff, as well as to explore the possibilities for future cooperation.

Planned activities

Presentation of universities/faculties by partner representative/s, with emphasis on possibilities for students and staff exchange

"International fair" -  each institution will have a booth where it can promote itself with promotional materials

Meetings with FOI Management Board / Center for International projects and some other relevant FOI centre or laboratories (IOT Lab, Artificial Intelligence Lab, Centre for Forensics, Biometrics and Privacy, etc.) about the possibilities for future educational, scientific and project cooperation

Site-visit to Varaždin Technology park (incubation centre) and/or local/regional government (upon interest)

Preliminary programme

Wednesday, 15th May 2019

FOI 1, room 2

Workshop for FOI students

“How to find and apply for the internship abroad” 



FOI International Relations Office

FOI Student Support and Career Development Center


FOI 1, room 2

Workshop for FOI students

“How to prepare for Erasmus exchange”


Erasmus Student Network Zagreb

14:00 – 15:00
FOI 1, Council hall

Time 4 Science

Assoc. Prof. Glenn Smith, University of South Florida, USA

Thursday, 16th May 2019
FOI 1, room 1, 2nd floor

09:30 – 10:00

Registration and welcome coffee

10:00 – 10:15
FOI 1, room 1

Opening and welcome speeches

10:15 – 10:45
FOI 1, room 1


“International strategy at ESIEA – comparison of France and Croatia”

Ms Susan Loubet, France

10:45 – 11:15
FOI 1, room 1


"UK Validated Study Programs and Other Types of Educational Cooperation Fostering Internationalization at the Faculty of Business and Economics University of Pécs"

Ms Judit Trombitas, University of Pécs, Hungary

Mr Norbert Nagy, University of Pécs, Hungary

11:15 – 11:45
FOI 1, room 1


"Study programmes and opportunities for international students at the University of L’Aquilla"

Prof. Henry Muccini, University of L’Aquilla, Italy

11:45 – 12:00


12:00 – 12:45
FOI 1, room 1

Panel discussion: "Innovative educational approaches in international classroom"

  • Assoc. Prof. Nina Begicevic Ređep
  • Ms Margit Varga, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
  • Ms Judit Trombitás, University of Pécs, Hungary
  • Assoc. Prof. Henry Muccini, University of L’Aquila, Italy
  • Assoc. Prof. Igor Balaban, University of Zagreb, Croatia

12:45 – 14:00
FOI 1, room 1

Cooperation outside EU

  • 5 steps to U.S. study, Ms Ana Uglešic, Institute for the Development of Education
  • Fulbright research stay at the University of Ljubljana, Prof. Glenn Smith, USF
  • FOI's Student research symposium with universities from USA, Prof. Violeta Vidaček-Hainš, FOI
  • Bar-Ilan University, Israel, Ms Hava Yohalis Barak / Ms Maayan Sarah Cohen
  • National Taipei University Nursing and Health Sciences, Prof. Tu-Cheng Lin
  • Project cooperation with non-EU countries – example of Erasmus+ project AMED, Prof. Igor Balaban, FOI
  • Living in Tokyo, Nikša Marević

14:00 – 15:00

Networking lunch for the participants


09:30 – 15:00

Info stands (2nd floor of the Faculty)


FOI 1, room 1

Invited lecture
(class: Software Engineering)

Prof. Henry Muccini, University of L’Aquila, Italy

Friday, 17th May 2019

Zagrebačka ulica 89

Visit to Technology park Varaždin


11:00 - 12:00
Dean’s office

Meeting with FOI research laboratories

11:00 - 12:00
FOI 1, room 1

Invited lecture "Real Cuba (economy and branding) - experience and the internship"
(class: Microeconomics)

Prof. Eva Malichová, University of Žilina, Slovakia

Prof. Emese Tokarčíková, University of Žilina, Slovakia

12.00 - 18.00

Networking event – Visit to Krapina Neanderthal Museum and Zagorje region


*Working languages are Croatian and English.  

Flyer for FOI International Days 2019 you can download here

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