Inaugural Visit of Consul Petrović

Mr. Goran Petrović, the General Consul of the Republic of Serbia to Rijeka, visited the University of Rijeka on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018. Mr. Petrović was accompanied by Mr. Vladimir Marjanović, Consul. The Inaugural Reception was held at the University of Rijeka Rectorate, and the esteemed guests were welcomed by Prof. Snježana Prijić-Samaržija, Ph.D., University of Rijeka Rector, Professor Goran Turkalj, Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Organization and Infrastructure Management, and Associate Prof. Davor Vašiček, Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Finance.

It has been concluded that a certain cooperation between Croatian and Serbian researchers already exists and that it should be further supported and strengthened. Madam Rector introduced General Consul Petrović to the University, mentioned the European Capital of Culture 2020 project and the University's role in the project. Madam Rector invited Mr. Petrović to participate in a roundtable discussion with the ambassadors entitled ''Peace and Conflict Resolution – The Role of Education and Science''.