The Independent International Award and Recognition Committee, made up of thirteen members of the academic community from the countries of the former Yugoslavia, Austria, Germany and Switzerland, decided to award Innovation Entrepreneurship Center Tehnopolis for recognition for the contribution to the development of entrepreneurship in Central and Southeastern Europe “Stvaratelji za stoljeća” in 2018.
The entire process of animating and proposing the laureate lasted 8.5 months, and in 41 categorie with 162 applicants, 411 candidates from seven countries (Austria, Montenegro, Croatia, Italy, Norway, Slovenia and Serbia) arrived in seven categories. The organizers, authors and carriers of all activities are: International Economic Forum Perspectives, Dubrovnik, International Club Laureate Creators for centuries Dubrovnik / Skopje and Network of Young Entrepreneurs “4E – Economy, Energy, Ecology, Europe 2050” Dubrovnik / Podgorica.
In addition, analyzing the results of the IEC Technopolis, especially considering the effectiveness and productivity of the work, the International Committee decided to award. Tehnopolis will thus be found in a luxuriously equipped monography that will include all the winners of this award from 2014. to the present.
The award ceremony will be held in Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik Palace Hotel from 22 to 24 March 2019, in the presence of numerous officials of the Republic of Croatia; ministers from the countries of the laureates; members of diplomatic corps, entrepreneurs, significant media and non-governmental organizations from central and southeastern Europe.
In the same period, the 6th Regional Summit of Entrepreneurs (RSP) of Central and South-Eastern Europe “300 Best” will be held, which will be an opportunity to meet those awarded both this and previous years and numerous distinguished representatives of business and academic.