EARTO Conference held

14. June 2013.
The EARTO 2013 Annual Conference was held in Dubrovnik on 23 and 24 May 2013. The Conference was jointly hosted by Brodarski Institute and Rudjer Boskovic Institute and was held under the auspices of the Croatian President Ivo Josipovic. The main sponsor of the Conference was the company Dok-Ing (Croatia). The Conference emphasized the opportunities in the field of science and research that are opening up to Croatia with the membership in the European Union. The Conference pointed out the need and offered an opportunity for a stronger integration of South East Europe countries into the European Research Area. The new research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020 was presented. About 160 participants from Croatia, neighbouring countries and the European Union attended the conference.