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New Technologies and Associations as a Reply to Economic Challenges

On 9th February 2010 in Split, Splitsko-Dalmatinska County Shipbuilding Cluster, Splitsko-Dalmatinska County, Croatian Shipbuilding Cluster and Croatian Employers Association organized a meeting of businessmen, state institutions and state agencies at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Shipbuilding, on the subject: “New Technologies and Associations as a Reply to Economic Challenges”. The presentation can be downloaded here.

The meeting, which, besides many small and medium-sized companies and both large shipyards in the County, also included the representatives of the Ministry of Economy, Labour and Entrepreneurship and the BICRO institution (for the development and improvement of innovative and technological systems), emphasized the extreme importance of the actions which enhance the competitiveness of the Croatian economy, especially in this period of recession on the global market.

Clusters play an important role in the process of enhancing the competitiveness of the Croatian economy, and owing to that, the Croatian Ministry of Economy, Labour and Entrepreneurship supports the work of clusters in Croatia, as well as inter-state assocaitions. The presentations of companies, universities and state institutions showed the achievements in the area of innovations of products and production, as well as the areas of establishing relations on the development of new innovative solutions, made between the members and non-members of the shipbuilding cluster.

The head of the project in Brodotrogir d.d. Development and Investment Department, Mario Rovan, MSc, held a presentation under the title “Association and Innovation of Technology – Experiences”. Using the example of the project “Integral Plan of Brodotrogir d.d. Development”, the presentation showed the benefits from using out-of-sector flow of knowledge and inventiveness in the stage of projecting the transformation of the system into a more competitive one, as well as the necessity of enhancing competitiveness of vertical cluster component participants (reproduction chain) identified in the stage of evaluating the transformation project.

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