The round table “The Status of the Innovation Ecosystem in HEIs in Croatia, within the AeroSTREAM project, was held on 16th of November 2023.

The aim of the round table was to explore funding mechanisms, the role and assistance of the technology transfer office, cooperation with industry and strategies for the commercialization of research from higher education institutions in the Republic of Croatia. Roundtable participants shared their experiences and practices, providing guidance for improving innovation support in higher education institutions in Croatia.

During the round table, there was a panel discussion on the possibilities of improving innovation support in Higher education institutions in Croatia, and the panelists were: Ana Varjačić, Ministry of Science and Education, Vlatka Petrović, Center for Research, Development and Technology Transfer, University of Zagreb, Nataša Jakominić Marot, University Center for Research and Innovation, University of Rijeka, Mirjana Dozan, Research Support Center, FER, Tamara Aleksandrov, Center for Technology Transfer, FSB.

The moderator of the panel was Davorka Moslavac Forjan from Innovation center Nikola Tesla (ICENT).

Please find the presentations from the round table below: