- 09 Jul 2021
- 09:00 - 10:00
Grand Opening of the Slovenian Digital Center
The Ministry of Economic Development and Technology, SPIRIT Slovenia, public agency, Digital Innovation Hub Slovenia and the BTC Company share as project partners of the Slovenian Digital Center share great expectations before the opening of the Slovenian Digital Center, which will come to life during the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2021 and present the hub for growth, innovativeness and progress of Slovenian economy.
The distinctive characteristic of the Slovenian Digital Center is its hybridity, since it will be established both in a physical environment, in the BTC City Ljubljana, as well as in a virtual one.
We kindly invite you to follow the virtual ceremonial opening of the Slovenian Digital Center on Friday, 9 July 2021, at 9:00 on the web link found HERE.
The event will be attended by the Minister of economic Development and Technology, Zdravko Počivalšek, the Minister of Education, Science and Sport, prof. dr. Simona Kustec, and the Minister of Public Administration, Boštjan Koritnik.
The Slovenian Digital Center, which will mainly be dedicated to presenting the driving force of Slovenian economy – the companies, will provide the presentation of the most advanced Slovenian companies, organizations and individuals, connect new technologies with the general public, offer training and education programmes about new technologies for different target groups, and above all establish an opportunity to present Slovenian knowledge and technological development to domestic and international public. Its functioning will be presented in more detail by the Director General of the Directorate for Internationalization, Entrepreneurship and Technology of the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology, Jernej Salecl, the Director of SPIRIT Slovenia, public agency, dr. Tomaž Kostanjevec, Director of the Digital Innovation Hub Slovenia, mag. Katja Mohar Bastar, and the BTC Company Chairman of the Board, Jože Mermal.
We invite you to join us and celebrate the opening of the Slovenian Digital Center with your virtual presence.