Ljubljana 2022 Agenda

Western Balkans 6 Investment Conference

Ljubljana, Hotel InterContinental, November 22nd 2022

09:30 10:00 Registration

10:00 10:30 Opening remarks

Moderator of the event: Aleksandar Medjedovic

Marko Cadez, Western Balkans 6 Chamber Investment Forum President of the Managing Board

Pranvera Kastrati, Regional Cooperation Council Coordinator of the Common Regional Market (CRM)

Joint presentation of the WB6 investment potentials joint video material


10:30 10:50 Investor’s insight I
Testimonials of the lead investors from WB6 focusing on experience gained what is positive in their experience and how can business conditions be improved in order to make the most of the region’s potential synergy in attracting foreign investments

NLB Group, Antonio Argir, Member of the Managing Board

KOLEKTOR CCL, Predrag Zoric, Managing Director


10:50 11:50 Panel discussion: Western Balkans in light of new global and regional developments
Key issues of the regional economic development under current global circumstances and trends position of WB6 governments in light of new global and regional developments and how are the respective WB6 governments responding to the opportunities that are unfolding

Moderator: Regional Cooperation Council

Investment Development Agency, Tirana, Edit Duro, Coordinating Director
oreign Investment Promotion Agency, Sarajevo, Slavica Korica, Assistant Director for Promotion and Analysis
Ministry of Economy, Pristina, Getoar Mjeku, Deputy Minister

Ministry of Economic Development and Tourism, Podgorica, Svetlana Stijepovic, Independent Advisor

Ministry of Economy, Skopje, Razmena Cekic – Durovic, State Secretary


11:50 12:10 Investor’s insight II
ATLANTIC GRUPA, Ivan Misetic, Secretary General


12:10 13:10 Panel discussion FDI in the Western Balkans 6

Current state of play of the FDI in the WB6 region the main advantages, challenges and risks

Moderator: Tatjana Sterjova Dushkovska, Western Balkans 6 Chamber Investment Forum General Secretary

Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vjekoslav Vukovic, Vicepresident

European Investors Council, Emrush Ujkani, Executive Director

Montenegrin Investment Agency, Mladen Grgic, Director

Directorate for Technological Industrial Development Zones North Macedonia, Jovan Despotovski, General Manager

Serbian Development Agency, Nikola Janković, Director for International Cooperation

World Bank, Harald Jedlicka, Head Investment Climate Office Vienna


13:10 13:30 Investor’s insight III
SIGAL UNIQA GROUP AUSTRIA, Fation Ceka, Manager of Sigal Invest

MIKROELEKTRONIKA, Sanja Prastalo, Marketing manager and WB6 CIF Business Council member


13:30 14:30 Joint networking event