On October 5, Re@WBC project team of the University of East Sarajevo attended The Eight International Agricultural Symposium AGROSYM 2017, at Termag hotel, Jahorina, Republic of Srpska, BiH, with a goal to present results and importance of project activities for the academic community in BiH, especially in achieving the HR logo.
AGROSYM 2017 was organized by the Faculty of Agriculture, University of East Sarajevo, the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade and the Agronomy Mediterranean Institute from Bari. More than 1300 participants (scientists and researchers, private and public sector representatives, NGO representatives) from 85 countries have been registered for this year's AGROSYM, and about 1300 abstracts and over 600 complete papers have been received.
The Ministry of Science and Technology of the Republic of Srpska categorized AGROSYM as a meeting of special importance, and pointed out that this is an opportunity for domestic researchers to find out about the latest achievements in the field. This symposium has achieved great results so far and the Faculty of Agriculture has established cooperation with representatives from Russia, Thailand and other countries. AGROSYM 2017 was a perfect place to present potentials and achievements of Re@WBC project to such selected audience of great importance. Presentations about Re@WBC project goals and activities, enhancing management of human research potential at WB universities in line with national and EU strategies for researchers in order to contribute to the further WB region growth, was held by Siniša Berjan, PhD, Faculty of Agriculture University of East Sarajevo, and Jelena Mićić, from the Rectorate office of University of East Sarajevo.