Stefania Skender, the Smart Growth director and the National coordinator for Fit4BusinessGrowth in Croatia, held a press conference for media representatives as well as a presentation about the project for SMEs registered in Istria County.

The presentation was organized with the help and support of the Croatian Chamber of Economy – Istria County Chamber for 31 participants total coming from 25 organisations.

The event held on 8th Dec 2016 was covered by leading newspapers, portals, radio stations, and also on the central news television stations of Istria. The Smart Growth team explained to the SMEs how the F4BG Model works as well as what they can expect from the project, if they decide to join.

(1) Brief presentation of the project, of the project team and of the Erasmus + programme
(2) The 8 core and the 8 secondary Fit4BusinessGrowth practices
(3) Using the Diagnostic tool to pinpoint the areas to focus on
(4) Developing an Action plan and setting goals the right way

Duration: 60 min

Smart Growth also promoted the project to SMEs from other Croatian cities and regions through various other events organized by the Croatian Employers’ Association, the Croatian Chamber of Economy, the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts, the Croatian branch of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council and others.