EUROPEAN FORUM ZAGREB 2024 - Conference ’Be fit for the digital age!’

DATE: 4 to 6 June, 2024
VENUE: National and University Library, Ul. Hrvatske bratske zajednice 4, Zagreb

10:10 - 10:30

Coffee and registration

10:30 – 12:30

ENETOSH Steering Committee Meeting (side event)
Venue: Room Kiklop

12:30 - 13:00


13:00 - 14:30

WG Communication WG Digitalisation
Venue: Room Kiklop
Venue: Room Lucija


14:30 - 15:00


15:00 - 16:30

WG Legislation WG Occupational Diseases
Venue: Room Kiklop
Venue: Room Lucija


Hotel Esplanade, A. Mihanovića 1

Venue: Plenary Hall

8:30 - 9:30

Coffee and registration

9:30 - 10:00

Opening addresses:
  • Mr Ivan Serdar, Director General, Croatian Pension Insurance Institute
  • Mr Lucian Vukelić, Director General, Croatian Health Insurance Fund

10:00 - 10:45

Keynote speech:
Fixing the broken medicine in practice: From digitally connected ecosystems to the transformative power of AI in healthcare
  • Arthur Olesch, founder of and Editor-in-Chief ICT&Health International

10:45 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:20

Coffee break

11:20 - 12:20

Safe and healthy work in the digital era - EU-OSHA´s Healthy Workplaces Campaign
  • Emmanuelle Brun, Senior Project Manager at European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) 
Risks and potential of digitalisation in education: A teacher-centred approach
  • Dr Ulrike Bollmann, President of the  European Network Education and Training in Occupational Safety and Health (ENETOSH)

12:20 - 12:30


12:30 - 13:30


13:30 - 15:00

Benefits and Potentials of Digital Services and e-Data
From Crisis to Control: Managing a Cyber Attack in our Jurisdiction
  • Mr Robert Doucette, President, International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC)
Digitalisation in an Ageing Society: Providing Adequate Social Protection for the Future of Work
  • Andraž Rangus, PhD, Director of the Insurance Implementation Division, Pension and Disability Insurance of Slovenia
Digital challenges - past, present and future
  • Per Winberg, Afa Försäkring, Sweden

15:00 - 15:15

Coffee break

15:15 - 15:45

Digital age and various forms of work: Time to switch from work-type-related to income-related social security?
  • prof. Ivana Vukorepa, PhD, Professor Labour Law and Social Security, Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb

15:45 - 16:45

Panel discussion „Dynamic world of the AI ecosystem“
Presentation: Mechatronics and control of bionic limbs by prof. Strahinja Došen, PhD, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Prof. Marko Subašić, PhD, Asistant Professor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb
  • Anja Barešić, PhD, Research associate, Rudjer Bošković Institute
  • Mr Aco Momčilović, Global Head of the AI - SIG IPMA

16:45 - 17:00

Wrap-up closure



10:00 -10:30

Coffee and registration

10:30 - 12:00

Plenary Assembly


Light Lunch