Academy of Active Citizenship & Entrepreneurship: The Responsible Way to Success

Youth +
Slovenia, Piran
Friday, October 18 2013 / 12:00
Sunday, October 20 2013 / 14:00

The fourth edition of the Academy of Active Citizenship and Entrepreneurship, organised by the Centre for European Studies and the Jože Pucnik Institute was held in Piran, Slovenia on 18-20 October 2013. The aim of this yearly event was to connect students and young professionals with top businessmen and academics, in order to offer the former real career opportunities, foster their entrepreneurial spirit and encourage them to participate more actively in the society. Participants included more than 100 promising students and young professionals, selected from a pool of more than 300 applicants on the basis of their past academic and professional achievements. The round-tables and workshops focused on three themes: ethics and values in business and society, success stories and career tips, as well as Slovenia and the world.