The speakers are:
dr. Tanya Chartrand
(Roy J Bostock Professor at Duke University)
dr. Gavan Fitzsimons
(R. David Thomas Professor at Duke University)
dr. Michael Platt
(James S. Riepe University Professor at the University of Pennsylvania)
The event will take place on June 14th, 9-11 am. RIT Croatia is hosting this event at the Dubrovnik campus, and Zagreb campus will be connected from the meeting room.
In this session, Professors Chartrand, Fitzsimons and Platt will present three perspectives on the emerging field of connecting with others in consumption settings. Professor Chartrand will talk about the role brand compatibility (when your brand preferences either do or do not match your romantic partner’s) plays in our lives. Professor Fitzsimons will discuss how we at times use brand choice as a way to express frustration at our romantic partner’s, even without their knowledge. Finally, Professor Platt will discuss the neuroscience underlying social connection and its implications in business settings.
Youth Business Camp Switzerland opens its licensed program Youth Business Camp Adria, which will take place in Zagreb from June 28 to July 9. The Youth Business Camp provides an educational adventure for youth from around the world by teaching various disciplines and business skills.
A university education isn’t only about getting a good job; at RIT Croatia it’s also about becoming a more interesting and cultured person – someone who thinks critically, communicates well, and understands themselves and others.
In addition to the deep knowledge that students learn in their chosen degree programs – International Business, Web and Mobile Computing, or Tourism and Hospitality Management – students at RIT Croatia can also broaden their knowledge by adding a second field of specialization called a “minor.”
The Association of the Exhibition and Event Industry was established at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce and our faculty, Dr Dina Tomšić was appointed as the Association President! More information is available HERE: https://www.zv.hr/press-3221/press-releases-3225/the-association-of-the-exhibition-and-event-industry-established-at-the-croatian-chamber-of-economy/8937