In line with the recent Ministry recommendation issued for all Croatian higher education institutions, effective Monday, November 30th, 2020, we will be moving the majority of classes, as well as the final exams, to an online delivery format. The exception to this will be some lab-based courses and some final exams, which will continue to be held live, in-person, on the campuses.
UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry, has elected its new Board of Directors for the 2020–2023 mandate. One of the elected Directors is Dr. Dina Tomšić, CEO of the Zagreb Fair Ltd and our adjunct faculty member teaching Organizational Effectiveness.
It is with great pride that we announce another valuable success of one of our alumni, and this time we talk about Pamina Benčić (Hospitality and Tourism Management program, graduated in 2020) and her success at the 6th International Historic Cities Congress, organized by Tourist Board of the city of Solin from November 23-27, 2020.
Our Web and Mobile Computing faculty Dr. Martin Žagar and Dr. Alan Mutka won second place at EIT Jumpstarter’s Grand Finals with their idea “Efficient Motion Detection Algorithm for 3D Medical Data” (MMD3D) in the area of EIT Health. They contended with 120 teams selected for this competition. The grand finals took place in an online environment on November 25th, 2020.
December is always quite special at RIT Croatia; not only are Fall semester classes ending (which is followed by the final exams, but that's another story), but our community uses this time to celebrate the holidays in a special way. This is the time when our students organize a charity auction with the aim of raising funds and donating to those who need help and they have been doing that for 20 years!!