The celebration of Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing (FER) Day was held on Friday, November 23. The ceremony was opened with an introductory speech by the dean, associate professor Gordan Gledec, PhD. The guests were also welcomed by the Rector of the University of Zagreb Professor Damir Boras, PhD, and State Secretary of the Ministry of Science and Education Tomo Antičić, PhD, acting as a representative of the Prime Minister of the Government of the Republic of Croatia. The most successful students and employees were awarded recognitions and awards of the Faculty. After the ceremony, guests had the opportunity to see an exhibition of posters presenting FER projects. Ericsson Nikola Tesla is a partner of the Faculty through various forms of collaboration and of the top students as well.
Between 2014 and 2018, average time spent on social media apps increased by almost 60 percent. Less than one in five trust information they read in social media. Almost 70 percent think social media companies should ensure there is no fake content on their platforms. One in five believe they will get more of their news from social media in the coming five years.
The eleventh CSR Index award ceremony was held at the 10th Conference on corporate social responsibility, which was organized by the Croatian Chamber of Economy and Croatian Business Council for Sustainable Development (HR PSOR) at the Esplanade hotel in Zagreb. The competition is carried out by a methodology which enables the companies to objectively evaluate their socially responsible practices and compare them with other companies’ practices. This year, Ericsson Nikola Tesla won the award in the area: Responsible workplace policies and practices.
It is well-known that parents are under considerable pressure while trying to maintain a healthy work-life balance on a daily basis. In order to encourage companies to strategically think how to be a good partner to their employees not only during their working hours, the Ministry of Demography, Family, Youth and Social Policy has awarded the “Family-Friendly Employer” recognition to selected companies with the best solutions in creating a friendly atmosphere with the employees and their families.
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On 30 October, Ericsson Nikola Tesla’s Research and Development Center in Osijek hosted Lider’s Club of Exporters. This is a traditional meeting of Croatian exporters and it was held for the 29th time. There were approximately thirty distinguished exporters, including Ericsson Nikola Tesla, a company which occupies a special place due to the fact that it is Croatia’s largest exporter of knowledge.
Gordana Kovačević, the President of Ericsson Nikola Tesla commented: “In the first nine months of 2018, Ericsson Nikola Tesla Group sales revenue amounted to MHRK 1,080.5, up by 1% year-over-year. Increased investments in mobile networks modernization and digital transformation have enabled a strong sales growth in the domestic market. In addition to operators’ segment, we also recorded good results in Industry & Society segment. Export markets showed lower sales revenue affected primarily by the ramping down of network modernization projects and challenges related to political and economic situation. Opposed to the sales decline in export markets, Ericsson internal market once again recorded a solid growth and contributed to the stability of financial performance.
Securitas Hrvatska d.o.o. and Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d. along with KING ICT company as a subcontractor, participating in a consortium, have signed an agreement on the implementation of the project for setting up a “Stationary system for the control of state border with Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro” in the amount of over MHRK 28. These resources are co-financed by the Internal Security Fund (ISF) – Borders.