Continuation of collaboration on the project “Strengthening surveillance of the state border through the procurement of a thermovision camera on a trailer with a field vehicle”
Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Croatia and a group of economic operators headed by Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., whose members are Securitas Hrvatska d.o.o. and Hidraulika Promet d.o.o., have signed a supply contract with the aim to implement the project “Strengthening surveillance of the state border through the procurement of a thermovision camera on a trailer with a field vehicle”. The purpose of the project is to protect the state border, i.e. establish surveillance of the state border in accordance with Schengen standards.
The Annual General Meeting of Ericsson Nikola Tesla joint-stock company was held at the Company’s headquarters, Krapinska 45, Zagreb, on Thursday, 13 June 2019. The equity capital represented at the AGM was HRK 89,100,300.00, corresponding to 66.92% of the total Company’s equity. This was sufficient for the AGM to make valid decisions. In the presence of a notary public, the Annual General Meeting was presided by Snježana Bahtijari, AGM Chairperson, appointed by the Supervisory Board of the Company. LM Ericsson, the largest single shareholder, was represented by Mats Olof Andrén. Representatives of the Supervisory Board and numerous investors were present at the AGM.
With the aim to further digitalize its business and make it more transparent, State Geodetic Administration in cooperation with Ericsson Nikola Tesla developed a new katastar.hr portal which provides insight into various spatial information based on a person’s current location. The portal was officially launched on 11 June 2019 in the State Geodetic Administration by the Public Administration Minister Lovro Kuščević, as a representative of the Prime Minister Andrej Plenković.
A team of students from Split, with the support from Ericsson Nikola Tesla’s experts, achieved excellent results in this year’s Ericsson Innovation Awards competition. They have become one of 15 teams in the semi-finals who have entered top 1 percent of teams against tough international competition of over 2000 teams, including more than 6800 students from 69 countries. This is the second time in the last three years that students from Split achieved success in this competition.
On May 22 in Opatija, Darko Horvat, Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, inaugurated the largest international non-commercial scientific and expert convention on ICT, electronics and microelectronics in this part of Europe – the 42nd MIPRO. The convention is held under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović. Ericsson Nikola Tesla actively participates in a comprehensive program which highlights networking and strategy aimed at modern technological determinants and development directions of the EU, focusing on artificial intelligence and smart environments.
On 15 May 2019, at the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb, a Partnership Agreement related to a three-year ProLog project was signed. The Agreement was signed by the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, the Faculty of Maritime Studies of the University of Rijeka, University North, Ericsson Nikola Tesla and Orbico. The project aims to develop the higher education standards of the profession, qualification standards and study programs on the basis of the Croatian Qualifications Framework in transport and logistics. The project is based on resources from the European Social Fund, Operational Programme Efficient Human Resources 2014-2020.
The second international ICT Society Forum, organized by the Institute for European and Globalization Studies in collaboration with the French institute Laboratoire d’Ingénierie des Systèmes de Versailles (LISV), was held at Ericsson Nikola Tesla’s location in Osijek. The theme “The Robots are coming. The Influence of Robotization on Economy and Social Changes” gathered participants who are actively engaged in the creation of the digital society in different areas; businessmen and experts, representatives from the academia and public administration.