Workshop  on experiences and possibilities for interactive networking between research institutions and agri-food business entitieswithin the AgriFoodBoost project will be held on 18 May 2022 from 11 am at the Resort Polovanec, located in Đurđekovac near Zagreb. The aim of the workshop is to familiarise stakeholders from the agricultural sector and public administration with the possibilities of cooperation with the newly established Research Centre for Experimental Economics.

During this workshop, stakeholders will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the application of experimental economics in the fields of agriculture, food and environment. In this way, the Faculty of Agriculture Zagreb (FAZ) will network with partner institutions and improve the Faculty’s cooperation with the business sector, public administration and the scientific community, which should also increase the research capacity of the FAZ.


Programme of the workshop:

11:00 – 11:15 Gathering of participants
11:15 – 11:25 Introductory speech by AgriFoodBoost project leader, Prof. Marija Cerjak, PhD
11:25 – 11:40 Basic information on experimental economics (Prof. Damir Kovačić, PhD).
11:40 – 12:10 Examples of the use of experimental economics in business decision-making and management (Assistant Professor Josip Juračak, PhD)
12:10 – 12:40 Discussion with the workshop participants on the possibilities of cooperation with the Centre
12:40 Lunch
…….Tour of the wine cellar of the Polovanec family farm and wine tasting