A Meeting of the Maribor University Management with the Club 7 Deputy Members

On Monday, 11 February 2019, the management of the University of Maribor held a working meeting with the Club 7 members, including members of the parliament from the seventh electoral district (Maribor and the suburbs).

The meeting participants discussed the strategy for the inclusion of the University of Maribor in the implementation of the cohesion policy within the Eastern Slovenia region. The University of Maribor presented a project of innovative open technologies, the goal of which is to establish the NNOVUM technology and innovation centre in Maribor, as well as the network of its representative offices in various settlements of the Eastern Statistical Region. The implementation of this project will solve the problem of the lack of government research structures in the region, conduct practical research in partnership with local companies and develop the region.

The Club 7 members supported the above-mentioned project for establishing the centre, and also invited the University of Maribor to cooperate in the development of sectoral legislation.

Source: um.si