Students from the Novo Mesto Faculty of Industrial Engineering Are Invited to Participate in the Competencies for Green Future Event

Students from the Faculty of Industrial Engineering in Novo Mesto are invited to participate in the Competencies for Green Future (in Slovenian: Kompetence za zeleno prihodnost) event, which will be held in Maribor on 15 October 2019. The event will be attended by the Minister of Education, Science and Sport Dr Jernej Pikalo and the Director of the Republican Fund for Scholarships, Development, Support for People with Disabilities and Social Security Irena Kuntarich Hribar. The project is co-financed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport and the European Union at the expense of the European Social Fund.

Students and teachers involved in the projects Through Creativity to Knowledge and Student Innovative Socially Useful Projects are invited to participate in the event. It should be noted that 6,200 students have already participated in these projects, which resulted in the implementation of 830 ideas. During the event, the young people will present their achievements related, inter alia, to environmentally friendly technologies, reducing environmental pollution, and the circular economy.

Participation in the event is free of charge. Registration is open until 14 October 2019. Free buses will shuttle from Ljubljana, Koper and Novo Mesto.

Inquiries:, 01 434 15 74.