Invitation for wood sector companies to participate in the Faculty of Forestry professional practice project

VINKOVCI, 02.07.2020. – Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb in cooperation with the Croatian Chamber of Forestry and Wood Technology Engineers, Competence Centre Ltd. for research and development and the Wood Cluster Slavonian Oak, as partners, implement the project “Development and implementation of professional practice in the Forestry Faculty studies” funded by European Social Found. Read more

ROSEWOOD4.0 (H2020) – SEE Hub Validation Workshop held in Vinkovci

VINKOVCI, 18.06.2020.Competence Centre Ltd. as South East Europe (SEE) Hub Manager, together with Slovenian Forestry Institute and Cluster of Bioeconomy and Environment of Western Macedonia organised Validation Workshop. Over 15 international experts from forestry and wood industry value chain discussed best practices in forestry and wood industry sectors (with emphasis on digital solutions) and validated the SEE Hub SWOT analysis. Read more

Competence Centre’s Projects and Activities presented at the Annual LAG Forum

LOVAS, 18.06.2020.Local Action Group in cooperation with Vukovar-Srijem County, Development Agency of Vukovar-Srijem County, Development Agency TINTL and Municipality of Lovas organized on June 18, 3rd Forum of Local Action Groups of Vukovar-Srijem County entitled “Present and Future of Community-Based Local Development”. Read more

ROSEWOOD4.0 (HORIZON2020) brochure published

VINKOVCI, 10.06.2020. – ROSEWOOD4.0 – Digital solutions and knowledge transfer for sustainable wood mobilisation in Europe brochure was published. Brochure contains information about project objectives and activities, countries and project partners included in the implementation of project and other information. Read more

Rural Development Programme: More than 1/2 million kuna allocated to Šiška Ltd.

VINKOVCI, 08.06.2020. – Paying Agency for Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Development decided on allocation of funds to Šiška Ltd., under the Rural Development Programme, Operation 8.6.2. – „Modernization of technologies, machines, tools and equipment in pre-industrial wood processing“. Read more

Wood Technology Study in Vinkovci presented to mayors and municipality commissioners

VINKOVCI, 22.05.2020. – Vice-dean of the Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb, Vjekoslav Živković, PhD, and director of the Competence Centre Ltd. for research and development Ivan Ambroš, PhD, presented a new dislocated Wood Technology Undergraduate Study in Vinkovci. Read more

BOOKLET Rosewood Final Conference and 4th Forest Innovation Workshop

VINKOVCI, 15.05.2020. – ROSEWOOD project, funded by the Horizon 2020, EU Research and Innovation programme under the grant agreement No. 776754, successfully finished with a 2-day Final Conference held in Florence, Italy. The event was held on January 15th and 16th during 4th Forest Innovation Workshop and was jointly hosted by ROSEWOOD project, EFI, ERIAFF and other European forestry and wood sector associations. Read more

Enroll in wood technology studies at Faculty of Forestry or in Carpentry and Technical secondary school in Vinkovci!

VINKOVCI, 08.05.2020. – How does it sound to pursue your career with continuous contact with natural materials and studying near the largest forest of noble pedunculate oak tree in Europe? Great, doesn’t it? The wood sector has a constant need for highly educated professionals who easily find their place in labour market. Read more

EU week – ROSEWOOD 4.0

VINKOVCI 07.05.2020. – ROSEWOOD 4.0 is a two-year HORIZON 2020 project financed within the call for „renaissance of rural areas“ RUR 2019 „Thematic networks compiling knowledge ready for practice“ under contract number 862681. The consortium of 21 partners from 18 European countries, coordinated by the Steinbeis- Europa Zentrum in Germany includes intermediary institutions, international and regional networks, research institutions and associations. The project started in February 2020. Read more

EU week – Wood-technology Centre Slavonian Oak

VINKOVCI, 06.05.2020. – „Wood-technology Centre Slavonian Oak” is an innovation infrastructure project adopted by the Partnership Council of Vukovar – Srijem County as a strategic county project in Vukovar – Srijem County Development Strategy.

Competence Centre Ltd. is responsible for implementation of the project. Read more