Partneri i podržavatelji ovog projekta
Impact Hub Zagreb
is a pioneer and thought leader on Entrepreneurship for Social Impact
beyond Croatia and a member of the Impact Hub Global Network of 84 social entrepreneurship spaces
around the world. In Croatia, Impact Hub Zagreb offers an inspiring and nurturing community for
incubation, enablement, exchange and collaboration for startups and entrepreneurs of all types, not
only social entrepreneurs.
ACT Group (AG)
is the first Croatian consortium of work-integration social enterprises
supporting organisations. It was founded in 2013 and took over part of the activities of the
Autonomous Centre - ACT, which since establishment had acted as a regional social enterprise
incubator. ACT and ACT Group merged in 2016. Today, AG is a leading social enterprise model for
Croatia and the region. AG members work in the green economy and social services sectors in their
SEE Regional Advisors Ltd.
is an investment banking and advisory firm operating
ex-Yugoslavia. SEER focuses on obtaining finance for companies and projects in its region (including
through official funding), assisting local and foreign companies expand their markets within and
beyond that region and aiding troubled companies, their owners and creditors.
Tina Lee Odinsky Zec a Lecturer and the Director of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship
School of Economics and Management. She has worked extensively in higher education and professional
development for the past 20 years starting in the US and then across Europe including Croatia,
Germany, Italy, Macedonia, Poland and the United Kingdom.
is a small business excelling in master storytelling, geek whispering and
creative trouble making. We write excellent copy, awesome e-mails, the best short stories and fantastic
technical documentation. We also translate from English and Italian into Croatian and vice versa, but
mostly from developer into user, whether it's into the user vulgaris or the engineering-user dialect. We
also organize workshops and events, having practiced for years on the most demanding audience, that of
science fiction fans. Female owned and operated, Savarakatini will always gladly advise you in any of
the above mentioned areas
is a software and business development agency composed of a team of UX (user
designers, business analysts, software engineers and entrepreneurs who are helping people around the
world to solve their business challenges and achieve their goals.
UX Passion - Wallery
Designed and developed by the UX Passion team, Wallery is a social
media wall which enables you to discover, moderate and display social media content on any screen or
website. With Wallery, you can create beautiful and unique social media walls in minutes, and use them
to engage your audience and amplify their social media conversations.
Organizations supporting this project
Advisory Board members
Tamara Macasovic is a partner in PwC Croatia, responsible for audit services, PwC
advisory services. As professional with extensive experience within the audit and assurance sector,
Tamara supports companies that wish to improve their corporate reporting and provides assurance that
their systems operate effectively.
Linda Villarreal is a business networking expert who specializes in linking
professional contacts for companies and business roll outs on an international level. She moves with
ease at government levels and has an instinctive political partnering and relationship experience
bringing European business into the United States and US business into Europe. Experienced in
cross-cultural strategy including supporting clients during business acquisitions and sales.
Marko Rakar has a blend of skills that includes knowledge of IT, management,
management, media and politics. Marko has designed, built and managed advanced statistical, BI and
predictive analytics systems designed to predict customer/supplier behavior, increase process
efficiencies, find and eliminate hidden costs and simplify decision making, as well as identify,
prevent, and/or disrupt criminal, fraudulent and money laundering activities.
Marta Aparicio’s professional experience has been focused on angel investing within the
industry as an expert in angel investing and Investment Officer at the MIF, and as Manager of the
Spanish Business Angel Association and IESE Business School Business Angel Network, awarded as the
European Network in 2012 by EBAN. Moreover she worked as a researcher and facilitator of
activity in early stages of development while at the IESE Business School.
Wade Channell is the Senior Economic Growth Advisor for Gender at USAID. During his 23
international development, he has focused extensively on the enabling environment for business and
growth, recently turning his attention primarily to issues of women’s economic empowerment. He
manages work designed to address the needs of adolescent girls through market based solutions, and a
three-country study on effectiveness of different approaches to supporting women’s small and medium
Domen Savic is the director of Inštitut Državljan D (Citizen D Institute). He holds a
in journalism from the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana. He is also a member of
Program Council of RTV. Slovenia. Mr. Savič is very active in the field of digital economy. He has
cooperated with several Slovenian NGOs (Cyberpipe, Ljudmila, Kibla, PINA) in the fields of digital
copyright and creative commons, bridging the digital divide, open internet and freedom of