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Business Forum Advanced Materials for the Green Future, 22 November 2021, Slovenia Pavilion, EXPO Dubai

Welcome to meet and network with top Slovenian experts and companies in the field of advanced materials.


AGENDA OF THE BUSINESS FORUM Advanced Materials for the Green Future


11.00 am - 1.00 pm 

Welcome Address: Mr Matic Volk, Comissioner General of the Republic of Slovenia for EXPO 2020 Dubai
Special Addresses: Mr Aleš Cantarutti, General Manager, CCI of Slovenia, The Head of the Slovenian Business Delegation
Keynote Speech:

  • AI for Science and Engineering: Assoc. Prof. Jure Leskovec, PhD , Computer Science, Stanford University
  • Advanced Materials Research and Improved Materials for the Green Future: Assoc. Prof. Bojan Podgornik, PhD, Head of Metallic materials and technologies department, Institute of Metals and Technology
  • Future Factories Demands - Customized Quality Control Solutions: Mr Marko Lotrič, CEO & Mr Nejc Demšar, Head of R&D, LOTRIČ Metrology Ltd
  • Steel and Steel Industry in Modern Society: Mr Andrej Skumavc, Ph D, Research Engineer for Welding Technologies of Special Steels, SIJ Acroni d.o.
  • Gold Nanoparticles as a Tool of the Future: Assoc. Prof. Rebeka Rudolf, PhD, Research Counsellor, Development Manager & Leader of Research Group, Zlatarna Celje d.o.o.

Intro of Slovenian Business Delegation
Wrap Up


1.00 - pm 3.00 pm

Networking Business Lunch



SLOVENIAN COMPANIES - participants of business delegation 


  • AMPD d.o.o. - custom made software solutions for industrial automation, process optimization
  • Beluks d.o.o.- car mechanic, aftersell market cars, repairing and renewing cars
  • BIJOL d.o.o. - production of different trucks upgradings and special vehicles, forest machinery and equipment, fire fighter units, construction vehicles
  • CELJSKE MESNINE D.O.O. - food company with meat products
  • Fotonist d.o.o. - visual production, TV commercials, turistic videos, promotional video, commercial photography
  • Georudeko d.o.o. - future mineral deposits, advance materials, research and technical management
  • Katja Božnik s.p. - IBA KIMYA Turkey - producer of epoxy and poliester powder coatings, smart powders, high durable and long-lasting powders, powders for specific use (antibacterial, Ibashield-no more corrosion, Ibaground-conductive ESD surfaces, special structure effects...)
  • KM Inštalacije d.o.o. - ventilation and air conditioning, heating and cooling
  • KOVIT projekti d.o.o. – production of industrial equipment, projecting, making and fitting of height pressure and accumulative vessels of volume up to 200.000 litres for all kind of media and pressure, production welding parts for hydroelectrically power station
  • MARMOR, Sežana d.d. - quarrying and the art of stonecutting, natural stone producer and dealer and also a manufacturer of different limestone final products and semi - finished products, stone floor tiles, wall claddings, facade claddings, stairs, shelves, architectural elements for windows and doors, cubs, kitchen and bathroom table tops, split stone elements and various custom made products all with different finishes
  • Matej Zlodej s.p. - sourcing and vetting specialists for industrial automation, they provide their partners with constant inflow of specialists for industrial automation, mainly PLC programmers, HVAC engineers and other automation engineers, their products are mainly focused on sourcing and/or vetting candidates for employment, they also provide coordination of the entire employment process
  • OGRAJE KOČEVAR d.o.o. - production of fences, gates, steel construction
  • Onyx hr d.o.o. - human resources solutions, workforce for projects execution, executing projects with own workforce and resources
  • Q NOVA d.o.o. – marketing, innovative ecological organic polishing material
  • Radgonske gorice d.o.o. - wine production, sparkling wine
  • Result d.o.o. - information technologies, production intelligence
  • Softnet d.o.o. - telecom operator, data, voice services
  • SOL.LEX.SUS d.o.o. - Environmental and spatial law, sustainable legal solutions
  • LOTRIČ Metrology Ltd - technical testing and analysis, calibrating, metrology products and services
  • SIJ Acroni d.o.o. – stainless steel, tool steel, special steel, structural steel, production servicers, technical control
  • Zlatarna Celje - Precious metals` production, jewellery production and retail, investment gold provider


A CATALOGUE of SLOVENIAN COMPANIES attending the business forum.
An INVITATION to the business forum.
REGISTER to the business forum.


Date: 22 November 2021
Venue: Slovenian national pavilion, EXPO, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
More information: Slovenia at EXPO 2020