Esteemed Colleagues and Dear Friends,

On behalf of the Organizational Committee of the Congress it is our great honor and pleasure to invite you to participate in our 3rd International Congress – Age of New Economy and New Jobs - Blue Economy and Blue Innovation, which will be held at the Radisson Blu Resort in Split on the 5th and 6th of November, 2020. 

The Congress is a part of the Interreg project ECOMAP, written by the members of the Healthy City organization. The project is lead by the Municipality of Podstrana and partners are: Maritim Sport Society “Spinut”, Healthy City, Sport Fiching Society “Strožanac”, Institut of oceanography and Ficheries Split, Municipality of Ancona, Bibione Mare s.p.a. , National Institut of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics OGS,  University of Ferrara, Consortium future in research and Pordenone Technology Park “Andrea Galvani”.


What will make this event even more special is that it will mark the 20th anniversary of our nonprofit organization.

The two-day event in Split will be a great opportunity to exchange experiences and gain new information on economy of sustainability starting with environmental issues and economically sustainable new jobs management. This will produce new ideas, activities and strategies in the area of environmental protection specifically focusing on Blue Economy and Blue Innovation. 

Attending the Congress will also provide all the participants and attendees with the opportunity to create both professional and personal connections. The Congress will gather experts from different fields such as Climate Change and Blue Economy, Sustainability and Development of Ports and Marinas, and Regional Strategies and Maritime Cooperation. The diversity of the population attending the event comprised of the experts and governing persons (local to Croatia and those governing the protection of environment across the EU) will facilitate a discussion allowing us to create a real change across continent.

We are currently accepting applications to present at the Congress. If some of the details mentioned above have resonated with your passions or expertise, we invite you to submit your abstracts for oral or poster presentations. 

We look forward to an exciting meeting that will facilitate a great scientific debate and enjoyable social interaction. I also hope and trust that you will enjoy your visit to the historic and beautiful city of Split. 


Andrea Russo, PhD, Associate Professor

Committee President

November 5th-6th, 2020

Split, Croatia

Radisson Blu Resort

02.04.2020. - Deadline for publishing abstract in the papers

15.06.2020. - Abstract submission

Please read instructions for abstracts here.


Željka Raguž, dipl.el.ing

T: +385 (0)21 540 630

E: ured@zdravigrad.hr