In exactly three days, the third edition of the Cross Border Coworking Conference will begin in Nikšić, Montenegro. The conference is jointly organized by the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center Tehnopolis and INTERA Technology Park in cooperation with the National Tourist Organization of Montenegro.
From Monday, October 9th until Wednesday, October 10th, 2023. more than 150 registered participants expect a rich and dynamic program that begins with evening speed networking and welcome entertainment. The program continues on Tuesday when 27 speakers will take the stage and through presentations, panel discussions and workshops will touch on remote work, burnout syndrome, time management, personal branding, the relationship between digital nomads and the local community and many other topics, including examples good practices. The third day of the conference is reserved for relaxed socializing while sailing along the beautiful Boka Kotor and lunch together in Grahovo. The conference will bring together regional and global experts who will be happy to share their experiences with the participants, as well as representatives of regional companies and organizations and digital nomads currently residing in the countries of the Western Balkans. Precisely thanks to the diversity of the participants, the conference will serve as a platform for meeting and exchanging knowledge, but also a necessary conversation about the region’s potential to get closer to digital nomads and adapt the country’s offer to their needs.
This year’s edition was co-financed by the European Union and the Government of Germany through the Covid-19 Investment Response/EU4BusinessRecovery project. This project is implemented by GIZ BiH with the aim of reducing the economic consequences caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Among other things, his project contributes to the strengthening of the capacities of tourist operators, the development of sustainable tourism and the branding of Bosnia and Herzegovina as a destination for digital nomads. The conference was additionally supported by the Investment Development Fund, Municipality of Nikšić, The Regional Rular Development Standing Working Group (SWG), Tourism Organization of Nikšić, Nikšić Theater, ZenDev and DELI. Media sponsors of the conference are Bljesak.info, Nezavisne novine, Večernji list and RTV Nikšić.