Startup Grind hosts Violeta Bulc, fmr Deputy Prime Minister of Slovenia & EU Transport Commissioner

Sun, Jul 5, 2:00 PM (CEST)

About this event

July is bringing incredible speakers in the centre of our discussions once again! This time we are hosting a virtual SG Fireside Chat with Violeta Bulc, former Deputy Prime Minister of Slovenia & EU Transport Commissioner, an event co-organized in partnership with SG Rajkot (India). The topic of this session, moderated by Jatin Kataria, founder & CEO of We Group - Volcano of GloCal Solutions, will be on "Circular economy & role of entrepreneurs". 

About the speaker:

Violeta Bulc is an open-minded former European Union's Commissioner and Deputy Prime Minister of Slovenia, devoted to solving problems in a collaborative and innovative way. The essence of her work is directed at improving the quality of life for people in the European Union.

Violeta in 6 bulletproofs:

  • Former Deputy PM of Slovenia
  • Former European Commissioner for @Transport_EU
  • Entrepreneur
  • Innovator
  • Engineer
  • Free spirit

About the topic:

We will discuss the following areas of interest:

  • Circular economy & circular eco-civilization: an introduction
  • How can the circular economy be beneficial to businesses & better tomorrow?
  • How is the thought process being built? The way ahead to build circular business models
  • What is the role of entrepreneurs & how to utilize this system?
  • How future looks like with circular economy from a business perspective and what is going on right now?

About the Croatia-India partnership:

This event has given the 'green light' to a series of partnership events and innovative initiatives between these two countries. The Startup Grind chapters of Rijeka and Rajkot are committed to sharing incredible stories together, thus creating global awareness on topics that matter. 

To make this event even more interesting for You, we've prepared a Virtual Networking session, the link for which will be shared during the session itself. 

Want to know how businesses will look like in next decade & beyond? Hear it directly from someone who can "see" the future and create it along the way. RSVP to get access to the event with Violeta Bulc now!


  • Violeta Bulc

    Violeta Bulc

    fmr Deputy PM of Slovenia & EU Transport Commissioner

    Former Deputy PM of Slovenia and European Commissioner for @Transport_EU Entrepreneur, Innovator, Engineer & Free spirit

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  • Moderator

    • Jatin Kataria

      Jatin Kataria

      WE Group - Volcano of GloCal Solutions

      Founder & CEO

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    Sunday, Jul 5
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CEST)

    Brought to you by

    • Gabriella Marcelja

      Gabriella Marcelja

      Startup Grind

      Rijeka Director