Meeting between IUS and Bosnalijek representatives

Representatives of the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) visited the Bosnalijek company in Sarajevo and met with their top management on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. This was a return visit which aimed at creating a positive academic/business climate for future cooperation between the two institutions. IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Yücel Oğurlu led the visit to the company with his associates Vice Rector for International Cooperation and Research, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Gürsel, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS), Prof. Dr. Fuat Gürcan, Secretary General of the IUS, Emir Hadžikadunić, Deputy Director of the Foundation for Education Development Sarajevo (SEDEF), Armin Kerić, Coordinator of the Visual Arts and Visual Communications Design (VACD) Program of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS), Assoc. Prof. Kenan Zekić and Public Relations Manager at IUS, Goran Valka. 

On behalf of the Bosnalijek d.d., the meeting was attended by: Company CEO Nedim Uzunović, Executive Director for Production and Development Belma Abazović, Executive Director for Quality and Regulation Nermin Zubčević, Director of Sales Ekrem Turajlić, Director of Business Development Igor Martinović, Assistant Director of Legal Affairs and Director of the Human Resources Sector Razija Peco and Public Relations Director Zinaida Babović. During the meeting, distinguished guests discussed the establishment of long-term mutual cooperation between the academic and corporate level, through implementation of joint academic/research projects, including internship opportunities for IUS students. After the meeting, distinguished guests visited the research facilities and laboratories where pharmaceutical drugs are tested and produced.