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A delegation of 25 women entrepreneurs, members of Business and Professional Women's Association (BPW) from Pula in Croatia, and two representatives of BPW Rijeka, participated in the 1st BPW AdrionNet Network Forum (network of women entrepreneurs in Adriatic-Ionian region) on October 19th in Athens, Greece. This forum titled The Women's Entrepreneurship Forum - a New Horizon was held at the Athens Chamber of Commerce under the auspices of President of the Chamber, Mr. Constantine Michalos. The forum was opened by the founder and president of BPW AdrionNet network, Mrs. Alida Perkov, who emphasized that the initiative for connecting women entrepreneurs from the Adriatic-Ionian region, more specifically from Italy, Croatia, Greece and Cyprus, came from the BPW Pula association. The BPW AdrionNet Network was established in 2017 in Bari, and Greece undertook to organize the first forum of this organization.

Forum Danube net

Report on the results and conclusions of the 10th Forum BPW Danube net, which took place in Pula on 4-5 November 2016, on the topic "Women in STEM, Innovation, Leadership"

10th Forum BPW Danube net was designed as a platform for the exchange of ideas, opinions and information in the labor, business and culture field. The aim of the Forum was to exchange the experiences of women oriented on entrepreneurial activities and well-paid occupations, and to encourage women entrepreneurs to pursue innovations and accept management positions. The forum offered the exhibition, three plenary sessions, nine round tables, sale of products made by women entrepreneurs, and business meetings. It was held under the patronage of Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, the President of the Republic of Croatia, the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) and Ivan Jakovcic, EUSDR Danube Region Strategy, particularly in the field of supporting female entrepreneurs as strong doers in strengthening the economic competitiveness of the EU macro region.