Bilateral Academic Conference: Challenges of the 21st Century and the Region
The bilateral academic conference entitled “Challenges of the 21st Century and the Region” organized by the Institute of International Politics and Economics (IIPE) took place on 11 September 2012 at the Institute’s premises in Belgrade.
Opening speeches were given by
Duško Dimitrijević, Ph.D., Director of Institute of International Politics and Economics,
Professor Tibor Sabo, Assistant Minister at Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development and
His Excellence Mr. Toshio Tsunozaki, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of Serbia..
The conference was attended by respectable Japanese and Serbian academics and scientific communities of these two countries. The program of the conference included various research topics considering both contemporary challenges to international politics and forms of regional cooperation throughout different parts of the world. The aim was to bring Japanese-Serbian academic cooperation closer together and to exchange fresh ideas between the researches from these two countries.