PRINCESS KATHERINE ATTENDS OPENING OF THE EDUCATION FAIR
Belgrade, 11 March 2011 – Her Royal Highness Crown Princess
Katherine attended today the ceremonial opening of the 8th International
Educational Fair – EduFair 2011 at the “Continental” Hotel in Belgrade.
Opening speeches were delivered by HRH Crown Princess
Katherine, H.E. Mr. Wolfram Maas, German ambassador to Serbia since Germany is
the guest of honour of EduFair 2011, Mr. Slobodan Jaukovic, Deputy Minister of
Education and Prof. Danilo Golijanin, in the name of OIVIVIO Consulting
Services, the organizer of the Fair.
EduFair is an event where students from high schools can in
one place gather information necessary for their choosing of the best-suited
faculties for them, as well as for future careers. Participation from more than
80 higher educational institutions from Serbia and ten foreign countries is
expected, as well as more than 10.000 visitors. This years’ EduFair slogan is:
“What would you study?”
HRH Crown Prince Alexander is the Founder and Patron of Crown
Prince Alexander’s Foundation for Education which was established in 2006 and is
committed to advancing education, academic research in Serbia, to address the
outflow of brilliant young academics and to promote Serbian cultural heritage.
Within the general objective of Crown Prince Alexander to
promote democratic values and economic development in our country, the
Foundation is dedicated to opening opportunities for talented young people in
their future development and careers.
The Foundation links Serbian education institutions with
reputable international institutions and forms highly educated well-trained
young professionals, connecting Serbian youth to the business community and to
The EduFair will take place from March 11-13, 2011, from 10am