Bosna Bank International (BBI)
within the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) 2020 and the initiative “We can
do it”, and in cooperation with the project “Diaspora for
Development” organized the 5th SBF online session “DIGITAL RECOVERY:
Support for Digital Transformation of BH companies as a response to COVID-19.
By the way, “Diaspora for Development” (D4D) is a project of the
Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees of BiH and the Government of Switzerland,
in partnership with UNDP BiH and IOM BiH. The moderators of the 5th SBF session
were Eddie Custovic and Damir Mitric, members of the Board of Directors of the
BH Futures Foundation.
The goal of the 5th SBF online
session was to exchange best practices in digitalization processes as a first
step towards recovery, but also as a tool for new market opportunities that
will enable BiH to better integrate into existing and newly established global
value chains and be at the forefront of new markets.
In the introductory speech, Ms.
Steliana Nedera, UNDP Resident Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina,
stressed the importance of digital transformation for BiH. companies.
Amer Bukvic, President of the
Management Board of BBI Bank, spoke in the introductory speech on how to use
the crisis to improve business.
By the way, the initiative
“We can do it”, which has so far been supported by many, from members
of the Presidency of BiH, chambers of commerce and the Association of Employers
of FBiH, and numerous businessmen, contains more than 100 measures with
concrete solutions for economy.
Focus of this session was how
companies in Bosnia and Herzegovina are digitizing their services and helping
other organizations strengthen the company”s resilience during the COVID-19
pandemic. The session was attended by prominent panelists, representatives of
bh. companies coming from the IT sector, robotics, financial technologies and
marketing – Mr. Milan Kusmuk, DKR / MBT, Mr. Semir Music, Lilium Digital, Ms.
Samira Nuhanovic, Softhouse Consulting, Mr. Orhan Gazibegovic, Monri Payments
and Mr. Kemal Bajramović, UNDP Accelerator Lab.
You can find the 5th SBF online session on
digitalization in BiH on the official profiles of the Sarajevo Business Forum
(SBF) and you can view it on social networks or on the you tube link: https://youtu.be/jNEnVxOAkBo