Regional Forum on Market, Investments and Statistics – MIS, in cooperation with partner organizations, announces:
The subject of the public invitation is the gathering of projects and research papers that will be presented on International Conference on Regional Market, Statistics Development and Investment Opportunities which will be held in Sarajevo on 6th, 7th and 8th November 2017.

This is the first conference in the region that supports and affirms the cooperation of governmental institutions, international organizations, business sector and non-governmental organizations, with an aim to plan and cooperate in the realization of regional projects.
The conference covers four important sectors through thematic panels: Market panel, Statistics panel, Investment panel and Research and Development panel.
All legal entities and natural persons in Bosnia and Herzegovina and abroad (companies, local self-governments, public companies, institutions, non-profit organizations and individuals) are eligible to apply.
Types of applications:
– Market (analyzes and research on the conditions in the capital market, labor, goods and services; activities and projects that contribute to the increase of competitiveness; sustainable development in the region; possibilities of binding and cooperation of the business community)
– Statistics (the importance of regional cooperation of statistical institutions in the development of statistics in the decision-making process and the creation of economic and social policy in the region; using modern applications for collecting, processing and analyzing data; the importance of harmonizing statistical legislation with international regulations and practices)
– Research and Development (world development and research trends in all areas of interest: IT technology, education, development and use of databases, modern management, etc.)
– Investments (investment opportunities and trends in the region). Investment projects or research papers can cover following topics: Energy, Industry, Construction, Transport and Infrastructure, Information and Communication Technologies, Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, Financial Sector, Tourism and Trade
The project should contain: profile and name; strategic plan (object, location of the proposed investment, goals, and key characteristics); business and financial plan; investment return indicator, paper works should contain all relevant methodological elements.
Evaluation of applications
The evaluation of projects and paper works is done by a commission appointed by the Organizing Committee of the Regional Forum on Market, Investments and Statistics – MIS for those applications that have fulfilled all the conditions and that are submitted within the defined deadline. The selected projects and paper works will be presented at the conference, to the eventual investors and other interested organizations. Also, for the first three selected projects, authors will be able to present them on their own. (Up to 8 slides and 15 minutes of time.)

Submission of applications
Projects shell be submitted to the e-mail: or to the address of the Federation: Ferhadija 11, 71 000 Sarajevo, B&H.
Deadline for submission of projects is October 20, 2017.
All information on the Regional Forum on Market, Investments and Statistics can be found on the web portal at For all questions we are at your disposal, contact person Azra Bećirović, Project Coordinator. Contact phone number +387 33 217 391, e-mail:
Sarajevo, 24.09.2017.