Sarajevo 2018

Sarajevo 2018

Management Committee and Working Group Meeting, 17-19 October, 2018

Our Local Organisers Aleksandra Nikolic and Dusanka Boskovic, Professors at the University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, are pleased to welcome the FoodMC community in Sarajevo for 3 working days, on 17th, 18th and 19th October.


The event will be hosted by the University of Sarajevo. On October 17, we will have a plenary session in the Rectorate building (address: Obala Kulina bana 7/II).  On October 18 and 19, we will use rooms in the CIS Building (address: Zmaja od Bosne 8). Here below are maps of the city center, with the two locations highlighted:

Map 1
Map 2

Reaching the venue 

For most of you, the common used way to travel to Sarajevo is by plane. Sarajevo Airport is located 12 km away from the City centre. It is connected with a bus line (Airport - Baščaršija/City centre). Transport service is available to all interested persons at the price of 5,00 KM (2,5 €) for a drive in one direction, and 8,00 KM (4 €) for a return ticket. The time table is given here. You also have an option to take a taxi which you will find at the exit gate of the Airport. The estimated price is 18,00-24,00 KM (9-12 €) depending on your destination.

Other option is the bus and/or train from other regional cities (Zagreb, Beograd, Split, Dubrovnik) with better flight connection.


Sarajevo offers wide range of Hotels and Bed and Breakfasts. For Hotels you can find here and for Bed and Breakfasts here. On this map you can see the position of the Rectorate so that you can plan your distance from the place you stay and the Rectorate. A few recommended hotels are listed in the following.

Marriot Sarajevo:

Hotel Cosmopolit:

City Boutique Hotel

Hotel Bosnia

Draft of the Agenda

Day 1, 17/10 [Place: UNSA Rectorate, Obala Kulina bana 7/II]


14:00-16:00 Welcome and MC meeting

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-18:00 WG meeting plenary session

Day 2, 18/10 [Place: UNSA Campus, CIS Building, Zmaja od Bosne 8]


WG meeting plenary session

09:30-10:30 Invited speaker: Francesco Rossi, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

10:30-11:00 Presentation of the networking tool for FoodMC, Kamal Kansou 

11:00-11:30 Coffee break and poster session

11:30-12:30 Presentations of STSM grantees

12:30-14:00 Lunch

WG individual sessions

14:00-16:00 Work divided by WG, advancement on the deliverables

16:00-16:30 Coffee break and poster session

16:30-18:00 Work divided by WG, advancement on the deliverables

Day 3, 19/10 [Place: UNSA Campus, CIS Building, Zmaja od Bosne 8]


WG meeting plenary session

09:30-11:00 Reports by WG, Future plans


Modification date: 05 June 2023 | Publication date: 11 October 2018 | By: AT