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U.S. Mission Speaker Program – September 2019

The U.S. Embassy Ljubljana Speaker Program is one of our most popular youth engagement programs. Invitations to visit schools throughout Slovenia increase every year, and we try to visit as many as we can! This year, we have already visited two schools in September. Our new Ambassador, Lynda Blanchard, was quick to volunteer to visit ...
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Alert: Adria Airways / Planned Demonstration

Alert:  Adria Airways / Planned Demonstration 25 September 2019 1)    Adria Airways  Location: Airports Event: Slovenia’s Adria Airways has temporarily suspended most of its operations due to financial difficulties as of September 24. Other international airports within a 2.5 hour drive of Ljubljana include Trieste, Zagreb, and Venice.           Actions to Take: Those with tickets on Adria ...
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Ambassador Lynda Blanchard Remarks at CEED/World Chicago “Start. Fail. Scale.”

Good morning, and thank you all for inviting me to join you. I couldn’t be happier to be among so many committed entrepreneurs from around the region. Truth be told, I feel at home in the business community, and I appreciate the chance to share in the excitement today. A warm welcome to my American ...
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The Artificial Intelligence with Joseph Dumoulin

Embassy organized a week long program about the artificial intelligence with Joseph Dumoulin, Chief Technology Innovation Officer at Verint Intelligent Self-Service. He addressed  AI from all perspectives: from talking to politicians and policy-makers about societal impact, to experts about very specific case-studies, giving advice, and addressing the general public with a broader overview. From the ...
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SEI 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGvdR4ijAzA The 8th Annual Summer Economics Institute (SEI) 2019 July program in Ljubljana gave 20 select Slovenian university students a US-style hands-on look into how economics, business and entrepreneurship work in the real world through 20+ site visits, targeted lectures and expert talks, as well as a Lean Start Up program by US Professor of Entrepreneurship ...
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