Short Profileis first director of University Technology Development Centre of the Josip Juraj Strossmayer University in Osijek. Stzefan is university professor and head of chair in the field of economics and entrepreneurship in agribusiness at the Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Faculty of Agriculture. He works intensively with the students and national and international research activities are amended with work with the entrepreneurs in the life long education program as well as in the field of business incubation and technology transfer. This way he got the opportunity to apply academic experience to achieve the mission of building knowledge based economy in Croatia. Beside membership in professional associations, he has opportunity to work as UN FAO and The World Bank consultant. He is also member of Croatian Fulbright Alumni Association and Lions Club Osijek-Waldinger. Stefan was born in Osijek, married with Edita and is proud father of son Filip and daughter Klara.