The upcoming Conference on family business offers an opportunity to get to know the most innovative, creative and successful Slovenian entrepreneurs, and get acquainted with management concepts on successful German companies that have been in the family for over 160 years.
The purpose of the Conference is to present examples of good practices for the transfer of management and ownership. There will be two representatives of German corporations Underberg AG, Dr. Hubertine Underberg-Ruder and Werhahn KG, Dr. Stephan Werhahn, who will present their path – the growth and development of the family business. From their experience, they will present their domestic practice of transferring management and ownership, the importance of values for successful management and business, and the challenges of growth and expansion to foreign markets. They will also present the principle of sustainable entrepreneurship and how they see family entrepreneurship in the future.
The Conference will join also Slovenian experts and businesspersons and present their experiences and practices for successful family business and transfer of management and ownership. The Ernst & Young Slovenija will present their model for successful transfer of ownership. Marta Turk from Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia ZOR will present a topic the role of women in family business and contribute the findings of research Connected and Successful made in project Network MEMA. From living business practice, the director and owner of company Lotrič Meroslovje d.o.o., Marko Lotrič and Ivan Kapetanović Jr., from Kapetan d.o.o., will present their case of transfer of management and business ownership. From the educational field, moreover, Kaja Kosec, MAS, MA from Za dialog will join us and introduce and presented how dialogue and leadership are intertwined with the successful transfer of management and ownership of the company.