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HURA 2018-2019 Events

We meet on Thursday evenings about once a month at the Croatian Embassy (address/map) in Washington, DC. Hrvatska Ura organizes monthly lectures followed by a question and answer session and socializing over food and drink. We also host movies for adults and children and a community Christmas reception. HURA is always open to suggestions for guest speakers or performers. See our calendar of meetings below.


September 29, 2018, 7 PM - "A Year of Diplomatic Service in the NATO Mission in Afghanistan: Recollections and Takeaways" by Lara Romano, Counselor and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Croatia

Tuesday October 16, 2018, 7 PM - Davorin Stetner, a member of the Croatian Presidential Economic Council and entrepreneur will speak on the topic: "Changing the Perception of Business: the Millennial Generation."

October 18-20, 2018 The ACAP conference will take place in Campbell, just outside of San Jose, CA. E-mail for further information

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 7 PM - Her Excellency Floreta Faber, the Ambassador of Albania to the United States, will speak on "Arbanasi in Croatia." Joint event with the Embassy of Albania.

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - Christmas Party, Croatian embassy

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7 PM - Stipe Mudrazija, PhD - How to shape a public policy

More events will be posted in the near future.