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A Business Forum was held at the Consulate General on the on the topic of "Serbian companies and Serbian products in the US - experience, challenges and mutual support." Forum was organized in cooperation with the Serbian-American Chamber of Commerce.

Key-note speakers at the Forum were Zachary Harris, Advisor at the Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia, Zoran Golubovich from the Serbian-American Chamber of Commerce who is the representative of the United States at the Business Council of Diaspora with the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Dejan Radulovic, Acting Consul General.

The prime focus was the importance which the Government of the Republic of Serbia attaches to attracting the investments and improving economic ties with the United States. In this context, they expressed the support for initiatives that contribute to the strengthening of economic cooperation, as well as the placement of Serbian products and services in the US market. The Consulate General reinstated readiness and openness on its part to help interested investors and business people in the realization of their initiatives.

It was an opportunity to meet business people, for presentations, exchange of experience in placing Serbian products and services in the US market. It was pointed out that there is an increasing presence of Serbian companies, especially small and medium-sized companies which open their representative offices in the US and expand their business in the US market. In this context, the companies that were presented were the ones operating in Chicago or that have increased the business cooperation between Serbia and the United States (JPS Chicago -JPC from Belgrade, DES doo from Subotica and Lav (Lion) Imports from Chicago).

After the program, the Forum held a cocktail reception for the participants and guests that was sponsored by companies that were presented and by the Serbian-American Chamber of Commerce.

Gallery of photos can be found here.


Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia Djerdj Matkovic was a guest of the Institute for Politics at the University of Chicago and delivered a lecture on Serbia, its integration path towards the European Union, as well as the bilateral relations between the Republic of Serbia and the United States.

Ambassador Matkovic pointed out that the full membership in the European Union is a strategic goal of Serbia and he expressed his appreciation for the United States’ significant support of Serbia on her European path. Ambassador Matkovic said that the bilateral relations with the United States are on an upward trajectory, that they are constantly improving, and that there are good prerequisites for their further improvement in the political, economic and other planes.

Following the lecture, Ambassador Matkovic answered questions from students and guests present.

Ambassador Matkovic’s lecture was organized by the Consulate General in cooperation with the Institute for Politics at the University of Chicago. Co-sponsors were the Center for Eastern European and Russian-Eurasian Studies, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies and International House of the University of Chicago.


Serbian Academy "Sveti Sava" in Chicago celebrated the 15th anniversary since its founding.

On this occasion, a festive concert was held on October 1, 2016 at the Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston with the following participants: Maja Bogdanović, cellist from Paris; mezzo-soprano Olga Bojović and pianist Kristijan Civljak, Chicago; string quartet of the School for music talents from Cuprija, Serbia; chorus “Branko Radičević” and students of the "Saint Sava" Academy.

Celebration of the Academy’s anniversary continued on October 2, 2016 with the Liturgy at the Orthodox Cathedral "Holy Resurrection of Christ" in Chicago followed by a festive ceremony at the church hall. The audience was addressed by Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia Djerdj Matkovic who congratulated the 15th anniversary and spoke about the importance of the Serbian school in Chicago. Ambassador Matkovic also conveyed congratulations and support to the school of the Minister of Education of the Republic of Serbia Mladen Šarčević. 

Acting Consul General Dejan Radulović presented the Certificate of Appreciation from the Consulate General for the Academy’s significant contribution in education of younger generations, preservation of language, culture, history and religion of the Serbian people.

Within the festivities a cultural program was performed with the participation of students of the Academy "Saint Sava" and ethno-group "Trag" (Trace) from Banja Luka.

Gallery of photos can be found here.

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