International Conference “The Accessible Future”
ZAGREB, June 13, 2022 - Under the auspices of the organizer, Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM), the International Conference entitled “Accessible Future” will be held, in Zagreb on Tuesday, June 14. The conference will focus on the topics related to the needs of persons with disabilities in modern (digital) society, an exchange of experiences and ideas on improving accessibility for persons with disabilities in markets under the competence of HAKOM (electronic communications, rail and postal services), but also on general finding a model for making certain solutions more accessible beyond the scope of the mentioned markets.
Three main topics on the Agenda will be following “Accessible Environment and Role of Regulators”, “Association for Persons with Disabilities; Challenges to digital accessibility now and in the future” which will include a panel discussion on “Key
Accessibility Challenges” and “Cooperation between academia, regulators and industry”. The conference will be attended by persons with disabilities from Croatia and other European countries.
The Conference starts at 9 30 a.m. and it can be live-streamed via the following link.
For additional information please contact:
Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM)
- Roberta Frangeša-Mihanovića 9 Street
- 10110 Zagreb, Croatia
- Tel. + 385 (0) 1 700 70 07
- Fax + 385 (0)1 700 70 70
Media inquiries can be submitted online using HAKOM’s official website: www.hakom.hr
HAKOM - Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries – ensures preconditions for a fair market competition, stable growth and environment for innovations in the electronic communications and postal services market. HAKOM protects users’ interests and the possibility of choice among various communications and postal services at affordable prices, defines sustainable competitive conditions for operators and service providers under fair conditions for return on investment, and provides support to economic growth, public services and the quality of life in the Republic of Croatia by using modern technologies. HAKOM’ strategic goals are: to promote regulation of the electronic communications and postal services market, to support growth of investments and innovations in the electronic communications and postal services market, to provide efficient use of limited resources, to accelerate the growth of broadband products and services, to provide affordable offers of communications and postal services, to provide protection and informing of users, to build an efficient and comprehensive information system, to define and implement efficient processes, and to acquire multi-disciplinary expertise in market regulation.