Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

51.209,2 km²
+387
Konvertabilna marka (KM)
GTM+1, GTM+2
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Regions and cities

ABOUT THE COUNTRY

CONGRESS CAPACITIES

LARGEST CONGRESS CAPACITY

TOTAL CAPACITIES

The total accommodation capacities according to the categorization of hotels (5, 4, 3 and 2 stars) of this destination are shown in the table below:

Hotels 10 86 103 105
Rooms 1183 5595 4929 3965
Beds 1709 9996 8841 8234
ICCA STATISTICAL REPORT

Statistical Report of the International Congress Association (ICCA)

2011 2013 2014 2015 2016
Rank 85 87 86 82 77
No of international congresses 8 11 8 12 13

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESSES AND CONFERENCES

3rd International Conference on Foreign Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics, 2013, Sarajevo 11th International Conference on Accomplishments in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology, DEMI 2013, Banja Luka 2nd International Eurasian Conference on Mathematical Sciences and Applications, 2013, Sarajevo EUMMAS 2014 - International Conference on Marketing, Management and Economics, 2014, Sarajevo 2nd Congress of anesthetists in BiH with international participation, 2014, Mostar, 3rd AGPFM SEE Congress,2014, Sarajevo 5th Congress of Physiatrists of BiH with international participation, 2014, Sarajevo

INTERNATIONAL FAIRS

37th International Fair of Tourism and Hospitality, Tourism Exchange, 8th - 11th May 2014, Skenderija Center, Sarajevo International Economy Fair, 14th - 18th April 2015, Fair Mostar, Mostar

CELEBRITIES

Branko Copic

Branko Copic was a writer born in Bihac. He published the first story in 1928 and first short story in 1936. His works have been translated into English, German, French, Russian etc. He wrote novels, short stories, poems, and for children. He has received numerous awards and was a member of the SANU and the Academy of Arts and Sciences of the Socialist Republic of BiH.

Mehmed Mesa Selimovic

Mehmed Mesa Selimovic was a prominent writer from Bosnia and Herzegovina, which wrote in the second half of the twentieth century. His most famous novel is "Dervis i smrt", and he also wrote short stories. His major awards are NIN Award, Goran awards, Njegoseva Award, AVNOJ, etc.

Safet Zec

Safet Zec is academic painter and graphic artist, born in Rogatica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in 1943. In the seventies, Safet Zec became one of the major exhibits of poetic realism. He has won over 20 awards and is acknowledged for his work. His works are in major European and international galleries, as well as private collections.

Danis Tanovic

Danis Tanovic is a Bosnian film director and screenwriter. The film "No Man's Land" was directed 2001. The film won a total of 42 awards, including the American Film Academy Award for best foreign film. The new movie "Episode in the Life of Steel Pickers" won the Silver Bear - Grand Prix of the Jury at the Berlin Film Festival 2013.

Goran Bregovic

Goran Bregovic is a musician and songwriter, born in Sarajevo. Today he is the leader of band Orkestar za svadbe i sahrane. He was the leader and only permanent member of the band Bijelo dugme, one of the most popular rock groups of the former Yugoslavia in the late 1970's and mid 1980's. He is also known for composing music for Emir Kusturica’s films.

Zdravko Colic

Zdravko Colic – Cola is a pop singer how is very popular throughout the territory of the former Yugoslavia. He began his career in 1968 in a group Mladi i lepi, and in 1972 he started his solo career. He has published 13 studio albums and 20 singles, in the period from1975 to 2010, and is preparing a new album.

Branko Djuric

Branko Djuric, known as Djuro, was born in Sarajevo and is one of the most recognizable bosnian actors - comedian, director and playwright. Glory in the former Yugoslavia he gained in series Top lista nadrealista. In addition to numerous acting roles in domestic and foreign films, Djuro has his own band Bombaj stampa.

Momcilo Momo Kapor

Momcilo Momo Kapor was a painter, writer, journalist, member of the Senate of the Republika Srpska and Academy of Sciences and Arts of the Republika Srpska. In honor of this extraordinary artists is founded the Foundation and festival “Momin krug”. Also, the prize "Momo Kapor" is given alternately to contribute to the literature and visual arts.