National Day

All countries participating in Expo Milano 2015 will organise a national day within the context of their pavilion or exhibition ground once during the exposition period. The Slovenian national day will be held on 19 June 2015. This will be an opportunity for the visit from Slovenia’s high representatives and organisation of business delegations, as well as for a diverse cultural and artistic programme.

Program

Location: EXPO Centre
10.30 Arrival of the delegation of the Republic of Slovenia at EXPO Milano
Reception of the delegation at the entrance; cultural and artistic performance
  • Folklore group KUD Triglav
  • Accordion players
Procession to the Slovenian Pavilion
  • Folklore group KUD Triglav
  • Accordion players
  • Qulenium Kranj
Location: Main stage of the Slovenian pavilion
Moderator: Evgen Ban
10.30 Siniša Bukinac, Romana Fičur, Dino Ivanuša, dance miniatures
10.40 F&B Acrobatics - acrobatic performance
10.50 The call boys Trebnje (swing performance with Slovenian music)

11.40 Music and dance performance:
  • The call boys Trebnje
  • Swing dancers from Dance Studio Dansa
Arrival of the delegation of the Republic of Slovenia to the Slovenian Pavilion
Protocol visit to the Slovenian Pavilion
12.30 Transfer to the Italian Pavilion
12.35 Protocol visit to the Italian Pavilion
13.10 Honor Book signing
13.20 Official luncheon

12.15 Retronom, swing dance group
12.45 Ljubljana Tourism: Cooking event with chef Janez Bratovž, performance by the Ljubljana Dragon mascot, workshop for visitors along the DIY-stage – »Do it yourself!« BridA/ Sendi Mango, Jurij Pavlica, Tom Kerševan)
13.45 GOR, hip-hop and street dance program with MC
13.50 Qulenium - performance of movement and improvisation
14.00 F&B Acrobatics - acrobatic performance
14.10 Cooking event with chefs Luka Jezeršek and Ilija Pejić
15.00 Siniša Bukinac, Romana Fičur, Dino Ivanuša, dance miniatures
15.10 GOR, hip-hop and street dance program with MC and interactive hip-hop workshop
16.00 Warm-up exercise by Perpetuum Jazzile
17.00 F&B Acrobatics - acrobatic performance
17.10 A cappela group Jazzva
Location: Media Centre EXPO
14:15 Transfer to Media Centre
14.30 Press Conference
Speakers for the Republic of Slovenia:
  • Miro Cerar, Head of delegation, Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia
  • Zdravko Počivalšek, Minister of Economic Development and Technology
  • Jerneja Lampret, Commissioner General of the Republic of Slovenia for EXPO Milano
17.30 Arrival of invited guests to the Slovenian Pavilion
17.50 Opening address in two languages. Moderator Evgen Ban
Keynote speakers for the Republic of Slovenia:
  • Miro Cerar, Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia
  • Zdravko Počivalšek, Minister of Economic Development and Technology
Cultural and artistic performance:
  • Folklore group KUD Triglav
  • Accordion players

19.00 Evening concert by Perpetuum Jazzile
F&B Acrobatic - acrobatic performance
20.30 Evening party: DJ JAMirko (Beyond Stereo, Ljubljana) and MC Murat
Location: Decumano
  • Siniša Bukinac, Romana Fičur, Dino Ivanuša, dance miniatures
  • F&B Acrobatics - acrobatic performance
  • GOR, hip-hop and street dance performance
  • A cappela group Jazzva
  • Folklore group Triglav
  • Qulenium - performance of movement and improvisation