Vojko Pleština, Chairman of the Board
FIS CALIS d.o.o.
Chairman of the Board
& president of I.T.C.O.
Ladies and gentleman,
With this special brochure, announcing three upcoming international tourism, film festivals, landscape events: 28th INTERSTAS / International Festival of Tourism, Film, Tourist Film, Landscape - International Club of Merited in Tourism, 24th ITF'CRO / International TourFilm Festival, and 19th KEA-CRO / presentation of Croatian cities, towns, centers, for the INTERNATIONAL GOLDEN FLOWER, and a special award, "Dr. Lucija ČIKEŠ " which will be held on November 10, 11 and 12, 2021, I also take this opportunity on behalf of the Council of the event, Mr. Tijani HADDAD, Honorary President, and send my sincere thanks to the city of Solin and the mayor Mr. Dalibor NINČEVIĆ, Split-Dalmatia County and County Prefect Mr. Blaženko BOBAN, for active support and sponsorship, Hotel PRESIDENT Solin and Mr. Luka JERIĆ for the main hosting, and the President of the Republic of Croatia, Mr. Zoran MILANOVIĆ for sponsoring the entire event.
Congratulations once again, and on this occasion, congratulations to all winners of international tourism awards, individuals and organizations, which will be presented at the event: Certificate for INTERNATIONAL GOLDEN FLOWER 2020, ANTONIO CONTE - PREMIO PER IL TURISMO ALLA CARRIERA CHARTER 2020/2021, GOLDEN INTERSTAS 2020/2021. Sincere congratulations to all authors and producers who have won festival awards, and the most prestigious Croatian festival award „Baldo Cupic“ and the winner of the 24th ITF CRO 2021 Grand Prix. I am especially honored to emphasize Croatia's membership in AEFP / Entente Florale Europe / European, and in COMMUNITIES IN BLOOM - CiB International Associations for Flowers and Landscape, with headquarters in Brussels and Canada, and congratulate Croatian cities and towns, competitors from 2003 to 2020, who over the past sixteen years, among over 27,000 candidates, won BRONZE, SILVER and GOLD, and thus entered the club of the most prestigious international cities and places to be reckoned with in these prestigious European and world associations.
We are extremely proud of this unique multimedia project, which has been very active internationally since its foundation as a unique tourist film festival event, of its kind in Croatia in the sector of tourism, tourist film, culture of living, sustainable development, which is recognized by domestic and foreign tourist representatives, directors, producers, and the European and international press. Supported by the international associations AEFP / EFE, ITCO, FIJET, FEST and CiB of which we are permanent members, and through connecting a wide range of entities, promoting international tourism exchange, our goal is to contribute to encouraging further development of tourism, and thus better knowledge, understanding and friendship among nations.
President of the Management Board
& president I.T.C.O World Federation of Tourism Film Festival