WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics
Print ISSN: 1109-9526, E-ISSN: 2224-2899
Volume 14, 2017
Perspective of Smart Enterprises Development in the Repablic of Croatia
Authors: Katarina Ćurko, Tena Ćurić, Vesna Bosilj Vukšić
Abstract: This paper show the importance of digital transformation in Europe and the Repablic of Croatia. Technological-driven changes affect all industries and digital transformation is becoming a necessity for achieving global competitiveness. In the EU and Croatia, it is not sufficiently accepted that today’s market requires digital transformation in economy as whole and adaptation to the digital age. The aim of this paper is to systematically present and explain the concept of a smart enterprise, analyze the characteristics, significance and benefits of smart business, describe, analyze and show the results of the implementation of measures, strategies and programs adopted by the European Union and the Republic of Croatia to stimulate digital transformation and smart business development and digital economy.