Awarded Croatian professors visit EXPO 2020 Dubai and the Croatian Pavilion March 20, 2022 Professors from Croatia, Marijana Curić, winner of the ‘Global Teacher Award 2021’ and ‘Innovative Teacher of the Year – Croatia’ and Dejan Nemčić, winner of ‘Teacher of the Year 2021’ and ‘Global Teacher Award 2022’, stayed in Dubai to participate in the world’s largest educational conference. On that occasion, Professor Dejan Nemčić held a lecture at Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, for his students from the Ivo Andrić Elementary School in Zagreb. During their stay in Dubai, the professors visited Expo 2020 Dubai and the Croatian pavilion where Professor Dejan Nemčić gave a lecture during which he presented his work and explained how exactly Croatia received the award for the best teacher in the world. Part of the presentation was dedicated to the activities undertaken by the professor in order to improve education, build new schools, and improve health conditions in Africa. The lecture was attended by numerous Croatian emigrants living in Dubai, as well as tourists who decided to listen to the lecture by the respected professor during their visit to Expo 2020 Dubai.