Hrvoje Cajner

Academic degree,
Academic rank: Assistant professor

Short biography: Hrvoje Cajner was born on 07.03.1978. in Požega, Republic of Croatia. After high school, he enrolled in the undergraduate study program of Aerospace engineering (1996/1997) at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture. In the year 2005 he was employed as a research novice at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture. In the year 2010 he completed his postgraduate doctoral study of Industrial Engineering and Management. After completing the doctoral study, he earned his Ph.D. defending the thesis in the field of Design and analysis of experiments, entitled “Multi-criteria adaptive design of experimental plans”. Form the year 2015 till now he works as an assistant professor at the Chair for Production Control.

Fields of interest:  applied statistics, design and analysis of experiments, optimization of products and processes, six sigma


  • Research project ZP 0120-019 ” New models of production control and management of small and medium-sized enterprises “, head of project Nikola Šakić (2005-2008)
  • Research project ZP 120-1521781-3116 “The Impact of Production Process on Competitiveness and Sustainability of Development”, head of project Predrag Ćosić (2008-2013)
  • Research associate in project HITRA-STIRP 02-0124/04 (2010)
  • Research associate in project “Implementation of 6sigma methodology in KPT Končar” (2010)
  • Head of project for quality assurance and 6sigma black belt program for KPT Končar (2011)
  • Researcher in project of green and lean management in hospital system “HILIS” – KBC Zagreb – statistical analysis and optimization of processes of hospita technical department (2014-2015)
  • Researcher in project of reorganization od business processes of hospital pharmacy (2016)
  • Head of the workgroup for drafting the national platform for digitization of the industry – “National Platform of Republic of Croatia – Digitizing Impulse 2020)
  • Research assistant in project HRZZ IP-09-2014 “Development of sustainable process of antivenom production” (2015-2017)
  • Researcher in project “Innovative Croatian solutions for the global automotive industry”– KK. – modernization of business of automotive industry by implementation of Lean management, Industry 4.0 concepts and robotization (2018 – )

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