South Poland Cleantech Cluster

is a platform for cooperation between companies, universities and research and development units, local government units (municipalities, cities) and non-governmental organizations

South Poland Cleantech Clusters vision is to become a leading cleantech cluster in Central Europe and one of the most competitive clusters in the world by creating a superior innovation and research environment to bring cleantech technology and services to various sectors and value chains.

SPCleantech brings together members and partners around the following collaboration platforms:

  • intelligent, low-emission buildings / management systems / ecological building materials
  • Smart city / sustainable urban development / e-mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • smart grid, renewable energy
  • virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)
  • Big Data
  • internet of things (IoT), internet of everything (IoE)
  • bio-based economy
  • circular economy

Secretariat

South Poland Cleantech Cluster operates as a Limited Liability Company, non-profit. General Meeting of Shareholders adopted the resolution dated 07.04.2015, that the annual net profits will be allocated solely to finance the company’s activities within the scope of the subject operation.

The organization and administration of Cluster activities were from the beginning led by the Coordinator of the Cluster, NordicHouse Sp. z o.o., www.nordichouse.pl which possessed the appropriate knowledge and competence required to fulfill this vital function.

Today South Poland Cleantech Cluster has its own secretariat, Management Board and Supervisory Board consisting of 3 members.

Main tasks of the secretariat are:

  • recruitment of new members
  • facilitation of communication and coordination
  • building the organization
  • attracting international partners (companies and other cleantech clusters)
  • applying for EU-funds
  • close cooperation with foreign clusters, research institutions, regions, cities and companies