South Poland Cleantech Cluster

Janusz Kahl, CEO in South Poland Cleantech Cluster has been chosen by the European Commission as member of the Steering Committee for the project

„Skills for smart industrial specialization and digital transformation (SIS&DT)”

for Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) acting under the powers delegated by the European Commission EASME / DG GROW, which has been granted to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Luxembourg.

EASME is the largest EU agency managing, among others, EU funds from the HORIZON 2020, COSME, LIFE and ERASMUS+ programs.

The main goal of the task is to work out:

EU 2030 Common Vision on High-tech skills for SIS&DT

Members of the Steering Committee are responsible for:

  • monitoring of the work and reviews of reports developed by PwC
  • meetings in Brussels with EASME and the European Commission to review progress and discuss the preparation of periodic reports, which should be approved by the Steering Committee
  • participating in teleconferences
  • providing advice and guidance during the work

Se more: Steering Committee and EU 2030 Common Vision and 5th expert workshop , 6th expert workshop i Conference


4. workshop for start-ups and SMEs

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South Poland Cleantech Cluster organized the event “Pre-Acceleration Point for start-ups and SMEs” – fourth workshop under the project “Małopolska – Here technology becomes business” with the financial support of the Malopolska Voivodship.

The meeting took place on November 21, 2019  in the NordicHouse conference room at ul. św. Anny 5 in Krakow. The theme of the workshop is “How to build a successful start-up?”.

At the workshops, Janusz Kahl and the invited mentor presented, among others, Minimum Viable Product (MVP), which helps start-ups to conduct experiments quickly and efficiently, and Business Model Canvas. Organisers devoted also time to workshop work and summarized the entire series of workshops.

Michał Adamczyk was the mentor during the workshops. Michał is the President of the Management Board of the “Krakow City of Startups” foundation, where he answers, among others for the acceleration program for technology start-ups at the initial stage of development. He has over 12 years of management experience (including his own enterprise in the mobile-IT industry). Currently associated with the AGH University of Science and Technology, where he is conducting a doctoral dissertation on the Krakow start-up ecosystem. He holds the title of an IT engineer and is the author of several scientific publications on innovation management.