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”

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.

Members of the Steering Committee will:

  • monitor work and perform reviews of reports developed by PwC
  • meet 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
  • participate in teleconferences
  • provide advice and guidance during work

Se more: Steering Committee

SPCleanech submitted together with Tallinn Science Park Foundation, Estonia, KIC InnoEnergy SE, Innovation Center of University of Latvia, PAKRI Science and Industrial Park, Estonia, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, GreenTrans project application headed „Baltic framework to support the development of innovative startups in the cleantech sector, focused on technology transfer from research to business and implementation of circular economy concept“ to Interreg Baltic Sea Region program.

The main objective of this program is to advance the Baltic Sea Region performance in non-technological innovation based on increased capacity of innovation actors.

The goal of the project is to increase the innovation capacity in business building upon tangible results of framework implementation and synergies between research and business. The idea behind the project is to enhance and optimize the innovation potential in technology and business support organizations in the Baltic Sea Region through the development of an entrepreneurial ecosystem methodology, international knowledge-sharing network and an e-cooperation platform that is applied to greentech and circular economy start-ups/SMEs in the Baltic Sea Region.