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


Peer Review (SKILLS+) in Kozani, Western Macedonia, Greece

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After the meeting in August 2017 in Kraków, Poland turn cams for CEO in SPCleantech, Janusz Kahl to go to Kozani in Western Macedonia in Greece. On 06-08.11.2017, the Peer Review group from participating EU regions will meet in the scope of the EU funded project “Supporting knowledge capacity of ICT SME to engage in growth and innovation by improving regional policies and infrastructure” within the framework of the EU Interreg Europa program.

Based on collected information and analysis by Paraskevi Giourka, PhD, MBA, MSc, BScCE (Hons), Innovation and Business Strategist a “Base line” report on the state of ICT use by SMEs and ways to support the implementation of such technologies in SME practice in Western Macedonia in Greece has been prepared. This report will be presented together with additional information at the group meeting in Kozani. The evaluation team then will present preliminary conclusions and recommendations during the public session.

The Region of Western Macedonia (RWM) has a total area of 9.451 km2 (7,16% of the country) and is the gateway of Greece and the European Union to the Western Balkans, bordering at the northwest side of the country with Albania and FYROM. RWM consists of the Regional Units (RU) of Kozani, Grevena, Kastoria and Florina.

AGENDA skills 

SKILLS+Baseline Study

Presentation of results_West_Macedonia