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

South Poland – Region of Knowledge and Industry based on clean technologies

South Poland Cleantech Cluster is an emerging cluster in cleantech industry (clean technologies) in Southern Poland. The cluster includes four regions: Małopolska, Śląsk, Podkarpacie and Świętokrzyskie. This region counting 12 million inhabitants is one of the largest industrial regions in  European Union.

Regions Smart Specialization areas:

Małopolska

ICT, media – cleantech
Life Science – cleantech
sustainable energy – cleantech
chemistry – cleantech
manufacture of metals and metal products, manufacture of non-metallic mineral products – cleantech
electrical and mechanical engineering – cleantech
creative industries and leisure

Podkarpacie

aeronautics and space – cleantech
quality of life
informatics – cleantech
telecommunication – cleantech

 Śląsk
ICT, media – cleantech

medical and health tourism
energy (including renewable energy) – cleantech

Świętokrzyskie

resource-efficient construction – cleantech
metal-foundry industry – cleantech
modern agriculture and food processing – cleantech
health tourism and pro-health

Horizontal smart specialization of Świętokrzyskie Region:

  • information and communication technologies – cleantech
  • trade fair and congress industry
  • sustainable energy development – cleantech