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 and EU 2030 Common Vision

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