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

The impact of FDI in Malopolska

 |  Category: Events

On 8th of June 2017, SPCleantech participated in a conference “The impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Malopolska Region” organized at the City Hall in Krakow.

The group of 14 Chambers of Commerce (IGCC), in cooperation with Polityka Insight, has prepared a special report on the influence of foreign investors on the Polish market. The organizers presented the report’s key results and data during the FDI Debate on that occasion.

Polish regions played a key role in creating a positive investment climate. During the event on the example of Małopolska Voivodship the organizers presented us with regional smart specializations and their impact on investment potential. 

Agenda 

14.30 – 15.00  Registration
15.00 – 15.15  Official opening, Elżbieta Koterba, Vice president for Krakow City Development
15.15 – 15.30  FDI Report presentation by Adam Czerniak, PhD, Chief Economist, Polityka Insight
15.30 – 17.00  The impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Małopolska Region, 
Rafał Kulczycki, City Development Department Director, City of Krakow 
Robert Maciaszek, 
Director of the Department of Economic Development, 
Marshal Office of Małopolska Region
Jacek Siwiński, 
General Manager, VELUX Poland
Tomasz Wachnicki, 
Healthcare Business Director CE, Member of the Management Board, Air Liquide Polska 
Marek Potoczny, 
Industrial Projects Director, Valeo Autosystemy 
Panel discussion moderated by Adam Czerniak, PhD, Chief Economist, Polityka Insight
17.00 – 18.00  Networking

The event was held in Polish with simultaneous translation into English.

Pictures from the conference: