South Poland Cleantech Cluster

organizes a networking meeting for Start-ups

"Start-ups - choosing the optimal form of activity"

Place: NordicHouse Café, ul. św. Anny 5, Kraków
Date: Wednesday, 24.10.2018, 6 pm - ??

Each entrepreneur, creating a start-up, must carefully consider what legal form of the business to choose.
During the informal meeting the following topics will be raised:
 Entrepreneur - when do we become one and what are the consequences?
 The concept of entrepreneur - The effects of occurrence in the business market as an entrepreneur.
 Forms of running a business - what can we choose from?
 Change in the form of business activity - how to do it?
 Choosing the optimal form of running a business - what should be taken into account?
 The advantages and disadvantages of a particular form of doing business.
 How to choose the right form of doing business?
 
Special guest: Ireneusz Sroka - advisor, specialist in management and tax accounting

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

On 13.09.2018 at the meeting of the VR, AR and MR platform, 5 members of the platform decided to join SPCleantech. Other companies will decide in the near future.

New members of SPCleantech:

  • Habitat
  • EPICVR
  • 11th Dimension
  • Na NIby Studio
  • 1000 Realities

At the meeting also several operational decisions were taken:

  • “offer for new members” – development of promotional materials for companies from VR, AR and MR industries in the first place from Małopolska, which showed interest in cooperation within the platform and possibly joining SPCleantech.
    2.) “common booklet” – pdf in Polish and English with a description of what member companies do, what value they create, what problems they solve – to send to current members of the cluster, and to the SPCleantech mailing list
  • “SPC open day – greeting members of the VR / AR / MR platform” – this is not the name of the event, but only the working title – proposed date: 25.10.2018 (Thursday), place: AGH, time: 16:00, time duration of the event (3 to 4 hours), initial plan: presentations of the platform members + possibly presentations of partners + “introduction to the subject” + NETWORKING based on presentations of our technologies (stands), guests: current members of SPCleantech + companies that are considering joining, including especially those that will be invited as part of the platform + short animation on the SPCleantech fanpage and for the members to be invited to the event (15-30 seconds)
  • building a mailing list of VR / AR / MR companies – creating a docs (form) with the possibility of adding companies from southern Poland (świętokrzyskie, podkarpackie, śląskie and małopolskie) to the list
  • list of journalists’ friends – creation of a docs (form) in order to enter friendly journalists who will receive “presspace” with a description of the platform’s activities – all media are welcome

At the meeting it was agreed that the working meetings will be held regularly (max. 1 hour) every 2 weeksthe nearest – 24.09.2018 (Monday) at 16:30 (NordicHouse, ul. św. Anny 5).