South Poland Cleantech Cluster

SPCleantech is co-founder of European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments (ICEI Alliance) consisting of European clusters and universities. During 2020-2021 there have been held meetings to prepare the establishment of the European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments, hosted by the Circular Economy Centre at Digipolis, Kemi, Finland.

The Alliance has for ambition to make Europe the global industrial circular economy platform to accelerate the deployment of world-class circular economy solutions to industry. It acts as a pipeline of business-led circular economy investment projects. Alliance members support businesses with the structuring of their investment cases as well as with accessing funding and financing streams.

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South Poland Cleantech Cluster organized on 29.10 2019 workshop for start-ups and SMEs “Pitching (presentation) for start-ups for investors and clients” under the project “Małopolska – Here technology becomes business” supported of the Marshal’s Office of Malopolska.

The subjects of the third workshop led by the CEO in SPCleantech, Janusz Kahl were the ways and principles of presenting your start-up or small enterprise to investors, potential employees or clients. Each start-up has its own story and your task is to tell it. Workshop participants could learn the art of pitching during our workshop. The invited mentor, Christo Balinow, not only passed various technical skills to potential or current entrepreneurs, but also strengthens their entrepreneurial mindset.

The mentor during the workshop will be Christo Balinow, InnoEnergy’s Business Development Director for CEE, Middle East and North America. KIC InnoEnergy is a European company dedicated to promoting innovation, entrepreneurship and education in the field of sustainable energy by coordinating cooperation between scientists, enterprises and research institutes. KIC InnoEnergy provides services to accelerate the development of start-ups and risky ventures by supporting entrepreneurs and their business ideas.