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 (SIS&DT)”

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.

The main goal of the task is to work out:

EU 2030 Common Vision on High-tech skills for SIS&DT

Members of the Steering Committee are responsible for:

  • monitoring of the work and reviews of reports developed by PwC
  • meetings 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
  • participating in teleconferences
  • providing advice and guidance during the work

Se more: Steering Committee and EU 2030 Common Vision

3rd Expert Workshop in Brussels (B)

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On 19.09.2018, Janusz Kahl, CEO in SPCleantech participated in 3rd Expert Workshop in Brussels (B) which aimed to present and validate the EU 2030 Vision on High-Tech Skills, which will be operationalised by collectively applying its Toolbox to prominent cases of rising technologies in the mobility sector. This is precisely the momentum, which this Expert Workshop Series aims to incite by jointly discussing and defining a common EU 2030 Vision on High-Tech Skills. While the 1stand 2ndExpert Workshops outlined current European good practices and discussed common grounds for all stakeholders (private, public, PPP). 

Framework of the EU 2030 High-Tech Skills Vision

The analyses of the 1stand 2ndExpert Workshop, two State of Play Analyses and Survey insights led to a range of propositions on key features of the common EU 2030 Vision on High-Tech Skills (see Concept Paper for details) based on best practices such as the Engineer of the Future from Airbus, the Global Corporate Citizenship Programme from IBM, and the Learning Factories 4.0 from Baden-Württemberg (Germany),

In the workshop also participated:

  • Nicolas Schmit | Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Economy, Luxembourg
  • Slawomir Tokarski | EU Commission (DG GROW)
  • Ricardo Espinoza | OECD,  Directorate for Education and Skills
  • Andreas Riel | European Certification and Qualification Association, ECQA Executive Board Members
  • Anna Sobczak | EU Commission (DG GROW), Policy Officer

EU 2030 High-Tech Skills Vision_Background document – Concept paper

EU 2030 High-Tech Skills Vision