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 and 5th expert workshop i 6th expert workshop

European SME Congres in Katowice

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On 18.10.2018 took place the 8th European Congress of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises organized in the International Congress Center in Katowice by the Silesian Regional Chamber of Commerce. Janusz Kahl, president of SPCleantech, took part in the panel entitled “Digitization in the SME sector”.

During the panel debate, the following issues were raised:

  • The impact of digital technologies on the functioning of SMEs,
  • Solutions convenient for SMEs, streamlining the business management process,
  • Digital projects implemented by SMEs,
  • Implementation barriers regarding the digitalization of companies,
  • How to accelerate and effectively support the digitalization process?

Invited Special Guests:

  • Marek Zagórski, Minister of Digitization of the Republic of Poland
  • Jolanta Ciskowska, Director of Bank Pekao SA
  • Stefan Czub, Head of the Production Plant, Strauss Cafe Poland
  • Janusz Kahl, Honorary Consul of Denmark, Finland and Iceland, President of NordicHouse Sp. z o.o., a member of the Steering Committee of the EU project “Skills for smart industrial specialization and digital transformation”
  • Michał Kot, Sales Director, Siemens Poland
  • Michał Lach, President of the Management Board of EQ System Sp. z o.o. in Dąbrowa Górnicza
  • Sebastian Matyniak, President of the Management Board of Brainstorm Group Sp. z o.o.

The moderator was editor Katarzyna Walterska – journalist, Editorial Board of Polish Radio SA.

For whom:

The panel was addressed to entrepreneurs, especially from the SME sector, representatives of public administration, business environment institutions.