South Poland Cleantech Cluster

is the initiator of the krk UrbanHub project - a sustainable CEE (Central- and Eastern European) urbanization hub
krakowurbanhub is a partner in the urbanhub europe consortium of European cities consisting of BLOXHUB in Copenhagen, KIRAHub in Helsinki, Munich Urban Colab, FACTORY Hammerbrooklyn Hamburg, FAKTORY Berlin, Urban Resilience Hub Barcelona
krk UrbanHub is a national and international meeting place that engages people in architecture, design and sustainable urban development. This is done through exhibitions, debates, events, business development and new partnerships.
krk UrbaHhub is an ecosystem for creating cities of the future, and at the same time a space to share ideas, skills and strategies for designing buildings and urban development based on a people-centered approach and high standards of sustainable development, and a membership-based community combining urban development, architecture, design, design, construction, circular economy and digitization.
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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 ICEI 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.
More information on ICEI Alliance

SPCleantech developed together with the Technology Transfer Centre, Cracow University of Technology (CTT) and Małopolska School of Public Administration, Cracow University of Economics a Pilot Project – “Małopolska Centre for Transfer of Knowledge Science – Public Administration” which aims at:

Main objective: Improve the flow of knowledge, know-how and new technologies between scientific-research and public administration particularly local government administration in the Małopolska in years: 2016 – 2018.

Specific objectives:

  • Creation of the current knowledge base, know-how and new technologies towards the needs of public administration
  • Development of the catalogue of needs of public administration in terms of knowledge, know-how and new technologies
  • Creation of Małopolska Centre for Transfer of Knowledge Science – Public Administration
  • Pilot implementation of the provision of services by the Małopolska Centre for Transfer of Knowledge Science – Public Administration

Step 1 – Selection of municipalities to pilot

Step 2 – Technological audit in selected municipalities and creation of a group of experts

Step 3 – Develop a catalog of the needs of the public administration

Step 4 – Develop an offer of the Universities for the needs of public administration

Step 5 – Implementation of the provision of service system, proposed solutions for municipalities:

  • develop a cost estimate for the implementation of technologies
  • indicate the possibility of financing from external sources
  • planning strategic processes and development activities

Step 6 – Creating a database of knowledge, know-how and new technologies on the basis of the realized pilot project and directory of needs of the public administration.