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 , 6th expert workshop i Conference

South Poland Cleantech Cluster

 organizes workshop

"Pitching (presentation) for start-ups for investors and clients"

Date: 29.10.2019 at 3 pm.
Place: NordicHouse, św. Anny 5, Krakow

The project is organized with the support of the Marshal's Office. 

The theme of the third workshop is "Pitching (presentation) of the start-up to investors and clients". Each start-up has its own story and your task is to tell it. You will learn the art of pitching during our next workshop. The mentor will not only provide potential entrepreneurs with various technical skills, but also strengthen 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.

The number of places is limited - the order of applications decides. 

New Members in SPCleantech

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As new members of SPCleantech became recently two strong, each in its field partners, AGH in Krakow as a Founding Member and mBank as ordinary member. The share of such large players significantly enhances the potential of the Cluster on a global scale.

AGH University of Science and Technology is one of the best and most renowned modern Polish universities. For many years it has been ranked in the top of the list of institutions of higher education. AGH UST is a leading Polish university in modern technologies, and belongs to a group of prestigious international educational centres.

The main partner for SPCleantech at AGH is a newly created Centre of Energy AGH conducted by prof. assoc. eng. Wojciech Nowak. It is a project supported by EU funds with a total value of 179 579 708.87 pln. Centre of Energy, it is primarily high-quality research staff and a well-equipped laboratories.

The vision of the Center is to strengthen the leading position in research in the field of innovative energy solutions, conducting scientific research of the highest quality of key importance for EU in energy and consolidation of scientific potential (human resources, laboratories) and coordination of research in the strongest center – Centre for Energy AGH.

mBank provides its clients with comprehensive corporate, retail, Private Banking and Asset management services. For years it has been distinguished by its staff – first-class professionals, and innovation. Its pioneer transactional system, electronic banking and mobile application for corporations set trends in the whole banking industry, not only in Poland.

mBank was set up as BRE Bank and for nearly a quarter of century has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Over the years it has been systematically developing its competencies in the field of corporate customer service and enriching its offer, placing emphasis also on retail banking and expanding its operations into new markets – Czech Republic and Slovakia. mBank has over 18 thousand corporate and 4.8 million retail clients.