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

Polish-Finnish Municipal Cleantech Business Forum

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On June 13, 2016 SPCleantech organized together with Finpro and the Embassy of Finland the “Polish-Finnish Municipal Cleantech Business Forum”. The world-class know-how from Finland was highlighted at the seminar by Ms. Lenita Toivakka, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development of Finland. Minister Toivakka was accompanied in Kraków by a high-level business delegation from Cleantech sector.

Finland, known for its high technology, quality education and environmental technologies, is the innovation leader in Europe. Finland is regularly ranked internationally among the world’s top performers in numerous surveys and studies.

Finnish companies have built up an excellent track record in a variety of fields and can offer a first-class cooperation with their partners. In this Business and Networking Seminar, Polish municipal and private companies had the chance to meet companies from Finland who shared their international success experience in Municipal Cleantech, and the possibility to have deeper discussions with them. (The company introductions are attached).

This seminar focused on cooperation between Finland and Poland and provided an excellent platform for discussions on current developments in the two countries.

Letter from Minister Lenita Toivakka

Seminar-Finnish companies

Pictures fro the Polish- Finnish seminar in Krakow attended by Minister for Forign Trade and Development of Finland, Lenita Toivakka, Finnish Ambassador, Hanna Lehtinen and Janusz Kahl, Finnish Consul and CEO in South Poland Cleantech Cluster.

Pictures from the meeting of Minister for Forign Trade and Development of Finland, Lenita Toivakka, Finnish Ambassador, Hanna Lehtinen, Finnish Consul, Janusz Kahl and the City Mayor of Krakow, Jacek Majchrowski.

 

Pictures from the meeting of Minister for Forign Trade and Development of Finland, Lenita Toivakka, Finnish Ambassador, Hanna Lehtinen, Finnish Consul, Janusz Kahl and the Marshall of Malopolska Region, Jecek Krupa.