On 8th of June 2017, SPCleantech participated in a conference “The impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Malopolska Region” organized at the City Hall in Krakow.
The group of 14 Chambers of Commerce (IGCC), in cooperation with Polityka Insight, has prepared a special report on the influence of foreign investors on the Polish market. The organizers presented the report’s key results and data during the FDI Debate on that occasion.
Polish regions played a key role in creating a positive investment climate. During the event on the example of Małopolska Voivodship the organizers presented us with regional smart specializations and their impact on investment potential.
14.30 – 15.00 Registration
15.00 – 15.15 Official opening, Elżbieta Koterba, Vice president for Krakow City Development
15.15 – 15.30 FDI Report presentation by Adam Czerniak, PhD, Chief Economist, Polityka Insight
15.30 – 17.00 The impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Małopolska Region,
Rafał Kulczycki, City Development Department Director, City of Krakow
Robert Maciaszek, Director of the Department of Economic Development,
Marshal Office of Małopolska Region
Jacek Siwiński, General Manager, VELUX Poland
Tomasz Wachnicki, Healthcare Business Director CE, Member of the Management Board, Air Liquide Polska
Marek Potoczny, Industrial Projects Director, Valeo Autosystemy
Panel discussion moderated by Adam Czerniak, PhD, Chief Economist, Polityka Insight
17.00 – 18.00 Networking
The event was held in Polish with simultaneous translation into English.
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