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Košice Invest 2015 Conference

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03. 11. 2015
organized in cooperation with Forbes magazine.

 

DON’T MISS A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO BECOME ONE OF THE CONFERENCE PARTNERS THIS YEAR


PROGRAM

8:30 – 9:00     Registration and Refreshments

9:00 – 9:10    Opening and Welcome

  • Jake Slegers, Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce in the Slovak Republic
  • Juraj Porubský, Editor-in-Chief, Forbes Slovakia

9:10 – 9:25    Opening Keynote

  • Richard Raši, Mayor of Košice

9:25 – 10:45    Panel Discussion 1: Future development of Košice, the metropolis of eastern Slovakia

    • Richard Raši, Mayor, City of Košice
    • Peter Ťapák, Head of Regional Policy Department, Košice Self-Governing Region
    • Iveta Niňajová, Director, Visit Košice
    • Michal Hladký, Director, Creative Industry Košice

    10:45 – 11:10    Coffee Break

    11:10 – 12:30    Panel Discussion 2: The role of international cooperation in the development of the region

    • Liam Wasley, Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., U.S. Embassy
    • Ján Rybárik, Head of Regional Offices, SARIO
    • Scott Buckiso, President, U.S. Steel Košice
    • Michael Tmej, CEO, Košice International Airport
    • Norbert Hovančák, Head of Commercial Centres Unit, Slovenská sporiteľna

    12:30 – 13:40    Lunch


    13:40 – 15:00    Panel Discussion 3: Competitive advantages of the region: Why choosing Košice over Slovak cities?

    • Olaf Baumann, CEO, Fpt Slovakia
    • Mike Jennings, Partner responsible for CFO Services and Shared Service Centres, PwC
    • Gabriel Galgóci, Country General Manager, AT&T
    • Rastislav Badalík, CEO, EcoPoint
    • László Mócsy, Head of Operations, Holcim Business Services
    • Martin Džbor, Head of Strategic Development, T-Systems

    15:00 – 16:20    Panel 4: Education for Real Business: Where is the next generation of professionals?

    • Stanislav Kmeť, Rector of Technical University Košice
    • Pavol Sovák, Rector of the P.J. Šafárik University in Košice
    • Ivan Hruška, Chairman of the Board, Košice IT Valley
    • František Jakab, Head of Committee on Business–Academic Cooperation, American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia
    • Štefan Kandráč, Head of the Department of Education, Košice Self-Governing Region

    16:20        Closing remarks

    • Jake Slegers, Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce in the Slovak Republic
    • Juraj Porubský, Editor-in-Chief, Forbes Slovakia

    16:25        Afternoon refreshments, wine and networking in the expo area


    Attendance fee:

    • Members may request up to three tickets free of charge
    • Each additional ticket: 55,- Euro
    • Non-members: 100,- Euro


    Please call us at +421 905 625 058 or +421 905 711 511 to discuss the sponsorship opportunities in more detail or write us at kosice@amcham.sk.

     
     

    Documents

    Connection Magazine Report   Format: .pdf, size: 1.81MB Download  
    Kosice Invest 2015 - Sponsorship Opportunities   Format: .pdf, size: 0.42MB Download  
    Kosice Invest 2015 Brochure   Format: .pdf, size: 4.77MB Download  
     

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    Date

    Nov 03, 2015  

    Time

    From 09:30 until 16:00  

    Venue

    Double Tree by Hilton, Košice
     

    Cooperation partners

     

    Golden Sponsors

     

    Bronze Sponsors

     

    In-Kind Sponsors

    Saffron  
     
     
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