The CluStrat Project - 1st Czech National Policy Dialogue to Cluster concepts

On October 22nd, 2012 (in Prague, CZ) the Business development agency of the Karlovy Vary Region (project partner n. 04) and National Cluster Association – CZ (project partner n. 03) organized within the CluStrat project the 1st National Policy dialogue called National dialogue to Cluster concepts. This meeting was primarily focused on mapping Emerging industries in the following thematic areas: active ageing, sustainable/intelligent mobility and green economy. The 1st NPD was mainly aimed at public administration on national and regional levels, innovation infrastructure, businesses and other interested groups dealing with clusters to get familiar with the topic of emerging industries focused on the enhancement of the innovation capacity of clusters.

Speakers:

Mrs. Drahomira Pavelkova – Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Faculty of Management

Mr. Ales Vlk - Alevia                                         

Mrs. Martina Fronkova - CzechInvest

Mrs. Eva Kudrnova – Technology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic                                       

Mrs. Jana Michkova - Business development agency of the Karlovy Vary Region

Mr. Pavel Habarta - EF Trans Project

Mrs. Marketa Novotna – Expert on gender issue                                   

Mrs. Dana Krejsova – Regional Development Agency of Usti Region

Mrs. Pavla Bruskova – National Cluster Association (CZ)

Mrs. Marcela Linkova – Institute of Sociology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Mr. Martin Sticha – Ministry of Industry and Trade                                  

Mr. Petr Adamek - Bergman Group

Mr. Radim Kocourek – South Moravian Innovation Centre

Mr. Tomas Chmelik - CEZ Group                                

Mr. Zdenek Prochazka – Sensen Project