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3rd Investment forum

UK - Central Europe

12 June 2019

London

Agenda

Lunch

13.00 - 14.00

Opening

14.00 - 14.20

Session 1: Investing in infrastructure projects in Central Europe

  • Mr Zdenko Lučić, State Secretary of the Ministry of Economy, Croatia

  • Mr Andris Ozols, Director of Investment and Development Agency, Latvia

  • Mr Michał Wrona, CFO, Solidarity Transport Hub, Poland

  • Mr Horia Mintas, Senior advisor at InvestRomania, Romania

       Q&A

14.20 - 15.10

Break. Transfer to separate rooms for session number 2 and session number 3

(two panels are held simultaneously in different rooms)

15.10 - 15.30

Session 2: Opportunities for cooperation with companies in Central Europe – real economy, energy, elektromobility

  • Mr Karl Farrow, Commercial Director, GA Drilling, Slovakia

  • Mr Michal Maćkowiak, Head of innovation and E-Mobility, Poland

  • Mr Marko Grobelnik, Researcher, Jožef Stefan Institute, Slovenia

  • Ms Rachel Speight, Partner, Mayer Brown, United Kingdom  

       Q&A

15.30 - 16.20

Session 3: Opportunities for cooperation with companies in Central Europe – software, AI technology, digital solutions

  • Mr Ioan Iacob, QUALITANCE Co-founder and CEO, Romania

  • Mr Mislav Malenica, CEO, Vingd, Croatia

  • Mr Vismands Menjoks, Chief Commercial Officer, Sia Apply Company, Latvia

  • Mr Paulius Nagys, Co-Founder and CEO of Adeo Web, Lithuania,

  • Mr Peter Turner, SVP and Chief Revenue Officer, Avast, Czech Republic

       Q&A

15.30 - 16.20

Coffee break

16.20 - 16.50

Keynote speech

  • Ms Jadwiga Emilewicz, Minister of Entrepreneurship and Technology, Poland

16.55 - 17.10

Session 4: Support for foreign investors in Central Europe

  • Mr Róbert Ésik, President of the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency, Hungary

  • Mr Karolis Zemaitis, Head of Business at Go Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Mr Miroslav Beseda, Senior Consultant, Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency (SARIO), Slovakia

  • Mr Jakub Lichnovský, Partner PRK Partners Prague, Ostrava, Czech Republic

       Q&A

17.10 - 18.00

Closing remarks

18.00 - 18.10

Reception hosted by the Ambassadors

18.15 - 20.00

 
 
Confirmed Speakers - Public Sector
Jadwiga Emilewicz, Minister of Entrepren

Minister of Entrepreneurship and Technology, Poland

Ms Jadwiga Emilewicz

Róbert_Ésik,_President_of_HIPA,_Hungary.

President of the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency, Hungary

Mr Róbert Ésik

CFO, Solidarity Transport Hub, Poland

Mr Michał Wrona

Senior advisor at InvestRomania, Romania

Mr Horia Mintas

Partner PRK Partners Prague, Ostrava, Czech Republic

Mr Jakub Lichnovský

Zdenko Lucic, State Secretary, Ministry

State Secretary of the Ministry of Economy, Croatia

Mr Zdenko Lučić

Andris Ozols, Director of Investment and

Director of Investment and Development Agency, Latvia

Mr Andris Ozols

Head of Business at Go Vilnius, Lithuania

Mr Karolis Zemaitis

Senior Consultant, Slovak Investment & Trade Development Agency (SARIO), Slovakia

Mr Miroslav Beseda

Confirmed Moderators
Allie Renison, Head of Europe and Trade

Head of EU & Trade Policy, Institute of Directors

Ms Allie Renison

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Partner,

Mayer Brown  

Mr James West

Jacopo Dettoni.jpg

Deputy Editor, fDi Magazine, Financial Times Group 

 Ms Jacopo Dettoni

Confirmed Speakers- Private Sector
Karl Farrow, Commercial Director, GA Dri

Commercial Director, GA Drilling, Slovakia

Mr Karl Farrow

Ioan Iacob, QUALITANCE Co-founder and CE

QUALITANCE Co-founder

and CEO, Romania

Mr Ioan Iacob

Co-Founder and CEO

of Adeo Web, Lithuania

Mr Paulius Nagys

SVP and Chief Revenue Officer, Avast, Czech Republic

Mr Peter Turner

Marko_Grobelnik,_Researcher,_Jožef_Stefa

Researcher, Jožef Stefan Institute, Slovenia

Mr Marko Grobelnik

Michał_Maćkowiak,_Head_of_Innovation_&_E

Head of innovation

and E-Mobility, Poland

Mr Michal Maćkowiak

Chief Commercial Officer,

Sia Apply Company, Latvia

Mr Vismands Menjoks

Partner, Mayer Brown,

United Kingdom

Ms Rachel Speight

Guests - available for match-making appointment
Jana_Vauh_Buhvald,_Project_Manager,_RDA_

Project Manager, RDA Koroška, Slovenia

Jana Vauh Buhvald

Gašper_Kumprej,_Founder_and_CEO,_Mouzen,

Founder and CEO, Mouzen, Slovenia

Gašper Kumprej

Mr Hakan Guzel, Senior Manager, CEIT Gro

UK Senior Territory Manager, CEIT Group, Slovakia

Hakan Guzel

Maciej_Wojeński,_Vice_President,_Ekoener

Vice President, Ekoenergetyka, Poland

Maciej Wojeński

Location

Mayer Brown
201 Bishopsgate
London 
EC2M 3AF

 
 
Organising Committee

 

of the 3rd Investment Forum, United Kingdom – Central Europe

Mr Mariusz Gasztoł - Embassy of the Republic of Poland in London

 

Ms Lucie Botha - Embassy of the Czech Republic in London

 

Mr Bence Spiczmüller - Embassy of Hungary in London

 

Mr Michal Horvat - Embassy of Slovakia in London

 

Ms Davorka Žanić-Dražić - Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in London

 

Ms Darja Slokar - Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in London

 

Mr Bogdan Vaduva - Embassy of Romania

 

Ms Tanya Koicheva - Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in London

 

Ms Ieva Valickaite - Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania

 

Mr Guntis Rubīns - Embassy of Republic of Latvia

 

Mr Priit Masing - Embassy of Estonia in London

Gallery from 2nd Investment Forum ​- 2018
 
 
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