Date and venue:

Thursday 13 October 2016 from 9:30h, hotel Aleksandar, Nis, Serbia

Within the accompanying business matchmaking event between Czech Republic and Serbia in Novi Sad in September 2015, under the patronage of the Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić, supported by the Czech and Serbian Chambers of Economy, the MoU between the Czech National Cluster Association and the Serbian Cluster House had been ceremonially signed.

The six-month project CZ-RS SME Trade Bridge, based on setting up of the trade cooperation between export oriented SMEs in Czech Republic and Serbia using the clusters as an efficient tool for transnational connections, started in May 2016.

The project is implementing in the framework of Aid for Trade Programme – Serbia, co-funded by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic, the Check Development Agency, the Serbian Cluster House and non-financially supported by the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications of the Republic of Serbia and the Czech Embassy in Belgrade.

The Forum will gather 12 representatives of the Czech clusters and companies in the following areas:

EU funded projects. Food processing. Wellness and Health Tourism. Metal sector. Machinery industry. Packaging, chemical industry, bio medicine, recycle industry/waste collection and treatment.  Energetics, ecology, oil and gas processing. Wood-processing, Furniture production. Nanotechnology – Agriculture and Food Industry , Chemical Industry (Plastic Material Production) , Textile industry – functionalized membranes, application of special composite Nano fibrous yarns.

After four months’information, promotion and identification SMEs and clusters who are interested in cooperation with Czech business partners in Nis, the center for setting up business cooperation between the both countries, the Cluster House will host over 60 SMEs and clusters in Serbia  and contribute to over 30 B2B, C2B and C2C matchmaking meetings

Welcome to Nis to jointly building the cluster-based SME Trade between Czech Republic and Serbia, countries with  traditionally good cooperation.

Please find to the attachment Forum Agenda and the B2B, B2C and C2C Meetings Schedule.

 AGENDA_CZ-RS FORUM in Nis 13.10.2016

 C2C C2B B2B meetings