THEME: INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

17. – 18. 6. 2019
Hrad Litoměřice
Tyršovo náměstí 68, 412 01 Litoměřice

THE PROGRAM OF THE FORUM

 
The event will be held with the support of:
– Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

 

REGISTRATION

1st DAY – MONDAY, 17th June 2019

13:30 – 14:00 / Registration of participants

14:00 – 14:05 / Introduction, welcoming remarks

  • Martin Klika – 1st Deputy Governor of Ústí Region

14:05 – 14:45 / European dimension of the restructuring process

  • Gabriela Nekolová, Chairwoman of the Economic and Social Council of the Ústí Region
  • Renata Eisenvortová – representative of European Economic and Social Committee – Consultative Commission on Industrial Change

14:45 – 16:00 / Exchange of know-how on transition / restructuring policies

Representatives of coal regions of
Czech Republic:

  • Martin Klika – 1st Deputy Governor of Ústí Region
  • Zdeněk Karásek, Deputy Governor of the Moravian-Silesian Region for RE: START
    Josef Janů, Councilor, Karlovy Vary Region

Germany:

  • Dagmar Schmidt, Chairwoman, Lausitzer Perspektiven e. V.
  • Klaus Freytag, commissioner of the Saxon Prime Minister for the Lusatia region

Poland:

  • Katarzyna Tarnowiecka, Director of the Economic and Investment Support Division of the Department of Economy of the Marshal of the Lower Silesian Voivodeship
  • Tomasz Krzeszowiec, Deputy Director of the Department of Economy of the Office of the Marshal of the Lower Silesian Voivodeship

Slovakia:

  • Zuzana Nádaská, Chief State Advisor, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister for Investment and Informatisation
  • Magdaléna Hájeková, Chief State Advisor, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister for Investment and Informatisation

16:00 – 17:00 / Vision to the future of the restructuring coal regions

  • Moderated by Karel Firla, EU consultant

17:00 / Summary of the workshop

2nd DAY – TUESDAY, 18th June 2019

8:30 – 9:00 / Registration of participants

9:00 – 9:10 / Welcome adress to participants

  • Oldřich Bubeníček, The Governor of the Usti region

9:10 – 9:30 / Introduction and opening remarks

  • Gabriela Nekolová, Chairwoman of the Economic and Social Council of the Ústí Region

9:30 – 10:30 / Examples of projects with international potential and international cooperation

  • Involvement of the region in international projects: Zdeněk Hušek, referent Ústecký region
  • Opportunities and challenges of Czech-German cross-border cooperation: Milan Pátek, Chairman and Director, ITC – Institut für Transnationale Zusammenarbeit e. V., Dresden
  • Potential for cooperation in the field of autonomous mobility: Petr Achs, RIS3 developer, Ústí nad Labem Region / UJEP / City of Ústí nad Labem
  • A platform for international collaboration of science and industry: Antonín Tym, manager of RINGEN Research Infrastructure
  • International cooperation in the field of development between the City of Litoměřice and Shinebean NGO in Kenya: Renata Rokůsková, director of Shinebean

10:30 – 10:45 / Coffee break

10:45 – 12:15 / Foreign investors – yes or no?

  • Foreign investments in the context of state incentives: Pavel Chovanec, Director of Investment Division, Business and Investment Development Agency CzechInvest
  • Foreign investments and regional economy in the Ústí Region: Jaroslav Koutský, Dean of the Faculty of Social Economics of Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
  • “Joseph” – urban industrial zone: Jan Paparega, Mayor, City of Most
  • A view of a developer with European and worldwide experience: Pavel Sovička, CEO of Panattoni Europe

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderated by Jaroslav Koutský, Dean of the Faculty of Social Economics of Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem

  • Pavel Chovanec, Director of Investment Division, Business and Investment Development Agency CzechInvest
  • Pavel Sovička, CEO of Panattoni Europe
  • Jan Paparega, Mayor, City of Most
  • Lukáš Martin, Director of the International Relations Section, Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic
  • Martin Klika, 1st Deputy Governor of Ústí Region
  • Jaroslav Krch, Director, SPZ Triangle

12:15 – 13:30 / Lunch – tasting the international cuisine

13:30 – 14:15 / Foreign markets

  • Support of export activities: Lukáš Martin, Director of the International Relations Section, Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic
  • Export countries, obstacles for entering the foreign markets: Kryštof Rygl, export consultant of the Czech Trade Promotion Agency
  • New opportunities in context of economic restructuring of the region: Michal Soukup, Asset manegement, Sev.en Energy AG

14:15 – 16:00 / Labour force and the international cooperation

  • Employing the foreign workers: Jaroslav Kunc, Director of the Employment Department of the Labor Office of the Czech Republic in Ústí nad Labem
  • The issue of integration of foreign workers: Jan Kubíček, Deputy Director, The Counselling Centre for Integration
  • Employing the foreign workers in health services: Ilja Boraň, Head of Analytical Department, Human Resources and Payroll, Krajská zdravotní Co
  • Description of the relocation proces: Pavel Špaček, Area Sales Director, Advantage Consulting, s.r.o.
  • Employment of third country nationals from the perspective of the Aliens Act: Jakub Valkus, Ministerial Council, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderated by Gabriela Nekolová, Chairwoman of the Economic and Social Council of the Ústí Region

  • Jan Kubíček, Deputy Director, The Counselling Centre for Integration
  • Kunc, Director of the Employment Department of the Labor Office of the Czech Republic in Ústí nad Labem
  • Jakub Valkus, Ministerial Council, Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic
  • Zdeňka Hamousová, Mayor, City of Žatec
  • Martin Klika, 1st Deputy Governor of Ústí Region
  • Ilja Boraň, Head of Analytical Department, Human Resources and Payroll, Krajská zdravotní Co

Additional program:

  • Virtual reality
  • Tasting the international cuisine
  • Presentation of partners
  • B2B meetings and consultations

Czech – English translation will be provided.
Changes in the program are reserved.
Participation on the event is free of charge.