On June 12, at the Business Centre Club in Warsaw, took place a conference inaugurating project titled "Promotion of Economy of Warmia and Mazury 2013 +". The aim of the activities, planned by the provincial government, is to increase interest in the investment offer of Warmia and Mazury. The project will involve: domestic and foreign missions, thematic conferences, festivals for promotion of Warmia and Mazury, media and advertising activities, information and promotional publications and thematic publications. The activities will be completed in mid-2015.
In the conference programme there was the presentation of the region, prepared on the basis of investment attractiveness evaluation made by experts from the Center for Economic Information, Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency and the Polish Academy of Sciences. Florian Romanowski OPEGIEKA President gave a presentation on the role of R & D centers in the creation of a modern economy in the Warmia and Mazury region. He presented company examples of how to effectively obtain EU funding for innovative projects and emphasized the importance of R & D activities. During the expert panels on the economic potential of Warmia and Mazury in comparison with other provinces, eco-innovation and social responsibility, representatives of science and business, including OPEGIEKA, met to discuss the issues.
The economic development of Warmia and Mazury is indicated by projects that are currently being implemented: road investments (there are now reconstructed more than 350 km of roads in the region) new technology parks, emerging modern office spaces and the ongoing project related to access to broadband Internet in Warmia and Mazury.
The Marshal of the Warmia and Mazury Province Jacek Protas is convinced that Warmia and Masury may be particularly attractive to industries related to new technologies and services for business. - I am also glad that we are appreciated in terms of corporate social involvement, because it is an important part of building a competitive advantage, and this is, after all, people who determine the value of the company - said Marshal Protas.
Conference was organized under the patronage of media: Wyborcza.biz, Creative Communication Cluster, ThinkTank.