Uspešno izpeljan seminar o možnostih vključevanja zasebnega sektorja v zunanje finančne instrumente EU, s poudarkom na področju energije; 01. 06. 2018, EU HIŠA

Ministrstvo za zunanje zadeve je skupaj z Evropsko komisijo, Centrom energetskih rešitev (CER) in Inštitutom Jožef Stefan, v Hiši EU organiziralo seminar z naslovom: “Predstavitev možnosti vključevanja zasebnega sektorja v zunanje finančne instrumente Evropske unije, s poudarkom na področju energije.”

Seminar je bil namenjen ozaveščanju o priložnostih za vključevanje slovenskega zasebnega sektorja v mednarodno razvojno sodelovanje, zlasti Evropske unije, izpostavljeno pa je bilo področje trajnostne energije.

Seminarja se je udeležilo okoli šestdeset predstavnikov slovenskih podjetij in drugih zainteresiranih institucij. Nekaj utrinkov z dogodka:

IOLAR L.t.d., translation company

Iolar is the leading translation company in the region of South-East Europe. It provides its clients a range of services, from translation of difficult documentation to software localisation packages for the languages of this geographic area.

They have prepared a special offer for the members of the Strategic Development Innovation Partnership Smart Cities and Communities:
• Translation of the tender documentation: translation + examination of another person, control of the use of the correct terminology, control of technical correctness of translations (design, editing graphic elements, etc.)
• Translation of promotional texts and letters: translation + glossary of the native speaker of the target language

They offer a discount of 10 % to the members of Strategic Development Innovation Partnership Smart Cities and Communities.

Invitation to the companies for participation and entry into the procurement chain of the BOSCH Group

SPIRIT Slovenia, a public agency in cooperation with Robert Bosch GmbH and the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Berlin, invites interested Slovenian companies to submit their interest in cooperation and entry into the purchasing chain of Robert Bosch GmbH in the following areas:

1. automotive industry – suppliers of Tier 2 to Tier 4,
2. IT applications and applications for Industry 4.0 and Big Data.

We invite you to fill out an e-application form and a questionnaire up to April, 24th 2018 to ensure that you can continue to meet with representatives of Bosch and present your company and products.

Public invitation for Slovenian companies to participate in the economic delegation to Ningbo, Zheijang Province, the People’s Republic of China, from June,8th to June, 11th 2018

Public invitation for Slovenian companies to participate in the economic delegation to Ningbo, Zheijang Province, the People’s Republic of China, from June,8th to June, 11th 2018.

Slovenia will present itself this year with companies and their products and services in the following areas:
Automotive industry (preferred companies in the field of electrification of the automotive industry)
Aviation industry (electric ultra-light aircraft)
Logistics (Luka Koper and international freight forwarders)
Digitization (smart places).

SPIRIT Slovenia invites companies interested in participating in the economic delegation to apply:
exhibitors no later than April, 13st 2018 and visitors no later than April, 18st 2018.

The Interreg ADRION program opened the 2nd public call for projects from Priority Axis 2 – Tourism and the Environment

On March, 26th 2018, the Interreg ADRION program opened the 2nd public call for projects from Priority Axis 2 – Tourism and the Environment.

The tender, which offers EUR 34.3 million of EU funds, will be open until June 26th 2018.

The full tender documentation is available on the program’s website.

The National Information Day will be held on April 16, 2018 in Ljubljana.

More detailed information will be published on the website.

SPIRIT Slovenia: Call for tender “Promoting partnerships for more effective participation in foreign markets 2018 – 2019”

The objective of the public tender is to establish partnerships and their appearance on foreign markets. Enterprises that expand their activities in foreign markets or enter new markets will, through their involvement in partnerships, improve the opportunities for entering or expanding their operations on foreign markets.

The indicative total amount of funds available for the implementation of this public tender is EUR 1,699,997.95.

Deadline for submission of applications is on Mai, 9th 2018.

More information can be found on the web.

Call for a High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming our economy and society.

To make the most of it for the citizens and the economy, the European Commission will engage in a dialogue with all actors on the future of AI in Europe, to allow for an open discussion of all aspects of AI development and its impact on the economy and society.

A high-level expert group on AI will be selected as a result of this call, to serve as a steering group for this broad multi-stakeholder forum.

More information on website.

Call of the Committee of the Regions for Partnerships for the Days of Regions and Cities 2018

Some regions and cities are still looking for opportunities to engage in regional partnerships, or looking for partners to create partnerships for this year’s European Days of Regions and Cities that will take place in Brussels from 8 to 12 October.

The Committee of the Regions’ call for applications for partners is open until 30 March 2018. The Committee of the Regions advises all those who are considering whether to become partners to review the assessments of events in the regions and cities last days. Members can also get more detailed information on website.

PIONEERS INTO PRACTICE 2018

We would like to inform you that a Mobile European Professional Development Program is open for experts in areas related to climate change.

The program brings together experts from industry, enterprises, universities, research institutions, local administrations, as well as non-profit organizations and public organizations.

Applications are open until April 15, 2018 until 24:00 on the website.

More information on.