On 2015 July 1 the Cluster Union Meeting was held at Székesfehérvár, where the Innovative Clusters’ National Union’s (IKOSZ) general meeting was also organised. The ArchEnerg Cluster was represented by Executive Director András Gonda and Human Development Vice-Chairman and senior partner at Euromenedzser Kft. István Magyar.
The theme of the EU-CELAC Cluster Matchmaking Event held in Milan, June 12th, 2015 was creativity and innovation in the agro-food sector, promising delegates from the agro technology sector as well, though turnout proved more with respect to food manufacturing and exports.
We participated in the 2015 Smart City Cluster Matchmaking Vienna Conference with aims to learn more about our Austrian neighbours’ innovative ideas, experiences. Of course, we also hoped to find likeminded international partners in the process. The full-day venue was held June 9th, Tamás Turóczi and János Brand went out as cluster representatives to participate.
On 2015 June 18 the management of ArchEnerg Cluster held important meeting about the actual state of ECEI Gold Label and further tasks.
Prime Minister of the Serbian Republic, Aleksandar Vučić makes official visitation in Hungary on 2015 July 1, escorted by Serbian business delegation. Connected to the prime ministerial visit, the Magyar Nemzeti Kereskedőház Zrt. (MNKH) organizes a business forum. Euromenedzser Kft. - an important partner to the Archenerg Cluster – will be present on the forum.
Kolozsvár held international conference, called innovative business modell, which was held on 2015 June 4-5. Cluster connected policy makers, representatives of governmental official bodies, supporting organisations, european cluster-management organisations, universities, research facilities, enterprises, non-governmental organisations and professional organisations have participated on the event, subjects were financing in business environment, cluster specific financing products and departments and departmental cooperations, amongst others.
Representing the Archenerg Cluster, Elvira Molnár has participated in the „EPI-AGRI” workshop in Alghero (Sardinia) on 2015 May 26-27. The subject on the two day workshop was „How can an effectively working new biomass supply for bio-based economy be created”. The aim of the event was to support the cooperation mechanisms between the agriculture/forestry and the industry, with a stable and reliable renewable raw material supply, without harmful effect on sustainability and with long term income for land- and forestholders.
The University of Óbuda, the V. Hungarian World Meeting and the Mikes-Jósika Foundation have organised the traditional Báthory-Brassai Conference-series (BKK) for the 6th time, which subject was the „Carpathian-Basin (Hungarian) Competitiveness”. The event has taken place on 2015 May 27-28 in Budapest.
The last occasion of the three-part series was held on 2015 May 27, in the first part Vasváriné dr. Éva Menyhárt, former vice under-secretary of state held presentation about her experiences with earlier SmartCity projects.
On the first occasion the members of the ArchEnerg Cluster have received detailed information on the EU directions of Smart City and possibilities of joining the programme.
Archenerg Cluster and IKOSZ jointly organized conference on 2015. May 13.
Detailed report can be found HERE in Hungarian language.