Building partnership!


Building partnership!

B2B meetings on the topic of Research and Development in the ICT sector

B2B meetings on the topic of Research and Development in the ICT sector


On Thursday, October 25, 2018, a B2B business forum for ICT research and development providers from the Slovak Republic and Hungary will take place at the Hotel Yasmin in Košice. The organizer of the event is the Kosice regional chamber of the Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Leading innovators in the region, companies such as GlobalLogic and Novitech will present their activities to support research and development in the eastern Slovakia. The aim of the event is to introduce new online portfolio ( of research and development services and infrastructure in the area of south-eastern Slovakia and north-eastern Hungary and during B2B negotiations initiate cross-border innovation cooperation between entrepreneurs and R&D providers. B2B Business Forum is one of the main outputs of the Cross-border Innovation Service Portfolio project supported by the Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Programme.

The online portfolio was created based on the mapping of research centres, science parks, universities, incubators and companies that have a specific infrastructure that can be used for R&D on a commercial basis. The portfolio also includes a list of providers offering innovation support services in companies such as an innovative strategy proposal.

There are five partners to implement the project, Chambers of Commerce and Industry from Banská Bystrica, Košice, Nógrad, Heves and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén led by Banská Bystrica regional chamber and co-financed from European Regional Development Fund.
Registration for the event is possible at

The Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (hereinafter referred to as SCCI) is a public law institution operating in the territory of the Slovak Republic. SCCI is an independent representative of a market economy that protects the interests of business entities and promotes their development and expansion in a national, European and global dimension, in particular by influencing the creation of an entrepreneurial environment. SCCI covers over 6,000 companies, which make up about 85-87% of GDP and about 95% of the Slovak Republic's exports. Representatives of SCCI are entrepreneurs - large and small businesses, the financial sector, educational institutions as well as other organizations.

Ing. Zuzana Fečová  
Kosice regional chamber
Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry 
Address: Bencúrova 13, 040 01 Košice 
tel.: +421 55 6220640

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