Slovak Matchmaking Fair 2020
ONLINE

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October 21, 2020

ABOUT THE EVENT


The prestigious international event of the Slovak Investment and Trade Development  Agency - the Slovak Matchmaking Fair (SMF) has been connecting Slovak and foreign entrepreneurs for 14 years. The Slovak Matchmaking Fair has become a relevant platform connecting academic sector, science, research, development with companies.

Respecting the current regulations and restrictions associated with COVID-19, we have prepared the current 14th edition of the event in an ONLINE format.

In one day and in one place, it provides via pre-scheduled B2B negotiations the opportunity to expand your business, gain contacts and network with potential partners, engage in discussions with experts from practice, share the latest information from the selected industry, then apply new knowledge. An inseparable part are a professional panel discussions on up-to-date topics with specialists from Slovak and foreign companies, institutions and the state.


ABOUT THE EVENT

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Slovak Matchmaking Fair Bratislava 2019

PROGRAM


09:00 AM  -  09:30 AM
Opening ceremony

Opening ceremony and a speech delivered by Minister of Economy Richard Sulík.

09:30 AM  -  10:40 AM
Panel 1 - How to get new champions of Slovak industry

Modern industry must perform the supportive role to the society with long-term as well as the acute or emergency issues. Top industrial players can turn ideas into market success with their own innovations and ability to collaborate with technology providers, scientists, universities and other stakeholders.
Speakers:
Jana Kiššová, Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic
Marek Rešovský, Managing Director, Deutsche Telekom Services Europe Slovakia
Martin Kele, Director, Matador Holding
Martin Jančo, CEO, M2M Solutions
Juraj Habovštiak, Founder, MTS
Juraj Sinay, Technical University of Košice
Panel chaired by: Martin Jesný, Analyst Revue priemyslu

10:45 AM  -  11:35 AM
Panel 2 - How to Manage Crisis Situations- Experiences from the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic brought many challenges that have also affected Slovak entrepreneurs. Our panelists come from companies that thanks to their ingenuity, even in these difficult times, managed to adjust their product portfolio to the current circumstances.
Speakers:
Jan Kráľ, Technical University of Košice
Ingrid Brocková, State Secretary, Ministry od Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
Juraj Habovštiak, CEO, MTS, spol. s r.o.
Norbert Brath, Deputy Managing Director, ŠVEC a SPOL
Panel chaired by: Oto Pisoň, Deputy of the Investment Project Department & Innovation Manager SARIO

11:40 AM  -  12:30 PM
Panel 3 - Sky is not the limit: How Slovak companies are finding new business opportunities in space economy

The 21st century is an era of dynamic growth and disruptive trends in the space sector. Together with invited Slovak companies, we will discuss possibilities that the space sector brings to the Slovak businesses both in the area of hardware fated to leave the Earth and in the area of space applications which, on the contrary, find a wide practical use on our planet.
Speakers:
Matej Poliaček, Robotics Engineer, RoboTech Vision
Ján Baláž, Scientist, Space Engineer, Corresponding Member of the International Academy of Astronautics
Matúš Bakoň, CEO, Founder, insar.sk
Peter Barančík, Masam
Panel chaired by: Michal Brichta, Teamleader for Diversification Services & Senior Consultant of the Investment Project Department SARIO

01:00 PM  -  05:00 PM
B2B meetings

Bilateral business negotiations based on pre-planned schedule participants receive beforehand.
Choose the companies you want to negotiate with and create an individual schedule of participants. You have 20 minutes reserved for one meeting.
TIP: Don't forget your materials, business cards, etc.
TIP: HOW TO PLAN A B2B NEGOTIATION (see below)

HOW IT WORKS


TERMS AND REGISTRATION


ONLINE REGISTRATION

OPEN TILL OCTOBER 7, 2020

B2B NEGOTIATIONS PAIRING

ONLINE THROUGH YOUR PROFILE OCTOBER 8 - 13, 2020

SLOVAK MATCHMAKING FAIR

OCTOBER 21, 2020

Organizational and technical INSTRUCTIONS

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New business partners and opportunities are waiting for you

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VENUE
Bratislava

DRESS CODE
Business

CONTACT
matchmaking@sario.sk 
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