On 24-25 September Polish entrepreneurs, representatives of SEZ, techno-parks, scientists, and regional institutions will take part in economic mission to the USA arranged by PAIiIZ. The mission coincides with the official visit of President Bronisław Komorowski and representatives of the Ministry of Economy in the US.
PAIiIZ business delegation will participate in meetings and events promoting Poland, its economic potential and priority sectors of the national economy regarding economic relations with the United States. These are agri-food sector, furniture, IT, BPO, R&D, aviation, logistics and engineering. The visit will be also focused on presentation of the economic potential of Eastern Poland macroregion.
Polish – American Investment Dialogue is the main highlight of PAIiZ economic mission to the US. The conference that was arranged by PAIiZ in cooperation with Polish – American Business Club and Trade and Investment Promotion Section in New York, will be held on 25 September in the Down Town Association in New York. Participants will talk about promotion of the Poland as a country of safe investments with large intellectual capital, convenient geographical location and attractive investment offer in Poland.
PAIiZ president Sławomir Majman and Polish deputy minister of economy Ilona Antoniszyn-Klik will encourage America companies to enter the Polish market. The meeting will be attended by more than 100 guests, including 36 representatives of Eastern Poland macroregion and Stefan M. Selig, the US under secretary of commerce for international trade.
Issues of Polish agri-food sector will be also discusses during the meeting. PAIiIZ deputy president Monika Piątkowska will speak about Polish food trade in America and establishing new export opportunities. She will also provide panellist of the Dialogue with the information regarding potential of Polish economy. On the other hand, guests of the conference will have the opportunity to visit Polish stand presenting healthy and organic food from Poland that has been prepared by the leading importers of Polish food to the US. It will be a unique chance to try Polish specialities: cheeses, meats, processed vegetables, juices and fruits.
Representatives of PAIiZ will take part in both events arranged under the mission of the Polish Ministry of Economy and the president of Poland, that have been planned for the day preceding the Polish – American Investment Dialogue. One of them is “the Energy Table”. It is a meeting of the Polish energy companies with American investors representing fuel, energy and chemical industries. Polish delegation will also participate in an exclusive meeting entitled “V4-Google Summit on Digital Economy” with the participation of the presidents of countries gathered in the V4 Group. The event has been designed to promote the innovative potential of the Visegard Group member states as well as young, high-tech companies from the region.
PAIiIZ Economic Mission to the United States is co-financed by EU funds under the Operational Programme Development of Eastern Poland 2007-2013, projects "Economic Promotion of Eastern Poland" and "Creation and Development of Cooperation Network of Investor Service Centres".