Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency announced calls for proposals for entrepreneurs from Eastern Poland for the participation in the international promotional events in Dubai and Milan. Through the Eastern Poland Economic Promotion Programme, companies from the region will be given an opportunity to present their offer to investors from all over the world.
- We are currently conducting calls for the events in Dubai and Milan.Participation in those fairs would give the entrepreneurs from various sectors an opportunity to widen the scope of their activities, become acquainted with investors and future business partners - explains Bożena Czaja, member of the Management Board of the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency.Applications may be filed by entrepreneurs from Eastern Poland, registered and running their businesses at least for 18 months (at the date of the application) in one of the 5 voivodeships of the Macroregion, namely Lubelskie, Podkarpackie, Podlaskie, Świętokrzyskie and Warmińsko-Mazurskie.
- AIM (Annual Investment Meeting) 2014 in Dubai is held between 8 April - 10 May 2014. The competition for the participation in the Fair concerns those entrepreneurs who operate in the luxury products’ sectors, high-end cosmetics, yacht producers, furniture manufacturers and entrepreneurs seeking investors for the implementation of luxury hotel and spa projects, as well as enterprises from the aviation, chemical and biotechnology sectors.Applications must be filed by 30 January 2014, and the expected number of enterprises is 20.
- Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013 in Milan will be held on 7-10 April 2014. The competition for the participation in an economic mission related to the fair, directed to entrepreneurs from the furniture sector.Applications must be filed by 4 February 2014, and the expected number of entrepreneurs is 10.
The Eastern Poland Economic Promotion Programme, implemented by the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency S.A. under Measure 1.4 of the Operational Programme Development of Eastern Poland aims at improving the competitiveness and attractiveness of the region.It assumes the promotion of five voivodeships of the Eastern Poland Macroregion:Lubelskie, Podkarpackie, Podlaskie, Świętokrzyskie and Warmińsko-Mazurskie.The main goal of the programme is to raise the interest of potential investors and partners in the economic offer of Eastern Poland and to accelerate the socio-economic development of the region.Promotional activities are directed mainly at EU countries, USA, Russia, China, Korea, India and Persian Gulf countries.Sectors of strategic importance for Eastern Poland include:food industry, wood and furniture sector, BPO, yacht and aviation sectors, chemical, machine and RES industries as well as business tourism.