AmCham Romania invites members and partners to the regional business conference "Innovate Communities: Local Investments for Global Success" on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, between 09:30-14:00, in Cluj-Napoca, at the Grand Hotel Italia.
The event is part of AmCham’s regional outreach agenda, an initiative aimed at contributing to increasing the country’s economic competitiveness through attracting sustainable investments in major cities in Romania which will accelerate urban development and contribute to the prosperity of the entire region.
Cluj-Napoca, a well-known hub beyond Romania for its entrepreneurial and innovation spirit will be our host for this event aimed at identifying practical ways in which the business community, the local administrations, the civil society and academia in Cluj-Napoca and the region can benefit from consolidating ties with the U.S. and how AmCham can support this.
Meet our speakers and learn more about the event structure in the agenda below.
Participation to the event is granted based on prior confirmation online here, by May 23, 2022.
09:30 – 10:00 Registration and welcome coffee
10:00 – 10:30 Opening Remarks
10:30 – 11:30 PLENARY SESSION: How can local authorities raise the investment profile of their communities?
11:30 – 11:45 Coffee break
11:45 – 14:00 ROUNDTABLES (consecutive)
I. How do we invest in education to foster innovation?
Moderator: Ruxandra Mercea, Director, Transylvania College
II. Techpreneurship: How do we export added value?
Moderator: Bianca Muntean, Cluster Manager, Transylvania IT Cluster
14:00 Networking Lunch
Date Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Timeline 09:30 am - 14:00 pm
Location Cluj-Napoca, Grand Hotel Italia