• 08:30 - 09:00

    Welcome Coffee

  • 09:00 - 10:00


    Welcome by François Jacq, President, EARTO 
    Welcome by Hubert Cichocki, President, Lukasiewicz Research Network 
    Keynote by Waldemar Sługocki, Secretary of State in the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology
    Keynote by Andrzej Szeptycki, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Science and Higher Education																	


    Andrzej Szeptycki

    François Jacq

    Waldemar Sługocki

  • 10:00 - 11:15

    Part 1 – Role of European RTOs in Reindustrialization of Europe

    Keynotes by:
    - Presentation by Michel Viktorovitch, Advisor to the President for European Affairs, IFPEN
    - Presentation by Mathias Rauch, Chief Representative EU, Fraunhofer 
    - Presentation by Tomasz Fafiński, Director - External Funding & Technology Development, GE Aerospace
    Panel on new trends:
    - Brigitte Bach, CEO, AIT
    - Alexandre Pauchard, CEO, CSEM
    - Chris Dungey, CTO, HVM Catapult 
    - Inge Neven, CEO, VITO
    Moderated by Jesus Valero, CEO, TECNALIA & EARTO Treasurer 


    Alexandre Pauchard

    Brigitte Bach

    Chris Dungey

    Inge Neven

    Jesus Valero

    Mathias Rauch

    Michel Viktorovitch

    Tomasz Fafiński

  • 11:15 - 11:45

    Coffee Break

  • 11:45 - 12:30

    Part 2 – Shaping EU RD&I Policy – Piloting Technology Infrastructures

    Keynote “Towards FP10: Technology Infrastructures” by Dominik Sobczak, Deputy Head of Unit, Industrial Research, Innovation and Investment Agendas, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission
    Panel on new trends:
    - Sylwester Wyka, Deputy Director for Research, Łukasiewicz – ILOT
    - Janica Ylikarjula, VP International Affairs and Policy, VTT
    - Bertrand Bouchet, Director EU Office, CEA
    - Sophie Viscido, Principal Consultant, Technopolis
    Moderated by Muriel Attané, Secretary General, EARTO


    Dominik Sobczak

    Janica Ylikarjula

    Muriel Attané

    Sylwester Wyka

  • 12:30 - 14:00

    Networking Lunch

  • 14:00 - 15:00

    Part 3 – Spreading Excellence & Developing RTOs Capabilities Across Europe

    Panel with:
    - João Claro, CEO, INESC TEC
    - Boštjan Zalar, Director, JSI 
    - Gregor Anderluh, Director, NIC
    - Sigitas Rimkevičius, Director, LEI 
    Moderated by Muriel Attané, Secretary General, EARTO


    Boštjan Zalar

    João Claro

    Muriel Attané

    Sigitas Rimkevicius

  • 15:00 - 15:15

    Closing by EARTO President


    Antti Vasara


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