Youth – Entrepreneurship – Science

Official side event to EUSDR Annual Forum 2019

Format:                          round table
Working language:      English

Date:                              26.06.2019; 14:00 – 17:30

Web:                              event website with details on venue and registration

Moderation:        Jürgen Raizner, CEO of Steinbeis Transfer Management S.r.l. and Steinbeis Transfer Centers in Stuttgart Region (GER), Vienna (AT, and Uzhorod (UA)

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Venue: Palace of Parliament | Human Rights Converence Hall

Agenda – draft


Opening session

  • Alexandru Petrescu (Minister of Communication and Information Society, Romania) – tbc
  • Adrian Curaj, General Director at Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI), Ministry of National Education, Romania
  • Radu Gorincioi, National Coordinator EU Strategy for Danube Region, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Romania
  • Dumitru Prunariu, Cosmonaut, Commission for Astronomy and Aeronautics, Romanian Academy (video message)


Towards Knowledge Society: Signing ceremony

  • National Authority for Initial Professional Training in Dual System, Romania
  • Two universities on establishing new Steinbeis Transfer Centers in Romania


Youth and Entrepreneurship

  • Roxana Boboruta, Project Manager “European Early Innovators Initiative” | “ifempower”; Steinbeis Transfer Management S.r.l.. (RO) | Steinbeis Gmbh & Co. for Technology Transfer (GER)
  • Nicolai Schuchna, Project Manager „Jugend gründet“ (German business plan contest)
  • Petru Emil Luncan, VP Junior Chamber International Romania, RO
  • Martin Marek, Project Manager Danube Strategic Project Fund, AT

Round table: invitation to participate; debate on new porjects, suitable parnterships


Science and Entrepreneurship

  • Prof. Volodymyr Smolanka, Rector of National University Uzhhorod, UA
  • Dominik Schmied, Danube Macro Region Business Week, AT
  • Ciocan Remus, Executive branch of Romanian governmental program Startup Nation, RO

Round table: invitation to participate; debate on new partnerships, capacity building, necessary competences, …


Wrap-up; closing remarks