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EXTRATEX Xchange Scheme online brokerage event focused on automotive, textile and plastics sectors

Type: 
Brokerage event
Industry: 
MANUFACTURING
20 Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
29 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
Date: 
03.03.2021 to 10.03.2021
Country: 
Slovakia
Phone: 
+421-326523834
Fax: 
+421-326521023
E-mail: 
sopkrktn [at] sopk [dot] sk
Contact person: 
Ján VÁCLAV
Description: 

EXTRATEX partnership, gathering European clusters from textile, automotive and plastic, is happy to invite you to the first VIRTUAL EXCHANGE. Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Madrid Association of Metal Trade and Industry Companies together with associated partners from Slovakia, Italy, Spain and Czech Republic are organizing EXTRATEX Xchange Scheme online brokerage event focused on automotive, textile and plastics sectors joined with bilateral meetings from 3 to 10 March 20201. 

In Slovakia, there are significantly concentrated technologies linked to production of cars, from development of new materials to recycling. Alongside with automotive industry, the plastics processing industry has a cross-cutting existence, using many applications.

We invite foreign companies to take part at Cluster eXchange program to better connect unique specifics Europe’s industrial ecosystems through short-term virtual visits and B2B negotiations.

Focus area: new materials, advanced plastic processing, cross-sector exploitation

Type of invited participants: 
• Cluster organizations
• SMEs representatives
• Scaling-up support organizations
• other than SME
• partner of EXTRATEX consortium 

Communication language: English 

Why to participate?
- to meet and find potential business partners
- to find out about new technologies and trends in mentioned sectors
- to initiate international contacts and promote own business 

Costs: B2B meetings are free of charge

AGENDA:
3rd   March  2021- MORNING
CONCEPTS OF INTERSECTORAL COOPERATION 1
- Presentation of SPK and presentation of the main activities and goals of the EXTRATEX project.
- Historical cross-section of the plastics processing industry in the Slovak Republic and the present - a strong connection to the automotive industry.
- Presentation of the company PR Krajne, s.r.o. - concept combining the automotive, textile and plastics industries - the STERED® product.
- Presentation of the SME company Research Institute of Chemical Fibers (Research Institute for Man-Made Fibers, JSC) - Progressive modifications of polymer-based products (fibers, films & plastics) and innovative technological solutions for a wide range of final applications.

3rd March 2021 – AFTERNOON
INTER-SECTORAL COOPERATION 1 BROKERAGE
These sessions will allow SMEs and scaling up organisations to meet face to face the Slovak companies and institutes. Organisations from European regions, other than Slovak, can meet as well. End of the day

10th   March 2021- MORNING
CONCEPTS OF INTERSECTORAL COOPERATION 2
- Presentation of SPK and presentation of the main activities and goals of the EXTRATEX project.
- Concept of appropriate recycling- Virtual visit to the guest Company Chemosvit Fibrochem, s.r.o.
- Presentation of the company SK TEX, s.r.o. - fibers with special modifications for the automotive and furnitutre industry.
- Presentation of the company Polymer Institute of Slovak Academy of Sciences on Nanocomposites- a new antibacterial polymeric material.

10th  March 2021 – AFTERNOON
INTER-SECTORAL COOPERATION 2 BROKERAGE
These sessions will allow SMEs and scaling up organisations to meet face to face the Slovak companies and institutes. Organisations from European regions, other than Slovak, can meet as well. End of the day.

 

For more information contact the given contact person.