PARTNERS / PROJECTS

government

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Slovak Republic
    • Ex-ante evaluation of Rural Development Programme 2014-2020
    • Situation analysis of Fisheries Programme
  • Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport, Slovak Republic
    • Member of National Committee for PA7 of Danube Strategy (Knowledge Society)
    • Member of Partnership Committee for Research & Innovation Programme 2014-2020
  • Ministry of Economy, Slovak Republic
    • Member of Steering Committee of PA8 of Danube Strategy (Competetive SME & Clustering)

regions, cities and communities

  • Trnava Region
    • Effective use of EU funds for Trnava region in 2014-2020 including Danube Strategy – Contract 2012/2013
  • Nitra Region
    • Development of Agriculture & Food Industry Policy in Nitra region
  • City of Nitra
    • Waste use as renewable energy sources in Nitra and Budapest region, HUSK-subcontracting, 2011, 2012
    • Establishment of Energy Agency Nitra, Intelligent Energy Europe
  • City of Liptovský Hrádok
    • Improving quality of education services through integrated activities such as: energy efficiency, inclusion of children with limited mobility and enhancement of computer literacy
  • Dvory nad Žitavou Town
    • Transition of traditional school into a modern one
  • Pukanec
    • Improved energy efficiency through modernisation of public light system
  • Neverice
    • Improved energy efficiency through modernisation of public light system
  • Jelšovce
    • Reconstruction of local road infrastructure
  • Kmeťovo
    • Infrastructure to support development of public services

small & medium enterprises including farmers

  • Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry
    • CNCB – Cluster and Network Cooperation for Business Success in Central Europe – external expert
  • Ján Cibulka – CIBI
    • Improved competitiveness of company and its quality management through transfer of innovative technologies (production, packing and control technology lines)
  • Bystrina SK, Ltd
    • Development of modern technology for drinking water treatment
  • Poľno SME, s.r.o.
    • Integrated farm modernisation including grain storage management and farm machinery
  • AGRO Divízia Selice
    • Integrated restructuring of the farm through upgrading of farm machinery, storage and installation of heating based on biofuels
  • Co-operative Farm Neverice
    • Modernisation of farm in line with Statutory Management Requirements
  • MäsKo (agri-food production)
    • Construction of meat-production unit with innovative technologies and automated operation
  • VÍNO MATYŠÁK (wine production)
    • Integrated solutions for wine quality production

universities & research organisations

  • Institute of Landscape Ecology, Slovak Academy of Sciences
    • Centre of excellence for protection and use of landscape and biodiversity
  • Institute of Molecular Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences
    • New microbial isolates containing genes of catabolic and detoxification pathways – strengthening transfer of applied research results in area of microorganisms and their use in biotechnology
  • Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
    • ICT network to enhance process of education
    • Modernisation of educational conditions including ICT
    • Centre of excellence for protection and use of agrobiodiversity
  • University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava
    • Development of Information and Communication Technologies
  • National Agricultural and Food Centre
  • Business and Innovation Centre
  • Steinbeis Europa Zentrum, Germany
    • NoGAP project – Bridging the gap between research, innovation & bussiness creation, 7FP
    • Clustrat project – Boosting innovation bthrough new cluster concepts in support of energing issues and cross-sextional themes, OP Central Europe
    • European Enterprise Network – partner
    • Innovation Forum – partner

non-government organisations

  • Association of Towns and Communities of Slovakia
    • HELPS – “Housing and Home-care for the Elderly and vulnerable people and Local Partnership Strategies in Central European cities” – subcontractor
  • Obviam regio
  • In Regio-Institute for Regional Development
    • Information TV campaign “Our region”
    • Rural Tourism Guidelines for SME
    • Building Information Base for Cross Compliance in Agriculture
    • Farm Market Sale– new forms of sale in Slovak Agriculture

international organisations

  • European Commision
    • “Evaluation of agri-environmental measures” of the Common Agricultural Policy and their impact on environment and biodiversity. Responsible for Malta, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary – subcontractor, 2004 – 2006
    • “Evaluation of the environmental impact of the Commodity Market Organisations – perennial crops,” of the Common Agricultural Policy. Responsible for Poland and Hungary – subcontractor, 2004 – 2006.
  • The World Bank
    • “Agricultural Sector Adjustment Loan II” – Warehouse Receipt System and Rural Finance, contract in Bulgaria (August – October 2000)
    • “Assessment of Prospects for Development of Grain Warehouse Receipt System in Republic of Kazakhstan”, contract (May 2000)
  • European Investment Bank
  • United States Agency for International Development
    • Agriculture and Food Systems Policy Advisor – project management
  • United States Department of Agriculture
    • Agricultural Marketing Specialist, contract

clusters

  • Union of Slovak Clusters
  • Slovak Plastic Cluster
  • IT Valley Košice
  • Automotive Cluster
  • Slovak Engineering Cluster
  • BITERAP
  • LIPTOV Cluster
  • TURIEC Cluster
  • ORAVA Cluster
  • Tourism Cluster of Western Slovakia