3 Oct 2018 - 5 Oct 2018 | Pécs, Hungary


3 Oct 2018
09:00 – 13:00
Zsolnay Conference Hall - Trade Centre of Pécs (H-7625 Pécs, Majorossy 36.)
Enterprise Europe Network - Creative Industry Sector Group Meeting (Closed Event)

Closed Event - only for Enterprise Europe Network Creative Industries Sector Group members

13:00 – 18:00
Connect-IT Conference

The Program is in Hungarian, interpretation is provided

  • Greetings
  • Presentations


                Software City Osijek


  • TRACK I: Startups and Investors
  • TRACK II: Security/Data Protection
  • SmartWare.Tech - Pitch Competition

14:00 – 17:00
Company Visits (for Creative Industry Sector Group Member's)

Closed Event - only for Enterprise Europe Network Creative Industries Sector Group members

18:00 – 21:00
Nana Bistro&Bar
Get together - Reception and Networking Party

For b2b, Enterprise Europe Network Creative Industries and DesignPécs participants

Venue: Nana Bistro&Bar

4 Oct 2018
08:30 – 09:00
09:00 – 12:00
KOHÓ - Coworking House (Koller str. 5/2. Pécs)
4. Creative Industries Project Cooperations (Closed Event for EEN CISG members)

The Session is in English

Parallel Sessions
09:00 – 10:00
Zsolnay Hall
Plenary Session

The program is in Hungarian and English, interpretation is provided

Open for registered conference and b2b participants

10:00 – 12:00
Zsolnay Hall - Right wing
1. I. Industry4.0 Session - "Technologies and Applications​"

The Session is in English

10:00- 10:15

Gyula POMÁZI, Deputy State Secretary of Industry Strategies and  Regulations, Ministry of Innovation and Technology

István HÁBER Dr., Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Pécs

Hungarian Factory and Service provider:

Buda ZALAY, Strategic Project Manager, HAUNI Hungaria Gépgyártó Ltd.

Multinational companies:

Sándor VOLOSINOVSZKI, Automation Sales Manager, Bosch Rexroth Ltd.

Miklós RADVÁNY, Product Manager, Festo Ltd.

Péter ILLYÉS Dr., General Manager, EPL-Tech Ltd, MD (AMADA Hungary)

Gábor DEÁK, Sourcing Leader GE


László KISS, Sales Senior Manager, OTP Bank


Parallel Sessions
10:00 – 12:00
RIC Hall
2. II. International Cluster Cooperation Session - "Industrial Partnership and Cooperation between Central and Western Europe"

The Session is in English

Vincent CIVITA, General Manager, ARIA NORMANDY - France

Florian EICHER, Project Manager - Digitale Transformation, Mechatronics Cluster – Austria

Janusz POULAKOWSKI, Cluster Director, Metal Processing Cluster - Poland

Zeljko ERKAPIC, CEO, Agricultural Equipment Cluster- Croatia

PRIECHODSKY, Project Manager, Czech Automotive Cluster- Czech Republic

Péter KOCSIS, Member of the Board, South West Hungarian Engineering Cluster - Hungary

Parallel Sessions
10:00 – 12:00
Zsolnay Hall - Left wing
3. Dutch-Hungarian Business Opportunities

The Session is in Hungarian and English

  • Do's and Don'ts - Business in the Netherlands
  • Welcome to the Netherlands - short film
  • Dutch tomatoes and Hungarian paprika - perfect marriage?
  • Presentation - Netherlands-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce
  • Taxation and legal environment in the Netherlands
  • Best practices - Dutch companies in Hungary
Parallel Sessions
12:00 – 12:40
Fókusz Restaurant (Ground Floor, Commercial Centre of Pécs )
12:40 – 17:00
Zsolnay Hall
B2B - Bilateral Meetings

Only for registered b2b participants with at least 1 co-operation profile and booked meetings

19:00 – 22:00
Pezsgőház Restaurant
Garden Party - for all b2b, conference participants and local entrepreneurs
5 Oct 2018
09:00 – 10:30
Departure venue: Tettye Street Bus Station
III. Section for Engineering and Machinery Industry: company visits

Company visit at a machine industry company:

MATRO Ltd. (max.15 person), located : HERE (If you arrive by car)

Departure venue for Charter bus: Tettye Street Bus Station

The event agenda's time zone is CEST.