The Diplomat-Bucharest, the bimonthly business magazine in English and The Embassy of Czech Republic in Bucharest with the support of Czech-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry organize the second edition of the roundtable called “Czech Investments in Romania”, to be held on 13 October 2016. The Project will benefit from the support provided by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic.
“Czech Investments in Romania - Second Edition” will be held in English and is an open discussion top business roundtable where diplomats, experts and representatives of some of the most important companies debate the main opportunities and challenges of Romania.
Through the keynote address of H.E. Mr. Vladimir VALKY, Ambassador to Romania as well as points of view of Romanian governmental and local authorities, business leaders from the most important Czech investors in Romania, we will find out what Romania can learn from Czech Republic's experience.
Around 40 people are invited to participate in the debates, specialists of Czech companies active in Romania, investors, financial institutions, consulting firms, equipment and services providers. .
9:30 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:10 Official Opening Address from H.E. Mr. Vladimir VALKY, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Romania
10:10 - 12:30 Roundtable open discussions / Questions & Answers
Invited Speakers and Proposed Topics:
Mr. Dan Dinuţă, Director, Department of Foreign Trade and International Directorate for Trade Policy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Relations with Business Environment - Termination of bilateral agreements on promotion and reciprocal protection of investments between Romania and Czech Republic
Mr. Manuel Costescu, Secretary of State for Trade and Investment, Invest Romania - Ways to attract and facilitate foreign direct investment in Romania
Mr. Tobias Waldemar Seiferth, Head of International Corporate Clients, BCR
- Ms. Cristina Voicu, Vice President, Czech-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry - The availability of European funds to companies: status, investment opportunities, updates
- Mr. Jan Dubsky - CFO CEZ Romania
- Mr. Gheorghe Grad - General Manager at RENOMIA SRBA Insurance Broker
- Mr. George Caval, President of Arges Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Mr. Aurelian Gogulescu, President of Prahova Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Economic development aspects and business opportunities in Arges and Prahova counties
12:30 – Networking lunch