Good Idea Slovakia

Tuesday 26 September 2017 - 09u49

Find Your Gateway to Expand in the EU

October 17, 2017, Brussels

We would like to put to your attention the upcoming Investment seminar on behalf of Slovakia, where we, as COTTYN lawyers, are participating as the main organizational partner.

We do encourage all those who would be interested, or already doing business with any of the countries of the CEE region, to attend for one simple reason. One can get all the possible information on behalf the Slovak market on the spot on the 17 October in Brussels. For more detailed information, please do review the program of the event here below.

To remain competitive, it is important to be a step ahead.
To broaden up your trade prospects, Slovakia is a worth while business partner to have. A variety of key economic and legal aspects such as common EURO currency, regional leadership in the productivity and positive macroeconomic development make Slovakia the top investment destination and business partner.
Slovakia is being known as an automotive superpower. Yet having a rich and diversified manufacturing history within the heavy industry, metallurgy, energy. Offering a wide productivity potential within electronics, ICT, shared services, construction, textile, rubber industry, wood industry, food processing, horticulture and tourism.
To remain a wise entrepreneur means to be eager to explore the benefits of doing business in Slovakia. Belgian investors belong to significant regional employers and leave an important economic footprint in the Slovak economy. Companies such as Alro, Aspel, Bekaert, Fremach, Plastiflex, Carmeuse, KBC, Fremach, LVD, Plastiflex, Punch Corporation, Team Industries together with numerous SME‘s being already established in Slovakia to either fulfil their growth ambitions, or being closer to their key customers in Central and Eastern Europe.


  9.15 — 9.30

Registration of participants

  9.30 — 9.40

Welcome speech by H. E. Stanislav Vallo
Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the Kingdom of Belgium

  9.40 — 10.00

Tax & other considerations when investing in Slovakia (VGD Slovakia)
Bart Waterloos, Honorary Consul & Partner

  10.00 — 10.20

Invest in Slovakia — Good Idea (SARIO)
Laura Nádaská, Consultant

  10.20 — 10.40

Investment potential of Slovakia — Experience of Punch (Punch Corporation)
Pascal De Keyser, Director Central Europe

  10.40 — 11.00

Tourism Business in Slovakia (Sojka)
Gerdi Vanfleteren, Owner

  11.00 — 11.20

Relevant legal topics for investment and trade in Slovakia from a Belgian perspective (Cottyn Lawyers)
Jan Van der Snickt, Partner

  11.20 — 11.45

Questions & Answers

  11.45 — 12.30

Network Drink

The dealine of registration: the 5 October
Key contact person : Andrej Michalec This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
The event is free of charge.

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