On 23-30 September 2014 regional institutions from the Eastern Poland makroregion, inter alia Podlaskie Assistance Investor Centre, together with representatives of SEZ and techno-parks took part in economic mission to the USA arranged by PAIiIZ. The mission coincided with the official visit of President Bronisław Komorowski and representatives of the Ministry of Economy in the US.
Business delegation participated in meetings and events promoting Eastern Poland macroregion and its economic potential and priority economy sectors regarding economic relations with the United States. These are agri-food sector, furniture, IT, BPO, R&D, aviation, logistics and engineering.
“Polish – American Investment Dialogue” was the main highlight of PAIiZ economic mission to the US. The conference that was arranged by PAIiZ in cooperation with Polish – American Business Club and Trade and Investment Promotion Section in New York, was held on 25 September in the Down Town Association in New York. Participants talked about promotion of the Poland as a country of safe investments with large intellectual capital, convenient geographical location and attractive investment offer in Poland.
PAIIZ Economic Mission to the United States is co-financed by EU funds under the Operational Programme Development of Eastern Poland 2007-2013, projects “Economic Promotion of Eastern Poland” and “Creation and Development of Cooperation Network of Investor Service Centres”.