East Slovakia Investment Agency (VIA) in cooperation with the Honorary Consul of Germany in Košice, Slovakia and Progress Promotion Košice prepared the first Slovak-German Regional Business Forum InteReco 2016 within its project VIA FORUM 2016. It aims to present the region of East Slovakia as a suitable place for new investments and cooperative relations as well as the right place worth doing business, working and living.
Mr. Richard Raši, MP of the Slovak government and Mayor of the City of Košice, Mr. Thomas Götz, Ambassador of Germany to Slovakia, Mr. Peter Lizák, Ambassador of Slovakia in Germany, Mr. Zdenko Trebuľa, President of the Košice Self-Governing Region, Mr. Juraj Banský, Honorary Consul of Germany in Košice, Slovakia, Mr. Thomas J. Hejcman, Chairman of Board of Directors VSE RWE Group, Mr. Daniel Giebel, C.E.O. of T-Systems Slovakia in Košice, Slovakia and Mr. Peter Cacara Chairman of the Board of Directors of East Slovakia Investment Agency attended a press conference held during the event. With their signatures they christened the very first edition of ESIG – East Slovakia Investment Guide.
ESIG will serve as a representative material in order to introduce the region of East Slovakia mainly abroad and it will be distributed through the partners of this project i.e. the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic, Košice Self-Governing Region, Prešov Self-Governing Region, City of Košice, City of Prešov, VIA and our representative bodies abroad. At the same time, ESIG will serve as a representative material at official meetings with business partners all over the world.