Locked content Delphi finalized expansion of its center

Automotive components producer Delphi, has finalized the expansion of its technical center in Kraków, the investment cost PLN 51 million. The company’s representatives said that the expansion will allow the hiring of 160 additional engineers. “We will celebrate the 15th anniversary of ou...

Locked content Jagiellonian University signs deal with Nokia

Jagiellonian University (UJ) and Nokia reached an agreement to establish research cooperation in order to jointly work on innovative projects. “The university, as well as the entire economy will benefit from it. Our students will also be the beneficiary of such cooperation,” said profess...

Locked content R&D spending at 0.87% of GDP in Poland

Poland spent €3.44 billion on research and development in 2013, according to data quoted by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. These expenditures stood for 0.87 percent of the country’s GDP. In 2004, which was used for comparison, R&D expenditures in Poland stood at €1.14 billion or 0.56 perc...

Locked content KGHM launches R&D cooperation with Wrocław

Poland’s copper and silver mining giant KGHM and its subsidiary KGHM Cuprum have signed a letter of intent with the Wrocław Research Centre EIT+ and the city of Wrocław, the firm said in a statement on Friday. The aim of the cooperation is to carry out scientific research in the field of raw materia...

Locked content Polish Post to open R&D unit

State-owned postal operator Polish Post said on Monday that it plans to launch its first research and development unit, located in Lublin in southeastern Poland. It has signed a letter of intent with city authorities. “In order to successfully compete on the postal services, e-commerce and financial...

Locked content Kujawsko-Pomorskie supports R&D investments

The Kujawsko-Pomorskie voivodship in northern Poland wishes to start an additional call for applications in its research and development investment support program, reports Puls Biznesu. The companies from the voivodship have already received a total of  PLN 6.7 million from the “Research Vouc...

Deloitte: 47% of Polish firms want to spend more on R&D

As many as 47 percent of Polish companies are planning to increase their R&D spending over the next two years according to a report by advisory Deloitte. The average for companies in the entire Central European region for the same time period is 41 percent. When asked about their five-year inve...