Seminar: Expand to Serbia

A meeting of key business figures from the Czech Republic and Serbia, where you will learn everything you need to know to expand your business to this territory.

At the seminar on Serbia, you will learn how to:

start your business activities in the region, recruit employees, gain business partners, invest successfully, and get state supporting both the Czech Republic and Serbia.

For whom is the seminar intended?

For entrepreneurs, owners, investors, directors and senior management, in particular from companies that want to expand and take advantage of the possibilities offered in the new regions and markets.

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  • Event date:
    21. 3. 2019

  • Event time:
    09:00 - 14:00

  • Event type:

  • Price:
    free of charge

  • Venue:
    MPO, Politických vězňů 20, Prague

9:00 – 9:30

Registration for the seminar

9:30 – 10:00

Introductory word

  • Her Excellency, the Ambassador of Serbia to the Czech Republic Vera Mavrić
  • Director of the Department of Foreign Economic Policies, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic Mgr. Martin Pospíšil
  • Director of the International Relations Department, Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic Lukáš Martin, MA

10:00 – 10:15

Serbia's accession to the EU and opportunities for Czech companies Milan Struna 

10:15 – 10:45

Business and the life of a foreign investor in Serbia David Schoch

10:45 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:25

How the Serbian government supports foreign investors Representative of the Development Agency of Serbia (RAS)

11:25 – 11:50

Advantages of doing business in Serbia Igor Vijatov

11:50 – 12:10

How to establish a company in Serbia Bojan Stanivuk 

12:10 - 12:25

Grant support for new projects of Czech companies in Serbia  Ludmila Leškovská

12:25 - 12:45


  A translation into English is provided by an interpreter. The headphones will be available on site.

Did you know that:

  • Serbia has many universities focused on technology and IT?
  • obtaining a building permit in Serbia takes a considerably shorter time than in the Czech Republic?
  • Serbia has thousands of businesses that are for sale or looking for a foreign investor?
  • Serbia has excellent conditions for greenfield investments?
  • A high-quality and affordable labour force with an average wage of EUR 400 / month is available in Serbia?
  • the production costs in Serbia are significantly lower than in the Czech Republic?
  • there are a number of free-trade zones in Serbia?
  • Serbia is preparing to join the EU by 2025?

The event is held under the auspices of: