ArmInfo. Armenia and Poland intend to explore the possibilities of cooperation between the startups of the two countries. To this end, on October 15, the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in the Republic of Armenia will organize a hybrid conference.
The main goal of the event is to study the ecosystem of startups in Poland and Armenia, simplify cooperation between startups of the two countries, create business opportunities and a wide partner network. The target areas of this initiative are the IT sector, including cyber technologies, start-ups, inventions, benefiting from aspiring entrepreneurs, community activists, insiders, university labs and venture capitalists. During the first part of the event, Deputy Foreign Minister of Poland Marcin Przydacz and Deputy Minister of High-Tech Industry of of Armenia David Sahakyan will deliver a speech.
In addition, representatives of the largest start-up centers in Armenia and Poland will present the working conditions of ecosystems in their countries. The information they provide will be useful for startups to prepare for future tenders announced by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Armenia and its partners. The winners of the tender will have the opportunity to contact representatives of venture capital funds and negotiate in order to attract funding.
To note,, according to the RA Statistical Committee, the foreign trade turnover between Armenia and Poland for 8 months of 2021 increased by 35%, amounting to $ 44.1 million. At the same time, high growth rates were recorded in the export line - by 89.3% with a volume of $ 15 million. Import of Polish goods to Armenia showed an increase of 17.6% to $ 29.1 million