NewsConference and panel discussion The Czech Republic as part of the global economy: Challenges ahead | 3 April, 2019

The Czech Management Association and its International Management Club would like to invite you to a conference and panel discussion

The Czech Republic as part of the global economy: Challenges ahead

The conference is organized in co-operation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and will be held under the auspices of foreign minister Tomáš Petříček.

Conference Topics: The Czech Republic in a global environment, investment, entrepreneurial culture and economic efficiency in the Czech Republic, living and working conditions for foreign managers in the Czech Republic

Date: Wednesday, April 3rd2019

Time: 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. conference and discussion, 4:30 – 6 p.m. reception

Location: Czernin palace / Černínskýpalác, Prague

Conference language: English

Number of participants: 100

Participants: Foreign managers working in the Czech Republic, leading Czech managers, ministers and deputy ministers, embassy representatives, members of international and bi-lateral chambers of commerce, media


  • Leading international managers working in the Czech Republic;
  • The Minister of Foreign Affairs Tomáš Petříček, Deputy Minister Martin Tlapa;
  • The Minister of Industry and Trade, the Finance Minister, the Minister of transportation, the Minister of Education, Youth and Sport
  • The Director of the CzechInvest agency, representatives of the Czech Export Guarantee and Insurance Corporation EGAP, the Technological agency of the Czech Republic TAČR, the Czech-Moravian Guarantee and Development Bank ČMRZB


1. Panel – 80 minutes including discussion

Topics:The Czech Republic and global changes of the 21stcentury; international competitiveness of the Czech Republic,overcoming international trade barriers; the global investment climate and its effect on the Czech Republic; Brexit; sanctions.

2. Panel – 80 minutes, including discussion

Topics: Business environment in the Czech Republic; challenges of innovation; globalization versus local economy; specifics of Czech society, tradition and culture in comparison with other countries; skills and productivity of the Czech labour market.

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