West Regional Development Agency's service portfolio for investors
- Pre-localization services:
- 1.1. Access to studies and regional analyses realized by West RDA
West RDA elaborates theme studies and regional analyses. Sectors on which studies have already been elaborated are:
- ICT; (http://www.adrvest.ro/attach_files/studiu_ict.pdf)
- Tourism (not yet finalized)
- 1.2. Promoting investors already present in West Region
The promotion activity of West Region is one of the current attributions of West RDA, and one that is being developed continuously:
- Important activities are: elaborating brochures, maps, updating of the region's website www.westregion.ro, and also internal and external promotion campaigns to different partners or target regions.
- Given this context, companies have the advantage of having their logos present on maps or in promotion materials and presentations of West RDA.
- 1.3. Promoting investment opportunities in West Region
- Information about the investment opportunities: offers access to West RDA's databases containing potential investment locations (public and private land, warehouses, different constructions, etc.) and to partnership networks and contacts developed by West RDA during a period of a few years.
- The locations may be checked at the following web address: http://www.regiuneavest.ro/locatii-investitori/.
- 1.4. Organizing visits in the region
- The presentation of the investment opportunities during visits in the region is the main activity that West RDA is conducting in the context of regional promotion.
- West RDA organizes complete visits (everything from logistics to establishing meetings, etc.).
- 1.5 Office for investors
The main goal is to offer to investors an office with all necessary equipment and assistance communication and networking with regional partners of West RDA and the companies included in West RDA's data bases.
- Post-localization and specialized services
- 2.1. Information on European funding options most suitable for financing new investment projects
This service is addressed to investors that want to gain a deeper understanding about the implementation of European funds in Romania and identify the programs and measures that are most suitable for the activity that they have or will have in Romania.
- 2.2. Information about suppliers
This is a service specific to the Automotivest regional cluster and implies primary market research and identification of companies that might be possible components or service suppliers.
- 2.3. Consultancy for supplier development (addressed to suppliers)
By completing the activity of identifying suppliers, the supplier development activity (specialized service of the Automotivest regional cluster, www.automotivest.ro), implies:
- § Help for optimizing the production processes of companies already in the portfolio of the client and with the potential of becoming suppliers.
- § This service is addressed to companies already present in West Region, that want to improve or start working with existing or with potential suppliers.
- 2.4. Training for improving production processes within companies
This service, also provided by the Automotivest cluster, is addressed to companies that want to implement internal training on different topics (Lean, Six Sigma, productivity and improving of processes, quality, operating / programming of CNC, welding etc.)
- 2.5. Contacts and identification of research and technology transfer offers
Through the Innovation and Technology Transfer Center „Tehimpuls" (www.tehimpuls.ro), coordinated by West RDA, companies can benefit from:
- Assistance for developing future innovative projects and commercialization of RDI the results;
- Assistance for developing collaborative projects between companies and RDI organizations;
- Up to date information on innovation and technology development in West Region.
Mr. Cristin Cistelecan
Head of Direct Investments Office
West Regional Development Agency
Timisoara,Proclamatia de la Timisoara Street, no.5
Tel/Fax: +40-256-491923; +40-256 491981
03/08/2017 / “Match4Industry Business Matching Event”, 6th ed., Matchmaking Event, 2-3 November 2017, Kocaeli, Turkey
31/07/2017 / “EU-China Business & Technology Cooperation Fair”, Conference and Matchmaking Event, October 24th - 31st 2017, Beijing, China
11/07/2017 / “Business Internationalization Forum”, Conference and Matchmaking Event, November 3rd 2017, East Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
30/06/2017 / Third “Cluster-to-Cluster” Conference and Matchmaking, 17-18.09.2015, Copenhagen
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