On 24th October, 2019 Industrial Board of FunGlass Centre organized its third meeting. Industrial Board comprises the representatives of both Slovak-regional (AGC Trenčín, s. r. o., Johns Manville Slovakia, a. s., RONA, a. s., Vetropack Nemšová, s. r. o.) and European industries (Colorobbia Italia S.p.A, Corning France, Glass Service, a. s. Czechia, Nuova OMPI, Italy, and new member Fraunhofer Translational Center Regenerative Therapies TLC-RT, Germany). The aim of the Industrial Board is to contribute to improving the overall framework conditions for innovation of FunGlass by intensification of collaboration between industry and academia.
The meeting was led by Peter Hošták, PhD., the Head of Administration Unit. Peter Hošták explained progress in development of Centre´s departments, focusing on human resources, collaboration, research facilities and management and offered industrial partners networking opportunities with FunGlass Centre. Subsequently, the Heads of research departments presented scientific agenda of their departments.
The industry representatives have expressed their support for the FunGlass Centre and their willingness to engage in mutual cooperation.