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1 Košice/ Prešov Invest Košice October 18, 2011

2 Osobnosti Košíc the second largest city and the second most significant city in Slovakia the second largest city and the second most significant city in Slovakia a metropolis of eastern Slovakia- economic, political and cultural center a metropolis of eastern Slovakia- economic, political and cultural center a city with attractive location and surrounding a city with attractive location and surrounding Area: 244 km 2 Area: 244 km 2 Number of inhabitants: 240 000 Number of inhabitants: 240 000 Ethnical groups: Slovaks, Hungarians, Czechs, Germans, Rutharians, Ukrainians Ethnical groups: Slovaks, Hungarians, Czechs, Germans, Rutharians, Ukrainians International airport Košice International airport Košice 20 000 ha of city forests 20 000 ha of city forests KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK2

3 1230- the first written document about the city 1230- the first written document about the city 1290- acquiring the first town privileges 1290- acquiring the first town privileges 1369- own coat of arms 1369- own coat of arms 1453- one of the main trade centers in Europe 1453- one of the main trade centers in Europe 1507- the end of construction of St. Elizabeth Cathedral 1507- the end of construction of St. Elizabeth Cathedral 1657- the first KOŠICE University 1657- the first KOŠICE University 1777- Royal Academy 1777- Royal Academy 1860/70- opening of the first railway track 1860/70- opening of the first railway track 1924- the first Marathon 1924- the first Marathon 2008 - acquiring the title European Capital of Culture 2013 2008 - acquiring the title European Capital of Culture 2013 2011- Ice Hockey Championship 2011- Ice Hockey Championship 3KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

4 4 Cultural, social and economic metropolis of eastern Slovakia Cultural, social and economic metropolis of eastern Slovakia modern city with future for highly qualified young labor force modern city with future for highly qualified young labor force favorable business conditions for technological excellence, high innovative culture favorable business conditions for technological excellence, high innovative culture international center of culture and tourism international center of culture and tourism healthy and clean environment healthy and clean environment good reputation abroad and high degree of international cooperation good reputation abroad and high degree of international cooperation KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

5 strategic location strategic location transport infrastructure transport infrastructure qualified work force qualified work force support of the city support of the city developed industry developed industry experience with foreign investments experience with foreign investments modern business centers modern business centers selected locations for development selected locations for development state incentives state incentives history, culture, traditions- ECC Košice 2013 history, culture, traditions- ECC Košice 2013 cosmopolitan city, quality life conditions cosmopolitan city, quality life conditions 5KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK 80 km 90 km 20 km

6 interconnection of east- west, junction between western and central Europe and Ukraine and Russia by means of broad-gauge track Košice international airport- fast connection with western and central Europe Košice international airport- fast connection with western and central Europe Regularly operated flights to Prague, Vienna, Bratislava Regularly operated flights to Prague, Vienna, Bratislava the D1 highway connects the city with Prešov. The f inishing of the entire highway via Poprad and Žilina to Bratislava is planned in the near future the D1 highway connects the city with Prešov. The f inishing of the entire highway via Poprad and Žilina to Bratislava is planned in the near future the expressway R2- planned southern connection between Košice and Bratislava via Zvolen the expressway R2- planned southern connection between Košice and Bratislava via Zvolen the expressway R4- should connect North (Poland) and South (Hungary) through Košice. (the construction of R4 is in the process). the expressway R4- should connect North (Poland) and South (Hungary) through Košice. (the construction of R4 is in the process). public transport, planned integrated system public transport, planned integrated system 6KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

7 7 Košice RegionSlovakia Pre-productive Age17,5%15,4% Post-productive Age11,2%12,1% Age Index64,4%78,3% Favourable age structure

8 Gymnasia: four and eight years long study (24) Gymnasia: four and eight years long study (24) (Gymnasium - secondary school that prepares pupils for higher academic education) Sport gymnasium Sport gymnasium Gymnasium with Hungarian school language Gymnasium with Hungarian school language Bilingual gymnasia : Bilingual gymnasia : Spanish- Slovak gymnasium Spanish- Slovak gymnasium French- Slovak gymnasium French- Slovak gymnasium English- Slovak gymnasium (3) English- Slovak gymnasium (3) Technical high schools metallurgical, transportation, engineering and geodetic, electro-technical and machinery engineering schools Three secondary health care schools Three secondary health care schools business academies (of which one is Hungarian ) (4) business academies (of which one is Hungarian ) (4) Conservatory and Hotel Academy Conservatory and Hotel Academy Many vocational schools, private and parochial secondary schools Many vocational schools, private and parochial secondary schools Total Number of students in Košice secondary schools is approx. 45 000 8KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

9 1657 the first Košice University 1657 the first Košice University University of Veterinary Medicine and Farmacy University of Veterinary Medicine and Farmacy (1 400 students) (1 400 students) Technical University (17 000 students) Technical University (17 000 students) (Faculty of: Civil Engineering, Metallurgy, Economy, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautics, Faculty of Art, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Faculty of Mining, Process Control and Geotechnology) (Faculty of: Civil Engineering, Metallurgy, Economy, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautics, Faculty of Art, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Faculty of Mining, Process Control and Geotechnology) University of Pavol Jozef Šafárik (10 000 students) University of Pavol Jozef Šafárik (10 000 students) (Faculty of: Philosophy, Medicine, Nature Science, Law and Public Administration) (Faculty of: Philosophy, Medicine, Nature Science, Law and Public Administration) Faculty of Business (with its seat in University of Economics in Bratislava) Faculty of Business (with its seat in University of Economics in Bratislava) (1 700 students) (1 700 students) Security Management College (3 000 students) Security Management College (3 000 students) 9KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

10 Technology centers: TECHNICOM Košice – Technology Centre for Advanced Innovative Technologies UCITT- University Centre for Innovation, Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Protection UCITT- University Centre for Innovation, Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Protection Centers of Excellence in research:IT Valley Košice Cluster: Biomedicine brings together companies focusing on information Biomedicine brings together companies focusing on information regenerative medicineand communication technologies (24 companies) regenerative medicineand communication technologies (24 companies) probiotic research probiotic research progressive materialsAutomation and Robotics Cluster in Košice progressive materialsAutomation and Robotics Cluster in Košice information technologies information technologies mechatronics and machine engineering mechatronics and machine engineering intelligent buildings intelligent buildings renewable resources renewable resources 10 Cluster is a form of regional cooperation of the companies, institutions, universities, secondary schools and non- profit organizations KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

11 Communication and Support = Priority Investor Center - the first contact for investors Investor Center - the first contact for investors - coordination center - coordination center - support center - support center - marketing and advertising - marketing and advertising - service before, during and after realization of the projects - service before, during and after realization of the projects In cooperation with investors- participation on significant trade fairs/ exhibitions and conferences MIPIM, EXPOREAL, etc. In cooperation with investors- participation on significant trade fairs/ exhibitions and conferences MIPIM, EXPOREAL, etc. Support of owners of industrial and logistic parks in investors acquiring Support of owners of industrial and logistic parks in investors acquiring Preparation of lands Preparation of lands Cooperation with investors on the land plan updating Cooperation with investors on the land plan updating 11KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

12 Aupark Košice Cassovar Košice VSH Business Centre 12 Bastion CenterBC TeslaOffice center Eco Point KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

13 U.S. Steel Košice, s.r.o, USA U.S. Steel Košice, s.r.o, USA RWE IT Slovakia, s.r.o., Nemecko RWE IT Slovakia, s.r.o., Nemecko T-Systems Slovakia, s.r.o., Košice Nemecko T-Systems Slovakia, s.r.o., Košice Nemecko NESS Slovensko, s.r.o.USA, Izrael, Holandsko NESS Slovensko, s.r.o.USA, Izrael, Holandsko Inžinierske stavby, a.s., KošiceFrancúzsko Inžinierske stavby, a.s., KošiceFrancúzsko Eurovia SK, a.s. KošiceFrancúzsko Eurovia SK, a.s. KošiceFrancúzsko VALEO SLOVAKIA, s.r.o.Francúzsko VALEO SLOVAKIA, s.r.o.Francúzsko Faurecia Slovakia, s.r.oŠpanielsko Faurecia Slovakia, s.r.oŠpanielsko TAYLOR –WHARTON SLOVAKIA s.r.o. USA TAYLOR –WHARTON SLOVAKIA s.r.o. USA Howe Slovensko, s.r.o.Austrália Howe Slovensko, s.r.o.Austrália Harsco Metals Slovensko, s.r.o. Veľká Británia Kuenz-SK, s.r.o.Rakúsko Harsco Metals Slovensko, s.r.o. Veľká Británia Kuenz-SK, s.r.o.Rakúsko GETRAG FORD Transmissions, s.r.o. Nemecko GETRAG FORD Transmissions, s.r.o. Nemecko Schelling Slovakia, s.r.o.Rakúsko Schelling Slovakia, s.r.o.Rakúsko SWEP Slovakia, s.r.o. Švédsko SWEP Slovakia, s.r.o. Švédsko CROWN BEVCAN SLOVAKIA Spojené Kráľovstvo CROWN BEVCAN SLOVAKIA Spojené Kráľovstvo Magneti Marelli Slovakia Taliansko Magneti Marelli Slovakia Taliansko 13KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

14 A)Production and Logistics B)Commercial and Multifunctional zones C)Housing D)Culture, Sport, Leisure 14KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

15 PP Pereš 5 Bočiar PP Šaca Barca Magnezitárska 1. Magnezitárska- brownfield 2. Europark Barca 3.PP Pereš- greenfield 4. PP Šaca- brownfield→ greenfield 5.Bočiar- Interport- greenfield 1 2 3 4 15 KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK Ownership: Private property (2,3,4,5) City+ private property (1)

16 Ťahanovce – Magnezitárska 16 Area: approx. 870 000 m² Location: northern industrial zone Possibilities: science, technological and manufacture utilization technical infrastructure accessible Private and city property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

17 PEREŠ - IMMORENT 17 Area: 1 900 000 m² The new plant of the company VALEO on the field of app. 6000 m² is under development Part of the industrial park - IMMOPARK premises (650 000 m²) is owned by IMMORENT company and is being prepared for investors Necessary engineering infrastructure is being prepared Private property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

18 PPS INVA 18 Area: approx. 180 000 m² Location: The area is located near the U. S. STEEL factory and it is a part of industrial zone. Possibilities: converting industry, machine manufacture and assembly, manufacturing of building materials and substances and manufacturing with direct connection to USS products Possibility to connect to existing superior technical infrastructure networks Private property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

19 19 1. New city center Terasa 2. VŠA 3. The Malinovského Barracks VŠA 2 1 Terasa center The Malinovského Barracks 3 KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK Ownership: City property (3) City+ private property (1,2)

20 New City Center Terasa 20 Area: approx. 140 000 m² Possibilities: Idea of creating a new centre of the city - area for civic facilities - retail shops, services, offices, culture, temporary accommodation, public parks, housing... Approx. 50% city ownership of the property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

21 VŠA- Multifunctional Sport Arena 21 Location: Western entrance to the city Most dynamic commercial development in the late period Possibilities: Commercial, Congress Centre and Multifunctional Sport Arena Private and city property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

22 Malinovského Barracks 22 A rea: approx. 45 000 m² Location: Center of the town Connection to the all public transport network Territory of former military barracks City property KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

23 23 present conditionproject Football stadium- project Wild water sport complex on Hornad river KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

24 The city of Košice as the first Slovak city in history won in a competition between nine Slovak cities for the prestigious title of European Capital of Culture 2013. For a period of one calendar year, the city organizes series of cultural events with a strong European dimension. Aim of the project : Aim of the project : to create a European-scale project that is sustainable over the long-term to create a European-scale project that is sustainable over the long-term to build a new image for the city of Košice to build a new image for the city of Košice to increase tourism levels to increase tourism levels to construct cultural infrastructure to increase the share of creativity in the economy of the city to construct cultural infrastructure to increase the share of creativity in the economy of the city to host events of European significance to host events of European significance 24KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

25 Investment projects 1.1. Renovation of the barracks on Kukučínova Street 2.SPOTS- Cultural and community Centers 3.Artisans Lane- reconstruction 4.Moyzesova Park/ Komenského Park- reconstruction and revitalization of green areas 5.Mestský park/ The City Park- reconstruction and revitalization of green areas 6.The House of Authentic Culture- reconstruction 7.The Košice Castle ruins- revitalization and access into the archeological site 8.St. Elizabeth’s Cathedral/ reconstruction 9.Manor/ House in Krásna nad Hornádom- reconstruction 10.Old Indoor Swimming Pool- Art Water Hall- reconstruction 11.Amphitheatre- reconstruction Total volume of investments 45 million EUR 25KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

26 The city of Košice proposes a wide variety of cultural, sports and leisure activities. 6 UNESCO locations of cultural and natural heritage within about 1,5 hours drive from Košice (Holy Spirit Church (Žehra), St. Nicolas- the Bishop Church (Ruská Bystrá), The Spiš Castle, Dobšinská ice cave, Jasovská cave, Gombasecká cave, Domica cave) Unique wine region TOKAJ Unique wine region TOKAJ Nearby attractions include the Košice ZOO, the beautifully-restored Krasna Horka castle, the huge 19th-century hunting chateau of Betliar, many recreation areas like Anička, Bankov, Alpinka and many more Nearby attractions include the Košice ZOO, the beautifully-restored Krasna Horka castle, the huge 19th-century hunting chateau of Betliar, many recreation areas like Anička, Bankov, Alpinka and many moreCulture: Theatres: Košice State Theatre, Malá scéna, Marionette Theatre, Hungarian Thália Theatre, Roma Theatre Romathan Alternative theater: the Old Town Theatre Alternative theater: the Old Town Theatre The barracks- Kulturpark- center of the modern art and alternative culture The barracks- Kulturpark- center of the modern art and alternative culture State Philharmonic Košice State Philharmonic Košice Many museums, galleries, libraries Many museums, galleries, libraries 26KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

27 The most significant sport events in Košice: Ice Hockey World Championship- April 2011 Košice Peace Marathon-the oldest annual marathon in Europe Sport Centers: Steel Arena- Ladislav Troják Košice Stadium Steel Arena- Ladislav Troják Košice Stadium Football stadium TJ Lokomotíva- Čermeľ Football stadium TJ Lokomotíva- Čermeľ Tennis complex Tennis complex Tennis center Anička Košice Tennis center Anička Košice Golf center Alpinka Košice Golf center Alpinka Košice Ski center Košice- Kavečany Ski center Košice- Kavečany Ski center Košice- Jahodná Ski center Košice- Jahodná City forests, hiking and bike trails City forests, hiking and bike trails 27KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

28 Discover the fascinating highlights of Košice with a spirit of history and famous legends. The city has the largest City Monument Reserve in Slovakia St. Elizabeth Cathedral St. Elizabeth Cathedral St. Michael Chapel St. Michael Chapel Urban’s Tower Urban’s Tower State Theatre State Theatre Plague Pillar Immaculata Plague Pillar Immaculata Miklus Prison Miklus Prison Executioner’s Bastion Executioner’s Bastion Jakab Palace Jakab Palace Dominican Church Dominican Church Premonstratensian Church, former Jesuit Church Premonstratensian Church, former Jesuit Church Franciscan Church Franciscan Church Palaces of nobility Palaces of nobility (Andrassy, Csaky- Dezőfi, Barkoci) (Andrassy, Csaky- Dezőfi, Barkoci) 28KOŠICE- PLEASANT PLACE FOR LIFE AND WORK

29 Education infrastructure Education infrastructure Excellent healthcare Excellent healthcare Housing Housing Security Security History History Culture Culture Creativity of people Creativity of people Unique atmosphere Unique atmosphere THESPIRIT OF KOŠICE THE SPIRIT OF KOŠICE

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