Tech Opportunities in Romania



Romania’s population stands at over 19 million, with total GDP of $595 billion (PPP) in 2021. Its IT&C market is one of the fastest growing markets in the EU. Romania is considered as a regional centre of excellence in innovation and an attractive location for outsourcing and software development. The Romanian IT&C market is expected to reach over $9 billion by 2022, with the sector contributing to 6.3% of Romania’s GDP in 2021.

Industry experts shared their insights on

  • The latest trends and developments in Romania’s IT&C sector
  • New business opportunities available for Singapore companies in Romania via EU funds
  • Potential partnerships with Romanian companies to jointly achieve business growth in the EU, Asia, Middle East and Latin America

Invited speakers to share about Romania Digital Landscape and Opportunity for collaboration. 

Welcome Address:

  •  Introduction of SGTech – Mr Suresh Agarwal, Honorary Secretary, Singapore Enterprise Chapter, SGTech
  •  Introduction of Romanian Chamber of Commerce (RoCham), Singapore – Mr Sam Ong, President, RoCham

Opening Address:

  • Bilateral Trade and Investment Relations between Romania & Singapore – Mrs Cecilia Deaconescu, Minister Counsellor, Trade Section, Embassy of Romania in Singapore

Digital Landscape Opportunity 

  • Digital Economy, Regulatory Trends and Markets Software – Mr Razvan Hoinaru, EU Policy Adviser, Authority for Digitalisation of Romania, Romanian Government
  • Connecting Worlds through Business Internationalisation and Digital Solutions: Romanian Perspectives – Dr Costin Lianu, Associate Professor, Vice Rector, Spiru Haret University
  • Overview of the Romanian IT industry and the Innovation Ecosystem of Cluj IT Cluster – Mr Daniel Homorodean, Vice president of Cluj IT Cluster, Coordinator of Internationalisation Activities

Opportunities for Collaboration 

  • Hub for Your Business Development in Europe: Creativity, Connectivity and Resilience – Mr Marian Dobrila, CEO, TDP Partners & Unicorn Creator
  • The Future of Language Learning – Mr Chris Nechifor, Business Development and Sales Director, Mondly
  • Boosting Partners' Business with Cloud-based Solutions for Video Conference, Telemedicine & Education – Mr Mihail Mihailovici, Chief Commercial Officer, Hypermedia
  • Cybersecurity Sensitive Infrastructures – Mr Alexandru Suditu, Deputy CEO, Enevo Group
  • Offensive Cybersecurity in a Rapidly Changing Digital Landscape – Mr Felix Staicu, Cyber Dacians

Group photo from SGTech, RoCham and speakers


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Published Jun 2022