Frukostseminarium: Unlocking untapped potential in Ukraine’s security and defense industry

Come and listen to insightful speakers from CIVITTA to gain a more comprehensive understanding of the situation in Ukraine, learn about the Ukrainian defense and security industry ecosystem, and get advice on positioning your company in this ecosystem.
SME-D is excited to collaborate with CIVITTA, a management consultancy with a presence in 19 markets in the Nordics and CEE region (including Ukraine), on educating its members about Ukraine and its defense and security industry ecosystem. In Ukraine, CIVITTA has a team of 60 consultants who support the government (e.g., on the National Economic Strategy of Ukraine and offer support on the recovery plans) and help private companies with strategy, market expansion, etc.

The overarching objective of the breakfast seminar is to provide a platform conducive to exchanging views on Ukraine and explore bilateral cooperation opportunities to be in the ideal position to unlock untapped potential in Ukraine’s security and defense industry.


08.00-8.30 Breakfast and networking

08.35-08.45 Welcome speech by SME-D’s Chairman

08.45-09.45 Oleksandr Volik, Associate Partner at CIVITTA, Kyiv office, and other partners (TBD)

  • The situation in Ukraine at the moment
  • Introduction to the Defence and Security Industry in Ukraine
  • Key actors, trends, and how it works
  • Introduction on how to do business in Ukraine – the need for local collaboration partnerships

09.45 Networking

Dec 01