The Industrial Board is an advisory body of the Rector aiming to deepen the links of the University and business practice.

About the Industrial Board

The Industrial Board is an advisory body of the Rector aiming to deepen the links of the University and business practice. Its operation is laid down by the Rules of Procedure for the Industrial Board of VSB - Technical University of Ostrava.

The Chairman of the Industrial board is the Rector who also appoints and revokes its members. These members include corporate bodies represented by their agents with whom VSB-TUO cooperates on a long-term basis within the framework of its educational, scientific and research, development and innovation activity, and members of the Academic community of VSB-TUO.

The purpose of the Industrial Board:

  • closer links of tertiary education and technical practice
  • mutual sharing of information between the University and cooperating businesses
  • more intense cooperation in the field of science, research and innovation, primarily by means of working on mutual projects, or through contractual research
  • support of implementation of results of science, research and innovation in practice – technology transfer
  • intensification of important feedback for the University from cooperating businesses
  • promotion of technical education in the Czech Republic and support of development of the Moravian-Silesian Region
  • support of the University PR activities
  • support of other areas the members of the Industrial Board agree on

Industrial Board VŠB-TUO

Internal members of the VSB-TUO Industrial Board

Person Function
prof. RNDr. Václav Snášel, CSc. Rector
Ing. Zdeňka Chmelíková, Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Study
doc. Ing. Igor Ivan, Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Commercialization and Cooperation with Industry
prof. Mgr. Jana Kukutschová, Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Science and Research
doc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc. Vice-Rector for Development and Investment Construction
prof. Dr. Ing. Aleš Bernatík Vice Dean for Foreign and External Relations - Faculty of Safety Engineering
prof. Dr. Ing. Dana Dluhošová Vice Dean for Strategy, Doctoral Studies and External Relations - Faculty of Economics
prof. Ing. Radim Čajka, CSc. Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering
doc. Ing. Jiří Fries, Ph.D. Vice Dean for Science, Research and Cooperation with Practice - Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Ing. Petr Šimoník, Ph.D. Vice Dean for Development - Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Ing Václav Zubíček, Ph.D. Vice Dean for Science, Research and Foreign Relations - Faculty of Mining and Geology
prof. Ing. Miroslav Kursa, CSc. Vice Dean for Science, Research - Faculty of Materials Science and Technology
prof. Ing. Stanislav Mišák, Ph.D. Director of CENET
Ing. Tomáš Karásek, Ph.D. IT4Innovations

External members of the VSB-TUO Industrial Board

Corporate body Represented by
ABB s.r.o. Ing. Břetislav Stacho, Ph.D.
Continental Automotive Czech Republic s.r.o. Ing. Lukáš Mildorf, Ph.D.
Invent Medical Group, s.r.o. Ing. Jiří Rosický, CSc.
Sdružení pro rozvoj Moravskoslezského kraje z.s. Ing. Pavel Bartoš
Třinecké železárny, a.s. Ing. Ivo Žižka
Česká asociace hasičských důstojníků, z.s. Ing. Vladimír Vlček, Ph.D.
ArcelorMittal Ostrava a.s. Ing. Aleš Jakubowski
NAM system, a.s. Ing. Pavel Tač
Allianz pojišťovna, a.s. Ing. Petr Hladný, Ph.D.
ŠKODA VAGONKA a.s. Ing. Martin Bednarz
EUROVIA CS, a.s. Ing. Ján Špaňo
Skanska a.s. Ing. Bohuslav Slánský, Ph.D.
Metrostav a.s. Ing. Ivan Hrdina
Brose CZ spol. s r.o. Ing. Petr Kulík
Varroc Lighting Systems, s.r.o. Ing. Milan Křižák
BORCAD Medical a.s. Ing. Jiří Strbačka, MBA
Siemens, s.r.o. Ing. Igor Majer
Moravskoslezský automobilový klastr, z.s. Ing. Ladislav Glogar
HELLA AUTOTECHNIK NOVA, s.r.o. Ing. Martin Kořený
Severomoravské vodovody a kanalizace Ostrava a.s. Ing. Anatol Pšenička
DIAMO, státní podnik Ing. Pavel Rychtařík
Severočeské doly a.s. Ing. Ivo Pěgřímek, Ph.D.
MEDIN, a.s. Ing. Milan Ettel
PRECHEZA a.s. Ing. Jan Přikryl, Ph.D.
Siemens, s.r.o. Ing. Roman Portužák, CSc.
ČEZ a.s. Ing. Aleš Laciok, MBA
FERRAM STROJÍRNA, s.r.o. Ing. Ondřej Tůma
K2 atmitec s.r.o. Ing. Petr Schaffartzik
Škoda Auto a.s. Ing. Mgr. Adéla Opekarová
VÍTKOVICE HOLDING, a.s. Ing. Jan Světlík
Tieto Czech s.r.o. Ing. Petr Lukasík
BRANO GROUP, a.s. Ing. Pavel Juříček, Ph.D.
Moravskoslezské inovační centrum Ostrava, a.s. Mgr. Pavel Csank
Dopravní podnik Ostrava a.s. Ing. Martin Chovanec

Contact person of Industrial Board of VSB-TUO

Person Function
Karin Krumlová VSB-TUO