Kraków, the capital of the Małopolska Region has overtaken Dublin in recent edition of "Tholons Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations" and become the European leader as the best city to render outsourcing services in this part of the world.Asian locations are still ahead of Kraków in global rankings, but the capital of the Małopolska Region was classified 9th in the 2014 edition of "Tholons Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations", a position higher than in the previous year. It should be noted that in Kraków there are over100 companies from the BPO / SSC / IT sector, mainly world-class brands, that employ 36 – 40 thousand people (depending on source).
Two very important events took place in Kraków in May and June 2015: Acting Local Winning Global 2015 “How Far Can We Go?” and The 6th ABSL Conference. Małopolska’s Investors and Exporters Service Centre (COIE) with co-operation with Business in Małopolska Centre (CeBiM) took part in both of them. There were possibilities to meet COIE’s FDI expert at promotional stands.