Ústav geotechniky Slovenskej akadémie vied, verejná výskumná inštitúcia

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.75 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Ústav geotechniky Slovenskej akadémie vied, verejná výskumná inštitúcia   (UGT SAV)

    EU Transparency Register

    258144123359-89 First registered on 26 Sep 2016

    Goals / Remit

    The Institute of Geotechnics of Slovak Academy of Sciences (IGT SAS) is a non-profit scientific organization with a contributory economy form founded 22nd November 1954 by Presidium of Slovak Academy of Sciences. The main objective of the IGT SAS is the basic research in the fields of Earth and environmental sciences, environmental engineering, mineral biotechnologies and nanotechnologies.
    The Institute of Geotechnics SAS:
    • investigates continuous disintegration of the rock mass and underground constructions stability, the transport of energy and mass in the rock disintegration processes; basic research of solid dispersions origin patterns and modification of their properties by physical, mechanical, chemical and biotechnological processes; qualitative and quantitative evaluation of phase interactions at the disperse systems origin and at their spreading in working and living environment;
    • applications of theoretical knowledge from presented areas for industry

    Main EU files targeted

    The research priorities of UGT SAV are in line with European strategies:
    A Clean Planet for all: A European long-term strategic vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive
    and climate neutral economy. Brussels, 28 November 2018.
    The European Green Deal, Brussels, 11.12.2019
    Circular Economy Action Plan: For a cleaner and more competitive Europe. European Union, 2020.
    A New Industrial Strategy for Europe, Brussels, 10.3.2020
    Critical Raw Materials Resilience: Charting a Path towards greater Security and Sustainability,
    Brussels, 3.9.2020. (The 2020 EU Critical Raw Materials List)
    The 5th EU Critical Raw Materials List, 2023: European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Grohol, M., Veeh, C., Study on the critical raw materials for the EU 2023 – Final report, Publications Office of the European Union, 2023, https://data.europa.eu/doi/10.2873/725585


    Head Office
    Watsonova 45
    Košice 04001
    EU Office
    Watsonova 45
    Košice 04001


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    Employees/researchers are not directly involved in EU initiatives. They perform the activities listed under point 9 in accordance with the organization's mission.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Academic institutions

  • Networking


    - National technological platform for research, development and innovation of raw materials (Národná technologická platforma pre výskum, vývoj a inovácie surovín)
    - Slovak Mining Association ZSVTS (Slovenská banícka spoločnosť ZSVTS)
    - Slovak Mining Chamber (Slovenská banská komora)
    - Slovak Association of Aggregate Manufacturers (Slovenské združenie výrobcov kameniva)
    - International Society of Rock Mechanics

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant ERAZMUS+ 1,549€
    Grant ERA-NET 17,470€
    Grant REA H2020 734641 10,350€
    Grant International Visegrad fund 3,100€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    0€ - 10,000€

    Other financial info

    Employees are not directly involved in EU initiatives. They perform the activities listed under point 9 and 14c in accordance with the organization's mission. We do not have any office in the EU.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    European Technology Platform on Sustainable Mineral Resources (National Platform membership)
    UGT SAV je členom Národnej technologickej platformy pre výskum, vývoj a inovácie surovín (NTP VVIS). Táto národná platforma je členom European Technology Platform for Sustainable Mineral Resources (ETP SMR).

    Communication activities

    UGT SAS implements mainly basic research projects within its scope in terms of the goals and mission of the organization. It organizes scientific and professional events in the field of research focus.

    Other activities

    A) Slavomír Hredzák pracoval ako člen: 1) EIP-RM - European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials. Operational Group 3: Improving Europe’s Raw Materials Regulatory Framework, Knowledge Base and Infrastructure 2013-2016, 2) ERECON project - European Rare Earths Competency Network, Working Group I: Opportunities and road blocks for primary supply of rare earths in Europe, 2013. Je možné ďalšie zapojenie sa pracovníkov UGT do týchto aktivít.
    B) UGT sa plánuje zapojit do aktivít EIT RawMaterials
    C) Pracovníci UGT SAV hodnotia návrhy projektov H2020.
    D) UGT SAV bol koordinátorom projetku FP7. V súčasnosti je členom konzorcia projektu H2020 a rieši projekty COST.

  • Meetings


    None declared

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