Peter Blaškovitš

Director General of Slovak Innovation and Energy Agency SIEA

Peter Blaškovič has been leading the Slovak Innovation and Energy Agency (SIEA) since June 2020. The SIEA covers a wide range of activities from projects focused on innovative solutions, energy efficiency to the use of renewable energy sources.

Before joining SIEA, he served as Director-General of the National Center for Health Information (NCZI) for four years. Under his leadership, a large-scale eHealth project has been launched, which is the basis for electronic healthcare. For this project, he received the ITAPA 2019 award in the category of the best digitization project of the Slovak company.

In the past, he worked as an IT consultant and manager in Austria, Australia and the Middle East and headed the information technology department of Slovenská pošta (Slovak Post Office).

His priorities are also hydrogen technologies and support for projects in this area. He is in charge of the presentation of hydrogen infrastructure and the preparation of various support schemes for H2 technologies in Slovakia.