107th SPICE Meeting at the annual **PBICA Conference**

Krasiczyn, Poland
15 Oct 2004

The SPICE Meeting No. 107 was held at the 15th Annual Conference of the Polish Business Incubators & Innovation Center Association, PBICA. Under the title "The Role of Business Innovation Centers in Creating Supportive Conditions for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises in the European Union" participants of the conference agreed that differences between Central and Western Europe in experience in business incubation are vanishing.15 years of experience in Poland are not much less than about 20 years in Western Europe or the USA.
The castle of Krasiczyn being one of the greatest treasures of Renaissance architecture in Poland was built in the late 16th and early 17th century by Stanislaw Krasicki and his son Marcin. A perfect environment for SPICE members to meet.