CIIRC employees list

Ing. Roman Holý, Ph.D.

PositionEmployee / National Centre for Industry 4.0
RoomJP:A-728, Jugoslávských partyzánů 1580/3, 160 00 Praha 6
EmailRoman.Holy (at)
Link to the personal page





2003 - 2004 Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Prague,
International Relations (General Diplomatic Education Certificate)
1998 - 2000
1995 - 1996 Prague Institute of Chemical Technology, Faculty of Chemical Engineering,
Department of Computing and Control Engineering, Postgraduate study (Ph.D. degree)
1994 - 1995
1989 - 1993 Czech Technical University, Prague, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,
Department of Automatic Control and Engineering Information Systems (Ing. degree)
1993 - 1994 CERN (European Laboratory for Nuclear Research), Geneva, Technical student (Diploma thesis)
Developed the project of the fuzzy expert control system in Proton-Synchrotron division


• International Business Diplomacy: How can multinational corporations deal with global challenges?
Advanced Series in Management, Volume 18, 257269. Copyright r 2017 by Emerald Publishing Limited
ISSN: 1877-6361/doi:10.1108/S1877-636120170000018010 (to be published)
• Economic blog, (mainly in Czech)
• International Business diplomacy and the role of a commercial diplomat, presentation and article, 1st International Conference on Business Diplomacy, Windesheim university, Netherlands, 2015
• Efficiency and performance of foreign services and the OECD (in Czech), lecture, IV. Mezinárodní sympozium „Česká zahraniční politika“, MZV ČR, Czech Republic, 31.10.2012
• OECD (Innovation) Strategy against the crisis (in Czech), EURO, Czech Republic, 45/2009
• Ambiguous Information Technology Outlook (in Czech), EURO, Czech Republic, 44/2008
• China. Unstoppable rise of the dragon (in Czech), EURO, Czech Republic, 15/2008
• OECD - Human Capital. Importance to know (in Czech), EURO, Czech Republic, 51-52/2007
• Is it possible to manage the efficiency and performance of a ministry of foreign affairs? In Denmark, the answer is yes (in Czech), International Relations, Institute of International Relations, Czech Republic, 01/2005
• Batch control system project for a pharmaceutical plant (with J. Poživil), ISA TRANSACTIONS, 41, 2002
• Using the EIS for Leading Chemopetrol into the 3rd Millenium (with Burian P., Poživil J.), Systémová integrace, 6/4, 1999
• Model of seven principles of highly effective organisations according to Covey (with J. Poživil, in Czech), Proceedings of the Conference Modelling and Simulation of Systems MOSIS '99, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 1999

(and other less relevant 12 papers at conferences and 3 publications in journals both in Czech and in English)

Research interests

Strategy, Startups, Venture Capital, Performance, Process, Budget and Project Management, Business Intelligence & Diplomacy, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Expert Systems, Innovation Strategy, ICT, Public Administration and Communication, KPI, Management Information Systems; Mentoring; Networking

Awards & Recognition

VŠCHT - Votoček scholarship.