Martina Dlabajová (RENEW EUROPE/ANO) has been a member of the European Parliament since 2014. She is a member of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy and the Vice-Chair of the Committee on Budgetary Control. In her work in the European Parliament she is mainly focused on digitalisation and its impact on labour market, free movement of workers, research and innovation, SMEs and family businesses. In her previous term in the European Parliament she initiated the Parliamentary Intergroup for Creative Industries and was appointed its Vice-President. In 2015 the European Parliament adopted her report on matching skills and jobs. Martina Dlabajová was also the parliamentary rapporteur for the report on New Skills Agenda for Europe adopted by the European Parliament in September 2017. She is the author of the project of motivational traineeships for young people “PročByNe?”(„Why Not?“).
Martina Dlabajová is former president of the Regional Chamber of Commerce of the Zlin Region (2012 – 2014). For many years she was the coordinator of the Office of the Zlin Region in Brussels. She also founded and managed several companies in the Czech Republic, Slovak Republic and Italy.