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Marcin Prokop

Journalist

Małgorzata Jarosińska-Jedynak

Secretary of State, Ministry of Funds and Regional Policy

Maciej Ptaszyński

President, Polish Chamber of Commerce

Dr Jacek Giedrojć

Founder, Warsaw Equity Group

Piotr Kamiński

Vice President for Finance, Employers of the Republic of Poland

Arkadiusz Grądkowski

President of the Chamber, National Chamber of Commerce of Medical Devices POLMED

Justyna Kralisz

Director, Center for the Development of Polish Education Abroad

Krzysztof Dziaduszyński

Board Member of ESOLEO

Dorota Rzążewska

President, Polish Chamber of Patent Attorneys

Dr. inż. Adam Szatkowski

President, Foundation for the Support of Nanosciences and Nanotechnology NANONET, Coordinator, Silesian Nano Cluster, National Key Cluster

Prof. Dr. Artur Podhorodecki

CEO, QNA Technology

Marcin Fludra

FLUDRA Sp. z o.o.

Marcin Fidler

Director of electric bus production, ARP E-Vehicles

Dr. Ewa Krasuska

Strategic Advisor, National Centre for Research and Development

Katarzyna Kurek-Swat

Acting Managing Director of Bezgluten Sp. z o.o.

Agnieszka Blanka Snarska

Project Manager, ARP S.A.

Paweł Gąsior

Chief Investment Officer, Vinci S.A.

Grzegorz Kubalski

Deputy Director of the Office, Union of Polish Counties

Dr Damian Andrzejewski

CEO, Platinum Alfa Sp. z o.o.

Kazimierz Murzyn

Managing Director, Life Science Cluster Kraków

Joanna Sekuła

Vice-Chairwoman of the Committee on Science, Education and Sport of the 10thTenislature Senate

Wojciech Białkowski

President of the Management Board, Centrum Doradztwa i Analiz Projektowych Sp. z o.o.

Andrzej Tersa

Vice-President, RES Rentier S.A.

Tomasz Zieliński

President, OZE Rentier S.A.

Maciej Mysona

Director of business development - urban market, Team of Economic Advisors TOR Sp. z o.o.

Dr Eng Andrzej Gantner

Vice President of the Board, General Director, Polish Federation of Food Manufacturers Employers' Union

Szymon Liszka

Chairman of the Board, Foundation for Efficient Energy Use

Konrad Nowakowski

President, Polish Chamber of Packaging Recovery and Recycling

Dr. Inez Okulska

Head, Department of Linguistic Engineering and Text Analysis, NASK - National Research Institute, Director, Department of Innovation and Technology, Ministry of Digitalisation

Robert Gromada

CEO, MediSensonic Sp. z o.o.

Michał Rado, M.Sc.

President of the Management Board, Lower Silesian Agency for Economic Cooperation

Mateusz Kalinowski

President of the Management Board, Meritus Systemy Informatyczne Sp. z o.o

Dr. Jacek Kołacz

President, Comex Polska Sp. z o.o.

Aleksandra Monsiol-Szatkowska

Director, Department of Economy and International Cooperation, Marshall Office of the Silesian Voivodship

Magdalena Gryn

Economic journalist, Forbes magazine

Dr Anna Białk-Wolf

CEO, Institute for Medical Tourism Research and Development

Joanna Kupka

Deputy Director, Innovation and Communication Department, Patent Office of the Republic of Poland

Dr Eng Tomasz Zieliński

President of the Board, Polish Chamber of Chemical Industry

Daniel Beldzik

Head of Research and Development, Unilin Flooring Polska Sp. z o.o.

Dr Eng Barbara Groele

Secretary General, National Union of Juice Producers Association

Monika Pintal-Ślimak, M.A.

President of the Board, National Chamber of Laboratory Diagnosticians

Dariusz Staszewski

President of the Management Board, R3 Polska Sp. z o.o.

Magdalena Maksimowska

Patent Attorney, Partner, JWP Patent & Trademark Attorneys Dorota Rzążewska Sp. k.

Przemysław Piotrowski

European Union Intellectual Property Office

Jacek Romanowicz

Head, Education and Innovation Department, Patent Office of the Republic of Poland

Marek Oleksyn

Legal Adviser, Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlęzak Law Firm

Kamila Gębik

CEO, kammedia.pl, CCO, go2nft.pl

Łukasz Grala

Mentor, Futurologist, CEO of TIDK

Prof. Maria Rembiałkowska

Warsaw University of Life Sciences

Sławomir Lasota

Senior Innovation & Project Manager, DSR S.A.

Mariusz Budzisz

Vice President, E-Trust Medical

Tomasz Stypułkowski

CEO, Institute of Innovation and Technology, Bialystok University of Technology Ltd.

Wioletta Flach

CEO, Chlordioxid Academic Polska Sp. z o.o.

Jerzy Szymańczyk

President, Union of Polish Spas Association

Czesław Ciesielski

Shipping and Transport Specialist, Polish Chamber of Shipping and Logistics

Rafał Orlicki

Originator and co-founder, CEO, Meetlify

Jakub Duda

Co-founder and CTO, Meetlify

Dr. Marek Pilch

Ambassador for Sports and Healthy and Active Lifestyles, "Voice of the Senior"

Łukasz Salwarowski

President, International Institute for Social Development, MANKO Association, Editor-in-Chief, Nationwide Senior's Voice magazine

Dr Ewelina Depczyńska

Director of Research and Development, Paged LabTech sp. z o.o.

Bartosz Podziewski, M.Sc.

CEO, IT Systems Design, Implementation and Maintenance Specialist, Green Savings Scheme S.A.

Paweł Siwiński

Development Director, Ultrapur Sp. z o.o.

Dr. Bartosz Sobotka

Development Director, Syntea S.A., Sectoral Competency Reef

Katarzyna Wicha

Sales Director, Glopack Sp. z o.o.

Kamil Dudek

Vice President CosmoEye Company

Dominik Wójcicki

Editor-in-Chief, bi-monthly magazine "Chemistry and Business"

Magdalena Porada

Madlen Magdalena Porada

Prof. Tomasz Wasilewski

Member of the General Board, Polish Commodity Association

Anna Cieciórska

Owner, Angel Cakes

Jacek Rydzewski

Business owner, CODI Technical Group

Ewelina Pańczyk

President of the Foundation, Institute of Consciousness, Psychotraumatologist, Consciousness Therapist

Michał Chomka

Head of Engineering Materials Systems, GE Aerospace Poland

Dr. Michal Jasiczek

Senior Specialist Engineer, GE Aerospace Poland

Dorota Morka

President of the Board of the Polish-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce

Joanna Rułkowska

Editor-in-Chief, Mom's Law Portal

Monika Flisek, M.Sc.

Director, All-Poland Chamber of the Leather Industry

Michał Kubecki, M.Sc.

President of the Management Board, RES Institute Sp. z o. o.

Oktawian Augustyn

Founder, partner, CEO, Project CampSys, Mismo Sp. z o.o.

Paweł Potempski

Founder, partner, Principal Analyst, CampSys Project, Mismo Ltd.

Sylwia Wańska

CEO, Chmielna WWC Development sp. z o.o.

Małgorzata Rdest

Vice-President, EMKA S.A.

Marek Magryś

Deputy Director, ACK Cyfronet AGH for High Performance Computing, Head, National HPC Competence Centre (EuroCC Poland)

Jarosław Olszewski, M.Sc.

President, Work & Science Foundation

Rafał Piłat

Designer, founder of Mindsailors design office, VEDACO Sp. z o.o.

Dr. Małgorzata Mańka-Szulik

Mayor of the City of Zabrze

Maryla Wojcieszek

Head of Knowledge, Huge Thing, SpeedUp Venture Capital Group

Łukasz Maciak

Member of the Management Board, Bioponic Farm

Małgorzata Franus, Ph.D.

University Professor, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Lublin University of Technology

Michał Dybowski

Director of sustainability, Polish Federation of Hospitals

Sebastian Szuba

President of the Management Board, HIG Polska Sp. z o.o.

Dr Anna Kowalik-Klimczak

Director, Centre for Bioeconomy and Eco-innovation, Łukasiewicz Research Network - Institute of Exploitation Technology

Dr. Aleksandra Kuzior

Deputy Dean for Cooperation and Development, Faculty of Organization and Management, Silesian University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Jan Kazmierczak

Dean of the Faculty of Organization and Management, Silesian University of Technology

Prof. Jerzy Kwaśniewski

AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow

Prof. dr. hab. med. Piotr Wałęga

III Department of General Surgery, Jagiellonian University, Collegium Medicum

Dr. Ilona Jastrzębska

Stanisław Staszic University of Science and Technology in Kraków

Dr. Edyta Malinowska-Pańczyk

Department of Food Chemistry, Technology and Biotechnology, Gdansk University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Wojciech Kossek

University of Denver, USA

Prof. Mirosława El Fray

Head, Department of Polymer and Biomaterials Engineering at ZUT in Szczecin

Dr. Stanisław Iwan

Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Economics of Transport, Maritime University of Technology in Szczecin

Prof. Dr. Jerzy Ejsmont

Department of Vehicles and Military Technology Gdansk University of Technology

Dr. Piotr Mioduszewski

Department of Military Vehicles and Technology, Gdansk University of Technology

Dr. Andrzej Sioma

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics, AGH University of Science and Technology, R&D Manager, C.M.C. Ltd.

Dr. Joanna Kulczycka

Associate Dean for Cooperation and Development, Faculty of Management, AGH, Head, Department of Closed-Circuit Economy, Institute of Mineral and Energy Resources Management, Polish Academy of Sciences

Dr. Przemysław Jura

President, Institute of Economic and Social Sciences, Vice President, Polish Chamber of Ecology

Dr. Rafał Batkowski

CEPOL and EU project expert, Owner, RBS (Rafal Batkowski Strategies) consulting firm, Honorary President, Association of Security Experts of Poland. Director of Public Security, Institute for Security and International Development.

Małgorzata Latuszek

CEO, co-founder, Taxxo Columb Technologies S.A.

Dr. Marek Miłosz

Department of Computer Science, Lublin University of Technology

Dr. Danuta Szeliga

Head, Department of Applied Informatics and Modeling, Faculty of Metals Engineering and Industrial Informatics, AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow

Natalia Puszczykowska, M.Sc.

Specialist, Polymer Research Laboratory, Łukasiewicz Research Network, Institute of Polymer Materials and Dyes

Dr. Robert Ulewicz

Head, Department of Production Engineering and Safety, Faculty of Management, Częstochowa University of Technology, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the scientific journal Production Engineering Archives

Magdalena Bohusz-Boguszewska

Director, Commercialisation Department, Łukasiewicz Research Network

Prof. Renata Mikołajczak

Plenipotentiary of the Director of POLATOM Radioisotope Centre for Scientific Affairs and National and International Cooperation, National Centre for Nuclear Research

Dr. Szczepan Piszczatowski

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Bialystok University of Technology

Prof. dr hab. inż. Zbigniew Wzorek

Vice President, Association of Engineers and Technicians of Chemical Industry

Dr. Magdalena Wdowin, prof. of the institute

Deputy Director of the Institute for Scientific Affairs, Institute of Mineral Raw Materials and Energy Management - Polish Academy of Sciences

Dr. Marzena Smol, Prof. IGSMiE PAN

Institute Professor and Head of the Biogenic Raw Materials Laboratory of the Institute of Mineral and Energy Economy of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IGSMiE PAN).

Dr. Agnieszka Ludwików, Prof. UAM

Director, Doctoral School of Natural Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University of Poznan

Prof. Jacek Stando, Ph.D

Academic teacher, manager and author of several projects financed by the European Union, Technical University of Lodz

Dr Marek Warzecha, prof. of MSc

Vice-rector for development, Czestochowa University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Natalia Marek-Trzonkowska

Director of the International Centre for Cancer Vaccine Sciences, University of Gdansk

Dr. Katharina Boguslawski, Prof. UMK

Prof. UMK, Institute of Physics, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

Prof. Dr. Agnieszka Sobczak-Kupiec

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Ksenia Siadkowska

Researcher, Freelancer, Lublin University of Technology

Dr med. Daniel Kozyra

Specialist in orthopedics and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system, specialist in medical rehabilitation

Aleksandra Ziemiańska-Stolarska, PhD.

Faculty of Process Engineering and Environmental Protection, Technical University of Lodz

Prof. Dr. Lidia Dzierzbicka-Glowacka

Head of Laboratory of Modeling of Ecohydrodynamic Processes, Institute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences

Prof. Artur Blazejewski

Vice-Rector for Scientific Research of the University of Wroclaw

Dr. Natalia Miler

Faculty of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Jan and Jędrzej Śniadecki University of Technology in Bydgoszcz

Dr. Dariusz Kulus

Faculty of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Jan and Jędrzej Śniadecki University of Technology in Bydgoszcz

Dagmara Slota, M.Sc.

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Faculty of Materials Science and Physics, Cracow University of Technology

Dr. Robert Barski

Research Specialist, Centro-Gum S.C.

Prof. Dr. Krzysztof T. Wojciechowski

Head, Thermoelectric Research Laboratory, AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow

dr hab. Łukasz Arendt, prof. UŁ

Fundacja Europe Direct Łódź

Dr Artur Kasprzak

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology

Dr. Alicja Kowalczyk

Assistant Professor, Wroclaw University of Life Sciences, Verus Association of Animal Breeders and Producers of the Agricultural and Food Sector

Dr. Halina Jurkowska

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Jagiellonian University Collegium Medicum

Dr. hab. inż. Justyna Kucińska-Lipka, prof. PG

Department of Polymer Technology, Gdansk University of Technology

Dr. Magdalena Chechlińska, Professor of the Institute of Medical Sciences

Head, Department of Cancer Biology, Maria Sklodowska-Curie National Cancer Institute - National Research Institute

Dr Marcin Korytkowski

Prof. of Częstochowa University of Technology

Dr inż. Małgorzata Karbarz

College of Natural Sciences, University of Rzeszow

Prof. Regina Lenart-Gansiniec

Jagiellonian University

Malwina Mularczyk, M.Sc.

Vice President, International Institute of Translational Medicine

Dr Bartłomiej Wysocki

Multidisciplinary Research Centre of Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw

Dr. Tomasz Komendziński

Department of Cognitive Science, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

Dr hab. inż. Filip Górski, prof. PP

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Management, Poznań University of Technology

Bartosz Wiktorzak

Project Coordinator, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology

Dr. inż. Marek Wodziński

AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow, HES-SO Valais in Switzerland

Dr. Artur Kurnyta

Head, Aircraft Lift Structure Integrity Assurance Laboratory, Air Force Institute of Technology

Dr. Anna Sobiepanek

Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology of Medicines and Cosmetics, Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology

Dr. Beata Kaczmarek-Szczepańska

Department of Biomaterials and Cosmetics Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

Dr. Agata Szeląg

Research and teaching staff member, Wind Engineering Laboratory, Cracow University of Technology

Prof. dr hab. inż. Grzegorz Różyński

Institute of Hydroengineering, Polish Academy of Sciences

Prof. dr hab. n. med. Paweł Grieb

Head, Department of Experimental Pharmacology, Institute of Experimental and Clinical Medicine. M. Mossakowski PAN, Pellicarnos S.A.

Dr. inż. Anna Jarząb

Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław

Damian Baran

Director General, Centre for Smart Development, President, Smart Development Forum Foundation

Dr. Piotr Tykarski

University of Warsaw

Dr. Agnieszka Cholewa-Wójcik

Project Manager, Cracow University of Economics

Grzegorz Nowaczewski

President of the Board, Virtual Power Plant

Marek Czamara

President, F.H.U. Refrigeration Equipment Marek Czamara F.H.U. CZAMARA S.C

Prof. Paweł Ocłoń

F.H.U. Chłodniczy urządzenia Marek Czamara F.H.U. CZAMARA S.C.

Dr Kamil Bolek

Data analytics specialist, Runvido Sp z o.o.

Grzegorz Ciosek

Founder, Runvido

Dr. Paweł Poszytek

General Director of the Foundation for the Development of the Education System, Director of the National Agency of the Erasmus+ Programme and the European Solidarity Corps European Strategy

Michał Oleszko

Project Manager of the project "Domestic Retention Technologies", Innovative Programme Management Methods Development Unit, National Centre for Research and Development

Dr Mariusz Skwarczyński

Project Manager for the project "Ventilation for Schools and Homes", Department for the Development of Innovative Programme Management Methods, National Centre for Research and Development

Barbara Rzepkowska

Expert in the project "Energy and Process-Efficient Construction", Department for the Development of Innovative Programme Management Methods, National Centre for Research and Development

Dr hab. inż. Łukasz Rauch, prof. AGH

Prodziekanem ds. nauki i współpracy Wydziału Inżynierii Metali i Informatyki Przemysłowej, Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza

Adrian Pelc

Co-founder, Vice President, Typly sp. z o.o.

Prof. Sebastian Kraszewski of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, D.Sc. Ph.D. Med.Res.Eng.

President of the Management Board, Advanced Health Dynamics Sp. z o.o.

Anna Szweda-Piguła

Director of the City Development Centre, City Hall of Wodzisław Śląski

adw. Marek Czarnecki

Governor of Biala Podlaska from 2004 to 2009, Member of the European Parliament of the 6th legislature

Karol Dobrowolski

Vice President, Warsaw Chamber of Commerce

Prof. Piotr Szynkarczyk

Vice President of the Chamber, Polish Economic Chamber of Advanced Technology IZTECH, Director, Łukasiewicz Research Network - Industrial Institute for Automation and Measurements PIAP

Dr. Agnieszka Tokaj-Krzewska

Director of the Strategic Management Unit at NCRD

Dr inż. Maciej Gliniak, prof. URK

University of Agriculture in Krakow

Mariusz Kulma

Editor-in-Chief, Astronomy Magazine

Joanna Łożyńska

Nauczycielka nowoczesnej duchowości i prawa przyciągania

Speakers Participants of the previous editions

Prof. Ada Yonath

Israeli crystallographer, Nobel laureate

Prof. Hossam Haick

Israeli-Arab scientist and engineer, pioneer known for inventing the Nano Artificial Nose (NA-NOSE)

Prof. Marian Gorynia

Deputy chairman of the Council for Scientific Excellence of Poland, economist and former rector of the EU in Poznan