WEF 2019

We are honoured to present the Warsaw Economic Forum 2019 conference.

For the first time in Warsaw, on the 5th and 6th of April, the brightest of polish students and the most prominent of businessman met and exchanged ideas.

WEF 2019 is a unique business conference, planned and organized entirely by the members of two student clubs coming from two different schools – University of Warsaw and Warsaw School of Economics. Main purpose of the conference is to give ambitious students an opportunity to meet, discuss and network with acknowledged people of polish business.

On the 5th of April workshops with partners took place:

14:00 – 17:15
Workshops with Millenium Bank
16:00 – 18:00
Workshops with EY
17:00 – 20:30
Workshops + networking with Amazon
17:30 - 19:00
Workshops with Revolut

Conference took place on the 6th of April. Main topics concerned challenges that arise from innovative technology and strategies allowing us to overcome those obstacles. Participants had a chance to listen to and discuss with speakers during 4 panels:


MODERATOR - Piotr Ziółkowski

Are banknotes obsolete? What are the constraints and possibilities following present state of banking systems?

1. Jan Sikora (Planet Plus)

2. Krzysztof Klimczak (Zencard)

3. Marcin Petrykowski (S&P)

4. Krzysztof Krawczyk (CVC)

5. Joanna Erdman (mBank S.A.)


MODERATOR - Michał Niewiadomski

Are “Smart cities” destined to disrupt public sector’s functioning? Who and what will impede the market in the next 10 years?

1. Michał Ewert (JLL)

2. Wojciech Zieliński (Maklab)

3. Karol Okoński (Ministerstwo Cyfryzacji)


MODERATOR - Arkadiusz Kamiński

How did the client’s role concerning banking’s operating models change? Who and what  will impede the market in the next 10 years?

1. Sebastian Szczepański (Altkom)

2. Karol Sadaj (Revolut)


MODERATOR - Łukasz Piechowiak

How the technology should be applied in the job market? Is automatization going to minimalize costs and support workers? Why knowledge of the hi-tech industry is essential?

1. Arkadiusz Talun (Emplocity)

2. Katarzyna Dorsey (Yosh.ai)

3. Jarosław Królewski (Synerise)

4. Wiktor Krzeszewski (TechOcean)

Thank You for coming and see You next year!




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