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18 October 2023, Sheraton Grand Warsaw

“Green Industry Summit” is a continuation of the “Top Industry Summit”. The current edition focuses on the challenges faced by the industrial sector and logistics in the context of the implementation of sustainable development goals. In an outstanding group of speakers and participants, we will analyze issues related to the optimization of production processes, logistics, transformation of the energy and construction sectors towards climate neutrality. The culmination of the conference will be the ceremonial gala of “Green Industry Diamonds”. During the gala the best investments and the most outstanding companies that contribute to the development of the Polish economy will be awarded.

agenda

CONFERENCE

09:30

Registration

10:00

Opening of the conference

10:10

Inaugural speech

10:30

Presentation: Dominika Bagińska-Chyłek – Coordinator of Industry Contact Points, Head of the Regulation and Technological Challenges Department, Łukasiewicz ORGMASZ
“Industry 5.0 on the Horizon”

10:45

Panel 1: Circular economy in industry

  • Potential of circular economy in industry. How to design the life cycle of products so that they are as climate-neutral as possible?

  • How to effectively synchronize technologies in the factory? Is it possible to increase the efficiency of production processes, but also to produce with greater respect for the environment?

  • Implementation of circular economy principles and more efficient recycling. Effective use of secondary raw materials by production companies, investments in new chemical recycling technologies.

  • The cement industry as an important link in the circular economy. To what extent do advanced technologies allow the management of waste for the production of building materials?

  • Banks’ involvement in projects related to RES and energy transformation. The role of state institutions in supporting ecological initiatives for industry.

11:45

Networking break

12:15

Case study: Remigiusz Pyszka – Country Leader MTWO Construction Cloud, SoftwareOne:

“Pursuing a Sustainable Future: Common Challenges and Actions”

12:30

Panel 2: Green logistics

  • How to achieve a balance between economic, environmental and social goals by properly coordinated processes in logistics?

  • How to integrate activities related to the flow of goods in the supply chain to make logistics as climate-neutral as possible?

  • Circular economy in the supply chain. How to close the loop starting from the purchase of raw materials, through production, distribution and reverse logistics?

  • What is ecology in transport? Practical solutions to make transport sustainable, green and environmentally friendly?

13:30

Lunch break

14:30

Panel 3: Industry on the road to zero emissions

  • The transition of industry to RES is crucial for the green transformation in Poland. How to prepare a company to enter the zero-emission path?

  • Green energy for industry. How to optimize costs related to energy consumption? What is the role of energy storage?

  • Transition to green energy and modernization of power installations and infrastructure. What about the system of incentives and subsidies for the industry?

  • Ecological factory of the future. New technologies and saving energy. What cutting-edge solutions enable better management of electricity, control of
    consumption, minimisation of losses?

  • Financing the green transformation and challenges in the area of non-financial reporting. How do banks support the transformation of the energy
    system in Poland?

GREEN INDUSTRY DIAMONDS GALA

19:30

Gala Registration and Networking Cocktail

20:00

Ceremonial Gala Opening

20:05

Speech

20:15

Awards Gala „Green Industry Diamonds”

21:35

Evening banquet and music band concert

* The Organizer reserves the right to make changes in the agenda

speakers

Panel 1: Circular economy in industry

Prof. Krzysztof Pikoń, BEng, PhD, DSc

Prof. Krzysztof Pikoń, BEng, PhD, DSc

Professor on Faculty of Energy And Environmental Engineering, Head of Department of Technologies and Installations for Waste Management, Silesian University of Technology

Krzysztof Pikoń, Professor, PhD, DSc., Eng. Position: professor at the Faculty of Environmental and Power Engineering of the Silesian University of Technology, head of the Department of Technology and Equipment for Waste Management. Specialization: circular economy, waste management, energy use of waste, renewable energy sources, environmental analyzes and project management At the Silesian University of Technology, he lectures, among others, on subjects such as: circular economy, full life cycle environmental assessment (LCA), project management, etc. He completed his master's studies in 1993 at the Faculty of Energy of the Silesian University of Technology in the field of Mechanics and Machine Construction - specialization in Machines and Equipment for Chemical and Food Industry. He defended his doctoral thesis in 1999, and in 2012 he was awarded the degree of habilitated doctor. In 2020, the title of professor and the position of full professor at the Silesian University of Technology. He was a participant in over 40 and the manager of over 20 scientific and implementation projects, including 4 European projects in the field of circular economy, renewable energy, sustainable development and waste management, as well as several international educational projects. He is the author of nearly 200 scientific publications, including over 50 in prestigious foreign journals with the so-called Philadelphia List. He is the author of, among others of books: Circular economy in a holistic approach, Model of multi-criteria environmental analysis of complex technological systems and co-author of the Handbook of clean energy systems published by John Wiley & Sons. He is the author of several pedagogical publications related to challenge-oriented education, project-based learning and case learning. He was awarded with Medal of the National Education Commission (2019) and many Rectors Awards for scientific, organizational and pedagogical achievements. He was the director of the Energy Transition program at EIT Innoenergy (in consortium of 13 EU Universities). He obtained the international PRINCE2 and Agile PM management certificate. He also participated in many trainings, incl. English Medium Instruction at UPC Barcelona, Case Teaching at Harvard University and ESADE Business School, as well as in a range of training courses such as Problem Solving, Design Thinking and other soft skills.

Katarzyna Jakubowska-Gawlik, BEng, PhD

Katarzyna Jakubowska-Gawlik, BEng, PhD

Kierownik Działu Opakowań Foliowych,
Animex Foods

Graduate of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences, PhD in agricultural sciences, food and nutrition technology. In the Smithfield Polska group, as the Manager of the Animex Foods Foil Packaging Department, she manages the purchase of foil materials and introduces innovative solutions in the field of recycling and reducing the weight of packaging. Due to her education and based on the knowledge and experience gained in the organization, she also supervises projects related to the quality of finished products. As a representative of Animex Foods, she cooperates closely with the Warsaw University of Life Sciences, where she also conducts educational activities as a lecturer. Moreover, in her free time she is an active speaker at domestic and foreign universities. She is the author and co-author of scientific publications on food quality and safety.

Dariusz Jasak

Dariusz Jasak

President of the Management Board,
Seen Technologie

Graduated from Technical Physics and Applied Mathematics Faculty at Łódź Technical University. Post graduate studies on Medical Images Processing at University College Hospital in London. In 1991 employed by Siemens Sp. z o.o. as a Head of Sales in Medical Department and finally Head of Industrial Solutions & Services Department. Responsible for “turn-key” applications of Siemens solutions for industry. In 2009 offered a position of CEO at Veolia Water Technologies Sp. z o.o., a Polish subsidiary of the French Veolia Environment. In  2019 took a position of CEO at SEEN Technologie Sp. z o.o. the leading company on a water treatment market in Poland.

Radosław Kwiecień

Radosław Kwiecień

Member of the Management Board ,
Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego

Member of the Management Board of Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego since 2016, in charge of Risk Management Division Radosław Kwiecień has been associated with financial sector throughout his whole professional life. Since 2001 he worked in managerial positions at Bank Gospodarki Żywnościowej (currently BGŻ BNP Paribas). In the years 2012-2016 he was responsible for the banking operations. At that time he was also a member of the operational risk management and business continuity committee of the bank. He implemented banks’ integration projects during the merger of two separate organizations. He launched new IT systems in the field of banking operations and he centralized management processes in the area of operations. He also introduced outsourcing model for many banking processes - the result of which was costs reduction and improvement in productivity, efficiency and quality of work. A graduate of the Faculty of Economics at the University of Opole. He completed postgraduate studies in controlling and capital investments at the WSB University in Poznań, preparation and management of public-private partnership projects at the Warsaw School of Economics, as well as management studies at the Kozminski University. At the same University he has also obtained an Executive MBA diploma. He likes to spend his free time actively. He is most fascinated by the mountains and he explores them hiking, skiing and cycling. His second passion is music, which he prefers to listen to in live, and that is why he often participates in concerts and festivals. Good literature accompanies him practically every day while listening to audiobooks on the way to work, running or cycling.

Andrzej Losor

Andrzej Losor

Member of the Management Board, Director of Sales and Marketing Development, Górażdże Cement

Associated with the Górażdże Group for over 15 years. He started his professional career in sales structures, performing, among others, the position of the head of the sales region. In the years 2003-2008 he was a sales consultant on behalf of the HeidelbergCement Group in Ukraine, responsible for building the sales team and sales processes. He performed a similar role in 2011-2012 in Kazakhstan. Since 2020, he has been a Board member of Górażdże Cement SA, serving as director of sales and marketing development. He is actively involved in the works of industry associations, including the Association of Cement Producers and the Polish Green Building Council. An economist, he graduated from the University of Opole and the Wrocław University of Economics, as well as from prestigious international development programs. He is an expert in sales process management, customer experience, change management and ESG, as well as a business coach.

Michał Mikołajczyk

Michał Mikołajczyk

Proxy, Sales and Marketing Director, Rekopol Organizacja Odzysku Opakowań

Michał Mikołajczyk – lawyer, volunteer and employee of the Polish and International Red Cross, postgraduate studies in CSR at the Kozminski University. Since 2004, he has been associated with Rekopol Organizacja Odzysku Opakowań S.A. Author of many projects and campaigns promoting waste segregation and conscious shopping, e.g. the nationwide campaign "Day without Garbage". Organizer of projects in the field of "green CSR" carried out jointly by entrepreneurs, local government, waste management companies, non-governmental organizations. Sales and marketing director since 2009, proxy since 2014. Participant in the work on the Circular Economy Package conducted by BusinessEurope in Brussels and on the concept of packaging and packaging waste management in Poland. Speaker and panelist at numerous conferences and seminars on, among others, Extended Producer Responsibility and the UN 2030 Agenda.

Panel 2: Green logistics

Przemysław Piętak

Przemysław Piętak

Supply Chain Advisory Director,
CBRE

Piotr Iwo Chmielewski

Piotr Iwo Chmielewski

Member of the Management Board,
ROHLIG SUUS Logistics

Member of the Management Board since 2020, at the company he is responsible for all development issues, overseeing the areas of sales, technology (start-ups), projects, marketing and communication and international expansion. He graduated with honours from Cass Business School of London and then spent five years gaining experience in strategy consultancy. He has worked for public administrations and advised numerous companies in Europe in the FMCG, finance, energy, retail and private equity sectors.

Andrzej Bułka

Andrzej Bułka

President of the Management Board, Fracht FWO Polska

Andrzej Bułka, President of the Management Board of Fracht FWO Polska Sp. z o. o. He has been associated with the transport and logistics industry for over 25 years. In 2010, he headed Fracht FWO Polska as its managing director, and since 2019 he has been the President of the company's management board. He gained his professional experience as a merchant navy officer, and then developed his professional career in international logistics companies. A graduate of the Navigation Faculty of the Maritime University of Szczecin. He completed postgraduate studies in leadership psychology at the Business School of the Warsaw University of Technology and Advanced Management Program at IESE in Barcelona. International logistics expert, panellist and speaker at conferences and economy events in Poland and abroad.

Maciej Włodarczyk

Maciej Włodarczyk

Chief Operating Officer,
LIBRA PARTNERS

Michał Brzozowski

Michał Brzozowski

CEO,
Metroplan Poland

Experienced in realisation of big, international industrial projects, especially in the fields of new location development, logistics consulting, planning and design of new production and logistics infrastructure, costs optimisation and comprehensive project management. Interested in implementation of new management strategies and organisation structures, as well as negotiations and dealing with unpredictable situations, where finding new solutions requires development of new approaches and procedures. Managed a number of big projects on three continents – Europe, America and Asia, with excellent feedback from the clients. Responsible also for managing a team of architects, engineers and construction and logistics consultants at the Polish branch of Metroplan Group in their two offices, in Wrocław and Warsaw. Graduated in Logistics at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering from Wrocław University of Science and Technology.

Adrian Stelmach

Adrian Stelmach

CEO,
EXPLITIA

Adrian Stelmach – CEO at EXPLITIA S.A., which creates dedicated IT solutions helping manufacturing companies streamline processes, increases efficiency and raises product safety standards. He is responsible for the area of sales and marketing at EXPLITIA S.A.. A graduate of the Silesian University of Technology. Advisor on the implementation of the Industry 4.0 concept and digital transformation of production plants mainly in traceabilitiy, production KPI measurements, production cost reduction and machine park optimalization. Author of countless press publications and training sessions on production traceability, solutions increasing safety and optimising the production processes.

Panel 3: Industry on the road to zero emissions

Prof. dr hab. inż. Waldemar Kamrat

Prof. dr hab. inż. Waldemar Kamrat

Director of the Nuclear Energy Center, Professor at the Department of Electrical Power Engineering Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Control, Gdańsk University of Technology

Waldemar Kamrat – full professor, Vice-Rector for Education and Development of the Gdańsk University of Technology (term: 2008–2012). Currently, Director of the Nuclear Energy Center of the Gdańsk University of Technology and professor at the Department of Electrical Power Engineering /Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Control, Gdańsk University of Technology. A graduate of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Gdańsk University of Technology (1977) and the Faculty of Production Economics of the University of Gdańsk (1982). General Director of Mining, 3rd degree. He also completed specialized studies in the field of energy policy and efficiency in the USA, obtaining in 1996 a Certificate of the Institute for Young Investigators in Energy Efficiency - Berkeley/Washington DC. His scientific passion is the development of energy and its possibilities to stimulate the development of the economy. Specialist in comprehensive energy, combining three concepts - electricity, heating and gas. He has been associated with the Gdańsk University of Technology for over 40 years, but at the same time he worked in industry for many years in managerial positions, building energy facilities (in Poland and abroad). He held a number of top management positions in the industry, especially in the energy industry (in the management and supervisory boards of large energy companies. Author of 4 monographs and approximately 250 publications and scientific studies in the field of power engineering and energy management.

Remigiusz Nowakowski

Remigiusz Nowakowski

Vice President of the Management Board, Managing Director,
Qair Polska

Remigiusz Nowakowski, expert in the field of energy, currently Vice President of the Management Board and Managing Director at Qair Polska. He gained many years of professional experience, among others, as the President of the Management Board of Tauron Polska Energia S.A. and in Piła Elbud S.A., specialising in the construction of power infrastructure. In addition, for many years he was a key figure in the FORTUM Group, where he was Executive Director responsible for, among other things, process optimisation and asset care. He is also the founder and President of the think tank Dolnośląski Instytut Studiów Energetycznych (DISE) based in Wrocław, which confirms his involvement in the work on the development of energy transition strategies, energy security and other key aspects of the energy sector in Poland. He also has valuable experience in working in supervisory boards of listed companies, including such prominent companies as ORLEN SA, Tauron Polska Energia S.A., KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. and EnergiaPro S.A.. In addition, he served as Vice President of the Management Board in the Employers of Poland organisation and was a member of the Board of Directors of EURELECTRIC, the European association of energy companies.

Dariusz Jasak

Dariusz Jasak

President of the Management Board,
Seen Technologie

Graduated from Technical Physics and Applied Mathematics Faculty at Łódź Technical University. Post graduate studies on Medical Images Processing at University College Hospital in London. In 1991 employed by Siemens Sp. z o.o. as a Head of Sales in Medical Department and finally Head of Industrial Solutions & Services Department. Responsible for “turn-key” applications of Siemens solutions for industry. In 2009 offered a position of CEO at Veolia Water Technologies Sp. z o.o., a Polish subsidiary of the French Veolia Environment. In  2019 took a position of CEO at SEEN Technologie Sp. z o.o. the leading company on a water treatment market in Poland.

Rafał Bednarek

Rafał Bednarek

Vice-President of the Management Board, BIK

Since 2012, he has been the Vice-President of the Management Board of BIK and he has been supervising the Banking and Retail Business Division. He is responsible for business development with banks, leasing and factoring companies as well as for business in the area of individual clients. He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of the BIG InfoMonitor. From the beginning of his professional career, he was associated with banking (Wielkopolski Bank Kredytowy, Bank Zachodni WBK), initially working in the area of investment banking and then in the areas of retail business and credit risk management. He held, among others, the following functions: director of the Capital Department, director of the Mortgage Banking Center and director of the Credit Development and Support Department. He is a graduate of the Poznań University of Technology and postgraduate and doctoral studies at the Poznań University of Economics in the field of economics and capital markets, as well as postgraduate studies at the Faculty of Law of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań in the field of foreign and international service.

Aleksandra Stępniak

Aleksandra Stępniak

Public Affairs Manager,
VELUX Polska

For more than 16 years, have been involved in the areas of climate change, energy poverty, RES, air quality, and energy efficiency. The author of many articles and reports on those topics. For the last six years worked in Danfoss Poland as an energy efficiency consultant, responsible for Public Affairs in Poland and the whole Eastern European Region, which means cooperation with industry organizations and associations, NGOs, think tanks, local and national authorities. An expert and founding member of the Renovation Wave Association in Poland. Before that, for more than 10 years actively involved in the NGO sector, cooperating with local governments and representatives of local communities.

 Michał Marona

Michał Marona

Country Manager,
SolarEdge Poland

Speeches

Dominika Bagińska-Chyłek

Dominika Bagińska-Chyłek

Coordinator of Industry Contact Points, Head of the Regulation and Technological Challenges Department,
Łukasiewicz-ORGMASZ

Remigiusz Pyszka

Remigiusz Pyszka

Country Leader MTWO,
SoftwareOne

Absolwent MBA, CIM, Project Managementu oraz Automatyki i Aparatury Kontrolno-Pomiarowej. Pasjonat i promotor nowych technologii, w tym transformacji cyfrowej z ponad dwudziestoletnim (20) doświadczeniem w zarządzaniu rozwojem rynku produktów specjalistycznych. Obecnie wspiera firmy w tematyce transformacji cyfrowej, rozwiązań w chmurze, zarządzaniu danymi oraz zarządzaniu zmianą.

Green Industry Diamonds are prestigious statuettes aimed at honoring those companies and entrepreneurs who in a special way stood out on the Polish industrial scene and have achieved success in the new economic reality. The idea of Diamonds is to promote the latest and most innovative technologies by rewarding business representatives implementing new trends in the era of the fourth industrial revolution. The competition is open and is addressed to all entities implementing projects from the industry sector.

Location

ContaCt

Participation:
Angelika Pius
angelika.pius@executiveclub.pl
tel: +48 570-105-450
Media & Patronages:
Anastazja Lach
anastazja.lach@executiveclub.pl
tel: +48 509-031-577