POLISH TECH DAY 2018

Days
days
hours
hours
min
min
sec
sec

ABOUT

Polish Tech Day in London is one of the most prestigious international events on Polish new technologies. The initiative aims to foster bilateral relations between the Polish and British entrepreneurs and technology sectors and create an opportunity for quality networking. Since its first edition in 2015, Polish Tech Days hosted over 50 speakers, gathered over 500 participants and received support from Embassy of Poland, Google, and Deloitte among others. The event is a great chance to extend your business reach and become part of the PLUG community of Polish expatriates in technology.

Polish Tech Day hosts an annual pitching competition “Pitch To London”, showcasing winners of most prestigious start-up contents in Poland competing in front of a Jury of British and international investors and experts.

SPEAKERS

WANT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE POLISH TECH DAY?

If you’d like to speak at one of future events, please get in touch!

Agenda

Participants Registration

Welcome by organisers

Technology & Freedom - discussion panels and presentations

Keynote #1 Independent thinking. By a robot

2017 first robot has been granted citizenship. In this moment, the idea of independence and freedom of a robot has crossed from the science-fiction realm into the real life. What are the consequences? Are we prepared? Should we be afraid or… excited?

Aleksandra Przegalińska, Research Fellow at MIT

Panel #1 Freedom to work or from work - Powered by G1ANT

How technology impacts the future of work

Moderator: Grzegorz Nawrocki, Journalist, President of British Alumni Society

Speakers:
- Aleksandra Przegalinska, Research Fellow at MIT
- Maja Meissner, Co-founder and Managing Partner at Meissner&Partners
- Bartosz Kochanowski, Head of Robotic Competence Center at Rhenus
- Krzysztof Prusik , Co-founder & CTO at G1ANT

Panel #2 Economic freedom or plain anarchy? - Powered by Linklaters

Keynote #2 Digital Transformation at Work - a practitioner’s perspective

Sonia Wędrychowicz, Former Head of Consumer Bank Technology Singapore DBS Bank

Panel #3 Freedom of capital - Powered by mBank

The future of banks after cryptocurrencies and 10 years after the recession.

Moderator: Bogusława Cimoszko-Skowroński, Founder and Board Member at MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Speakers:
- Sonia Wedrychowicz , Former Head of Consumer Bank Technology Singapore DBS Bank
- Jakub Zakrzewski, International Expansion General Manager at Revolut
- Aleksandra Gren, Country Head and Board Member at Fiserv Poland
- Krzysztof Dąbrowski, COO at mBank S.A.

Evening part registration

100 years of independent thought by Emigration Museum in Gdynia and PLUG

History walk through the greatest Polish innovators on emigration during the last 100 years.

Pitch to London Finals Startup battle

Panel #4 Freedom of creativity - Powered by TVN


Speakers:
- Miroslaw Filiciak, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at SWPS
- Maciej Maciejowski, Memeber of Management Board at TVN
- Dominka Drońska , Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Abbey Road Studios
- Aleksandra Szol-Tułecka, CEO at Pixers

Networking cocktail and afterparty


PITCH TO LONDON is an annual competition for startups with „the Polish element”, at the heart of POLISH TECH DAY. We invite winners of the most prestigious startup events in Poland to compete at Google HQ in London, in front of a Jury of British and international investors.

Participating startups have 5 minutes to present their business idea, and persuade the Jury that they are the ones who deserve the title of a PITCH TO LONDON Winner, the main prize of £2,500 sponsored by mBank, and the Start-up Growth Package composed of software licences, tools and services that support business development, worth over £15,000 in total. Participation in PITCH TO LONDON at POLISH TECH DAY is a great opportunity to gain exposure to top British and international investors and a vibrant, international startup community of London.

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive updates on the agenda and speakers


Email address:

FAQ

What is PLUG?
How to register to the Polish Tech Day event?
Does filing in the registration form confirm my attendance to the event?
How can I cancel my registration?
What are the registration deadlines?
Is Google HQ same venue as Google Campus?



Where

Google UK (Six Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AG)

Contact

MACIEJ BLASIAK

Partners & Sponsors

maciej.blasiak@weareplug.in

Karolina Lewandowska

Media

lewandowskaakarolinaa@gmail.com

JULIANNA PANCEK

Other questions

ptd@weareplug.in

OLA PEDRASZEWSKA

Pitch To London

aleksandra.pedraszewska@weareplug.in

Privacy Policy / Polityka Prywatności