Agenda of the V Innovative Manufacturing Forum

Day I – 4 April


9:00 – 9:15 Opening ceremony

9:15 – 9:45 Speech from the Guest of Honor
– Krzysztof Tchórzewski, Minister of Energy*

9:45-11:30 Inaugural Panel

9:45-10:00 Introductory speech “Investment Plan for Europe” (Juncker Plan)
– Witold Słowik, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Inventory and Development

10:00-10:15 Introductory speech „Priorities of the Winter Package: Energy policy of the European Union.”
– Megan Richards, Director, Energy Policy, European Commission

10:15-11:30 Inaugural Debate

  • New programs, new economic goals and a new EU regulatory framework in the fields of industry and energy
  • Energy security according to „Winter Package” and according to SOR
  • Competitive electricity and gas markets – key issues for their development and functioning
  • Energy Price Formation on the European market and on domestic markets
  • How to efficiently and quickly improve the energy efficiency of the Polish economy?
  • Ecological aspects – how to protect and improve the climate in the process of transformation of the Polish economy towards modernity?
  • EU support systems for advanced technologies in industry
  • Modern production – revolution 4.0 and the deficit of human resources

– Representative PwC


  • Andrzej J. Piotrowski, Undersecretary of State, Ministry Of Energy*
  • Wojciech Zubowski, Chairman of the Parlimentary Commission for Energy and the Treasury
  • Dominika Bettman, Chairman of finance, Siemens*
  • Radosław Domagalski-Łabędzki, Chairman Of the Board, KGHM*
  • Eryk Kłossowski, Chairman of the Board, PSE*
  • Mirosław Kowalik, Chairman of the Board, Enea
  • Solange Olszewska, Chairman of the Board, Solaris Bus & Coach SA
  • Piotr Woźniak, Chairman of the Board, PGNiG

11:30-12:15 Networking break


12:15-13:30 BLOCK I: How to keep up with the market? The challenges of the production branch with the dynamically changing needs of the clients

12:15-12:30 Introductory Presentation Production challenges in the face of current trends and changing customer needs.
– Artur Staniec, Managing Director, Simon-Kucher & Partners

12:30-12:45 Presentation: Trends and socio economic phenomena, shaping new business models and production methods
– Dariusz Stasik, Chairman of the Board, W.P.I.P.

12:45-13:45 Debate

  • How to implement product innovation to the market to respond to customer needs while still being profitable?
  • Customization of products and the impact on effectiveness
  • How to change forecasts into plans and plans into the production process?
  • Business development in the era of Industry 4.0 – how to determine the rational direction of business development based on the high volatility of the market
  • Transferring well-known lean tools into the digitization process. Is this not at odds with the idea of lean?
  • How to match with the production leaders? A holistic approach to production processes in implementing the assumptions of the 4th industrial revolution
  • New business models

– Przemysław Ozga, Editor in Chief, Production Manager


  • Dariusz Stasik, Chairman of the Board, W.P.I.P
  • Krzysztof Fiegler, Member of the Board, IPOsystem*
  • Artur Staniec, Managing Director, Simon-Kucher & Partners
  • Henryk Orfinger, Chairman of the Board, Dr Irena Eris
  • Piotr Kańtoch, Vice Chairman of the Board, Powen-Wafapomp SA*
  • Marek Wasiak, Chairman of the Board, Wasiak Group*
  • Łukasz Luto, Director, PORTA STEEL*

13:30-15:00 BLOCK II: Data and production

  • BLOCK II: Data and production
  • Big data sets – how to collect, aggregate and secure collected data?
  • How to use the potential of collected data?
  • Big data in the area of process optimization. How to increase productivity and achieve additional benefits using data sets?
  • What data do we need to control processes in the enterprise?
  • Use of neural networks in acquiring and analyzing data in the cloud
  • Do we have useless data in production?

– Michał Kaczurba, Digital Innovator, Cogitago


  • Paweł Stefański, Cairman of the Board, Balluff
  • Krystyna Baran, </strongChairman of the Board, Wiśniowski*
  • Tomasz Haiduk, Member of the board, Siemens*

15:00 Lunch

19:00 Grand Gala Leaders of the Energy and Manufacturing World

Day II- 5 April

9:00-11:00 ROUND TABLES

11:00-12:30 BLOCK III: Security first— Taking care of the security of your plant

  • Safety systems for automation systems – integration of safety and automation technologies
  • Sensors in automated manufacturing processes – must have reliable automation systems
  • Autonomous maintenance 4.0 – will the data obtained from devices eliminate failures?
  • Data clouds, how much can current IT solutions guarantee their security?
  • Resource protection – how to protect yourself from cyber-attacks and ensure the continuity of production?
  • Online monitoring of threats and operational anomalies in industrial networks
  • Security policy in an industrial plant


  • Wojciech Klimek, Chairman of the Board, FAKRO
  • Dariusz Piotrowski, General Director, Dell EMC*
  • Stefan Życzkowski, Chairman of the Board, ASTOR

12:30-13:00 Networking break

13:00-14:15 BLOCK IV: Health & safety environment

– Dariusz Stasik, Chairman of the Board


  • Safety management at the production plant
  • Policy and objectives of the company in the field of Health & Safety
  • Smart Building – a technology that changes the environment and comfort of work
  • Solutions to eliminate hazards at the workplace
  • Analysis of the risk of soil, ground and groundwater contamination
  • Practical aspects of preparing an initial report


  • Marek Maszewski Director of the Supervision Department, SEKA S.A.


  • Dariusz Stasik Chairman of the Boars, W.P.I.P.
  • Andrzej Ziółkowski, Chairman of the Board, UDT

14:15-15:30 BLOCK V: Staff 4.0 – employees wanted!

  • New jobs created as a result of digitization and robotization of production
  • What skills do employers expect?
  • The impact of revolution 4.0 on the way of management, leader 4.0 vs a traditional leader
  • Incentive systems, bonuses and remuneration systems in the era of revolution 4.0
  • Industry 4.0 competencies – reform of vocational education
  • The legal environment of the labor market revolution
  • How to involve employees in the daily processes of improving the operation of the plant?


  • Joanna Makowiecka-Gaca, CEO, Kamar SA*
  • Krystyna Boczkowska, Chairman of the Board, BOSCH
  • Agnieszka Politańska, Member of the Board, ASTOR
  • Adam Wielebski, Member of the Board, eRecruitment Solutions
  • Mariolan Raudo, Head of Corporate & Public Relations, Nestle Poland*

15:30 Lunch

Update for the day 2018-02-27