Agenda of the III Innovative Manufacturing Forum

Day I, 8 November 2017

Common parts of the IV Innovative Manufacturing Forum and the XXVI Energy Conference EuroPOWER

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 Official Inauguration
dr Leszek Juchniewicz, Chairman of the Advisory Board, EuroPOWER
Joanna Makowiecka-Gaca, Chairwoman of the Advisory Board FNP, CEO, KARMAR S.A.
Dariusz Piotrowski, General Director DELL EMC in Poland*

9:10 – 9:45 Polish Energy on the development trajectory

Krzysztof Tchórzewski, Ministry of Energy

9:45 – 11:45 Inaugural Debate

Technological leap in the Polish economy – possibilities, opportunities, needs

  • Polish economy – where we are, where we should go – industrial revolution 4.0
  • Industrial policy in Poland – priorities and conditions for development, tools, coordination, execution schedules
  • Polish energy sector in the process of modernization – state inventory and extrapolation of development trends
  • Economy and society in the face of the challenges of the future (developmental) – directions of influence and anticipated implications
  • Barriers to technology transfer
    • How to overcome the difficulties of introducing new technology?
    • System barriers – overgrowth of regulation, excessive acts as a brake of development
  • Construction of new generation power generation as a driver of innovation and technological leap in the economy

Jacek Socha, Vice President, PwC, Minister of Treasury in 2004-2005

Invited speakers:
Ryszard Czarnecki, Vice President of the European Parliament
Adam Góral, President of the Management Board, Asseco Poland
Andrzej Piotrowski, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Energy
Roman Szwed, President of the Management Board, Atende S.A
Piotr Woźniak, President of the Management Board, PGNiG
Tomasz Podgajnik, CEO, Enerco*

11:45- 12:30 Coffee break

IV Innovative Manufacturing Forum


12:30 – 12:45 Presentation
Artur Jastrzębski, Manager w PwC

12:45 – 13:00 Presentation
Marcin Bielecki, Analytical Department Director , IBM

13:00 – 13:15 Presentation Managing productions in Smart Factory – it’s time for ADS (Autonomous Decision System)
Grzegorz Skowronek, Sales Director, IPOsystem

13:15 – 14:15 DEBATE

  • Effectiveness of production in the constantly changing market challenges
  • Virtual Factory – the end of costly trial and error optimization
  • Control and monitoring systems for assembly lines are the basis for cost optimization
  • Modern Predictive Maintenance Tools – Improves machine efficiency
  • Lean tools are an effective way to optimize production

Przemysław Ozga, Editor in Chief, Production Manager

Invited speakers:
Zbigniew Grycan, President of the Board, Grycan*
Piotr Łuba, Managing Partner, Business Consulting, PwC
Wojciech Klimek, Member of the Board, Fakro
Artur Pollak, President of the Board, APA Group
Stefan Życzkowski, President of the Board, Astor
Tomasz Haiduk, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives Director, Siemens

14:15 – 14:30 Presentation Take a look at conveyor belt – how to draw
conclusion thanks to fast and easy data analysys

Piotr Kowal, Team Leader PreSales, Qlik


14:30 – 14:45 Presentation Energy-efficient and productive workplaces
Jacek Mikiewicz, Strategy Director, W.P.I.P.

14:45 – 15:00 Presentation
Piotr Ciski, Country Manager, Sage

15:00 – 16:00 DEBATE

  • Infrastructure modernization – How to make a Smart factory from an old factory?
  • Energy and technical media in production
    • How to improve energy efficiency?
    • Monitoring systems for energy consumption and technical media tools to optimize production
  • How to raise funds for transformation into a modern enterprise?
  • Modernization of machinery parks

Jacek Mikiewicz, Strategy Director, W.P.I.P.

Invited speakers:
Piotr Ciski, Country Manager, Sage
Marek Duda, Member of the Board, CEZ ESCO Polska
Paweł Stefański, President of the Board, Balluff*
Tomasz Moys, Vice President of the Board, Polpharma SA*
Artur Pollak, President of the Board, APA Group
Stanisław Waśko, President of the Board, CAN-PACK

16:00 – 17:00 Lunch

17:00 Zakończenie I dnia konferencji

Day II, 8 November 2017

9:00 – 10:35 ROUNDTABLES

TABLE I How to effectively protect production systems through the dynamic development of OT technology
Jakub Jagielak, Senior Sales Manager / Sales Executive, Atende

TABLE II How to choose the best source of investment financing in the manufacturing industry ?
Krzysztof Sieczkowski, Vice Director, PwC

TABLE III Designing and implementing effective production
Michał Łopata, Leader of the FMCG Sector, ASTOR

TABLE IV Intelligent robotization and production automation in the IIoT era
Jędrzej Kowalczyk, President of the Board, Fanuc Poland

TABLE V Modern production planning and management of human resources
Krzysztof Fiegler, Member of the Board, IPOsystem

TABLE VI How to improve productivity and efficiency with comprehensive data analysis?
Leszek Wilczak, Territory Sales Manager Poland, Qlik

9:00 – 9:45 ROUND I

9:45 – 9:50 Participants exchange at the tables

9:50 – 10:35 ROUND II

ATTENTION! Participation in the Round tables formula is possible after registration.


10:45 – 11:30 DEBATE

  • Modern technologies used in robotics
  • Industrial robots in atypical applications
  • Cooperative robots – why invest in it?
  • Parameterization of robotic systems
  • Technical and business aspects of robotic investments
    • How to convince entrepreneurs to invest in robots?
  • Support for robotics – devices, robotic systems and applications.

Mieczysław Rudy, Editor, Centrum Prasowe PAP

Invited speakers:
Jędrzej Kowalczyk, President of the Board, Fanuc Polska
Janusz Jakieła, Sales Manager, KUKA Poland
Dr Jarosław Panasiuk, Wojskowa Akademia Techniczna

11:30 – 11:45 CASE STUDY 1 Automation available for all – regardless of industry and size
Marcin Gwóźdź, Manager Sales Development, Universal Robots

11:45 – 12:00 CASE STUDY 2
Michał Dutka, Key Account Manager w jednostce BU Automation Systems, Comau

12:00 – 12:15 CASE STUDY 3: 5G Network and Low Latency Computing for Robotics
Wojciech Pawlak, Business Developer Manager, hub:raum

12:15 – 12:45 Coffee break

12:45 – 14:10 BLOCK V

FIRE-CHAT: Polish manufacturers are hungry for success abroad – interviews with representatives of Polish companies with global successes.

  • What inspires them?
  • What innovations do they implement?
  • What barriers are facing the road to success?
  • How far do they look to the future?

12:45 – 13:05 FIRE-CHAT 1
Henryk Orfinger, President of the Board, Dr Irena Eris

13:05 – 13:25 FIRE-CHAT 2
Paweł Wyrzykowski, President of the Board, SECO/WARWICK

13:25 – 13:45 FIRE-CHAT 3
Henryk Siodmok, President of The Board, Grupa ATLAS*

13:45 – 14:05 FIRE-CHAT 4
Jan Filip Staniłko, Deputy Director of the Department of Innovation, Ministry of Development

14:15 – 15:45 BLOCK VI


  • Computerization of processes in the manufacturing company
    • What benefits can be achieved through the introduction of an industrial IoT?
  • Industrial computing cloud
  • Digital twins
  • Efficient data processing, retrieval of information – How to use data obtained from the production area?
  • Support for key business processes through information systems
  • How to integrate IT / OT and realize the concept of Industrial Internet of Things?

Michał Kaczurba, Director of Strategy and Development, RNT; Owner and consultant, Cogitago

Invited speakers:
Piotr Ciski, Country Manager, Sage
Ireneusz Martyniuk, Vice President, Industry Poland, Schneider Electric*
Rafał Tumiłowicz, President of the Board, EQ System*
Jarosław Zarychta, Business development Executive, Microsoft
Tomasz Zuchowicz, Ekspert, dTom Consulting
Jeffrey Becker, Cloud Saas Sales Leader, IBM

15:30 – 16:30 Lunch

Update for the day 2017-10-31