On 4-5 April at The Sheraton Warsaw Hotel, the V Innovative Manufacturing Forum took place. The event is dedicated to modern industrial technologies. It was created to promote the industrial revolution which is taking place all around the world, as well as innovations important for the development of such an important economic sector. This edition was attended by nearly 600 participants across both days.
The conference was opened by Dariusz Piotrowski, Director General of Dell EMC in Poland. During the first presentation of the Innovative Manufacturing Forum and EuroPOWER, the participants had the pleasure to be able to listen to the speech of the Minister of Energy – Krzysztof Tchórzewski.
The first day of the Forum was focused on the challenges of the production sector. Christoph Kuhn, Director, Department for Mandate Portfolio Management, European Investment Bank presented the Investment Plan for Europe (the Juncker Plan). A big impression was made by the video speech made by Megan Richards, Director, Energy Policy, European Commission.
The second day was under the slogan “ROUND TABLES”, an innovative formula where participants have the possibility to interact with each other, exchange thoughts and experience. Every table was chaired by an expert in the given branch.
The meeting allowed for deep debates of groups represented by the Boards’ of key companies, central government and experts of production and new technologies. Among the speakers of the V Innovative Manufacturing Forum were:
- Dorota Dębińska-Pokorska, Partner, PwC
- Piotr Kańtoch, Wiceprezes Zarządu, Grupa Powen-Wafapomp
- Wojciech Klimek, Członek Zarządu ds. Produkcji , FAKRO
- Jacek Siwiński, Prezes Zarządu, VELUX Polska
- Stefan Życzkowski, Prezes Zarządu, ASTOR
At the end of the first day of the conference, the Grand Gala – Leaders of the Energy and Manufacturing World took place, during which awards were awarded in the “Leaders of the Manufacturing World”.
We invite you to view the full photo gallery of the V Innovative Production Forum.