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Chillout spots

Some bounce rubber balls against the wall, shoot hoops into a wastepaper basket, listen to tunes on their headphones, while others sneak out for a quick cig behind the office building. We all need to take a breather every now and then. With the increasing talent shortage, employers go out of their w...
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Institutionalized luxury rentals coming to Poland

WBJ sat down with Xavier Jongen, management board member at investment manager Catella Real Estate, to talk about the company’s No. 44 rental apartments in Warsaw and the luxury rental property market in Poland
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Growing slowly but surely

The luxury residential real estate market in Poland has continued to grow steadily over the past few years. As Poles become more and more affluent, the prospects for this niche sector remain positive
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From quantity to quality

After 15 years of development, the outlet center market in Poland is not expected to see many new project openings in the near future. This does not mean that the sector is not in for major changes
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Where is Poland’s Silicon Valley?

A software engineer comes up with a tech idea and develops it into a business. He/she makes a proof of concept, assembles a team with the necessary skillset and together they work towards monetizing the idea. They find a VC willing to provide them with financing, validate their prototype and then go...
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Industry 4.0. Are we there yet?

Three industrial revolutions have created the world we live in now and we are about to witness yet another major leap. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is sweeping the developed world: constant data exchange between machines and continuous data analysis are creating a world where ultra-fast, virtual...
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Scaling up with The Heart

The Heart Warsaw, a hub that brings together young tech firms with large corporations, has already launched its third themed program. After FinTech and Omichannel, it’s now time to look at the HealthTech business. WBJ talked to Tomasz Rudolf, CEO of The Heart Warsaw, about how The Heart can help sta...

Future of HealthTech

WBJ talked to Dr. Zsuzsanna Varga, global program manager Grants4apps at Bayer and Bogusław Tobiasz, head of IT for CEE at Bayer about the potential of healthtech start-ups in CEE and Europe

Health tech roundup

Many Polish medical tech firms have already made a name for themselves. Recently, WSE-listed Infoscan filed with the Food and Drug Administration to have their sleep apnea monitors certified for sale in the US market. Another listed company, Medicalgorithmics, the producer of portable ECG devices, h...
Project name: Dune (building 'B')

Location: Mielno

Investor: Firmus Group

Completion date: H2 2017

Poland’s luxury second homes

As the summer vacation season arrives, we take a look at new luxury second homes in some of Poland’s major seaside and mountain resorts. According to Marlena Kosiura, an expert from InwestycjewKurortach.pl, an industry website, Poland still lacks classic luxury second-home villas that can be found i...