Locked content NCBR launches new PLN 500 mln programme

The Polish National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) has launched a new startegic programme “Techmatstrateg,” which is focused on modern materials technologies (technologies of construction materials; nanoelectronic and photonic materials; functional materials with designed pro...

Gowin in FT: Poland should buy up foreign banks

Foreign capital “definitely has too much power” in the Polish banking industry, Minister of Science and Higher Education Jarosław Gowin told British newspaper the Financial Times arguing the state should act to increase the level of Polish ownership as part of a program of “economic patrioti...

Locked content PLN 400 million for innovative projects in the regions

The National  Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) has announced the formation of the Regional Science and Research Agendas (RANB), which provides a PLN 400 million fund for the science industry in Poland. Under this framework, the science industry will be able to apply for funding of innovati...

Locked content PLN 50 mln for innovative drones by NCBR

On May 10, Poland’s National Centre for Research and Development announced the launch of a new sectoral program called INNOSBZ. Applicants will compete for a total pool of PLN 50 million. The aim of INNOSBZ is to support innovation in the Polish unmanned systems industry, which includes aircra...

Locked content Gowin: Polish schools need to teach creative thinking

Minister of Science and Higher Education Jarosław Gowin said that Polish schools teach schematic thinking and his department wants to break away from it by replacing imitation with innovation. According to Gowin, primary and higher education in Poland has, in the last couple of years, been seen as t...

Locked content Right-wing coalition parties with diverging programs

Polish Radio Trójka reported on an interview with professor Ryszard Bugaj. The latter comments the recent political scene on the right, where Jarosław Gowin and Zbigniew Ziobro have entered into a wider coalition front with Law and Justice (PiS). “Their economic programs are so different that ...

Locked content SKL to support Jarosław Gowin’s new party

The Conservative People’s Party (SKL), has announced that it will disband and merge its structures with Poland Together (PRJG), a new economically liberal and socially conservative party founded by former justice minister Jarosław Gowin. Although SKL is currently not in parliament, its former ...