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· Sessions
Workshops
Workshops hosted by sponsors on separate platforms
2021-04-08T10:00:00Z 2021-04-08T12:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Workshops https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Opening Ceremony
2021-04-08T13:00:00Z 2021-04-08T13:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw Opening+Ceremony+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Opening Speech
Opening Speech by Dr Arkady Rzegocki, the Republic of Poland Ambassador to the United Kingdom
2021-04-08T13:15:00Z 2021-04-08T13:20:00Z Europe/Warsaw Opening+Speech+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Polarization of European democracies
European democracies experienced polarization in the past decade due to radical movements gaining popularity.
Marcin Matczak Maciej Kisilowski Wojciech Szacki Arkadiusz Radwan Julia Jasinska
2021-04-08T14:00:00Z 2021-04-08T15:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Polarization+of+European+democracies https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Business Powered by Technology
The pandemic has accelerated the digitalization of many business areas, but to what extent?
Aleksandra Pedraszewska Lukasz Bolikowski Witold Kowalczyk Kasia Dorsey Robert Bogucki Piotr Zegadło
2021-04-08T14:00:00Z 2021-04-08T15:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Business+Powered+by+Technology https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote Speech
Judge Piotr Hofmański was the first and thus far, the only Pole to receive a nomination for the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Audiovisual Unit
2021-04-08T15:15:00Z 2021-04-08T15:45:00Z Europe/Warsaw Keynote+Speech https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Re-discovery of Polish identity
Revisiting the history of Polish culture has recently become an object of not only academic research but also a prominent topic in public debate.
Maria Kobielska Norman Davies Dobrochna Kałwa
2021-04-08T16:15:00Z 2021-04-08T17:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Re-discovery+of+Polish+identity+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Movie Screening - Zabij to i Wyjedź z Tego Miasta
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2021-04-08T17:30:00Z 2021-04-08T19:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Movie+Screening++-+Zabij+to+i+Wyjed%C5%BA+z+Tego+Miasta https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Movie Panel
Join us on Zoom: https://us05web.zoom.us/j/86724318140?pwd=ZHJsTW4yWC9XR2s1QUhsOW9Famtadz09
2021-04-08T20:30:00Z 2021-04-08T21:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Movie+Panel+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote Speech
In her speech professor Javorcik is going to tell us about the post-pandemic reconstruction seen from the perspective of the financial sector.
Beata Javorcik
2021-04-09T12:00:00Z 2021-04-09T12:50:00Z Europe/Warsaw Keynote+Speech https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Day 2 welcome & updates
All important updates about the upcoming day delivered to you by our Project Leaders
2021-04-09T12:55:00Z 2021-04-09T13:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Day+2+welcome+%26+updates https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
New Silk Road - the future of Sino-Polish Relations
The role of China in the contemporary world has been a topic igniting debate and creating a wide range of controversies.
Janusz Piechocinski Bogdan  Góralczyk XIAOFENG XU Patrycja Pendrakowska Witold Orłowski
2021-04-09T13:15:00Z 2021-04-09T14:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw New+Silk+Road+-+the+future+of+Sino-Polish+Relations+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Military in the age of digital disruption
Military development is nowadays as quick as never before. Countries invest in new fighters, radio jamming systems and cyber defence forces.
Mirosław Rozanski Marek Matraszek Paweł Stobiecki Remigiusz Wilk Andrzej PAWLIKOWSKI
2021-04-09T13:15:00Z 2021-04-09T14:55:00Z Europe/Warsaw Military+in+the+age+of+digital+disruption https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The future of Polish Capital Market
What will the third wave of Covid bring? Shall, we expect an anaemic condition or a steady and confident growth?
Izabela Olszewska Leszek Skiba Eryk Łon Krzysztof Berenda Aneta Hryckiewicz
2021-04-09T15:00:00Z 2021-04-09T16:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw The+future+of+Polish+Capital+Market https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Technology and Culture
Treating art and science as complementary perspectives in creative interaction. Does artistry exist in the world of ones and zeros?
Ania Malinowska Aleksandra Hirszfeld Weronika Lewandowska Dariusz Gross #DATAsculptor 🔵
2021-04-09T15:00:00Z 2021-04-09T16:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Technology+and+Culture https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Is it high time for Euro in Poland?
According to many, the Euro as the currency in Poland will be the economic guarantor of Poland's membership in the European Union.
Agnieszka Smoleńska Andrzej Halesiak Stefan Kawalec Bartlomiej E. Nowak Radoslaw Sikorski
2021-04-09T16:30:00Z 2021-04-09T17:40:00Z Europe/Warsaw Is+it+high+time+for+Euro+in+Poland%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Pandemic as an investment catalyst
With rock-bottom rates introduced by the central banks, the pushed out capital is looking for investments.
Robert Sroka Pawel Kuznicki Pawel Malon Marcin Leja Malgorzata Karas
2021-04-09T16:30:00Z 2021-04-09T17:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Pandemic+as+an+investment+catalyst https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Pitches for XV Congress and Federation of Polish Student Societies in the UK elections
Listen to pitches by university representatives and decide where next years' Congress should take place.
2021-04-09T17:40:00Z 2021-04-09T19:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw Pitches+for+XV+Congress+and+Federation+of+Polish+Student+Societies+in+the+UK+elections https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The future of nuclear energy
Do we have better alternatives to coal? Will Poland turn into a crater? Analysis of the advantages and disadvantages of nuclear power plants.
Jakub Wiech Dariusz Szwed Adam Blazowski Mirosław Proppé Beata Maciejewska
2021-04-10T10:30:00Z 2021-04-10T11:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw The+future+of+nuclear+energy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Foodwaste
Nearly one-third of all food produced in the world is discarded or wasted. In 2010, the average American generated about 219 pounds (99 kg) of food waste.
Dobrosława Gogłoza Marek Borowski Krzysiek Rzyman Virginie Little Katarzyna Matej
2021-04-10T11:30:00Z 2021-04-10T12:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Foodwaste https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Antarctica "on fire"
As one of twenty countries, Poland has its year-round Antarctic station.Does the COVID-19 pandemic matter in a remote area? How did 2020 affect the ice sheet?
Mikołaj Golachowski Katarzyna Tołkacz Grzegorz Kwolek Małgorzata Korczak-Abshire
2021-04-10T11:30:00Z 2021-04-10T12:45:00Z Europe/Warsaw Antarctica+%22on+fire%22+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Cooking Workshop
DARIUSZ  KUZNIAK
2021-04-10T12:55:00Z 2021-04-10T13:25:00Z Europe/Warsaw Cooking+Workshop+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Politics in culture
What is the nature of culture in its coexistence with politics? Is it a natural relation of two completely different spheres?
Pamela Bożek Zofka Kofta Michalina Kuczyńska Bogna Świątkowska Bolesław Chromry
2021-04-10T13:30:00Z 2021-04-10T14:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Politics+in+culture+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Cybersecurity
Algorithms often understand users of new technologies better than themselves. Can we still talk about free will?
Andrzej Dyjak Petros Psyllos Andrzej Kozłowski
2021-04-10T13:30:00Z 2021-04-10T14:30:00Z Europe/Warsaw Cybersecurity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Careers Fair
Careers Fair
Head over to vendor booths and talk to representatives from companies sponsoring Congress!
2021-04-10T15:00:00Z 2021-04-10T16:00:00Z Europe/Warsaw Careers+Fair+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Space - the next great conquest?
Even though international cooperation may seem apparent, there are more frequent calls upon establishing departments of armies responsible for space.
Bogusław WONTOR Iwona Stanislawska Marcin Kamassa
2021-04-10T16:30:00Z 2021-04-10T17:50:00Z Europe/Warsaw Space+-+the+next+great+conquest%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Closing ceremony
2021-04-10T18:00:00Z 2021-04-10T18:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw Closing+ceremony https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Quiz
Check how much you remembered from this years' Congress and get a chance to win exciting prizes!
2021-04-10T18:15:00Z 2021-04-10T19:15:00Z Europe/Warsaw Quiz https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fxiv-congress-of-polish-student-societies-in-the-uk Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Marcin Matczak

Associate Professor at the Department of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw

Maciej Kisilowski

writer, Associate Professor at the Central European University

Bogusław WONTOR

MP

Mikołaj Golachowski

Writer, journalist

Pamela Bożek

Artist and activist

Petros Psyllos

Programmer and inventor

Andrzej Dyjak

Owner at Bezpieczny Kod, Software Security Architect

Zofka Kofta

Graphic designer

Robert Sroka

Director for Responsible Investment (for Central Europe) at Abris Capital Partners

Izabela Olszewska

Członek Zarządu Giełdy Papierów Wartościowych w Warszawie

Mirosław Rozanski

Lt. General, Chairman of the StratPoints Foundation

Ania Malinowska

Futurologist and sociologist, Fulbright Scholar

Agnieszka Smoleńska

Moderator, Polityka Insight Team

Aleksandra Hirszfeld

Founder of Entuzjastki, Artist, Philosopher

Iwona Stanislawska

Head of the Space Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences

Leszek Skiba

Chairman of the PEKAO S.A. Bank

Pawel Kuznicki

Executive Director at Dimedic

Andrzej Kozłowski

Moderator, Main editor of cybersecurity24 portal

Marek Matraszek

Moderator, Chairman of the CEC Group

Paweł Stobiecki

Lecturer at War Studies Academy in Warsaw

Wojciech Szacki

Moderator, Head of Political Desk at Polityka Insight

Eryk Łon

Member of the Monetary Policy Council

Janusz Piechocinski

Chairman of the Polish-Asian Chamber of Commerce

Stanisław Kopyta

Co-Head of Speakers Team

Krzysztof Rentflejsz

Co-Head of Speakers Team

Marcin Kamassa

Main editor of space24 portal

Bogdan Góralczyk

Professor at University of Warsaw

Weronika Lewandowska

VR Writer and Researcher, Media and Trends Lecturer

Aleksandra Pedraszewska

Co-Founder and COO at VividQ

Dobrosława Gogłoza

Head of Strategy in All Hands Agency

Michalina Kuczyńska

Journalist, Archive of the Public Protests

Lukasz Bolikowski

Associate Director BCG Gamma

DARIUSZ KUZNIAK

Cooking Workshop

Witold Kowalczyk

Director Zapata Computing Inc.

XIAOFENG XU

Economic Counselor of the Embassy of People's Republic of China in Warsaw

Kasia Dorsey

CEO of Yosh.AI deep tech company developing voice & visual assistants for retail.

Arkadiusz Radwan

Director at Polish Academy of Sciences - Scientific Center in Vienna

Marek Borowski

President of the Federation of Polish Food Banks

Maria Kobielska

Memory scholar, Jagiellonian University

Pawel Malon

Managing Director at Stability Capital

Andrzej Halesiak

Economist, blogger

Katarzyna Tołkacz

Institute of the Antarctic Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences

Jakub Wiech

Editor of Energetyka24

Patrycja Pendrakowska

Moderator, Analyst at the Boym Institute

Grzegorz Kwolek

Moderator, RMF FM radio broadcaster

Marcin Leja

Managing Director at Credit Value Investments

Witold Orłowski

Professor of economics

Robert Bogucki

CTO deepsense.ai

Krzysztof Berenda

Economic Journalist at RMF FM

Stefan Kawalec

Former Vice Minister of Finance

Julia Jasinska

Senior Executive at Hanbury Strategy

Piotr Zegadło

Associate Professor at Koźminski University

Dariusz Szwed

Economist, social activist, specialist in Green Politics

Audiovisual Unit

President of the International Criminal Court

Beata Javorcik

Chief Economist at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Dobrochna Kałwa

Historian, Associate Professor at the Institute of History of the University of Warsaw

Dariusz Gross #DATAsculptor 🔵

Artist, the Founding Member of AIArtists.org and MLearning.ai CEO

Aneta Hryckiewicz

Associate Professor of Finance at Kozminski University

Norman Davies

Historian, Associate Professor at the University of London

Beata Maciejewska

MP of Wiosna Party

Andrzej PAWLIKOWSKI

Brig. General, Lecturer at War Studies Academy in Warsaw

Bolesław Chromry

Draftsman and satirist

Bogna Świątkowska

Bęc Zmiana Charity President

Małgorzata Korczak-Abshire

Antarctic Biology department, Polish Academy of Sciences

Katarzyna Matej

Volunteer at Foodsharing Warszawa

Virginie Little

Head of Little Greenfinity agency

Krzysiek Rzyman

Economic journalist and entrepreneur

Mirosław Proppé

CEO of WWF Poland

Adam Blazowski

Engineer, publicist, Co-Founder of ,,FOTA4Climate"

Malgorzata Karas

Investment Vice President at SoftBank

Remigiusz Wilk

Communications Director in WB Group

Bartlomiej E. Nowak

Political scientist and economist

Radoslaw Sikorski

Member of European Parliament

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