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R&D Summit

The most important R&D conference

in Poland

 


Warsaw, September 12th 2017

Warsaw Spire

R&D Summit

R&D Summit is an annual meeting of R&D leaders in Poland. The conference is dedicated to the latest trends in innovation, with the participation of the best Polish and international R&D experts.

TOP TRENDS AND TOP R&D TOOLS

The knowledge is organized in two main thematic blocks which are crucial for the area of R&D.

UNIQUE FORMULA

session of dynamic presentations, debate heads of R&D, roundtables, networking evening

R&D COMMUNITY

leaders, bosses, experts R&D,  managers and specialists of innovation, representatives of universities, Members and Partners R & D Club

Last year R&D Summit

Key speakers

Jarosław Mastalerz
Jarosław Mastalerz
Vice-President of the Management Board, Head of Operations and IT mBank
From 2007 member of the Management Board of BRE Bank SA, Head of Retail Banking, and entrusted him with the coordination of all the business and communication activities of mBank in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia, as well as MultiBank, Private Banking and Aspiro SA, a subsidiary set up during his term of office. For nearly five years as head of the Retail Banking of BRE Bank SA, implemented a range of product and technology innovations (in particular in the area of credit products available via the remote channels, affluent client service and mobile banking). From April 2012 r. Mr Mastalerz was appointed Member of the Management Board, Chief Operations Officer responsible for IT and logistics area.
Prof. dr hab. Piotr Kula
Prof. dr hab. Piotr Kula
Vice-rector for Innovation - Lodz University of Technology
Author of three monographies, 256 scientific articles, 21 patents and 19 unpublished reports from research on the problems of surface engineering. Under his leadership, the team from Lodz University of Technology has developed a unique method of production of high quality graphene.
Marcin Hejka
Marcin Hejka
Vice President - Intel Capital
Vice President, Managing Director, CEO of Intel Capital, responsible for transactions in Central and Eastern Europe on both corporations’ and consumers’ sides, in the area of telecommunication, Internet, software and services
Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman
Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman
Founder & CEO - techBrainers
Co-founder of D-raft Corporate Accelerator, CEO of techBrainers, a company engaged in technology scouting and audit of innovations – delivering technological solutions for the R&D departments in corporations.
Dr Pierre Orlewski
Dr Pierre Orlewski
Manager Open Innovation EMEA - Goodyear Innovation Center
Expert of the Goodyear Innovation Center in Luxembourg, advisor in the automotive industry in new products’ development, technology marketing, R&D and innovation management.
Bradford L. Goldense
Bradford L. Goldense
President & CEO - Goldense Group
Founder and CEO of Goldense Group Inc. [GGI], a company that specializes in consulting, market research and education, centered on advanced business technologies and management, product strategies, development and commercialization of products.

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BLOKÓW TEMATYCZNYCH

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SZEFÓW R&D

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UNIKATOWYCH EKSPERTÓW

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STOLIKÓW EKSPERCKICH

Program 2017

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8:30-9:00

REGISTRATION


 

9:15-11:30

PRESENTATIONS (#1) – TOP INNOVATION MANAGEMENT TOOLS

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Ralph Talmont

Chairman techBrainers R&D Summit 2016

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9:15-10.10

Top 12 Trends in the Science of Managing R&D and Product Development,
Bradford L. Goldense, Founder & President, Goldense Group, Boston, USA

 

Carianne Schamhart

10:10-10:50

Innovation Metrics & Measurement, Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman, CEO, techBrainers

 

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10:50-11:30

R&D: do we do RIGHT things in the RIGHT way and in the RIGHT time? Best practice. Dr Pierre Orlewski, Manager Open Innovation EMEA, Goodyear Innovation Center


 

 

Bartosz Soja

9:00-9:15

OPEN SEASSION

Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman, CEO techBrainers

 

 

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11:45-13.25

PRESENTATIONS (#2) – TOP R&D TRENDS

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11:30-11:45

COFFEE BREAK


 

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12:10-12:35

API Economy as an effective way to create innovation. Jarosław Mastalerz, COO at mBank.

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11:45:12:10

Grafen made in Poland, prof. Piotr Kula, Advanced Graphene Products

 

12.35-13.00

Micro, nano, smart – a new generation of materials technology – how to cooperate to effectively apply? dr Filip Granek XTPL

13:00-13:25

Why do we need space-based IP? Space technologies within entrepreneurs’ reach, Sebastian Straube,  Founder, Interstellar Ventures and Brian Lim, Co Founder – DeltaV Space Hub


 

 

 

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13:25-14:15

LUNCH


 

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14:15-15.15

EXPERTS DEBATE: „THE TOP TRENDS IN R&D”


 

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Wojciech Brzeziński

Moderator of debate

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Marcin Hejka, Vice-President, Intel Corporate

Prof. dr hab. Piotr Kula, Prorektor ds. Innowacji Politechniki Łódzkiej, Advanced Graphene Products

Tomasz Jarmicki

Katarzyna Rybicka, Member of The Board Amplus

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Piotr Komala, Development Director, Member of the Management Board of the Company GERDA o.o.

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Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman, CEO techBrainers

15:15-15:25

COFFEE BREAK

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15:25-17.00

ROUNDTABLES – TOP INNOVATION MANAGMENT TOOLS


 

Innovativeness audit

Dr Pierre Orlewski, Manager Open Innovation EMEA Goodyear Innovation Centre

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How to effectively support the processes R&D at the company

Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman, CEO techBrainers

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How to measure innovation? (case study)

Marcin Kolago, RWE Innovation Hub

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What Makes an Effective Technology Scout?

Laurent Uhres, Technology Scout, techBrainers

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R&D Funding in Poland

Łukasz Kościjańczuk, Manager – European Advisory Services Team Crido Taxand and Krzysztof Wocial, Deputy Head of the Department of Implementation of EU Programmes – MJWPU

 

 

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VC funds as a way of co-innovation

Jacek Błoński – ‎Managing Partner Zernike Meta Ventures Ingenium Poland, Partner at META Group – ‎Zernike Meta Ventures

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Startups as a source of innovation and R&D partner

Tomasz Rudolf, CEO D-RAFT

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How to successfully apply for Horizon 2020

Katarzyna Walczyk-Matuszczyk, Deputy Director of the KPK for EU Research Programmes

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Strategy for intellectual property management – development and implementation

Piotr Dynowski, Partner Bird & Bird i Mateusz Dubek, Associate Bird & Bird


 

15:25-17.00

ROUNDTABLES – TOP R&D TRENDS


 

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Large-format graphene – A technology ready for application

Maciej Gałązka, president Advanced Graphene Products

Energy storage – how to speed up breakthrough?

Justyna Piszczatowska, Wysokie Napięcie

 

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Big Data Innovation – How do you revolutionize your operations, based on data-driven culture

Artur Banach – CEO Netsprint

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Space IP for company? (ang.)

Brian Lim, Co Founder – DeltaV Space Hub and Sebastian Straube, Founder, Interstellar Ventures

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Future food – innovation in FMCG

Katarzyna Kowalska – Co-Founder & Vice-President UNIMOS


 

19:30-22:30

NETWORKING EVENING (only for R&D Club Members & Partners)

* The organizers reserve the right to make changes in the planned agenda.

About R&D Club

R&D Club is a prestigious community of R&D leaders.

Its main objective is to integrate specialists in the area of R&D in Poland. We place great emphasis on creating and implementing joint projects and establishing partnerships among the Members, solving their current technological problems, and internationalization of technologies.

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AGP

“Today we know how to produce graphene, now we are looking for industries, in which it will start to be used. We are actively cooperating with partners such as techBrainers R&D Club, which brings together experts – heads and managers of the Polish and international R&D departments. Thanks to that we reach companies, institutions and experts dealing with implementation of technologies. There is a lot of interest and the challenges are big.”

Maciej Gałązka, AGP president

formaster

“The most important part in the integration of the R&D community is that, for the first time, we will have the opportunity to share best practices and techniques of organizing the research and development activities in our organizatrions”.

Maciej Bursztein, R&D Director Formaster SA

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“The idea is excellent. I truly support it. The Polish R&D community should have federalize itself a long time ago and create a kind of an association so that yhe united voice of the community, especially when it comes to the needs of the partnership between Polish academies and institutions, the need of finantial stimulation, would finally be heard by different ministries”.

Dr Pierre Orlewski, Manager Open Innovation EMEA Goodyear Innovation Center Luxemburg

 
FAMUR
SIEMENS
Fibaro Group
PCC Group
Gerda
Orlen
Aryzta
PCO
Amplus
XTPL
Flexpol
plastbox
Engineo
Seco/warwic
Beyond
BorgW
BTM
Clovin
Energa
Envelo
Eurosenergy
Formaster
HTL
INTERCHEMALL
KopexGroup
Netsprint
Orenore
Premedia soulution/RR Donnelly
Transition
intel
AGP
KGHM
Honeywell
Citi Bank Handlowy
GOODYEAR
PGNiG
PHILIPS
 

Speakers

Dr Pierre Orlewski
Dr Pierre Orlewski
Manager Open Innovation EMEA - Goodyear Innovation Center

Expert of the Goodyear Innovation Center in Luxembourg, advisor in the automotive industry in new products’ development, technology marketing, R&D and innovation management.

Piotr Komala
Piotr Komala
Development Director, Member of the Management Board of the Company GERDA o.o.
An expert in the field of European joinery market and the modern glass building, with many years of experience in R & D and innovation implementation on the market with the support of modern marketing tools. Previously, among others, Senior Vice-President. Development at Oknoplast and Director of Marketing and Innovation at Saint-Gobain Glass.
dr Filip Granek
dr Filip Granek
CTO at XTPL
Leader of scientific and technological project XTPL. A prominent specialist in the field of modern technology of solar cells and technologies based on nanomaterials. For nearly 10 years he worked in prestigious international research institutions and enterprises Hi-Tech, among others Fraunhofer ISE (Germany), ECN (Netherlands), ANU (Australia). The author of 70 scientific publications and 30 international patent applications and patents.
Mateusz Dubek
Mateusz Dubek
Lawyer at Bird&Bird
Associate in the Polish office of Bird & Bird. He specializes in disputes in the field of industrial property rights, unfair competition and copyright law and international arbitration proceedings.
Piotr Dynowski, LL. M.
Piotr Dynowski, LL. M.
Directs the practice of Intellectual Property and Tech & Comms in the Polish office of Bird & Bird. He is a recognized expert in intellectual property law, in particular in the field of patent law. He has over 16 years of experience in advising entrepreneurs and institutional clients with the most innovative sectors of the economy.
Piotr Sławski
Piotr Sławski
CEO of the Xplorer Fund
CEO of the fund Xplorer Fund, a fund manager Xplorer Fund and Chief Investment in venture capital fund Zernike Meta - Ventures. With the VC industry related to more than 10 years, and previously with the banking sector, where as an analyst at the headquarters BGZ worked on transactions including financing Polkomtel and PGNiG.
Katarzyna Walczyk-Matuszyk
Katarzyna Walczyk-Matuszyk
Deputy Director of KPK EU Research Programmes
Project Coordinator NCP_WIDE.NET funded under Horizon 2020. The President of the Association Top 500 Innovators. A graduate of the Top 500 Innovators Program at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, USA. Expert Programme Committee of the European Commission in the area of innovation in SMEs and Access to Finance Capital Risk.
Wojciech Brzeziński
Wojciech Brzeziński
Journalist with Polsat News
Journalist with Polsat News, and a proud geek. He’s the creator of ‘Horyzont Zdarzeń’, the first weekly science and technology news show on Polish TV and the author of a number of technology-related articles in weekly newspaper ‘Tygodnik Powszechny’ and monthly magazine ‘Logo’.
Katarzyna Rybicka
Katarzyna Rybicka
Member of the Board, Strategy and Developmen Director
A graduate of the Cracow University of Economics and MBA studies at the Academy. Kozminski University in Warsaw. Before Amplus Director of the Department of Strategic Projects. Specialist reorganization of structures, process optimization, implementation of innovation management portfolio project. Winner of the fifth edition of the Polish Nartional Sales Awards for Innovations in sales.
Marcin Hejka
Marcin Hejka
Vice President - Intel Capital
Vice President, Managing Director, CEO of Intel Capital, responsible for transactions in Central and Eastern Europe on both corporations’ and consumers’ sides, in the area of telecommunication, Internet, software and services
Jarosław Mastalerz
Jarosław Mastalerz
Vice-President of the Management Board, Head of Operations and IT mBank
From 2007 member of the Management Board of BRE Bank SA, Head of Retail Banking, and entrusted him with the coordination of all the business and communication activities of mBank in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia, as well as MultiBank, Private Banking and Aspiro SA, a subsidiary set up during his term of office. For nearly five years as head of the Retail Banking of BRE Bank SA, implemented a range of product and technology innovations (in particular in the area of credit products available via the remote channels, affluent client service and mobile banking). From April 2012 r. Mr Mastalerz was appointed Member of the Management Board, Chief Operations Officer responsible for IT and logistics area.
Bradford L. Goldense
Bradford L. Goldense
President & CEO - Goldense Group
Founder and CEO of Goldense Group Inc. [GGI], a company that specializes in consulting, market research and education, centered on advanced business technologies and management, product strategies, development and commercialization of products.
Ralph Talmont
Ralph Talmont
He is curated TEDxWarsaw and ambassador TEDx Eastern Europe. He is also a co-founder of the Foundation seriatim, mentor Founders Institute and a lecturer at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts (Department of Design).
Brian Lim
Brian Lim
Co Founder – DeltaV Space Hub
A leader in global space-based Innovation, supported over 600 starts ups and leaded six space startups to initial investment and profitability. His company, Hypercubes, which helps Governments and Companies globally to mitigate their climate change risk, using next generation earth observation technology.
Maciej Gałązka
Maciej Gałązka
CEO Advanced Graphene Products
For years associated with innovative technologies. Before becoming the CEO of AGP he served since 2009 as Director of Sales in the company Computec SA where, among others, responsible for the management and implementation of projects. Member of the Association Delphia24 One Design Regatta, an avid windsurfer, skier and triathlete.
Łukasz Kościjańczuk
Łukasz Kościjańczuk
Manager Crido Taxand
Manager in the European Advisory Crido Taxand. Author of articles and publications related to acquisition financing (European Funds, Puls Biznesu Market and Health).
Artur Banach
Artur Banach
CEO Netsprint
In Netsprint he has been working since 2001. In 2003. He was appointed President of the Board. In 2000-2001 he worked with the Internet incubator e-Katalyst. Previously, he worked in the Tax and Legal Services at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Los Angeles, and also participated in the project in a consulting firm Central Europe Trust in Warsaw.
Jacek Błoński
Jacek Błoński
Managing Partner Zernike Meta Ventures Ingenium Poland, Partner META Group
Partner META Group, fund managers Zernike Meta Ventures and Xplorer, Business Angel, the first Pole Senior Vice President European Business Angels Network (EBAN), a graduate of Singularity University at NASA Ames Research Park in Mountain View (California, USA) and the IESE Business School in Barcelona . He was head of the pricing policy of the BMW Group and an analyst at Enterprise Investors Corporation. Since 2007. He is the head of Lewiatan Business Angels.
Co-creator of "Wysokie napięcie"
He is a journalist since 2006. Work in the "Parkiet" began while still a student at the Faculty of Economic Sciences. Later, she has also been in "Rzeczpospolita" and "Bloomberg Businesweek Poland." It is now one of the publishers of the portal "High Voltage".
Katarzyna Kowalska
Katarzyna Kowalska
Co-Founder & Vice-President UNIMOS
Vice President and co-founder of UNIMOS responsible for supporting companies, universities and clusters of internationalization, international expansion and export promotion. Member of TCI Network and certified facilitator clusters Empretec / Proex.
Sebastian Straube
Sebastian Straube
Founder Interstellar Ventures

Founder Interstellar Ventures, a VC fund focusing on investments in the downstream (software) & upstream (hardware) area of the “New Space” sector and on technologies with application potential in this sector – like artificial intelligence, robotics, digital manufacturing and nano-materials.

Laurent Uhres
Laurent Uhres
Expert in the field of technology and new products development, including the sector of production of sensors
Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman
Magdalena Jackowska-Rejman
Founder & CEO - techBrainers
Co-founder of D-raft Corporate Accelerator, CEO of techBrainers, a company engaged in technology scouting and audit of innovations – delivering technological solutions for the R&D departments in corporations.
Prof. dr hab. Piotr Kula
Prof. dr hab. Piotr Kula
Vice-rector for Innovation - Lodz University of Technology

Author of three monographies, 256 scientific articles, 21 patents and 19 unpublished reports from research on the problems of surface engineering. Under his leadership, the team from Lodz University of Technology has developed a unique method of production of high quality graphene.

Marcin Kolago
Marcin Kolago
RWE Innovation Hub
Manager managing projects and innovations, implementation of new business ideas in the Innovation Hub RWE in Essen, the largest unit dealing with the development of new business models in the area of utilities. He worked at RWE in Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland. It managed the implementation of IT systems serving over a million customers, coordinated customer service at RWE in Central and Eastern Europe.
Tomasz Rudolf
Tomasz Rudolf
CEO - D-RAFT
CEO of D-RAFT, an European executive startup search company, supporting the largest corporations in finding and implementing solutions created by the best startups. An expert in the field of innovation, strategy and new business models

Honorary patronage

 
Crido
NCBR
SIEMENS
PAIH
 

Partners

 
Crido
SIEMENS
PAIH
 

 Substantive partners

 Media partners

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Contact

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