The photo of the participants of the 14th CIRCLE Conference. Phot. T. Reindl
The conference photos are available at this link
Wednesday, 19th April 2017
14.00 Registration, welcome snacks.
14:45 Official Opening of the Conference Prof. Magdalena Krzyżanowska, Head of the Organising Committee, Kozminski University, Prof. Grzegorz Mazurek, Vice-Rector for International Relations, Kozminski University and Prof. Gianpaolo Vignali, President of CIRCLE, University of Manchester.
Inaugural for full professor of The College for International Retailing, Consumerism, Leisure & Entrepreneurship (CIRCLE International), a Virtual College at The University of Vitez: Michael Fass, Razaq Raj, Mitsunori Hirogaki
15:15 Special Guest: KPMG, The Polish luxury market in the shadow of global luxury trends: value, market segmentation and investments, Tomasz Wiśniewski, Partner, Deal Advisory and Andrzej Marczak, Partner, Tax.
16:00 Keynote Speaker: Prof. Grzegorz W. Kołodko, Kozminski University, Poland, Europe, the World: After the Crisis or Before a Next One?
17:00 Special Guest: Nowy Styl Group, What is the value of responsible business partner? Alina Szastok, PR&CSR Specialist.
17:30 Special Guest: Thales, Creating long-term value in Poland by delivering tomorrow’s products today. Andrzej Banasiak, General Director.
19.00-21.00 Optional program – Polish traditional cuisine at Oberża pod Czerwonym Wieprzem (additional fee: euro 50, paid in cash on 19th April, number of participants is limited, please register by 4th April at: https://goo.gl/forms/hCQmnIgbxMGzvqSz1 ).
Thursday, 20th April 2017
09:00-11.00 Parallel Sessions 1;
Special Guest: Santander Universidades Bank Zachodni WBK; Global Santander Universidades activity in the context of supporting the academic community, Tomasz Mielniczuk, Department Director of Santander Universidades; Leadership and its impact on business, Lech Gałkowski, Managing Director Head of Corporate & Investment Banking Poland.
Circle PhD viva exam 1.
11:00-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-13:00 Parallel Sessions 2; PhD modules
14:15-16:00 Parallel Sessions 3; Circle PhD viva exam 2
17:00-19:00 Optional program – Warsaw Walk: Old Town (additional fee: euro 20, min. 10 people required; application necessary – here: application form, paid by bank transfer or credit card to eTravel Agency)
19:00-21:00 Optional program – Polish traditional dumplings at Zapiecek, Nowy Świat 64; (additional fee: euro 25, paid in cash on 19th April, number of participants is limited, please register by 4th April at: https://goo.gl/forms/hCQmnIgbxMGzvqSz1)
Friday, 21st April 2017
9:00-10:45 Parallel Sessions 4; PhD mock exam
10:45-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:45 Parallel Sessions 5; PhD modules
14:15-16:00 Parallel Sessions 6;
16:00-16:15 Coffee break
16:15-17:15 Meeting with Editors; Ending session
19.00-23.00 Gala dinner (Mercure Warszawa Grand Hotel, Krucza 28)
Saturday, 22nd April 2017
9:30-13:00 Optional program – Warsaw Sightseeing (additional fee: euro 50, min. 20 people required; application necessary – here: application form, paid by bank transfer or credit card to eTravel Agency)