Program

23-24 November 2021

  • 23 November - Strategic management
  • 24 November - Operational management
    • 9:00

      OPENING SESSION

      • Welcome: Prof. Łukasz Sułkowski, President of the Management Board of PCG Polska, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, University of Social Sciences
      • Oppening ceremony: Wojciech Murdzek, Secretary of State, Ministry of Education and Science, Government Plenipotentiary for the reform of research institutes

      Oppening speeches:

       

      • Prof. Arkadiusz Mężyk, President of the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland, Rector, The Silesian Technical University
      • Prof. Jerzy Woźnicki, President of the Polish Rectors Foundation
    • 9:30

      PRESENTATION:

      KEYNOTE SPEECH: THE FUTURE ROLE OF UNIVERSITIES IN THE POST-COVID 19 ERA

       

      Speaker:

      • Phil Baty, Chief Knowledge Officer, Times Higher Education
    • 10:00

      BREAK

    • 10:10

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      HIGHER EDUCATION AND SCIENCE IN THE LIGHT OF THE NATIONAL RECONSTRUCTION PLAN, THE EU FINANCIAL PERSPECTIVE 2021-27 AND THE STATE BUDGET FOR 2022

      Moderator:

      • Prof. Jerzy Woźnicki, President of the Polish Rectors Foundation

      Speakers:

      • Prof. Zbigniew Marciniak, Chairman of the Central Council of Science and Higher Education
      • Dr hab. Stanisław Mazur, prof. UEK, Rector of the University of Economics in Krakow, Chairman of the Economic Affairs Committee of KRASP
      • Wojciech Murdzek, Secretary of State, Ministry of Education and Science, Government Plenipotentiary for the reform of research institutes
      • Sebastian Skuza, Secretary of State, Ministry of Finance, General Inspector of Financial Information

       

    • 11:10

      PRESENTATION:

      THE SCIENCECLOUD SYSTEM FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF ITS USERS

      Speakers:

      • Piotr Masalski, Director of the Sciencecloud Business Line, PCG Academia
      • Dr Leszek Szafrański, Jagiellonian Library, Jagiellonian University
      • Danuta Tuszyńska, SWPS University
      • Prof. Wiesław Czołpiński, The Theater Academy A. Zelwerowicz in Warsaw
    • 11:20

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      EVALUATION OF SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES FOR 2017-2021. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE FUTURE

      Moderator:

      • Prof. Łukasz Sułkowski, President of the Management Board of PCG Polska, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, University of Social Sciences

      Speakers:

      • Prof. Aleksandra Cisłak-Wójcik, Vice-Rector for Science, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
      • Prof. Piotr Kuśtrowski, Vice-Rector for Research and Structural Funds, Jagiellonian University
      • Prof. Zygmunt Lalak, Vice-Rector for Research, University of Warsaw
    • 12:20

      PRESENTATION:

      EVALUATION OF SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES 2017-2021. TECHNICAL ASPECTS WHICH ARE WORTH PAYING ATTENTION TO

      Speaker:

      • Marek Michajłowicz, Deputy Director, National Information Processing Institute – National Research Institute
    • 12:35

      PRESENTATION:

      “TRADITIONAL” VS. FLEXIBLE STRATEGIC PLANNING MODEL UNIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT

      Speaker:

      • Piotr Stec, IRSW expert on market research
    • 12:50

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR INTERNATIONALIZATION. WHAT MODEL OF THE UNIVERSITY IS CONDUCIVE TO SUCCESS ON AN INTERNATIONAL SCALE?

      Moderator:

      • Prof. Marek Kwiek, Director of the Center for Public Policy Studies, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

      Speakers:

      • Prof. Jarosław Bosy, Rector, University of Life Sciences in Wrocław
      • Prof. Marta Kosior-Kazberuk, Rector, Białystok University of Technology
      • Prof. Jerzy Lis, Rector, AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow
    • 13:50

      PRESENTATION:

      CHANCELLERY’S METHODICAL RECOMMENDATIONS – A STEP TOWARDS THE POLISH PROJECT MANAGEMENT METHODOLOGY

      Speaker:

      • Maria Szymborska, Counsel, The Chancellery of the Prime Minister
    • 14:00

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY OF UNIVERSITIES IN THE ERA OF ECONOMIC AND CLIMATE CRISIS

      Moderator:

      • Prof. Piotr Wachowiak, Rector, SGH Warsaw School of Economics

      Speakers:

      • Maria Andrzejewska, Director of the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre
      • Prof. Aleksandra Przegalińska, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Kozminski University
      • Duncan Ross, Chief Data Officer, Times Higher Education
    • 15:00

      SUMMARY OF THE 1ST DAY

      • Prof. Łukasz Sułkowski, President of the Management Board of PCG Polska, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, University of Social Sciences
    • 9:00

      OPENING SESSION

      • Prof. Łukasz Sułkowski, President of the Management Board of PCG Polska, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, University of Social Sciences
    • 9:15

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      UNIVERSITY OF THE FUTURE IN THE IT PERSPECTIVE – CLOUD, SAAS, STANDARDIZATION

      Moderator:

      • Tomasz Buczak, Chief Technology Officer, PCG Academia

      Speakers:

      • Barbara Michalska, Education Director, Microsoft
      • Tomasz Stojek, Technical Services Director, Senetic
      • Dr Krzysztof Wojewodzic, Chief Executive Officer, ESCOLA S.A.
    • 10:15

      BREAK

    • 10:25

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      FROM DATA TO SUCCESS IN SCIENTIFIC EVALUATION AND INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

      Moderator:

      • Piotr Masalski, Business Line Director, PCG Academia

      Speakers:

      • Tomasz Psonka, Research Solution Director for CEE, Elsevier
      • Michael Lubacz, Business Development Director, Times Higher Education
      • Danae Banette, HE Analyst, Times Higher Education
    • 11:25

      PRESENTATION:

      HIGHER EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGIES – REPORT PRESENTATION

      Speaker:

      • Monika Kulesza-Czupryn, Director of the Science and Higher Education Segment, Wolters Kluwer Polska
    • 11:35

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      UNIVERSITY WITHOUT PAPER – A VISION OF A COMPLETE ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTATION WORKFLOW IN THE UNIVERSITY

      Moderator:

      • Jakub Brończyk, Regional Director, PCG Academia

      Speakers:

      • Ewa Wiśniewska, Vice-President of the Dean’s Forum Association, Head of the Dean’s Office of the College of Law, Kozminski University
      • Elżbieta Włodarczyk, Business Line Director for Electronic Signature, KIR
      • Łukasz Wróbel, Chief Business Development Officer, WEBCON
    • 12:35

      BREAK

    • 12:45

      PRESENTATION:

      UNIVERSITY AND STUDENT READINESS FOR THE CHALLENGES OF THE NEW BUSINESS REALITY – GOOGLE CLOUD SUPPORT

      Speaker:

      • Kamila Cioś, Higher Education Learning Program Lead, EMEA region, Google Cloud
      • Beata Galas, Google for Education Sales Manager, CEE region, Google for Education
    • 13:00

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      FULL POTENTIAL OF E-LEARNING PLATFORMS – SUPPORT IN TEACHING, IMPROVED QUALITY OF EDUCATION AND INCREASED COMPETITIVENESS OF UNIVERSITIES

      Moderator:

      • Magda Sochacka, Business Line Director, PCG Academia

      Speakers:

      • Dr Sabina Ratajczak, Vice-Rector for Development, WSB University
      • Charles Knight, Associate Dean for Student Experience, Salford Business School
      • Dr Agata Cebera, Lecturer at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University
      • Jakub Firlus, Lecturer at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University
    • 14:00

      BREAK

    • 14:10

      PANEL DISCUSSION:

      THE CLOUD CONNECTS US – A PERSPECTIVE OF GLOBAL IT LEADERS IN EDUCATION ON THE POSTPANDEMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE UNIVERSITIES

      Moderator:

      • Tomasz Olejnik, Business Line Director, PCG Academia

      Speakers:

      • Juan Ramon Alegret, Regional VP, Blackboard
      • Peter Hirst, Territory Manager for EMEA, Open LMS
      • Tonya Riney, Chief Operations Officer, IntelliBoard
    • 15:10

      SUMMARY OF THE 2ND DAY OF THE CONFERENCE

      • Prof. Łukasz Sułkowski, President of the Management Board of PCG Polska, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, University of Social Sciences
    • Conference Moderator

      • Marcin Witkowski, EUPRIO / UAM