EXPERT LECTURES

Expert Lectures are periodic meetings with our University's VIP Alumni, during which such topics as development of the University in the context of economic and geopolitical challenges and global trends in a changing world are discussed. The Expert Lectures are also a great opportunity to meet the most outstanding graduates from the University of Lodz in person.

See the list of lectures

2013

  • Mr Krystian Bestry – BPO Head EMEA at Infosys, 25 November 2013 Lecture: “Sector of modern business services as a key to the development of the Polish economy in times of crisis” 2014
  • Mr Jarosław Kroc – Country Managing Director at Accenture in Poland, 26 February 2014 Lecture: “Methods of cooperation between a bank and a client: Evolution”
  • Mr Konrad Pokutycki – President of the Management Board of BSH, 8 April 2014 Lecture: “Why buy businesses?” 2015
  • Mr Jerzy Czubak – a member of the executive of Amcor Ltd., Chief Operating Officer at Amcor Tobacco Packaging, 26 March 2015 Lecture: “Morality of capitalism as illustrated by Amcor Ltd.”
  • Mr Jakub Zabłocki – originator and co-founder of X-Trade Brokers, 29 October 2015 Lecture: “Risk-taking as a skill”

2016

  • Mr Tomasz Orłowski, PhD – Polish ambassador in Rome, 25 April 2016 Lecture: “The role of diplomacy in international relations at the beginning of the 21st century”
  • Mr Bartłomiej Cyganek – Head of HR at Amcor, 19 May 2016 Lecture: “International careers of Poles as illustrated by Amcor concern Examples and opinions of senior Amcor managers about Poles as employees of the global labour market”
  • Mr Kazimierz M. Ujazdowski, PhD hab., UL professor – Member of the European Parliament, 16 November 2016 Lecture: “Trust yourself. Trust Europe. Deliberations on the Polish policy in the EU”

2017

  • Mr Janusz Reiter – former Polish ambassador in the Federal Republic of Germany and the US, 19 June 2017 Lecture: “Poland – Germany – Europe”
  • Ms Anna Maria Wesołowska – expert on organised crime, co-author of the Crown Witness Act, member of the Victims Council at the Minister of Justice and a member of the Council of Experts for Wronged Children at the “Dzieci Niczyje” [Nobody’s Children] Foundation. Social advisor to the Ombudsman for Children, 17 November 2017 Lecture: “Building a civil society”

2018

  • Mr Paweł Kowal – assistant professor at the Institute of Political Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences, employee of the College of Europe in Natolin, 6 June 2018 Lecture: “The future of Ukraine’s relations with Poland and the European Union”
  • Mr Adam Krasoń – CEO at PwC Polska, 15 October 2018 Lecture: “#FutureIsNow. How to keep up with the surrounding reality?”

2019

  • Mr Andrzej Sapkowski – Polish fantasy writer, economist by education, creator of Wiedźmin [the Witcher] character, the second most often translated fantasy author after Stanisław Lem, 18 April 2019 Meet the author session Mr Witold Orłowski, Professor – chief economic advisor at PwC, 24 October 2019 Lecture: “World economy: Revolutionary changes are coming”

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