28th Economic Forum

Krynica-Zdroj, Poland, 4-6 September


A Europe of Common Values or A Europe of Common Interests?

The Economic Forum in Krynica is the largest conference in Central and Eastern Europe. Every year the Forum, organized at the beginning of September brings more than 4000 guests. These are political, economic and social leaders as well as approx. 500 journalists. The guests come from over 60 countries in Europe, Asia and America.

Organizational outline:

  • Six Plenary Sessions
  • More than 180 panel discussions, lectures of the personalities of the public sphere,
  • Workshops and round table discussions
  • National and regional presentations

Tentative Agenda:

Day 1:

  • Inauguration with a Plenary Session,
  • Panel discussions,
  • Thematic Blocks,
  • Concert,
  • Economic Forum Awards Ceremony

Day 2:

  • Plenary Sessions,
  • Panel discussions,
  • Thematic Blocks

Day 3:

  • Plenary Sessions,
  • Panel discussions,
  • Thematic Blocks,
  • Recreational Events,
  • Closing Ceremony

Thematic tracks:

  • Business and Management
  • Europe and the World
  • Security Forum
  • Energy Forum
  • Innovations Forum
  • Healthcare Forum
  • Regions Forum
  • Silver Economy
  • Investments and Development
  • Macroeconomy
  • Information Security
  • New Economy
  • State and Reforms
  • International Politics
  • Society
  • Special Events

The Awards of the Economic Forum:

  • Man of the Year 2017 of Central and Eastern Europe
  • Company of the Year 2017 of Central and Eastern Europe
  • New Culture of New Europe

Guests of the Forum:

4 000 invitees from Europe, Asia, USA and Middle East countries


  • Foundation Institute for Eastern Studies
  • Economic Forum Program Council
  • Partners of the Economic Forum

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Institutional partners: