25th Economic Forummore
8-10 September 2015, Krynica-Zdrój, Poland
Organized for over 20 years, the Economic Forum in Krynica has become the biggest and the most important meeting place for political and economic leaders from Central and Eastern Europe.By that very fact, the Forum not only accompanies social and economic changes in our region, but also shapes them.
8th Investment Forum (2015)more
7-8 September 2015, Tarnów, Poland
The Forum will be attended by about 300 guests: investors from Poland and East-Central Europe, as well as representatives of governments and parliaments, responsible for the processes of privatization in Central Europe.
Security Forum (2015)more
9-10 September 2015 Krynica-Zdrój, Poland
For years, the European countries were convinced that they had achieved the absolute level of security. However, the crisis in Ukraine and the tensions in relations with Russia on the one hand, as well as frequent terrorist attacks and the rising power of the Islamic State on the other, proved just how wrong this belief was.Taking into account the current geopolitical situation the issues of security and defence are gaining in importance in the international debate.
6th Healthcare Forum (2015)more
8-10 September 2015, Krynica-Zdrój, Poland
Last year's edition of the Healthcare Forum has shown that health is main topic in the public debate and it’s still current. New health services, using of new innovation technologies, including e-health platform, shows that the discussion is necessary and should take place on many levels. In this year, discussion will be concern analysis of oncology therapies, the organization of hospitals, management and restructuring.
Danilo Türk, former President of Slovenia announced his participation in the 25th Economic Forum in Krynica. Mr. Türk has already participated in the 8th Europe-Ukraine Forum, 15-17 February 2015 in Łódź, Poland.
New models of management within companies, digitization, the Internet of Things, industrial clusters, effective use of funds under the new EU perspective are the leading topics of the eighth edition of the Investment Forum in Tarnów.
The term "hybrid war" has become popular, even fashionable, in connection with Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the war in Donbas. "Hybrid. Faces of War in the 21st Century", a debate making reference to these events, will be held during the 25th Economic Forum.
Economic Forum Press Office invites journalists to cover debates of the 25th Economic Forum, Krynica, Poland, 8-10 September 2015. Journalists who want to attend the event are kindly requested to apply for accreditation
Participants of the 25th Economic Forum in Krynica, 8-10 September 2015, will be discussing the major current economic, social and political issues.
The last year’s edition of the Healthcare Forum showed that health care is an issue that still needs to discussed. It is difficult to talk about the future of a country – its economy,business, finances
The EU climate policy, energy mix, supply security, technological innovations that provide access to new resources, legal regulations on renewable sources of energy – these are some of the most important topics that were discussed over the years during the Energy Thematic
The importance of Europe's local government becomes crucial in the context of allocation of resources within the new EU financial perspective for 2014-2020 – participants of the European Congress of Local Authorities argued.
The motto of 6th Innovations Forum is: "Plastics in harmony with nature". The plastics industry is one of the five most innovative sectors of the economy of the European Union.It constantly developing and providing innovative materials and solutions directly affects the growth
Guests about the Forum moreDalia Grybauskaite, President of the Republic of Lithuania
Globalization does not let us wait. If a country or a company does not want to compete with others, it is out of the game soon. And competition imposes development. Perhaps 12, 15 years ago many citizens of our region did not even realize how a computer looks like, and today they are used even by our grandsons.
Media about the Forum more
This lavish multilingualism was on Johnson’s mind at a conference last week in Krynica, just inside Poland near the border with Slovakia. The annual gathering (billed as “the Davos of the east”) is a kind of showcase for today’s Europe. The conference, though heavily Polish in attendance, is officially trilingual (English and Russian materials are available everywhere), and even more multilingual in its attendees. A typical panel featured two Hungarians, one Pole, one Czech, one German and one American.
This week’s Krynica Economic Forum, set in a spa town in the southern Polish mountains, is the most high-profile business conference for central and eastern Europe. Ukraine is the word on everybody’s lips. The conference opened with a speaker saying the Ukraine conflict was a bigger threat to the region than the 2008 financial crisis, describing it as “the toughest discussion we have ever had to tackle”.
Three thousands participants – from Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, as well as from Lithuania and Germany and, what is a novelty, also from India and China - once again came to measure the pulse of Central and Eastern Europe.