Debate held at PGE Arena – “Polish strength in regions – time for local patriotism in Gdańsk”
On 27 November, a debate titled “Polish strength in regions – time for local patriotism in Gdańsk” was held at PGE Arena.
The panellists: bankers, representatives of the local government and business discussed whether there is any place for regional promotion and development in business. The debate is a part of the program “Time for economic patriotism” initiated by Puls Biznesu, a Polish daily newspaper with a focus on business and economy issues. Some ten-odd debates held under previous editions had been dedicated to patriotic behaviours in business that determine the strength of economies these days.
The debate was attended by: Paweł Adamowicz – the Mayor of Gdańsk, Paweł Olechnowicz – CEO of Lotos S.A., Roman Szczepan Kniter – CEO of Trefl S.A., Maciej Grabski – CEO of Olivia Business Centre, Teresa Kubas-Hul – Deputy President of the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, Adam Świrski – V-ce President of the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego Management Board.
The debate was moderated by Grzegorz Nowicki, a Deputy Editor at Puls Biznesu. The panellists stressed the importance of collaboration between entrepreneurs and local governments and discussed the methods to counteract the deficit of adequately educated staff.