CONFERENCE – EXPERIENCE – COOPERATION- EFFICIENCY
Potato Poland Event Hall
The conference focuses on potato as a healthy, high-quality, modern food, produced within sustainable agriculture, in light of socio-cultural and climatic changes. Efficient resource management, as opposed to growing energy and labour costs. Global trends, perspectives of development for Polish farms and agro-food industry, based on potato production, and related products, involving automation and digitization.
Conference motto is: Experience – Cooperation – Efficiency, as it highlights the importance and benefits of local and global potato producers integration.
The event hosts international speakers, and is planned in a form of a ring, where pairs of speakers will present different views on presented topics.
The conference will close with power speech by Iwona Guzowska – World Champion in Professional Boxing.
Potato as a healthy, high-quality, modern food, produced within sustainable agriculture, in light of socio-cultural and climatic changes. Efficient resource management, as opposed to growing energy and labour costs. Global trends, perspectives of development for Polish farms and agro-food industry, based on potato production, and related products, involving automation and digitization.
9.30-10.00 Registration / greeting
Round 1 CLASH OF VISIONS
10.00-10.15 Where are we now? Potato production situation in Poland.
Structural and quality issues. Solutions and future goals.
T. Lenartowicz – COBOR vs J. Wróbel – AGROSAD.
10.15-10.30 Quality or quantity? Need to evaluate the concept of potato production and sales.
K. Korolewicz – EUROPLANT vs A. Dubas – GROOLE
10.30-10.45 Official certification in light of international quality systems.
A. Milczanowska- Hayder – PIORIN vs J. Wilk – AGRO ADVICE
10.45-11.00 Coffee break
Round 2 CLASH OF COSTS
11.00-11.15 Energy issue as a cost management factor in agriculture and processing.
dr G. Maśloch – SGH vs K. Jaszczyszyn – The Krzysztof Żmijewski Association for the effectiveness
11.15-11.30 Automation and digitalization contra human resources in traditional agriculture and food processing.
T. Szadziul Archimedes vs P. Mazur
11.30-11.45 Production intensification in light of sustainable and ecological agriculture.
Verification of costs and incomes, including costs of exploiting the natural environment.
dr hab. K. Rębarz – SYNGENTA vs dr hab. J. Tyburski – prof. UWM
11.45-12.00 Coffee break
Round 3 FIGHT FOR THE MARKET
12.00-12.15 Quarantine diseases within global potato markets.
Sanitary practices, crop rotation, seed potato replacement, and immune plant breeding.
dr J. Przetakiewicz – IHAR-National Research Institute vs dr inż. P. Kamiński – ZAMARTE
12.15-12.30 Potato position in modern world – region-dependent market trends.
C. Porter – POTATO WORLD MARKETS vs M. de Baufort – INTERNATIONAL POTATO CENTE
12.30-12.45 Quality issue on European and global potato markets – product needs.
D. Pere – PARMENTINE, France vs Ch. Ngane CFAHS, Senegal
Round 4 POWER SPEECH
12.45 -13.30 Power speech Iwona Guzowska
13.30 -13.45 Conference ending
Łukasz Grass – Polish radio and television journalist. Co-founder and editor in chief of Akademia Triathlonu (Triathlon Academy),…
Multiple kick-boxing and professional boxing World and Europe champion, …
four time kick-boxing World Cup winner, The Netherlands kick-boxing champion, Finland kick-boxing champion, seven times Poland championship winner. Her vast sport experience proved essential on daily basis. She is often asked what it’s like to face a rival, how to overcome such a huge stress. Many of the mechanism used in fighting can easily be applied to everyday life. Fighting is an inevitable part of life, so getting to know its nature and yourself results in success on all levels.
across the world. He also edits Brexit Food & Farming, a monthly update for farmers and food businesses. Cedric is the vice-chairman of sustainability charity LEAF – Linking Environment And Farming and director of a large potato farm in the UK.
Paulina Mazur, Business consultant, employer branding strategist, communication expert…
Paulina has over 14 years of experience in the leading career counselling BIGRAM company. She went from the apprentice to the board member. Developed two international programs in Poland that connect the world of young talents with employers (the GMC Poland competition and the Enactus program). She organized workshops, training in decision making, strategic management, time management, teamwork, employer branding, communication, team collaboration, personal branding, social media.
– import and export.
His high level positions in Senegal agricultural sector include:
President of Cooperative Federation of Agricultural Farms (Cooperative Federative de l’Horiculture du Senegal);
President of National Organization of Fruit and Vegetable Producers and Exporters ( Organisation Nationale des Producteurs et Exportateurs des Fruits et Legumes du Senegal);
General Director and majority shareholder of Master AGRI – big producer of string-beans, melon, watermelons, mango and sweet potatoes;
Initiator of numerous government projects in agricultural sector, aimed at gradual increase of efficiency, modernization, introducing new breeds and
raising qualifications of farmers.