On 2-3rd of April, 2014, at the Westin Hotel in Warsaw, 7th edition of Banking & Insurance Forum was held. The event gathered full representation of banking and insurance sectors: CEO’s and members of management boards of banks and insurance companies, as well as central administration and companies connected with the industry.

The inauguration was held by the Chairman of the Banking Forum Advisory Board and President of the Board of Polish Investments for Development – Mariusz Grendowicz.

The first discussion panel (Influence of global factors on development of Polish financial sector), guided by Ryszard Petru, gathered among its panelists: Józef Wancer (BGŻ), Krzysztof Kalicki (Deutsche Bank Poland), Jackek Bartkiewicz (NBP), Wojciech Kwaśniak (KNF), Sebastien de Brouwer (European Banking Federation), Bożena Graczyk (KPMG), Anna Włodarczyk (Gothaer) and Artur Olech.

In the second panel (Role of banks in creating safe pensions) moderated by Prof. Marian Wiśniewski, participated: Zbigniew Derdziuk (ZUS), Leszek Niemycki (Deutsche Bank Poland), Krzysztof Żukowski (Skandia Life), Mariusz Wójcik (AXA Poland).

Remaining panels gathered following attendants: Dariusz Kacprzyk (BGK), Tomasz Bogus (Bank Pocztowy), Mariusz Klimczak (BOŚ), Jerzy Osiatyński (Monetary Policy Council) and Tomasz Tarkowski (PZU).

The first day of the conference culminated in the Grand Gala of banking World Leaders.

Inauguration of the Gala was held by Rafał Baniak and Józef Wancer, Chairman of the Competition Jury. The event was held by Marcin Prokop. Musical performance was provided by Mateusz Mijal.

Leaders of Banking World Competition – the winners

540 people participated in the event.

Banking & Insurance Forum is the biggest conference of banking and insurance sector in Poland. This cyclical events is held twice a year. Register today for the next edition of our conference, which will be held on 22-23rd of October, 2014 in Warsaw.