Lublin
25 - 26 September 2017
Lublin Conference Center

Agenda of the Eastern Europe Initiatives Congress 2017

  • 09:00 - 10:00
    R
    Registration, coffee
  • 10:00 - 10:30
    S2
    Opening ceremony of the Congress

  • International Donors' Fair
  • 10:30 - 11:30
    S2
    Inauguration lecture:
  • 11:30 - 11:45
    S2
    Break
  • 11:45 - 13:00
    S2
    Opening panel:
    Współpraca międzynarodowa jako czynnik stabilizacji i rozwoju Regionu
    Moderator:
    Krzysztof Stanowski - former minister of international affairs of the Republic of Poland

    Speakers:
    • Ryszard Czarnecki - Vice-President of the European Parliament
    • Hasan Hasanov - Ambassador of Azerbaijan
    • Jan Piekło - Ambassador of Poland to Ukraine
    • Małgorzata Gosiewska - Member of Polish Parliament, Vice-chairman of the Commission of International Affairs
    • William Tompson - The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
    • Krzysztof Hetman - Member of the European Parliament
    • Refat Czubarow - Ukraina
    • Waldemar Sługocki - Senator RP, zastępca Przewodniczącego Komisji Spraw Zagranicznych i Unii Europejskiej
  • 13:00 - 14:00
    Lunch break
  • 14:00 - 15:30
    Local Demokracy
    Discussion panel: Networking of self-government international cooperation
    Moderator:
    Paweł Prokop - President of the Board of the Foundation of Managerial Inititiatives

    Speakers:
    • dr Krzysztof Grabczuk - Deputy Marshal of Lubelskie Voivodship
    • Wiktor Owczaruk - President of the Tarnopil Oblast Council

  • Germany-Poland-Ukraine
    Discussion panel: Germany-Poland-Ukraine -history
    Moderator:
    Prof. Andrzej Gil - John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

    Speakers:
    • Prof. Klaus Zimer - Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University in Warsaw
    • Dr. Łukasz Adamski - Vice-director of the Centre of Polish-Russian Dialogue and Understanding
    • Prof. Ihor Skoczylas - Vice-rector of the Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv, Ukraine

  • MOBILITY
    Discussion panel: Challenges of the Pole managing Ukrainian roads and railways
    Moderator:
    Stanisław Żmijan - Member of Polish National Parliament

    Speakers:
    • Wojciech Balczun - President of Ukrainian Railways
    • Sławomir Nowak - Chief of Ukrainian State Road Agency Ukrawtodor

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Discussion panel: Future of smart cities
    Moderator:
    Piotr Pietrzak – Chief Technology Officer IBM Poland & Baltics

    Speakers:
    • Dr. Carl Schmitt - Trade Advisor of the Embassy of Austria
    • Piotr Majchrzak - Honorary Consul of Austria in Lublin

  • TOURISM
    Discusion panel: Active tour around the city, what do we know about city games?
    Moderator:
    Agata Patoleta - Head of the Division of Tourism of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Edyta Lenart - President of the Questing Foundation
    • Michał Sieńko - Foundation Trach
    • Koleta Miernik - Silver MB

  • POLICY AND SAFETY:
    Discussion panel: Geopolitical orientation of Eastern Europe countries
    Introduction:
     prof. dr hab. Hryhorij Perepełycia - Instytut Stosunków Międzynarodowych Kijowskiego Uniwersytetu Narodowego im. T. Szewczenki; Dyplomatyczna Akademia Ukrainy
      Moderator:


      Speakers:
      • Prof. Agnieszka Legucka - Polish Institute of International Affairs, Vistula Academy
      • Prof. Tamar Dolbaia - Georgian State University in Tbilisi
      • Prof. Hałyna Zeleńko - Institute of Political and Ethnic-national studies NANU, Kiev
      • Prof. Natalija Rotar - Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine
      • prof. dr hab. Mychajło Nahorniak - Podkarpacki Uniwersytet Narodowy im. W. Stefanyka, Iwano-Frankiwsk

  • SEMINAR THE ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT
    Discussion panel:
    Moderator:


    Speakers:
  • 15:30 - 15:45
    Coffee break
  • 15:45 - 17:15
    LOCAL DEMOKRACY
    Discussion panel: Current and future status of decentralization reform in Ukraine
    Moderator:
    Oleksandr Sofiy - Manager of the analitical kogramme of the European Dialogue Foundation

    Speakers:
    • Prof. Dmytro Dzvinchuk - Prof. of the University of Oil and Gas in Ivano-Frankvisk, Councillor of the Ivano-Frankvisk Oblast
    • Cezary Trutkowski - President of the Board of the Local Democracy Development Foundation, executor of the project DOBRE
    • Elena Tertyshnaya - Director of the Centre of Development of Local Self-government in Dnipro
    • Archil Todua – Georgia/Zugdidi
    • Paweł Prokop - President of Foundation of Managerial Initiatives

  • GERMANY - POLAND - UKRAINE
    Discussion panel:Germany-Poland-Ukraine- (geo)politics
    Moderator:
    Prof. Andrzej Podraza - Director of the Institute of Political Sciences and International Affairs, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

    Speakers:
    • Dr. Martin Dahl - Lazarski University in Warsaw
    • Dr. Jarosław Kit - Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv, Ukraine
    • Prof. Sergij Fedoniuk - Dean of the Faculty of International Affairs, Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National University, Ukraine

  • MOBILITY
    Discussion panel: Aglomeration and regional transport
    Moderator:
    Aleksander Wiącek – Assistant of the President of the City of Lublin for walking and biking policy

    Speakers:
    • Michał Beim - Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu
    • Karol Gajdzik - Prezes Stowarzyszenia Linia102.pl, Przemyśl

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Discussion panel: Renewable energy sources, atom, gas, coal
    Moderator:


    Speakers:
    • Representative of the Lubelski Węgiel BOGDANKA S.A.
    • Wasyl Polujko - Vice-minister of environment protection of Ukraine
    • Jacek Piechota - Minister of Economy 2001-2003, President of Polish-Ukrainian Economy Chamber

  • TOURISM
    Discussion panel: Innovative use of tourist and cultural space of cities
    Moderator:
    Agata Patoleta - Head of the Divison of Tourism of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Mirosław Nizio - Nizio Design International
    • Alina Bąk - House of Words

  • POLICY AND SAFETY
    Discussion panel: Interests of the empires in Eastern Europe
    Moderator:
    Dr. Łukasz Jasina - Polish Institute of International Affairs

    Paneliści:
    • Dr. Wojciech Konończuk - Eastern Studies Centre
    • Dr. Anna Dyner - Institute of International Affairs
    • Dr. Ihor Hurak - Vasyl Stefanyk Ciscarpathian National University in Ivano-Frankivsk
    • Marharyta Sokorenko - Manager of the Department of Representation of Ukraine in International Affairs of the Government Secretariat of the Plenipotentiary for the European Court for Human Rights, Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

  • SEMINAR THE ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT
    Discussion panel:
    Moderator:


    Speakers:
  • 17:15 - 17:30
    Coffee break
  • 17:30 - 19:00
    LOCAL DEMOKRACY
    Discussion panel: Decentralization as an effective instrument of improvement of management effictiveness
    Moderator:
    Krzysztof Łątka - Director of the Department of Non-investment Projects of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Pavlo Demes - Minister of International Affairs of the Republic of Slovakia 1991-1992
    • Stepan Barna - Przewodniczący Tarnopolskiej Obwodowej Administracji Państwowej
    • prof. Dmytro Dzvinchuk - prof. Uniwersytetu Nafty i Gazu w Iwano-Frankiwsku, Radny Obwodu Iwano-Frankiwskiego

  • GERMANY-POLAND-UKRAINE
    Discussion panel: Germany-Poland-Ukraine - safety
    Moderator:
    Prof. Tomasz Stępniewski - Head of the Department of Eastern Studies, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

    Speakers:
    • Dr. Andreas Umland - Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation Kiev, Ukraine and Germany
    • Prof. Agnieszka Legucka - Polish Institute of International Affairs, Warsaw
    • Prof. Ihor Todorov, Director of the Centre of International Safety and Euroatlantic Integration, Uzhhorod National University, Ukraine
    • Ivan Lishchyna - Government Agent of Ukraine to the European Court of Human Rights, Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

  • MOBILITY
    Discussion panel: Interactive and visual presentations of mobility data and analysis
    Moderator:
    Maciej Lubaś - Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Paweł Cal - Biking agreement, Lublin
    • Łukasz Prażmo - President of the Board of GIS-Expert Sp. z o.o., Lublin

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Panel dyskusyjny: How to network international cooperation of universities in an innovative way?
    Moderator:
    Dr. Andrzej Szabaciuk - Institute of Political Sciences and Internatioanl Affairs of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

    Speakers:
    • Prof. Grygorii Monastyrskyi - Vice-rector for Education and International Contacts, Ternopil National University of Economy, Ukraine
    • Dr. Dmitrij Makaruk - Brest State University of Technology, Belarus
    • Prof. Petro Savchuk - Rektor Łuckiego Narodowego Uniwersytetu Technicznego
    • Prof. Oleksandr Cherevko - Rektor Czerkaskiego Uniwersytetu Narodowego im. Bogdana Chmielnickiego
    • Prof. Volodymyr Kalchenko – Prorektor ds. Kształcenia Czernihowskiego Narodowego Uniwersytetu Technologicznego

  • TOURISM
    Discussion panel: Learning about the city from a parent`s and child's perspective
    Moderator:
    Agata Patoleta - Head of the Division of Tourism of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Anna Czerwińska-Rydel - Author of children books, Author of Guidebook for children
    • Magdalena Mazur-Ciseł - Krajka Culture Tourism Office

  • POLICY AND SAFETY:
    Discussion panel: Grey safety zone in Eastern Europe
    Moderator:
    Dr. Jakub Olchowski - Faculty of Political Sciences of University of Maria Curie-Sklodowska in Lublin

    Paneliści:
    • dr hab. Agata Włodkowska-Bagan - Jan Kochanowski University in Kielce
    • Prof. Paul Kalinichenko - Faculty of Law, National University „University of Economy” in Moscow
    • Prof. Serhij Feduniak -J. Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University
    • prof. Wasyl Kłymonczuk - Vasyl-Stefanyk Ciscarpathian National Univeristy, Ivano-Frankivsk
    • doc. Ołena Chylko - Instytut Stosunków Międzynarodowych Kijowskiego Uniwersytetu Narodowego im. T. Szewczenki
    • Summary of programme line:
    • Prof. Walenty Baluk - Eastern Europe Centre, Faculty of Political Sciences, Lublin

  • SEMINAR THE ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT
    Discussion panel:
    Moderator:


    Speakers:
  • 19:00
    Dinner
  • 09:00 - 10:00
    R
    Registration and coffee
  • 10:00 - 11:00
    S2
    Lecture of the special guest:
    Future of the European Union and the relations with the countries of Eastern Partnership
    Jerzy Buzek – Member of the European Parliament, Polish Prime Minister in the years 1997–2001, President of the European Parliament in the years 2009–2012
  • 11:00 - 11:15
    Coffee break
  • 11:15 - 12:45
    LOCAL DEMOKRACY
    Discussion panel: Sources of transborder financing of local development
    Moderator:
    Anna Jastrzębska - Head of the Division of international projects of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Leszek Buller - Director of the Centre of European Projects, Warsaw, Joint Transborder Cooperation Programme Poland-Belarus-Ukraine 2014-2020
    • Maciej Falkowski - President of International Solidarity Foundation
    • Anna Kertyczak - Vicepresident of Board of Foundation Education for Demokracy (RITA PROGRAMME)

  • SCIENCE AND EDUCATION
    Discussion panel: Double-degree programmes and the internationalisation of higher education
    Moderator:
    Dr. Julita Agnieszka Rybczyńska - Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Maria Curie-Sklodowska in Lublin

    Speakers:

  • CULTURE
    Discussion panel: Regional and national networking as a tool of strenghtening international cooperationj
    Moderator:
    Anna Galas-Kosil - kierowniczka działu współpracy z zagranicą Instytutu Teatralnego im. Z. Raszewskiego, Prezes zarządu On-the-move

    Speakers:

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Discussion panel:
    Instruments of creating enterpreneurship of young people
    Moderator:
    Dr. Mariusz Sagan - Director of the Department of Strategy and Investors Relations of the Lublin City Office

    Speakers:
    • Artur Habza - Dyrektor Departamentu Gospodarki i Współpracy Zagranicznej Marshal Office of the Lubelskie Voivodeship
    • Daniel Siwiec - President of the Board of BIG CITY DEVELOPMENT
    • Iwo Jabłoński - Producent and President of Profesjonalna TV
    • Magdalena Sobczak Solarska - Partner in MSCG s.c. Company
    • Marek Melaniuk - plusBrand
    • Tomasz Małecki - President of the Board of the Lublin Science and Technology Park
    • Dariusz Figura - President of Teatrikon Foundation

  • MODELS OF RECONCILIATION
    Discussion panel:
    How did we manage to overcome hostility - was it done with success? Polish-German reconciliation from the perspective of researchers and witnesses of time
    Introduction: Aleksandra Zińczuk - Lublin City Office, Grupa Mowa Żywa

      Moderator:
      prof. dr Waldemar Czachur - Specialist in the study of Germany and German language, Lecturer of the University of Warsaw

      Speakers:
      • Prof. dr Klaus Ziemer - Historian and Political Scientist, Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw

  • EQUALITY
    Discussion panel: Equality in public life
    Moderator:
    Mirella Panek-Owsiańska

    Speakers:
    • Olga Chichina - Radna Miasta Charków
    • Piotr Skrzypczak - Homo Faber
    • Archil Todua - Transparency International Gruzja
  • 12:45 - 14:00
    Lunch break
  • 14:00 - 15:30
    Local Demokracy
    Discussion panel: Polish experience in building democracy specialite de la maison of Polish institutions acting in the East
    Moderator:
    Martyna Bogaczyk - President of the Board of the Foundation Education for Democracy

    Speakers:
    • Mirosław Skórka - Director of the Programme Study Tours to Poland
    • Marzena Rafalska - Association "Edukator", Centre for Teachers Training and Improvement in Łomża

  • SCIENCE AND EDUCATION
    Workshop: Erasmus+ Programme
    Moderator:
    Mateusz Małyska - President of the Foundation Sempre a Frente

    Speakers:

  • CULTURE
    Discussion panel: Strong institution of supporting independent circulation
    Moderator:
    Grzegorz Reske - Curator of Eastern European Performing Arts Platform, President of the Board of IETM

    Speakers:

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Discussion panel: Social media as a carrier of fake news. Modern Russian propaganda
    Moderator:
    Wojciech Pokora - Stop Fake_PL, Polskie Radio Lublin

    Speakers:
    • Paweł Bobołowicz - Journalist, War Correspondent
    • Wojciech Mucha - dziennikarz, Gazeta Polska Codziennie, Stop Fake_PL
    • Maria Przełomiec - dziennikarz, TVP - Studio Wschód
    • Witold Jurasz - publicysta, Polsat
    • Marko Suprun - Stop Fake Ukraina
    • Jurij Panin - Stop Fake Ukraina

  • MODELS OF RECONCILIATION
    Discussion panel:
    Transfer of good practices. Polish-German reconciliation - inspiration for the relations of Poland with Eastern neighbours
    Moderator:
    Dr. Robert Żurek - Member of the Board of the Foudation Krzyżowa, Director of the European Academy Krzyżowa

    Speakers:
    • Stephan Erb - Director of Polish-German Youth Exchage
    • Prof. Jan Rydel - Chairman of the Steering Committee of the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity
    • Agnieszka Jaczyńska - Institute of National Remembrance
    • Rafał Borkowski - President of the Foundation Krzyżowa for Mutual Understanding in Europe

  • EQUALITY
    Discussion panel:
    Social innovativeness of women
    Moderator:
    Natalia Gmurkowska - President of the Board of the Centre of Cooperation Poland-East, Director of the Lublin Branch of the Foudation of Local Democracy Development

    Speakers:
    • Archil Todua - Transparency International Georgia
    • Iryna Ivanochko – Mikołajów, Ukraine
    • Natallia Paulovich - Belarus
    • Olena Bobakowa
  • 15:30 - 15:45
    Przerwa na kawę
  • 15:45 - 17:15
    Local Demokracy
    Discussion panel:
    Officials and watchdog initiatives - is cooperation possible? Polish and Ukrainian perspective
    Moderator:
    Krzysztof Jakubowski - President of the Freedom Foundation

    Speakers:
    • Svyatoslav Klichuk -

  • SCIENCE AND EDUCATION
    Discussion panel:
    Education in local society
    Moderator:
    Krzysztof Stanowski - former Minister of International Affairs of the Repulic of Poland

    Speakers:
    • Marzena Rafalska - Association "Edukator", Centre for Teachers Training and Improvement in Łomża, Poland
    • Ayder Seitosmanow - Kiev

  • CULTURE
    Discussion panel:
    Self-governments in the service of art - patronage or promotion
    Moderator:
    Goran Injac - Curator of Eastern European Performing Arts Platform, Art Director of Mladinsko Gledalisce in Ljubljana

    Speakers:
    • Michał Karapuda - Director of the Department of Culture of the Lublin City Office

  • INNOVATION AND BUSINESS
    Discussion panel: Commercialization of science and creativity
    Moderator:
    Maciej Maniecki - Member of the Board of the Council of Enterpreneurship of the Lublin Region

    Speakers:
    • Representative of the company next.bio

  • MODELS OF RECONCILIATION
    Discussion panel:
    Social diagnosis: reconciliation crisis or leadership crisis? Part I. Voice of Ukraine, Crimea
    Moderator:
    Bogumiła Berdychowska, Rafał Wnuk

    Speakers:
    • Mykoła Riabczuk - Ukraine
    • Refat Czubarow - Ukraine
    • Prof. Oleh Yaskiv - Ukraine
    • Andrij Szeptycki Centre - John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Lviv
    • Sergii Dmitrew - Kiev

  • 17:15 - 17:30
    Coffee break
  • 17:30 - 18:00
    Presenting recommednations worked out during the Congress
  • 18:00
    Official Closing of the Congress

Lublin

Projekt "Lublin i Rzeszów – współpraca i wykorzystanie szans rozwojowych" współfinansowany przez Europejski Fundusz Rozwoju Regionalnego
w ramach Programu Operacyjnego Rozwój Polski Wschodniej

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