Program 9. edition AI & Big Data Congress

Day I – 1 October 2018

Joint Part - AI & Big Data Congress and the BlockchainTech Congress

9:00 – 11:30

Shaping the future

9:00 - 9:30 Official opening of the congresses

  • Norbert Biedrzycki, Chairman of the BlockchainTech Congress Advisory Board, McKinsey Digital Vice President, McKinsey & Company
  • Tomasz Motyl, Chirman of the AI & Big Data Congress Advisory Board

9:30 - 9:45 Speech of the Guest of Honour

  • Representative of Ministry of Digital Affairs*

9:45 - 10:00 Keynote Speech

Shaping tomorrow
  • Neil Walker, Head of Royal Bank of Scotland in Poland

10:00 - 10:35 Debate

Digital revolution
  • Digitization in the perspective of 5, 10, 50 years
  • The road to getting an advantage in a new, digital world
  • Julia Krysztofiak-Szopa, President of the Management Board, Startup Poland
  • Michał Kozicki, President of the Management Board, HBO Polska
  • Urszula Leciejewska, Head of Google Cloud Channel CEE & Russia, Google Cloud
  • Jan Filip Staniłko, Innovation Department Director, Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology
  • Neil Walker, Head of Royal Bank of Scotland in Poland

10:35 - 10:50 Speech

Effective monetization and commercialization of data – banking, insurance, telecommunication, …
  • Mariusz Cholewa, Ph.D., President of the Management Board, Biuro Informacji Kredytowej

10:50 - 11:30 Debate

AI & Blockchain. The future will be decentralized?
  • How will AI influence blockchain and how will blockchain influence AI?
  • Decentralized structure of AI – new business possibilities?
  • Building artificial intelligence based on blockchain technology
  • Ecosystem, in which technologies are growing
  • Daniel Haczyk, Editor in Chief, Cyfrowa Ekonomia
  • Mariusz Cholewa, Ph.D., President of the Management Board, Biuro Informacji Kredytowej
  • Manuel Machado, EU Blockchain Observatory & Forum, Global Head of Blockchain Solutions at Worldline
  • Karolina Marzantowicz, CEE Chief Technology Officer, Distinguished Engineer, IBM Poland
  • Paweł Rzeszuciński, Ph.D., Data Scientist, Codewise, European AI Alliance Member

11:30 – 12:15 Networking Break

DAY I AI & Big Data Congress

12:15 – 14:30

Technology trends

12:15 - 13:30 Use Cases – discussing trends with practical examples

(time for one use case approx. 15 min)

12:15-12:30 Case

NLU based on deep learning = chatbots we've been waiting for?
  • Bartosz Baziński, Founder, COO, SentiOne

12:30-12:45 Case

Text processing – text recognition and processing technology
  • Generating text; detecting fake text and fake news

12:45-13:00 Case

Image processing and ML as a possibility to predict phenomena?
  • 1 to 1 personalisation in the Omni channel

13:00-13:15 Case

The use of AI algorithms in the modeling of energy networks
  • Paweł Pisarczyk, CEO, Atende Software

13:15-13:30 Case

Connecting AI, ML and biometrics
  • Artificial intelligence, digital footprint analysis and behavioral biometry in the transformation of the financial services sector
  • Hubert Rachwalski, CEO, Nethone

13:30-14:00 Summarising debate

Technology trends
  • NLU & NLP, processing images, text, biometrics, neural networks (technology ranking)
  • Cross-sector implementations, selection of technologies for the industry
  • Changing of processes in organizations necessary to use AI, changing of processes caused by AI
  • Edward Weatherall, VP, Partnership Markets, EMEA, Sizmek
  • Grzegorz Bartler, Business Intelligence Department Director, Polkomtel

14:00 – 15:30

Practical AI implementations in business

14:00 - 14:15 Speech

Biased AI - what should the world do to avoid creating an AI looking through our prejudices
  • Paweł Rzeszuciński, PhD, Data Scientist, Codewise, European AI Alliance Member

14:15 - 14:30 Speech

Introduction to practical AI implementations in business and problems with branding in the context of Cambridge Analytica (case study)
  • Piotr Prajsnar, CEO, Cloud Technologies*

14:30 - 15:30 Use cases – implementation of AI tools in specific sectors

  • Finance and banking AI in credit decisions
    • Krzysztof Węcławowicz, Country Manager, Finiata
  • Medicine
    • Mateusz Kierepka, CEO, MedApp
  • Industry Transformation in the direction of Factory 4.0
    • Janusz Smok, Industry IoT Channel Manager for CEE Region, Advantech Europe BV
  • Marketing
    • Edward Weatherall, VP, Partnership Markets, EMEA, Sizmek

15:30 – 16:30 Lunch

Day II – 2 October 2018

DAY II AI & Big Data Congress

9:00 – 11:00

Round Tables

It's an innovative conference formula. In contrast to the classic organisation, it allows for interaction between participants and creates the opportunity to exchange thoughts and experience. Every table is hosted by an expert of the given field. Each of the tables has a deep discussion on current topics around the areas of AI, Big Data and Data Science. It's an idea which introduces dynamism and the possibility to integrate and network between participants. The block is split into two, 50-minute rounds. The participants select one table in each of the round. After the time runs out, the participants are changed.

9:00 – 9:55 1st Round
9:55 – 10:05 Changing the table
10:05 – 11:00 2nd Round

Table 1

  • Data quality: how to automate data processing? How to use them and formulate conclusions?
    • Andrzej Czechowski, Chief Data Officer, Head of Business Intelligence, Samsung

Table 2

  • How to motivate employees from the Millenial generation? How to search and acquire people for Data Science Departments?
    • Piotr Adamczyk, Chief Innovation Officer, Work Service

Table 3

  • Client profiling
    How to build marketing and communication strategies based on data from the largest consumer and lifestyle survey in Poland
    • Representative of Kantar

Table 4

  • Cybersecurity
    Cyber Fusion as the next generation of SOC and CSIRT models: how at best to leverage technology and human skills to maximize the outputs of the CFC (Cyber Fusion Center), to minimize risk for the organization? How can ML (Machine Learning), AI (Artificial Intelligence) and Big Data help in this context?
    • Francesco Chiarini, Global Cybersecurity Incident Response, Pepsico

Table 5

  • Automation
    Factory 4.0: the marketing invention or the real need of the market?
    • Janusz Smok, Industry IoT Channel Manager for CEE Region, Advantech Europe BV

11:00 – 11:45 Networking Break

11:45 – 14:00

Client & New Marketing

11:45 - 12:00 Use case

Communication of the future in the world of technology based on the original Meaningful Brands study
  • Alicja Cybulska, Intelligence Director, Havas Media Group

12:00 - 12:15 Use case

Retail Apocalypse – futuristic sale centres

12:15 - 12:30 Use case

Enriching traditional value chains with new monetization models based on real-time marketing
  • Krzysztof Goworek, Chief Innovation Officer, TUATARA

12:30 - 13:15 Debate

Technology in customer services – AI in B2C
  • What will shopping experiences look like in the future?
  • AI tools and Data Science in order to make communication and sales more attractive
  • Conversational trade
  • Krzysztof Bajołek, Founder, Prezes,
  • Sylwia Bilska, Board Member, Customer Director, Central Europe, Tesco
  • Maciej Malenda, Innovation and New Business Director, Medicover
  • Olaf Piotrowski, Chief Data Officer, Grupa Allegro

13:15 - 13:30 Use case

How to connect AI and the world of advertisements?

13:30 - 13:45 Use case

Is my client happy? How to measure his satisfaction?
  • Konrad Pawlus, Chief Technology Officer, Co-Founder, SALESmanago Marketing Automation

13:45 - 14:15 Debate

Digital Marketing
  • Digital content - quantity or quality?
  • Social media as support in contact with recipients or space for advertising?
  • How to create effective e-mail marketing in the 21st century?
  • What is the risk of avoiding positioning and SEO?
  • Crisis management in Digital (How to react to negative opinions, offensive comments, publicizing our mistakes, etc.)
  • The impact of DOOH on the outdoor advertising market
  • Grzegorz Kiszluk, Editor in Chief,
  • Jarosław Góra, Co-Founder, Deep.BI
  • Michał Herok, Founder & CEO, SEOgroup
  • Kalina Janicka, CEO, Clear Channel Poland
  • Dariusz Piekarski, President of the Management Board, SARE
  • Jakub Wolff, CEO, Me & My Friends

14:15 – 15:30


14:15 - 14:30 Case study

Millenials in Data Science

14:30 - 14:45 Use case

Examples of optimization/automation and their positive impact on human resources
  • Cezary Mączka, Member of the Management Board, Director of the HR Department, Budimex

14:45 - 15:30 Debate

Millennials & robotization & automation: changes on the work market and at the workplace
  • Changes in approaching an employee of the Y generation and the Y employee to the employer
  • How to motivate Y employees? Where and how to look for talents?
  • Positive impact of AI tools and robotization in creating work places
  • Krzysztof Kazoń, Business Development Manager,
  • Cezary Mączka, Board Member, Director of the Human Resource Management Division, Budimex
  • Tina Sobocińska, VP HR and Communication, DHL Parcel Poland

15:30 – 16:30 Lunch

Update: 21.09.2018