The USPTC Open Day on November 18, 2014
On November 18, 2014, US-Polish Trade Council hosted an inaugural Open Day, at its new offices. Thanks to the numerous presence of our friends, supporters and guests, the event was a significant success. Piotr Moncarz, Chairman of USPTC, after wholeheartedly welcoming the guests gave a brief presentation of the scope of USPTC’s activities. Other speakers, introduced by Stan Lewandowski, including Bożena Lubińska-Kasprzak, President of the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, Jerzy Orkiszewski, President of USPTC, Konrad Grotowski, founder of Polish Network and Grzegorz Zoledziewski representing the economic mission of Lubuskie Employers Organization, addressed the audience. Next, several companies, such as POLENG, Open Innovation, Spray, InsBird, AMB Software, Astec and Cinkciarz.pl, presented their elevator pitch in front of the attendees comprised partly of the prospective investors and business partners.
During the event, Polish and American professionals based in Silicon Valley networked and mingled with a number of Polish companies from the IT sector that either participated in US-Poland Innovation HUB program or were part of an economic mission organized by the Lubuskie Employers Organization in cooperation with USPTC. Innovative Polish entrepreneurs visiting Silicon Valley had the opportunity to establish valuable contacts, gain additional knowledge as well as get a glimpse of the local business savoir-vivre
Thank you for joining us at the USPTC Open Day. We look forward to seeing you more often at USPTC headquarters in Palo Alto!