Agenda 2009

Agenda for the "Challenges of sustainable development in the energy sector" conference 
Organiser: PGNiG 
Co-organiser: PricewaterhouseCoopers 
Partners: URE – Polish Energy Regulatory Office 
Conference held under the auspices of: Waldemar Pawlak, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy 
Date: June 17th 2009 
Venue: Sofitel Victoria Hotel, ul. Królewska 11, Warsaw, Poland 
Number of guests expected: 200 
Language of the conference: Polish


9.30 – 10.00 am Registration and a welcoming cup of coffee

10.00 – 10.15 am Opening of the conference – Michał Szubski – PGNiG SA, and Olga Grygier – PricewaterhouseCoopers

10.15 – 11.30 am Panel discussion: 
"Sustainable development as a challenge and opportunity for the energy sector during the economic crisis. The role of public administration in promoting the responsible business concept in the sector."
Panel discussion moderator: - Kazimierz Krupa, Forbes 
Panelists: Michał Boni, PhD, Minister at the Chancellery of the Prime Minister, Head of the Board of Strategic Advisors to the Prime Minister Donald Tusk; Professor Jerzy Hausner (PhD); Stanisław Kluza, PhD, Chairman of the Polish Financial Supervision Authority; Jacek Socha, PhD, Vice-President and Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers; Mariusz Swora, PhD, President of the Polish Energy Regulatory Office

11.30 – 11.45 am Forbes' Couch - Special guest: Waldemar Pawlak, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy

11.45 – 11.55 am Coffee break

11.55 am – 12.15 pm Presentation of survey results – Corporate Social Responsibility in the energy sector – Iwona Figaszewska – Advisor to the President of URE

12.15 pm – 1.30 pm  Panel of Presidents 
"CSR and the challenges faced by the energy sector in Poland in the context of the crisis" 
Introduction: Professor Witold Orłowski, Economic Advisor at PricewaterhouseCoopers
Moderator: Wojciech Kuśpik, Nowy Przemysł monthly 
Panelists: Bogdan Pilch, Vice-President of the Management Board of Suez Gdf; Michał Szubski, President of PGNiG SA; Stanisław Tokarski, Vice-President of Tauron SA; Philippe Castanet, President of EDF Polska; Tomasz Zadroga, President of the Management Board of PGE SA 

1.30 – 2.30 pm  Lunch

2.30 – 3.00 pm Challenges and benefits related to the creation of a sustainable development strategy, 
case study of the PGNiG Group – Tomasz Fill, PGNiG SA; Irena Pichola, PricewaterhouseCoopers

3.00 – 5.00 pm Two simultaneous sessions1: 
1. Social and market challenges in the energy sector 
2. Environmental issues in the energy sector

5:00 pm Closing of the conference

Please select the session you would like to attend when confirming your participation at or by phone.