Central Europe’s Hot-spot for technology Talent and Innovation Eco-system
Poland – Eastern Europe’s Hot-spot for Technology Talent and Innovation Eco-system
With unprecedented disruptions across the dimensions of people, business models, processes, and functions brought forth by the pandemic, setting up Global Centers of Excellence (GCoE) has been the go-to strategy to combat disruptions, manage financial risk, build expertise in technologies, and keep pace with the competition.
Poland, over the last few years, has emerged as a hotbed of technology talent. There has been a huge boom in the investment made by global organizations and investors both locally and globally, into the Central Europe technology ecosystem, especially Poland. With over 20 years of steady GDP growth, Poland boasts of business-friendly environment to investors, making it to rank 40th out of 190 countries in ease of doing business rankings as per the World bank.
• Przemyslaw Zakrzewski, Head of Corporate Technology Center at ABB
• Peter Mitchel, Head of Global Business Services Krakow at ABB
• Przemysław Roth, Head of Centre at Dyson Business Services
• Sławek Kumka, Executive Director at IBM and Head, IBM Poland R&D Lab
• Sylwia Janas, Talent Advisory Leader at Pegasystems
• Jan Małolepszy, Vice President, Engineering, Poland at Pegasystems
• Amita Goyal, Partner & Practice Head at Zinnov
What is making Poland a go-to technology talent hub?
How can companies leverage Poland to build offshore centers or Centers of Excellence (COEs)?
How can companies find the right talent in these locations?
What can companies do to actively work with the technology ecosystem for partnerships, acquisitions, and co-innovation?