XXI Scientific Conference

Posted on 2015-04-20


Scientific Association of International Finance invites to participate in the XXI Conference "Trends in the financial sector in Poland and the world." This year's conference will be held on April 22 (Wednesday) at the Auditorium A. It will consist of parts in Polish and English. In each of them there will be panel discussions, which will be attended by representatives of science and business, as well as of students. This year KNFM also prepared a workshop with companies: PwC, OSTC and Thomson Reuters. A detailed program of the Conference and workshops are listed below.



Schedule XXI Scientific Conference

"Trends in the financial sector in Poland and in the world"

April 22, 2015 r. (Wednesday), hall A

9:30 Welcome Guest

  • prof. UG, dr. Krzysztof Dobrowolski, Dean of the Faculty of Economics UG
  • prof. zw. Assoc. Bohdan Jeliński, Director of the Institute for Foreign Trade
  • prof. zw. Assoc. Danuta Marciniak-Neider, Head of the Department of International Financial Markets


9:45 - 11:30 Part I (in Polish)

  • Alexander Lemańska, II SS2 FMiB MSG, World Market Real Estate Investment Trusts, with particular emphasis on efficiency and regulation of Asian funds (9.45 - 10.00)
  • Krystian Elgert I SS2 MSG FMiB, Bitcoin value or vanity (10.00 - 10.15)


PANEL DISCUSSION: Attracting foreign capital enterprises (10.15 - 11.15)

prof. UG, dr. Eugene Gostomski (EC UG), Andrew Ostrowski (ING Bank Slaski), Agnieszka Płoska (Genesis Capital), Paul Kasprzak (Euro-Leader)


11: 15 - 11:30 Coffee Break


11:30 - 13:30 Part II (in English)

  • Simon Gemen, I SS2 MSG IB, Opportunities and-risk of investments in emerging markets (11.30 - 11: 45)
  • Matthew Bujnowski, II SS2 FMiB MSG, Anti-Crisis Measures in Russia, (11.45 - 12.00)


PANEL DISCUSSION: (12.00 - 13.00) Wealth creation perspectives regarding to current situation in the financial sector

prof. UG, dr. Joanna Pietrzak (EC UG), Dr. Kamil Zbychorski (Transfer Pricing Consultant), Luke Kulik (OSTC), Michael Karlicki (Thomson Reuters)


13:00 Summary of the conference






 Thursday 23/04/2015, 09:00 - 12:45, room C101

Block 1: 09:00 - 12:00 Case study: Practical lesson Audit

  • Participates will work in groups and will take on the role of the audit team examining the financial statements of the Company Reapers Swornegacie SA
  • The participants will, on the basis of the documents, to investigate reports for any amendments, which then must collect the list of revisions made to the client.

Block 2: 12:00 - 12:45 Tests for PwC


REGISTRATION: http://warsztatyzpwc.evenea.pl/



Thursday 23.04.2015, 14.00 - 15.30, p. 518

"Short-term funding strategies for futures"

OSTC company trades in financial instruments for international markets using their own funds (ie. Proprietary trading). Especially for students of the Faculty of Economics OSTC prepared workshop where participants will learn how to make a futures in the short term.



Tuesday 04.28.2015, 13.30 - 15.00, p. C-102

Exit from the investment operations of PE / VC and conditions of the IPO based on selected companies
Examples of the Polish market: Virtual Poland, Energa, a company with a portfolio of funds, for example. Enterprise Investors and MCI
Examples from foreign markets: Apple, Facebook, what's up, and / or other