Anglo-Polish Conference in Rotherham

Half-day (Free) Nationwide Conference in Rotherham 20 May 2015, Wednesday, 11:00-16:00

“Linking British and Polish SMEs”
Polish entrepreneurs have rapidly established themselves across the UK. According to research by The Centre for Entrepreneurs, of all nationalities who have set up businesses in the UK, Poles rank number six. More than 21,000 Poles have set up nearly 22,000 companies in the UK, while another 65,000 Poles are self-employed. Why not work with them?


Anglo-Polish Business Incubator
Federation of Small Businesses
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Venue: New York Stadium, Rotherham United FC, New York Way, S60 1AH, Rotherham, S. Yorkshire
(free parking available)


10.00 Registration and networking over coffee

11.00 Opening and welcome

11.05 Important role played by Poles in UK – Marek Niedzwiedz, Committee Member at Federation of Small Businesses – S. Yorkshire Branch, Founder of Anglo-Polish Business Incubator and Rotherham & Barnsley Business Incubator

11.30 FSB-voice of small business – Clive Davenport, Chairman of the FSB’s Trade and Industry Policy Unit

11.55 Rotherham – a great place to do business in the UK – Julia Millea & Robert Langley, Rotherham Investment & Development Office at Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

12.20 Business and cultural differences between Polish and English – Katarzyna Lanucha, Language and Culture Consultant and Language Teacher at University of Cambridge

12.45 Lunch and business mixer – a chance for informal discussions with participants

13.45 Motivational Speaker – Building your reputation – How to Get People Talking About You and Your Business – Rob Brown, a World Leading Authority on Networking and Business Relationships, Founder of the Networking Coaching Academy

14.25 Introduction of Midlands Polish Business Club, Birmingham – Agata Dmoch, Solicitor, Chairman at the MPBClub

14.35 Introduction of Yorkshire Polish Business Club, Bradford – Krystyna Czerwinska, MD at Czerwinska Group of Companies, Chairman at the YPBClub

14.45 Introduction of Polish Professionals Business Group, London – Sebastian Fuz, IFA, Executive Director at the PPBGroup

14.55 Introduction of Polish Networking Club, Manchester – Marta Grzelak, Solicitor, Chairman at the PNClub

15.05 Introduction of Polish Business House, Doncaster – Dariusz Karpowicz, IFA, Chairman at the PBHouse

15.15 Finding new opportunities with Enterprise Europe Network – Andy Taylor, Enterprise Europe Network in England

15.45 Closing the meeting and networking until 16.00

Registration is necessary:


Polish businesses in the UK