9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Ministerial Roundtable: Public-Private Sector Partnerships Advancing Economic Opportunities for Women and Girls (Open only to participating government ministers)
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM The Future of Cities: A Dialogue with the Mayor of Warsaw Irene Natividad, President, Global Summit of Women (USA) Hon. Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, Mayor of Warsaw (Poland)
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Opening Doing Business with Poland Irene Natividad (Moderator), President, Global Summit of Women (USA) Hon. Mateusz Morawiecki, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development (Poland) Henryka Bochniarz, Founder and President, Lewiatan (Poland) *Presentations not required for this session.
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Opening Ceremony Hon. Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, Vice President of Vietnam Hon. Atifete Jahjaga, Former President of Kosovo Hon. Laimdota Straujuma, Former Prime Minister of Latvia Henryka Bochniarz, Founder and President, Lewiatan (Poland) and Chair, Host Committee, GSW 2016 Irene Natividad, President, Global Summit of Women (USA)
Parade of Leaders
7:30 pm to 9:00 PM Poland’s Welcoming Dinner
Host: Hon. Beata Szydlo, Prime Minister, Poland
Site: Royal Castle, Warsaw and Arcade Polska
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Male CEO Forum: The Business Case for Gender Equity Lisa Kassenaar (Moderator), Editor, Global Diversity, Bloomberg News (USA) Manfred Bischoff, Chair of the Board, Daimler (Germany) Michel Khalaf, President, EMEA, Metlife (UAE) Alastair Teare, CEO, Deloitte Central Europe (U.K.) Marco Villa, President, Region EMIA (Europe, Middle East, India, Africa), Technip (Italy) Slawomir Sikora, CEO, Citi Handlowy (Poland) *Discussion session with lead presentation.
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Debate: What makes an Inclusive Economy? Lisa Kassenaar(Moderator), Editor, Global Diversity, Bloomberg News (USA) Martha Brooks, Corporate Director, Bombardier Inc., Jabil Circuit and Algeco Scotsman (Canada) Idar Kreutzer, CEO, Finance Norway Henryka Bochniarz, Founder and President, Lewiatan (Poland)
12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Luncheon Program: Women Entrepreneur’s Forum: New Businesses from ‘Old’ Needs Denise Evans(Moderator), Vice President, Women and Diversity Marketing, IBM (USA) Paula Marshall, CEO, The Bama Companies (USA) Noriko Nakamura, CEO, Poppins Inc. (Japan) Maan Hontiveros, Chair, Air Asia Philippines Solange Olszewska, CEO. Solaris Bus & Coach (Poland) Olga Malinkiewicz, Founder & CEO, Saule Technologies (Poland) *Discussion session with videos presenting the speakers.
10:00 a.m — 11:00 a.m. Women CEO Forum: The Future of Work in the Age of Digitization and Mobility Irene Natividad, (Moderator) President, Global Summit of Women (USA) Maria Blasé, President, HVAC & Transport, Latin America, Ingersoll Rand (USA) Beata Stelmach, CEO, GE Poland & Baltic States (Poland) Sylvia Coutinho, CEO, UBS Brazil (Brazil) Sabine Dall’Omo, CEO, Siemens Southern Africa (South Africa)
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Luncheon Program: Presidents Forum Katrin Adt, (Welcome Remarks) Vice President, HR Development and HR Services, Daimler (Germany) Justyna Pawlak, (Moderator) Bureau Chief for Central and Eastern Europe, Thompson Reuters (Poland) H.E. Atifete Jahjaga, Former President, Kosovo H.E. Laimdota Straujuma, Former Prime Minister, Latvia
2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. BREAKOUT SESSIONS III
Leadership Development Track: Women on Boards Roundtable: How Female Board Members Can Drive Value and Results Irene Natividad, (Moderator) Chair, Corporate Women Directors International and Summit President (USA) Sakie Fukushima, Corporate Director, Mitsubishi, Firestone, Ajinomoto (Japan) Rana Ghandour Salhab, Board Director, Deloitte Middle East (UAE) Wioletta Rosolowska, Board Director, Bank Pekao and Country General Manager, L’Oreal Poland (Poland) Ana Maria Llopis, Chair of the Board, Dia; Board Director, Societe Generale (Spain)
Issues Track: Addressing the Digital Skills Gap: Education for the Next Generation Gloria Lorenzo, (Moderator) Director, Translation Architecture, European Development Center, Oracle (Spain) Claudine Schmuch, Managing Director, Global Partner (France) Sheryl Chamberlain, Group President, Global Partner Executive, Capgemini (USA) Katarzyna Majewska, Head of Operations & Technology, Citi Handlowy (Poland)
4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. BREAKOUT SESSIONS IV
Leadership Development Track: Equalizing the Pay Gap: Best Practices Elisabeth Richard, (Moderator) Head, Group Internal Motivation & Leadership for Women (France) Ursula Schwarzenbart, Head, Talent Development & Global Diversity Management, Daimler (Germany) Patricia Milligan, Senior Partner, Mercer (USA)