C3: IT in supply chain management



As a result of digitisation and globalisation, supply chain management undergoes constant changes and challenges. Due to the need to process and analyse increasing amounts of data, we employ sophisticated IT solutions and artificial intelligence. The main purpose of these efforts is to meet the growing requirements of customers – in distribution, it involves shorter and more flexible delivery terms, in production, processes must provide for individualised orders, and in purchase, it is important to contribute to the generation of added value of entities often located in distant places throughout the world. During the continuous exchange of data which accompanies the said processes security gains on significance.

•    Big Data
•    Cloud computing
•    Artificial intelligence
•    Cyber security

Chairperson: RAFAŁ RENK, Adam Mickiewicz University, President of the Board of Directors of ITTI Sp. z o.o.

Participated in the implementation of numerous implementation and research projects in the area of IT and telecommunications. Manager and contractor of projects for such entities as the European Defence Agency, ENISA, the European Space Agency or the European Commission. Author and co-author of a number of scientific publications concerning IT applications.

Digital supply chains? To do it better, forget about IT!

  • MAŁGORZATA KOZIEJ, Sales Director at Trecom

Involved in the IT industry for nearly 10 years, and in sales for 18 years. She built one of Poland's strongest stationery brands and created and launched an innovative GPS vehicle monitoring application. Graduate of the Faculty of Law, Administration and Economics at the University of Wrocław. What she values most in her work at Treco is her visible influence on solving her customers' problems owing to access to cutting-edge, tailored solutions. She focuses on projects aimed at improving the efficiency of her customers' businesses. A passionate skier and reader of biographies.

Hackers vs Logistic Companies

He is a graduate of the renowned École Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP). He started his career at a PE fund which handled the development of green technologies in Poland. In further years he gained experience at such institutions as Santander or KPMG. He has been advising start-ups on their development for 3 years. He currently works at Grey Wizard, the only Polish company which offers infrastructure protecting from hacker attacks, where he is responsible for products and international expansion.

 Ineffective spots in supply chains – solutions beyond the standard


President of the Management Board of Comp-Win, one of leading IT companies implementing systems for the management and optimisation of logistics, graduate of the Poznań University of Technology. For 24 years, HE has been developing IT solutions, focusing on the optimisation of transport, distribution and distribution chains. Co-author of Optilo solutions, which employ a combination of the entire experience gained so far. HE participated in international projects related to handling supply chains for international potentates of automotive, ICT, chemical, paper, FMCG industries, and in a number of projects related to building distribution strategies and supply chains for companies operating in the territory of individual countries, and multinational enterprises.

The integration of systems as the key to process automation

  • JAKUB CZYŻKOWSKI, Vice-President of the Board of Directors Sente

Co-founder and co-owner of Sente Systemy Informatyczne sp. z o.o. He is currently the Vice-President of the Board of Directors of the company the President of which he had been for 10 years. Co-creator of an application streamlining logistics management and efficient management of customer information and the system layer of Sente in terms of access to data base. He started his professional career in the IT industry in 1996, with being employed as an implementation specialist at MacroSoft. In 1999 - 2000, as part of his own business, he handled the programming of database systems. Graduate of the Department of Electronics at the Wrocław University of Technology. He graduated with distinction. He also completed a postgraduate course in management at the Department of Computer Science and Managementat the Wrocław University of Technology.

Agile and safe supply chains owing to the latest IT technologies

  • ŁUKASZ CHOLEWIŃSKI, Head of Infrastructure and Support Poland DB Schenker

Active in the IT industry for nearly 20 years. At DB Schenker, for 11 years he has been responsible for infrastructure and services related to business support and customer cooperation systems. He implemented a change management system in IT infrastructure according to Agile methodology.  An enthusiast of new IT technologies and their useful aspects supporting the development of people and business.

  • DOMINIK TYLCZYŃSKI, IT Consulting Director at Inteco Business Solution

A graduate of the French-Polish School of New Information and Communication Technologies and the Poznań University of Technology. Since 1995, he has been involved in SAP implementations in the modules of material management (SAP MM) and warehouse management (SAP WM), he has numerous certificates, including: SAP Supply Chain Management – Procurement, SAP Supply Chain Management – Logistic Execution, and also SAP Exchange Infrastructure & Integration and SAP ABAP Development. He has extensive experience gained over the years in the area of SAP integration with IT systems. The founder of the Polish SAP User Group, www.sapusers.pl