European neighbours – opportunities for a revival
Germany, France, Poland: How to strengthen economic relationships in the Weimar Triangle. Areas of pivotal importance in the context of the reconstruction of the European economy. Barriers to cooperation and ways of overcoming them.
The West’s approach to the authoritative East
China and Russia in the changing architecture of global politics. Systemic rivals of the West – their economies and potential to innovate. Russia’s policy of “testing” and disintegrating unions, information warfare – how to respond to threats? Economic interdependence of Russia and the EU in terms of the fuel market. Prospects for Europe’s common energetic safety policy. The EU's and USA’s approach to China’s plan of technological, infrastructural and investment dominance. How to coexist without abandoning European values.
Poland’s future in the EU
Three decades of transformation and fifteen years in the European Union – an overview of Poland’s membership, achievements and ambitions. Community, cooperation, and integration vs. sovereignty – the art of measuring proportions. A hierarchy of values and a model of democracy – a room for dialogue or conflict? Economic resilience of the Polish economy – Poland as an attractive market for investors.
Member of the European Parliament, President of the European Parliament 2009–2012; Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland 1997–2001; Chairman of the Programme Board of the EEC
Sopot University of Applied Sciences; Member, Team of Advisers to the Foreign and European Union Affairs Committee, Senate of the Republic of Poland
President, Polish Economic Society (PTE), Collegium of Business Administration, Warsaw School of Economics (SGH)
Director, Member of the Board, The Foundation for Polish-German Cooperation
Member of the Management Board, „Strategie 2050” Institute, Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2012- 2014)
Head of Representation of the European Commission in Poland 2016–2021; Permanent Representative of the Republic of Poland to the European Union 2012–2016