Business Meeting with the Polish Ambassador and Global Victoria in Melbourne

  • 29 Jan 2024
  • 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
  • International Chamber House, Level 5/121 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000


  • Please remember to bring your ID to this event for registration at the door.

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Polish Ambassador’s Visit To Victoria

Victoria meets Vistula from Poland:

What two smart regions can achieve together

Event Overview:

What makes Poland such a unique economic powerhouse? How can your business leverage from this emerging success story?

The Polish Australian Business Forum (PABF) is delighted to host a special event in Melbourne, featuring the newly appointed Polish Ambassador to Australia, Mr Maciej Chmieliński, followed by a panel discussion. This is a fantastic opportunity for the Polish business community and Victorian entrepreneurs to network and engage with the Ambassador and business leaders, fostering relationships and understanding.

Why attend the event?

  1. Inspirational 2024 Kickstart: Begin the new year fueled by fresh perspectives on global opportunities, tailored for Victorian businesses.

  2. Elite Networking: Connect with fellow professionals and entrepreneurs who share your vision and drive.

  3. Insightful Learning: Delve into the secrets behind Poland's success story and discover how these strategies can be adapted to benefit your business.

  4. Exclusive Knowledge: Gain valuable insights into what the PABF can offer to elevate your business development strategies and efforts.

  5. Global Market Insights: Uncover valuable insights into the Central and Eastern European market, including Poland's dynamic economic landscape. These could be crucial for your global expansion or diversification strategies.

  6. Exclusive Access to Diplomatic Insights: Gain first-hand knowledge from diplomatic leaders about the nuances of international trade and relations, with a unique perspective that goes beyond traditional business understanding.

  7. Cultural Understanding: Enhance your cultural competence in dealing with Central and Eastern European markets. Understanding cultural nuances is key in international business, and this event offers a prime opportunity to deepen your knowledge.

  8. Future Trends and Opportunities: Be at the forefront of emerging trends and opportunities in Polish-Australian business relations. Make this event your gateway to information about upcoming projects and collaborations.

  9. Personal Brand Building: Elevate your personal brand as a forward-thinking, internationally-oriented professional. Excellent opportunity to position yourself as a key player in the global business arena.


  • Develop Relationships: Forge a strong bond between the newly appointed Polish Ambassador and the Polish-Australian business community in Victoria.

  • Community Inspiration: Serve as a platform to inspire and unite the Polish-Australian business community.

Strengthen PABF's Presence: Strengthen the presence of PABF within Victoria and promote future events.


5:30PM Arrival and greeting of Guests and Invitees; networking accompanied by wine

6:00PM Opening Speeches

  • Welcome by Global Victoria (host) by Paul O'Hagan 

  • Welcome by PABF (organiser) by Michal Golas

  • Key note speech by Maciej Chmieliński, the Polish Ambassador and an invitation to a discussion panel

  • Brief introduction of PABF and PITA by Michal Golas

6:30PM Panel Discussion moderated hosted by Eva Hussein

  • Participant Introductions: Aga Blana, Marcin Zawadzki, Andrzej Soszyński, Bart

  • Discussion on opportunities and challenges faced by businesses in Victoria (with a focus on Poland-Australia trade exchange)

7:00PM Networking with refreshments and canapes 

7:45PM Conclusion of the event

This event promises to be an insightful and engaging experience, offering a valuable platform for dialogue and collaboration within the Polish business community in Victoria. We look forward to your participation and the opportunity to build a stronger, more unified business network.


Contact: engagement@pabf.com.au

Address: Suite 104, Level 1, 109 Oxford Street

Bondi Junction, NSW 2022

ABN: 83 764 115 313

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