Magda Kubicka, Director of Innovation Department, Lodz Special Economic Zone
Magda Kubicka has been part of Lodz Special Economic Zone since 2010. She leads the Innovation Department in Lodz SEZ where all technological initiatives of Lodz SEZ take place. The Department has been running three acceleration programs and the IoE (Internet of Everything) Hub in cooperation with Cambridge Innovation Centre. For five years now, she has been working with innovative and technological companies, combining their potential with the needs and experience of big business representatives, like Ericsson, Procter&Gamble, PwC, Miele, Bluerank, Indigo Nails, Bosch, Siemens or Airbus. She works with European Union funds of which more than EUR 8 mln has been already granted for development and implementation of newest technologies within industry 4.0 sector. She has been leading a pilot S5 program in which startups build 5G solutions and 5G infrastructure is being implemented within the production plants of Lodz SEZ’s investors.
Competences: business networking, marketing and promotion, financing (including EU funds), cooperation with big business, business strategy