Jolanta Jaworska

Jolanta Jaworska

Vice-Chair
Governmental Programs Director, IBM Poland & Baltics

Responsible for IBM cooperation with government and public administration mainly in areas of business development policy, smarter cities, investments policy, social & labour market policy and projects in Global Delivery Centers in Poland and CEE, as well as improving cooperation between business and education/academia .
Co-author of many significant IBM investments in Poland – BPO in Krakow, R&D Tivoli Software Laboratory in Krakow as well as IT Delivery Center with Cyber Security Operations Center in Wroclaw, 2010, and newest IT Delivery in Katowice in 2013 . Expert in different areas of public support for new investments. 
For many years holding HR Director positions in international corporations Pan American, Delta Air Lines and Siemens. 
Author of innovative projects in area of CSR and HRM like – teleworking, strategic outsourcing, motivation & benefits, work life balance, diversity, IBM Executive Service Corps and IBM Smarter Cities Challenge.
Local and EU Expert in area of business development & social policy for Polish employers confederations. 
VP Public Affairs in Polish Association of Business Service Leaders ( ABSL), Chairman of American Chamber of Commerce , Employee & Labor Relations Committee in Poland . Board member of Association of Business Service Leaders in Poland . Member of Advisory Board in KIGEiT National Chamber of Commerce for Electronics and Telecommunications , founder of Polish Professional Woman Network – woman NGO in Poland.
MA in Economy of Warsaw School of Economics and HRM of Henley Management College, UK.