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World Free Zone Convention in co-operation with IBM Plant Location International and Deloitte Poland
presents
     4-day WORKSHOP & STUDY TOUR TO SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES IN POLAND

Developing and Marketing Free Zones based on Understanding of Investor Decision Making

Tuesday 14th June
to
Friday 17th June 2011

Katovice and Lodz, Poland


Introduction

POLISH ZONES INVESTMENT MARKETING WORKSHOP AND STUDY TOUR - Timetable
About the Polish Special Economic Zones (SEZ) Programme
Why Katowice and Lodz?

These are two of the most successful zones - Katowice topped the league in the first ten months of 2010 and accumulated investments worth PLN 800 million - over six times more than in the previous period.

Lodz has diversified into new industries such as household electronics, beauty products, logistics and packaging and business process outsourcing. Some of its international brand names include Dell, Indesit, Bosch-Siemens, Procter & Gamble, Fujitsu and ABB.
Aims and Objectives of the Workshop


Who will attend?


WORKSHOP PROGRAMME

Day One - Tuesday 14th June 2011 - PART ONE - KATOWICE (Monopol Hotel)

Day Two - Wednesday 15th June 2011

Day Three - Thursday 16th June 2011 - PART TWO - LODZ (Hotel Borowiecki)

Day Four - 17th June 2011


Workshop Presenters and Facilitators

   IBM-Plant Location International (IBM-PLI) Brussels, Belgium
Global Location Strategies and Economic Development Services www.ibm.com/gbs/pli


   DELOITTE Group


TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF REGISTRATION

How to get to Katowice?

    There are regular flights to Katowice from Warsaw and also direct from the following European airports: Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Turin.

    Please note that the group will return to Katowice from Lodz by bus, however if any participant wishes to return direct from Lodz he/she is free to do so as shown on the programme timetable.

   Venue Monopol Hotel in Katowice, Poland
    Address:   ul. Dworcowa 5, Katowice (Poland)
    Tel   +48 32 782 82 82        Fax   +48 32 782 82 83
    Website   www.monopolkatowice.hotel.com.pl
    Email   monopol@hotel.com.pl

   Delegate Fees  Course Fees 1,500.00 GBP which includes full programme as shown on the brochure with expert lecturers and consultants, visits to the Special Economic Zones of Katowice and Lodz. The fee also includes a welcome drink, coffee breaks throughout, 4 lunches, the bus transfers and two night's bed and breakfast at the Hotel Borowiecki in Lodz.
   Speakers  Speakers will be drawn from IBM-Plant Location International (IBM-PLI), Deloitte
   Accommodation  Hotel accommodation has been arranged at the Monopol Hotel in Katowice at a special rate of 440 (99 GBP) for a single room including breakfast and 520 PNL (116 GBP) (Double bed/Twin room)
With receipt of registration participants will be sent a link to make their booking direct with the Katowice hotel. The booking at the Lodz Hotel will be taken care of by WFZC.
Details of the Lodz Hotel are:
Hotel Borowiecki, ul. Kasprzaka 7/9, 91-078 Lodz
E-mail: recepcja@hotelborowiecki.pl      Tel.: 48 42 288 01 00 Fax: +48 42 288 01 21      Website: www.hotelborowiecki.pl
   Visas   Delegates who need visa support letters should register AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE to the WFZC secretariat being sure to give their passport information on the application form as requested. For somme countries, you must have a Schengen visa, full information is available on the following website: www.msz.gov.pl/The,Schengen,Info,12589.html
   Discounts  Discount of 15% is apply to the following:
  • Each second and subsequent delegate invoiced from the same organisation
  • Each delegate from LDC status countries

  • Only one discount may be applied by respect of each delegate.
       Payment method  Payments must be made by bank transfer or banker's draft at registration (£ Sterling). All bank charges are to the account of each delegate. Full details will be sent with your acknowledgement of registration.
    ON RECEIPT OF YOUR REGISTRATION WE WILL FORWARD OUR INVOICE FOR PAYMENT BY BANK TRANSFER OR CHEQUE. FEES ARE PAYABLE IN ADVANCE - THE ORGANISERS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ADMISSION IF PAYMENT HAS NOT BEEN RECEIVED
    Please contact us before the event if for any reason you have not received written acknowledgement of your registration, details of the venue and any requested accommodation reservations, plus your invoice.


       

    OR email us at info@freezones.org to register or to request any additional information

    Cancellation Policy

    Cancellations must be received in writing 21 days prior to the event and will be subject to a 15% cancellation fee unless a substitute delegate is nominated. If less than 21 days notice is given no refunds will be available, however substitutions will still be accepted. The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the content and timing of the programme, or any other aspect of the event, when unavoidable. Our liability in the unlikely event of a cancellation will be limited to a refund of the full conference / training / Workshop fee.


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