Meet our key note speaker

The key note address will be delivered by Maria Skóra (confirmed), Senior Project Manager at Das Progressive Zentrum, Berlin. Maria will share her thoughts with us on the topic:

key note: “What future for democracy?”

Maria studied sociology in Poland and Denmark and received a doctorate degree in economics in 2015. Before arriving in Germany, she divided her professional career between academia as a lecturer and the Polish Ministry of Labour and Social Policy. Since 2012, she also served as an expert for the All-Poland Alliance of Trade Unions and facilitated the activities of the United Nations Development Program in Warsaw. In Germany, Maria first worked as a program director at the HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA Governance Platform. Today, she is Senior Project Manager at Das Progressive Zentrum, an independent think tank based in Berlin. Maria is responsible for developing the expertise and activities of our organization in topics related to Central and Eastern Europe.

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featured image: Maria Skóra, copyright by Das Progressive Zentrum