PIOTR POPIK Senior Expert on European Projects

Manager with extended experience in the preparation and implementation of projects in both the public and private sectors. His area of expertise includes tools for the development of innovation ecosystems used at metropolitan and regional levels. As a member of the Management Board of Mazovia Development Agency Plc. he has directly involved in the implementation of the repayable financing instrument under the JESSICA Initiative, dedicated to strengthening cooperative relations. In 2014-2016, he acted as a member of the Management Board of the European Chemical Regions Network (ECRN), a cooperation network of chemical regions based in Brussels. A certified trainer of the European Foundation for Cluster Excellence (EFCE) and an expert of the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis (ESCA). He works closely with the School of Advanced Chemical and Material Technologies at the Warsaw University of Technology, the National Research Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation State Research Institute in Puławy and the Puławy Science and Technology Park.