CEO Academy

Growth Strategies for Global Tech Startups CEMS Skill Seminar at Warsaw School of Economics

What is CEO Academy?

A series of unique seminars on developing effective strategies for businesses operating in the new tech industry. Lectures and workshop are delivered by CEOs and top level executives of fastest growing Polish startups.
Learn from real-life examples how to build a highly profitable global business from scratch and scale it worldwide fast.

In cooperation with Daftcode the programme is conducted by professor Piotr Płoszajski,
Chair of the Management Theory.

Reasons to take part in the CEO Academy

For everyone

  • Opportunity to learn how to build a strategy for digital products
  • Working on real cases and real digital products
  • Certificate
  • 1 ECTS point

For the best students

  • Mentorship days with CEOs
  • A chance to join Daftcode and get a job offer in business and strategy area

Who can join?

Be sure to join our unique CEO Academy if you’re an ambitious proactive student of Warsaw School of Economics with great management skills and business knowledge.

Members of CEMS Club and other student organizations are welcome, as well as students of 3rd, 4th and 5th year.

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to learn from the best experts in the field and boost your future career! You will find detailed information below.


  • 28 March,
    17:10 - 18:50
    SGH, Building C, room 2C
    Building Growth on Global Corporate Market
    Jacek Szlendak, CEO at Perfect Gym
  • 04 April,
    17:10 - 18:50
    SGH, Building C, room 2c
    Boosting Business with Performance Marketing
    Maria Dulnikiewicz, Managing Director at Performante
  • 11 April,
    17:10 - 18:50
    SGH, Building C, room 2E
    Scaling SaaS Product World-wide
    Stefan Batory, CEO at Booksy
  • 20 April,
    17:10 - 18:50
    SGH, Building G, room 236
    Changing the Industry via Customer Experience
    Benjamin Kuna, Founder at Tylko
  • 25 April,
    17:10 - 18:50
    SGH, Building C, room 2C
    What is Smart Money and How to Raise It
    Michał Rokosz, Partner at Inovo VC
  • 13 May,
    9:00 - 17:30
    Daftcode, Plac Europejski 1
    All day workshop
    Go to Market Strategy for Real-life Digital Product
    Hubert Rachwalski, Projects' CEO & Board Advisor
  • 13 May,
    18:00 - 20:00
    Charlie Cocktail bar
    The finale
    Informal Banquet
    Winners' announcement

Who is behind this?

Daftcode is a fast growing tech company, developing and investing in high potential online and mobile products, as well as AI-based solutions.

As a Venture Builder, DaftCode focuses on B2B solutions which make use of big data and machine learning. The company handles also its own startup projects - from the concept, through development, up to the market launch. DaftCode’s broad portfolio of ventures includes:

Keynote Speakers

  • Hubert Rachwalski
    Hubert Rachwalski
    Projects' CEO & Board Advisor
    DaftCode is the most successful Polish venture builder with a wide range of global brands operating on all continents.
  • Michal Rokosz
    Michal Rokosz
    Partner at Inovo VC
    Inovo is a VC fund which invested millions of PLN and built a wide portfolio of well-known and successful Polish startups.
  • Stefan Batory
    Stefan Batory
    CEO at Booksy
    With over 500K bookings, 200K customers and 12 mln PLN in investments, Booksy is one of the leading app for health & beauty services worldwide.
  • Jacek Szlendak
    Jacek Szlendak
    CEO at Perfect Gym
    Perfect Gym is the world’s fastest growing management software for gym & fitness industry. Present on three continents, serves over 1000 companies.
  • Benjamin Kuna
    Benjamin Kuna
    Founder at Tylko
    Tylko is a truly disruptive company. Tylko enables users to visualize their interior and order custom-made furniture straight from the mobile app with just a couple taps.
  • Marek Kirejczyk
    Marek Kirejczyk
    Vp of Engineering, Daftcode
    DaftCode is the most successful Polish venture builder with a wide range of global brands operating on all continents.
  • Maria Dulnikiewicz
    Maria Dulnikiewicz
    Managing Director at Performante
    Performante is a digital marketing agency operating on 150+ markets. Multi-language competences are delivered by 12 nationalities on board.
  • prof. Piotr Płoszajski
    prof. Piotr Płoszajski
    Head of Dept. of Management Theory, SGH
    Member Executive of CEMS CEMS Skill Seminar's Lecture

How to apply for a CEO Academy by Daftcode?

Application deadline
23 Days
17 Hours
34 Minutes
56 seconds

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