Project Management update from Kraków


By Artur Bialy

International Correspondent for PM World

Kraków, Poland

Polish IT start-ups invading Silicon Valley

Polish IT start-up scene is growing at the fast pace. Polish innovative companies not only operate on local market, they also successfully enter western and US markets with their products.

The team from Krakow took first place in the competition organized on the occasion of TechCrunch Disrupt SF. Poles impressed the judges a great product and the existing achievements. As a reward, the person will spend two weeks in China, where they learn to live as the distribution of technology solutions.

Estimote (http://www.estimote.com) is a system of sensors connected to a mobile application that collects data about customers such as store. When you buy a set of three iBeaconów for nearly $ 99, we can provide information and assistance in choosing the right things to our client. The one that goes near our premises can also receive information about promotions.


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About the Author

flag-polandartur-bialyArtur Bialy

Kraków, Poland

Artur Bialy is an experienced project manager, program manager and technical manager/leader, with approximately 15 years of experience managing IT projects on various levels. He has managed the implementation of complex internet applications, data warehouse and real-time systems. Artur has worked in various roles for international companies in Poland, Ireland, France and Spain. He is an expert in IT project management, business intelligence and real-time applications. Mr. Bialy graduated from the University of Technology and Science, the Department of Computer Science, where he was conducting research into Intelligent Agent Systems and Artificial Intelligence. Artur holds Masters Degree in Applied Computer Science. He also holds the Project Management Professional (PMP ®) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI®) and is an active member of PMI; he was a founding member of the PMI Poland Chapter. He is involved in new agile project management practices, works as an active Scrum Master and helps in implementations of lean/agile practices. He is certified Scrum Master and as one of few in Poland – Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP) by Scrum Alliance. Artur is a Member of PMI® and the Scrum Alliance (Certified ScrumMaster). Artur Bialy lives in Kraków, Poland and can be contacted at [email protected].  Artur’s project management blog can be found at http://www.bialy.eu.