In.Europa

Team

Anna Radwan

Anna Radwan

Founder of Instytut Europa. Sociologist, graduate of the Institute of Applied Social Sciences of the University of Warsaw and postgraduate European studies at the Centre for Europe at the University of Warsaw. She has been professionally dealing with European issues for the past 16 years. She has begun as a volunteer for the information campaign preceding the Polish referendum on joining the European Union.Subsequently, she worked at the Robert Schuman Foundation in Poland for Róża Thun, currently an MEP. Between 2006 and 2015 she was the head of the Schuman Foundation and to this day continues to serve on the board of this organization. In the years 2015-2016 she held the position of the Director of the President Bronislaw Komorowski Institute. She is married and has three children.

Łukasz Lipiński

Łukasz Lipiński

Editor-in-Chief of Polityka.pl. Director of analyzes in Polityka Insight (2013-2018). He worked for 15 years at the leading Polish daily newspaper “Gazeta Wyborcza”, where he headed the national news desk (2008-2012), foreign desk (2006-2008) and economy desk (deputy head 2001-2006). Apart from supervising journalists, Łukasz was responsible for commissioning polls, managing coverage of general elections and other major events. Marshall Memorial Fellow of 2004 and member of the selection committee of that programme since 2007. A Law graduate from the University of Gdańsk.

Jerzy Smoliński

Jerzy Smoliński

Graduate of the Stefan Czarnecki Higher Officers’ School of Armour in Poznań and of the University of Wrocław. He participated in the creation of the press service in the military. He prepared the first army contingents for missions outside the country as far as the media are concerned. He produces reports for the Polish Television connected with the issues of defence and national security. Between 2004 and 2006 he was the director for program matters at the Poznań TVP division. From 2007 to 2010 he was an advisor of the Sejm Speaker responsible for contacts with the press and in the years 2010-2015 he was an advisor to the President of the Republic of Poland.

Aleksandra Żebrowska

Aleksandra Żebrowska

Holds a degree in European studies from the Centre for Europe at the University of Warsaw and from Maastricht University. She has begun gathering professional experience as an intern in the European Parliament and at the European Commission Representation in Poland, subsequently working at the European Institute of Public Administration and at the Polish Institute of International Affairs. Her focus areas are, among others, EU foreign policy, EU institutions as well as German politics.

Ireneusz Bil

Ireneusz Bil

Director of the Amicus Europae Foundation of Aleksander Kwasniewski and Secretary General of the European Council for Reconciliation and Tolerance. From 1997 to 2004 he worked as an expert for: the National Security Office, the Office for European Integration, and the Office of International Affairs in the Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland. In the years 2005-2006 Deputy Director and acting manager of the Office of International Affairs in the Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland. Doctor of Economics, graduate of the Warsaw School of Economics and of the Security Studies (SBN) at the University of Warsaw.

Tomasz Nowakowski

Tomasz Nowakowski

Corporate Executive Director of the TP Group. Associated with the TP Group since 2008. As Corporate Executive Director, he was responsible for company management, sponsorship strategy, PR communication and public affairs, among others. In the years 2004-2007 he served as undersecretary of state for the Office of the Committee for European Integration and secretary of European Committee of the Council of Ministers. Subsequently, he led the Office of the Committee for European Integration. He has also served as undersecretary of state in the Ministry of Regional Development. He graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw and the International Study of French and European Law. He has also studied at the University of Poitiers in France. He holds a Doctor degree in Law.

Cezary Lewanowicz

Cezary Lewanowicz

Public communication and EU affairs expert, since 2003 with the European Parliament press service, Brussels. E Spokesperson at the press team of the European Commission president, José Manuel Barroso, (2010-2014). Coordinator of the Chair of European Civilisation held by prof. Bronisław Geremek at the College of Europe in Natolin (2002-2003). European Information Director at the Office of Committee for European Integration, in charge of the government’s information campaign on Poland’s accession to the European Union (2000-2002). Advisor to the Polish team for the EU Accession Negotiations. Journalist, correspondent for Tygodnik Powszechny in Paris (1994-1996). Articles in Tygodnik Nowoczesność, Gazeta Wyborcza, Le Figaro, Ouest-France, l’Express. Graduated from the University of Warsaw, the Sorbonne, the University of Paris 8 and the National School of Public Administration.

Tomasz Nowakowski

Jan Szyszko

He completed interdisciplinary European studies at the College of Europe and political science and geography at Trinity College in Dublin and Charles University in Prague. A trainee at the European Investment Bank. Scholarship holder of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Until the end of July, he was associated with Polityka Insight, where he was responsible for tracking political events in the EU member states and in Brussels.

Małgorzata Łada-Bartoszewicz

Małgorzata Łada-Bartoszewicz

Gradute of Tourism and Recreation at the Academy of Physical Education in Warsaw. For years associated with tourism business. She was involved in organizing trips and events, both – in outbound and incoming tourism to Poland. She is looking for new challenges and is curious about current and future days in the European Union. In private life, she loves traveling with a map in her hand, learning about cultural heritage, as well as wandering, skiing and swimming. Mom of daughter Nina.

 
 

Intern

Tatiana Barkovskiy

Karolina Szymońska

Student of the third year of European Studies and Law in University of Warsaw. As part of European Studies, in May this year she was in the group of people who won the competition about promotion of the European Union. Project “The EU is female too” was about important role of women in the European Union. In everyday life she is passionate about Polish and European politics. Her goal is to be the part of the institutions of European Union and be able to live her dream of the European Union as a unity in its diversity.