Keynote Speakers

Janusz Wojciechowski

Born in 1954 Rawa Mazowiecka, Poland, Janusz Wojciechowski graduated from the University of Łódź in 1977 with a master’s degree in Law. He served as a judge in the Polish Supreme Court and Tribunal of State before being elected to the Polish Sejm in 1993 and the European Parliament in 2004, serving for three terms before joining the European Court of Auditors. In 2019, he was appointed as EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development. Commissioner Wojciechowski’s responsibilities include supporting the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy and developing a Long-term Vision for rural areas.