Siemoniak and Emilewicz at the inauguration of 9th edition of Leadership School
This school is here for you to change your lives, to achieve success, and to transform your environment – was stated during the inaugural lecture of the 9th. SPIW edition, Igor Janke, founder of the School and president of the Freedom Institute. Over a hundred people participated in the first assembly.
The Freedom Institute – more than a think tank
We are a place for meetings, conversations, shaping and clashing of different visions for the development of Poland, Europe, and the world. We build the foundations of a strong and responsible society. We educate future elites – people capable of strategic thinking, efficient management of the state – active citizens involved in the life of the community – their environment, city, country. We collaborate with the business world, science, administration, and politics. We create initiatives supporting education, entrepreneurship; we participate in discussions on international matters, help build good relations between Poland and key partners abroad. We believe that a dynamically developing Poland, firmly rooted in th international structures of the European Union and NATO, can play an important role in shaping the security of sustainable development, stability, and peace worldwide.
is a great gift that must be protected; it provides the space for creation.
uniting the efforts of many individuals and entities gives strength
acting for the common good is the driving force of society
responsibility for today and future Poland, remembering all who fought for its existence
understanding the dynamically changing reality
the ability to listen to people with different perspectives, different points of view, and values is essential for effective cooperation
“Almost a decade ago, many people didn’t believe in the success of the Institute’s project and activities. Today, after over 10 years, we are the best example that one can have a real impact on the future of Poland, Europe, and the world.”
President and Founder of the Freedom Institute