Bartłomiej Świerczewski has been working at Wrocław Municipal Office since 2000, and since 2010 he has been involved in broadly defined participation and civil society issues. In 2013, he conducted the pilot programme of Wrocław Civic Budget. He currently holds the position of Director of the Department of Social Affairs of Wrocław Municipal Office. As part of his duties, he coordinates issues connected with social assistance, cooperation with NGOs, health, culture and sport. He holds a PhD in History from Wrocław University. He is married with three children, and in his free time he goes hiking.

Bartłomiej Świerczewski will be a panellist of the discussion #1.