OPER8IT is a conference about
modern IT operations

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We focus 100% on IT operations

The first conference dedicated entirely to IT operations took place in Cracow, Poland in November 2019.
Find out how 200+ attendees benefited from the event.

OPER8IT is made for people like you
We got the idea for creating a conference focused on IT operations from members of the Let's Manage IT community. They lacked a place to discuss, share and get inspired by ideas critical for running effective IT operations. We tapped into the collective knowledge of IT experts from Poland and beyond to ...

We are on a mission
We strongly believe that Central Europe can be the go-to location for the most innovative IT operation centers in Europe. At OPER8IT we connect people from the worlds of shared service centers, business process outsourcing units, and in-house operations centers and enable them to exchange experiences, explore best practices, learn from implementation cases and discuss actual process improvements.

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Meet the 2019 speakers

Paul Wilkinson

Director @ GamingWorks

Mark Gallagher

Managing Director @ Performance Insights Ltd

Gaweł Mikołajczyk

Head of Security Operations @ Tieto Security Services

Radosław Gnat

Information Security Expert @ GSK

Marek Mlonka

Senior Solution Architect @ Optimatis Sp. z o.o.

David Carvalhão

Chief Innovation Officer @ Vigil365

Dawid Ostręga

Director MxB@ Shell Energy Retail

Frank D'haeseleer

Crisis Management @ Proximus

Dave Whyte

Operations Lead @ Auto Trader UK

Mark Smalley

The IT Paradigmologist @ Smalley.IT

Andrew Vermes

Senior Consultant @ Kepner-Tregoe

Maggie Zbierska

Head of Global Support @ Knauf IT Services Polska

Wojciech Ehrenfeld

Head of IT Solutions @ Ringier Axel Springer Polska

Bartosz Trzęsicki

Head of Global IT Infrastructure, Processes and Security Services @ thyssenkrupp

Krzysztof Jarosz

Head of IT Department @ Media Saturn Holding Polska & Global Lead Service Management @ Media Markt Saturn Technology

Emilian Mleczak

Director; Head of Operations, Service Management /Head of Employer Branding & Marketing in Fujitsu Poland

Natalia Legowska

Head of IT Applications and Projects Central & Eastern Europe @ Swissport International Ltd.

Katarzyna Karpińska

Senior Head of International Services Developement Unit @ T-Mobile

Adam Alker

Agility Consultant @ T-Mobile Polska

Stefan Rautszko


Kamil Etel

Account Executive @ Dell Technologies

Michał Rusinek

Regional Sales Director @ Advanced Business Systems

Artur Sygnatowicz

Expert @ Optimatis Sp. z o.o.

Grzegorz Porwisz

ITSM and DevOps Consultant, Trainer @ Conlea

Piotr Białek

Global Solution Manager, Marine Digital Services & Group Leader for Marine Unit Kraków @ ABB

Rafał Dyrda

Head of Managed Services @ Symphony Ventures

Łukasz Jodliński

BSS Operations Manager @ Amdocs

Katarzyna Grobelna-Szygenda

Senior Operations Manager in Technology @ Allegro.pl

Piotr Michoński

IT Manager @ Allegro.pl

Maciej Żarski

Cyber Security Manager @ Atos
Trainer & Consultant @ Conlea

Maciej Obuchowski

Process Automation Product Manager @ Arla

Robert Piotrowski

Service Management Expert @ T-Mobile Polska

Marcin Młodziński

Head of IT Operations Control Center Department @ BSH Home Appliances Group

Krzysztof Kozakiewicz

CEO @ Let's Manage IT

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What you can expect

Quality knowledge and insight

The speakers and partner share knowledge and insight that enable you to become a better IT operations leader. You can put the knowledge to use right after you go back to your team.

Vibe and tribe

The Let's Manage IT community probably has answers to most questions you stumble upon as an IT leader. At OPER8IT you get the opportunity to talk to your peers and market experts and discuss anything from managing teams to implementing the technology.


We know that just learning new stuff is not enough. That's why we constantly look for ways to spark inspiration. At OPER8IT you can expect speakers and an ambiance that will drive you to try out new ways of doing your job.

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OPER8IT is Delivered by

Manage IT

As Let’s Manage IT we help, provide and inspire IT managers and leaders to develop themselves, their teams and organisations, and the entire IT industry in Poland. We achieve it by building a unique community, by enabling networking and the exchange of knowledge and experience, by following current trends in IT management, and by creating an inspiring atmosphere. We do it with perfectly organised local meet-ups and conferences: IT Manager of Tomorrow, Lean IT Forum, Let’s Manage IT Nights and OPER8IT.

Find out more about Let’s Manage IT by visiting our website.