Why it is worth coming

More than 250 participants

Every year, the congress brings together a group of outstanding specialists, not only in the field of controlling and finance, but also in business management, sales and advanced technologies. Meet business partners from all over Europe and open yourself to a global exchange of experiences.


Content-based lectures

Lectures that inspire and change the approach to business management. Innovative solutions, modern technologies and challenges of the 21st century - this is what representatives of the International Association of Controllers (ICV) and many international companies will face.


Prof. Dr. Rolf Hichert, president of the IBCS Association, on standardization in management reporting

During the 17th ICV POLSKA Congress (CIA 2023), Prof. Dr. Rolf Hichert, President of the IBCS Association, creative mind and frequent speaker at international conferences. It will address the topic of International Business Communication Standards (IBCS) and show why standardization in management reporting is important. We will also find out what are the latest trends and challenges facing the management reporting process and in which direction the IBCS Association is conducting its research work on the IBCS standard.

A speech by Dr. Christian Kreuze an expert in the field of personnel controlling

The subject of personnel controlling will be presented by the international expert Dr. Christian Kreuzer. Currently, he is the Managing Director of Advisory Services EY in Vienna with a focus on corporate development. He is also the Managing Director of the Controller Institute. Dr. Christian Kreuzer will share with us his experience in the area of ​​personnel controlling, showing it as a process and will develop related topics of reporting, planning and budgeting as well as automation of personnel controlling.


Updates, trends and practice

Join us for the presentations given by the biggest experts who will share their controlling and financial experience in digital business models and shared services centres.

The subject of the speeches are:

  • CFO of the future
  • Digitalization
  • Sustainability
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Controlling
  • Business Partnering
  • Digital Future
  • Business Intelligence (BI)
  • Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
  • Machine learning
  • Big Data

Subject sessions

The 17th ICV POLSKA Congress (CIA 2023) also includes thematic sessions in which you can take part. During the session, the topics will be discussed at a detailed and practical level. We invited practitioners and experts in their fields to speak. There will also be a special session for young controlling students.

The subject sessions will cover the following topics:

  • Digital Future and New Reality
  • Digital Finance and Controlling
  • Business Intelligence and Predictive Planning in controlling
  • Modern controlling
  • Digitalization in Finance and Controlling

ICV Young Controllers Barcamp!

We also invite students of controlling to participate in the Congress. Please join us, meet them and invite the best ones to your company. Here at ICV, we believe that controlling is an profession with a bright future and it is important to take care of the development of your professional career.

Consecutive interpreting

We invite controllers from all over Europe to exchange experiences from different countries. Thanks to bilateral, simultaneous Polish-English interpretation, you will easily understand foreign speakers.

Integration party and networking

The great value of our congresses is also the possibility of building a network of contacts and integrating participants. During the afternoon networking we provide the opportunity for an informal exchange of experiences.

Knowledge, experience, inspiration – these are important, but not the only advantages of the congress. Competitive advantage is also built thanks to a rich network of contacts. From the morning, participants exchange business cards and discuss during networking sessions, and in the afternoon, in a more informal atmosphere, they exchange experiences and make friends. Come and see how they will pay off in the future.



Innovation, inspiration, integration – the CIA Congress organised by ICV is the most important controlling event in Poland

Andrzej Derkowski
Head of ICV Work Group Toruń-Bydgoszcz