About us

The Young Entrepreneurs Forum of Poland (YEF) at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) in Katowice is a commission in CCI's Council aiming at the development of young entrepreneurs' competence and integration of young business environment in order to facilitate the first years of running their own companies. YEF is the organizer of the “Young Entrepreneur in the Modern Citi” program and other actions dedicated to those who are planning to establish their own business ventures in the future.

Since 2014, we have been an exclusive organization representing young Polish entrepreneurs in the European Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs (YES for Europe) in Brussels.

For 25 years, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Katowice has promoted and stimulated the development of entrepreneurship, also amongst young people right at the start of their professional careers. CCI shapes and spreads the code of ethics and a rule of honesty in business activities as well as general social responsibility. It also promotes its Members and helps them find partners within the country and abroad.

CCI is one of the most active organizations in the country’s business environment. It associates nearly 450 companies from Silesia and other regions of Poland. It constitutes a platform for dialogue and cooperation between entrepreneurs and national as well as local government bodies. CCI’s mission is to create a competitive and innovative economy by means of integration and support for business environment.