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The EU’s WMD strategy – Lessons Learnt from Outreach Programmes in Export Control

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Hotel Post
The European Commission organises a retreat during the European Forum Alpbach 2013. Logo_2013_Forum_PER_EC

One part of it on August 21, 2013 from 09.30-13.00 in Hotel Post, is open to the public. Up to 20 people may participate. Please register here.

The seats are assigned on a “first come, first served” basis. If you do not receive a confirmation email you are not on the participants’ list.

Key Questions are:
What does the EU undertake to fight against the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction? What has been achieved during the last 10 years and what are the envisaged next steps? How does the EU cooperate with third countries to reduce proliferation risks?

The speakers are:

Sibylle Bauer
Director, Dual-use and Arms Trade Control Programme, SIPRI – Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Stockholm

Martin Krüger
Head of Division, Export Control, Austrian Foreign Ministry, Vienna

Georg Pietsch
Director General EU Outreach Programme, BAFA – Federal Office of Economics and Export Control, Eschborn

Wolfgang Martin Rudischhauser
Chair, EU Working Party on Non-Proliferation, European External Action Service, Vienna

Jean-Jacques Woeldgen
Policy Officer, Aerospace and Defence Industries, Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry, European Commission, Brussels

Wolfgang Lehofer
Directorate-General DEVCO – Development and Cooperation, European Commission, Brussels

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Kategorie: all BreakoutPlenary

19.08.2013

14:30 - 14:45OpeningPlenary
14:45 - 16:30European Values: Acquis or Cheap Talk?Plenary
17:00 - 18:30The European Union's Future Role in a Global EconomyPlenary
20:00 - 22:00"Foreign" by Miriam FassbenderPlenary

20.08.2013

09:00 - 10:30Europe in the MediaPlenary
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 01a: The European Union - With or Without Me?Breakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 02: Europe after the Crisis - "More Europes" or "More Europe"?Breakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 03a: Higher Vocational Education and Training in Europe: Which Way Forward?Breakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 04a: Is there a Future for the European Welfare State?Breakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 05: What Role for Social Partners in the European Union 2.0 of the Future?Breakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 06: Coordinating Economic Policies within the EUBreakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 07: The Financial Crisis as Litmus-Test: The Union between Austerity and GrowthBreakout
11:00 - 13:00Working Group 08: The Achillees Heel of the European Project: Youth Unemployment in EuropeBreakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 01b: The European Union - With or Without Me?Breakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 03b: Higher Vocational Education and Training in Europe: Which Way Forward?Breakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 04b: Is there a Future for the European Welfare State?Breakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 09: A New Culture for Investment and InnovationBreakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 10: The EU s Role in Global Governance: Working With Strategic PartnersBreakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 11: Changing Values - Focus on IncentivesBreakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 12: Coordinating European Pension Policies - A Bridge so Near?Breakout
14:00 - 16:00Working Group 13: Horizon 2020: The Ambitious Goals of the EU Innovation PolicyBreakout

21.08.2013

09:30 - 13:00The EU's WMD strategy - Lessons Learnt from Outreach Programmes in Export Control
10:00 - 10:30Europe: A Phoenix from the Ashes?Plenary
10:30 - 12:30The Future of Europe: A Grassroots PerspectivePlenary
12:30 - 12:35ClosingPlenary