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16: Stay Innovative – the Example of Light Weight Design

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
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Central Europe’s strengths in the manufacture of lightweight design gives it a competitive advantage over other rapidly-growing regions. Nevertheless, to remain successful in the future, it will need to increase its innovative capacity. How might Austria profit yet more from the innovative potential of lightweight design?

Vice President, Upper Austria Economic Chamber, Linz
Deputy Governor, State of Upper Austria, Linz
Managing Director, Affan Innovative Structures LLC, Dubai
Managing Director, Berylls Strategy Advisors GmbH, Munich
Member of the FACC AG Management Board as Chief Operating Officer
Innovation Manager, Emerging Technologies and Concepts, Airbus Operations GmbH, Hamburg
Executive Board Member, voestalpine Metal Forming GmbH, Krems

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Mag.a Angelika SERY-FROSCHAUER

Vice President, Upper Austria Economic Chamber, Linz

 CEO and Owner, SERY* Creative Communications Inc., Linz-Leonding
 Since 2006 Founder, "EU-Russian Brand Alliance"
 Since 2010 Chairwoman of the Austrian Advertising Association, Austrian Economic Chamber
 Since 2015 Vice President of the Upper Austrian Economic Chamber

Mag. Dr. MBA Michael STRUGL

Deputy Governor, State of Upper Austria, Linz

Diplomstudium der Rechtswissenschaften, Johannes Kepler Universität Linz LIMAK General Management Program, Linz, Emory University/Atlanta Studium "International Finance", Graduierung zum MBA, University of Toronto Doktoratsstudium der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Johannes Kepler Universität Linz ÖVP Pressereferent Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich ÖVP Wahlkampfleiter OÖ Landtagswahl, Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich Creativ-Direktor, Werbeagentur Zoffel-Hoff & Partner, Wiesbaden Wahlkampfleiter Nationalratswahl, Österreichische Volkspartei Stv. Landesgeschäftsführer, ÖVP Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich, Mitglied des Bundesrates Entwicklung und Betreuung der Wahlkampagnen für Dr. Christoph Leitl und KommR Viktor Sigl, Abgeordneter zum OÖ. Landtag Landesgeschäftsführer, ÖVP Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich Wahlkampfleiter OÖ Landtagswahl, ÖVP Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich Klubobmann, ÖVP Landtagsklub Wahlkampfleiter OÖ Landtagswahl, ÖVP Landesparteileitung Oberösterreich Landesrat für Wirtschaft, Arbeit, Tourismus, Raumordnung Regionalentwicklung, Europa und Sport, Land OÖ Landesrat für Wirtschaft, Arbeit, Energie, Tourismus, Sport, Raumordnung, Regionalentwicklung und Europa
1982-1991
1998-1999
2000-2001
  während des Studiums: IMAS-Meinungsforschungsinstitut Linz
2005-2013
1987-1995
1997
1998
1999
1995-2001
1997-2001
  Wirtschaftskammerwahl Österreich/Oberösterreich
2000
2001-2013
2001-2013
2003
2003-2009
2009
seit 2013
seit 2015

Dr. Amer AFFAN

Managing Director, Affan Innovative Structures LLC, Dubai

Phd in Structural Engineering, University of Cambridge Mero / Mannesmann, Dubai
 BSC, Edinburgh University, Scotland
 Structural Engineer, Mero / Mannesmann
1987
1994-2004

Dr. Jan DANNENBERG

Managing Director, Berylls Strategy Advisors GmbH, Munich

BA Economics Stanford University Diplom-Kaufmann and Dr. rer.pol., Bamberg University Partner Automotive Practices, Oliver Wyman
1982-1985
1985-1990
1990-2011

Array Robert MACHTLINGER

Member of the FACC AG Management Board as Chief Operating Officer

Design Engineer, Fischer Ski &Tennis Project Engineer, Fischer Ski & Tennis Project- and Design Engineer, FACC AG, Ried im Innkreis Program Manager, FACC AG, Ried im Innkreis Business Development Manager, FACC AG, Ried im Innkreis Vice President Structures, FACC AG, Ried im Innkreis Executive Vice President Aerostructures, FACC AG, Ried im Innkreis
1984-1986
1987-1988
1988-1991
1992-1997
1998-2000
2001-2008
2008-2011

M.Sc. Peter PIRKLBAUER

Innovation Manager, Emerging Technologies and Concepts, Airbus Operations GmbH, Hamburg

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Innovation and Product Management, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria Erasmus International Product Design Engineering, Hanzehogeschool Groningen Research and Development Mercedes-Benz Cars, Innovation Studio Department Intern, Daimler AG, Stuttgart Master of Science in Engineering, Innovation and Product Management, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria Project Management Cabin0 A350 XWB, Cabin/Fuselage Strategy, Configuration and Change Management, Airbus Operations GmbH, Hamburg
2006-2009
2008-2009
2009
2009-2011
2011-2012

MBA Peter BERNSCHER

Executive Board Member, voestalpine Metal Forming GmbH, Krems

Sales, flat steel products, Scandinavia & Switzerland, voestalpine Stahl GmbH, Linz Representive, voestalpine Stahl GmbH, Authorised Officer Metalservice S.P.A., Italy Executive Board Director-Managing Director, Metalservice S.P.A., Veneta Nastri S.R.L., Cosivi S.R.L., Italy Managing Director, voestalpine Stahl Service Center GmbH Chairman of the Executive Board, voestalpine Polynorm NV Director of new formed Business Unit Automotive Body Parts, voestalpine Metal Forming GmbH, Linz
1986-1991
1992-1995
1995-2003
2003-2007
2007-2012
2012-2013

Economic Symposium

show timetable

30.08.2016

08:00 - 10:30 Charity Soccer Match – Good Game, Good Cause Social
12:00 - 12:30 Opening Plenary
12:30 - 14:00 Changing World – Changing Ways Plenary
14:10 - 14:45 Meet the Speaker: Robin Chase Plenary
14:10 - 14:45 Meet the Speaker: Cesar Hidalgo Plenary
14:30 - 16:00 Market Economy – Reinvent or Reboot? Plenary
16:30 - 18:00 ecoplus Lower Austria Evening Social
16:30 - 18:00 Fireside Talk “Future of Europe – Future of the European Economy” Partner
18:00 - 19:30 Migration – Opportunity and Challenge Plenary
19:30 - 20:30 Illuminating Alpbach Social

31.08.2016

06:00 - 07:00 Country Breakfast South Korea – Education Is the Key Plenary
06:00 - 07:00 Country Breakfast Georgia – Ways Out of Corruption Plenary
06:00 - 07:00 Country Breakfast Israel – the Country of Start-Ups Plenary
06:00 - 07:00 16th management club Business Breakfast Partner
07:00 - 08:30 Digital Employees – Have No Fear, Technology Is Here Plenary
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 03: The European Data Economy Needs a New Enlightenment! Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 04: Crowdsourcing – If You Have a Problem, Ask Everyone!? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 07: Motivate and Regulate – Behavioural Economics as a New Approach in Politics Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 01: Online Platforms – New Working Conditions in the Digital Age Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 06: New Values, New Ambitions? How Traditional Leadership Is Challenged by Millennials Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 09: FinTechs, Crowdfunding and Online Consultancy – a Change for the Whole Financial Industry? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 11: The Power and Myth of Creativity Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 02: The Role of a Modern State for the Economy and Society Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 05: Regional Hidden Champions: Ready for the Future? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 10: Digital Transformation Through Business Model Innovation Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 08: The 4th Industrial Revolution – Reurbanisation of Production Breakout
11:30 - 13:00 Lunch Reception Social
11:45 - 12:45 World.Economy.Austria. Successful Ideas for Our Country Partner
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 21: Opinion Making Between Transparency and Headline Fever Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 15: Leadership & Responsibility – How Responsible Leaders Do Good and Irresponsible Leaders Create Havoc Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 18: The Energy Transition – a Test for Our Economic System Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 16: Stay Innovative – the Example of Light Weight Design Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 13: Where Fear Reigns, Reason Fades Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 14: Big Data – a Vision of the Future, or: the End of Coincidence? Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 19: Quo Vadis Digital Europe/Austria? Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 20: Hands on Jam Session – Business as Unusual: Open Innovation and Service Design Thinking Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 17: Live or Let Die? The Evolution of the Economy – Darwinism Mixes Up the Markets Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 12: International Trade – Past, Present, Future Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 22: Transparency – Cui Bono? Breakout
16:30 - 18:00 Switch – Changing Culture, Changing Business? Plenary
17:00 - 18:30 Myths and Facts. How Is it with the Austrian Economic and Social System? Partner

31.08.-30.08.2016

Magenta Night Social

01.09.2016

06:00 - 07:00 Breakfast Club Plenary
06:30 - 07:30 “Kater” Breakfast Partner
07:00 - 08:30 Fully Connected – Fully Enlightened or Fully Enslaved? – Peter Drucker Morning Session Plenary
07:00 - 08:30 Digital Entrepreneurship in Europe Plenary
09:00 - 10:30 Different Countries, Different Solutions – Economic Cultures in Comparison Plenary
10:40 - 11:15 Meet the Speaker: Philipp Blom Plenary
10:40 - 11:15 Meet the Speaker: Lung Yingtai Plenary
14:30 - 18:00 Economic Dialogue Partner