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17: Live or Let Die? The Evolution of the Economy – Darwinism Mixes Up the Markets

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
german language

Models considered the sine qua non of economic thought and action turn out to be obsolete. New business models are shaking up the markets. Innovation creates growth and growth ensures businesses their survival. But how do businesses become innovative? Can innovation only grow organically?

Partner, Business Development and Marketing, Speedinvest GmbH, Vienna
Member of the Executive Board, TTTech Computertechnik AG, Vienna
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pioneers, Vienna
President, Turner International, Atlanta, GA
Partner and Head of Consulting, PwC, Vienna

Array Marie-Helene AMETSREITER

Partner, Business Development and Marketing, Speedinvest GmbH, Vienna

several Marketing and Strategy Positions, Mobilkom Austria Group Chief Executive Officer, VIPnet, Croatia
 University Degree, Business Administration, WU (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien)
 MBA Programme, UCI - University of California, Irvine
since 1996
  Self-Employed, Consultant, Telecoms / CEE Region
  Director Group Marketing, Telekom Austria Group
  Director Corporate Sustainability, OMV
1999-2004

Mag. Georg KOPETZ

Member of the Executive Board, TTTech Computertechnik AG, Vienna

Prüfungen in den Undergraduate Kursen für Mikro- und Makroökonomie, Harvard University Summer School Harvard University World Model United Nations, Miedzyzdroje und Prag Studium der Rechtswissenschaften, Abschluss: Magister iuris, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Universität Wien Institut für Staats- und Verwaltungsrecht, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Universität Wien Europarecht und Völkerrecht (ERASMUS Stipendium), Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), Paris European Law Moot Court Competition, Kopenhagen Grundwehrdienst, Wien
1991
1992-1993
1992-1996
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1995-1996
1996
1996-1997

Mag. Andreas TSCHAS

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pioneers, Vienna

Co-Founder, icons, Vienna Assistant to a Member of Parliament, Austrian Parliament, Vienna Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, STARTeurope, Vienna
2007-2009
2009-2010
2009-2013

Array Gerhard ZEILER

President, Turner International, Atlanta, GA

Studies, Psychology, Sociology and Educational Sciences, University of Vienna Scientific Research Assistant, Austrian Institute for Occupational Research Spokesman for Minister of Education and Arts Dr Fred Sinowatz, Austrian Ministry of Education and Arts Spokesman for Chancellor Dr Fred Sinowatz, Austrian Government Spokesman for Chancellor Dr Franz Vranitzky, Austrian Government Secretary General, ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation) Chief Executive Officer, Tele 5 Chief Executive Officer, RTL 2 Chief Executive Officer, ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation) Chief Executive Officer, RTL Television Chief Executive Officer, RTL Group Member of Executive Board, Bertelsmann President, Turner International Non-Executive Chairman, GAGFAH S.A. Board of Directors, Central European Media Enterprises
1973-1976
1976-1979
1979-1983
1983-1986
1986
1986-1990
1991-1992
1992-1994
1994-1998
1998-2005
2003-2012
2005-2012
since 2012
2014-2015
since 2014

DI Jörg BUSCH

Partner and Head of Consulting, PwC, Vienna

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