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12: The social partnership: There’s no time for fussing and fighting, my friend!

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
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How can cooperation through social dialogue create win-win situations? The Breakout Session will show the potential for cooperation through negotiations for particular working conditions. We will focus on the practical applicability as well as on scientific findings on successful cooperation in business and work life.

President, ÖGB - Austrian Trade Union Federation, Vienna
Managing Director, XIMES GmbH, Vienna
Associate Professor, Institute of Societal and Social Policy, Johannes Kepler University Linz
Expert, Department of Women and Families, Vienna Chamber of Labour, Vienna

Array Erich FOGLAR

President, ÖGB - Austrian Trade Union Federation, Vienna

Works Council Training Official, Regional Management: Vienna - Southwest Deputy Chair for Manual Workers, Works Council Political Secretary, Metalworkers Union Deputy General Secretary, Finance Department, Metalworkers Union Secretary General, Metalworkers Union (since 2000: Trade Union for Metal and Textile Workers) Executive Secretary, responsible for finances, Austrian Trade Union Federation Chairman, Trade Union for Metal, Textile and Food Workers Member of Management, Austrian Trade Union Federation Acting President, Austrian Trade Union Federation
1979-1987
1984-1987
1985-1987
1987-1988
1988-1992
1992-2006
2006
2006-2008
since 2007
2008-2009

Assoc. Prof. DI Johannes GÄRTNER

Managing Director, XIMES GmbH, Vienna

Trade Union of white collar worker Austria - Research and consulting for shop stewards to support them in bargaining technological issues Doctoral Studies, Vienna University of Technology University Assistant, Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology Chief Executive Officer, XIMES GmbH, Vienna Habilitation, thesis "Software in Consulting", Vienna University of Technology; Venia docendi, Wirtschaftsinformatik (applied computer sciences in business and economics)
1989-1992
1990-1992
1992-2002
since 1997
2001

Dr. Christine STELZER-ORTHOFER

Associate Professor, Institute of Societal and Social Policy, Johannes Kepler University Linz

Studies of "Social Economy" Adult Education Scientific Project Assistant Lecturer and Scientific Staff, Institute of Social Policy, University of Linz and Lecturer, Fachhochschule Sozialmanagement und Soziale Arbeit Doctoral thesis "Poverty and Time"
1978-1984
1980-1984
1984-1987
1987-2000
1996

Mag.a Sybille PIRKLBAUER

Expert, Department of Women and Families, Vienna Chamber of Labour, Vienna

Master of Political Science, Publicity and Economics, University of Vienna and Georgetown University, Washington D.C. Assistant to a Member of Parliament Expert, Unit for the European Social Fund, Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, Vienna
1990-1995
1995
1996-2004

Economic Symposium

show timetable

29.08.2017

08:00 - 10:30 Charity Soccer Match – Good Game, Good Purpose Social
12:00 - 12:30 Opening Plenary
12:30 - 13:30 Conflict or cooperation? The human factor in the economy Plenary
13:30 - 14:15 Meet the Speaker: Ernst Fehr Plenary
13:30 - 14:15 Meet the Speaker: Alex ‘Sandy’ Pentland Plenary
14:15 - 15:45 Business 2050: Europe’s search for the competitive edge Plenary
16:30 - 18:00 ecoplus and “So schmeckt Niederösterreich” Lower Austria Evening Social
18:00 - 20:00 The Alpbach Debate: globalisation and free trade Plenary

30.08.2017

06:00 - 07:00 17th management club Business Breakfast Partner
06:45 - 09:30 Talk on the Mountain: Decide! Quickly! And correctly! Partner
07:00 - 08:30 Artificial intelligence and the future of work Plenary
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 10: It’s the innovation, stupid! How to become a successful entrepreneur in the digital age Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 01: Basic income or welfare state? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 08: Business location vs. intact environment – an irresolvable conflict? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 05: Climate protection & economy. (No) contradiction? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 02: Low productivity growth despite the digital revolution? Lessons for Europe Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 04: The machine colleague – friend or foe? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 07: Leadership in complex times: doing the splits between conflict and cooperation Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 06: Foreign direct investments – curse or blessing? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 03: Competition boosts business. Cooperation spurs prices? Breakout
09:00 - 11:30 Breakout Session 09: “The power of we”: conflict and cooperation between men and women in the economy Breakout
11:30 - 13:00 Lunch Reception Social
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 18: How the lack of IT and network security threatens the European digital economy Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 12: The social partnership: There’s no time for fussing and fighting, my friend! Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 11: International trade: cooperation vs. autonomy Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 19: Conflict through cooperation: legal liability for human rights abuses in global supply chains Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 17: Jailhouse rocks? Or wouldn’t it be better to break out of the prisoner’s dilemma altogether? Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 14: Homo faber digitalis: the working (wo)man in the global digital market Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 20: There can only be one? Revisiting corporate succession Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 13: Talking climate: irritation and innovation engine for economy and society Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 15: Cooperation vs. competition: economic policy in the EU Breakout
13:00 - 15:30 Breakout Session 16: Trends and counter-trends – conflict and cooperation in the economy Breakout
16:00 - 17:30 Don’t confuse trying with doing! Plenary
17:00 - 18:30 Fireside Talk: Minimum wage – curse or blessing? Partner

30.08.-29.08.2017

Magenta Night Social

31.08.2017

06:00 - 08:30 Alpbach Hike: resources – from conflict potential to potential innovation Plenary
06:00 - 07:00 Breakfast Club Partner
06:30 - 07:30 “Kater” Breakfast Partner
08:45 - 09:45 We have learned nothing from the crisis! Plenary
09:45 - 10:30 Conflict and cooperation in the social partnership Plenary
14:30 - 18:00 Economic Dialogue Partner