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04: Demographic change and its effects on the future working life

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Congress Centrum Alpbach
Breakout / Working Group
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Are you conscious of the demographic change – or is this phenomena overstated? This Breakout Session dares to look to the future: Which branches and regions will be most impacted? How do businesses react? What are best-practices in the successful management of different generations?

Speakers

Professor, Department of Business, IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems Key Note
Research Staff Member, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Vienna Key Note

Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Michael BARTZ

Professor, Department of Business, IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems

1987-1995 DI and Dipl.Wirtsch.-Ing., Ruhr-University Bochum
1995-1998 New Business Development, Philips
1999-2007 HR Business and Change Consulting, Capgemini
 Since 2010 Professor, IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems
 Since 2013 Doctorate Studies, Technical University Vienna
2007-2010 Business Division Manager, Microsoft

Dr., Ph.D. Ulrike FAMIRA-MÜHLBERGER

Research Staff Member, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Vienna

1992-2001 Doctorate, Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
1998-2004 Ph.D., Social and Political Science, European University Institute, Florence
2001-2007 Lecturer, Department of Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
2004-2005 Visiting Researcher, Harvard University, Cambridge
2005-2010 Habilitation, Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
 Since 2007 Research Staff Member, Labour Market, Income and Social Policy, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Vienna
2005-2006 Visiting Researcher, ICES, Turin
2008 Visiting Researcher, UC Berkely
2009-2010 Marie-Curie-Fellow, European University Institute, Florence

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28.08.2018

10:00 - 12:30Charity Soccer Match - Good Game, Good PurposeSocial
14:00 - 14:30OpeningPlenary
14:30 - 15:30"I have a dream": I dream of a diverse and resilient EuropePlenary
16:00 - 17:30The future of data economyPlenary
18:30 - 20:00ecoplus and "So schmeckt Niederösterreich" Lower Austria EveningSocial
20:00 - 21:30Innovation 101: The "diversity" factorPlenary

29.08.2018

08:00 - 09:00Europe BreakfastPartner
08:00 - 09:00Swiss Country Breakfast: RicolaPlenary
08:00 - 09:00Swiss Country Breakfast: logitechPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Agility and resilience: Superpowers to handle complexityPlenary
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 01: Digital Future Game: Requirements for a digital societyBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 02: An unpredictable future - Digitalisation in individual trafficBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 03: Digital leadership - How states and businesses lead through the digital transformation successfullyBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 04: Demographic change and its effects on the future working lifeBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 05: Republic of fake news - How civil society and businesses become resilient to manipulationBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 06: Class conflict or social partnership in wage negotiations: What guarantees stability and flexibility?Breakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 07: On the green grass and in business: If you don’t shoot, you will not score.Breakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 08: Specialisation and diversification - What businesses can learn from natural sciencesBreakout
11:00 - 13:30Breakout Session 09: The rising of "TECHNIUM": Is it real, fantasy or artificial?Breakout
13:30 - 15:00Lunch ReceptionSocial
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 10: Playmaker or match ball - Resilience in times of disruptionBreakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 11: Challenges of the digital economy: Pioneer or fast followerBreakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 12: Transparency instead of discretion? HR as a key for equal payBreakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 13: Strategic big data management: How do today's customers work?Breakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 14: We don't need no education! Economic education as a business-location factorBreakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 15: Blockchain and the new cryptoeconomics: Are economy and society facing the next revolution?Breakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 16: Cyber security - Is resilience an utopia in a digital economy?Breakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 17: Differences that make a difference: Cooperatives vs. PLCsBreakout
15:00 - 17:30Breakout Session 18: Start-up spirit @ big corporation - how much is too much?Breakout
18:15 - 19:45Working in the age of overload - Better thrive than survivePlenary
22:00 - 00:00Magenta NightSocial

30.08.2018

08:00 - 09:00Breakfast ClubPartner
08:30 - 09:30"Kater" BreakfastPartner
09:00 - 10:30New mobility: Electric, shared or autonomous?Plenary
11:00 - 12:30Shock resistance: Downfall, intervention, resurrection?Plenary
16:30 - 20:00Economic DialoguePartner