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European Financial Markets

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Musensaal der Albertina
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Speakers

Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Budapest
Governor, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
Former Member of the Board, ECB - European Central Bank, Luxembourg; Consultant, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Vienna
Redakteurin Wirtschaft, ORF - Österreichischer Rundfunk, Wien Chair

Ph.D. M.Sc. MA Iryna IVASCHENKO

Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Budapest

 Ph.D. in Finance, M.Sc. in Engineering, MA in Economics
1995-1996 Ukrainian Project Management Association (UPMA) for the World Bank Economic Development Institute (EDI)
1996-1998 Harvard Institute for International Development (HIID), consultant
1997 Ministry of Economy of Ukraine, Advisor to the Minister
  Previous positions: Desk Economist for Italy, United States, work on Canada, Russia, Iceland; Research Department
since 2000 International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington D.C.

Dr. Ewald NOWOTNY

Governor, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

 Studies in law and political science at the University of Vienna and economics at the IHS - Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna
1967 Doctorate in Law, University of Vienna
1968-1973 Assistant to Kurt W. Rothschild, Institute for General Economics and Public Economics, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1972-1973 ACSL Fellow, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge
1973 Tenure-track professorship in General Economics and Public Economics, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1973 Call to TH Darmstadt, Chair in Public Economics
1974-1981 Full Professor and Head of the Institute of Finance, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1981-2008 Full Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business (successor to Stephan Koren), partly on leave, Vienna
2003-2005 Vice Rector, Financial Affairs, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
 Business activities:
2008 Honorary doctorate in Social and Economic Sciences, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
1971-1979 Member and later President, Governing Board of PSK - Österreichische Postsparkasse, Expert on cartel matters, Cartel Court of the Superior Land Court, Vienna
1999-2003 Vice-President and Member of the Management Committee, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
2006-2007 Chief Executive Officer, BAWAG P.S.K. Bank für Arbeit und Wirtschaft Österreichische Postsparkasse Aktiengesellschaft
 Political activities
since 2008 Governor, Oesterreichische Nationalbank
1978-1999 Member of the Austrian Parliament
1980-1987 Deputy Chairman of the Scientific Committee
1985-1999 Chairman of the Finance Committee

Mag. Dr. Gertrude TUMPEL-GUGERELL

Former Member of the Board, ECB - European Central Bank, Luxembourg; Consultant, WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Vienna

  OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
1975 Master's Degree in Economics and Social Sciences, University of Vienna
1981 Ph.D., University of Vienna
1981-1984 Advisor in the Cabinet of the Minister of Finance
1985-2003 Various Leadership Positions, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
  Austria's Alternate Governor of the International Monetary Fund
  Member of the Economic and Finance Committee
1998-2003 Vice Governor, Economics and Financial Markets Department, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
2003-2011 Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main

Mag. Eva PFISTERER

Redakteurin Wirtschaft, ORF - Österreichischer Rundfunk, Wien

 Studium: Volkswirtschaft und Soziologie in Linz, Publizistik und Politikwissenschaft in Salzburg, Philosophie in Berlin
ab 1979 Freie Mitarbeiterin im ORF in der "Club 2" Redaktion
bis 1987 Wirtschaftsredakteurin der Arbeiterzeitung, 4 Jahre davon als Leiterin des Wirtschaftsressorts
 Nebenbeschäftigungen:
 Kuratorin der Waldviertelakademie
 Moderationen über wirtschaftliche, politische, musikalische, literarische und philosophische Themen.
 Unterricht an der Donau-Universität Krems über Medien und Journalismus
 Interviews mit Paul Krugman, George Soros, Joseph Stiglitz, Kenneth Galbraith, Jeffrey Sachs, Sir Karl Popper, Oskar Lafontaine, Jürgen Habermas, Michail Gorbatschow, Jassir Arafat, Tony Judt, Ralph Dahrendorf, Richard Sennet, Sir Peter Ustinov, Gore Vidal, Robert Reich etc. für ORF und Bayern Alpha
seit 1987 Redakteurin für Politik und Wirtschaft für alle Nachrichtensendungen; Zeit im Bild im Österreichischen Fernsehen (ORF)