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Meet the speaker: Pravin Gordhan

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Rogger-Saal
Plenary / Discussion
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Pravin Gordhan was South African Finance Minister from 2009 to 2014 and again from 2015 to 2017. He is a well-known face in South African politics and widely acknowledged for his many initiatives in the Natal Indian Congress and in the African National Congress. Use the opportunity to meet one of the big-league South African politicians on an eye to eye level – in the “Meet the speaker” right after the plenum.

Member of Parliament, Former Minister of Finance, Pretoria
Director, Global Tax Policy Center, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna; former Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris

Array Pravin GORDHAN

Member of Parliament, Former Minister of Finance, Pretoria

B.Sc. Pharmacy, University of Durban-Westville Pharmacist, King Edward VII Hospital, Durban Member, African National Congress Chairperson, Convention for a Democratic South Africa Co-chairperson, Transitional Executive Council, Pretoria Member, African National Congress, Parliament of South Africa, Pretoria Council Member, University Council, University of Durban-Westville Deputy Commissioner, South African Revenue Services, Pretoria Commissioner, South African Revenue Services, Pretoria Chairperson, World Customs Organisation Doctorate, Commerce honoris, University of South Africa and Doctorate, Law honoris causa, University of Cape Town Minister, South African Ministry of Finance, Pretoria Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Pretoria Minister, South African Ministry of Finance, Parliament of South Africa, Pretoria Minister of Parliament, African National Congress, National Assembly Chairperson, Constitutional Committee, Parliament of South Africa
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Dr. Jeffrey P. OWENS

Director, Global Tax Policy Center, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna; former Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris

Intermediate Examinations of the Institute of Management Accountants, United Kingdom Honours Degree in Economics and Law, University of Wales Ph.D, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom Economist, Tax Division, OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris Senior Economist, Fiscal Affairs, OECD, Paris Senior Lecturer, American University in Paris Head of the Fiscal Division, OECD, Paris Guest Lecturer at the International Development Programme, Harvard Law School, Boston Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD, Paris Director WU Global Tax Policy Center and Professor at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law Senior Policy Advisor to the Global Vice President Tax, Ernst & Young Advisor to the European Tax Commissioner Panel Chairperson of the Technical Advisory Panel of the Singapore Managament University
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Financial Market Symposium

show timetable
Kategorie: all Breakout Plenary Social

31.08.2017

12:00 - 12:20 Opening Plenary
12:20 - 13:30 The “new normal”: deregulation? Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the artist: Christin Lahr Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the speaker: Pravin Gordhan Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the speaker: Kristalina Georgieva Plenary
14:00 - 15:30 The Alpbach Debate: the future of the Euro Plenary
16:00 - 17:30 Banking without bankers? Plenary
19:30 - 20:30 Special Lecture: Evgeny Morozov Plenary

01.09.2017

06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 03: New business models for banks Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 01: Distributed ledger technologies – a “silver bullet” for compliance and regulation? Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 04: Tax havens: the beginning of a new era? Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 02: Low interest and growth rates revisited: learning from Japan Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 05: Conflict or cooperation through Brexit? Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 06: Artificial intelligence for compliance and regulation Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 07: The future of saving(s) Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 08: The regulator’s challenge to get hold of FinTechs and InsureTechs Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club Special: Scaling up social impact investment to the next level – emerging opportunities in Europe Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Ruben Vardanyan Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Rupert Strachwitz Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Maximilian Tayenthal Breakout
19:00 - 21:00 Reception Social