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Generational Inequality

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / International Law
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President, Tsinghua University, Beijing
Director and Leon Levy Professor, Institute of Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ
Former President of the Republic of Finland, Helsinki
Founding Director, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU), Vienna; Director, World Population Program, IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg
Former President of the Republic of Ireland; President, MRFCJ - The Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice, Dublin
PULS 4 Head of Info, ProSieben Sat.1 PULS 4, Vienna

Dr. Jining CHEN

President, Tsinghua University, Beijing

Post-Doctorate, Imperial College London, UK Assistant Researcher, School of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK Vice Dean, School of Environment, Tsinghua University Dean, School of Environment, Tsinghua University Vice President, Tsinghua University Vice President and the Secretary-General, Tsinghua University Vice President and the Dean of the Graduate School, the Graduate School at Shenzhen Tsinghua University
1992
1994
1998
1999
2006
2007
2010

Dr. Robbert DIJKGRAAF

Director and Leon Levy Professor, Institute of Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ

Research Associate, Princeton University Long-Term Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Professor of Mathematical Physics, Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics, University of Amsterdam Distinguished University Professor of Mathematical Physics, University of Amsterdam President, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences Co-Chair, InterAcademy Council
1989-1991
1991-1992
1992-2004
since 2005
2008-2012
since 2009

Dr. Tarja HALONEN

Former President of the Republic of Finland, Helsinki

Master of Laws, University of Helsinki Social Affairs Secretary and Organizational Secretary of the National Union of Finnish Students Lawyer with the Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions SAK Prime Minister s parliamentary secretary Member of the Helsinki City Council Member of Parliament Chairman of the Parliamentary Social Affairs Committee Minister at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, incl. Minister for Equality Minister for Nordic Cooperation Minister of Justice Vice-Chairman of the Parliamentary Law Committee Chairman of the Parliamentary Grand Committee Minister for Foreign Affairs
1968
1969-1970
1970-1979
1974-1975
1977-1996
1979-2000
1984-1986
1987-1990
1989-1991
1990-1991
1991-1994
1995
1995-2000

Mag. Dr. Wolfgang LUTZ

Founding Director, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU), Vienna; Director, World Population Program, IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg

Magister (M.A.), Social and Economic Statistics, University of Vienna Research Assistant, Population Studies Center/Graduate Group in Demography, University of Pennsylvania M.A., Demography, University of Pennsylvania Ph.D. (with distinction), Demography, University of Pennsylvania Research Associate, Demographic Institute, Austrian Academy of Sciences; Lecturer in Social and Economic Statistics, University of Vienna Visiting Scholar, World Fertility Survey, London Employed at IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg Habilitation, Demography and Social Statistics, University of Vienna Leader, World Population Program, IIASA, Laxenburg Research Director, Austrian Institute for Family Studies, Vienna Secretary General, International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) Scientific Coordinator, EU Observatory for the Social Situation, Demography and the Family Initiator and Coordinator, Global Science Panel on Population and Environment Director, Vienna Institute of Demography (VID), Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna Senior Visiting Fellow, Oxford Institute of Ageing, Oxford University Deputy Chair, Board of Directors and Chair of the Scientific Program Committee, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), Nairobi, Kairo Member, Board of Directors (Kuratorium), Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock Full Professor of Social and Economic Statistics (part time), Vienna University of Economics and Business
1980
1981-1982
1982
1983
1983-1985
1984
since 1984
1988
since 1988
1995-1998
1998-2001
1999-2004
2001-2002
since 2002
2007
2002-2009
2003-2008
since 2008

MA LL.B Mary ROBINSON

Former President of the Republic of Ireland; President, MRFCJ - The Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice, Dublin

Lecturer in European Community Law, Trinity College Dublin Member of the Advisory Board, Common Market Law Review Member, Editorial Board of Irish Current Law Statutes Annotated Co-founder and Director, Irish Centre for European Law Member, Scientific Council of European Review of Public Law United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Secretary-General, Durban World Conference against Racism Member of the Board, The Vaccine Fund President, Realizing Rights: The Ethical Globalization Initiative Member of the Global Commission on International Migration Honorary Chair, BLIHR - Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights Chair, Fund for Global Human Rights Professor of Practice, Columbia University Member of the Commission on the Legal Empowerment of the Poor Chair, Board of Trustees, IIED - International Institute for Environment and Development Member of the UN Global Compact Board Vice-chair of the GAVI Fund Board President, International Commission of Jurists Member of the Council of State, Ireland Member, Council of Women World Leaders Chancellor of the University of Dublin Member of the Advisory Board, the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, Sweden Member, The Club of Madrid Member, International Advisory Committee of the International Development Law Organization, Rome Member of the Advisory Board, Center for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights, Claremont McKenna College Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria Member of the Advisory Committee of the Samuel Rubin Program for the Advancement of Liberty and Equality through Law, Columbia University Member of Generation Investment Management Board Member of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation Board Member of the Elders Member, Silatech Foundation Board of Trustees Chair, IHRB - Institute for Human Rights and Business Member of the ECF - European Climate Foundation Board
 Previous Occupation and Appointments include:
1975-1990
1976-1990
1984-1990
1988-1990
1989-1990
1997-2002
2001
2001-2008
2002-2010
2003-2005
2003-2009
2003-2009
2004-2009
2005-2007
2005-2008
2006-2010
2007-2008
 
 Current Occupation and Appointments include:
2008-2010
since 1997
since 1997
since 1998
since 2001
since 2002
since 2003
since 2003
since 2003
since 2004
since 2005
since 2006
since 2007
since 2008
since 2010
since 2010

Mag. Corinna MILBORN

PULS 4 Head of Info, ProSieben Sat.1 PULS 4, Vienna

Menschenrechtsbeobachterin in Guatemala Pressesprecherin und Globalization Officer beim WWF Österreich Journalistin und Autorin mit den Schwerpunkten Globalisierung, Menschenrechte, Migration Politikredakteurin beim Wirtschaftsmagazin Format Recherchen, Beratung und Aufnahmeleitungen für den Dokumentarfilm "Let's Make Money" von Erwin Wagenhofer Moderation, Club 2, ORF Stellvertretende Chefredakteurin, News Moderatorin, Pro und Contra - Der AustriaNews Talk, PULS 4 Informationsdirektorin, Prosieben Sat1 PULS4
 Studium Politikwissenschaft und Geschichte in Wien, Granada, Guatemala
1995-1996
1998-2002
seit 2003
seit 2003
2006-2008
2007-2012
2010-2012
seit 2012
seit 2013

Political Symposium

show timetable

24.08.2014

09:00 - 10:30 Not Just an Island Culture
12:00 - 13:30 Opening Plenary
14:00 - 15:30 The EU and Its Neighbours: Opportunities and Challenges for the Eastern Partnership Plenary
16:00 - 17:30 The European Union in Search of a New Narrative Plenary
17:30 - 18:00 Curator’s Talk: Art in the Margin of War – War in the Margin of Art Culture
19:00 - 20:30 “Kakanien – New Homelands” Goes Alpbach: And Nobody’s There to Understand the Language You’re Screaming In… Culture

25.08.2014

07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 05: Never Mind the Gap – Overcoming the East-West Divide in the OSCE Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 06: International Disaster Preparedness and Response to Emergency and Crisis Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 04: The European Union and Its Neighbours Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 02: Social Cohesion in a Wider Europe Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 01: Citizens’ Trust vs Distrust: Scenarios for the Future of Democracy Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 03: The EU and Turkey: Energising Cooperation Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 16: A Young Look at Europe Breakout
07:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session 17: Success! The Do’s and Don’ts of Contemporary Advocacy Breakout
10:00 - 11:00 Lunch Reception Social
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 10: Digital Europe – Between Security and Cooperation Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 07: Europe’s Next Generation in the Elections and Beyond Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 11: Europe’s Periphery at the Crossroads – Consequences for the Common Security and Defence Policy Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 14: Future Energy Needs vs. Non-Proliferation Policies Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 12: EU Enlargement Between Boldness and Fatigue Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 09: Beyond European Communication Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 15: The EU and the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Balancing Growth, Inclusiveness and Sustainability? Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 13: Climate and Energy – Key Questions for the Future Breakout
11:00 - 13:30 Breakout Session 08: Brain Drain – Brain Gain: The Economic Potential of Migration in Modern Europe and in the Past Breakout
14:30 - 16:00 From Reconciliation to Integration: What the Young Can Contribute to a Common Future Plenary
16:30 - 18:00 Post-Conflict Countries in Transition: Reforming the Security Sector Plenary
18:30 - 20:00 Bringing Ideas to Power: Towards a Democratic Consensus of Tomorrow? Plenary
20:00 - 21:30 Integrated in Austria, Successful in the World – How Austrian Success Stories Are Written Partner

26.08.2014

07:00 - 07:10 Inequality and Sustainable Global Governance: Introduction Plenary
07:10 - 08:30 Generational Inequality Plenary
09:00 - 10:15 Inequality in Energy and Climate Plenary
10:15 - 10:30 Closing Remarks Plenary