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02: From conflicts to collaborative governance: using open data and collective intelligence to achieve public-sector innovation

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Democracy & Governance
german language

The combination of global networking and technological progress enables new, innovative approaches to respond to current societal challenges. How can we use this progress and “collective intelligence” to face central conflicts with integrity, skill, and facts? What processes can help us?

Speakers

Executive Director, Global Innovation Partnerships, Nesta, London
Head, Department of Social Affairs, Office of the Tyrolean Government, Innsbruck
Associate Professor for Organization & Management, Vlerick Business School, Leuven
Director General, Civil Service and Administrative Innovation, Austrian Federal Chancellery, Vienna Chair
Professor of Public & Financial Management, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin; Academic Director, Institut für den öffentlichen Sektor e.V., Berlin Chair

Brenton CAFFIN

Executive Director, Global Innovation Partnerships, Nesta, London

1998-1999 Policy Officer, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Canberra
1999-2001 Senior Analyst, The Allen consulting Group
2001-2006 Principal Consultent, PA Consulting
2006-2007 Executive Officer, Government Reform Comission
2007-2009 General Manager, Strategy Work Cover SA
2009-2013 Chief Executive Officer, The Australian Centre for Social Innovation, Adelaide
since 2013 Executive Director, Global Innovation Partnerships, Nesta, London

Mag. Thomas JENEWEIN

Head, Department of Social Affairs, Office of the Tyrolean Government, Innsbruck

1996 - 2001 Study of law, University of Innsbruck
2002 - 2003 Internship, Court, Innsbruck
2003 - 2004 Internship, Office of the Tyrolean Government, Innsbruck
2004 - 2005 Volunteer Project, Norway/Mocambique
since 2006 Employee, Office of the Tyrolean Government, Innsbruck
since 2009 Head of "Sub-Department" - Support for Disabled People, Department of Social Affairs, Innsbruck

Dr. Ralf WETZEL

Associate Professor for Organization & Management, Vlerick Business School, Leuven

 Vocational training as electrician & machine builder
 Study of Business Administration, Chemnitz University of Technology & Humberside University Hull (UK)
 Research associate, Institute for Innovation & Personnel Development
 Associate of the Phd-programme "Sustainable regional development" Hans-Böckler-Foundation
 Phd "A shrew and no taming. Disability in organizations, a sociological study"
 Post Doc, Chemnitz University of Technology
 Professor for Social Pedagogy & Work with Disabled People, University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg (D)
 Professor for Organisation & Management & head of Center for Management, Bern University of Applied Science (CH)
 Professor for Organisation & Management, Vlerick Business School, Brussels (B)
 Certified Practitioner for Applied Improvisation (Applied Improvisation Network, London)
 Certified Management & Leadership Development Coach (Tavistock Institute, London)
 Research Fellow Catholic University of Leuven (B), research group "Organization Studies"
 Clown, Improvisational Theatre Player

Mag. Angelika FLATZ

Director General, Civil Service and Administrative Innovation, Austrian Federal Chancellery, Vienna

1990-2002 Private Sector including Legal Service, Public Sector
2004-2008 Parliamentary Administration, Head of the Office of the Speaker of the National Council, Vienna
2008-2009 Federal Chancellery, Head of the Office of the Federal Minister for Women and Civil Service
since 2009 Federal Chancellery, Head of the Directorate General III Civil Service and Administrative Innovation

Dr. Professor Gerhard HAMMERSCHMID

Professor of Public & Financial Management, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin; Academic Director, Institut für den öffentlichen Sektor e.V., Berlin

1988-1993 Master degree in business administration, University of St. Gallen
1994-2000 PhD student and Teaching Assistant, Department of General Management and Management Control, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2000-2002 Assistant to the General Secretary, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management,Vienna
2002-2008 Associate Professor, Institute for Public Management, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2009-2014 Program Director Executive Master of Public Management, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin
2011-2014 Co-coordiantor of the EU FP 7 Research Project "Coordination for Cohesion in the Public Sector of the Future"
2012-2014 Associate Dean, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin

Political Symposium

show timetable

26.08.2017

14:00 - 18:00Professional Programme "Our World's Future"Partner
15:00 - 18:00Generational perspectives on security policyPartner
15:00 - 18:00Professional Programme on Strategies of InfluencePartner

27.08.2017

09:00 - 12:00Devil's diplomacyPartner
09:00 - 12:00Professional Programme on Strategies of InfluencePartner
10:00 - 11:30Fireside Talk with Ruth Dreifuss: women and powerPartner
10:00 - 12:00The 2016 US election behind the scenesPlenary
14:00 - 16:30Opening: values and visions of a united EuropePlenary
17:00 - 18:30Acknowledging reality: coming to grips with the international systemPlenary
19:00 - 20:30The USA, the EU and Russia: what changes does the new US administration bring?Plenary

28.08.2017

08:30 - 09:30Breakfast Club 03: POLITICO morning briefingPlenary
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 01: War and democracy in Ukraine: what is the future?Breakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 02: From conflicts to collaborative governance: using open data and collective intelligence to achieve public-sector innovationBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 03: May I stay or should I go? The impact of climate change on migrationBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 04: Military cooperation as a means to overcome security challengesBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 05: How to reconcile interests in societies with declining social cohesionBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 06: Alternative facts, provocations and social division: how to deal with populismBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 07: The EU on trial: 60 years of conflict and cooperation in EuropeBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 08: Geoengineering: governance implications, technical options and risksBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 09: Genome editing: governing on the cusp of uncertaintyBreakout
10:00 - 12:30Breakout Session 11: Innovation in a contested environment: from the outside in and the inside outBreakout
12:30 - 13:30Fireside Talk with Talia SassonPartner
12:30 - 14:00Lunch receptionBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 12: Digital Security: Social MediaBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 13: New freedoms, old constraints? Challenges of integrating female refugees in AustriaBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 14: Science-based policy-making in times of post-truth?Breakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 15: Migration and the Arts: Europe's next narrativeBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 16: The Dublin dilemma and the way outBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 17: Democracy in Central and Eastern Europe: catching up or showing the way?Breakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 18: Mission-oriented innovation policy in practiceBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 19: An end to a costly war: alternatives to failed drug policiesBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 20: The Arctic: new narratives for a disputed territoryBreakout
14:00 - 16:30Breakout Session 21: Democracy reloaded: what can we learn from bottom-up democratic innovations?Breakout
17:30 - 19:00Security and liberty in the digital futurePlenary
19:30 - 21:00Green Innovation: urgent & important at oncePlenary

29.08.2017

09:00 - 12:30Transformative pathways to sustainability: from perception to changing behaviourPlenary