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Meet the speaker: Kristalina Georgieva

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Flora-Saal
Plenary / Discussion
in englischer Sprache

Kristalina Georgieva war Kommissarin der Europäischen Union für Haushalt und Budget Fragen und übernahm vor Kurzem ihre neue Rolle als Geschäftsführerin der Weltbank-Institute IBRD und IDA – Internationale Bank für Wiederaufbau und Entwicklung und die Internationale Entwicklungsorganisation. Nutzen Sie die einmalige Gelegenheit, Kristalina Georgieva in Person zu treffen – im „Meet the speaker“ im Anschluss an die Plenarveranstaltung.

Chief Executive Officer, The World Bank, Washington
Presenter and Editor, ORF - Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, Vienna Chair

Kristalina GEORGIEVA

Chief Executive Officer, The World Bank, Washington

 Kristalina Georgieva has been CEO of the World Bank since January 2017. From February 1, 2019 to April 8, 2019, Georgieva was the Interim President for the World Bank Group. As Interim President, Georgieva was responsible for the World Bank Group’s efforts to end extreme poverty by 2030 and to boost shared prosperity around the world.
  As CEO of the World Bank, which comprises of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Development Association, Georgieva has built support across the international community to mobilize resources for poor and middle-income countries and to create better opportunities for the world’s most vulnerable people.
 Previously Georgieva, a Bulgarian national, helped shape the agenda of the European Union starting in 2010, first as Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, where she managed one of the world's largest humanitarian aid budgets and established herself as a global champion for resilience. As the European Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources, Georgieva oversaw the European Union's €161 billion (US $175bn) budget and 33,000 staff across its institutions around the world, and tripled funding available to the refugee crisis in Europe.
  Before joining the European Commission, Georgieva had a successful tenure at the World Bank, starting in 1993 as an Environmental Economist. In 2004, Georgieva was made Director for the Russian Federation, based in Moscow. From 2007 to 2008, she was Director for Sustainable Development in charge of policy and lending operations in infrastructure, urban development, agriculture, environment and social development, including support to fragile and conflict-affected countries. From 2008-2010, she was Vice President and Corporate Secretary.
 Kristalina Georgieva was born in Sofia, Bulgaria, in 1953. She holds a Ph.D in Economic Science and a M.A. in Political Economy and Sociology from the University of National and World Economy, Sofia, where she was an Associate Professor between 1977 and 1991.

Mag.a Rosa LYON

Presenter and Editor, ORF - Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, Vienna

2000-2005 Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business
since 2005 Journalist; Editor; Reporter, Radio Österreich 1, ORF Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, Vienna
since 2010 Journalist; Editor; Reporter, Zeit-im-Bild, ORF Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, Vienna
since 2016 Host ZiB, ORF Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, Vienna

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31.08.2017

12:00 - 12:20EröffnungPlenary
12:20 - 13:30Ein „New Normal“: Deregulierung?Plenary
13:30 - 14:00Meet the artist: Christin LahrPlenary
13:30 - 14:00Meet the speaker: Kristalina GeorgievaPlenary
13:30 - 14:00Meet the speaker: Pravin GordhanPlenary
14:00 - 15:30Die Alpbach Debatte: Die Zukunft des EuroPlenary
16:00 - 17:30Banking ohne BankerInnen?Plenary
19:30 - 20:30Special Lecture: Evgeny MorozovPlenary

01.09.2017

06:30 - 08:00Höhenfrühstück 01: Distributed Ledger-Technologien – Ein „Allheilmittel“ für Compliance und Regulierung?Breakout
06:30 - 08:00Höhenfrühstück 02: Niedrigzinsen und sinkende Wachstumsraten: Beispiel JapanBreakout
06:30 - 08:00Höhenfrühstück 03: Neue Geschäftsmodelle für BankenBreakout
06:30 - 08:00Höhenfrühstück 04: Steuerparadiese: Der Beginn eines neuen Zeitalters?Breakout
08:30 - 10:00Höhenfrühstück 05: Konflikt oder Kooperation durch Brexit?Breakout
08:30 - 10:00Höhenfrühstück 06: Künstliche Intelligenz für Compliance und RegulierungBreakout
08:30 - 10:00Höhenfrühstück 07: Die Zukunft des SparensBreakout
08:30 - 10:00Höhenfrühstück 08: Die Herausforderung, FinTechs und InsureTechs zu regulierenBreakout
08:30 - 10:00Spezial Höhenfrühstück: Social Impact Investing erreicht das nächste Level – Wo investiert Europa?Breakout
13:00 - 15:00Alpbach Hike: Wandern mit Pionieren – Maximilian TayenthalBreakout
13:00 - 15:00Alpbach Hike: Wandern mit Pionieren – Ruben VardanyanBreakout
13:00 - 15:00Alpbach Hike: Wandern mit Pionieren – Rupert StrachwitzBreakout
19:00 - 21:00EmpfangSocial