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Special Lecture: Wie erfinden sich die USA neu?

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
in englischer Sprache
Vice President Government Affairs and Public Policy US, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Chicago
Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Austria, Vienna
Adjunct Professor of European Studies, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, Bologna
Member, Advisory Committee, Financial Market Symposium, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
Managing Editor, Der Standard, Vienna

William C. EACHO III

Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Austria, Vienna

 William C. Eacho, III is the U.S. Ambassador to Austria. Before that, he was a successful business manager and entrepreneur with a history of active civic engagement.
 
 Most recently, Mr. Eacho managed a diverse portfolio of public equity, private equity, and real estate investments as CEO of Carlton Capital Group, LLC in Bethesda, MD. In 1998, Mr. Eacho was Executive Vice President of Alliant Foodservice Inc., then a $6 billion national foodservice distributor headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois. He joined Alliant upon selling Alliant his business, Atlantic Food Services, a leading regional foodservice distribution company based in Manassas, Virginia, with annual revenues over $200 million. In 1989, Atlantic was recognized as the industry's Innovator of the Year by ID Magazine, and in 1994 received ID's Great Distributor Organization Award. Mr. Eacho was the founding co-Chairman of UniPro Foodservice, Inc., the foodservice distribution industry's leading international procurement and marketing cooperative. From 1996-1997 he served as Chairman of ComSource, an industry cooperative.
 
 Mr. Eacho received a Master's degree in Business Administration with Distinction from Harvard Business School in 1979. Prior to attending Harvard, he was a Financial Analyst in the Corporate Finance department of Hornblower & Weeks, Hemphill-Noyes, Inc., in New York, and was an Associate with Loeb-Rhoades, Hornblower & Company in Los Angeles. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, where he majored in Law and the Economy. He wrote his thesis on the use of banking regulatory oversight as a tool to influence economic activity.
 Mr. Eacho serves as a member of the Webster University Vienna Advisory Board. Following a long-standing tradition established by previous US ambassadors, he is also an ex officio member on the Board of Directors of the Salzburg Global Seminar.

Ph.D. David William ELLWOOD

Adjunct Professor of European Studies, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, Bologna

 M.A. in International Relations, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University
 Ph.D., University of Reading, United Kingdom
 Adjunct Professor, European Studies, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University
 Associate Professor, Contemporary International History, University of Bologna

Dr. Rainer MÜNZ

Member, Advisory Committee, Financial Market Symposium, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Ph.D., University of Vienna Research Fellow, Austrian Academy of Sciences Lecturer, Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt and University of Vienna Visiting Professor, University of Bamberg , 1989 and 1997-1998 Visiting Professor, University of California at Berkeley Visiting Professor, University of Frankfurt am Main Lecturer, Technical University, Vienna Director, Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Science Visiting Professor, University of Zurich Head, Department of Demography, Humboldt University, Berlin , 1997 Visiting Professor, Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt Visiting Professor, University of Vienna Senior Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics of Finance, Technical University, Vienna Senior Fellow, HWWI - Hamburg Institute of International Economics Senior Researcher, Erste Group Bank AG Member, Reflection Group Horizon 2020-2030, European Union Senior Fellow, Migration Policy Center, Washington, D.C. Visiting Professor, University of St. Gallen
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MPA. Dr. Eric FREY

Managing Editor, Der Standard, Vienna

Student of Public Affairs, Princeton University Deputy Foreign Editor, Der Standard Foreign Editor, Der Standard Business Editor, Der Standard Marshall Plan Chair for Austrian Studies, University of New Orleans
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Wirtschaftsgespräche

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31.08.2010

12:00 - 12:30 Eröffnung Plenary
12:30 - 14:30 Das Management der Krise in Europa Plenary
15:00 - 16:30 New Sustainability: Sind Wirtschafts- und Finanzkrisen vermeidbar? Plenary
17:00 - 18:30 Special Lecture: Wie erfinden sich die USA neu? Plenary
18:30 - 21:00 Empfang gegeben von der Bundessparte Tourismus und Freizeitwirtschaft der Wirtschaftskammer Österreich Social

01.09.2010

07:00 - 08:30 Ökonomie im Spannungsfeld von Staat, Markt und Zivilgesellschaft Plenary
09:00 - 10:30 Das Win-Win-Potenzial von Ökonomie und Ökologie Plenary
13:00 - 16:00 13 Innovation: Voraussetzung für eine erfolgreiche Zukunft Breakout
13:00 - 14:30 01 Krisenbewältigung: Sparen, konsumieren oder investieren? Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 06 Borrowing from the Future – Consequences of the Crisis Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 10 One man’s loss is another man’s gain? Post-crisis challenges and opportunities in CEE Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 03 Neue Sehnsucht nach alten Werten Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 04 Live-Simulation: „Neue Steuern braucht das Land!?“ Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 07 Re-Set Universities! Hochschulen neu denken Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 12 Elektromobilität: Neuer Antrieb aus der Krise? Breakout
13:00 - 14:30 11 Ökologische Revolution – Technologie statt Ideologie Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 14 Mit intelligenten Netzen aus der Krise Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 05 Gerechtigkeit in der Marktwirtschaft? Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 15 Tourismus: Leitbranche mit Beschäftigungs- und Standortgarantie in Österreich Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 08 Was heisst Management-Professionalität nach der Krise? Breakout
13:00 - 16:00 09 Mit Mediation nachhaltig durch die Krise steuern Breakout
15:00 - 16:30 02 Die Zukunft der sozialen Sicherheit – Who cares? Breakout
17:00 - 18:30 Peter Drucker Special Lecture: Management – Innovation als Weg zur Krisenbewältigung Plenary
18:30 - 21:00 Empfang gegeben von T-Systems Austria GmbH und T-Mobile Austria GmbH Social

02.09.2010

07:30 - 09:45 Europäische Wirtschaft und Politik nach der Krise: Herausforderungen und Lösungsansätze Plenary
09:45 - 10:00 Schlussworte Plenary