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Alpbach Competitive Debate: Globalisation and Free Trade

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Social / Debate
english language

The Alpbach Competitive Debate marks the conclusion of the Alpbach Debate Workshop, which trains scholarship holders in the art of debating. 8 students will get the opportunity to compete in front of a jury for a unique reward: the two winners of the competitive debate will get a chance to participate as speakers at the Economic Symposium’s Alpbach Debate on August 29, 2017.

Former Director General, WTO - World Trade Organization; President emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute, Paris
Director, WWF European Policy Office, Brussels
Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; President, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
Debating Trainer, The Oxford Union, Oxford

Array Pascal LAMY

Former Director General, WTO - World Trade Organization; President emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute, Paris

Advisor, Minister of Economy and Finance, Jacques Delors, Paris Deputy Head of Prime Minister Pierre Mauroy's cabinet, Paris Head of Cabinet of the President of the European Commission Jacques Delors Cabinet, and his "sherpa" at the G-7/G-8, Brussels Recovery of the French Bank Crédit Lyonnais, then Chief Executive Officer, Paris Commissioner for Trade under the presidency of Romano Prodi, European Commission, Brussels Director General of the World Trade Organisation, Geneva Interministerial delegate for the preparation of the French candidature for the Universal Exhibition 2025 President of the French Committee of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC)
1981-1983
1983-1985
1985-1994
1994-1999
1999-2004
2005-2013
since 2015
since 2016

Array Geneviève PONS-DELADRIERE

Director, WWF European Policy Office, Brussels

Member, Environment Team, Legal Service, European Commission, Brussels Member, Cabinet of the President, European Commission, Brussels Senior Manager, Head of several units, Directorate-General Enterprise and Industry, European Commission, Brussels Head, Simplification and Administrative Burden Reduction Unit, Secretary-General, European Commission, Brussels Honorary Director, European Commission, Brussels Judge, Administrative Court of Appeal, Paris Director, Legal Service, ILO - International Labour Organization, Geneva
1989-1991
1991-1995
1995-2010
2010-2011
since 2011
2011-2013
2013-2015

Dipl.-Kfm. Dr. Claus J. RAIDL

Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; President, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

Senior assistant, Institute for Applied Social and Economic Research Worked in banking and for a certified public accountant, provided consultancy services to the OECD on international tax law and multinational corporations Österreichische Volksfürsorge Allgemeine Versicherung AG Member of the Executive Board, Wiener Holding Ges.m.b.H. Member of the Executive Board, ÖIAG (Österreichische Industrieverwaltungs AG) Deputy Chairman and Senior Executive Vice President, VOEST-ALPINE AG Deputy Chairman and Senior Executive Vice President, VOEST-ALPINE STAHL AG Member of the Executive Board, AUSTRIAN INDUSTRIES AG Chairman and CEO, BÖHLER-UDDEHOLM AG Member of the Executive Board, voestalpine AG President, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank
1970-1971
1971-1974
1974-1981
1981-1982
1982-1986
1986-1988
1988-1992
1993-1994
1991-2010
2007-2010
since 2008

Array Richard NGO

Debating Trainer, The Oxford Union, Oxford

Secondary School, King's College, Auckland, New Zealand Winner, Winter Debating, Auckland Junior Premier, Auckland Debating Championships; semifinalist at New Zealand all-high-school championship Volunteer Tutor, Disadvantages New Zealand Secondary Schools Part-time Tutor, NumberWorks and Words Part-time university consultant and tutor, Crimson Consulting Finalist at 7 UK debating Tournaments Student, Computer Science and Philosophy, University of Oxford Entrepreneurship Intern, Lockify tech startup Research and Development Intern, Medidata Researcher, York Centre for Complex Systems Analysis Winner, Oxford-Cambridge Varsity Debate Debating trainer, The Oxford Union, Oxford
2008-2012
2009-2012
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2016
2013-2017
2014-2017
2014
2015
2016
2016
2016-2017

Alpbach extra

show timetable
Kategorie: all Culture Plenary Social

16.08.2017

14:00 - 14:30 Welcome of the Scholarhsip Holders Plenary

18.08.2017

15:30 - 16:30 Yoga with Carla Social
18:30 - 19:00 Open-Air Concert of the Alpbach Brass Band Social
19:00 - 20:30 Pub Quiz Social

19.08.2017

15:30 - 16:30 Yoga with Carla Social
19:00 - 21:00 International Evening Social

20.08.2017

17:00 - 19:00 At a second glance: TYROL over the course of time Culture

21.08.2017

05:00 - 06:00 An Active Start to the Day Social
15:30 - 16:30 Yoga with Carla Social

22.08.2017

05:00 - 06:00 An Active Start to the Day Social

23.08.2017

05:00 - 06:00 An Active Start to the Day Social

24.08.2017

05:00 - 06:00 An Active Start to the Day Social
07:00 - 11:00 Soccer Tournament Social
16:00 - 17:00 Markus Bacher. Exhibition tour with the artist Culture

25.08.2017

05:00 - 06:00 An Active Start to the Day Social
18:30 - 19:00 Open-Air Concert of the Alpbach Brass Band Social

26.08.2017

14:00 - 16:30 Alpbach Competitive Debate: Globalisation and Free Trade Social
17:00 - 19:00 Speakers’ Night Social

31.08.2017

16:00 - 17:00 Markus Bacher. Exhibition tour with the artist Culture

01.09.2017

18:30 - 19:00 Open-Air Concert of the Alpbach Brass Band Social