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20: From Wallet to Smartphone – Challenges and Opportunities of the Digital World of Finance

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
german language

The rapid development of the digital world of finance and the transition to cashless paying are changing the realities of finance and consumption. There are new opportunities, but also new risks: the world of finance has become too complex for the young generation of Europeans and they are carelessly running into debt. There is an urgent need for efficient methods of conveying financial knowledge. This breakout session considers the digitisation of the world of finance as an opportunity. How can we as a business community and society meet the social challenges of cashless payment and use them as opportunities for education?

Member of the Board of Executive Directors, OeKB - Oesterreichische Kontrollbank AG, Vienna
President, Austrian Sports Organisation; Former Austrian Federal Minister for Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, Vienna
Chief Executive Officer, PSA Payment Services Austria GmbH, Vienna
Chief Marketing Officer, bluesource - mobile solutions gmbh, Vienna
Co-Founder, Three Coins GmbH, Vienna

Mag. Helmut BERNKOPF

Member of the Board of Executive Directors, OeKB - Oesterreichische Kontrollbank AG, Vienna

WU Vienna University of Economics and Business Manager, Corporate Finance, Bank Austria AG Assistant Director, Head of Loan Syndications, Bank Austria Creditanstalt International, London Executive Director, Head of Corporate Banking, Bank Austria Creditanstalt Romania S.A., Bucharest Deputy Chief Executive Officer, HVB Bank Romania S.A. (previously Bank Austria Creditanstalt), Bucharest General Manager, Head of CEE Division, Bank Austria Creditanstalt AG, Vienna Deputy Chairman, UniCredit Bank, Russia (previously International Moscow Bank); Acting Chairman of the Management Board Member of the Management Board, UniCredit Bank Austria AG Global Head of Private Banking UniCredit S.p.A., Senior Executive Vice President, Member of Business Executive Committee, UniCredit Group Member of the Management Board, UniCredit Bank Austria AG
1987-1994
1994-1997
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  Executive Vice President, Head of Corporate and Investment Banking Austria, UniCredit Group
2008-2011
2011-2012
  Senior Executive Vice President, Head of Commercial Banking
2013-2016

Array Rudolf HUNDSTORFER

President, Austrian Sports Organisation; Former Austrian Federal Minister for Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, Vienna

Union of Municipal Employees (Gewerkschaft der Gemeindebediensteten - GdG), responsible for youth affairs Secretary General, Expert on organisational questions, Union of Municipal Employees (GdG) Member of Vienna's Provincial Diet and City Council First Chairman of Vienna's City Council Chairman of the "Landesgruppe Wien" (Vienna's faction at the GdG) (Executive) Chairman of the Union of Municipal Employees (GdG) Chairman of the Social Democratic Trade Unionists (Fraktion Sozialdemokratischer GewerkschafterInnen - FSG) Vice President of the Austrian Trade Union Federation (Österreichischer Gewerkschaftsbund - ÖGB) (Executive) President of the ÖGB Minister of Social Affairs and Consumer Protection of the Republic of Austria Minister for Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection of the Republic of Austria
1975-1983
1983-1998
1990-2007
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2003-2006
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2008-2009
2009-2016

DI Dr. Rainer SCHAMBERGER

Chief Executive Officer, PSA Payment Services Austria GmbH, Vienna

 Studium der Informatik, Technische Universität Wien
 Studium der Betriebs-, Rechts- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Universität Wien
 Diverse Management Positionen: inCentro, T-Systems, APSS, First Data, CSC, BAWAG P.S.K.

MSc Angela TESAR

Chief Marketing Officer, bluesource - mobile solutions gmbh, Vienna

 Angela Tesar ist Chief Marketing Officer bei bluesource - mobile solutions gmbh und für die Vermarktung sowie strategische Gestaltung und Weiterentwicklung der Mobile-Loyalty-App "mobile-pocket" verantwortlich. Die ausgebildete Fachfrau für Marktkommunikation (Werbeakademie Wien) hat auch eine Ausbildung im Projektmanagement vorzuweisen und absolvierte berufsbegleitend den Universitätslehrgang Online Media Marketing an der Donau-Universität Krems. Zudem ist sie Mitglied bei Digitalista und beim Mobile Monday Austria.

MMag. MA Katharina NORDEN

Co-Founder, Three Coins GmbH, Vienna

 Katharina Norden has been an active entrepreneur since age 13. With a background in law, journalism, and organizational development, she found her passion in leading interdisciplinary teams to work for social change. Today, she works as a co-founder and CEO of Three Coins, a social business dedicated to innovate behavior-based tools for financial education. Before that, Katharina was actively involved in the set-up of Ashoka in Austria and its youth program. Her idea for using social online gaming for financial literacy was awarded Coca Cola's "Ideas against Poverty" prize in 2011. Katharina holds a joint MA from American University and the Vienna Diplomatic Academy, as well as MA degrees in Law and Business (Vienna/Madrid).

Economic Symposium

show timetable

26.08.2014

12:00 - 12:10OpeningPlenary
12:10 - 13:40New Goals for the EconomyPlenary
14:10 - 15:40The End of Conventional WisdomPlenary
15:40 - 16:00Political CornerPlenary
16:30 - 17:30Umverteile und herrsche. Wem gehört der Wohlstand?Partner
18:00 - 19:30Learning from the Care EconomyPlenary
19:30 - 20:30Smart Blue HourSocial
20:30 - 21:45Cello Goes Tango or Cello Goes South AmericaCulture

27.08.2014

06:00 - 06:4514th management club Business Breakfast “Österreich braucht Europa”Partner
07:00 - 08:10Global Division of Labour – How Can Europe Prosper?Plenary
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 01: Hayek vs Keynes: The Most Important Liberal EconomistsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 02: A New Economic and Competition Model for EuropeBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 03: Critical Success Factors of Entrepreneurial EducationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 04: Intellectual Property – A System at the Crossroads?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 05: US Focus Back on Industry – Blessing or Curse for Europe?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 06: Clash of Generations – Corporate Cultures Put to the Test by New Working EnvironmentsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 07: Re-IndustrialisationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 08: Work to Live, or Live to Work? – Changing Working EnvironmentsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 09: Putting User Innovation to WorkBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 10: The Future of Corporate Learning – What Makes Businesses Successful?Breakout
10:10 - 10:30Political CornerPlenary
11:30 - 12:30Lunch ReceptionSocial
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 11: The EU’s Energy and Climate Policy – A Threat to Our Industries?Breakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 12: Inequality Before and After the Financial CrisisBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 13: Schengen for Data: What Is Necessary, What Is Feasible?Breakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 14: Good Is the Enemy of Great – What Distinguishes Leading Enterprises from Others?Breakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 15: Room for CreativityBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 16: Business Development Based on Design ThinkingBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 17: The Key to Innovation – People, Mindset, TechnologiesBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 18: Sharing Economy – Cooperatives in the 21st CenturyBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 19: The Economic Future of EuropeBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Breakout Session 20: From Wallet to Smartphone – Challenges and Opportunities of the Digital World of FinanceBreakout
16:00 - 17:30Peter Drucker Special Lecture: Property or Communities? The Upcoming Challenge for CompaniesPlenary
19:00 - 20:00Don’t Mind the GapCulture
20:00 - 22:00Magenta NightSocial

28.08.2014

06:00 - 07:00Breakfast Club 01: In Conversation with: Alexa L. WesnerPartner
06:00 - 07:00Breakfast Club 02: In Conversation with: Franz FischlerPartner
06:30 - 07:00“Kater” BreakfastPartner
07:00 - 08:00The Economy According to the MediaPlenary
08:00 - 08:30Cooperation in EuropePlenary
09:00 - 10:20Europe’s Economy and the Next GenerationPlenary
10:20 - 10:30ClosingPlenary
20:00 - 21:30Brunnhilde – DJanes NightCulture