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21: Opinion Making Between Transparency and Headline Fever

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
german language

Information does not equal knowledge. When information is available to everybody all the time, knowledge authorities are called into question. How can the knowledge captured in companies and institutions be shared with the public in a way that is user-friendly, competent and responsible?

Managing Partner, Gehrer Plötzeneder DDWS Corporate Advisors GmbH, Vienna
Chief Executive Officer, OMV Aktiengesellschaft, Vienna
Editor, Capital, Gruner + Jahr Wirtschaftsmedien, Berlin
Chief Executive Officer, REWE International, Wiener Neudorf Chair

Mag. Thomas PLÖTZENEDER

Managing Partner, Gehrer Plötzeneder DDWS Corporate Advisors GmbH, Vienna

1985 Community Exchange, Cargill Investors, New York
1987 Trainee, Ted Bates, New York
1989 Studium der BWL, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
1989-1990 Marketing Manager, AZ Tageszeitung
1990-1991 Account Supervisor, Ogilvy & Mather
1991-1993 Account Director, Lintas Wien
1993-1997 Client Service Director, Region: Zentral- und Osteuropa, Lowe GGK
1997-1999 Chief Operating Officer, Region: Zentral- und Osteuropa, Lowe GGK
1999-2005 Mitglied des Vorstandes, Lowe GGK Holding AG
2000 Advanced Management Programme (AMP 37), Wharton Business School, Philadelphia, U.S.A.
2001-2002 General Manager, Lowe & Partners Europe
2002-2005 Chief Executive Officer, Lowe GGK Holding AG
since 2005 Managing Partner, Gehrer Plötzeneder-DDWS Corporate Advisors

Generaldirektor Dr. Rainer SEELE

Chief Executive Officer, OMV Aktiengesellschaft, Vienna

1984-1987 PhD, Chemistry, University Göttingen
1987-1996 Research Scientist, Head of Group Chemical Research; Head of Planning and Controlling, BASF Aktiengesellschaft
1996-2002 Head of Strategic Planning, Wintershall Holding GmbH
2000-2002 Member, Executive Board WINGAS; Head, Sales and Trading
2002-2009 Chairman, Executive Board, WINGAS GmbH; Member, Executive Board WIEH
2009-2015 Chairman, Board of Executive Directors, Wintershall Holding GmbH
since 2015 Chief Executive Officer, OMV Aktiengesellschaft

Jenny VON ZEPELIN

Editor, Capital, Gruner + Jahr Wirtschaftsmedien, Berlin

2007-2009 Online Coordinator and Corporate Correspondent, Financial Times Deutschland, G + J Wirtschaftsmedien, Hamburg
2009-2012 Team Leader Industries and Services, Financial Times Deutschland, G + J Wirtschaftsmedien, Hamburg
2011-2012 Management, Award 25 Top-Businessfrauen Deutschlands, Financial Times Deutschland
2012-2013 Editor Management and Career, Financial Times Deutschland, G + J Wirtschaftsmedien, Berlin
since 2013 Editor, Capital, G + J Wirtschaftsmedien, Berlin
since 2015 Management, Award Junge Elite - Top 40 unter 40, Capital

Vorstandsvorsitzender Dkfm. Frank HENSEL

Chief Executive Officer, REWE International, Wiener Neudorf

  Studium der Betriebswirtschaft
1990 Vorstandsassistent (und andere Funktionen im Unternehmen), SPAR AG Hamburg
1996 Direktor (gesamtverantwortlich für den Bereich Supermarkt/Großhandel für alle Regionen Deutschlands), SPAR Handels AG Deutschland
1999 REWE Group im internationalen Bereich, REWE Zentral AG
2000 Geschäftsführer, REWE Ungarn
2002 Vorstandsmitglied, BILLA AG Österreich, zuständig für Italien und Vorsitz der Geschäftsführung für BILLA/Standa Italien
2005 Vorstandsmitglied, REWE Group Austria
2008 Vorstandsvorsitzender, REWE Group Austria
seit 2009 Generalbevollmächtigter, REWE Group und Vorstandsvorsitzender, REWE International AG

Economic Symposium

show timetable

30.08.2016

08:00 - 10:30Charity Soccer Match – Good Game, Good CauseSocial
12:00 - 12:30OpeningPlenary
12:30 - 14:00Changing World – Changing WaysPlenary
14:10 - 14:45Meet the Speaker: Cesar HidalgoPlenary
14:10 - 14:45Meet the Speaker: Robin ChasePlenary
14:30 - 16:00Market Economy – Reinvent or Reboot?Plenary
16:30 - 18:00ecoplus Lower Austria EveningSocial
16:30 - 18:00Fireside Talk “Future of Europe – Future of the European Economy”Partner
18:00 - 19:30Migration – Opportunity and ChallengePlenary
19:30 - 20:30Illuminating AlpbachSocial

31.08.2016

06:00 - 07:0016th management club Business BreakfastPartner
06:00 - 07:00Country Breakfast Georgia – Ways Out of CorruptionPlenary
06:00 - 07:00Country Breakfast Israel – the Country of Start-UpsPlenary
06:00 - 07:00Country Breakfast South Korea – Education Is the KeyPlenary
07:00 - 08:30Digital Employees – Have No Fear, Technology Is HerePlenary
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 01: Online Platforms – New Working Conditions in the Digital AgeBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 02: The Role of a Modern State for the Economy and SocietyBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 03: The European Data Economy Needs a New Enlightenment!Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 04: Crowdsourcing – If You Have a Problem, Ask Everyone!?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 05: Regional Hidden Champions: Ready for the Future?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 06: New Values, New Ambitions? How Traditional Leadership Is Challenged by MillennialsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 07: Motivate and Regulate – Behavioural Economics as a New Approach in PoliticsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 08: The 4th Industrial Revolution – Reurbanisation of ProductionBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 09: FinTechs, Crowdfunding and Online Consultancy – a Change for the Whole Financial Industry?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 10: Digital Transformation Through Business Model InnovationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 11: The Power and Myth of CreativityBreakout
11:30 - 13:00Lunch ReceptionSocial
11:45 - 12:45World.Economy.Austria. Successful Ideas for Our CountryPartner
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 12: International Trade – Past, Present, FutureBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 13: Where Fear Reigns, Reason FadesBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 14: Big Data – a Vision of the Future, or: the End of Coincidence?Breakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 15: Leadership & Responsibility – How Responsible Leaders Do Good and Irresponsible Leaders Create HavocBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 16: Stay Innovative – the Example of Light Weight DesignBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 17: Live or Let Die? The Evolution of the Economy – Darwinism Mixes Up the MarketsBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 18: The Energy Transition – a Test for Our Economic SystemBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 19: Quo Vadis Digital Europe/Austria?Breakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 20: Hands on Jam Session – Business as Unusual: Open Innovation and Service Design ThinkingBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 21: Opinion Making Between Transparency and Headline FeverBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 22: Transparency – Cui Bono?Breakout
16:30 - 18:00Switch – Changing Culture, Changing Business?Plenary
17:00 - 18:30Myths and Facts. How Is it with the Austrian Economic and Social System?Partner

31.08.-30.08.2016

Magenta NightSocial

01.09.2016

06:00 - 07:00Breakfast ClubPlenary
06:30 - 07:30“Kater” BreakfastPartner
07:00 - 08:30Digital Entrepreneurship in EuropePlenary
07:00 - 08:30Fully Connected – Fully Enlightened or Fully Enslaved? – Peter Drucker Morning SessionPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Different Countries, Different Solutions – Economic Cultures in ComparisonPlenary
10:40 - 11:15Meet the Speaker: Lung YingtaiPlenary
10:40 - 11:15Meet the Speaker: Philipp BlomPlenary
14:30 - 18:00Economic DialoguePartner