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The Alpbach Debate: the future of the Euro

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Elisabeth-Herz-Kremenak-Saal
Plenary / Debate
english language

Many voices declare that in order to survive in the long run, the Euro requires a fiscal union. In Alpbach, opponents and proponents of this thesis face each other in a controversial debate. At the end of the session, you will be invited to vote for the side which convinced you.

Research Fellow, Bruegel, Brussels
Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Ithuba Capital AG, Vienna
Fellow and Director, Bologna Institute for Policy Research, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University; Former Economic and Labor Affairs Spokesperson, Italian Democratic Party, Bologna
Chairman of the Management Board, Erste Group Bank AG, Vienna
Chief Operating Officer, Deedmob, Amsterdam; Ex-Standing Committee Member, The Oxford Union, Oxford

Array Gregory CLAEYS

Research Fellow, Bruegel, Brussels

MSc, Management, HEC Paris Financial Auditor, KPMG - RSM Salustro Reydel, Paris Economist, French Embassy - Economic Department, Chicago MSc, Economics, Universite Paris X Senior Economist, Credit Agricole - Research Department, Paris Lecturer, Science Po, Paris PhD, Economics, European University Institute, Florence Visiting PhD Student, European Doctoral Program, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona Visiting Researcher, Central Bank of Chile, Santiago Research Fellow, Bruegel, Belgium
2001-2005
2003-2004
2004
2004-2005
2006-2009
2008-2009
2009-2015
2012
2012
since 2014

Mag. Wilhelm HEMETSBERGER

Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Ithuba Capital AG, Vienna

MA, Economics, University of Vienna Postgraduate Studies, International Relations, Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Bologna Postgraduate Studies, Economics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore Fund Manager, Sparinvest KAG, Vienna Head of Equity Trading und Sales, GiroCredit und Bank der Sparkassen, Vienna Head of Structured Derivatives Europe, Head of Structured Equity Derivatives in Emerging Markets, Citibank International plc, London Chief Executive Officer, CA IB Investmentbank AG, Vienna Member, Managing Board, Bank Austria Creditanstalt AG Head of Global Markets, Member of Executive Committee, UniCredit Group, Markets & Investment Banking
1979-1984
1984-1985
1985-1987
1988-1990
1990-1994
1994-1998
1998-2001
2001-2008
2006-2008

PhD Filippo TADDEI

Fellow and Director, Bologna Institute for Policy Research, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University; Former Economic and Labor Affairs Spokesperson, Italian Democratic Party, Bologna

Visiting Researcher, Prometeia - Econometric Studies and Forecasts, Italy Researcher, Staff of the President: Prof. Stanley Fischer, Citigroup Inc, USA Lecturer, SIPA - School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University Consultant, Regional Study "Country Insurance", World Bank Assistant Professor, CCA - Collegio Carlo Alberto Consultant, FIAT Group S.p.A. Consultant, Right Management, Manpower Member, Scientific Committee, Nomisma S.p.A. Consultant, "Duality in the European Labor Market", European Commission Assistant Professor, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University Research Fellow, CCA - Collegio Carlo Alberto Consultant, "The Italian Labor Market in Perspective", International Labor Organization Member, Board of Directors, Instituto Cattaneo Economic and Labor Affairs Spokesperson, Italian Democratic Party and Advisor to the Italian Prime Minister
2001
2003
2005-2007
2007
2007-2012
2008
2009-2013
2010-2013
2012
2012-2015
2012-2017
2013
2011-2016
2013-2017

Mag. Andreas TREICHL

Chairman of the Management Board, Erste Group Bank AG, Vienna

Master's Degree in Economics, University of Vienna Trainee programmes at Citibank, Morgan Stanley and Brown Brothers Harriman, New York Various management positions at Chase Manhatten Bank in New York, Brussels, Athens and Vienna Member of the Management Board, Erste oesterreichische Spar-Casse, Vienna Chairman of the Management Board, Erste oesterreichische Spar-Casse, Vienna
1975
1976-1977
1977-1994
1994-1997
1997-2008

Array Tycho ONNASCH

Chief Operating Officer, Deedmob, Amsterdam; Ex-Standing Committee Member, The Oxford Union, Oxford

BA, History and Politics, St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford Westminster Assistant, Richard Bacon MP, London Standing Committee (Governing Body), the Oxford Union, Oxford Advisor to the Standing Committee, the Oxford Union, Oxford Political Advisor for Wilders-Film, Observatory Pictures, Oxford and Amsterdam
2014-2017
2015
2015-2016
2016-2017
2016-2017

Financial Market Symposium

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Kategorie: all Breakout Plenary Social

31.08.2017

12:00 - 12:20 Opening Plenary
12:20 - 13:30 The “new normal”: deregulation? Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the artist: Christin Lahr Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the speaker: Pravin Gordhan Plenary
13:30 - 14:00 Meet the speaker: Kristalina Georgieva Plenary
14:00 - 15:30 The Alpbach Debate: the future of the Euro Plenary
16:00 - 17:30 Banking without bankers? Plenary
19:30 - 20:30 Special Lecture: Evgeny Morozov Plenary

01.09.2017

06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 03: New business models for banks Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 01: Distributed ledger technologies – a “silver bullet” for compliance and regulation? Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 04: Tax havens: the beginning of a new era? Breakout
06:30 - 08:00 Breakfast Club 02: Low interest and growth rates revisited: learning from Japan Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 05: Conflict or cooperation through Brexit? Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 06: Artificial intelligence for compliance and regulation Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 07: The future of saving(s) Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club 08: The regulator’s challenge to get hold of FinTechs and InsureTechs Breakout
08:30 - 10:00 Breakfast Club Special: Scaling up social impact investment to the next level – emerging opportunities in Europe Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Ruben Vardanyan Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Rupert Strachwitz Breakout
13:00 - 15:00 Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers – Maximilian Tayenthal Breakout
19:00 - 21:00 Reception Social