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Justice in Solidary Communities

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
German and English language
Professorial Research Fellow, European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science, London
Former President of the European Parliament, Brussels
Generalsekretär, Bundesministerium für europäische und internationale Angelegenheiten, Wien
Member of Cabinet and Adviser of Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Regional Policy, Brussels
President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Iain BEGG

Professorial Research Fellow, European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science, London

 Iain Begg is a Professorial Research Fellow at the European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science. His main research work is on the political economy of European integration and EU economic governance. He has directed and participated in a series of research projects on different facets of EU policy and his current projects include studies on future employment prospects in the EU, the impact of cohesion policy, the governance of economic and monetary union in Europe, the EU s  Europe 2020 strategy and reform of the EU budget. Other recent research projects include work on policy co-ordination and the social impact of globalisation. He has published extensively in academic journals and served as co-editor of the Journal of Common Market Studies, the leading academic journal focusing on the study of European integration, from 1998 to 2003. Since 2007, he has been a member of the Research Advisory Committee of the Czech National Bank, and recently served as a special adviser to the House of Lords European Communities Committee for an inquiry into EU economic governance. He has undertaken a number of other advisory roles, including being called as an expert witness on EU issues by the House of Commons Treasury Committee, the House of Lords European Communities Committee and the European Parliament. He is a frequent contributor to international conferences on EU economic policy issues and is regularly solicited for interviews by journalists.

Dr. Klaus HÄNSCH

Former President of the European Parliament, Brussels

Studium der Politologie, Geschichte und der Soziologie an den Universitäten Köln, Paris und Berlin Redakteur bei 'Dokumente' Referent beim Beauftragten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland für die kulturellen Angelegenheiten im Rahmen des deutsch-französischen Vertrags Pressereferent und Fachreferent beim Minister für Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen Doktor der Philosophie Lehrbeauftragter der Universität Duisburg Mitglied des Europäischen Parlaments Präsident des Europäischen Parlaments Stellvertretender Vorsitzender der Fraktion der Sozialdemokratischen Partei Europas Mitglied des Ausschusses für Auswärtige Angelegenheiten, Menschenrechte, gemeinsame Sicherheit und Verteidigungspolitik Stellvertretendes Mitglied des Ausschusses für Konstitutionelle Fragen
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Dr. Johannes KYRLE

Generalsekretär, Bundesministerium für europäische und internationale Angelegenheiten, Wien

Legal studies at the University of Vienna Doctor of Law Legal work at courts and banks Entry into the Austrian Diplomatic Service Diplomatic Exam, afterwards employed at the Multilateral Economic Department, the Secretariat General and Cabinet of the Minister (1976) Deputy Head of the Cabinet of the Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Austrian Ambassador to the Principality of Liechtenstein with residence in Vienna Chief of Protocol
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Mag. Dr. Madeleine MAHOVSKY

Member of Cabinet and Adviser of Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Regional Policy, Brussels

Masters (Magistra) and 1992 PhD (Doktor), University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna, Austria , 1998, 2000 London School of Economics, Summer University Freelance Journalist Independent Researcher on Environmental Economics Lecturer in Economics, University of Economics and Business Administration Vienna Monetary Economist, Foreign Research Division, Oesterreichische Nationalbank Policy Analyst for Pension Systems, DG Employment, European Commission Policy Analyst, Unit Structural Actions, DG Budget, European Commission Economic Analyst for Austria, DG Economics and Financial Affairs, European Commission Senior Economist, Unit Conception and Analysis, DG Regional Policy, European Commission Acting Head and Deputy Head, Unit Evaluation and Additionality, DG Regional Policy, European Commission Adviser and Member of Cabinet to Danuta Hübner - Commissioner for Regional Policy, European Commission
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 Since 2010 Adviser and Member of Cabinet to Johannes Hahn - Commissioner for Regional Policy, European Commission

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz FISCHLER

President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Research Assistant, Institute for Agricultural Management, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna Doctorate, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna Executive Assistant, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck Director, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck Austrian Federal Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Vienna European Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries, Brussels Chairman, Ecosocial Forum Europe, Vienna Chairman, RISE-Foundation, Brussels Chairman of the Steering Committee of the EU scientific programme for Expo Milano 2015 President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
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Political Symposium

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28.08.2011

13:00 - 14:20 Opening Plenary
14:30 - 16:30 Systemic Change for Global Economic Justice Plenary
17:00 - 18:30 Special Lecture: Climate Justice Plenary
18:30 - 20:00 Cocktail Reception hosted by ERSTE Foundation Social

29.08.2011

07:15 - 09:00 Peacebuilding and Development Cooperation Plenary
09:30 - 11:00 Current Issues in International Jurisdiction Plenary
13:00 - 14:30 Global Commons – Fair Use and Implications for Security Policy Plenary
15:00 - 16:30 Historical Memories and Transitional Justice Plenary
17:00 - 18:30 Special Lecture: North Africa’s Young Civil Society Plenary

30.08.2011

07:00 - 08:30 Justice in Solidary Communities Plenary
09:00 - 10:30 Internet and Democracy Plenary