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Political Corner

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary
german language

In this talk two high-ranking representatives of Austrian politics will be interviewed on their reactions to the issues raised in the previous plenary session and their views on the topic.

Austrian Federal Minister of Science, Research and Economy, and Vice-Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, Vienna
State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Austria, Vienna
Editor in Chief and Managing Director, NZZ Austria; Mentor, Alpbach Media Academy; Vienna Chair

Dr. Reinhold MITTERLEHNER

Austrian Federal Minister of Science, Research and Economy, and Vice-Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, Vienna

Studied Law in Linz (Dr. iur.); he also completed a post-graduate course in association management, Fribourg Worked for the Upper Austrian Economic Chamber, where his last position was Head of the Marketing Department Local Councillor, Ahorn Secretary General, Austrian Economic League (Wirtschaftsbund), Vienna Member, Austrian Parliament Deputy Secretary General, Austrian Economic Chamber Chairman, Economic and Industrial Affairs Committee of the Austrian Parliament Federal Minister of Economy, Family and Youth of the Republic of Austria, Vienna Federal Minister of Science, Research and Economy of the Republic of Austria, Vienna
1974-1980
1980-1992
1991-1997
1992-2000
2000-2008
2000-2008
2001-2008
2008-2013
since 2013

Mag. Andreas SCHIEDER

State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Austria, Vienna

Vizepräsident der Sozialistischen Jugendinternationale - IUSY Präsident der Jugendorganisation der Sozialdemokratischen Partei Europas (SPE) - ECOSY Abgeordneter zum Wiener Landtag und Mitglied des Gemeinderats (GR) der Stadt Wien Vorsitzender der gemeinderätlichen Europakommission Vorsitzender des GR-Ausschusses für Stadtentwicklung und Verkehr Mitglied im EU-Ausschuss der Regionen (AdR) Koordinator der SPE (Sozialdemokratische Fraktion) im AdR in der Fachkommission für Außenbeziehungen (RELEX) Bezirksvorsitzender der SPÖ-Penzing Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat Internationaler Sekretär der SPÖ Mitglied der Parlamentarischen Versammlung des Europarats Außenpolitischer Sprecher der SPÖ (2007 bis 2008) Obmann des Außenpolitischen Ausschusses des österreichischen Nationalrats Staatssekretär im Bundeskanzleramt für Öffentlichen Dienst und Verwaltungsreform
 Studium der Volkswirtschaft an der Universität Wien (Mag. rer. soc. oec.)
1994-1997
1997-1999
1997-2006
2001-2006
2001-2006
2002-2006
2002-2006
seit 2002
2006-2008
2007-2008
2007-2008
2007-2008
2007-2008
2007-2008

Michael FLEISCHHACKER

Editor in Chief and Managing Director, NZZ Austria; Mentor, Alpbach Media Academy; Vienna

Studien der Theologie, Germanistik und Klassischen Philologie an der Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (nicht abgeschlossen) Außenpolitik-Redakteur, "Kleine Zeitung" Redakteur in der Chefredaktion, "Kleine Zeitung" Chef vom Dienst, "Kleine Zeitung" Stellvertretender Chefredakteur, "Kleine Zeitung" Chef vom Dienst, "Standard" Stellvertretender Chefredakteur, "Die Presse" Chefredakteur, "Die Presse"/14 Leiter, Media Academy, Europäisches Forum Alpbach
ab 1988
1991-1994
1994
1995-1997
1998-1999
2000-2001
2002-2004
2004-2012
2013

Economic Symposium

show timetable

27.08.2013

12:00 - 12:20OpeningPlenary
12:20 - 13:30Finance and the Real Economy: Together or Apart?Plenary
13:30 - 13:50Political CornerPlenary
14:50 - 16:30Making Finance Meet the Real Economy’s RequirementsPlenary
18:30 - 19:30Miha Pogacnik: What Businesses can Learn from MusicPlenary
19:30 - 20:30Smart Blue Hour hosted by IBMSocial

28.08.2013

06:00 - 06:45management club Business Breakfast “Integrationsfall Europa”Partner
06:00 - 06:45Sustainable Entrepreneurship – Book Presentation on the Business Model of the FuturePartner
07:00 - 08:10The Future of Corporate FundingPlenary
08:10 - 08:30Political CornerPlenary
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 01: The Real Economy and Finance in the “Network of Responsibility”Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 02: Business, Society and Politics: Assigning Responsibility for ResultsBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 03: What Happens to Our Values if Computers Learn how to Think?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 04: Touch the Future – Security and Identity in a Digital WorldBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 05: Living with Risk and SpeculationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 06: The Pension System as a Ponzi Scheme?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 07: Workforce Diversity: Living with and Managing Demographic ChangeBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 08: Implementing the New World of Work, a Progress ReportBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 09: Design Thinking as a Tool for InnovationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Working Group 10: New Energies for Europe – Between Cooperation and CompetitionBreakout
11:30 - 12:30Lunch ReceptionSocial
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 11: Connected Learning, Connected SchoolsBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 12: Financial Literacy, Decision-Making in Complex SituationsBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 13: Our Life After the Digital RevolutionBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 14: Prosperity for All? Austria’s Top Managers in Dialogue with Ludwig ErhardBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 15: Rethinking Capitalism: The Future of Our Economic ModelBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 16: Alternative Sustainable Economic ConceptsBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 17: From Goodwill to Financial Company ValueBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 18: Back to the Real Economy – Towards a New Industrial Policy for EuropeBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 19: Industrial Production in the City of the FutureBreakout
12:30 - 15:00Working Group 20: Rating Agencies Between Governments and BusinessesBreakout
16:00 - 17:30Peter Drucker Special Lecture: Leadership and Values in a Complex WorldPlenary
19:30 - 21:30get2gether hosted by T-MobileSocial

29.08.2013

06:30 - 07:00“Kater” BreakfastPartner
07:15 - 08:15The New Role of Central Banks in Crisis-ManagementPlenary
08:45 - 10:20New Growth in Europe?Plenary
10:20 - 10:30ClosingPlenary
14:45 - 18:00Generali 3 Banken Business Dialogue “Experiences and Values”Partner