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Storytelling: Journeys from conflict to cooperation

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
english language

This evening programme is dedicated individuals who have experienced conflicts in very different environments, from board rooms to war zones. Through courageous leadership they managed to move from conflict to peace and possibly cooperation. What can we learn from their stories? What conditions, practices and concrete skills do you need to overcome conflicts?

Secretary General, Islamic Christian National Dialogue Committee Lebanon
Programme Assistant, Masters in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona
Chief Executive Officier, Hope Flowers School, Bethlehem; Managing Director, Palestine Chapter, Center for Emerging Futures, Bethlehem
Chief Executive Officer; Co-Founder, Nisar & Nisar GbR, Frankfurt/Main; Chief Executive Officer; Co-Founder, Nisar & Sickert GbR, Frankfurt/Main
Cardinal Archbishop, Archdiocese of Abuja
Post-doctoral research fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Turin; Director of Research, IUC - International University College of Turin
Managing Director, ren-new Sàrl, La Conversion
Secretary General, Religions for Peace International, New York
Consultant, Coach, CEO, Value and People Academy
Managing Director, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
Chief Executive Officer; Senior Process Consultant, InterChange TOMO i/s, Silkeborg

Dr. Muhammad AL-SAMMAK

Secretary General, Islamic Christian National Dialogue Committee Lebanon

Array Alexander CRAIG

Programme Assistant, Masters in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona

Program Coordinator, International Youth Initiative Program, Sweden Facilitation, Multistakeholder Process Design & Training, zandcraig.com, Northern Ireland & Sweden
2012-2013
since 2007

Array Ibrahim ISSA

Chief Executive Officier, Hope Flowers School, Bethlehem; Managing Director, Palestine Chapter, Center for Emerging Futures, Bethlehem

MA Mahmoud NISAR

Chief Executive Officer; Co-Founder, Nisar & Nisar GbR, Frankfurt/Main; Chief Executive Officer; Co-Founder, Nisar & Sickert GbR, Frankfurt/Main

Industrial Engineering Studies, Technical University Darmstadt Master Political Sciences, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt/Main
1999-2009
2001-2008
 Since 2014 Co-Founder, Nisar & Nisar GbR, Frankfurt/Main
 Since 2013 Co-Founder, Nisar & Sickert GbR, Frankfurt/Main

Array John ONAIYEKAN

Cardinal Archbishop, Archdiocese of Abuja

Array Alessandra QUARTA

Post-doctoral research fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Turin; Director of Research, IUC - International University College of Turin

Degree in Law, University of Turin Temporary Professor, Department of Law, University of Eastern Piedmont Amedeo Avogadro, Vercelli Ph.D. in Private Law, University of Foggia Temporary Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Turin Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Turin Director of Research, IUC - International University College of Turin
2010
2013
2014
since 2014
since 2014
since 2016

Array Caroline RENNIE

Managing Director, ren-new Sàrl, La Conversion

Staff Economist, Institute for Local Self-Reliance, Washinton DC Marketing Manager, Envirothene, Los Angeles, CA Policy Advisor, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento, CA Director Environment, Continental Can & Schmalbach Lubeca, Brussels
1989-1991
1991-1993
1993-1995
1995-1998
 Since 2007 Managing Director, ren-new Sàrl, La Conversion

Dr. William F. VENDLEY

Secretary General, Religions for Peace International, New York

Array Thine HOLM

Consultant, Coach, CEO, Value and People Academy

Communications Consultant, Danske Bank Group, Copenhagen Head of Customer Communications, Danske Bank Group, Copenhagen Head of Communications and Skills, Human Innovation, Horsholm Head of Human Ressources and Communications, John Jensen A/S, Hedehusene
2001-2003
2003-2008
2008-2010
2012-2013

M.Sc. Philippe NARVAL

Managing Director, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Scholarship holder/Student, Lester B. Pearson United World College, Victoria National Service/Gedenkdienst, Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial, Jerusalem Community Service Coordinator, American International School, Cochabamba BA, King's College, London Exchange Year, Universidade de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte Exhibition Coordinator, Künstlerhaus Wien Programme Manager, Concordia, Chisinau Programme Officer, Light for the World, Vienna MSc, University of Oxford
1994-1996
1996-1997
1997-1998
1998-2003
2000-2001
2003-2004
2004-2005
2005-2010
2010-2011

Array Toke PALUDAN MOELLER

Chief Executive Officer; Senior Process Consultant, InterChange TOMO i/s, Silkeborg

Language Student, Virum High School HH - Niles Brock Business School of Copenhagen University of Copenhagen Freelance Conference Organizer PCO - Professional Conference Organizer, The International Learning Center
1964-1967
1968-1969
1969-1971
1971-1976
1976-1990

Seminar Week

show timetable

16.08.2017

15:00 - 15:45Opening of the European Forum Alpbach 2017Plenary
15:45 - 16:30Opening SpeechesPlenary
17:00 - 18:30Presentation of the SeminarsPlenary
18:30 - 20:00Bread and WineSocial

17.08.-22.08.2017

Seminar 01: The new Silk Road in a global contextSeminar
Seminar 02: Populism and post-factual politicsSeminar
Seminar 03: Conflicts around the commonsSeminar
Seminar 04: Energy transition with renewable energies and energy efficiency: a win-win for the planet and the global economySeminar
Seminar 05: Are we alone in the universe?Seminar
Seminar 06: Conflict and cooperation: preferences or environmentSeminar
Seminar 07: Transitional Justice: case studies from the Balkans and South AfricaSeminar
Seminar 08: Art – in conflictSeminar
Seminar 09: Pragmatic alliances and global disorderSeminar
Seminar 10: Don’t mess with our education! Creating new Utopias!Seminar
Seminar 11: Why is it called a Play?Seminar
Seminar 12: Ethics in ActionSeminar
Seminar 13: Dirty Products – responsible consumption: how digitisation changes the role of the consumerSeminar
Seminar 14: Global Weirding? Climate change and population dynamicsSeminar
Seminar 16: Timescapes of the 21st century: asynchronicities, acceleration and time conflictsSeminar
Seminar 17: The RenAIssance: Brave New WorldSeminar
Seminar 18: Politics at the grassroots levelSeminar
Seminar 19: Turkey at the crossroadsSeminar
Seminar 20: How to step out of lineSeminar

17.08.2017

17:00 - 18:30Turkey at the crossroadsPlenary

20.08.2017

17:00 - 20:00Storytelling: Journeys from conflict to cooperationBreakout

21.08.2017

17:00 - 19:30The RenAIssance: Brave New WorldBreakout