Enhancing
Sustainable
Growth and
Economic
Co-operation
on a Global
Scale


International
Conference

Berlin,
6-7 October 2011

List of Speakers and Panelists

Last update: 6 October 2011   

Global Economic Co-operation and Development – The Challenges Ahead

Philipp Rösler, Federal Minister of Economics and Technology, Germany
Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Gunter Thielen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Bertelsmann Stiftung

Promoting Green Growth and Resource Efficiency

Rintaro Tamaki, Deputy-Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Alex Bowen, Principle Research Fellow, Grantham Research Institute, London School of Economics
Carlo Jaeger, Head, Transdisciplinary Concepts and Methods, Potsdam Insitute (PIK)
Tony Long, Director WWF-International, European Policy Office
Utz Tillmann, CEO, German Chemical Industry Association (VCI)
Moderator: Michael Wetzel, Senior Editor, Deutsche Welle

Creating Quality Jobs – Education, Skills and Migration

Barbara Ischinger, Director, Education, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Peter Boehm, Ambassador of Canda in Germany
John Evans, General Secretary, Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC)
Randolf Rodenstock, BDA Vice-President and Vice-Chair BIAC Executive Board
Jean Thomas, Strategic Planning Unit, Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt
Moderator: Jörg Dräger, Member of the Executive Board, Bertelsmann Stiftung

Coping with New Global Patterns in Trade, Investment and Innovation

Mario Pezzini, Director, Development Centre, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Mario Cimoli, Director, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (CEPAL)
Olin Liu, Executive Director, China International Capital Corporation (CICC)
Stefan Mair, Member of the Executive Board, Federation of German Industries (BDI)
Klaus Milke, President, Germanwatch
Moderator:  Thomas Hanke,  Editorial Page Editor, Handelsblatt

Sustaining the Recovery – Going Structural and Going Social

Jose Antonio Meade, Minister of Finance, Mexico
Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Commentator:  Klaus Günter Deutsch, Head Berlin Office, Deutsche Bank Research
Moderator:  Quentin Peel, Chief Correspondent Germany and Associate Editor, Financial Times

Enhancing Sustainable Growth – From Crisis Management to Global Co-operation

Carlos Márcio Cozendey, G20 Sherpa, Brazil
Jon Cunliffe, G20 Sherpa, United Kingdom
Xavier Musca, G20 Sherpa, France
Gabriela Ramos, G20 Sherpa, OECD
Moderator:  Nik Gowing, Main Presenter, BBC World News

Closing Remarks

Jochen Homann, State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Germany