Agenda

09:30 a.m.

Welcome speech by F.A.Z. and ESMT

09:45 a.m.

Introductory keynote speech on the current economic policy climate

and the present state of the EU

10:15 a.m.

Change your Opinion – Keynote speech

World Economic Outlook 2022 – a world after the great lockdown

10:40 a.m.

Interview

Opportunities and challenges for fast growing companies in Europe

Matthias Tauber, Head of Germany and Austria, Boston Consulting Group

11:15 a.m.

Keynote speech

A common European economic strategy as an engine and

guarantee of an ecological, future-proof, and sustainable European economy

Günther Oettinger, President, United Europe

11:45 a.m.

Coffee Break

12:15 p.m.

Live hook-up to three F.A.Z. correspondents in other European countries, Part 1

Hendrik Kafsack, Business Correspondent, Brussels

12:35 p.m.

The F.A.Z. Economist Interview

Prof. Dr. Bas Jacobs, Sijbren Cnossen professor of Public Economics, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Daniel Gros,Member of the Board and Distinguished Fellow, Centre for European Policy Studies

1:15 p.m.

Lunch Break

2:15 p.m.

Live hook-up to three F.A.Z. correspondents in other European countries, Part 2

Michaela Seiser, Business Correspondent, Vienna

2:35 p.m.

Interactive Panel

Europe 4.0 – What is the current state of Europe’s digital future,

and which innovations, technologies, and strategies will be needed

to achieve the EU’s specific objectives up to 2030 and to minimise

the economic damage in the EU after the pandemic?

Karalee Close, Managing Director and Senior Partner, Global Lead Technology Advantage, Boston Consulting Group

Dr. Robert Mayr, CEO, DATEV eG

3:35 p.m.

Big Picture – The future of transport

Young Tae Kim, Secretary-General, International Transport Forum (ITF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

3:50 p.m.

Impulse

What it takes to decarbonize the transport sector

William Todts, Executive Director, European Federation for Transport and Environment AISBL

4:00 p.m.

Panel

What`s next in transport and mobility? – European competitiveness in an era of climate protection and sustainability

Dorothea von Boxberg, Chief Executive Officer, Lufthansa Cargo AG

Mars Geuze, Chief Commercial Officer, Hardt Hyperloop

William Todts, Executive Director, European Federation for Transport and Environment AISBL

4:50 p.m.

Coffee Break

5:05 p.m.

Live hook-up to three F.A.Z. correspondents in other European countries, Part 3

Philip Plickert, Business Correspondent, London

5:25 p.m.

Outlook for 2022 – the European economic policy round table

Friedrich Merz,Vice President of the Economic Council, Christian Democratic Union

6:20 p.m.

Joint concluding remarks and end of the congress – transition to the get-together

6:35 p.m.

End of the event and get-together

An event from

 

 

Vice President of the Economic Council
of the Christian Democratic Union

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Friedrich Merz

Managing Director and Senior Partner, Global Lead Technology Advantage, Boston Consulting Group

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Karalee Close

Chief Commercial Officer, Hardt Hyperloop

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Mars Geuze

Member of the Board and Distinguished Fellow, Centre for European Policy Studies

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Daniel Gros

Director, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)

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Prof. Justus Haucap

Sijbren Cnossen professor of Public Economics, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam

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Prof. Dr. Bas Jacobs

F.A.Z. Business Correspondent, Brussels

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Hendrik Kafsack

Secretary-General,
International Transport Forum at the OECD

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Dr. Young Tae Kim

CEO, DATEV eG

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Dr. Robert Mayr

Former Member and Vice-President, European Commission & Former Ministerpresident, State of Baden-Württemberg

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Günther H. Oettinger

F.A.Z. Business Correspondent, London

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Philipp Plickert

F.A.Z. Business Correspondent, Vienna

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Michaela Seiser

Head of Germany and Austria, Boston Consulting Group

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Matthias Tauber

Executive Director, Transport & Environment

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William Todts

Chief Executive Officer, Lufthansa Cargo AG

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Dorothea von Boxberg