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Parallel Sessions 22nd of February 2016 | 16:00 – 18:30

  • Constraints – Parallel Sessions
    16:00 - 18:30
    Keynotes: Circular Economy
    Janez Potočnik – Co-Chair UNEP International Resource Panel, former EU Environment Commissioner
    Hugo Maria Schally – European Commission, Directorate General Environment
    Ernst Gugler – CEO gugler*
    16:00 - 18:30 | LC - Festsaal 2
    How Adaptable is our Society?

    Guests:
    Daniel Hausknost – Alpen‐Adria‐Universität Klagenfurt
    Tom Kehrbaum – IG Metall Headquarters, Union Education

    Panel chair:
    Stefan Gara – ETA Umweltmanagement GmbH

    Organised by:
    Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

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    16:00 - 18:30 | LC - Cubraum
    ...and How Will we Feed Ourselves in Future?

    Guests:
    Kurt Langbein – Director and documentary film maker
    Hans Herren – President and CEO of Millennium Institute, Co-Chair of the IAASTD, winner of the Right Livelihood Award and the World Food Prize
    Tanja Dietrich-Hübner – Chief Manager of Sustainability, REWE International AG
    Gertraud Leimüller – Managing Director winnovation consulting gmbh

    Analysis:
    Karl Kienzl – Deputy Managing Director Environment Agency Austria
    Josef Glößl – Vice-Rector, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna
    Reinhard Mang – Secretary-General, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

    Panel chairs:
    Helga Kromp-Kolb – Head of Center for Global Change and Sustainability, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna
    Josef Hackl – Head of Department Sustainable Development, Environment Agency Austria

    Organised by:
    Environment Agency Austria
    University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

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    16:00 - 18:30 | LC - Galerie
    Secular Stagnation

    Guests:
    Christine Ax – Economist, Expert for Sustainable Development and Writer, Hamburg
    Angelika Zahrnt – Honorary chair, Friends of the Earth Germany
    Stephan Schulmeister – Economic researcher and university lector

    Panel chairs:
    Friedrich Hinterberger – Head of Sustainable Europe Research Institute Vienna (SERI)
    Johann Jachs – Secretary, Club of Rome - Austrian Chapter

    Organised by:
    Sustainable Europe Research Institute (SERI)
    Club of Rome - Austrian Chapter

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    16:00 - 18:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 1
    Welfare, Wealth and Work for Europe

    Guests:
    Marina Fischer-Kowalski – Alpen Adria University Klagenfurt
    Thomas Leoni – Austrian Institute of Economic Research
    Claudia Kettner – Austrian Institute of Economic Research
    Johanna Vogel – Environment Agency Austria
    Christin ter Braak-Forstinger – PVA Advisory

    Panel chair:
    Margit Schratzenstaller – Austrian Institute of Economic Research

    Organised by:
    Austrian Institute of Economic Research

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    16:00 - 18:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 2
    Five Principles of Psychic Maturing

    Guest:
    Josef Berghold – University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE)

    Panel chair:
    Erich Ober – Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

    Organised by:
    Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

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    16:00 - 18:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 3
    Ecosystem Services – Perspectives on the economic valuation of nature in Austria

    Guests:
    Christoph Görg – Alpen-Adria Universität
    Magdalena Heuwieser – Finance & Trade Watch
    Elisabeth Schwaiger – Environment Agency Austria
    Gerald Plattner – Austrian Federal Forests
    Dagmar Hutter – Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management; Environment Agency Austria

    Panel chair:
    Pia Paola Huber – Austrian Federal Chancellery

    Organised by:
    Austrian Federal Chancellery

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    16:00 - 16:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 4
    Constraints in/of Science

    Guests:
    Michael-Gregor Miess – Institute for Ecological Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business
    Michael Jonas – Senior Researcher "steps", Department Sociology, Institute for Advanced Studies
    Stephanie Rammel – The Austrian Research Promotion Agency
    Alexander Bogner – Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis

    Panel chair:
    Beate Littig – Head of Sociology Department, Institute for Advanced Studies

    Organised by:
    Institute for Advanced Studies

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    16:00 - 18:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 5
    Aman Iman – Water is life (Tuareg)

    Guests:
    S.E. Jorge Jurado – Embassador of Ecuador in Germany
    Iris Strutzmann – Chamber of Labour Vienna
    Gabriela Maria Straka – Public relations and CSR, Brauunion
    Stefanie Schabhüttl – Umweltdachverband

    Panel chairs:
    Anna-Maria Haas – Umweltdachverband
    Bernhard Zlanabitnig – EU-Umweltbüro

    Organised by:
    EU-Umweltbüro

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    16:00 - 18:30 | AD - Sitzungssaal 6
    Overcoming Intrapersonal Limits in Order to Live Sustainably

    Guests:
    (no inputs in form of lectures)

    Panel chairs:
    Ines Omann – Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research
    Felix Rauschmayer – Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research

    Organised by:
    Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig

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    18:30 - 20:00
    GET TOGETHER
    Drinks & Snacks