6 p.m. | Registration of participants

6.30 p.m. | Welcome address and introduction

  • Jörg Wojahn, Head of Representation of the European Commission in Austria
  • Thomas Wagnsonner, Member of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Carlos Trias Pintó, Member of the EESC, Rapporteur for the EESC own-initiative opinion on the Economy of the Common Good

Moderator of Panel Discussions: Susanne Bauer, Deputy Member of the EESC

7 p.m. | Panel A: „Combining Economy and Sustainabilty?“

  • Tanja Wehsely, Member of the Viennese Municipal Council (Gemeinderat) (SPÖ)
  • Bettina Lorentschitsch, Vice-President (ÖVP), Austrian Economic League
  • Werner Kogler, spokesman for economic affairs, Green party
  • Fred Luks, Head of the Competence Centre for Sustainability, Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • Christian Felber, initiator of the Economy for the Common Good, author

7 p.m. | Panel B: „Grassroots initiatives for implementing the Economy for the Common Good“

  • Jennifer Klink, Common-Good-Appointee at Hotel Auersperg, Salzburg
  • Herbert Thumpser, Mayor of Traisen
  • Michael Müller-Camen, Professor at the Institute for Human Resource Management, Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • Peter Zimmerl, Director of the Cooperative for the Common Good
  • Cay Urbanek, Direktor of the Volkstheater

9 p.m. |  End of panel-discussion


Sustainable Economy and Social Cohesion - programme