Speakers

 

GEORGE AKERLOF
Georgetown University,
Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2001

PETER ALTMAIER
Head of the Federal Chancellery and Federal Minister for Special Tasks, Germany

SIR MICHAEL ARTHUR
President Boeing Europe,
Former British Ambassador to Germany

JOACHIM VON BRAUN
Director, Center for Development Research (ZEF)

BARBARA HENDRICKS
Minister for Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Germany

YLVA JOHANSSON
Minister for Employment and Integration, Sweden

HOMI KHARAS
Senior Fellow and Deputy Director – Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution

PASCAL LAMY
Former President, World Trade Organisation
President Emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute

ED LAZEAR
Stanford Graduate School of Business,
Former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors to the U.S. President

ARUN MAIRA
Chairman HelpAge International,
Former Member Planning Commission India

THOMAS MIROW
Former President European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

IRENE NATIVIDAD
President, Global Summit of Women

GÜNTHER OETTINGER
European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources

EDMUND STROTHER PHELPS
Columbia University,
Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2006

VIVIANE REDING
Member of the European Parliament
Former Vice-President of the European Commission

LARS-HENDRIK RÖLLER
G20 Sherpa;
Office of the German Chancellor, Director-General of the Economic and Financial Policy Division

JEFFREY SACHS
Columbia University,
UN Special Advisor on the Sustainable Development Goals


LUDGER SCHUKNECHT
Chief Economist at Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany


MICHAEL SPENCE
NYU Stern School of Business,
Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2001

ACHIM STEINER
Oxford University,
Director Oxford Martin School

VOLKER TÜRK
Assistant High Commissioner for Protection, The UN Refugee Agency