Programme

The BDF 2013 took place from January 9-10 in the ESMT European School of Management and Technology (Schlossplatz 1, Berlin).
The agenda was as followed:

 

Tuesday, 8. January 2013

Evening Reception at Allianz Forum (Pariser Platz 6, Berlin) with opportunity to get to know the Young Experts
Welcome by Dr. Maximilian Zimmerer, Allianz SE; short impulses by Dr. Eva Kibele, University of
Groningen, on “research”; Jacques Simbsler, French attaché on Social Affairs, on “children”
and Michele Burns, Marsh & McLennan Companies, on “longevity”

 

Wednesday, 9 January 2013

10.45h
Welcome by Prof. Rajshri Jayaraman, Ph.D., ESMT European School for Management and Technology

Opening of the 2nd Berliner Demography Forum
Michael Diekmann, CEO, Allianz SE

11.00
Keynote Rede „Zukunft gestalten durch faire Chancen für Jung und Alt“
Dr. Kristina Schröder, Bundesministerin für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend

11.20
Keynote Speech “Strategies to keep prosperity in the ageing hemisphere”
Yves Leterme, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD, Paris

11.40
International Scientific Panel “Demographic Change as Global Challenge”
Dan He, Deputy Director-General, National Population and Family Planning Commission of China
Prof. Dr. Janina Jóźwiak, Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
Prof. Dr. Jean-Marie Robine, National Health and Medical Research Institute, France
Prof. Dr. Norbert Schneider, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany
Moderator: Nader Mousavizadeh, CEO, Oxford Analytica, United Kingdom

13.00
Flying Lunch
Grußwort für den Berliner Senat
Dilek Kolat, Senatorin für Arbeit, Integration und Frauen

14.00
Young Experts Panel
Einführung: Prof. Dr. Joachim Rogall, Robert Bosch Stiftung
1. Thema “Wunsch nach Kindern” (Katharina Klein, Jasmin Passet, Janna Rassmann, Paula Switon; Moderation: Christina Melcher)
2. Thema “Aktive Senioren” (Johann Bey, Silvia Popp, Maren Reyer, Ines Wickenheiser. Moderation: Jan Oltmanns)
Diskussionspartner ist als engagierte Persönlichkeit der Generation 70+:
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Ursula Lehr, Bundesministerin a.D.

15.30
Break

16.00
Panel Berliner Impuls
Prof. Dr. Jutta Allmendinger, Präsidentin, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung
Dr. Alexander Böhne, Bundesverband der Arbeitgeberverbände
Prof. Dr. Tilman Mayer, Präsident, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Demographie
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Bert Rürup, Kuratoriumsvorsitzender, Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung
Prof. Dr. Burkhardt Schwenker, Chairman, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants
Prof. Dr. Andreas Suchanek, Handelshochschule Leipzig und Vorstandsvorsitzender, Wittenberg-Zentrum für Globale Ethik
Moderator: Sigmund Gottlieb, Chefredakteur, Bayerisches Fernsehen

17.30-18.00h
Panel Politische Kommentare zum Berliner Impuls
Sabine Bätzing-Lichtenthäler, MdB, SPD-Fraktion
Dr. Heinrich Kolb, MdB, stv. FDP-Fraktionsvorsitzender
Bettina Jarasch, Berliner Landesvorsitzende, Bündnis90/Die Grünen
Erwin Huber, MdL, Bayerischer Staatsminister a.D., CSU
Moderator: Botschafter Wolfgang Ischinger, Generalbevollmächtigter für Regierungsbeziehungen der Allianz SE

afterwards Evening Reception and Key Address on “Healthy Ageing”
Dr. John Beard, Director, Department of Ageing and Life Course, WHO

 

Thursday, 10 January 2013

09.00
International Executive Panel „Acting on Demographic Change“
Introductory Remarks by Philip D. Murphy, Ambassador of the USA to Germany
Gabriel Bernardino, Chair, EIOPA
Prof. Dr. Arne Carlsen, Director, UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning
Enrico Cucchiani, CEO, Intesa Sanpaolo
Dr. Gerhard K. Heilig, Section Chief, United Nations Population Division
Moderator: Prof. Dr. Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, Oxford University

Break

11.00
Executive Panel „European Demography Policies“
Dr. Dominique Bertinotti, Ministre déléguée chargée de la Famille, Paris
Prof. Dr. Elsa Fornero, Ministro del Lavoro e delle Politiche Sociali, Roma
Radosław Mleczko, Ministerstwie Pracy i Polityki społecznej, Warszawa
Cornelia Rogall-Grothe, Staatssekretärin im Bundesinnenministerium
Moderator: Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger

12.30h
Concluding remarks by Prof. Rajshri Jayaraman, Ph.D., ESMT European School for Management
and Technology
afterwards Farewell Lunch Buffet

 

Organizational Matters:

Prior to the Forum, participants will be asked for tangible demographic goals for 2013 serving as a – also publicly available – basis for discussion.

All parts are simultaneously translated into German/English.

The Berlin Demography Forum (BDF) as an NGO cannot provide any coverage of expenses.

 

Contact

We are happy to support you in all questions that may arise concerning the Berlin Demography Forum:
BDF Office
Caroline-Michaelis-Str. 1
10115 Berlin
Tel.: +49.30.65211.4012
office@bdf.berlin