Conference Cycle 2012-2013
Please join the Ministry of Higher Education, the Chamber of Commerce, Sacred Heart University and others on May 23 from 12:00 - 8:30pm at the Chamber of Commerce, 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi.
Free entrance, parking available in the Chamber of Commerce garage
- Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director, will give a presentation of our programs in conference room 4 from 3:30 - 4:00pm
- Antoine Rech, Associate Director, will be on site and available for individual information on our programs from 12:00-8:30pm
- Financial help information will be available
Salon: Etudes et carrieres Benelux
Join the French Embassy on Friday, June 7, 2013 from 10:00am to 6:00 pm at the Chamber of Commerce, 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi.
For more information, please click here.
"Luxembourg - where we came from; where we are; where lies our possible future?"
Are you interested in understanding the country, its success and to discuss the vision for the future of Luxembourg at a time of dramatic uncertainties and change? Then attend the cycle of conferences that Sacred Heart University supported by paperJam, the Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg and the American Chamber of Commerce has elaborated.
Full conference cycle program available here.
Conference 9 – Summing up: A tentative sketch of Luxembourg in 2030 – June 12th
Chamber of Commerce - 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi, 6:30-8:00pm
Didier Mouget, Managing Partner, PwC Luxembuorg
Guy Kirsch, Professor Emeritus, University of Freiburg
Guy Harles, Partner, Arendt & Medernach
Nicolas Schmit, Minister, Ministry of Labor, Employment & Immigration
Alvin Sold, Administrateur délégué, Editpress Luxembourg
Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director, Sacred Heart University Luxembourg
Marc Wagener, General Coordinator, 2030.lu – Ambition for the future
To register, please contact Rachel Niebeling email@example.com.
BGL BNP Paribas - Avenue Monterey, 6:30-8:00pm
Jean-Louis Margue, BGL BNP Paribas
A historical/institutional look back: 1815 to 1956
Emile Haag, Professor or history, Miami University Differdange
Denis Scuto, Professor of history, University of Luxembourg
Immigration: For 100 years a source of growth
Serge Kollwelter, Founder and past Preseident, ASTI view presentation
Is there poverty in Luxembourg?
Antoine Haag, Professor of economics, Universite de Paris Ouest - Nanterre La Defense
Hotel le Royal, 6:30-8:00pm
Maria Luisa Ferreira, Economic Advisor, EIB Institute
What do the Statistics say about Luxembourg?
Guy Schuller, Member of the Executive Committee, STATEC view presentation
A sharp eye on the public sector budget
Carlo Thelen, Chief Economist, Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg view presentation
What are the main favorable factors of the pension scheme at present? Are these factors due to prevail in the future?
Robert Kieffer, President, Caisse Nationale d'Assurance Pension view presentation
Jean Monnet Building - European Commission, 6:30-8:00pm
Georges Bingen, Representative of the European Commission in Luxembourg
Luxembourg's role in building Europe
Jacques Santer, former Prime Minister of Luxembourg and former President of the European Commission
The advantages of being small
Mario Hirsch, Visiting Senior Research Fellow, European Union Institute for Security Studies
ArcelorMittal, Boulevard d’Avranches, 6:30-8:00pm
Federico Galizia, Deputy Director, Risk Management & Monitoring, European Investment Fund
The historic role of industry for Luxembourg’s economy and society
Charles Barthel, Director, Centre Robert Schuman
The past and future importance of the steel industry
Michel Wurth, Member of Executive Committee, ArcelorMittal
The industrial policy of Luxembourg
Rene Winkin, Secretary General, Fedil
Forum da Vinci, Boulevard Grande Duchesse Charlotte, 6:30-8:00pm
Marc Solvi, President, ALIAI
The finance industry: Looking Back
Alfred Steinherr, Professor of economics and finance; Academic Director, Sacred Heart University
The finance industry: From here to eternity?
Ernst Wilhelm Contzen, CEO Deutsche Bank; Chairman, ABBL
Dare to Dream... Why tech is the place to be
Mark Tluszcz, Co-Founder & CEO, Mangrove Capital Partners; Member of the Board of Regents, Sacred Heart University
How to remain what we are - a global superpower in commercial space activities
Romain Bausch, President & CEO, SES; Member of the Board of Regents and Doctor of Laws (h.c.), Sacred Heart University
European Investment Bank - 100, boulevard Konrad Adenauer, 6:30-8:00pm
Rémy Jacob, Dean of the EIB Institute
Luxembourg – on borrowed size and flawed urbanization
Markus Hesse, Professor urban studies, University of Luxembourg
An emerging metropolis? view presentation
Paul Helminger, former Mayor of Luxembourg City, Doctor of Laws (h.c.), Sacred Heart Univeristy
Luxembourg: The "epicenter" of the Greater Region view presentation
Claude Gengler, Director, Forum EUROPA Foundation, Luxembourg
University of Luxembourg - Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove Kalergi - 6:30-8:00pm
Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director, Sacred Heart University
How effective is education as a growth policy: what we learn from the literature
Hilmar Schneider, Director CEPS/INSTEAD
Education = Growth?
David de la Croix, Professor of economics, Université Catholique de Louvain
The significance of the University for Luxembourg's society
Rolf Tarrach, Presidetn, University of Luxembourg
Résidence épiscopale - 3, Avenue Marie-Thérèse, Luxembourg-ville, 6:30-8:00pm
Jean-Claude Hollerich, Archbishop, Église Catholique á Luxembourg
What Spirituality for a Cosmopolitan Luxembourg in the Heart of Europe?
Father Jean Ehret, Professor of theology, Sacred Heart University
Petit pays - grande diversité culturelle
Paul Bertemes, Partner, mediArt