OECD Forum 2009: Programme

 

Tuesday 23 June 2009

7:30–9:00 Registration
9:00–9:45
Opening session

(Room 5 with retransmission Room 9)

Moderator: David Eades, Presenter, BBC World News

Han Seung-soo, Prime Minister, Korea
9:45–11:15
Restoring confidence in financial systems

(Room 5)

Moderator: Rodrigo de Rato, Senior Managing Director, Lazard

Adrian Blundell-Wignall, Deputy Director, Financial and Enterprise Affairs, OECD

Neelie Kroes, Commissioner for Competition, European Commission

John Monks, General Secretary, European Trade Union Confederation

Maria Nowak, Chairman ADIE and REM Member, France

Ulrich Schröder, Chairman of the Managing Boad, KfW, Germany

Eva Zamrazilová, Member of the Board, Chief Executive Director, Czech National Bank
Energy solutions

(Room 9)

Moderator: Peter Kemp, Editorial Director, Energy Intelligence, United Kingdom

Fatih Birol, Chief Economist, IEA

José Dominguez Abascal, Chief Technological Officer, Abengoa, Spain

Philippe Esper, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Eurotradia International, France

Anatoly Moskalenko, Member of Management Committee, LUKOIL, Russian Federation

Jean-Noël Poirier, Vice President International and Marketing, Areva, France

Allan Rushforth, Vice President, Hyundai Motor Europe GmbH, Germany
Economics of health

(Room 6)

Moderator: Jean-Marc Vittori, Editorial Writer, Les Echos, France

Mauricio Hernández Ávila, Vice Minister, Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Mexico

Anders Olauson, President at EPF, Brussels and Chairman, The Agrenska Foundation, Sweden

Lukas Pfister, Executive Director, Merck Sharp & Dohme, EMEAC

Charles Scatchard, Vice President, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Oracle EMEA
11:15–11:45 Coffee break
11:45–13:15
Fighting corruption

(Room 5)

Moderator: Hugh Schofield, Paris Correspondent, BBC, United Kingdom

Cobus de Swardt, Managing Director, Transparency International

Rick McDonell, Executive Secretary, Financial Action Task Force, OECD

Jean Monville, Chairman of the Guidelines and International Deontology Committee, MEDEF, France

Mark Pieth, Chair, OECD Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions

François Vincke, Chairman, Anti-Corruption Commission, International Chamber of Commerce
Sustainable pension systems

(Room 9)

Moderator: Peggy Hollinger, Paris Bureau Chief, Financial Times

Martine Durand, Deputy Director, Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD

Philip J. Jennings, General Secretary, UNI Global Union

Enrico Letta, Member of Parliament, Italy

Lu Mai, Secretary General, China Development Research Foundation

Ladan Manteghi, President, AARP Global Network
Gender and development in crisis

(Room 6)

Moderator: Sue Kendall, Acting Head of Public Affairs, OECD

David Batt, Director, Africa Partnership Forum Support Unit, OECD

Otaviano Canuto, Vice President, Poverty Reduction Management Network, The World Bank

Maggie Kigozi, Executive Director, Uganda Investment Authority

Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, Deputy Mayor of Lyon, Conseil Général du Rhône, France
13:15–14:30 Lunch
13:15–14:30 Film "Home" (Yann Arthus-Bertrand)
(Cybercafé)

14:30–15:30
Keynote Panel: Role of long-term investment

(Room 5 with retransmission Room 9)

Moderator: Eric Le Boucher, Chief Editor, Enjeux Les Echos, France

Augustin de Romanet, CEO, Caisse des Dépôts, France

Carolyn Ervin, Director, Financial and Enterprise Affairs, OECD

Baldomero Falcones, Chairman and CEO, Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas, Spain

John Monks, General Secretary, European Trade Union Confederation
15:30–17:00
Role of innovation in sustainable growth

(Room 6)

Moderator: Ann Mettler, Executive Director, The Lisbon Council

Jacques Mollet, Executive Vice President, Samsung Electronics France

Sull Wonhee, Executive Vice President, SK Telecom, Korea

Olivier Tardy, Senior Partner, Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group, France

Vincent Van Quickenborne, Minister of Economy and Reform, Belgium

Andrew Wyckoff, Acting Director, Science, Technology and Industry, OECD
More effective corporate governance

(Room 9)

Moderator: Anne-Catherine Husson-Traore, CEO, Novethic

Sophie de Menthon, Chairman, Ethic, France

John Evans, General Secretary, TUAC

Grant Kirkpatrick, Senior Economist, Corporate Governance, OECD

Anne Molyneux, Member, BIAC Task Force on Corporate Governance
Weathering the jobs crisis

(Room 5)

Moderator: Loïck Berrou, Senior Editor, France 24, France

Jean-Baptiste de Foucauld, Chairman, Association solidarités nouvelles face au chômage, France

Philippe Egger, Deputy Director of the Office of the Director-General, ILO

John P. Martin, Director, Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD

John J. Sweeney, President, American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations
17:00–18:30
Future of food: markets, prices, security

(Room 5)

Moderator: Joe Dewbre, Senior Agriculture Policy Analyst, OECD

Mark Adams, Professor, University of Sydney, Australia

Linda Nghatsane, Chair, Nelspruit Agricultural Development Committee, South Africa

Timothy D. Searchinger, Research Scholar and Lecturer, Princeton University, United States
Financing development

(Room 9)

Moderator: Michel Fouquin, Deputy Director, CEPII, France

Richard Carey, Director, Development Co-operation Directorate, OECD

Dennis George, General Secretary, Federation of Unions of South Africa

Hetty Kovach, Policy and Advocacy Officer, Oxfam GB, United Kingdom

Francisco J. Wulff, Director, Corporacion Andina de Fomento (CAF), Venezuela
18:30 Reception

Wednesday 24 June 2009

7:30–9:00 Registration
9:00–10:30
Promoting market integrity

(Room 5)

Moderator: Anthony Gooch, Director, Public Affairs and Communications, OECD

Allan Bell, Treasury Minister, Isle of Man

Cobus de Swardt, Managing Director, Transparency International

Luc Frieden, Minister of Treasury and Budget, Luxembourg

Jean-Daniel Gerber, State Secretary for Economic Affairs, Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Switzerland

Jeffrey Owens, Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD

Guy Ryder, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation
Green growth and water

(Room 9)

Moderator: Philippe Escande, Columnist, Les Echos, France

Loïc Fauchon, Chairman, World Water Council

John J. Harris, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Nestlé Waters

Marie-Louise Knuppert, Confederal Secretary, Danish Confederation of Trade Unions

Lifeng Li, Director of Global Freshwater Programme, WWF International

Lorents Lorentsen, Director, Environment, OECD

Françoise Maurel, Head of Economy Department, Ministry of Ecology, France
Education for recovery

(Room 6)

Moderator: Barbara Ischinger, Director, Education, OECD

John Bangs, Assistant Secretary, Education and Equal Opportunities, National Union of Teachers, United Kingdom

John Hope Bryant, Founder, Chairman and CEO, Operation Hope, United States

John P. Hearn, Vice President (International), University of Sydney, Australia

Michel Raimbault, Associate Dean, HEC, France

Jiann-Chyuan Wang, Vice President, Chung-Hwa Institution for Economic Research, Chinese Taipei
10:30-11:15
Press conference: OECD Economic Outlook

(Room 5 with retransmission Cybercafé)

Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD

Jorgen Elmeskov, Acting Chief Economist, OECD
11.15-12:15
OECD Economic Outlook

(Room 5 with retransmission Cybercafé)

Moderator: Soumitra Dutta, Dean of External Relations, INSEAD, France

Ron Blackwell, Chief Economist, American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations

Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD

Hur Kyung Wook, Vice Minister, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, Korea

Jacob Lew, Deputy Secretary of State, US Department of State, United States
12:15-13:30
Beyond the crisis: Keeping markets open?

(Room 5 with retransmission Cybercafé)

Moderator: Larry Elliott, Economics Editor, The Guardian, United Kingdom

Sharan Burrow, President, Australian Council of Trade Unions

Alfredo Vicente Chiaradia, Secretary of Trade and International Economic Relations, Argentina

Jean-Christophe Donnelier, Director, International Relations, MINEFI, France

Jean-Luc Gréau, Economist, JLG Economic Studies, France

Tim Groser, Minister of Trade, New Zealand

Pascal Lamy, Director-General, WTO