3rd OECD World Forum, Tuesday 27 October 2009

 

Agenda Menu

 

Day 1 - How is the World Progressing

 

Day 2 - New Measures, New Policies

 

Day 3 - How Can We Improve the Way in Which Evidence on Progress Promotes Changes?

 

Day 4 - Taking this Forward - The Next Steps

 

 

Day 1

 How is the World Progressing?

 

1.1  Workshops on Measurement Issues and Meetings of Associated Networks Parallel Sessions

1.1a  Key National Indicators in the System of External Audit in co-operation with International Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI)                 

Chair: Alexander A. Piskunov, Auditor, Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation

Abstract

 Presentation

 Paper 

Bernice Steinhardt, Director, Strategic Issues Team, United States Government Accountability Office

Abstract

 Presentation

 

Wojciech Misiag, Adviser to the President of the Supreme Chamber
of Control, Poland 

 

 

 

Gusztáv Báger, Senior Adviser to the President of the State Audit
Office, Hungary

Abstract

 

 Paper

Ulrike Mandl, Economist, Austrian Court of Audit

Abstract

 Presentation

 Paper

1.1b  Measuring Progress; New Evidence, New Initiatives 

Chair: Young-Sun Lee, President, Hallym University, Korea

 

 

 

Anat Itay, Project Leader, Israel's Progress Index, The Israeli Society for Sustainable Economics

Abstract

 Presentation

 Paper

Wai Kee Yuen, Economics and Well-being Project Co-ordinator,
Hong Kong Shue Yan University

Abstract Presentation

Paper

Aygen Aytac, Coordinator of the Turkey National Human Development
Report on Youth

Abstract

 Presentation

 

Prathurng Hongsranagon, Assistant Dean in Academic Affairs, College
of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Abstract

 Presentation

Paper

Henning Hansen, IFEH project manager, Denmark

Abstract

 Presentation

 

1.1c  The Future of Human Development Measures in co-operation with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 

Chair: Frances Stewart, Professor, Development Economics, Oxford University,
United Kingdom

 

 

  

Isidro Soloaga, Coordinator-LAC Regional Human Development Report,
Professor, Mexico

 

Presentation

   

        

Milorad Kovacevic, Senior Statistician, Human Development Report
Office of the UNDP, USA

Abstract

 Presentation

 

Armin Sirco, The winner of 2009 Human Development Award for
excellence in measurement innovation, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

 Presentation

 

Discussant: Johnson Kagya Owusu, Head of Analytical Studies/Ghana
Info Section, Ghana Statistical Service

 

 

 

1.1d  Fostering the Measurement of Societal Progress: the Role of ICT and Training

Chair: Savas Alpay, Director General, SESRIC, Turkey

 

 

  

Daniel Byk, Special Advisor, National Statistical Institute of Luxembourg, STATEC

 

Video

 

Babar Kamal, Manager, Public Finance and Trade, The United Nations
Institute for Training and Research, UNITAR

Abstract

Presentation

Paper

Thierry Karsenti, Director, Interuniversity Research Centre on Education
and the Teaching Profession, CRIFPE, Canada

 

Presentation

 Paper

Cesare Furlanello, Senior Researcher, Bruno Kessler Foundation, Italy

Abstract

Presentation

 

1.1e  Measuring Multidimensional Poverty and Prosperity

Chair: Paul-Henri Lapointe, Canadian Ambassador

 

 

  

Mohamed Doudich, Head, Observatory of Living Conditions, Direction of
Statistics, Morocco

 

Presentation

 Paper

Sabina Alkire, The Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative
(OPHI), UK

 

Presentation

 Paper

Jiehae Choi, Research and Program Analyst, Legatum Institute, UK

Abstract Presentation

 Paper

Discussant: Ola Awad, Acting President, Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics

 

 

 

1.1f  Measuring Time Use and Well-Being

Chair: Eduardo Pereira Nunes, President, Brazilian Institute of
Geography and Statistics, IBGE

 

 

 

Paul Jelfs, Assistant Statistician, Health and Social Analysis Branch, Australian
Bureau of Statistics

Abstract

Presentation

 

Heli Jeskanen-Sundström, Director General, Statistics Finland

Abstract

Presentation

 Paper

Michael Wolfson, Assistant Chief Statistician, Statistics Canada

Abstract

Presentation

 

Discussant: Andrew Sharpe, President, Centre for the Study of
Living Standards, Canada

 

 

 

1.1g  What do People Know about the Progress of their Societies?

Chair: Eric Martin, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Switzerland
to the OECD

 

 

  

Richard T. Curtin, Director, Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys
of Consumers, Institute of Social Research, USA

Abstract

Presentation

 Paper

Enrico Giovannini, President, Italian National Statistics Institute, ISTAT,
Italy

 

 

 

Marco Malgarini, Director, Survey Unit, Institute for Studies and Economic Analyses, ISAE, Italy

 

Presentation

 Paper

Discussant: François Ndengwe, Founder and Chairman, African Advisory Board, France

 

Presentation

 

 

1.2  Opening Session

Opening Remarks: Insill Yi, Commissioner, Statistics Korea

 

 

  

Welcoming Address: Jeung-Hyun Yoon, Minister of Ministry of Strategy and Finance

 

 

Welcoming Address: Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic
Co-operation and Development, OECD

 

 

Speech

 

 

 

 

Keynote Speech: Danilo Türk, President of Slovenia

 

 

Speech

 

1.4  Charting Progress, Building Visions, Improving Life: In A Time of Crisis

Keynote address: Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, Organisation for
Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD

 

  

Bader Omar Al Dafa, Under-Secretary-General, UNO, Executive Secretary of ESCWA

 

Presentation

 Paper

Sergey Stepashin, Chairman, Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation

Abstract

 Presentation

 Paper

Frances Stewart, Professor, Development Economics, Oxford University,
United Kingdom

 

Presentation

 

Vikram Nehru, Head of poverty in East Asia region, World Bank

Abstract

 

 

 

1.5  Progress For People Through People

Chair: Choongsoo Kim, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Korea to
the OECD

 

  

Jeni Klugman, Director, UNDP Human Development Report Office

Presentation

         

Fiona Stanley, Director, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Australia

Presentation

 

Katsuji Imata, Deputy Secretary General of Programmes, CIVICUS, South Africa

Abstract Presentation

 

Ahmed Lahlimi Alami, High Commissioner for Planning, Morocco

Abstract

 

 

Juan Díez-Nicolás, President of ASEP, Spain

Abstract

Presentation