Conference Programme - Day 2

 

Wednesday 17 October 2012

09:00-09:20

Keynote address:

Joseph E. Stiglitz (Columbia University, United States)

 

ROUND TABLE 1: MEASURING WELL-BEING INITIATIVES IN INDIVIDUAL COUNTRIES

09:20-10:40

Chair: Jil Matheson (Chair of OECD Committee on Statistics and National Statistician, United Kingdom)

Jiantang Ma (Commissioner, NBS, China)

Karma Tshiteem (GNH Commission Secretary, Bhutan)

Roy J. Romanow video (Chair, Canadian Index of Wellbeing Advisory Board, Canada)

Romulo Virola (former Chief Statistician, Philippines)

Enrico Giovannini (President, National Institute for Statistics, Italy)

Brian Pink (Australian Statistician, Australia)

Gerardo Leyva (Deputy Director General of Research, Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía, Mexico)

General discussion and conclusions by Chair

 

THEME 2: QUALITY OF LIFE

10:40-11:10

Part 1 in plenary

Chair: Shailaja Chandra (former Chief Secretary, Delhi, India)

Overview address:

Richard Layard (London School of Economics, United Kingdom)

11:10-11:40

Tea & coffee break / Exhibition

11:40-13:10

Part 2 workshops in parallel

2a

2b

2c

2d

Improving health conditions

Investing in education and skills

Increasing people’s subjective well-being

Building effective and responsive institutions

Workshop Chair 2a

Mark Pearson (Employment, Labour and Social Affairs Directorate, OECD)

Workshop Chair 2b

Haishan Fu (UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific)

Workshop Chair 2c

Glenn Everett (Office for National Statistics, United Kingdom)

Workshop Chair 2d

Rolf Alter (Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD)

Panellist 2ai

Angus Deaton (Princeton University, United States)

Panellist 2bi

Barbara Ischinger (Directorate for Education, OECD)

Panellist 2ci

Mariano Rojas (Foro Consultivo Científico Y Tecnológico, Mexico)

Panellist 2di

James R. Silkenat (World Justice Project, United States)

Panellist 2aii

Jennifer Madans (National Centre for Health Statistics, United States)

Panellist 2bii

Anand Sudarshan (Manipal Global Education Services Private Limited, India)

Panellist 2cii

Yoshi Takahashi (Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan)

Panellist 2dii

Sue Taylor (Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australia)

Panellist 2aiii

A. K. Shiva Kumar (National Advisory Council, India)

Panellist 2biii

David Khoudour (Development Centre, OECD)

Panellist 2ciii

Anjli Doshi Gandhi (Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development, Malaysia)

Panellist 2diii

François Roubaud (Research on social and economic development, France)

Panellist 2av

Claudia Stein (WHO, Europe)

Panellist 2biv

Genovefa Ruzic (National Statistical Office, Slovenia)

 Panellist 2civ

Conal Smith (Statistics Directorate, OECD)

 

 

Panellist 2div

Arun Maira (Planning Commission, India) 

     

Varad Pande (Ministry for Rural Development, India)

General discussion

General discussion

General discussion

General discussion


13:10-14:40

Lunch / Exhibition

13:40-14:10

14:10-14:40

Lunchtime Seminar on Big Data – Big Time? – Statistical Capacity Development 2.0: Johannes Jütting (The Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century)

Lunchtime Seminar on Open Data for Development: Shaida Badiee and Neil Fantom (World Bank)

14:40-16:00

 

 

 

Part 3 in plenary

Introduction by Theme Chair

Reports by Workshop Chairs

General discussion and conclusions by Theme Chair

16:00-16:20

Keynote address:

Karl Falkenberg (Director General, DG Environment, European Commission)

16:20-16:50

Tea & coffee break / Exhibition

16:50-17:10

Keynote address:

Mark Lowcock (Permanent Secretary, Department for International Development, United Kingdom)

 

ROUND TABLE 2: BEYOND 2015 - THE FUTURE OF DEVELOPMENT GOALS

17:10-18:30

Chair: Noeleen Heyzer (Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of ESCAP)

Leena Srivastava (Executive Director, The Energy and Resources Institute, India)

Lyonpo Yeshey Zimba (Minister of Works and Human Settlement, Bhutan)

Moubarack Lô (Minister Adviser to the President, Senegal)

Otaviano Canuto (Vice President Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network, World Bank)

Khalid Malik (Director of the Human Development Report Office, UN Development Programme)

Serge Tomasi (Deputy Director, Development Co-operation Directorate, OECD)

General discussion and conclusions by Chair

19:00-

Cultural evening with gala dinner at the Taj Palace Hotel