2013 Agenda

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14:30 – 15:30

Opening session
H.S.H. Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco
Ali Babacan, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey
Thierry de Montbrial, President and founder of the WPC

15:30 – 17:00

Plenary session 1: “The state of the world economy and global governance” 
Moderator: Nicolas Barré, Deputy Managing Director, Les Echos
Speakers: Henri de Castries, Chairman & CEO of AXA
Kemal Dervis, Vice President and Director of Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution and Senior Advisor at Sabanci University; former Minister of Economic Affairs of Turkey
Il SaKong, Chairman of the Institute for Global Economics; former Minister of Finance of the Republic of Korea
Jacob Frenkel, Chairman of JPMorgan Chase International and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Group of Thirty (G30)
Pascal Lamy, Honorary president of Notre Europe, former Director-General of the WTO
David de Rothschild, Group Chairman, Rothschild

17:00 – 17:45

Plenary session 2: with Mohammad Javad Zarif, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran

17:00 – 19:15

Plenary session 3: “Middle East”
Moderator: Steven Erlanger, London Bureau Chief, New York Times
Speakers: Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, IMF
Renaud Girard, Journalist at Le Figaro, Editor at Questions Internationales
Elisabeth Guigou, President of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the French National Assembly
Sergey Karaganov, Chairman of the Presidium of the non-governmental Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
Bassma Kodmani, Executive Director of the Arab Reform Initiative
Marwan Lahoud, Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer of EADS
Mona Makram-Ebeid, Egyptian Senator, Distinguished Lecturer at American University in Cairo


Welcome cocktail


Dinner debate with Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council

08:00 – 09:45

Plenary session 4: “Asia’s strengths and weaknesses” 
Moderator: Michael Yeoh, Founder and CEO, Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute, Malaysia
Speakers: Bruno Lafont, Chairman & CEO of Lafarge
Mayankote Kelath Narayanan, Governor of West Bengal
Jin Roy Ryu, Chairman & CEO, Poongsan Group, Republic of Korea
Shotaro Oshima, Chairman, Institute for international Economic Studies (IIES) and Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo
Anatoly Torkunov, Rector of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), member of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Yang Jiemian, Chairman, Council of Academic Affairs, Shanghai Institutes for International Studies

09:45 – 11:15

Plenary session 5: “The challenges of the cyberspace”
Speakers: Carl Bildt, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden; former Prime Minister of Sweden
Chang Dae Whan, Chairman of Maekyung Media Group
Paul Hermelin, Chairnan & CEO of Capgemini
Meir Sheetrit, Member of the Knesset; former Minister of Intelligence Services; former member of the security cabinet, Israel

11:15 – 11:45


11:45 – 13:00

Plenary session 6: “Whither the ‘European social model’?”
Moderator: Jim Hoagland, Contributing Editor, The Washington Post
Speakers: Joaquín Almunia, Vice-President and Commissioner for Competition, European Commission Yves Leterme, Deputy Secretary General, OECD
Jean Pisani-Ferry, General Commissioner for Policy Planning
Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European Affairs, Belgium

13:15 – 14:45

Lunch debate: “The future of diplomacy”
Hubert Védrine, Former French Minister of Foreign Affairs

15:00 – 16:15

Plenary session 7: “Destruction or metamorphosis of the legal order?”
Speakers: Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Mireille Delmas-Marty, Professor at the Collège de France
Lord Mance, Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
Jean-Marc Sauvé, Head of the French Council of State

16:30 – 19:30

Parallel workshops
1. Energy and environment
Chair: Christophe de Margerie, Chairman & CEO of Total
Speakers: Jun Arima, Director General, JETRO London; Special Adviser for Global environmental Affairs, METI
André Caillé, Director of Junex, Canada
Maria van der Hoeven, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA)
William Ramsay, Senior Advisor of the Center for Energy, Ifri; former Deputy Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)
Kevin Sara, Chairman and CEO of Nur Energie

2. The health and emerging risks
Chair: James D. Wolfensohn, 9th President of the World Bank
Speakers: Christian Bréchot, Director of the Institut Pasteur
Richard Cooper, Professor of International Economics at Harvard University
Daniel Daianu, member of the Romanian Academy; former Minister of Finance of Romania
Thomas Kirkwood, Associate Dean for Ageing, Institute for Ageing and Health Newcastle University

3. Food security
Chair: Mostafa Terrab, Chairman & CEO of OCP Group
Speakers: José Graziano da Silva, Director General of FAO
Christopher Delgado, Senior Fellow, World Resources Institute; former Economics and Policy Advisor & Practice Leader, Agriculture and Environmental Services, World Bank
Brent Habig, Regional Director for West and Southern Africa, TechnoServe
Marcos Jank, Executive Director, Brasil Foods (BRF) Global Public and Governmental affairs, Brazil
Jane Karuku, President, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
Mahama Zoungrana, Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Burkina Faso

4. Finance
Chair: Jean-Claude Trichet, former President of the ECB
Speakers: Marek Belka, President of the National Bank of Poland
Benoît Cœuré, member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank
Jacob Frenkel, Chairman of JPMorgan Chase International and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Group of Thirty (G30)
Jeffry Frieden, Professor of government at Harvard University
Il SaKong, Chairman of the Institute for Global Economics; former Minister of Finance of the Republic of Korea
John Lipsky, Distinguished Visiting Scholar, International Economics Program, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies




Gala dinner with Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs of France

08:00 – 09:00

Reports from parallel workshops

09:00 – 10:00

Plenary session 8: “Towards a European Banking Union”
Moderator: Alessandro Merli, Frankfurt correspondent, Il Sole 24 Ore
Speakers: Benoît Coeuré, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
Philipp Hildebrand, Vice Chairman, BlackRock; former Chairman of the Swiss National Bank (SNB)
Constantin von Oesterreich, Chairman of the Management Board of HSH Nordbank

10:00 – 10:45

Plenary session 9: with H.R.H. Prince Turki Al Faisal, Chairman of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (KFCRIS)

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 – 12:00

Plenary session 10: with Itamar Rabinovich, President of the Israel Institute, Distinguished Global Professor at New York University (NYU), Distinguished Fellow at the Brookings Institution and Professor Emeritus, Tel Aviv University

12:00 – 13:30

Plenary session 11: “Africa”
Moderator: Jean-Michel Severino, CEO, Investisseurs et Partenaires (I&P)
Speakers: Mo Ibrahim, Chair of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation; Founder and former Chairman of Celtel International
Jean-David Levitte, Distinguished Fellow, Brookings Institution
Titus Naikuni, Group Managing Director & Chief Executive of Kenya Airways
Qu Xing, President of the China Institute of International Studies (CIIS)
Mostafa Terrab, Chairman & CEO of OCP Group
Tidjane Thiam, Group Chief Executive, Prudential plc Lionel Zinsou, President, PAI Partners

13:30 – 15:15

Lunch debate with Pauline Marois, Prime Minister of Quebec

15:30 – 16:45

Plenary session 12: “Politics and religions”
Moderator: Pierre Morel, Director of the Pharos Observatory of cultural and religious pluralism Bartholomew 1st, Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch
Speakers: Faisal Bin Muaammar, Secretary-General of the Vienna-based KAICIID Dialogue Centre
Mircea Geoana, Senator; former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania
David Rosen, International Director of Interreligious Affairs, American Jewish Committee (AJC)
Mohammed Sammak, Secretary-General of the National Committee for Christian-Muslim Dialogue
Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo, Chancellor, Pontifical Academy of Sciences and Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

16:45 – 18:45

Plenary session 13: “General debate”
Moderator: Domique Moïsi, special advisor at Ifri
Speakers: Titus Corlatean, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania
Steven Erlanger, London Bureau Chief, New York Times
Jim Hoagland, Contributing Editor, The Washington Post
Yusuf Ziya Irbec, Member of the Turkish Parliament
Donald Johnston, Founding Partner, Heenan Blaikie; former Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Karl Kaiser, Harvard University; former Director of the German Council on Foreign Relations
Carlos Pérez Verdía, Head of the Private Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mexico
Igor Yurgens, Chairman of the Management Board of the Institute of Contemporary Development in Russia




Informal dinner