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Download 2016 agenda Sunday, November 20Monday, November 21Tuesday, November 22 08:30 – 09:30 Welcome coffee 09:30 – 10:30 Opening session 10:35 – 10:45 Special guest 10:45 – 12:30 Plenary session 1: The future of the Middle East 12:30 – 13:30 Plenary session 2: Ethics and Government-Business relations 13:30 – 14:45 Lunch debate 15:00 - 15:30 Plenary session 3: Turkey’s European and international role 15:30 - 16:30 Plenary session 4: Health: Technological development and global governance 16:30 - 18:00 Plenary session 5: Technological change and the New Social Contract 18:00 – 18:30 Coffee-break 18:30 - 19:00 Plenary session 6: UK after Brexit 19:00 - 19.45 Plenary session 7: Security and Economic Development in Africa 20:30 Dinner debate 08:30 - 09:45 Plenary session 8: European Union: what next? 10:00 – 12:30 Parallel workshops Workshop 1: Finance and Economy Workshop 2: Energy and Climate Workshop 3: China in transition 12:45 – 14:15 Lunch debate 14:15 – [...]

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2014 Agenda

Monday, December 8Tuesday, December 9Wednesday, December 10 09:15 – 10:00 Opening session Thierry de Montbrial, Chairman and founder of the WPC Park Geun-Hye, President of the Republic of Korea 10:00 – 11:30 Plenary session 1: “Security governance in East Asia and in Europe” Moderator: Thierry de Montbrial, Chairman and founder of the WPC Speakers: Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations Han Sung-Joo, former Republic of Korea's Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean-David Levitte, Distinguished Fellow, Brookings Institution Igor V. Morgulov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Shotaro Oshima, Chairman, Institute for international Economic Studies (IIES) and Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo 11:30 – 13:00 Plenary session 2: “Prospects for the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia” Moderator: Choi Young-Jin, Professor at Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies; former Ambassador to the US; former Head of the UN Mission in Côte d’Ivoire. [...]

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2008 Agenda

Sunday, October 05Monday, October 06Tuesday, October 07Wednesday, October 08 17:00 – 22:00 Registration and Welcome buffet 09:30 – 10:15 Opening session Presentation of the World Policy Conference: Thierry de Montbrial, President and Founder François Fillon, Prime Minister of the French Republic (speech delivered by Thierry de Montbrial) 10:15 – 12:30 Plenary session Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of the Republic of Estonia Raila Amolo Odinga, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kenya Hans Gert Pöttering, President of the European Parliament Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, Secretary-General of NATO SAR Turki Al Faisal, Chairman of King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies Mario Monti, President of the Bocconi University of Milan Moderators: Quentin Peel, The Financial Times Jim Hoagland, The Washington Post 13:00 – 15:00 Parallel lunch-debates  Lunch 1 World Leaders Moderator: Thierry de Montbrial Lunch 2 Kemal Dervis, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Mario Monti, President of the Bocconi University of Milan [...]

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2009 Agenda

Friday, October 30Saturday, October 31Sunday, November 01 19:30 Cocktail 20:30 Dinner debate Nambaryn Enkhbayar, former President of Mongolia 8:30 – 9:30 Opening session Reading of the Royal Message from His Majesty King Mohammed VI Opening Speech by Thierry de Montbrial, President and Founder of the WPC Message from Kofi Annan, Seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations 9:30 – 11:00 Session 1: "Architecture of Political Governance" Introducers: Nambaryn Enkhbayar, former President of Mongolia Han Seung-Soo, former Prime Minister of Republic of Korea Hubert Védrine, former French Foreign Minister Robert Blackwill, Senior Fellow & Senior Advisor to the President, RAND Corporation; former United States Ambassador to India Moderator: Steven Erlanger, The New York Times 11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break 11:30 – 12:45 Session 2: "Macro-economic Governance" Introducers: Fathallah Oualalou, President, Commune urbaine de Rabat, former Finance Minister of Morocco Arkadi Dvorkovitch, Sherpa to President Dmitry Medvedev Yoichi Otabe, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, G8 Sherpa, Japan Wolfgang Munchau, Associate Editor [...]

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