Annual Meeting - Sketching the new contours of the world economy

Annual Meeting on 10th Sep 2013 at 9:00am

Location: The Stanhope Hotel, Brussels

Annual Meeting - Sketching the new contours of the world economy


September 9

19.30 Bruegel annual dinner

Chair: Jean-Claude Trichet

Dinner speech: Enrico Letta, Prime Minister Italy

September 10

09.00-9.10 Welcome by Guntram Wolff, Director

09.10-11.00 First panel: “The structure of the future financial system”

Chair: Nicolas Véron


  • Ignazio Angeloni, Director General Financial Stability, European Central Bank
  • Martin Hellwig, Director, Max Planck Institute
  • Philippe Lespinard, Chief Investment Officer, Schroders
  • Gert-Jan Koopman, Deputy Director General DG COMP, European Commission
  • Matthias Güldner, Head of Unit Banking Supervision, BaFin

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break

11.30-13.00 Second panel: “The re-shaping of global markets – the impact of new technologies and renationalisation tendencies”

Chair: Karen Wilson


  • Bruno Lanvin, Executive Director, INSEAD
  • Jan Muehlfeit, Chairman Europe, Microsoft
  • Alvaro Nadal, State Secretary, Head of the Economic Bureau of the Prime Minister, Spain
  • Anne Ruth Herkes, State Secretary, Fed. Ministry of Economics and Technology, Germany

13:00-14:30 Lunch break

14.30-16.00 Third panel: “The global monetary policy stance: what are the risks?”

Chair: Jean-Claude Trichet


  • Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • Philipp Hildebrand, Vice Chairman, Blackrock
  • Paul Sheard, Global Chief Economist, Head of Global Economics and Research, Standard & Poor’s
  • Charles Goodhart, Emeritus Professor, Director of the Financial Regulation Research Programme, London School of Economics

16:00-16:30 Coffee

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