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18.9.2017 - 15.12.2017 - Classes in the Fall semester 2017/2018

18.12.2017 - 1.2.2018 - Examination Period

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Annual Conference Program 2016

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13:30
Opening Remarks

Josef Taušer, Dean, Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics, Prague
Sarianna M. Lundan, Member of Executive Board, Academy of International Business, University of Bremen, Germany
Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, European Commission

14:00 – 15:15
Digital Economy: Reality and Visions

Silja Baller, Economist, Global Competitiveness and Benchmarking Network, World Economic Forum (presentation here)
How important is digitalization for competitiveness? Highlights from the GCR 2016

Yih-Jeou Wang, Head of the Director-General's Secretariat, Agency for Digitisation, Ministry of Finance, Denmark (presentation here)
What is the potential of digitalization? What can we achieve and what can we lose?

Tomáš Prouza, Coordinator for Digital agenda, Secretary of State for EU Affairs, Office of the Government of the Czech Republic
How digital is Czech Republic so far?

15:30 -16:30
Digital society: Are we ready to live in it?

Jan Drahokoupil, Senior Researcher, European Trade Union Institute, Brussels
What are the trends and how is the digitalization changing the employment and the economy?

Martina F. Ferracane, Analyst, European Centre for International Political Economy, Brussels (presentation here)
Digital business and digital society. What are the links, benefits and risks?

Pavel Kysilka, Founder and Chairman of the Managing Board, 6D Adacemy
Digital life from the perspective of businesses

16:30 Closing remarks

Josef Taušer, Dean, Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics, Prague
Łukasz Puślecki, Chairman, Academy of Business, AIB-CEE Chapter

 17:00 Reception

The second part of the event continued with special event organized in cooperation with the Academy of Business, AIB-CEE Chapter. More information about this part can be found here

 

 

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