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FRIDAY November 4th

Official Welcome Remarks
Constantine Tassoulas, President, Hellenic Parliament
Ignazio Cassis, President, Swiss Confederation
Axel A. Weber, European Chairman, Trilateral Commission
Alexandra Papalexopoulou, Chair, Greek Group, Trilateral Commission

 

SATURDAY November 5th

Opening
Axel A. Weber, European Chairman, Trilateral Commission
Niki Kerameus, Minister of Education and Religious Affairs, Greece

A New European Russia Strategy
Carl Bildt, Deputy Chair, Trilateral Commission
Sergei Guriev, Provost, Sciences Po Paris
Andrey Kortunov, Director, Russian International Affairs Council
Chair: Ivana Dragičević, Journalist, Europe’s Futures Fellow, IWM Vienna

Energy Crisis: Conversation with FATIH BIROL
Executive Director, International Energy Agency
Chair: Axel A. Weber, European Chairman, Trilateral Commission

KYRIAKOS MITSOTAKIS, Prime Minister, Greece
in conversation with
BRAD SMITH, President, Microsoft
Chair: Martin Wolf, Financial Times

Health and Security: Lessons Learned from Recent Crises
Sajid Javid, Secretary of State, Health and Social Care, United Kingdom (2021-2022)
Jens Spahn, Deputy Chairman, CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group
Chair: Joy Lo Dico, Financial Times

Conversation with PAOLO GENTILONI
European Commissioner for Economy
Chair: Martin Wolf, Financial Times

Inflation is Back!
Jean-Claude Trichet, European Honorary Chairman
in conversation with Olli Rehn, Governor, Bank of Finland

Greece: New Realities Create Opportunities
Eftichios Vassilakis, Chairman, Aegean Airlines
Lars Rasmussen, Co-founder, Google Maps
Ioannis Martinos, Chief Executive Officer, The Signal Group
Chair: Dimitri Papalexopoulos, Chairman of the Board, Hellenic Federation of Enterprises; Chairman, Board of Directors, Titan Cement Internationa

Scaling Digital Public Infrastructure
Kyriakos Pierrakakis, Minister of State and Digital Governance, Greece
Vittorio Colao, Minister for Technological Innovation and Digital Transition, Italy (2021-2022)
Chair: Caroline Daniel, Brunswick Group

Food for Thought: Financial Stability in Unstable Times
Elke König, Chair, Single Resolution Board
Chair: Caroline Daniel, Brunswick Group

After the Ballots: What’s Next for Europe?
Carl Bildt, Prime Minister, Sweden (1991-1994)
Bo Lidegaard, Co-Founder and Partner, Kaya Advisory
Mario Monti, Prime Minister, Italy (2011-2013)
Rosèn Plèvneliev, President, Bulgaria (2012-2017)
Chair: Alexis Papahelas, Kathimerini

Doubling Down: Strengthening EU’s Economic Resilience in Uncertain Times
Jean Lemierre, Chairman, BNP Paribas
Klaus Regling, Managing Director, European Stability Mechanism
Hans Wijers, Chairman, ING Group
Chair: Caroline Daniel, Brunswick Group

 

SUNDAY November 6th

Parallel Sessions (organized by DRFs)
1. The Future of Bytes and Germs
Chas Bountra, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Innovation and Professor, Translational Medicine, University of Oxford
Marco Veremis, Partner, Big-Pi Venture
2. The Future of Hydrogen Economy
Pierre-Etienne Franc, Chief Executive Officer, Hy24
Ilaria Conti, Head, FSR Gas Area, the Florence School of Regulation

Food for Thought: The Era of Global Disorder
Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times

Solving the Energy Security Dilemma
Sinead Gorman, Chief Financial Officer, Shell
Rob Jetten, Minister for Climate and Energy Policy, The Netherlands
Monika Ribar, Chairwoman, Swiss Federal Railways
Chair: Ivana Dragičević, Journalist, Europe’s Futures Fellow, IWM Vienna

Closing
Alexandra Papalexopoulou, Chair, Greek Group, Trilateral Commission
Axel A. Weber, European Chairman, Trilateral Commission