Programme

Overall moderation of the event: Vivian Dittmar (Terra Institute South Tyrol).

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Day 1 – Tuesday, 9.4.2019

16:30

Press conference

17:00

Doors Open and registration

18:00

Opening of the even
Opening by Manfred Jotter (Economy for the common good),
Carola Petrone (BIO HOTELS), Jan Plagge (Bioland),
Opening words – Patron: Arno Kompatscher (Governor of South Tyrol)

 

Keynote “we have the responsibility“ on “acting sustainably – making sense” YouTube Livestream
Dr. Auma Obama
Followed by an open dialouge

 

Our motivation – more than just a vision of a new economy
Antje von Dewitz (CEO VAUDE Sport)
Fritz Fessler (Board of Directors Cooperative GWO)
Dr. Franz Ehrensperger (President of Qualitätsgemeinschaft Bio-Mineralwasser e.V.)
Julia Mayer (Fokus Zukunft)
Dr. Bettina Richter (Global Business Manager, 3M)
Ramona Wüst (Friday for future)

 

Afterwards “get together” with musical accompainment, South Tyrolean organic specialities and the South Tyrolean Band “Homeless”

Day 2 – Wednesday, 10.4.2019

08:00

Doors Open and registration

09:00

Beginning of the event
“because we are the instrument“
Markus Prieth

09:30

Keynotes
Martina Joseph (CEO Dr. Hauschka )
Christian Felber (Economy for the common good) YouTube Livestream

Introduction to Focus groups
Jan Plagge (IFOAM-EU president)

10:30 – 11:15

Break

11:15 – 13:15

FOCUS groups Part I

ETHICAL ECONOMY (Eng.)

Christian Felber Economy for a common good
Antje von Dewitz CEO VAUDE Sport
Maurizio Gritta President Coop. Agr. Iris di Calvatone, CR
Moderation: Evelyn Oberleiter Terra Institut South Tyrol

IMAGINING THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY (Eng.)

Günter Reifer Terra Institut Südtirol
Jan Plagge President IFOAM EU
Moderation: Emma Dalväg Coest, Sweden

JUSTICE FOR THE GLOBAL SOUTH (Ger.)

Boniface Mabanza Literary scientist, philosopher and theologian
Ellen Ehmke oxFam Deutschland e.V.
Moderation: Fritz Lietsch editor of the magazine “forum Nachhaltig Wirtschaften”

REAL PRICES FOR FAIR MARKETS (Eng.)

Inka Sachse Soil & More Impacts, NL
Heini Staudinger GEA Waldviertler
Moderation: Eduardo Cuoco CEO IFOAM-EU

NEW FORMS OF ORGANIZATION FOR NEW FORMS OF ECONOMY (Ger.)

Wolfgang Gutberlet Executive Partner W-E-G GmbH & Co.KG
Armin Steuernagel Purpose Stiftung
Moderation: Christine Brandmeir Bioland e.V.

MONEY WITH MEANING (Ger.)

Dr. Daniel Sieben Triodos Bank
Fritz Fessler Board of Directors Cooperative GWO
Moderation: Bernward Geier Colabora

MORE THAN HOTEL (Ger.)

Michaela Reitterer Boutiquehotel Stadthalle, Vienna
Prof. Harald Pechlaner EURAC Bolzano
Moderation: Zita Langenstein GastroSuisse

13:15 – 14:30

Lunch break

14:30

Group photo

15:00

FOCUS groups Part 2

17:00

“Theatrical Recap”
Improvisation theatre “Theatersport Berlin”

18:00

“Get together” with evening catering

20:00

Movie night: “The organic rebells of the Himalayas”
(ZDF documentary 28 min) followed by a round of talks
with the filmmaker Bernward Geier

21:00

Dancenight
mit Klaus Ennemoser

Day 3 – Thursday, 11.4.2019

08:30

GREEN Start-up-Rallye
10 start-up present innovations in environmental and social sustainability

09:30

Results from the focus groups
Demands for today. Tomorrow. The day after tomorrow.

10:15

Break

11:00

Thoughts for the future:
How the BEST ECONOMY will drive the transformation of the economy

Wolfgang Gutberlet (Executive Partner W-E-G GmbH & Co.KG)
Dr. Daniel Sieben (Triodos Bank)
Boniface Mabanza (Literary scientist, philospher and theologian)
Michaela Reitterer (Botiquehotel Statdthalle Wien)
Martina Joseph (CEO Dr. Hauschka)
Ramona Wüst (Friday for future)

11:45

How can we bring Besteconomy and Bestecology together? YouTube Livestream
Vandana Shiva

12:30

Signature of the Manifesto YouTube Livestream
Closing words of Jan Plagge (IFOAM-EU president)

13:00

End of the event

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