Programme


09.00 - 10.00

Registration
10.00 - 10.30

 

 

Opening by Presidents of ECEC, FEANI and ECCE

Črtomir Remec, José Vieira, President-Elect Aris Chatzidakis

 

 

 

Videomessage

Violeta Bulc, EU Commissioner for Transport

 

 

Morning Session

 

 

Each speech is followed by a 10 min. Q&A

10.30

 

 

Engineers in the Single Market - recent initiatives of the European Commission

Hubert Gambs, Director "Modernisation of the Single Market", Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SME´s, European Commission

10.55

 

Should the EU be reengineered?

Philippe de Buck, Senior executive advisor at Hill & Knowlton strategies, Former Director General of BusinessEurope, Member of EESC

11.20

 

Challenges and perspectives of the construction industry in Europe

Jean-Louis Marchand, President of the European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC)

 

 

11.45 - 12.15

 

 

Coffee Break

 

 

Afternoon Session                                                     

 

 

Each speech is followed by a 10 min. Q&A

12.15                     

 

Providing the right engineering skills in Europe to better meet companies´ needs

Maxime Cerutti, Director for Social Affairs at BusinessEurope

12.40

 

Educating Engineers: Seeking Excellence in Engineering and Distinction in Problem Solving

Ioannis Golias, Rector of the National Technical University of Athens

13.05

 

Myth or reality: The economic effect of (de)regulating Engineering profession

Leo Chini, Head of the Research Institute for Liberal Professions, Vienna University of Economics and Business

 

 

13.30 - 14.30

 

 

Lunch Break

 

 

14.30

 

 

Round Table Discussion

 

Michaela Ragoßnig Angst, Graduated Consulting Engibneer for Surveying, Chair of the Division of Consulting Engineers of the Chamber of Architects and Engineers Vienna/Lower Austria/Burgenland

 

Rudolf Kolbe, Member of EESC, President of CEPLIS

 

Bernard Remaud, President of ENAEE

 

Paul Coughlan, Institution of Civil Engineers, Director Chair, European Region of ARUP

 

Ernesto Fernández Polcuch, Chief of Section for Science Policy and Partnerships in the Natural Sciences Sector of UNESCO

 

 

15.30

 

 

Final statements of Presidents (ECEC, FEANI, ECCE)

   

 

Evening Programme

 

 

19.00

 

Cocktail Reception at the City Hall of Vienna, Doors open at 18.30

 
 
 
    
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