Programme

PROGRAMME

5-6 October 2018
Day 1
05 Oct 2018

Welcome Addresses

Ioannis Flevaris
Vladimir Yakunin

Opening Plenary Session: “Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security, and Development”

After centuries of collective effort, the world is finally entering an age of multilateralism where dialogue is the most efficient and perhaps indispensable way of easing tensions and preventing major...
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Mehdi Sanaei
Mehdi Sanaei
Mario Lopez-Roldan
Mario Lopez-Roldan
Ashok Sajjanhar
Angelos Pangratis
Angelos Pangratis
Robin Wright
Robin Wright
Georgios Katrougalos
Gustavo Martínez
Justin Yifu Lin
Justin Yifu Lin
Joschka-Fischer
Joschka Fischer
Mikhail Bogdanov
Mikhail Bogdanov
Ibrahima Fofana
Ibrahima Kassory Fofana
Renaud Girard
Renaud Girard
11:30–12:00

Group photo & Coffee Break

Keynote Speech

RENAUD GIRARD International columnist, Le Figaro
Renaud Girard
Renaud Girard
Stefan Grobe

Press Conference

Robin Wright
Robin Wright
Justin Yifu Lin
Justin Yifu Lin
Joschka-Fischer
Joschka Fischer
Ibrahima Fofana
Ibrahima Kassory Fofana
Vladimir Yakunin
13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

Panel 1. “The Middle Eastern Paradigm of Conflict: Only One Solution is Impossible”

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is witnessing the development of several conflicts, with a number of external actors involved. In Syria territorial integrity remains fragile, and a de...
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Frank Melloul
Robin Wright
Robin Wright
Ehud Olmert
Ariel Cohen
Ariel Cohen
Muzaffar Olimov
Muzaffar Olimov
Eylon Levy
Alexey Malashenko

Round-table #1. “From Deadlock to Solutions: Towards a Comprehensive Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian Peace and Security Order”

We are living through turbulent times. As the former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier fittingly described the international situation, “the world is in disarray”. Such disorder is the symptom of...
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Adrian Pabst
Adrian Pabst
Sergey-Markedonov
Sergey Markedonov
Winfried_Veit
Winfried Veit
Richard Sakwa
Richard Sakwa
Alexey Gromyko
Alexey Gromyko
Mary Dejevsky
Peter W. Schulze
Peter W. Schulze
16:00 - 16:15

Coffee Break

Meet and engage with Dialogue of Civilizations

Research Institute building together a fair, sustainable and peaceful new world order.

Panel 2. “Economic Inequality and Democracy: Are They Compatible?”

It is usually contemplated that income inequalities give rise to the option of redistribution, which may be more attractive to the majority of the electorate than the option of promoting...
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Justin Yifu Lin
Justin Yifu Lin
Samia Nkrumah
Samia Nkrumah
Andranik Migranyan
Andranik Migranyan
James K. Galbraith
James K. Galbraith
jack_goldstone
Jack A. Goldstone
Vladimir Popov
Vladimir Popov

Round-table #2. “The Role of Private Sector and Foundations in Promoting Intercultural Dialogue and Multipolarity”

We live in a multipolar world. The resolution of the most pressing issues – global warming, poverty, hunger, mass migration, and religious extremism – will undoubtedly require cooperation between global...
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Grégory Prenleloup
Grégory Prenleloup
Sébastien Crozier
Richard B Saldanha
Richard B Saldanha
Marc Rene de Montalembert
Marc Rene de Montalembert
Paul Martin Macdonald
Paul Martin Macdonald
Symeon Tsomokos
Angelos Pangratis
Angelos Pangratis
Andreas Knaul
Kader Kaneye
Maxim Mikhalev
Holger Heims
Jean-Yves Ollivier
Jean-Yves Ollivier
Fabio Petito
Fabio Petito
Walter Schwimmer
Scherto Gill
Jean-Christophe-Bas
Jean-Christophe Bas
Day 2
06 Oct 2018

Conversation with Prof. Richard Werner

Renowed Central Bank Watcher and Investment Strategist
Richard Werner
Richard Werner
Stefan Grobe

Summit on Africa “Engaging Africa in Dialogue: Towards a Harmonious Development of the Continent”

10:30 – 11:00  On-stage interview with IBRAHIMA KASSORY FOFANA, Prime Minister of  Guinea, moderated by JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BAS, CEO, DOC Research Institute 11:00 – 13:00  Plenary session “Engaging Africa in Dialogue: Towards...
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Sébastien Crozier
Hang Yuanxiang
Jean-Yves Ollivier
Jean-Yves Ollivier
Achille Mbembe
Achille Mbembe
Mikhail Bogdanov
Mikhail Bogdanov
Samia Nkrumah
Samia Nkrumah
Dioncounda Traoré
Ibrahima Fofana
Ibrahima Kassory Fofana
Zyad Limam
Zyad Limam
13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

Trusted Sources: Media in the Age of Post-Truth Politics

An interactive session that puts the media in the spotlight, with a panel of senior journalists discussing critical issues for today’s media. The role of media has come under intense...
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Ben Aris
Crystal Orderson
Simon Shuster
Mary Dejevsky
Stefan Grobe

Panel 3. “Digital Future of Humanity: Impact of Technological Progress on Economy, Cyber Security and Social Values”

The globalizing world is characterized by progress of new technologies that have strong impact on jobs, life conditions, communication and security systems and ethical standards. Advancement within Internet of Things,...
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Pankaj-Pachauri
Pankaj Pachauri
Marie Desrousseaux
Marie Desrousseaux
Kyriakos Pierrakakis
Kyriakos Pierrakakis
Dimitris Psarrakis
Dimitris Psarrakis
Rob-van-Kranenburg
Rob van Kranenburg
Ji Deqiang
Tim Dunlop
Sophie Hackford
Jens Wendland
Jens Wendland

Round-table #3. “Hegemonies and Counter-hegemonies: the New Global Distribution of Power and Influence”

The world is changing and changing fast. We already did enter a structural crisis of the global governance. In response key state and non-state actors are developing new strategies to...
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Claude Begle
Claude Begle
Elena Chebankova
Elena Chebankova
Fabio Petito
Fabio Petito
Daisuke Kotegawa
Daisuke Kotegawa
Jan Aart Scholte
Jan Aart Scholte
Adrian Pabst
Adrian Pabst
Tom Casier
Piotr Dutkiewitz
Piotr Dutkiewicz
16:00 - 16:15

Coffee Break

Closing Plenary Session. Human in the Third Industrial Revolution: to Thrive or to Survive?

Concept Note The personal experience of being human in a world increasingly dominated by Emerging technologies is the defining new challenge of our age. Created by humans, technology has already...
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Kira Preobrazhenskaya
Scherto Gill
Sophie Hackford
Fabio Petito
Fabio Petito
Achille Mbembe
Achille Mbembe
Samia Nkrumah
Samia Nkrumah
Vladimir Yakunin
Rob-van-Kranenburg
Rob van Kranenburg