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The Danube Strategy (Vienna)

The Danube Strategy – Prosperity through Environmental Management?

29.6.2011, 18: Protected content
Hub Vienna, Lindengasse 56, Top Protected content , Protected content

Environmental issues form a key part of the Danube strategy, linking water management, transport, energy, tourism and innovation policies. Will an increased emphasis on the environment result in a more prosperous and stable Danube region? This is the question we want to explore in our event.

Registration 17: Protected content

18:00 Welcome and Introduction
Cafe Babel and Hub Protected content
- Introduction from Hub – Matthias Reisinger
-Cafe Babel informational video

18:15 Introduction to topic
The Danube Strategy: How can environmental management be made to support innovation, entrepreneurship and well-being in the whole Danube Region?

Moderator: Dipl.Pol. Ralf Nordbeck,
InFER (Institute of Forest, Environmental and Natural Resource Policy) at the BOKU

Speaker 1: Dr. Werner Kvarda,
University Professor, Institut für Bodenforschung, BOKU
Speaker 2: Prof. Dr. Edita Stojic‐Karanovic
President of the International Scientific Forum “Danube – River of Cooperation” in
Belgrade, Serbia.
Speaker 3: Susanne Brandstetter,
Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
Management (Lebensministerium) / Section VII: Water

18:30 Speaker presentations and guided discussion: 45 minutes

The form will be a guided discussion format led by the Moderator. Each speaker will have approximately 10 minutes to discuss their area of expertise, organization and current projects or research focus relating to the topic.

19:15 Open discussion

Questions and audience interaction
20:00 Wrap-up and closure

Vienna Forum