Schedule

Salzburg Summit 24th – 26th July 2024

Unlocking Europe´s Potential

Wednesday, 24th July 2024

Venue: Salzburg Residenz

18:30
Opening

Jedermann Reloaded | AI
Featuring the new Salzburg Jedermann 2024

Thursday, 25th July 2024

Venue: Salzburg Congress

09:00
Opening
  • Georg Knill, President Federation of Austrian Industries
  • Wilfried Haslauer, Governor of Salzburg
  • Kristina Hammer, President Salzburg Festival
 
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:20
Special Address by
  • Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Budget and Administration
 
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:35
Special Address by
  • Nadia Calvino, President of the European Investment Bank
 
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:50
Unlocking Geopolitics: different continents, different perceptions?
  • Robert Brieger, Chairman of the European Union Military Committee
  • Ebtesam Al-Ketbi, President and Founder of the Emirates Policy Center
  • Mariya Gabriel, former Foreign Minister Bulgaria 
 
Host Ivo Mijnssen, Ukraine Correspondent Neuen Zürcher Zeitung
10:50
Special Address by
  • Enrico Letta, President of the Jacques Delors Institute
11:00
Unlocking Competitiveness: Who needs the European single market?
  • Enrico Letta, President of the Jacques Delors Institute 
  • Magnus Brunner, Federal Minister of Finance Austria
  • Lucy Cronin, Amazon Vice-President Global Public Policy
12:00 Lunch Break
13:00
Special Address by
  • Péter Szijjártó, Foreign Minister of Hungary

 

Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4

13:30
Unlocking competitiveness: No recovery without trade and investment
  • Daniel Krauss, Founder Flixbus
  • Markus Beyrer, Director General BusinessEurope
  • Angelika Gifford, META, Vice President Europe, Middle East and Africa 
  • Martin Kocher, Federal Minister of Labour and Economy Austria

 

Host Monika Rosen, Vice President Austro-American Society

14:30
Salzburg Summit Lab. About making future reality
  • “Augmented reality” with Nils Berger, Founder & CEO Viewpointsystem 
  • “Skills for AI” with Andrew Hall, Co-Founder “Chicago Trading Company

 

Host Andreas Schnauder, Der Pragmaticus

14:50
Unlocking Competitiveness EU – China: The race to innovate (powered by Pharmig

Intro: Inside China by Frank Sieren, China Correspondent WirtschaftsWoche 

  • Pavol Dobrocky, CEO Boehringer Ingelheim RCV
  • Frank Sieren, China Correspondent WirtschaftsWoche
  • Karoline Edtstadler, Federal Minister for the EU and Constitution Austria 
  • Nicola Beer, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank

 

Host Sara Grasel

16:00
Salzburg Summit Lab. About making future reality
  • “Ways for new tax policies”, Herbert Houf, President KSW
  • “Tools for the future”, Tara Shirvani, Environment Scientist, University of Oxford 
  • „Unlocking innovation”, Peter Korsten, Vice President – Global Leader IBM Institute for Business Value

 

Host Andreas Schnauder, Der Pragmaticus

16:30
Side Events
  1. Politics: Exclusive Talk with the Head of Austria´s Strategic Intelligence Agency (max. 20 PAX – priority by pre-registration – no electronic devices permitted)
  2. Culture: Behind the Scenes “Salzburg Festival” (max 20 PAX – priority by pre-registration)
  3. Culture: Special tour of the Salzburg Festival Archives (max 30 PAX – priority by pre-registration)
  4. Activity: Change of Perspective – a view of the festival city from above

Venue: HotEl Sacher

20:00
Reception
  • Special Adress by Karl Nehammer, Federal Chancellor of Austria

Friday, 26th July 2024

Venue: Salzburg Congress

09:30
Special Adress by
  • Volker Türk, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
09:45
Special Adress by
  • Sanna Marin, Former Prime Minister & Head of Government of Finland (tbc)
10:30
Unlocking innovation: The next big thing?
  • Michael Strugl, CEO Verbund
  • Hermann Hauser, Amadeus Capital Partners
  • Katherina Reiche, Vorsitzende Wasserstoffrat Deutschland, CEO Westenergie AG
  • Ulrich Homann, Microsoft, Corporate Vice President (tbc)
11:30
Special Adress by
  • Aija Kalnaja, FRONTEX, Deputy Executive Director for Standing Corps Management
11:45
Unlocking Big business: Sports as business model
  • Christian Helmenstein, Chief Economist, Federation of Austrian Industries
11:55
Unlocking Sports & Economics: Challenges and opportunities
  • Peter Bayer, CEO AlphaTauri Formula 1 (tbc)
  • Michael Radelsberger, CEO SKY Austria
  • Kurt Svoboda, Member of the Board Uniqa 
  • Roswitha Stadlober, President Austrian Ski Association (tbc)

 

Host Rainer Nowak, Kronen Zeitung, Lead Editor Economy & Politics

13:00 Lunch Break
14:00
Side event

Media Summit

Thursday, 25th July

09:00
Opening
  • Georg Knill, President Federation of Austrian Industries (conf.)
  • Wilfried Haslauer, Governor of Salzburg (conf.)
  • Kristina Hammer, President Salzburg Festival (conf.)
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:20
Special Address by
  • • Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Budget and Administration (conf.)
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:35
Special Address by
  • Georg Knill, President Federation of Austrian Industries (conf.)
  • Wilfried Haslauer, Governor of Salzburg (conf.)
  • Kristina Hammer, President Salzburg Festival (conf.)
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4
09:50
09:50 Unlocking Geopolitics: different continents, different perceptions?
  • Georg Knill, President Federation of Austrian Industries (conf.)
  • Wilfried Haslauer, Governor of Salzburg (conf.)
  • Kristina Hammer, President Salzburg Festival (conf.)
Host Corinna Millborn, Head of News, ProsSieben.Sat1.Puls 4