Agenda for 2008 forum

Saturday April 26, 2008

12:00 13:00

Registration and Welcome Lunch

13:00 13:50

Opening

Welcome remarks: Ko Takahashi, General Manager, Hitachi Corporate Office, Europe

Keynote Speeches : Ageing: Challenges and Opportunities ahead for European Society

13:50 14:30

Session I

Technology for Ageing Society

14:30 14:40

Q&A on Session I


14:40 15:40

Session II

Technology for Ageing Individuals

15:40 15:50

Q&A on Session II

15:50 16:10

Introducing the debates : Plenary Panel Discussion with Speakers and Moderators

16:10 16:30

Coffee break

16:30 18:30

Group Session 1

Health

 

Mod.Vincent Rialle, Grenoble Hospital Center, University of Grenoble

 

Group Session 2

Social Inclusion

 

Mod. Sandra Huning, Berlin Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities

 

 

Group Session 3

Knowledge & Experience Sharing

Mod. Guido Bognolo, Confederation of European Senior Expert Services

Short Introduction: Yusuke Mishina, Hitachi, Ltd.

 

Group Session 4

Productivity / Autonomy

 

Mod. Mariangels Fortuny, International Labor Organisation

 

Group Session 5

Mobility

 

Mod.Ann Frye, Ann Frye Ltd.

 

19:30 20:00

Bus Transfer from Hotel to Downtown

20:00 22:00

Dinner Party

 

Sunday April 27, 2008

09:00 09:40

Session III

Ageing Society : Broader Views

09:40 09:50

Q&A on Session III

09:50 10:10

Coffee break

10:10 10:40

Reporting

  • Summary Presentation by each Moderators

10:40 11:40

Discussion

  • Plenary Discussion and Q&A for all Speakers & Moderators

11:40 11:55

Hitachi Group in Europe: Business and Strategy Update by Sir Stephen Gomersall, Chief Executive Europe for Hitachi

11:55 12:10

Conclusion

  • Conclusions by Dr. Jean Freymond, President and Director, D@G - Geneva Dialogues
  • Closing Remarks by Dr. Junzo Kawakami, Executive Vice President & Executive Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.

12:10 13:10

Lunch

Forum General Moderator: Dr. Jean Freymond