Economic Outlook Dinner 2014
The University of Chicago Alumni Club of Belgium is proud to invite you to the annual Economic Outlook Dinner on February 20th in Brussels. This top event of the year is an ideal opportunity to reconnect with the University of Chicago network in Belgium, meet up with classmates and University of Chicago friends and to listen to an interesting economic outlook for 2014 with insights in the global economy.
Special topic: Because "The Network Always Wins", come networking with us.
Filippo di Mauro, AM '85
European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Adviser, DG- Research
Research coordinator across Eurosystem
Leading role in research on international economic linkages and competitiveness.
Chairman of CompNet, a research network among EU Central Banks and other major International Organizations on competitiveness measurement and drivers
Ph. D, Economics, The American University, Washington DC, USA (Specialization in International Economics and Development Banking). MA in Economics, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA (Specialization in International Economics and Finance). MS in Economic Policy and Planning, Northeastern University, Boston, USA (Specialization in Development Planning). Degree (Laurea) in Economics summa magna cum laude, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
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ING, Brussels, Belgium
Senior Economist, ING
Visiting lecturer at IESEG, ICHEC, the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve
Columnist for Trends Tendance
Ph.D candidate, economics Master, Economics, the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve
Peter Hinssen is one of Europe's thought leaders on the impact of technology on our society. He has a focus on the consumer adoption of technology, on the impact of the networked digital society and on the alignment between Business and IT.
Peter is co-founder of Across Group and is currently involved as a coach to executives to develop perspectives on the future and how to drive innovation. He is also a board advisor on subjects related to innovation and IT. He develops executive education workshops and awareness sessions to bring business challenges with IT solutions, and to leverage the innovation potential of IT.
Peter lectures at various business schools in Europe such as London Business School (UK) and Antwerp Management School (Belgium). Peter is a passionate keynote speaker who is frequently welcomed at forums and conferences around the world.
Peter has a Master's degree in Telecommunications and Electronic Engineering from Ghent University, Belgium
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Thursday, February 20, 2014
19:00 Welcome reception
19:30 Dinner and speakers:
Economic outlook by Filippo di Mauro
Economic focus on Belgium by Philippe Ledent
"The Network Always Wins" by Peter Hinssen
22:00 - 23:30 Open bar and networking
The Hotel - Skyline, 27th floor
Boulevard de Waterloo, 38
Tickets without tax receipt :
75 euros for EOD
100 euros for EOD + club membership 2014
Tickets with tax receipt :
100 euros for EOD
130 euros for EOD + club membership 2014
If you have questions regarding a tax receipt please contact Marc Leemans, '11 (EXP-16).
Benoit Lacheron, '08 (EXP-13)