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Berlin Demography Forum

 

Monday, 22 March 2021, WissenschaftsForum Berlin am Gendarmenmarkt, Markgrafenstr. 37, 10117 Berlin

13:00-16:30: Round Tables 1 – 3 (on invitation, in German language)​

Round Table 1: Jetzt werden die Baby-Boomer Rentnerinnen und Rentner — Drohen uns neue Generationenkonflikte?
Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Klaus Hurrelmann  Keynote presentation
Senior Professor of Public Health and Education, Hertie School, Berlin
 
Round Table 2: Jetzt werden die Baby-Boomer Rentnerinnen und Rentner — Welche Chancen und Risiken ergeben sich am Übergang zwischen beruflicher und nachberuflicher Lebensphase?
Prof. Dr. Stefan Liebig  Keynote presentation
Director of the Socio-Economic Panel and member of the DIW Berlin Executive Board 
 
Round Table 3: Die Babyboomer erreichen das Ruhestandsalter: Auswirkungen auf informelle Sorgetätigkeiten und freiwilliges Engagement
Prof. Dr. Clemens Tesch-Römer  Keynote presentation
Director of the Center for Demography and Diversity and extracurricular Professor at the Freie Universität Berlin

 

Monday, 22 March 2021, Leibniz Hall of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Markgrafenstr. 38, 10117 Berlin

17:00-18:30: Panel Discussion "The Baby Boomers are Retiring - Chances and Challenges for Generational Fairness" (translation service available)

Speakers:

Anna Braam, Chair and Speaker for the Foundation for the Rights of Future Generations (Stiftung für die Rechte zukünftiger Generationen)

Ulrich Lilie, President of Diakonie Deutschland

Franz Müntefering, former Federal Minister and Chair of the German National Association of Senior Citizens' Organisations

Elisabeth Niejahr, Member of the Executive Team of the non-profit Hertie Foundation

Moderator: Tim Szent-Ivanyi, Correspondent at the capital office of Redaktionsnetzwerk Deutschland in Berlin (tbc)

 

19:00: Evening Event

Welcome Address: Dr Franziska Giffey (tbc)
Federal Minister for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
 
Welcome Address: Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Christoph Markschies (tbc)
President of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and Professor of Ancient Christianity at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
 
Keynote: Dubravka Šuica
European Commission Vice-President for Democracy and Demography, Brussels
 
Welcome Address on behalf of the donor of the European Demographer Awards:
Dr. Andreas Eckert, CEO of Eckert & Ziegler, Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG, and member of the Board of Förderfonds Wissenschaft in Berlin
 
Speech in honour of the laureates of the European Demographer Awards 2020:
Prof. Jane C. Falkingham OBE, Director, ESRC Centre for Population Change and Professor of Demography and International Social Policy, University of Southampton; President of the European Association for Population Studies
 
Speech in honour of the laureates of the European Demographer Awards 2021:
Prof. Dr. Helga A. G.  de Valk, Theme Leader “Migration and Migrants” and future Director of the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, The Hague, Professor of Migration and the Lifecourse at the Faculty of Spatial Sciences, Population Research Center, University of Groningen and President-elect of the European Association of Population Studies.
 

ca. 20:30: Get-Together