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Here you will find detailed information on speakers, topic forums and other program items of the World Goetheanum Forum 2019

The speakers

Jos de Blok
Buurtzorg, NL

Jos de Blok is the founder and CEO of Buurtzorg (neighborhood nursing), a Dutch organization with more than 10.000 employees …

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Aline Haldemann, Bettina Holenstein, Susanne Huber
Demeter Schweiz, CH

The Demeter Head Office in Liestal has a mandate to lead the business of the Demeter association and federation…

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Niklas Schär, Hanspeter Niggli
CoOpera, CH

CoOpera is a company pension scheme (BVG) and a pension fund for entrepreneurs, artists and freelancers (PUK)…

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Aonghus Gordon
Ruskin Mill, GB

In 1982 Aonghus Gordon founded the Ruskin Mill Center for Cultural Development. Today, this includes eight centres: …

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Ha Vinh Tho
Happy Schools, CH

The Eurasia Foundation has been developing curative education and social therapy projects in Vietnam for over 20 years…

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Topics forums

1. The inner dimension of cooperation (DE/EN)

Verena Wahl, moderation

Successful cooperation begins with the relationship to oneself: presence, mindfulness and presence of mind form the basis for conscious self-management…

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2. Cooperation in companies (DE/EN)

Michael Brenner, moderation

The speed of change in the environment of organizations has been increasing steadily for years and the complexity that these organizations has to cope with is increasing significantly. At the same time, we observe that people, especially the younger generations, have a new awareness of themselves and the environment…

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3. Associative economics (DE/EN)

Ueli Hurter, moderation

Associative management means operating your own profitability in a transparent network with our partners. A typical example is the value chain in the food industry…

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4. Political-social cooperation (DE/EN)

Dr. Antje Tönnis, moderation

We need change – and quicker than ever before. In order to master the task, new forms of social alliances are needed…

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More about the program

Round table - Exchange

Many of us are faced with similar questions: how can we create a good successorship in our organisations, how can we create generational change and multi-generational cooperation without too much friction between old and young, …

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Pitch stage and live crowdfunding

One of the aims of the 'World Goetheanum Association' is to promote trendsetting initiatives and projects from the worldwide network of anthroposophy….

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