Speakers

Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Prof. Daron Acemoğlu
Harvard University
Prof. Philippe Aghion
Professor of Political Economy at Harvard University
Prof. Alberto Alesina
Harvard Business School
Prof. Laura Alfaro
Professor of Economics at the Athens University of Economics and Business
Prof. George Alogoskoufis
Manuel Amador
Dr. Mauro Dell'Ambrogio
Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Prof. George-Marios Angeletos
Prof. David Autor
Cristina Arellano
James B. Duke Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics at Duke University
Dan Ariely
Professor of Economics at the University of Lausanne
Prof. Philippe Bacchetta
Warsaw School of Economics, and former Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, and President of the National Bank of Poland
Prof. Leszek Balcerowicz
Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Mohamed ElBaradei
Vizedirektor und Leiter Hauptabteilung Steuerpolitik, ESTV
Fabian Baumer
Verwaltungsratspräsident der Behr Bircher Cellpack BBC Group
Prof. em. Giorgio Behr
Dr. Ulf Berg
Serienunternehmer
Marc P. Bernegger
Former Prime Minister and former Foreign Minister of Sweden
Carl Bildt
Assistant Professor of Microeconomics
Prof. Pietro Biroli
Luigi Bocola
Professor of Economics at Bocconi University
Prof. Tito Boeri
Albert-Pratt-Professorin für Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School
Prof. Iris Bohnet
Director for Policy Entrepreneurship, University of Chicago
Prof. Ethan Bueno de Mesquita
Federal Councillor and Swiss Foreign Minister
Didier Burkhalter
Prof. Axel Börsch-Supan
Prof. Nick Bostrom
Prof. Aymo Brunetti
Professor of Economics at Princeton University
Prof. Markus Brunnermeier
Prof. Monika Buetler
Dr. Christian Casal
Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury of the Hong Kong S.A.R. Government
Prof. Ceajer Ka-keung Chang
John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law at Yale Law School
Prof. Amy Chua
Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government
Sir Paul Collier
Dr. Alessandro Curioni
Vice-Chairman of the Swiss National Bank
Prof. Jean-Pierre Danthine
Partner bei PwC Strategy&
Dr. Daniel Diemers
Dr. Rolf Dörig
Professor of International Trade and Labor Markets, University of Zurich
Prof. David Dorn
Prof. Christian Dustmann
Prof. Reiner Eichenberger
Professor of Economics, Stanford University
Prof. Liran Einav
Group Chief Executive Officer, UBS Group AG
Sergio P. Ermotti
Professor of Economics at the University of Bonn
Prof. Armin Falk
Head of Greater China Equity Derivative Sales, UBS
Thomas Fang
Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Prof. Emmanuel Farhi
Director of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Prof. Ernst Fehr
Regierungsrätin und alt Nationalrätin (SP)
Jacqueline Fehr
Prof. Lars P. Feld
Raquel Fernández
Monetary advisor and assistant director, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Alessandra Fogli
Prof. Reto Föllmi
Global Chief Investment Officer, UBS
Prof. Alexander S. Friedman
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Prof. Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Präsident des Ifo-Instituts
Prof. Clemens Fuest
Senior Researcher, Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI)
Prof. Jordi Galí
Mario Gattiker
GENTINETTA*SCHOLTEN Ltd.
Dr. Katja Gentinetta
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Executive Chairman, Kühne Holding AG
Karl Gernandt
Director of the International Center for Finance at the Yale School of Management
William N. Goetzmann
Prof. Jeremy Greenwood
Dr. Peter Grünenfelder
Financial Times
Tim Harford
Managing Director bei UBS Wealth Management
Dr. Mara Harvey
CVP-Ständerat und Vizepräsident der Finanzkommission des Ständerates
Peter Hegglin
Director of the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Prof. Martin Hellwig
Chairman of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
Prof. Francçois Heisbourg
Assistant Professor of Economics of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Prof. David Hémous
Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University
Prof. Joseph Henrich
Regierungsvizepräsidentin und Vorsteherin des Finanzdepartements Basel-Stadt
Dr. Eva Herzog
Scott and Donya Bommer Professor in Economics, Stanford University
Prof. Caroline Hoxby
State Secretary SECO
State Secretary Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch
Chairman of the Munich Security Conference (MSC)
Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger
Professor of Economics, University of Zurich
Prof. Nir Jaimovich
Princeton University
Prof. Daniel Kahneman
Dean of the School of International Economics and Foreign Affairs, National Research University
Prof. Sergey A. Karaganov
Chilean congressman, economist and consultant
Felipe Kast Sommerhoff
Former Federal President of Germany
Prof. Dr. Horst Köhler
Alex Kuprecht
Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA
Prof. Anne Héritier Lachat
Prof. Walter Leimgruber
State Secretary for Economic Affairs SECO, Switzerland
Ambassador Livia Leu
Governor of the Bank of Finland
Erkki Liikanen
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Geschäftsführerin, Swiss Finance Startups
Christina Kehl
Walter B. Kielholz
Dr. Thomas Knecht
Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, former Chairman of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers
Prof. Alan B. Krueger
John Markoff
John Martin
Alberto Martin
Professor of Economics at the Northwestern University
Prof. Kiminori Matsuyama
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
Dr. Martin Meyer
Oxfam Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Prof. Edward Miguel
Prof. Joel Mokyr
Roger Nordmann
President of Americans for Tax Reform
Grover Norquist
University of Oxford
Prof. Kevin O'Rourke
Professor of Economics of Globalization and Emerging Markets , University of Zurich
Prof. Ralph Ossa
Dr. Gerhard Pfister
Professor of Finance at the Stern School of Business, New York University
Prof. Thomas Philippon
Michael Pieper
Harvard College Professor, Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology, Harvard University
Prof. Steven Pinker
Assistant Professor of Mircoeconomics, University of Zurich
Prof. Dina Pomeranz
London Business School, European University Institute, and CEPR
Prof. Richard Portes CBE FBA
Author, journalist
Alan Posener
Prof. Bernd Raffelhüschen
Professor of Economics at the London Business School
Prof. Hélène Rey
Professor of Banking at the University of Zurich
Prof. Jean-Charles Rochet
Jeremy Rifkin
Harvard University
Prof. Dani Rodrik
Yves Rossier
Thomas S. Murphy Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Prof. Raffaella Sadun
Professor of Economics at the Paris School of Economics
Prof. Gilles Saint-Paul
Prof. Saskia Sassen
Generaldirektor AWA
Bruno Sauter
CEO Ikea Switzerland
Simona Scarpaleggia
Prof. Christoph Schaltegger
State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO
Dr. Eric Scheidegger
Professorship of Economics of Institutions, endowed by the UBS Center, University of Zurich
Prof. Florian Scheuer
Universität Basel
Prof. Kurt Schmidheiny
Dr. Urs Schwaller
Prof. George Sheldon
Vize-Rektorin der Universität Zürich
Prof. Gabriele Siegert
Prof. Roland Siegwart
Journalist
Haig Simonian
Professor of Economics and Public Finance at the University of Munich (LMU)
Prof. Hans-Werner Sinn
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Holcim
Dr. Rolf Soiron
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Prof. Zheng Song
SPILLMANN Media, Strategy Management GmbH
Markus Spillmann
Head of Group Governmental Affairs, Asia Pacific, UBS
Peter Stein
Kjetil Storesletten
Professor, Universität Zürich
Prof. Tobias Straumann
Rudolf Strahm
Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank (the Central Bank of Sweden)
Prof. Lars Svensson
Professor of Economics at Bocconi University
Prof. Guido Tabellini
Christoph Trebesch
Chairman of the G30, former President of the ECB
Jean-Claude Trichet
Senior Fellow of the Institute for New Economic Thinking, member of the House of Lords, United Kingdom, member of the Group of Thirty, and former Chairman of the Financial Services Authority.
Lord Adair Turner
Harald Uhlig
Jaume Ventura
Member of the European Parliament, and former Prime Minister of Belgium
Guy Verhofstadt
Warden of All Souls College, Oxford University
Sir John Vickers
President of the Club de Madrid and former President of Latvia
Prof. Vaira Vike-Freiberga
Former Finance Minister and President of Switzerland, Chairman of the UBS Foundation of Economics in Society
Dr. h.c. Kaspar Villiger
Kommunikationsberaterin, Moderatorin
Dr. Martina Vogel
Valentin Vogt
Scientific Director of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Prof. Hans-Joachim Voth
Google Switzerland
Patrick Warnking
Chairman of UBS
Prof. Axel Weber
Director General of SRG SSR
Roger de Weck
Professor of Economic Policy and International Macroeconomics, University of Mainz
Prof. Beatrice Weder di Mauro
Robert M. Solow Professor of Economics, MIT
Prof. Iván Werning
Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times
Martin Wolf
Professorship of Development and Emerging Markets, University of Zurich
Prof. David Yanagizawa-Drott
UBS Asia Pacific
Chi-Won Yoon
Former Scientific Director and Deputy Director of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Prof. Fabrizio Zilibotti
Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Prof. Luigi Zingales