On the 2nd anniversary of the Maple Leaf International Business Club, we hosted an event on economics. The panel discussion on the “The Austrian School of Economics – Inside, Outside & Abroad” was highly engaging and our guest speakers, Dr. Nikolaos Antonakakis, Research Professor at Webster University, Mag. Markus Fichtinger, Senior Researcher at ECONOMICA, and Prof. Dr. Martin Rhonheimer, President of the Austrian […]
For the first time, Webster University had offered us to use their facilities. And so our panel had a fantastic setting for the interesting discussion on “The Real Business of Creativity and Innovation”. Moderated by MLIBC President Wendy Williams, Andrea Gaal (Managing Director Central Europe, Redeem Group), Lilli Hollein (Founder & Director of VIENNA DESIGN WEEK) and Gabriele […]
The Expat Center of the Vienna Business Agency was the venue of the last MLIBC in 2015. Dr Neha Chatwani held a presentation on “Revisiting Intercultural Management in a Globalised World”, which led to a very intensive and entertaining discussion. Over a great buffet, the discussions were continued for quite some time more.
At our first event after the summer break we were able to welcome Vladimir Vano of Sberbank with an interesting discussion on “Social Change, Technology and Banking – Who are the Real Drivers, Enablers and Leaders?”. The animated discussion was – as usual – followed by an excellent dinner and lots of networking.
The panel discussion on the Canada – EU Comprehensive Trade Agreement was highly engaging and our guest speakers, Mr Craig Alexander, Senior VP & Chief Economist at the TD Bank Groupand Mr Bernard Lette, Partner at Lette & Associés provided interesting and provocative perspectives on free trade and the economic and legal significance for the EU and Canada. More than 40 members and VIP […]
Full house at the latest Mapleleaf IBC event at the Vienna Expat Center! The topic was “Alternative Energy: Fad, Farce or Fantastic?”. Almost 50 participants learnt and discussed about renewable energy, its feasibility and impact on global economy. Panelists wereHerbert Brandner, Head of Dept Windpower at Wien EnergieMarkus Fichtinger, Senior Researcher at Economica Research InstituteAlexander […]
November 26th saw the second event of the Mapleleaf International Business Club take place at the Expat Center in Vienna. The speaker of the evening was Dr. Thomas Mondl, who talked about copyright laws and the different international regimes. The audience had many questions and an interesting discussion ensued. Thanks to all participants, the Expat […]
The Inaugural Event of the MLIBC took place on September 30th and became a great success. More than 50 members and prospects came together to mingle and network. The lawyers from Brandl & Talos, Nicholas Aquilina and Arthur Stadler held a very interesting presentation on Social Gaming and Bitcoin, that generated lots of questions and […]