Day 1: Friday, 14 September

Subject to change. Page last modified on 15 May 2013. Links to abstracts are labelled with a 3 digit number like [012], links zu complete papers with PDF.

 

12:00 - 13:30

 

Opening

Friday, 14 September, 12:00 to 13:30, Festsaal

  • Reimund Acker, board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Puchheim, Germany
  • Dorothee Schulte-Basta, BIEN Executive Committee, board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Berlin, Germany
  • Ingrid van Niekerk, BIEN Executive Committee, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Guy Standing, Honorary Co-President of BIEN, Bath, United Kingdom
  • Monika Modrow-Lange, Vice Major of Ottobrunn, Ottobrunn, Germany
  • Sabine Schiedermair, federal chair of KAB (catholic workers movement), Cologne, Germany
  • Karl Bär, federal chair of Grüne Jugend (youth organisation of Green Party), Berlin, Germany
     
  • Götz Werner, entrepreneur, founder of the "Unternimm die Zukunft" ("venture the future") initiative, Karlsruhe, Germany:
    The Idea of Unconditional Basic Income: a Copernican Turn

 


 

14:00 - 15:30

 

WS 02: Pilot Schemes - the Best Way to Implement a Basic Income?

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Festsaal

  • Renana Jabhvala, MA in economics, chair of the All India Federation of Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA Bharat), Ahmedabad, India [303]
  • Dirk Haarmann, Dr., Basic Income Grant Coalition, pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Republic of Namibia (ELCRN), Windhoek, Namibia [196] PDF
  • Guy Standing, PhD in economics; Honorary Co-President of BIEN; professor of Economic Security, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom

 

WS 03: Risks and Opportunities of Introducing a Basic Income in Germany

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Ratssaal

  • Ronald Blaschke, Dipl.-Phil., Dipl.-Päd., board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Dresden, Germany [047] PDF
  • Harald Rein, Dr., Frankfurter Arbeitslosenzentrum (Jobless Center), Frankfurt/M., Germany [069]

 

WS 05: Economic Recovery with Basic Income? Reflections from Greece, Italy and Spain

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Nordfoyer

  • Stanislas Jourdan, Paris, France [142] PDF
  • Borja Barrague, Universiadad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco (Madrid), Spain [250] PDF
  • Dora Gambardella, Dr., Naples, Italy [161]

 

WS 04: Incremental Steps to Basic Income in the USA, Canada and Europe

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Raum 232

  • James Mulvale, Dr., BIEN Executive Committee; University of Regina, Regina (Saskatchewan), Canada [202]
  • Almaz Zelleke, BIEN Executive Committee; The New School, New York (NY), USA [131]
  • Wouter van Ginneken, Dr., Divonne-les-Bains, France [282] PDF

 

WS 06: Basic Income in Japan

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Raum 140

  • Toru Yamamori, Dr., Kyoto, Japan [137] PDF
  • Hayato Kobayashi, Dr., Kyoto, Japan [208] PDF
  • Hiroya Hirano, Dr., Mejiro University, Tokyo, Japan [222] PDF
  • Tadashi Okanouchi, professor, department for social sciences, Hosei University, Hachioji (Tokyo), Japan [160] PDF

 

WS 07: Sector Specific Justifications for an EU-wide Basic Income

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Raum 141

  • Jens-Eberhard Jahn, Leipzig, Germany [080] PDF
  • Erik Szabo, Budapest, Hungary [071]
  • Robert Reischer, Krems, Austria [063]

 

WS 08: Reflections on Implementation of Basic Income in Former Yugoslavian Countries

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Raum 142

  • Rados Vidakovic, Zrenjanin, Serbia [200]
  • Valerija Korosec, Dr., Ljubljana, Slovenia [143] PDF

 

WS 09: Basic Income in Ireland und Great Britain

Friday, 14 September, 14:00 to 15:30, Raum 134

  • Micheal Collins, Dr., Nevin Economic Research Institute, Dublin, Irland [070] PDF
  • John Baker, University College Dublin, Dublin, Irland [176] PDF
  • Anne Miller, Edinburgh, United Kingdom [152] PDF
  • Sean Healy, Dr., Social Justice Ireland, Dublin, Irland [253] PDF

 


 

16:00 - 17:30

 

WS 60: No Eurozone Without a Eurodividend

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Festsaal

  • Main speaker: Philippe Van Parijs, PhDs in social sciences and philosophy, professor, Louvain University and Oxford University, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
  • Claus Offe, Dr. rer. pol., professor of political sociology, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany
  • Johanna Perkiö, PhDc, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Helsinki, Finland
  • Klaus Sambor, Dipl.-Ing., coordinator at Attac for basic income in Austria, representative for the European Citizens Initiative on Unconditional Basic Income, Vienna, Austria

Chair: Yannick Vanderborght, Dr., professor, Louvain University, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Organizers: Yannick Vanderborght; Louise Haagh, Dr., University of York, York, United Kingdom

 

WS 10: Basic Income: Gender Justice and Feminist Perspectives

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Ratssaal

  • Margit Appel, Mag.a, Netzwerk Grundeinkommen Austria - BIEN Austria, Vienna, Austria [128]
  • Eun Sil Bark-Yi, Dr., Seoul, South Korea [189]
  • Kaori Katada, assistant professor, Saitama Prefectural University, Saitama, Japan [193] PDF

 

WS 56: The media in Germany and Basic Income

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Nordfoyer

  • Markus Rhomberg, Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen, Germany [112]
  • Stephanie Stegerer, Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen, Germany [133]

 

WS 12: Law 10.835/2004 - Basic Income and its Implementation in Brazil

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 232

  • Eduardo Suplicy, PhD in economics, Senator, Honorary Co-President of BIEN, professor for management at Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil PDF
  • Bruno Galvao, ReCivitas, São Paulo, Brazil [301] PDF
  • Marcelo Manzano, São Paulo, Brazil [083]
  • Maria Ozanira da Silva e Silva, Dr., professor, Universidade Federal do Maranhão, São Luís, Brazil [049] PDF

 

WS 13: A Roadmap to Basic Income

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 140

  • Katrin Fröhlich, University Mainz, Frankfurt/M., Germany [126]
  • Hamid Tabatabai, Dr., Echenevex, France [156] PDF
  • Charles Meth, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom [351]

 

WS 15: Financing Basic Income in Germany

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 141 (German only)

  • Verena Nedden, lawyer, Essen, Germany [288]
  • Philipp Wiemes, Ulm, Germany [180]
  • Christian Breuer, Munich, Germany [352]

 

WS 16: Basic Income in Italy

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 142

  • Ugo Colombino, Dr., University of Turin, Turin, Italy [116] PDF
  • Giovanni Perazzoli, Dr., High School, Rome, Italy [206] PDF
  • Egidio Riva, Dr., Catholic University of Milan, Milan, Italy [122] PDF

 

WS 17: Financing Basic Income Schemes

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 134

  • Wolfgang Strengmann-Kuhn, Dr. rer. pol., MP, Frankfurt/M., Germany [173]
  • Shinji Murakami, Dr., Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan [188]
  • Richard Parncutt, Dr., University Graz, Graz, Austria [241] PDF

 

WS 62: Video-Dokumentation "BGE interaktiv"

Friday, 14 September, 16:00 to 17:30, Raum 139 (German only)

  • Caspar Priesemann, Frankfurt/M., Germany[138] URL

 


 

18:00 - 19:30

 

PL 18: From Conditional Cash Transfers to an Unconditional Basic Income

Friday, 14 September, 18:00 to 19:30, Festsaal

  • Luis Henrique da Silva Paiva, Secretary of State, Ministry of Social Development, Brazil PDF
  • Bruna Augusto Perreira, ReCivitas, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Rolf Künnemann, Human Rights Director, FIAN International, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Eduardo Suplicy, PhD in economics, Senator, Honorary Co-President of BIEN, professor for Management at the Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil

     

Chair: Ralf Engelke, board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Berlin, Germany