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Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Lectures 2017

Moscow

January 12

15:30 I take a part in the panel debate on “Russia’s Financial Institutions: Quality and Quidity” at the Gaidar Forum 2017. The event occurs in The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, 82 Vernadskogo Prospekt, Moscow. Building 5, 2nd Floor, Room 222

(for registered participants only)

Ottawa

January 23

15:00 “Poland, Europe and the Word: After Crisis or Before the Next One” – such is the title of my public lecture presented in Ottawa at the invitation of Department of Political Sciences at Carleton University. The event takes place in the Alumni Boardroom, 608 Roberson Hall.

Dakhla, Western Sahara – Casablanca, Morocco

March 16-21

Participation in the 2017 Crans Montana Forum on „Africa and the South-South Co-operation”.

(for registered participants only)

Moscow

March 30-31

At the invitation of Academician Ruslan Grinberg, I participate in the panel debate at the plenary session of the 5th Annual Moscow Economic Forum. At the event, which takes place at the Lomonosov Moscow State University, and is devoted to the new global economic and geopolitical agenda, and alternative development strategies for Russia and the world, I speak on “The Perspectives of New Pragmatism versus the Threat of New Nationalism”.

(for registered participants only)

Istanbul

April 4-6

Participation with the key-note speech on “New Pragmatism vs. New Nationalism” in the 20th Eurasian Economic Summit hosted my Marmara Group Foundation.

(for registered participants only)

Beijing

May 14

9:00 Participation with the key-note speech on “New Pragmatism vs. New Nationalism” in the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF).

Beijing

May 15

9:00 A key-note speech on “Economic Policy for the Future” presented to the Fifth Global Think Tank Summit.

Beijing

May 15

16:00 Special lecture on “The New Pragmatism: Economic Theory or Development Strategy?” at the Beijing Normal University. Professor Kolodko holds the title of Distinguished Visiting Professor of BNU.

St. Petersburg

May 18-19

I take a part, with a speech on the European Union crisis and the future of euro currency, at the 17th International Likhachov Scientific Conference hosted by the St. Petersburg Humanitarian.

(for registered participants only)

Evanston, Illinois

May 31 - June 2

Keynote speech on “The New Pragmatism versus New Nationalism” at The Kellogg Innovation Network Global Summit, the KIN Global 2017 “Foresight: Where Will We Go?”. The event occurs at The Kellogg School’s New Global Hub, Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois, USA.

(for registered participants only)

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Lectures 2016

Dhaka

February 2

15:00 ”Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future” – special public lecture presented to the Bangladesh Economic Association.

Dakhla, Western Sahara – Casablanca, Morocco

March 17-19

Participation in the 2016 Crans Montana Forum on „Africa, Regional Cooperation and the Future of the South-South”.
(by invitation only)

Moscow

March 23

9:00 Keynote speech on “25 лет трансформации: от неолиберальных провалов к прагматичному росту" („25 Years of Transformation: From Neoliberal Failure to Pragmatic Growth”) at the Moscow Economic Forum at the Lomonosov State University.

Istanbul

April 5-7

Participation, with the speech on “Economics for the Future International Co-operation”, at the 19th Eurasian Economic Summit hosted my Marmara Group Foundation.
(by invitation only)

Beijing

April 28

Keynote speech on “Poland’s experience with SOE and related financial reforms” at the Fourth Joint Conference of the People’s Bank of China and International Monetary Fund on “Strengthening the International Monetary System and International Experience in Resolving Debt Problems”. (by invitation only)

St. Petersburg

May 19-21

Paper on “Neither Washington, Nor Beijing Consensus, but the New Pragmatism” presented to the 16th International Likhachov Scientific Conference hosted by the St. Petersburg Humanitarian University of Trade Unions.
(for registered participants only)

Miami Beach

June 1-3

Keynote speech on the “Economics and Economic Policy for the Future” at The Kellogg Innovation Network Global Summit, the KIN Global 2016 “New Worlds: Creating the Future”
(for registered participants only)

Beijing

September 24

11:00 During short, working visit to China, at the Renmin University I’m accepting the honour of Non-Resident Senior Fellow of Choangyang Institute (by invitation only).

Xi’an, China

September 26-27

Yet another keynote speech, this time at the opening session of the international conference on „One Belt, One Road” in Xi’an, the Chinese city famous for its ancient terracotta soldiers army.

Budapest

September 30

I’ve been invited, as “an architect of Polish economic growth”, to chair the panel on “Growth models and policies” at the special conference on Nicholas Kaldor’s legacy in the 21st century. The conferemce, called „Economic Growth and Social Equity”, is organized by the Department of Economic Policy of the Corvinus University in Budapest in cooperation with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung. Venue: Corvinus University of Budapest, Auditorium III (1093 Budapest, Fővám tér 8.)

Kiev

October 6-7

I speak at the Kyiv International Economic Forum on “Ukraine: On the Threshold of the Fourth Industrial Revolution”. The goal of the forum’s hosts is “to bring together bright minds from business and public sectors and formulate an effective economic growth strategy for Ukraine”.

Wuhan, China

November 11-13

At the invitation of China Public Diplomacy Institute and the Institute of State Governance at Huazhong University of Science and Technology I’m attending the International Symposium on “Green Development and Global Governance”, aka “Donghu Forum on Global Governance”, in Wuhan. 

Yiwu, Zhejiang Province, China

November 14-15

And again to China, this time to deliver a keynote speech on “The Future of China’s Economy in a Volatile World” at the plenary session of the International Forum on “One Belt, One Road”.

Beijing

December 11

14:00 Keynote speech on “Cooperation and Development of 16+1 under the Belt and Road Framework” presented at the „Shared Development and Shared Economy” International Seminar on “Cooperation and Development of 16+1 under the Belt and Road Framework” organized by the Emerging Markets Institute of Beijing Normal University

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Lectures 2015

Washigton, DC

January 12

12:30 Professor Kolodko’s USA 2015 Book Tour starts at the World Bank with the lecture on the world future. The seminar is hosted by Professor Kaushik Basu, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of World Bank, and the discussant is Mr. Hans Timmer, the Chief Economist for the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region of the World Bank. The Tour follows the publication of Professor Kolodko’s new book „Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future” (vol. I & Vol II). The seminar takes place at the venue of the World Bank, 1818 H St. NW Washington, DC, room J1-050.

Washigton, DC

January 13

15:00 A talk on "The Political Economy of the Future" at the Woodraw Wilson International Center for Scholars, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue

Chicago

January 14

12:00 p.m. Public lecture on “The Political Economy of the Future”, University of Chicago at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, 1155 East 60th Street

Chicago

January 15

7:30 At the invitation of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs Professor Kolodko is giving a lecture on the world financial crisis and its European aftermath. The event occurs at 332 South Michigan Avenue. (by invitation only)

5:15 p.m. Public lecture on “Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future”, Kellogg School of Management, The Jacobs Center, Evanston, 2001 Sheridan Road

Los Angeles

January 20

12:00 Within the framework of Global Management Lecture Series Professor Kolodko delivers the speech on "Wither the World: The Political Economy of the Future" at the Anderson Center for Global Management, University of California in Los Angeles. The lecture takes place as the UCLA main campus at the Anderson School of Management.

Berkeley

January 21

12:00 Prof. Grzegorz W. Kolodko is giving a seminar on the world affairs at the Institute of European Studies, the Institute of International Studies, and the Slavistic Institute of University of California, Berkeley. The seminar takes place in the Moses Hall.

New York

January 26

9:30 Special lecture on “Sustainable Development, Equitable Growth, or Next Crisis?” presented to the United Nations. The United Nations Library, UN Headquarters, Room L-105, First Avenue at 46th Street

Cairo

February 1

14:00 A talk on the lessons from Polish and East Central European transformation for the Arab Spring and the economic development prospects. The event is hosted by the Regional Center for Strategic Studies.

Khartoum

February 15

11:00 Special lecture on "The World Economic Challenges and Their Consequences for Economic Development" at the Sudan Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences

Dakhla, Western Sahara

March 13

Special lecture on the world future at the Crans Montana Forum on "Together for a Better World".

Rabat

March 16

13:00 Lecture on „Globalization, Crisis, and What Next? Toward New Pragmatism” at the Ecole de Gouvernance et d`Economie, Avenue Mohamed Ben Abdellah Regragui, Rabat 10112, Maroko

Moscow

March 25-26

Keynote speech on the structural reforms and institutional changes in Russia at the Moscow Economic Forum.

Istanbul

April 7-9

Keynote speech on the aftermath of the world financial crisis at the 18th Eurasian Economic Summit

New York

April 21

14:30 At the special event at Columbia University Professor Kolodko presents his newest book on "Whither the World: the Political Economy of the Future" (Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, 2014, pp. 450, vol. II). Two economics Nobel Laureates, professors of Columbia University, Edmund S. Phelps and Joseph E. Stiglitz, act as the discussants. The event takes place at Columbia University, International Affairs Building, Room 1512

London

April 27

16:30 Lecture on "Whither the World: the Political Economy of the Future" and the book presentation in Chatham House - the Royal Institute of International Affairs. The event takes place at Astor Room at the lower ground floor of Chatham House, 10 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4LE.

St. Petersburg

May 14-15

A paper "К лучшему будущему: перспективы интеграции" presented at the XV International Likhachov Scientific Conference on "National Economies in Global Challenges Context" the St. Petersburg University of Humanities and Social Sciences. The conference takes place in St. Petersburg, 15, Futchika Str.

Beijing

June 23

13:00 Lecture on “Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future” at the Renmin University of China.

19:00 Lecture on “Transition to Market Economy in Poland and East Central Europe” at the Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Beijing

June 24

Lecture on “Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future” and the book presentation at Polish Embassy in Beijing.

Beijing

June 25

Lecture on “Globalisation, Crisis and What Next? Toward the New Pragmatism” at the Beijing Normal University.

Beijing

June 26

A keynote speech on the world future challenges at the Fourth Global Think Tank Summit hosted by the China Center for International Economic Exchanges.

Warsaw

October 20

10:15 Reverend Jesse Jackson, one of foremost civil rights, religious and political figures and founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, a non-profit organization supporting social justice, civil rights and political activism (http://www.rainbowpush.org) is visiting Poland. At the event hosted by Professor G. W. Kolodko within the framework of Kozminski University and TIGER Distinguished Lectures (http://www.tiger.edu.pl/publikacje/dist.htm), Rev. Jackson speaks on the civil rights at the era of globalization.

Moscow

October 26-28

Paper on “Новый прагматизм – экономическая наука будущего” (“The New Pragmatism: Economic Science for the Future”) presented at the international conference on “Global Development: Challenges and Conflicts in the 21st Century”, Lomonosov State University (by invitation only)

Austin, Texas

November 2-3

The London B. Johnson School of Public Affairs of University of Texas, Austin, hosts a two-day conference on the “The Eurozone and The Americas: Debt and Democracy” (http://www.utexas.edu/lbj/events/2015/eurozone-and-americas-debt-and-democracy). Professor G. W. Kolodko takes a part in two panel debates: "Dealing With Debt" and "What Is the Future of Europe?"

Brussels

November 20

Speech at the International Leadership Symposium on Ethics in Business. The conference on "The Double Bottom Line - How rich we really are", organized by the Board of Directors of the World Forum for Ethics in Business, is held at the European Parliament in Brussels.

Warsaw

December 8

10:15 On the jubilee, 25th Kozminski University & TIGER Distinguished Lecture Professor G. W. Kolodko hosts prominent American economist, Professor James Kenneth Galbraith, who gives a lecture entitled "The Greek Drama: Economic and Ethical Issues".

Warsaw

December 12

10:00 “Globalization, Transformation, Crisis, and What Next?”, special lecture for the students of the European Academy of Diplomacy KSAP, 56, Wawelska Str. (by invitation only)

Beijing

December 16

I present a keynote speech on “New Pragmatism and the Way Forward for China and East Central Europe Co-operation” at the Third High-Level Symposium of Think Tanks of China and Central and Eastern European Countries on “From Suzhou Onwards: Think Tank Exchanges in Support of 16+1 Cooperation”, organized jointly by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Secretariat for Cooperation between China, and Central and Eastern European Countries and China Foundation for International Studies (CFIS).

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Lectures 2014

Istanbul

February 3

12:00 Seminar on the European Union integration and enlargment, İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi (http://www.bilgi.edu.tr/en/university/)

Istanbul

February 4-6

Keynote speech on „New Pragmatism and the World Future” at the 17th Eurasian Economic Summit organized by the Marmara Group Strategic and Social Research Foundation

Warsaw

March 6

10:00 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Polish Institute of International Affairs and the University of Warsaw invite you to participate in a conference to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Polish-Indian diplomatic relations. The conference includes panel discussions on "Poland and India in the globalized world" with the participation of Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Dr. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri, President of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, and a Director of TIGER, Professor. Grzegorz W. Kolodko. The conference is held in the Senate Hall of the University of Warsaw, Kazimierz Palace, 26/28 Krakowskie Przedmiescie Street.

Baku

March 12

9:50 “Global and regional macro-economic forecasts”, speech at “The Economist” “Azerbaijan Investment Summit: 2020 and beyond - accelerating economic development”, followed by a discussion with the Azeri Minister of Finance, Mr. Samir Sharifov. Four Seasons, Baku, Azerbaijan

Moscow

March 26

10:00 Panel debate on «Перспективы реиндустриализации мировой экономики. Новая промышленная политика против экономического застоя» (in Russian) at the plenary session of Moscow Economic Forum on "НЕСЫРЬЕВОЕ БУДУЩЕЕ РОССИИ" (http://me-forum.ru). The event takes place in Moscow, at 27, Lomonosovsky Prospekt, korpus 4.

Warsaw

May 15

11:00 Keynote speech on „In Quest for a Better Future: The New Pragmatism” at the conference „Leadership, Education, Innovation” which, on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of Fulbright Program in Poland, is organized by the Foundation of Polish-American Fulbright Commission jointly with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the USA Embassy in Poland. The conference takes place at the Auditorium Maximum of Warsaw University at Krakowskie Przedmieście Street.

Dnepropetrovsk

May 21-24

Conferring the Honorary Professor Award of the Alfred Nobel University and special lecture at the 4th International Nobel Economic Congress “The World Economy in XXI Century: Cycles and Crises” on “Economic Sciences and Policies: Dialectics of Mutual Relationship”, Alfred Nobel University

Kiev

May 29

15:00 "Итоги четвертьвековых трансформаций" – special lecture presented to the Scientific Council of the Institute of Economics of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences

Kiev

May 30

11:30 Keynote lecture on "What Ukraine Can Learn from the Polish Successful Transformation?" at the International Forum 2014 "Ukraine: Facing the Future". The event is hosted by the International Management Institute, MIM, 10/12B, Shulyavska St.

Kiev

May 31

10:00 Special address to members of the Scientific Council of International Management Institute, MIM-Kyiv, and the MBA and Senior MBA students, on “Whither the World: the Political Economy of the Future", MIM, 10/12B, Shulyavska St.

11:45 Conferment of the International Management Institute, MIM-Kyiv, Doctorate Honoris Causa to Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko

Vienna

June 6

5:00 p.m. Lecture and seminar on "Quarter of a Century of Post-socialist Transformation and What Next?", The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, WIIW, Rahlgasse 3, 6 Bezirk

Tunis

June 23

10:45 a.m. Lecture on “Economics and Politics of Structural Reforms for Development” at the Atelier stratégique national: “Vers un nouveau modèle de développement pour la Tunisie” sous le haut patronage de Monsieur le Chef du Gouvernement, hotel El Mouradi, Gammarth‎

St. Petersburg

June 26

12:00 p.m. Lecture on “Political Economy of Postsocialist Tramsformation” (in Russian) at the international conference hosted by the Center for Economic and Socio-Cultural Development of the CIS and Central Eastern European Countries, hotel Hermitage, Pravda St.

Tunis

September 17-18

"Economic Policy Supporting Social Justice", the round table discussion during the 28th Ministerial Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Africa

Tbilisi

September 26

9:00 “Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future”, lecture and seminar for the students and faculty of the Tbilisi State University

Tbilisi

September 26

11:30 “Poland's Economic Transition Success: Can It Hold?”, seminar for the staff of the South Caucasus Regional Office of the World Bank (by invitation only)

Tbilisi

September 26

15:00 “Economics and Politics of Postsocialist Transition: The Case of Poland’s Success”, public lecture at the Tbilisi State University

Kiev

October 2

11:00 Debate on “Financing of Development Projects” at the Kyiv International Economic Forum “Ukraine: From Third World to First”

16:00 Panel discussion on “Business - Government Partnership. Reload” at the Kyiv International Economic Forum “Ukraine: From Third World to First”

Moscow

October 2

Keynote speech on “The New Pragmatism” at the International Financial and Economic Forum on “Russian Economic Policy in the Presence of Global Turbulence”. Financial University, 49, Leningradsky Prospect

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Lectures 2013

BRUSSELS

January 24

10:00 a.m. “Well-being, welfare and political challenge”, report to the international seminar concluding the research project “World and Europe in 2030”, University Foundation in Brussels

Budapest

March 4

11:00 a.m. "The Polish Transition to Market and Democracy: A Two Third Success", lecture presented at the conference on „Hungarian-Polish friendship – history, economy and culture”, Corvinus University

Moscow

March 20

10:30 a.m. "The Crisis of the Market Fundamentalism in the World and Russia: The Birth of New Trends”, speech at the Moscow Economic Forum, the Lomonosv University

London

April 8

6:00 p.m. "Poland, Europe, the World: Before or After the Crisis?”, special lecture for the Polish City Club, Eight 1 Change Alley, London, EC3V 3ND (by invitation only)

London

April 9

8:00 p.m. “Whither Europe? What Future for Euro?”, speech at the meeting of the Financial Services Club, Lloyd’s of London, One Lime Street, London, EC3M 7HA (by invitation only)

Paris

May 31

7:00 p.m. “Whither the World? Whither Poland?”, lecture at the meeting of the Polish City Club Paris, The Polish Institute, 31 rue Jean Goujon

Tunis

June 18

4:30 p.m. Lecture and seminar on “Structural Reforms and Development Policy in Transitional Economies” for the team of government advisors and experts, office of Tunisia Prime Minister

Beijing

June 29

9:00 a.m. “Panel discussion on "Changes in Global Economic Patterns and Future Perspectives" at the Third Global Think Tank Summit (GTTS), China World Hotel Beijing

Pyongyang

July 1

7:00 p.m. Opening remarks at the inauguration of Poland’s presidency in the European Union Ambassadors to People Democratic Republic of Korea

St. Petersburg

25-27 September

The guest of honor and the special key speaker with the lecture on “The New Pragmatism and the Future of the World Economy” at the international scientific congress organized by the Simon Kuznets International Institute for Self-Organization and Development. State University of Economics (metro station Nevsky Prospekt)

Paris

November 8

9:30 “Challenges for Poland in the European Union: need for economic, social and structural reforms and competitiveness”, panel debate at the international symposium "Poland and the Crisis in Europe" organized by the Polish Historical and Literary Society, in cooperation with INALCO, the National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations. INALCO, 65 rue des Grands Moulins, CS21351, 75214-PARIS cedex 13

Sanya, Hainan Island, China

December 13-14

Keynote speech on the world future at the Sanya Forum on “Restructuring to Explore New Driving Forces for Growth”

Beijing

December 16

2:00 p.m.At the invitation of Professor Justin Yifu Lin, former Vice-President for Development and Chief Economist of the World Bank, Professor Kolodko delivers a seminar for the MBA and Master of Economics students at the Peking University. The topic of the lecture is “Whither the World: Political Economy of the Future”.

Beijing

December 18-19

Keynote lecture on "The New Pragmatism and the World’s Future" at the 2013 Caixin Summit "China and the World"

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko International Book Tour 2012

CAIRO PRESS SYNDICATE

January 24

6:00 p.m. A seminar on the world affairs and lessons from Poland transformation for the Arab Spring. At the event, which takes place at the venues of the Cairo Press Syndicate, I am accompanied by His Excellency Roman Puchta, the Poland’s Ambassador to Egypt.

CAIRO, HINDAWI PUBLISHING HOUSE

January 29

10:30 a.m. Meeting with the readers and my Arabic book “Hkaak w Akhtaa w Akazeeb. AL Siasah W AL Ektsad F Aalam Motahawel" (www.neelwafurat.com & egypt.souq.com) signing at the Hindawi Publishing House.

CAIRO, SHOROUK BOOKSTORE

January 29

6:00 p.m. The signing of book "Hkaak w Akhtaa w Akazeeb. AL Siasah W AL Ektsad F Aalam Motahawel" (www.neelwafurat.com & egypt.souq.com) at the Shorouk bookstore, 7 Hassan Sabry St., Zamalek

CAIRO, ALEF BOOKSTORE

January 30

4:00 p.m. The book "Hkaak w Akhtaa w Akazeeb. AL Siasah W AL Ektsad F Aalam Motahawel" (www.neelwafurat.com & egypt.souq.com) signing hosted by the Alef Bookstore. The event takes place at 132 EL Merghany St., Heliopolis.

CAIRO, EL SAWY CULTUREWHEEL

January 30

8:00 p.m. Lecture on "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World" and book presentation and signing, El Sawy Culturewheel, End of 26th of July Street, Zamalek, Cairo

CAIRO, INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

January 31

3:00 p.m. The book signing at The 43rd Cairo International Book Fair, Kalimat Arabia booth, the exhibition grounds, Nasr City, Hall No. 2

LEBANON, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT

February 6

4:00 p.m. Seminar on “Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World”, Department of Economics and Institute of Financial Economics, 316 Nicely Hall, AUB

AMMAN, UNIVERSITY OF JORDAN

February 8

11:00 a.m. Lecture on "Globalization, Crisis – and What Next?"

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, KING FAISAL CENTER FOR RESEARCH AND ISLAMIC STUDIES

March 5

20:00 a.m. The second part of Middle East and North Africa Book Tour Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko initiates in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, where he presents his Arabic book "Hkaak w Akhtaa w Akazeeb. AL Siasah W AL Ektsad F Aalam Motahawel”. At the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies he delivers a lecture on “Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World”. The venue of the meeting is at Olaya Street, Riyadh 11543.

RIYADH, KING SAUD UNIVERSITY

March 6

1:30 p.m. "Neoliberalism, Global Crisis, and the Ways Out" – such was the title of Profesor Kolodko lecture presented at the Dar Al Uloom University in Riyadh.

RIYADH, INSTITUTE OF DIPLOMATIC STUDIES IN RIYADH

March 7

10:00 a.m. The TIGER Director is hosted by the Institute of Diplomatic Studies in Riyadh, where he meets with the faculty and students of this prestigious think-tank. The subject of Professor Kolodko speech is “The Globalization Challenge: In Quest for a New Institutional Order of World Economy”. The event occurs at the ISD venue at King Fahad Road.

RIYADH, INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

March 7

6:00 p.m. At the Riyadh International Book Fair Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko meets the readers and signs his Arabic book LINKI: „Hkaak w Akhtaa w Akazeeb. AL Siasah W AL Ektsad F Aalam Motahawel” in the Afaq Bookstore.

MUSCAT, SULTANATE OF OMAN, INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

March 8

7:00 p.m. Book signing in the Beirut Bookstore, booth no. A19-21. The event occurs at the Muscat International Book Fair.

ABU DHABI, INSEAD

April 1

11:00 a.m. Lecture on "Globalization, Crisis, and What Next?"

ABU DHABI

April 1

6:00 p.m. Book signing at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

ABU DHABI, EMIRATES CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES AND RESEARCH

April 2

7:30 p.m. lecture on "Politics and Economics in a Volatile World"

DUBAI, AUD

April 3

12:00 p.m. Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko pays a visit to the United Arab Emirates University, Al Ayun, to deliver lecture on "Whither the World? Globalization at the Crossroads".

LVIV, UKRAINE

April 27

2:30 p.m. At the invitation of rector of the Lviv University Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko presents lecture on "Neoliberalism, Crisis, and the Ways Out". The TIGER Director holds the Honorary Degree of the University. He was awarded with this distinction in 2003 for the contribution to the theory of economic sciences.

TAIPEI, TAIWAN

May 3

10:30 a.m. Lecture on "Globalization, Crisis and What Next?" at the National Chengchi University in Taipei

DNEPROPETROVSK, UKRAINE

May 17

4:00 p.m. "Economic Crisis or Crisis of Economics?" - such is the tile of the paper presented by Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko to the Third Session of the World Nobel Congress in Economics hosted by the Alfred Nobel University in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine. This year Congress topic is "The World Economy of the XXI Century: Cycles and Crises.

TRIPOLI, LIBYA

June 4

10:30 a.m Lecture on University of Tripoli, lecture on "Economics and Politics of Postsocialist Transformation in Poland and Eastern Europe: Lessons for Arab Countries"

MISRATA, LIBYA

June 5

12:00 p.m. Lecture on University of Tripoli, lecture on "Economics and Politics of Postsocialist Transformation in Poland and Eastern Europe: Lessons for Arab Countries"

HAMMAMET, TUNISIA

June 7

11:30 a.m. Lecture on "Economics and Politics of Postsocialist Transformation in Poland and Eastern Europe: Lessons for the Arab Countries" presented to the Annual Conference of the Tunisian Economists on "Les defis economiques of sociaux et la transition democratique"

CARTHAGE, TUNISIA

June 12

3:30 p.m. Lecture on "Economics and Politics of Postsocialist Transformation in Poland and Eastern Europe: Lessons for the Arab Countries" presented to the IHEC, College of Commerce in Carthage

TUNIS, TUNISIA

June 12

6:30 p.m. Lecture on "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World" presented to the Association of the Graduates of French Universities', Amen Bank

HAVANA, CUBA

June 20

12:00 p.m. "Las reformas económicas en Polonia", lecture presented to the conference of Centro de Estudios de la Economia Cubana (CEEC) of the Universidad de la Habana on "La Actualización del Modelo Económico Cubano"

MADRID

July 11

9:00 a.m. For the first time the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics Congress (ISBEE) takes place in Poland. The Vth Congress is hosted by Kozminski University. The TIGER Director, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko has been invited to deliver a special lecture at the evening meeting at the Royal Castle in Warsaw. The topic of Professor's speech is "Globalization, Crisis and What Next? Values, Institutions, and Policies".
(by invitation only)

WARSAW

July 12

8:30 p.m. For the first time the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics Congress (ISBEE) takes place in Poland. The Vth Congress is hosted by Kozminski University. The TIGER Director, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko has been invited to deliver a special lecture at the evening meeting at the Royal Castle in Warsaw. The topic of Professor's speech is "Globalization, Crisis and What Next? Values, Institutions, and Policies".
(by invitation only)

CRACOW, JAGIELLONIAN UNIVERSITY

July 28

11:00 a.m. "Whither Europe? Whither the World?" Such is the title of keynote speech which Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko delivers to the international conference on “Economic Crisis in Europe. Towards Gender-Equitable Macroeconomic Policy-making and Economic Governance”. The event, organized by the Gender and Macro Economics Working Group, IWG, takes place at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow.

KRYNICA-ZDROJ, POLAND

September 4

4:00 p.m. As in the past, also this year the Economic Forum occurs in Krynica-Zdroj. It is already the 22nd gathering of this kind, occurring on this occasion under the title “The New Visions for Challenging Times. Europe and the World at the Crisis”. Professor Kolodko takes a part in a panel co-hosted by the Deutsche Bank Poland. The panel, called “The Future and Perspectives of Banking Sector”, is chaired by the Chairman of DB Poland, Professor Krzysztof Kalicki, and attended by Professor Mario D. Nuti, Universita di Roma “La Sapienza”, Dr. Jerzy Pruski, President of the Banking Guarantee Fund, and the DB Board Member, Mr. Peter Tils.

KRYNICA-ZDROJ, POLAND

September 5

4:00 p.m. "Crisis of Europe as a Crisis of National Institutions?" – such is the title of a panel debate with Professor G. W. Kolodko at the Krynica Economic Forum. The panel is chaired by Professor Maria Jarosz and the other discussants are Prof. Stéphane Portet, International Labor Organization and UNDP, Prof. Klaus Ziemer, Uniwersity of Trewir, and Andrzej Jonas, editor-in-chief of the weekly "The Warsaw Voice".

POZNAN, POLAND

September 28

3:00 p.m. "Whither Europe? Values, Institutions, Policies", a special speech to the 18th Scientific Conference of the Euro Memo Group, hosted by the Economic University in Poznan. The conference topic is "Deepening crisis in the EU: the need for a fundamental change in policy".

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko's Lectures in USA, Canada & Great Britain


2011

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY

January 31

6:15 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies. Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", lecture and seminar at the School for Public Policy (SPP) at the George Mason University. The meeting, hosted by the Center for Emerging Market Policies (CEMP), occurs in MS 3B1, Founders Hall Room 126, 3351 N. Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22201.

WOODRAW WILSON CENTER, Washington, DC

February 1

2:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies. Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", seminar and the book presentation, 5th Floor Conference Room, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20004-3027
Lecture

THE AMERICAN POLISH FORUM

February 1

6:45 p.m. "Leadership in Economic Thinking and Policymaking", special seminar in the "Leadership In..." series instituted by the American Polish Forum. The event (by invitation only) occurs at the Offices of Wilmer Hale LLP, 18th Street & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC.

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK, NY

February 2

6:15 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies. The Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", seminar and the book presentation, The Committee on Global Thought at Columbia University, chaired by Nobel prize-winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz. The event takes place at Faculty House, Presidential Room, 3rd Floor, 64 Morningside Dr, New York, NY 10027.

UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK

February 3

1:15 p.m. "Whither the World? Whither Civilization?", seminar hosted by Rector of UNU, Professor Jean-Marc Coicaud. Conference Room 6, Temporary North Lawn Building (TNLB) UN Headquarters, New York. The event includes a simultaneous live, interactive webcast, for those who are not able to attend in person. Register here to access the webcast on the day of the event.
Interview at United Nations Univeristy

CORNELL UNIVERSITY, NY

February 4

3:00 p.m. "Whither the World, Whither Europe? How to Govern the Post-Crisis Globalization", this is the title of Professor Kolodko's lecture at the Cornell Institute for European Studies. The event, co-sponsored by the Emerging Markets Institute of Cornell’s Johnson Graduate School of Management takes place at the Cornell University campus, at the venue of CIES, the Cornell Center for European Studies, in Ithaca, NY, 120 Uris Hall.

YALE UNIVERSITY, New Haven, Conn.

February 8

4:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies: the Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", the Development Studies Seminar at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, co-sponsorship with the European Studies Council, Luce Hall, Room Luce 202, 34 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven, CT.

CONSULATE GENERAL OF POLAND IN TORONTO

February 9

1:00 p.m. Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko meets with a group of young Canadian Polish professionals and with the media. The meeting (by invitation only) takes place at the office of the Consulate, Lakeshore Blvd., W., M8V 1G5, Toronto, 2603.

UNIVERSITY of TORONTO, Ontario

February 9

5:30 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies: the Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", lecture at the Munk School for Global Affairs, University of Toronto, the Campbell Conference Room, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto ON

BERKELEY UNIVERSITY, California

February 10

5:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies: the Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", the Annual Colin Miller Memorial Lecture, the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies and the Department of Economics at the University of California, The Ida & Robert Sproul Room of the International House on the UC Berkeley campus, 2299 Piedmont Avenue, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720-2320
Lecture presented at the University of California, Berkeley

WORLD BANK, Washington, DC

February 14

11:00 a.m. "Whither the World? In Quest for a New Paradigm in Development", the book presentation and seminar led by the World Bank Senior Vice President & Chief Economist, Professor Justin Yifu Lin, The World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433

THE PUAL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES AT THE JOHN HOPKINS UNIVERSITY, Washington, DC

February 14

3:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors and Lies: The Political Economy of 21st Century Globalization”, seminar at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at the John Hopkins University. The Rome Auditorium at SAIS, 1619 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20036.

Edinburgh

May 16

6:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", lecture at the Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE), the Lorimer Room, the Old College building, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

Cambridge

May 17

11:00 a.m. "Whither the World? Whither Europe? In Quest for New Paradigm of Development", University of Cambridge, Queens College, W2.01, Cambridge Judge Business School, Trumpington street

Cambridge

May 17

1:00 p.m. "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World", public lecture at the University of Cambridge, room W2.02, Cambridge Judge Business School, Trumpington street

London

May 18

1:15 p.m. panel discussion "Economic outlook and policies challenges facing Emerging Europe" at the IHS Global Insight Conference on "Global Rebalancing: Looking Beyond Short-Term Challenges"
(only by invitation)

London

October 13

6:30 p.m. The London School of Economics and Political Sciences Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko delivers the Management Department public lecture on "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World". The lecture http://www2.lse.ac.uk/publicEvents/events/2011/20111013t1830vSZT.aspx takes place in the Sheikh Zayed Theatre in the New Academic Building This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on first come, first served basis. For any queries email events@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 6043.

London

November 1

6:00 p.m. "Neoliberalism, the World Crisis, and Uncertain Future", lecture and seminar at the University College London http://www.ucl.ac.uk/. The event takes place at room 431-433, the 4th floor, SSEES building, 16 Taviton Street (5 minutes from Euston station WC1H 0BW).

London

November 2

6:00 p.m. Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko presents his new book on "Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World" http://www.cup.columbia.edu/book/978-0-231-15068-2/truth-errors-and-lies and, as the Executive Guest Speaker, delivers lecture on "Globalization, Crisis – and What Next" to the audience of HULT International Business School http://www.hult.edu/. The event takes place at Hotel Russel, 1-8 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 5BE.

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