Program

Agenda Friday, 4. February 2011 

 

03:00 PM

Welcome

Wolfgang Ischinger
Ambassador, Chairman, Munich Security Conference, Munich

 

 

03:15 PM

Statements

Karl-Theodor Freiherr zu Guttenberg

Federal Minister of Defence, Berlin

Anders Fogh Rasmussen

Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Brussels

 


 

Comment

William Hague

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, London

 

 

04:30 PM

Panel Discussion

Implications of the Financial Crisis on Global Stability and Security

 

Mohammed El-Erian

CEO, PIMCO, Newport Beach


Olli Rehn

EU Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, Brussels

Wolfgang Schäuble

Federal Minister of Finance, Berlin


George Soros

Chairman of the Open Society Institute, New York

Robert Zoellick

President of the World Bank, Washington D.C.

 

moderated by: 

 

Nik Gowing

BBC, London

 

 

04:30 PM

Followed by

Buffet Dinner for participants and observers, co-hosted by the City of Munich 

Christian Ude

Lord Mayor of the City of Munich

Dalia Grybauskaite 

President of the Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius

 

 

Agenda Saturday, 5. February 2011 

 

09:00 AM

Welcome by the Conference Chairman

 

 

09:10 AM

Statement

Ban Ki-moon

Secretary General of the United Nations, New York

 

09:40 AM

Statements
followed by
discussion

Angela Merkel

Federal Chancellor, Berlin


David Cameron

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, London

  

11:00 AM

Statements
followed by
discussion

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Secretary of State, Washington D.C.


Herman van Rompuy

President of the European Council, Brussels

 

12:00 AM

Statements
followed by
discussion

Sergei Lavrov

Foreign Minister, Moscow


John McCain

U.S. Senator, Washington D.C. 


02:30 PM

Panel Discussion

Nonproliferation, Arms Control and Disarmament: What’s Next?

 

Ahmet Davutoğlu

Foreign Minister, Ankara


Sergei Ivanov

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Moscow

Jon Kyl

U.S. Senator, Washington D.C.


Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Chairman of the SPD Parlamentary Group, Berlin

Ellen Tauscher

Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, Washington D.C.

 

moderated by: 

 

Toomas Ilves

President of the Republic of Estonia, Tallinn

 

04:20 PM

Statement

Baroness Catherine Ashton

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign and Security Policy, Brussels

 

04:40 PM

Panel Discussion

Cyber Security

 

General Stéphane Abrial 

NATO Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, Norfolk


Thomas de Maizière 

Federal Minister of the Interior, Berlin


Shivshankar Menon 

National Security Advisor, New Delhi


René Obermann

CEO, Deutsche Telekom, Bonn


Günther Oettinger 

EU Commissioner for Energy, Brussels

 

moderated by: 


Joseph S. Nye

Kennedy School of Government, Harvard

 

06:00 PM

Panel Discussion

What’s happening in the Arab World?

 

Uzi Arad 

National Security Advisor, Jerusalem

Ahmet Davutoğlu

Foreign Minister, Ankara

Javier Solana Madriaga 

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (ret.), Alcobendas   

Volker Perthes

Director, German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin

Frank Wisner 

Special Envoy, Washington D.C. (via live conference)

 

moderated by: 


Nik Gowing

BBC, London

 

08:00 PM

Dinner

Hosted by the Minister President of Bavaria, Horst Seehofer

(by special invitation)


 

Agenda Sunday, 6. February 2011 

Global and Regional Security Challenges

 

09:05 AM

Statements
followed by
discussion

Guido Westerwelle

Federal Foreign Minister and Vice-Chancellor, Berlin

Hamid Karzai

President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Kabul


Michèle Alliot-Marie

Foreign Minister, Paris

 

Comment

Mikheil Saakashvili 

President of Georgia, Tblisi

 

11:00 AM

A Tribute to Richard Holbrooke


 

 

11:15 AM

Panel Discussion

NATO and Afghanistan: A Regional Approach?

 

Michèle Flournoy

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, Washington D.C.


Joseph Lieberman

U.S. Senator, Washington D.C. 

Radosław Sikorski

Foreign Minister, Warsaw 

Rangin Dadfar Spanta

Former Foreign Minister of Afghanistan, Kabul 


Admiral James Stavridis

NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe, Mons

 

moderated by: 


Nik Gowing,

BBC, London