​​​​​​​​​​​​Savings Banks spreading Financial Knowledge​

Financial History Workshop 

PROGRAMME

Moderator : Dr. Wilhelm Kraetschmer & Dr. Thorsten Wehber 

​​Friday, 27​ September 2019
​9.00 - 9.30 

​Opening & Welcome Address

Chris De Noose, WSBI-ESBG Managing Director
Dr. Wilhelm Kraetschmer, Austrian savings banks association - The 200 year history of the savings banks in Austria
​9.30 - 9.50 
The International Savings Banks Institute as a hub for the disseminiation of Economic Knowledge in the 20th Century

Dr. Thomas Ruoss, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

​9.50 - 10.15
​The Spanish experience on financial education 

Mrs. Monica Malo, CECA & Mrs Margarita Castañeda, CECA​​​

​10.20 - 10.40 
​Country reports on financial literacy from a historical and current perspective: the Nordic Regions. 

Dr. Kent Eriksson & Dr. IngaLill Söderberg, The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.  ​​
​10.40 - 10.55
​Discussion
​10.55 - 11.20 ​
​Coffee break
​11.20 - 11.40
​Country reports on financial literacy from a historical and current perspective : Romania

Nicoleta Deliu, Banca Comerciale Romana (BCR), Romania
 
​11.45 - 12.05
​The activities of the Austrian savings banks in the field of financial knowledge from a historical point of view 

Mag. Alfred Paleczny, Austrian Savings Banks Association
​12.05 - 12.20 
​Discussion
​12.20 - 12.50
Current study by the Vienna University of Economics and Business on the Status of Financial Knowledge in Austria

 Univ. Prof. Dr. Bettina Fuhrmann, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
​12.50 - 14.00 
​Lunch at ERSTE Campus
 
​14.00 - 15.15
​Visit of the Financial Literacy Park
 
​15.30 - 16.30
​Visit of the Corporate Archives

​16.30
​​End of the Workshop