Helle Thorning-Schmidt

Madrid, Casino Gran Círculo (Alcalá, 15) 9:00 horas
Jueves, 5 Octubre, 2017 - 09:00

Desayuno informativo del Fórum Europa, organizado por Nueva Economía Fórum, con el patrocinio de Asisa, BT y Red Eléctrica de España. Plazas Limitadas.

Helle Thorning-Schmidt
CEO de Save the Children Internacional y Ex Primera Ministra de Dinamarca

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As CEO of Save the Children International, Helle oversees humanitarian and development programs that reach 55 million children in around 120 countries. Save the Children has 25,000 staff, working in some of the most difficult and challenging contexts in the world, and an annual budget of over 2 billion USD.
 
Helle joined Save the Children International after a career of public service. As the Prime Minister of Denmark, she led a coalition government from 2011 until 2015, successfully steering Denmark through a difficult period of transition after the global financial crisis.
 
Prior to her time as Prime Minister, Helle was member of Danish Parliament and the Leader of the Social Democratic Party for 10 years. She was a member of the European Parliament from 1999 to 2004, and previously worked as an international adviser to the Confederation of Trade Unions.
 
Throughout her career Helle has been deeply engaged with a range of  significant national, European and global issues.  She now contributes her insights and expertise, as a board member to several influential international advisory groups and think-tanks, including:
The European Council for Foreign Relations, the International Crisis Group, the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, the Every Woman, Every Child Global Strategy UN Advisory Group, the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement,  the Centre for Global Development European Advisory Group.
 
Helle has a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Copenhagen, and a Master’s Degree in European Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges. Born in Copenhagen, she is  fluent in English and has a working knowledge of French. Helle is married with two children.
 
Fuente: www.savethechildren.net

 

Presentador

Mario Garcés
Secretario de Estado de Servicios Sociales e Igualdad

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Nacido el 29 de abril de 1967 en Jaca (Huesca), es Licenciado en Derecho por la Universidad de Zaragoza y Diplomado en el Instituto Internacional de Derechos Humanos de Estrasburgo. Ingresó como Inspector de Finanzas del Estado en 1991. Es Interventor y Auditor del Estado e Inspector de Hacienda del Estado.
 
Ha desempeñado diferentes puestos en el Ministerio de Economía y Hacienda. Vocal Asesor del Gabinete del Presidente del Gobierno durante los años 2000-2004. Ha sido Consejero de Hacienda y Administraciones Públicas del Gobierno de Aragón, y Presidente de la Corporación Pública Empresarial de Aragón en el 2011. Ha sido Profesor en las Facultades de Derecho de la Universidad de las Illes Balears  y de la Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Desde enero de 2012 ha sido Subsecretario de Fomento y Comisionado del Gobierno para las actuaciones derivadas del terremoto de Lorca, Consejero de Administración de RENFE y SEPI. Académico correspondiente de la Real Academia Española de Legislación y Jurisprudencia. Autor de más de 70 libros y publicaciones.
 
Fuente: www.msssi.gob.es