Johannes Hahn Confirmed as Keynote Speaker
Johannes Hahn, the European Commissioner for Budget and Administration, will deliver the keynote speech at EconPol's 2020 annual conference. Commissioner Hahn has been with the Commission since 2010, where he previously served as the European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, and the European Commissioner for Regional Policy. From 2007 to 2010, he was the Austrian Minister for Science and Research. He was previously a member of the Vienna regional government (2003-2007) and the Vienna regional parliament (1996-2003). He has been a board member and CEO of Novomatic AG, Executive Director of the Austrian People's Party, Secretary General of the Austrian Managers Association, and held many managerial functions in Austrian industry. Commissioner Hahn holds a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Vienna.
EconPol is delighted to welcome Commissioner Hahn to the conference. He will deliver his keynote speech on Wednesday 25 November at 13:00.