BSE Kick-Off

Berlin School of Economics Kick-Off

The Berlin School of Economics cordially invites you to its opening ceremony, with a keynote lecture by Nobel Laureate Jean Tirole. From this date onwards, the BSE will unite Berlin‘s career development programs at the PhD and Postdoc level in a single and unique structure.

Read more about the BSE here.


16:30 -


17:00 -

Music: German Gents

17:05 -

Sabine Kunst, President of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Andreas Löffler, Dean of the School of Business & Economics, Freie Universität Berlin

Frank Nägele, State Secretary for the Berlin State Senate

17:20 -

Keynote: Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)

18:00 -

Discussants: Özlem Bedre-Defolie (ESMT Berlin), Maximilian Schäfer (DIW Berlin)

18:15 -

Music: German Gents

18:20 -

Panel Discussion

Speakers: Jean Tirole (TSE), Johannes Keienburg (IONIQ Group), Heike Schweitzer (HU Berlin & Special Advisor to EU Commissioner Vestager)

Moderation: Anna Sauerbrey (Tagesspiegel)

19:00 -


Please register here.

  • 19.09.2019 - 19.09.2019
  • 16:30
  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Spandauer Str. 1
    10178 HU Berlin
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