2010, “Ovidiu Sincai” Institute

The “Ovidiu Sincai” Institute organised a conference dedicated to the Social Democratic strategies and tactics of coping with current social and economic turbulence. Our events unit brought to Romania one of the most remarkable political figures of contemporary Europe - Gerhard Schröder, Chancellor of the Germany between 1998 and 2005.

Gerhard Schröder delivered the speech “Europe, whereto? Economic solutions of the left”, which is a personal contribution to the left’s approach to the economic and political challenges of the 21st century.

A charismatic and powerful national figure, Gerhard Schröder was the first of a new generation of vibrant German leaders. He took on the newly reunited Germany and boldly ushered the world’s third largest economy into the 21st century.

The twice-elected leader of Germany, Chancellor Gerhard Schröder has been a major force on the world’s political stage for nearly a decade. Known for his charismatic delivery and unparalleled insights, Chancellor Schröder is a leading world statesman and internationally recognised authority on global relations, economic development and social change.