April 12, 2018

Round tables moderated by Luca Orlando, editor Il Sole 24 Ore.

9.30 am

Introduction by

Antonio Tinelli President, San Patrignano Community


Welcome addresses

Letizia Moratti Co-Founder, San Patrignano Foundation

Andrea Gnassi Mayor, Rimini

Vincenzo Boccia President, Confindustria

10.00 am

Keynote speech

Arancha González Executive Director, International Trade Centre

10.20 am


Focus Africa
From the SDG Agenda 2030 to the African Agenda 2063. The way to build a prosperous, integrated, sustainable and peaceful Africa.

Special Guest
Vera Songwe Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa

Round table

Jean-Sébastien Decaux CEO Southern Europe, Belgium, Luxemburg, Africa and Israel, JCDecaux

Giuseppe Mistretta Director for the sub-Saharan countries, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

Mario Molteni CEO, E4Impact Foundation

Joseph Nkandu Founder and Executive Director, Nucafe

Alberto Piatti Executive Vice President: Responsible and Sustainable Enterprise, Eni


11.25 am: Coffee break

11.40 am


Demographic and social changes make the current economic system no more sustainable. New welfare models could be the solution to provide social services such as education, health, assistance and personal care.

Round table

Carlo Clavarino EMEA Executive Chairman, Aon

Oreste Gallo President, Cometa Fund

Victor Massiah CEO, UBI Banca

Marcella Panucci Director General, Confindustria


12.30 pm


New financing models
International financial system is one of the key-point of reversals of fortune for people and Countries. US and European banking experiences for sustainable growth.

Round table

Matteo Casagrande Business Development Manager, Banca dei Territori Intesa Sanpaolo

Mario Deaglio Full Professor of International Economics, Turin University and Editor, Annual Report Einaudi on Global Economy and Italy

Riccardo Graziano General Secretary, Ente Nazionale Microcredito

John McKinley Director, BlackRock USA


1.20 pm: Luncheon

2.20 pm


Women empowerment
An equal and sustainable society guarantees to everyone equal access to health, education, earning power and political representation. Narrowing the gender gap is the objective in order to enhance a just society and to lift out of poverty millions of people.

Special Guest
Rael Ruto Spouse of the Deputy President of Kenya, Founder and Patron, Joyful Women Organization

Round table

Maria Cristina Bertellini CEO, Euro Mec Service

Patrizia Grieco President, Enel

Sigríður Snævarr Ambassador, Iceland Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Member, Exedra

Mina Teicher Vice President, International Women’s Forum


3.25 pm


Visions of future
Between reality and virtuality, far from utopia and keeping away from dystopia, technologies open unpredictable scenarios on the future. It’s the moment to design a digital future on a human scale.

Special Guest
Nicholas Negroponte Chairman Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab and Founder, One Laptop per Child Association

Round table

Roberto Cingolani Scientific Director, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

Robert Madelin Chairman and Director, Fipra International

Giulio Pedrollo Vice President for Industrial Policy, Confindustria

Gianfelice Rocca President, Techint Group


4.30 pm: Coffee break

4.45 pm


Hubs for solutions
The formation of mega-cities is now a global phenomenon with over the 50% of the world population living in cities. It is essential to turn problems of massive urbanization into opportunities.

Round table

Pietro Negri Head of Sustainability, Ania and Chairman, Italian Forum for Sustainable Finance

Ambrogio Prezioso President, the Industrial Union of Naples

Andrea Ruckstuhl Head of Italy and Continental Europe, Lendlease

Sergio Solero President, BMW Italia


5.35 pm


Letizia Moratti Co- Founder, San Patrignano Foundation


April 13, 2018

Round tables moderated by Luca Orlando, editor Il Sole 24 Ore.

10.00 am


Arts and culture
Access to culture is the way to move on from conflicts and feed creativity and innovation. Sensitive forms of culture and art can lead to mutual understanding.

Round table

Giovanni Brugnoli Vice President for Human Capital, Confindustria

Alberto Cavalli COO, Cologni Foundation for the Métiers d’Art

Pier Luigi Sacco Full Professor in Economy and Culture, IULM

Paolo Verri General Director, Matera-Basilicata 2019 Participatory Foundation


10.50 am: Coffee break

11.05 am


Research and innovation are achieving outstanding results enhancing life span and quality. The goal is ensure wide access to medicaments and to improve global wellbeing.

Round table

Sergio Dompé Past President and Member of the Board Management, Farmindustria

Katherine LaGuardia Special Advisor, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Nicoletta Luppi Vice President and Managing Director, MSD Italy

Damiano Rondelli Michael Reese Professor of Hematology, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System


11.55 am


Production is often blamed for climate change as well as for various social issues. Fashion industry, which is at the forefront in promoting a sustainable production, in limiting environmental impacts and in supporting culture and social needs, can offer virtuous experiences.

Round table

Giuseppe Miroglio Chairman, Miroglio Group

Gabriele Moratti Founder and Creative Director, Redemption

Francesca Rosset Co-Founder, Kinabuti

Claire Swift Director of Social Responsibility, University of the Arts London – London College of Fashion

Veronica Tonini Risk Management & Group Compliance Director and Group CSR Coordinator, Salvatore Ferragamo


12.45 pm: Luncheon

2.00 pm


Circular Economy and Shared Value
Circular economy is at the heart of the agenda established under the Europe 2020 Strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Responsible performances and shared value are ways of maximizing businesses while solving social problems. Two ways to move forward towards real change.

Special Guest
Enrico Giovannini Full Professor of Economic Statistics, University of Rome Tor Vergata

Round table

Franco Amelio Sustainability Leader, Deloitte

Gaela Bernini Head of Scientific and Social Area, Bracco Foundation

Luisa Franzone Supply Chain Director, Unilever Italy

Marco Gualtieri President, Seeds&Chips

Kari Herlevi Project Director, Sitra

Rossana Revello President, Corporate Social Responsibility Technical Group, Confindustria


3.05 pm


Social impact investment
Socially responsible investing allows financial returns while supporting social impact and common good. The current state of the art is the starting point to move forward.

Round table

Mauro Bombacigno Director Company Engagement, BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas Italy

Simona Camerano Head-Business Studies & Research, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti

Quazi Azmat Isa President, Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund

Massimo Lapucci Chair, European Foundation Centre and Secretary General, Fondazione CRT

Monica Mandelli Managing Director, KKR and Endeavor Italy


3.55 pm
Special Guest
Mario Nava Director Financial System Surveillance and Crisis Management, European Commission DG FISMA and appointed President, Consob

4.10 pm


Vincenzo Boccia President, Confindustria

Letizia Moratti Co-Founder, San Patrignano Foundation

The official languages ​​of the event will be Italian and English with a simultaneous translation service.

The program could be subject to changes.