17 a 18 noviembre 2016

"LOS EMPRESARIOS como agentes de inclusión económica y social"

Los líderes de negocios se reúnen en la Ciudad del Vaticano a comprometerse para una economía más inclusiva. Una audiencia privada con el Santo Padre se confirma para todos los participantes inscritos. No se olvide de registrarse para el evento ya que hay un número limitado de asientos:


Provisional Programme

Business Leaders as Agents of Economic and Social Inclusion

(New Synod Hall – Vatican - 17-18 November, 2016)

“….today we also have to say “thou shalt not” to an economy of exclusion and inequality. Such an economy kills” (EG, 53) “I will point to ……the call to seek other ways of understanding the economy and progress ……..the need for forthright and honest debate“(Laudato Si’, 16)“Business is a noble vocation, directed to producing wealth and improving our world”( Laudato Si’, 129)

Thursday, 17th November, 2016

8.00 am Registration of Participants



Greetings and presentation of participants

Cardinal Peter K. A. Turkson, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace - confirmed

Giancarlo Abete, President UCID - confirmed

Franco Nava, President of Uniapac Europe - confirmed

José Maria Simone, President of Uniapac International - confirmed


9.10 – 10. 50 am

Business Leaders in Dialogue with International Institutions for the Promotion of Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Chair:Cardinal Peter K. A. Turkson - confirmed

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State of His Holiness Pope Francis – waiting for an answer

Representative of the European Commission – waiting for an answer

Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma, President of the Commission of the African Union – waiting for an answer

Luis Almagro, General Secretary OAS (The Organization of American States) - confirmed

International Labor Organization Representative. – waiting for an answer

Filippo Grandi, UNCHR High Commissioner – waiting for an answer

11:00am Departure for the Audience

12.00 am Audience with the Holy Father Pope Francis at Sala Clementina

1.30 pm Lunch


2.30 – 4.15 pm

Vision of Business Leaders and Economists. Recent Conferences and Perspectives

Chair: His Excellency Msgr. Silvano M. Tomasi, Secretary, Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace - confirmed

Stefano Zamagni, Professor of Economics at University of Bologna and at the John Hopkins University, Conferences on Inclusive Economy (July 2014; October 2016) - confirmed

Seamus Finn, Vice Chair Board of Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, Conferences on Social Impact Investing (June 2014; June 2016) - confirmed

Sergio Cavalieri, President of Uniapac Latin America, UNIAPAC World Congress (October 2015) - confirmed

Mathilde Mesnard, Senior advisor of OECD Secretary General and Coordinator of the New Approaches to Economics Challenges (NAEC), Productive Economies for Inclusive Societies: OECD Forum 2016 – waiting for an answer

Rev. Rosa Lee Harden, Co-Founder & Producer, Social Capital Markets, presenting SOCAP 16 – confirmed

Pierre Martinot Lagarde, PARDEV, presenting the International Seminar “Sustainable development and the future of work in the context of the Jubilee of Mercy” held in Roma 2-4 May 2016 – confirmed

3.45 pm Debate

4.15 pm Coffee Break


4.45 – 6.00 pm

Actual Challenges of the Business Leader

Chair: Domingo Sugranyes, President of the Centesimus Annus Foundation – confirmed

Representative of the Archbishop of Canterbury – waiting for an answer

Jacqueline Fendt, Scientific Director of the Chair of Entrepreneurship ESCP Europe, – waiting for an answer

Stuart Lloyd Hart, Professor Emeritus of Management at Cornell University's Johnson Graduate School of Management – confirmed