Conference Programme

Venue: Sapienza University of Rome, Faculty of Economics – Via del Castro Laurenziano, 9 Roma

(DRAFT PROGRAMME)

 

Registration: 8.30 – 9.00

Opening Session: 9.00 -9.30 (Aula III)

Welcome:

  • Fabrizio D’Ascenzo, Dean, Faculty of Economics, University of Rome “La Sapienza” (tbc)
  • Sergio Barile, Director, Department of Management, University of Rome “La Sapienza” (tbc)
  • Mario La Torre, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
  • Roberto Pasca di Magliano, University of Rome “Unitelma Sapienza”
  • Gianni Lemmetti, Municipality of Rome
  • MIUR Representative

Special Event – 9.30 – 9.45

Signature of the Memorandum of Understanding on Sustainable Finance between the Municipality of Rome and the University of Rome “Unitelma Sapienza” at the presence of the Mayor of Rome, Virginia Raggi, the Rector of the University of Rome “La Sapienza” Eugenio Gaudio and the Rector of the University of Rome “Unitelma Sapienza”, Antonello Folco Biagini.

 

Introducing Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance: 9.45 -10.00

Mario La Torre – University of Rome La Sapienza
Helen Chiappini – University of Chieti-Pescara
Lucy Kidwell – Palgrave MacMillan

 

Key Note Speech: 10.00-10.30

Key Note Speaker: Philipp Krueger, University of Geneva, GSEM

 

Coffee break 10.30 – 11.00

 

Scientific Sessions: 5 December, 11.00 – 13.00

Parallel Sessions: submitted papers – presentation and discussion

Session A: 11.00 – 12.00

Session A1 (Aula III): Climate Change and Financial Market

Session A2 (Aula Acquario): Impact Investing

Session A3 (Sala delle Lauree): Social Business and Gender Gap

 

Session B: 12.00 – 13.00

Session B1 (Aula III): Sustainable Finance and Financial Market

Session B2 (Aula Acquario): Impact Investing

Session B3 (Sala delle Lauree): Social Impact Measurement

 

Session C: 12.30 – 13.30 (Workshop on Selected Case Studies):

Paneslist:

COLECTUAL: Valencia´s Crowdlending platform
Isabel Giménez Zuriaga (Universitat Politécnica de Valéncia)

Mutualism and credit quality: good practice and good results. The case of Italian Cooperative Credit Banks
Juan Sergio Lopez (Federcasse- Economic analysis and statistical reporting department), Maria Carmela Mazzilis (Federcasse- Economic analysis and statistical reporting department), Stefano Grimaldi (EGS-Economia, Geografia, Statistica), Manfredi Aliberti (University of Cambridge – MPhil in Economic Research Candidate)

“Luci nel Parco”, a social impact innovation project in Tuscany: investing in the social to create economic development 
Paola Caporossi (Fondazione Etica)

 

Lunch 13.30 – 14.30

 

Key Note Speech: 15.00 -15.30

 

Key Note Speaker: Andreas Hoepner, University College Dublin, School of Business

 

Session D: 15.30 – 16.30

Session D1 (Aula III): Sustainable Finance and Financial Markets

Session D2 (Aula Acquario): Social Impact Bonds

Session D3 (Sala delle Lauree): Impact Investing

 

Coffee Break 16.30 – 17.00

 

Session E: 17.00 – 18.00

Session E1 (Aula III): Sustainable Finance

Session E2 (Aula Acquario): Social and Financial Inclusion

Session E3 (Sala delle Lauree): Social Impact Measurement

 

Closing Session: 5 December, 18.00 -18.30 (Aula III)

  • The Italian Fund for Social Innovation, Marco De Giorgi, Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Best SIIIC Paper Award 2019
  • 2020 Agenda, SIA
  • 2020 Agenda, Center for Positive Finance
  • 2020 Agenda, University Alliance for Positive Finance

 

Welcome Drink and Dinner – 19.00 (La Serra del Palazzo delle Esposizioni – Scalinata Via Milano 9)

Venue: Sala della Protomoteca in Campidoglio – Piazza del Campidoglio, 55 Roma

(DRAFT PROGRAMME)

 

Opening Session: 6 December, 9.00 – 10.00

Welcome:

    • Gianni Lemmetti, Municipality of Rome
    • Representative of MEF
    • Representative of MISE
    • Representative of ABI
    • Mario La Torre, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
    • Marco Spallone, Casmef- LUISS

Round Table: The Institutional Player for Sustainable Finance, 10.00 – 11.00

Chair:

Guest Speaker: Adelaide Mozzi, European Commission

Panelist:

  • Fabio Tamburrini, ECB
  • Irene Basile, OECD
  • Representative of Bank of Italy
  • Bernardo Mattarella, Banca del Mezzogiorno – Mediocredito Centrale

 

Coffee Break 11.00 – 11.30

 

Round Table: Asset Managers, Institutional Investors and Sustainable Finance, 11.30 – 12.30

Chair:

Guest Speaker: Helmut Krämer-Eis , Head of Research, EIF and Antonia Botsari, EIF

Panelist:

  • Carmine de Franco, Ossiam – Natixis Investment Managers
  • Representative of Etica Sgr

 

Special Event – 12.30-13.00:

Announcing the Memorandum of Understanding on Sustainable Finance between the Municipality of Rome and the University of Rome “Unitelma Sapienza” at the presence of the City Councillor of Rome, Gianni Lemmetti

 

Lunch 13.00 – 14.30

 

Best Papers Award Ceremony – 14.45 – 15.00

Ceremony at the presence of Bernardo Mattarella – CEO of Banca del Mezzogiorno Mediocredito Centrale, patron of awards

 

Round Table: Banks and Sustainable Finance 15.00 – 16.00

Chair: Paolo Garonna, Febaf

Guest Speaker: Representative of the Italian Banking Association

Panelist:

    • Representative of Banca Etica
    • Representative of Intesa San Paolo
    • Bernardo Mattarella, Banca del Mezzogiorno – Mediocredito Centrale

 

Coffee Break 16.00 – 16.15

 

Round Table: Corporations and Sustainability, 16.15 – 17.15

Chair:

Guest Speaker: Jacopo Schettini, Director, Standard Ethics

Panelist:

  • Ernesto Ciorra, Innovation and Sustainability – Enel
  • Massimo Garri, Innovation, Technology & Solutions – Acea
  • Agostino Scornajenchi, Terna

Closing Session: 6 December, 17.15 -17.30

Concluding Remarks:

  • Mario La Torre, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
  • Gianni Lemmetti, Municipality of Rome