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”
  • MIUR Representative

Key Note Speech: 9.30 -10.00

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

Introducing Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance: 10.00 -10.15

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

 

Coffee break 10.15 – 10.45

 

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 (Aula 6): Social Business and Gender Gap

 

Session B: 12.00 – 13.00

Session B1 (Aula III): SRI and Financial Market

Session B2 (Aula Acquario): Social Impact Measurement

Session B3 (Aula 6): Impact Investing

 

Session C: 12.30 – 13.30 (Workshop  by invitation only):

 

Lunch 13.30 – 14.30

 

Key Note Speech: 15.00 -15.30

 

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

 

Session D: 15.30 – 16.30

Session D1 (Aula III): SRI and Financial Market

Session D2 (Aula Acquario): Social Impact Bonds

Session D3 (Aula 6): 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 (Aula 6): Social Impact Measurement

 

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

  • Best Conference Paper Award
  • Agenda 2020 of Social Impact Agenda
  • Agenda 2020 of the Center for Positive Finance
  • Agenda 2020 of the University Alliance for Positive Finance

 

Welcome dinner – 19:00 (Venue to be confirmed)

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

(DRAFT PROGRAMME)

 

Opening Session: 6 December, 9.00 – 10.00

Welcome:

    • Representative of Municipality of Rome
    • Representative of MEF
    • Representative of MISE
    • Mario La Torre, University of Rome “La Sapienza”

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

Chair:

Guest Speaker:

Panelist:

  • Representative of ECB
  • Representative of Bank of Italy
  • Representative of SSM
  • Representative of EBA

 

Coffee Break 11.00 – 11.30

 

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

Chair:

Guest Speaker:

Panelist:

  • Carmine de Franco, Ossiam
  • Representative of Fineco Bank
  • Representative of Etica Sgr

 

Special Event – 12.30-13.00:

Presentation of the Memorandum of Understanding on Sustainable Finance between the Municipatlity of Rome and the University of Rome Unitelma Sapienza

 

Lunch 13.00 – 14.45

 

Round Table: Banks and Sustainable Finance 15.00 – 16.00

Chair:

Guest Speaker: Representative of the Italian Banking Association

Panelist:

  • Representative of Banca Etica
  • Representative of Intesa San Paolo
  • Representative of BPER Banca
  • Representative of FEBEA

 

Coffee Break 16.00 – 16.15

 

Round Table: Corporations and Sustainable Finance, 16.15 – 17.15

Chair:

Guest Speaker:

Panelist:

  • Representative of Enel
  • Representative of Acea
  • Representative of Terna

 

Closing Session: 6 December, 17.15 -17.30

Concluding Remarks:

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