Guest speakers

Opening lecture

Samuel Bowles

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Currently, Bowles is a professor of economics at the University of Siena, Italy and the Arthur Spiegel Research Professor and Director of the Behavioral Sciences Program at the Santa Fe Institute in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Joan Martinez Alier

Closing lecture

Joan Martinez Alier

Universitat Autonoma Barcelona

Closing ceremony

Alessandra Nardini

Regione Toscana Councilor

Responsibile for Education, Vocational training, University and research, employment, international relations and gender policy

Plenary session: The future of Energy
Nick Lopez Cardoso (Eindhoven University of Technology)
Yamina Sahed (Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse III)
Mario Giampietro (Universitat Autonoma Barcelona)
Emilio Padoa Schioppa (Università di Milano РBicocca

Plenary session: Sustainable banking for ecological transition: lessons and experience from pioneers
Adriana Kocornik-Mina (Global Alliance for Banking on Values)
Anna Fasano (Banca Etica)

Plenary session: The art of communication
Telmo Pievani (University of Padova)
Elisabetta Tola (Scientific journalist)
Mattia Sopelsa (Expert in social media and climate change)   
Sofia Belardinelli (Philosopher on bioethics and young writer)
Marta Tuninetti (Politecnico di Torino)

Final roundtable: 50 years after “Limits to Growth” and UN Stockholm conference
Nicholas Ashford (MIT)
Biagioli Giuliana (Leonardo-IRTA)
Kozo Mayumi (The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics, Management Information Science)