Sunday October 23, 2016

18:45          Reception Dinner

(by invitation only)

Monday  October 24, 2016

9:00           Holy Mass at Church St. Matthias in Schöneberg (facultative),

                    (priests are invited to concelebrate at the Mass bringing alb and stole)

10:00          Registration
11:00           Opening
11:15-13:00 Plenary session 1 on Poverty

Chairperson: Lord Stephen Green of Hurstpierpoint, former British Minister of State for Trade and Investment, and former Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings plc

Prof. Dr. Joseph Kaboski, David F. and Erin M. Seng Foundation Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, and Fellow of the Kellogg Institute
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Kruip, Professor of Christian Anthropology and Social Ethics at the Johannes-Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Germany
Prof. Dr. Marcelo F. Resico, Professor of Economics at the Catholic University of Argentina (UCA, Buenos Aires), Director of the Doctoral Program in Economics and the Research Program on Development and institutions

14:30-16:00 Workshops Part 1
16:30-18:00 Workshops Part 2
19:00-21:00 Plenary session 2: Church /Politics /Science

Chairperson: Prof. DDr. Martin Schlag

Prof. Joseph F.X. Zahra, Council of Economic Affairs, Vatican State
Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, German Minister of Finance
Prof. Dr. Roger Myerson, The Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago, and Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, 2007

Tuesday October 25, 2016

7:30             Holy Mass at Church St. Matthias in Schöneberg (facultative)

(priests are invited to concelebrate bringing alb and stole)


9:00-11:00 Plenary Session 3 on Justice and Injustice

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Domènec Melé, Emeritus Professor in the Department of Business Ethics at IESE, holder of the Chair of Business Ethics

Prof. Dr. Leszek Balcerowicz, Former Chairman of the National Bank of Poland, Former Prime Minister of Poland
Prof. Dr. Daniel Haun, Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology at the University of Leipzig, Germany
Prof. DDr. Martin Schlag, Director of the Research Center “Markets, Culture and Ethics”, and Professor of Social Moral Theology at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome

11:30-13:00 Workshops Part 3
14:30-16:00 Workshops Part 4
16:30-18:00 Plenary session 4 on Equality and Inequality

Chairperson: Andrea Schneider, Deputy Head of Staff for Policy Planning, Office of Germany’s Federal Chancellor

Lord Brian Griffiths of Fforestfach, Member of the House of Lords, Vice-Chairman of Goldman Sachs International, London
Prof. Dr. Maria Sophia Aguirre, Professor of Economics at the Catholic University of America, Washington D.C.
Prof. Dr. Peter Schallenberg, Director of the Catholic Central Committee of Social Sciences in Mönchengladbach, Professor of Moral Theology and Ethics at the University of Paderborn, Germany

19:00               Reception and Closing evening,

Location: Haus der Commerzbank, Pariser Platz 1

                         ( A free shuttle will be provided)