Program 19 August 2016
*Opening exhibition halls
THE 70TH YEAR OF THE ITALIAN REPUBLIC: AN ENCOUNTER WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE ITALIAN REPUBLIC, SERGIO MATTARELLAMeetings
Introduced by Emilia Guarnieri, President of the Meeting for Friendship Amongst Peoples Foundation and Giorgio Vittadini, President of the Foundation for Subsidiarity.
UNDERSTANDING WHAT IS HAPPENING. FROM ISTANBUL TO TEHERAN, THE PROVOCATIONS OF TOPICALITY. A COFFEE WITH… FEDERLEGNOARREDOMeetings
Dialogue with Alberto Negri, Journalist of Il Sole 24 ore. Introduced by Giovanni De Ponti, General Manager FederlegnoArredo.
Participants: Claudio Burgio, Chaplain of the “Beccaria” juvenile detention facility of Milan and President of the Kayros Onlus Association; Mario Persano, President of the Association of Volunteering Opera San Nicola Onlus. Introduced by Monica Poletto, President of Compagnia delle Opere Sociali.
Participants: Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati, Professor Emeritus, California State University of Los Angeles, Visiting Professor, UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology and Director, Mozan/Urkesh Archaeological Project; David Lordkipanidze, Director of the Georgian National Museum, Georgia; Marco Rossi, Professor of History of Medieval Arts and Director of the Scuola di Specializzazione in Beni storico-artistici at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan. Introduced by Andrea Simoncini, Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Florence.
Participants: Luigi Angelini, Managing Director of Wellness Foundation; Stefano Bonaccini, President of the Emilia-Romagna Region; Massimo Spigaroli, Chef/Patron Antica Corte Pallavicina. Introduced by Roberto Perrone, Journalist and Writer.
Marco Bersanelli, Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Milan; Mario Morcellini, Professor of Sociology of Cultural and Communicative Processes, Università La Sapienza of Rome.
Participants: Tania Groppi, Professor of Public Law at the University of Siena; Mohamed Fadhel Mahfoudh, Nobel Peace Prize 2015, former President of The Tunisian Order of Lawyers; Fadhel Moussa, University Professor, Former Dean of the Faculty of Juridical, Political and Social Sciences of Tunisia and Member of the National Constituent Assembly. Introduced by Andrea Simoncini, Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Florence.
Participants: Fabio Cerchiai, President of Atlantia Spa and Autostrade per l’Italia; Maurizio Del Conte, President of ANPAL (National Agency for the Political Activity of Work); Roberto Maroni, President of the Lombardy Region; Dario Odifreddi, President of the Piazza dei Mestieri Foundation. Introduced by Bernhard Scholz, President of Compagnia delle Opere.
Participants: Massimo Borghesi, Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Perugia; Johannes Modesto, Postulator of the Cause of Beatification of Romano Guardini and Pastoral Worker in the Archibishop's Curia of Munich; Monica Scholz-Zappa, Professor of Linguistic Science at the Albert-Ludwig University of Freiburg im Br. Introduced by Alberto Savorana, Spokesperson for Communion and Liberation.
A meeting with H. E. Msgr. Camillo Ballin, Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia. Introduced by Davide Perillo, Director of Traces.
Participant: Luciano Violante, President Emeritus of the Italian Chamber of Deputies. Introduced by Giorgio Vittadini, President of the Foundation for Subsidiarity.
Participants: Emanuele Colombo, Professor at DePaul University in Chicago, USA; Paolo Valesio, Giuseppe Ungaretti Professor Emeritus in Italian Literature at Columbia University, New York and President of Centro Studi Sara Valesio, Bologna. Introduced by Letizia Bardazzi, President of AIC (Associazione Italiana Centri Culturali).
“NOTHING HUMAN IS ALIEN TO ME” (Terence). Pagan and Christian texts on the relationship with the otherMeetings
A reading session curated by Zetesis. Participants: Moreno Morani, Professor of Linguistics at the University of Genoa; Giulia Regoliosi, Editor in Chief, Zetesis. Preparation of the readers by Adriana Bagnoli, Director and Actress.
A concert with: Tania Kassis, Tosca, Mirna Kassis; Directed by Massimo Venturiello