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International Philanthropy Research Conference

23 September 2022 @ 08:00 - 17:15


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23 September 2022
08:00 - 17:15
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International Philanthropy Research Conference


09.00 – 09.15 | Opening and welcome by Prof. Francesco Profumo (Chair of Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo and Acri, the Association of Italian Foundations of Banking Origin), Dr. Angel Font Vidal (Corporate Director of Scientific Research, “La Caixa” Foundation, President of Philea), Prof. Tobias Jung (Professor of Management, University of St. Andrews, President of ERNOP)

09.15 – 09.30 | Framing the Issue: Imagining the Future of Philanthropy

Research in Europe. Dr. Rien van Gendt (Advisor to Compagnia di San Paolo)

09.30 – 09.45 | The ERNOP Perspective on Philanthropy

Research. Prof. René Bekkers (Professor of Philanthropy, VU Amsterdam and Chair of Research, ERNOP)

09.45 – 10.00 | Role and Legitimacy of Philanthropy in Post Covid Europe.

Dr. Liz McKeon (The Netherlands)

10.00 – 10.15 | Philanthropy and Impact: An intriguing binomial.

Prof. Giampaolo Barbetta (Associate professor of Economic Policy, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and Director, Evalab Fondazione Giordano Dell’Amore, Milano)

10.15 – 10.30 | Listening to the Grantees and Ultimate Clients.

Dr. Volker Then (Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Executive Board, Fondazione AIS – Advancing Impact and Sustainability, Bologna) 

10.30 – 11.00 | Report from the Agape meeting 22 September: Reflections from Gathering of Academic Research Centers on Philanthropy in Europe: Time, Talent, Treasure, Ties & Theatre. 

Prof. Tobias Jung (Professor of Management, University of St. Andrews, President of ERNOP)

11.00 – 11.30 | Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.45 | Break-out groups with the purpose to formulate a joint research agenda relevant to both academic and philanthropic communities and to discuss next steps.

12.45 – 14.15 | Lunch at the Collegio

14.15 – 15.15 | Panel on Joint Research Agenda for the future.

Dr. Gerry Salole (Chair of the Supervisory Board, European Cultural Foundation; and Advisor Board Member, Centre for African Philanthropy and Social Investment) will moderate a discussion with break-out group coordinators. 

15.15 – 15.45 Coffee Break

15.45 – 16.00 Thomas Venon (Executive Director, Centre for Development Finance Studies) Unlocking investments as a means of mission delivery

16.00 – 17.15 Closing Panel: How can Philanthropy and Research work together to inform Public Policymaking in Europe.

Chair: Dr. Alberto Anfossi (Secretary General of Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo). Panellists: Dr. Delphine Moralis (CEO of Philea), Prof. Theo Schuyt (VU, Amsterdam), Dr. Alberto Alemanno (Jean Monnet Professor, HEC, Paris), Thomas Venon (Executive Director, Centre for Development Finance Studies, Stockholm)

17.15 Closing remarks by Dr. Alberto Anfossi  

Break-out groups coordinators:

Dr. Carola Carazzone (Secretary General of Assifero and Vice President of Philea);

Dr. Barry Hoolwerf (Executive Director of ERNOP);

Dr. Olga Tarasov (Director of Knowledge Development, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors);

Dr. Sevda Kilicalp (Head of Research and Knowledge development, Philea)