The Programme

Programme of the Summer School Renzo Imbeni “Europe of Ideas” - VI edition - September 7th -12th, 2020

Free entrance with reservation required for sessions taking place at San Carlo Church.


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All sessions will be streamed live on this website and on the social channel of the Summer School.


Monday, September 7th 


Morning - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

San Carlo Church

 

Opening Session

Fifteen years after Renzo Imbeni’s death

Rita Medici IMBENI, President of Summer School Renzo Imbeni Scientific Committee

Giuliano ALBARANI, President of the Collegio San Carlo Foundation, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Carlo Adolfo PORRO, Rector of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Paolo CAVICCHIOLI, Foundation of Modena 

 

Course presentation

Marco GESTRI, Scientific Director of the Renzo Imbeni Summer School

 

With the participation

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

Carlo CORAZZA, Head Officer of the European Parliament Office

Gian Carlo MUZZARELLI, Mayor of Modena

Stefano BONACCINI, President of the Emilia-Romagna Region

 

11.30 Introductory lesson

A strong and cohesive Union

Romano PRODI

 

Afternoon 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The pluralistic nature of European Union between National and European identities

San Carlo Church

 

Carlo GALLI, University of Bologna 

Francesco TUCCARI, University of Turin (remote)

 

Coordinated by

Carlo ALTINI

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Scientific Director of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

 
 

Tuesday, September 8th


Morning - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

San Carlo Church

Which sustainable socio-economic development after the emergency: a testing bench for EU


Paolo GENTILONI, European Commissioner for Economy - video recording

Pier Carlo PADOAN, Vice-President of International Affairs Institute (remote)

Maria Cecilia FREGNI, University di Modena e Reggio Emilia

Carlo COTTARELLI, Director of the Italian Public Accounts Observatory, University Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

 

Coordinated by

Tommaso FABBRI

Director of the Economy Department “Marco Biagi”, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

 

 

Afternoon - 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM

San Carlo Church

The answer of member States and EU to Covid-19 pandemic

 

Elisabetta GUALMINI, European Parliament Deputy

Agostino MIOZZO, Coordinator of the scientific technical committee of the Italian Ministry of Health

 

Coordinated by

Marco GESTRI

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Scientific Director of the Renzo Imbeni Summer School

 

 

Wednesday, September 9th


Morning - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Theater of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

Europe Recovery Plan. A digital and green future


Enrico GIOVANNINI, Spokesman of the Italian Alliance for the Sustainable Development (remote)

Elly SCHLEIN, Vice-President of the Emilia-Romagna Region (remote)

Monica FRASSONI, President of the City Council of Ixelles - Bruxelles (remote)

Rita CUCCHIARA, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Director of the National Laboratory on Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Systems 

Alberto MAJOCCHI, Emeritus Professor at the University of Pavia, Vice President of the Study Centre on Federalism



 Afternoon - 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Halls of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

Simultaneous Sessions

 

All Sessions activities are coordinated by

Marina BONDI

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

 

A democratic reform of European Union

by Pier Virgilio DASTOLI, President of the Italian Council of the European Movement

 

The role of cities and regions in the management of global issues

by Fabio MASINI, University of Roma Tre



Thursday, September 10th


Morning - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Theater of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

European Union and member States facing migration and asylum challenges


Fabio CAFFIO, Retired Navy Officer (remote)

Luigi FOFFANI, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Maria Grazia GIAMMARINARO, UN Special Rapporteur on human trafficking (remote)

 

Coordinated by:

Lorenzo BERTUCELLI

Director of the Cultural and Language Studies Department of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

 

 Afternoon - 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Halls of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

 

Simultaneous Sessions

 

Media, Europe and Covid 

by

Massimo GAUDINA, Head of the European Commission Office in Milan and

Maurizio MOLINARI, Head of the European Parliament Office in Milan and Media Supervisor of European Parliament in Milan

 

 Is a mutual confidence among EU member States still possible?

By Federico CASOLARI, University of Bologna



Friday, September 11th


Morning - 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

San Carlo Church

The European Union and the multilateralism relaunch as a peace and stability element

 

Nathalie TOCCI, Director of International Affairs Institute (remote)

Armando BARUCCO, Responsible of the Unit for Historic-diplomatic Analysis, Programming and Documentation Unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

Nicoletta PIROZZI, International Affairs Institute

Andrea VARISCO, Director of the programme “Dual-use and Arms Trade Control”, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

 

Coordinated by:

Fabrizia PANZETTI

Advisor for inter-institutional relations, Cabinet of the President of the of the European Parliament

 

 

Morning - 12:00 AM - 13:00 AM

The protection of fundamental values in the European Union

 Lucia Serena ROSSI, Judge at Court of Justice of the European Union

 

 

Afternoon – TIME TO BE SCHEDULED

San Carlo Church

 

 Frans TIMMERMANS, Executive Vice-President for the European Green Deal of European Commission (remote)

 

3.30 PM-6.00 PM

Halls of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

 

Simultaneous Sessions

 

UE and global partners

Relations EU/Africa, by Luca BARANA, International Affairs Institute

Relations EU/Asia, by Francesca GHIRETTI, International Affairs Institute

 

Saturday, September 12th

 

Morning - 9:00 AM – 12:00 AM

Protection of Health and rule of Law

San Carlo Church

 

Nadia URBINATI, Columbia University 

Rossella SELMINI, University of Bologna (remote)

Corrado CARUSO, University of Bologna

 

Coordinated by:

 

Carmelo Elio TAVILLA

Director of Law Department, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

 

 

Afternoon - 2:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Final Exam

Halls of Collegio San Carlo Foundation

 

05:30 PM

Closing Session and Awarding of Diplomas

San Carlo Church

 

Gian Carlo MUZZARELLI, Mayor Modena

Anna maria LUCA’, Executive Councillor for Europe and international cooperation, City of Modena

Rita MEDICI IMBENI, President of Summer School Renzo Imbeni Scientific Committee

Marco GESTRI, Scientific Director of the Renzo Imbeni Summer School

Antonio PARENTI, Head of the European Commission's Representation in Italy

 

“Europe after the storm” “It’s time to choose”

San Carlo Church

Video recording

David Maria SASSOLI, President of the European Parliament