30th Anniversary

Memory to Build the Future:

“Thinking and Acting in Terms of Community”

5-6 June 2023 in New Synod Hall



Monday 5.6.2023 


9.00 a.m. Holy Mass with Card. Gambetti Altar of St. Peter’s Chair 

10.45 a.m. Key Lecture- H.E. Card. Parolin 

11.30 a.m. Audience of the Holy Father at the Apostolic Palaces 

Afternoon: Auditorium Agostinianum via Paolo VI, 25 

3.00- 6.00 p.m. General Assembly 

3.00- 3.20 p.m. Chairwoman’s Report 

3.20-3.30 p.m. Presentation of new General Secretary 

3.30- 5.30 p.m. Presentation of the groups’ work 

Moderator: Giovanni Marseguerra 


7.00 p.m. Visit of Santa Maria in Trastevere (if possible)

8.00 p.m. Dinner at the Sant’Egidio community

Tuesday 6.6.2023 

Morning: New Synod Hall

9.00 a.m. Meditation- H.E. Msgr. Celli, FCAPP International Ecclesiastical Assistant 

9.30-10.30 a.m. Presentation of the book: “30 Years of Papal Messages to Centesimus Annus”: A Guide for Future Action 

The evolution of the Teaching of the Church in the Holy Fathers’ addresses to Centesimus Annus. 

Moderator: Monica Maggioni 


      • Monsignor Galantino, President of APSA 
      • H.E. Card. Matteo Maria Zuppi, President of CEI 
      • H.E. Card. Louis Antonio G. Tagle, Pro-Prefect of the Dicastery for Evangelisation
      • Prof. Alberto Quadrio Curzio, Professor Emeritus of Political Economy at the Catholic University of Milan, Former President of the Scientific Committee of the Centesimus Annus Foundation

10.30-11.30 a.m. How Centesimus interpreted and accomplished its mission Round table with the Chairs of the Foundation, goal: historical contextualization of the Foundation’s action.

Moderator: Christofer White (Two table rounds)


        • Roberto Mazzotta (1993 – 2002) 
        • Lorenzo Rossi of Montelera (2002 – 2009) 
        • Domingo Sugranyes, (2009-2019) 
        • Anna Maria Tarantola (2019)

11.30-12.00 a.m. Coffee break 

12.00-1.00 p.m. The Foundation’s future action in the territories 

Moderator: Dominique Seux journalist Echos 

Discussants are some Coordinators from: Germany, USA, Africa, Trento, Bologna, Rome. 

1.00 – 1.30 p.m. Questions from the audience 

1.30 – 3.00 p.m. Buffet lunch. 

3.00 – 4.30 p.m. The future of Centesimus- the view of some members (Fratelli Tutti in Action) – Round Table (Two table rounds). 

Moderator: Ludwig Ring-Eifel 

Discussants are some members and the coordinator of the S.C.: 

        • Prof. Giovanni Marseguerra, Coordinator of the Scientific Committee, 
        • Prof. Gian Maria Gros-Pietro, Chairman of Banca Intesa, founding member of Centesimus
        • Roman Lavault, IT entrepreneur 
        • ID Dr. Stephanie zu Lowenstein, Managing Director of Furst Lowenstein Unternehmensgruppe, wine producer 

4.30 – 5.00 p.m. Conclusions – Keynote speaker Mario Draghi 

“SDC and the Social-Economic Challenges of the 21st Century”

7.00-8.00 p.m. Questions from the audience. 

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