Programme Dynamics of Inclusive Prosperity Conference

Provisional Conference Programme

Current facets (Pre-Master)

29 November – Rotterdam Hilton Hotel

Bringing together leaders from the worlds of business, NGO and academia

11:30-13:00 Registration and lunch

13:00-15:00 Plenary session - Dilemma’s And Opportunities For Inclusive Prosperity: Do We Have What It Takes? - Chair: prof. dr. Bas Haring

  • Opening by prof.dr. Rutger Engels, Rector Magnificus of Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Presentations by Børge Brende (President of the World Economic Forum), Frans van Houten (CEO Philips), prof. dr. Gillian Hadfield and prof. dr. Juliane Reinecke.
  • Panel discussion 

15:00-15:30 Break and Fair

  • Poster/multimedia presentations by young scientists and startups

15:30-17:00 Breakout Sessions 

  • Measuring and Communicating Long-Term Leadership 
  • Asset owners and Investment Managers; Their Role and Responsibility in the Value Chain
  • Corporate Governance for the Long-Term
  • Corporate Responsibility and Human Rights

17:00-17:30 Break and Fair

  • Poster/multimedia presentations by young scientists and startups

17:30-18:30 Closing plenary session 

  • Wrap-up of break-out sessions and conclusion 
  • Prof. dr. Martin de Jong, Scientific Director of the Erasmus Initiative

18:30-19:30 Reception and Fair

  • Poster/multimedia presentations by young scientists and startups

19:30-22:00 Dinner – Offered by Philips and Erasmus University Rotterdam


30 November – Erasmus University Rotterdam, Campus Woudestein 

Research agenda and scientific results

08:00-09:30 Registration and coffee

09:30-17:00 Invited speakers and selected speakers in plenary and parallel sessions based on proposals, revolving around two themes. (Lunch and coffee breaks included)

  • Theme 1: Regulating Responsibility
  • Theme 2: Responsible Financial Markets

Confirmed (key-note) speakers:

  • Prof. dr. Tim Bartley
  • Prof. dr. Elias Papaioannou
  • Prof. dr. Mary Footer
  • Prof. dr. Thorsten Beck

17:00-18:00 Reception