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Film 1 : Live Q6 A Session after Dr Ebadi's Testimonial for Global Justice - Women: Actors of Change and Development during the Humanizing Globilazation Zermatt Summit 2011. Theme of the day : Out of the Crisis with a New Leadership.
Shirin Ebadi J.D. was awarded the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote human rights, especially those of women, children and political prisoners in Iran. She was the first Muslim woman to have received the Nobel Peace Prize, and only the fifth to win the award in any field. Dr Ebadi was one of the first female judges in Iran. She served as president of the city court of Tehran from 1975 to 1979 and was the first Iranian woman to achieve Chief Justice status. After dismissal in wake of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, she was made a clerk in the court she once presided over, until petitioning for early retirement. After obtaining her lawyer's license in 1992, Dr Ebadi set up private practice and defended numerous political dissidents resulting in her arrest on many occasions. She has also established many non-governmental organizations in Iran, including the Million Signatures Campaign to demand an end to legal discrimination against women in Iranian law. Dr Ebadi is a university professor and has published 13 books and over 70 articles dedicated to human rights. In 2004, she was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the world's 100 most powerful women

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Exclusive interview with Jakob Von Uexxküll, right after his talk at Zermatt Summit on A Renewable World.
Jakob von Uexküll is founder (1980) of the Right Livelihood Award, often referred to as the 'alternative Nobel Prize'. In 1984, he co-founded The Other Economic Summit and is a past Member of the European Parliament (1987-1989) where he served on the Political Affairs Committee. A patron of Friends of the Earth International, Jakob von Uexküll is also a member of the Global Commission to Fund the United Nations. He served on the UNESCO Commission on Human Duties and Responsibilities (1998-2000), the Board of Greenpeace Germany, and on the Council of Governance of Transparency International. During his career, Jakob von Uexküll has received numerous honours including Time magazine's European Hero (2005), the Binding Prize (2006) for the protection of nature, and the Order of Merit First Class from the Federal Republic of Germany (2009). He lectures widely on environment, justice and peace issues.

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  1. 1. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 1 of 11 ZERMATT SUMMIT BIOGRAPHIES 1) In A – Z order of surname 1-Prof.-Gerorges-ABOU JAOUDE-√ Thursday16 th , 17:45 2-Father-Nicolas-BUTTET Thursday16 th 14:10 3-Mr-Gilles-DE MARGERIE Thursday16 th , 15:45 4-Mr-Jean-Philippe-DE SCHREVEL Thursday16 th , 15:45 5-Mr-Hernando-DESOTO-√ Saturday18 th , 08:30 6-Prof.-Paul -DEMBINSKI Thursday16 th , 15:45 7-Dr-Shirin-EBADI-√ Friday17 th , 16:20 8-Mr-Xavier-FONTANET Friday17 th , 08:50 9-Prof.-Christoph-GLASER Saturday18 th , 11:15 10-Prof.-Prabhu-GUPTARA Conference GeneralModerator 11-Mr-André-HURTER Friday17 th , 08:50 12-Dr-Paul -JORION-√ Thursday16 th , 17:25 13-Prof.-George-KOHLRIESER-√ Friday17 th , 08:30 14-Ms-Rajita-KULKARNI Saturday18 th , 11:15 15-Mr-Pierre-LECOCQ Friday17 th , 08:50 16-Dr-Theodore R.-MALLOCH-√ Friday17 th , 17:30 17-Prof.-Nicolas-MICHEL Saturday18 th , 08:50 18-Mr-Richard. E-OMOHUNDO, Jr.- Saturday18 th , 08:50 19-Dr-Mallika V.-SARABHAI Saturday18 th 10:55 20-Prof.-Roger-STEARE-√ Friday17 th , 14:15 21-Prof.-Pierre-TAPIE Thursday16 th , 16:45 & 18:25 Friday17 th , 11:40 & 18:25 Saturday18 th , 12:45 22-Dr-Francisco-VAN DERHOFF-√ Friday17 th 10:20 23-Dr-Marilou-VAN GOLSTEIN Thursday16 th , 15:45 24-Mr-Jakob-VON UEXKÜLL-√ Thursday16 th , 14:30 25-Mr-Jimmy-WALES -√ Friday17 th , 11:00 26-Mr-Christoper-WASSERMAN Thursday16 th , 14:00 Saturday18 th , 12:45 27-Mr-Andreas-WIDMER Saturday18 th , 08:50 2) TIME : ORDER OF APPEARANCE 14:00 - 14:10 Welcome Address Christopher Wasserman, Zermatt Summit Foundation Christopher Wasserman is President and Co-Founder of Ecophilos, the Swiss registered Foundation whose credo is that the respect of the humanperson is not incompatible with success in business enterprises. Mr Wasserman is also Founder and President of the TeroLab Surface Group, based in Lausanne (Switzerland), and one ofthe leading European companies in the field of surface engineering by thermal spraying. Christopher Wasserman hasa MBA from New York University in the United States and has been senior executive and shareholder of the Eutectic Castolin Group. Prabhu Guptara is the William CareyUniversityDistinguishedProfessor of Global Business, Management and Public Policy (India) and a recognised authority on long-range global trends. Widely known as a speaker and broadcaster, he is or has been Chairman, CEO or Board Member of several companies and organisations. As
  2. 2. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 2 of 11 14:10 - 14:30 14:30 - 14:50 14:50 - 15:15 15:15 - 15:45 15:45 - 16:45 Executive Director, Organisation Development, at one of the largest banks in the world, he had the unique job of working with people throughout the world to identify new ideas that could bring value to the company. This included running thinktanks on a wide varietyof market andglobal issues, and managing the Distinguished Speaker Series. He was born and educated in India, is a British citizen, and works worldwide, having been based in Switzerlandfor the last 15 years. As a jurymember of numerous literary, business and management competitions in the UKand the Commonwealth, and a guest contributor to all the principal newspapers and radio andTV channelsinthe UKas well as numerous media inother parts of the world, he continues to supervise Ph.D. researchandlectures to MBA classes, and is included in Debrett's People of Today. Introduction Time for a Paradigm Change, the Global Economy to Serve the Human Person Father Nicolas Buttet, Zermatt Summit Foundation Father Nicolas Buttet is the Founder and Moderator of the Eucharistein Fraternity, EpinasseyandFounder of the Philanthropos European Institute Fribourg, both of which are based in Switzerland. Before being ordained as a priest inthe Roman Catholic Church, he graduatedinlawandwas extensivelyinvolved in Swiss federal politics. He has also been assistant professor in sociologyat the Universities of Geneva and Fribourg, as well as assistant to the Cardinal Etchegarayon the Rome based Council for Justice and Peace. Keynote Address A Renewable World Jakob von Uexküll, World Future Council & Right LivelihoodAward Jakob von Uexküll is founder (1980) of the Right Livelihood Award, oftenreferredto as the 'alternative Nobel Prize'. In 1984, he co-founded The Other Economic Summit andis a past Member of the European Parliament (1987-1989) where he servedon the Political Affairs Committee. A patronof Friends of the Earth International, Jakobvon Uexküllis alsoa member of the Global Commission to Fundthe United Nations. He servedon the UNESCO CommissiononHumanDuties andResponsibilities (1998-2000), the Boardof Greenpeace Germany, and onthe Council ofGovernance of TransparencyInternational. During his career, Jakob vonUexküll hasreceivednumerous honours includingTime magazine’s EuropeanHero (2005), the Binding Prize (2006) for the protectionof nature, andthe Order of Merit First Class from the Federal Republic of Germany(2009). He lectures widelyon environment, justice andpeace issues. Q&A BREAK Panel Discussion Putting Ethics Back into Finance & Banking PANEL MEMBERS: Marilou van Golstein Brouwers, Triodos Bank Jean-Philippe de Schrevel, Blue OrchardFinance & BambooFinance Gilles de Margerie, Crédit Agricole MODERATOR: Prof. Paul Dembinski, Observatoire de la Finance
  3. 3. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 3 of 11 Paul H. Dembinski studied political science at the University of Geneva where he earned a Ph.D in economics. He began lecturing at the same University in 1979 before he was appointed Professor of Economic and Social Sciences at the University of Fribourg. In 1989 he founded Eco’Diagnostic with Alain Schoenberger. After establishing a subsidiary in Rheinfelden in 2006, the two partners lead a team of academics specialised in providingsocio-economic policyanalysisandadvice to public and private, national and international organisations. Professor Dembinski lectures at the Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne where he has beenSecretary-Generalof the Finance ObservatoryFoundation since 1996. He has also authored several books including “Enron: A Case Study in Ethics” which was published in 2006. Marilou van Golstein Brouwers currentlyserves as Managing Director of Triodos Investment Management, part of the Triodos BankGroupinthe Netherlands. The companymanages impact investment funds in areas including emerging markets, energy and climate, sustainable real estate, culture and arts, food and agriculture as well as different SRI funds. She previously servedon the Board of Directors of CentenaryBank in Uganda (1998-2002), the Board of Directors of K-REPBank inKenya (1997-2005), the Board of Directors of Akiba CommercialBankinTanzania (1997-2006), KMB BankinRussia (1999-2005), Brac Bank incorporated in Afganistan (2006-2010) and Kash Microfinance Bank in Pakistan(2008-2010). She was also a Member of the Group of Advisors for the United Nations Year of Microcredit (2004-2005), Member of the Executive Committee ofCCAP (2003-2008) and Treasurer of the International Association of Microfinance Investors (2008-2009). MarilouvanGolsteinBrouwers is currentlyon the Boardof Trusteesof Women’s WorldBanking(since 2003). She is also Chair of SBI Ltd, Chair of the Steering Committee of PRI-Principles for Investors in Inclusive Finance, Treasurer of the Max Havelaar Foundation(since 2008) and a member of the Board of Directors of Triodos Sicav II, the Triodos Sustainable Trade Fund and the Triodos Renewable Energy for Development Fund. Jean-Philippe de Schrevel founded BlueOrchard Capital, BlueOrchardPrivate EquityFund, Oasis Capital and Oasis Fundat the beginningof 2008. He alsoco-foundedBlueOrchard Finance in2001 andis now a Member of the Executive Committee ofits Board. He joinedDexia Asset Management in 2000 as the Dexia Micro- Credit Fund Manager. Prior to that, he successively worked as Junior Team Economist in Romania for a EuropeanUnionPHARE technical assistance program; FieldConsultant in microfinance for a Belgian non- governmental organisation in Tanzania and Guatemala; Associate with McKinsey & Co.; Operations Director of a private microfinance foundation in Argentina; and Consultant in Geneva for the United Nations Conference for Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Microfinance Unit. Jean-Philippe de Schrevel holds a MA in Economics from the Universityof Notre-Dame de la Paix in Namur, Belgium, and a MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, USA.
  4. 4. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 4 of 11 16:45 - 16:55 16:55 - 17:15 17:15 -17:25 17:25 - 17:45 Gilles de Margerie currentlyheads the Private EquityandReal Estate divisions of Crédit Agricole S.A., after serving as GroupCFO between 2002 and2007. From 1998 until 2002, Mr de Margerie wasCFO andthen Executive Vice-President in charge ofFinance and Operations at Crédit Agricole Indosuez. For nearlyten years, he was Chairmanof En Temps Réel (, a think tank specialising inglobal, socialand regulatoryissues, whichhe foundedin 2001 and where he nowserves as Vice-Chairman. Mr de Margerie’s career alsoincludes posts at the International Department at Lazard, as Advisor onindustrial affairs to French Prime Minister Michel Rocardin1991 andas DeputyChief of Staff to FrenchMinister of Industry, Roger Fauroux (1988-1990). Red Thread Prof. Pierre Tapie, GRLI Pierre Tapie holds an Engineeringdegree fromthe Ecole Polytechnique ofParis, a Ph.D. in Biophysics from Paris XI Universityand anMBA from INSEAD. He beganhis career committing10 years as Scientist to research andstrategyinBiophysics andBiotechnologyat Elf-Sanofi. Subsequently, he was Dean ofPurpan Graduate School in Engineering andCEO of Intellagri, a venture capitalcompany. Dr Tapie became Deanand President of ESSECBusiness School in September 2001. Amonghis other current responsibilities, Dr. Tapie chairs the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles, is Treasurer of Paris Biotech (a venture incubator) andChairman of the Boardof Overseers of CergyUniversity. In 2008, he became Chairmanof the Boardof the Globally ResponsibleLeadershipInitiative (GRLI), a foundationcreatedbythe EFMD and UN Global Compact. He also serves as Chairmanof the AACSCB’s internationaltask force ofthe PRiME implementationin the AACSB Business Schools, and as Member of the GlobalizationTask Force ofAACSB. Dr Tapie lectures andwrites extensivelyon the challenges andorganization ofhigher education, global responsibility, andbusinessethics. BREAK INTERMEZZO Musical Interlude Keynote Address Financial Markets to Serve the World Economy Paul Jorion, Monde-Economie Paul Jorion, anthropologist-sociologist, is a columnist at the French daily Le Monde, also a blogger at the most popular French-speaking blog on economic and financial matters. He has taught at the Free Universityof Brussels, Cambridge University and Paris-VIII. He was once a United Nationsofficer (FAO)and workedas a financialengineer inFrance, Great Britain, the Netherlands and the United States from 1990 until 2007. Dr Jorion’s book “How truth and reality were invented”, a contribution to the anthropologyof knowledge, was publishedin2009. He has also published three books about the current financial crisis:“Will there be a Crisis ofAmerican Capitalism?”, “Implosion. Finance against the Economy: What Reveals andAnnounces the ‘Subprime Mortgage Crisis’”, and “Crisis. Subprimes and the GlobalFinancial Earthquake”. His most recent works:“Money. A ‘How To’ book”, “Price” and “The Promised Death of Capitalism” each aim at building a new science of economics.
  5. 5. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 5 of 11 17:45 - 18:05 18:05 - 18:25 18:25 - 18:35 20:00 - 21:00 21:00 - 22:30 DDAAYY 22 ––– FFRRIIDDAAYY JJUUNNEE 1177,, 22001111 SSeerrvvaanntt LLeeaaddeerrsshhiipp TThheemmee DDAAYY 22:: OOuutt ooff tthhee CCrriissiiss wwiitthh aa NNeeww LLeeaaddeerrsshhiipp Zermatt Summit 2011 Conference General Coordinator: Prof. Prabhu Guptara 08:30 - 08:50 Keynote Address Stem Cell Dynamics Human Based Economy Prof. Georges Abou Jaoudé, EPFL - LIV ENAC Georges Abou Jaoudé is a Professor at the Laboratory of Informatics and Visualization (LIV) Faculty of Environment andArchitecture (ENAC) at the Federal Institute of TechnologyinLausanne (EPFL). Appointed ExtraordinaryProfessor at EPFL’s Department of Architecture in 1992, he taught computer science and architecture, and is currentlyconducting research inthe field of modeling, representation and simulation. Alongside his activities inthe academic field, he worked as an architect onvarious projects in Switzerlandand abroad, and conducts appliedresearch in computer graphics for several entities including the Spanish Government. From 1984 to 1988, he was assistant to Professor Charles Rapin at the Chair of Applied Computing at EPFL. Georges Abou Jaoudé was also lecturer in 1989, before becoming Professor of Architecture andComputer Ecience at the University of Geneva in 1990. After earning his baccalaureate degree from Nancy, he studiedarchitecture at USEKin Lebanonand at IIT Chicago, and finallyat EPFL, where he graduatedin 1984. He has alsoappeared numerous timesas a media expert on visualizationincluding for the BBC Q&A Red Thread Prof. Pierre Tapie, GRLI Concert : Piano & Orchestra Welcoming Cocktails & Buffet Dress code :business / smart Keynote Address HighPerformance Leadership in a Changing World Prof. George Kohlrieser, IMD George Kohlrieser is an internationallyrecognized expert onleadership. He is Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour at IMD, andauthor ofthe bestselling“Hostage at the Table: HowLeaders Can Overcome Conflict, Influence Others, and Raise Performance”, which won several international awards. Professor Kohlrieser is anorganizational andclinicalpsychologist as well as Police Psychologist and Hostage Negotiator. He is consultant to manyglobal companiesincludingCisco, Coca-Cola, HP, IBM, Khazanah, MorganStanley, Motorola, Nestle, Nokia, Roche, Santander and Toyota. He is Director of the IMD High Performance LeadershipProgram for senior leaders. He is a notable media commentator who had his own US radiotalk showfor over 10 years, and has consulted for the BBC, CNN, ABC, and CBS. His work has beenfeaturedinleadingnewspapers andmagazines. Recent awards include the prestigious BrandLaureate InternationalBrandPersonalityAward (2010) andthe global ECCH Renewable andsustainable energy, technologyanddevelopment Hot Topic Case Award (2011).
  6. 6. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 6 of 11 08:50 - 09:50 Panel Discussion Servant Leadership for 21 st Century - Time for Paradigm Change PANEL MEMBERS: XavierFontanet, Essilor André Hurter, SIG Pierre Lecocq, Uniapac andInergy MODERATOR: Prof. George Kohlrieser, IMD XavierFontanet is the currentlyChairmanof the boardof Essilor International , which he joinedin 1991 before occupyingvarious senior posts includingVice-President andCEO. Between1986 and1991, he was CEO of Eurest , the catering divisionof Wagons-Lits , prior to whichhe servedas CEO of Bénéteau from1981. He was appointedas a Director of Credit Agricole ... SA in2005 and for L'Oreal in2002. In 2006, Mr. Fontanet was namedon the Pébereau Commission to help evaluate France’s public deficit. The followingyear he joined the “Attali Commission”. Mr. Fontanet beganhis career at Boston ConsultingGroupin1974 after he was awarded hisMaster of Science in Management at the Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyinBoston. Honours awardedto Mr. Fontanet include Officier de la Légiond’Honneur. André Hurter is the current Director-General ofGeneva’s utilities company(Services industriels de Genève) followinghis appointment bythe Geneva Government in2007. He was formerlyCEO of the FotolaboGroup and Vice-President and Headof Management Consultingat Cap Gemini Ernst & Young. Prior to that, Dr. Hurter gaineda great deal ofcommercialandindustrial experience while serving as Director of IBMfor the French part of Switzerland. Aside from his professionalactivities, Dr Hurter is as a Member of the Advisory Board to the Zermatt Summit and a Committee Member of the Swiss Venture Club, the BrunoBoscardin Foundationandthe Associationof Economyand Conscience. He also conducteda militarycareer, during which he reachedthe rank ofColonel. An avidandadept practitioner of endurance sports, he hasalso been playing classical pianofor some 17 years. He was awardedhis doctorate for economic sciences at the Universityof Neuchâtel. Pierre Lecocq has earnedextensive international experience inthe automotive industrythrougha varietyof engineering and senior management positions inthe USA andFrance. After beginning hiscareer inthe USA, he took responsibilityfor Alcatel Industrial BatteryGlobal Activitybefore joining Valeoas CEO of the Friction Materials andEngine Cooling Branchesbothworldleaders intheir fields. Since 2002 he has servedas President andCEO of InergyAutomotive Systems. Inergyis an automotive component manufacturer supplyingallcar manufacturers. Withsales of1.2 billionEuros, Inergyis the world leader inits fieldwith 26 factoriesworldwide employing 4,500 people. Pierre Lecocq graduated as MechanicalEngineer from ENSAM, Paris, France, andcompleteda Master of Economic Science from Paris UniversityandanMBA from Harvard University. Since 1984, Pierre Lecocqhas beenan active member of the French ChristianExecutive Association, “Les EDC” (Les Entrepreneurs et Dirigeants Chrétiens)whichhe headedas National President from 2002 to 2006. He alsoserves as International President of UNIAPAC(InternationalAssociationof
  7. 7. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 7 of 11 09:50 - 10:20 10:20 - 10:40 10:40 - 11:00 11:00 - 11:20 11:20 - 11:40 11:40 - 11:50 ChristianExecutive Associations), present in30 countries. BREAK Keynote Address Fair Trade: Humanizing the Market Place, Towards a New Economic Paradigm Francisco Van der Hoff, Max Havelaar Francisco VanderHoff-Boersma is renowned for launching the Max Havelaar fair trade label in 1988 in collaboration withNicoRoozenand the ecumenical development agency, Solidaridad. The idea partly emerged fromhis experiences as a worker-priest in Mexico where he witnessed the harsh economic conditions of localcoffee growers first hand. He currently serves as President of Certimex, the Mexican certification group for organic products. The list of honours awardedto Mr VanderHoff-Boersma include the 2006 North-South Prize, Commander of the Order of the Crown of Belgium (2006), the Groeneveldprize from the Dutch foundationof the same name andChevalier of the Legion of Honour, the latter grace of French President Jacques Chirac in 2005. Mr. VanderHoff-Boersma has written extensively on the subject of fair trade andpublications include “Fair Trade Adventure:An Alternative to Globalization Bythe Founders of Max Havelaar”, translatedintosix languages. Academic achievements include doctoratesin political economy and theologyandrural sociology. Q&A Keynote Address Alternative Business Models to Serve the Common Good Jimmy Wales, Wikimedia Foundation RankedbyForbes Magazine as a “WebCeleb”, Jimmy Donal Wales is a U.S. Internet entrepreneur and wiki pioneer who is best known as the founder of Wikipedia, an international collaborative free content encyclopedia on the Internet, andthe Wikimedia Foundation. He is co-founder of Wikia, a privately owned free webhostingservice he set up in 2004. In a 2004 interview with Slashdot, Mr Wales explained his motivations about Wikipedia, “Imagine a world in which every single person on the planet is given free access to the sumof all humanknowledge. That's what we're doing.” The successof the project has helped popularize a trend in webdevelopment (calledWeb2.0) that aims to facilitate creativity, collaboration, and sharing among users. As Wikipedia expandedandits public profile grew, Mr Wales took on the role of the project's spokespersonandpromoter through speakingengagements andmedia appearances. His work with Wikipedia, which has become the world's largest encyclopedia, prompted TIME Magazine to name him one of its “100 Most Influential People,” in 2006 in the “Scientists & Thinkers” category. In 2003, Mr Wales founded the Wikimedia Foundation, a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to encouraging the growth, development anddistributionof free, multilingual content, andto providing the fullcontent of these wiki-based projects to the public free of charge. Q&A Red Thread Prof. Pierre Tapie, GRLI
  8. 8. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 8 of 11 11:50 - 13:00 13:00 - 14:15 14:15 -14:45 14:45 - 15:00 15:00 - 15:15 15:15 - 15:25 15:25 - 16:10 16:10 - 16:20 16:20 - 17:10 LUNCH Workshop1 - Part 1 Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Statesmanship MODERATOR: Prof. Prabhu Guptara & Workshop Leaders Keynote Address Insights into the Moral DNA of the Human Corporation Prof. Roger Steare, Cass Business School, London Roger Steare is an expert in the development and delivery of Leadership, Culture and Ethics programs for organisations such as BP, HSBC and PWC, where he acts as a trusted advisor. His programs for these and other groups have been endorsedbythe UKFinancialServices Authority, the UKSerious Fraud Office and the US Department of Justice. Roger is also VisitingProfessor of Organisational Ethics, and Corporate Philosopher in Residence at the Cass Business School inLondon. He is a Fellow of the influential cross-party policy think tank, Respublica, and a Fellow of the Royal Societyfor the Arts. Roger was a member of the Expert Drafting Committee for Rights andHumanity, invitedbythe BritishGovernment to prepare recommendations for the G20 London Summit inApril 2009. His book “ethicability®: howto decide what’s right andfind the courage to do it”, has been endorsed byBritishPrime Minister DavidCameron. As a recognized media expert on ethics issues, Roger Steare has appeared regularly on the BBC, CNBC Europe, in the FT and The Times. He studied the Historyof Western Philosophywith the late Conrad Russell, son ofthe great British philosopher Bertrand Russell. Q&A BREAK INTERMEZZO Musical Interlude Workshop1 - Part 2 Reporting and Synthesis Moderator: Prof.Prabhu Guptara Red Thread Prof. Pierre Tapie, GRLI Testimonial for Global Justice Women: Actors of Change and Development Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Peace Prize Shirin Ebadi J.D.was awardedthe 2003 Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote humanrights, especially those of women, children andpoliticalprisoners inIran. She wasthe first Muslimwomanto have received the Nobel Peace Prize, andonlythe fifthto winthe award inanyfield. Dr Ebadi was one of the first female
  9. 9. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 9 of 11 judges inIran. She servedas president of the citycourt of Tehran from 1975 to 1979 and was the first Iranian woman to achieve ChiefJustice status. After dismissal inwake of the Islamic Revolutionin 1979, she was made a clerk inthe court she once presidedover, untilpetitioningfor earlyretirement. After obtaining her lawyer's license in1992, Dr Ebadi set up private practice and defendednumerous political dissidents resultinginher arrest onmanyoccasions. She has alsoestablishedmanynon-governmental organizations in Iran, including the MillionSignatures Campaignto demandanendto legal discriminationagainst womenin Iranianlaw. Dr Ebadi is a universityprofessor andhas published13 books andover 70 articlesdedicated to humanrights. In 2004, she was namedbyForbes Magazine as one of the world’s 100 most powerful women Q&A PARALLEL SESSIONS Film Extracts Doing Virtuous Business Theodore Malloch, The Roosevelt Group Theodore Roosevelt Malloch, Ph.D. is ChairmanandCEO of The Roosevelt Group, a leadingstrategythought leadershipcompany. He was President of the 1992 WorldEconomic Development Congress sponsored by CNN, where Congress Lady Margaret Thatcher dubbed him, “a global sherpa”. Some of his other projects have included founding “The CEO Learning Partnership” for a big six accounting firm, fashioning the Fortune 500 Forum for Fortune Magazine, and managing the development of UN EDIFACT, the new rules and standards for global paperless trading. Dr. Malloch also created one of the largest selling stamps in international history, to commemorate the environment and endangeredspecies. Serving on the Executive Board of the WorldEconomic Forum andanambassadoriallevel positioninthe UnitedNations are some of his other notable achievements. He also headed consulting at Wharton-Chase Econometrics, worked in capital markets at Salomon Brothers and served in senior policy positions in the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and in the US State Department. In 2005, Dr Malloch founded the Spiritual Capital Initiative, a multi-year, multimilliondollar research effort, whichhe chairs. He is a research professor at Yale University. Dr Malloch earned his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto and has authored numerous books, articlesandcorporate reports, the latest of whichis Doing Virtuous Business, which is alsothe basisfor a new PBS Emmy nominated documentary ( Networking Session :From the DrawingBoardto Reality Presentation of Projects and Initiatives Departure for UndergroundFunicular Swiss Night Dinner - Restaurant Sunegga Dress code :business / smart 17:10 - 17:30 17:30 - 18:30 17:30 - 18:30 19:15 20:00 - 23:00 DDAAYY 33 ––– SSAATTUURRDDAAYY JJUUNNEE 1188,, 22001111 SSeerrvvaanntt LLeeaaddeerrsshhiipp TThheemmee DDAAYY 33:: JJuussttiiccee aanndd SSoolliiddaarriittyy ffoorr SSuussttaaiinnaabbiilliittyy Zermatt Summit 2011 Conference General Coordinator: Prof. Prabhu Guptara 08:30 - 08:50 Keynote Address Fairness and Justice in the Economy Hernando de Soto, Institute for Liberty& Democracy Hernando de Soto is President of the Institute for LibertyandDemocracy, aninternationallyrecognizedthink
  10. 10. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 10 of 11 08:50 - 09:50 tank headquartered in Lima, Peru committed to creatinglegal systems to helpthe poor access property and business rights. In1999, he was selectedas one offive leading LatinAmerican innovators of the century by Time Magazine inits special May issue on "Leaders for the New Millennium" and has been similarly recognized by Forbes Magazine. Mr de Soto has served as President of the Executive Committee of the Copper Exporting Countries Organizationand as CEO of Universal Engineering Corporation. He has also worked as aneconomist for the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, a principal of the Swiss Bank CorporationConsultant Group, anda governor of Peru's Central Reserve Bank. Mr de Sotohas advisedheads of state in several countriesonpropertyand business reform programs, andis author of‘The Other Path’ and his seminal work ‘The Mysteryof Capital’. Panel Discussion Common Good to Serve the Person PANEL MEMBERS: Hernando de Soto, Institute for Liberty& Democracy Andreas Widmer, Seven Fund Richard E. Omohundro, The Carpenter’s Fund MODERATOR: Prof. Nicolas Michel, Zermatt Summit Foundation Nicolas Michel is Professor ofInternationalLaw at the Geneva UniversityLaw Facultyand Geneva Graduate Institute of International andDevelopment Studies. He was formerly Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, LegalCounsel of the UnitedNations (2004-2008), Director of International Law at the Swiss Federal Department of ForeignAffairs (1998-2003) andChairmanof the Committee of the Legal Advisors on Public International Law of the Council of Europe (2003 and 2004). He led a number of Swiss delegations to international conferences. He alsotaught International andEuropeanlaw at the University of Fribourg Law Faculty(1987-2004), an institutionwhere he obtained a PhD in law. His Master of Arts in international relations wasearned at GeorgetownUniversity, Washington DC, and his attorney-at-law certificate was awarded by the State of Fribourg. Professor Michel has authored numerous books and articles on international and European law. Andreas Widmer is Cofounder of SEVENFund, a philanthropic organization promoting enterprise solutions to poverty. Other posts include Research FellowinEntrepreneurship at the Acton Institute and advisor to the Zermatt Summit. Mr Widmer serves as an Advisor to Transforming Business at the Universityof Cambridge as well as on the AdvisoryBoards of the TempletonFoundation, Global AdaptationInstitute, Spring Hill Equity Partners andCatholics Come Home. The NewParadigmResearchFund, Virtual Research Associates and the World YouthAlliance alsofeature Mr Widmer on their Boards. As a seasoned business executive with experience inhigh-techand international business strategyconsulting, Mr Widmer hasworkedextensively in the UnitedStates, Europe, Asia, Africa andLatinAmerica, bringingmore than 100 leading-edge technology products to market. He alsoserved as a Pontifical Swiss Guardfrom 1986-1988, protecting Pope John Paul II, and is a citizen of Switzerland and the United States Richard E. Omohundro Jr. is President andMember of the Boardof Directors of the General Partner for The
  11. 11. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 11 of 11 09:50 - 10:15 10:15 - 10:45 10:45 - 10:55 10:55 - 11:15 11:15 - 12:45 Carpenter’s Fund. Mr Omohundro was Senior Managing Director andChairman ofthe Investment Committee for CypressTree Investment Management, LLP (CIMCO). He was Partner of CIMCO as well as Founder of former CIMCO affiliate, Prospect Street Investment Management Companyin1988. At the helm of strategic corporate direction, he alsoplayeda major role ininvestment policy for the various investment vehicles managedbyCIMCO. Responsibilities included the design and implementation of the Firm’s investment vehicles anddirection regarding a full range of income vehicles. He has been active in corporate debt restructuring for over 35 years. Prior to foundingProspect Street, he was a Managing Director of Capital Markets and a member of the Leveraged Transactions Commitment Committee at Merrill Lynch where he worked from1978 to 1988. Mr Omohundrois a graduate of the US Naval AcademyandUniversityof Virginia. He is a CFA charter holder since 1975 andMember of the CFA Institute and Boston SecurityAnalysts Society. As a Member of the Board of Directors of Water for the World, Mr Omohundrohelps the Kenyancorporation provide clean water solutions in East Africa. Q&A BREAK INTERMEZZO Musical Interlude Testimonial for Global Justice Women: Actors of Change and Development Mallika Sarabhai, Darpana Educated as an economist and a business manager, Mallika Sarabhai is one of India’s best-known Bharata Natyam andKuchipudi dancers. To reaffirm the positive images of womanhood, she has usedeverymedium: dance, theatre, television, film, writing andpublishing. Inrecognitionof her efforts to promote social justice through the arts, she was nominatedfor the Nobel Peace Prize as part of the 1,000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize campaign. During her career, she hasreceivednumerousawards including Knight of the Order of Arts & Letters, and the Chevalier des Palmes Academiques, from the Government of France, as well as several awards from the Government of India. Mallika Sarabhai is director of Darpana Academy of Performing Arts, where the focus is onthe use of arts for social change. In 1982, she founded Darpana for Development to develop performance as a language for change and JANAVAK, the voice of the people, to record and preserve folk and tribal culture. She played the lead character of Draupadi in the international theatre productionof “The Mahabharata” byworld-renowneddirector Peter Brook. From 2000 to 2002, she was CEO of TARA, a TV channel dedicatedto usingmainstreamgenres of programming for activism. She also foundedDarpana Communications in 2001 to harness the potentialof TV to change attitudesandfight social prejudice. Workshop2 Transformational Leadership for Excellence Zermatt Summit Roadmap 2012-2014 MODERATORS: Rajita Kulkarni, International Associationfor HumanValues Christoph Glaser, World Forumfor Ethics inBusiness
  12. 12. Zermatt Summit 2011 Program& Bios 12 of 11 A banker byprofession, Rajita Kulkarni has helddiverse leadershippositions throughout her career. From 2005 to 2010, she was instrumentalinleadingsome 5,000 workshops for over 100,000 participants around the world. An expert inadult learningtechniques, Rajita Kulkarni has designed 85 management exercisesand games, released inthe book“Focus Forward”. She has also won over 17 awards for professional excellence in her field. A deeplyspiritual person, she has been associatedwiththe Art of LivingFoundationfor over 13 years in an honorarycapacity. She is a certifiedteacher of the Art of Living, the Apex (Achieving Personal Excellence), the TLEX(Transformational Leadership for Excellence) andSahaj Samadhi Meditationcourses. She has traveledaroundthe worldteaching leaders (including Headsof States, Governors, Mayors, youth leaders and CEOs) frommore than40 countrieson how to manage stressandlive a healthyhappylife. In 2010, Rajita Kulkarni gave upher bankingcareer to serve on various Art of Living Foundation Boards includingthe WorldForum for Ethics inBusiness, Brussels;the Art of Living HealthandEducationTrust, USA; and Sri Sri Ravshankar Vidya Mandir, operating108 educationalinstitutions including 90 schools andseveral colleges inIndia. Christoph Glaser is a Workshop Director and Board Member of the International Association for Human ValuesinGermanyas wellas the International Art of Living Foundation(Switzerland). Formerlya banker with Credit Suisse, he has been travelingfor the past sevenyears throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, conducting the Achieving Personal Excellence Workshop for Managers as well as the Art of Living Part 1 and 2 Courses. Additionally, Mr. Glaser serves as one of the Directors of the annual InternationalBusiness& LeadershipSymposium of the International Associationfor HumanValues. He holds a BS in Psychology from the University of Basel and has graduated with honors from the Basel Vocational Business School. Mr. Glaser is a passionate tennis player and fanof FCBasel. He also plays guitar and enjoys hiking. 12:45 - 13:00 ConcludingRemarks Prof. Pierre Tapie, GRLI Christopher Wasserman, Zermatt Summit Foundation .