Family Business: The reliable partner for the sustainability challenge

6th EUROPEAN FAMILY BUSINESS SUMMIT

MADRID, 19th and 20th NOVEMBER 2019

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19th

THE WESTIN PALACE, Plaza de las Cortes, 7

16.15  Registration

16.45  Official Opening:

  • Alfonso Líbano, Outgoing President, EFB.
  • Manuel Valls, former Prime Minister of France.

17.30  Corporate Sustainability in the 21st Century: Increasing the Resilience of Social-Ecological System.

Rafael Sardá, Socio-ecologist. Senior Scientist of the National Council of Research (CSIC) and Professor at ESADE.

17: 45  Panel: Sustainability: a Matter of Urgency.

  • Javier Goyeneche, Founder and President of Ecoalf.
  • Alfonso Líbano, Corporate Social Responsibility Chairman, Coca-Cola European Partners.
  • Ingrid Faber, CEO of Faber Halbertsma Group.
  • Rafael Sardá, Socio-ecologist. Senior Scientist of the National Council of Research (CSIC) and Professor at ESADE.
  • Moderated by Jesús Casado, Secretary General, EFB.

18.45   Coffee break.

19.15  Socio-Emotional Wealth as a Competitive Advantage for Families in Business.

Prof. Cristina Cruz, Director of Families in Business Centre at IE Business School.

19.45 Lionel Aeschlimann, Managing Partner of Mirabaud.

20.10  Bus transfer to Teatro Real.

20:45  Welcome cocktail.

21.30  Dinner at Teatro Real, hosted by Instituto de la Empresa Familiar.

  • Welcome speech by Alfonso Líbano, Outgoing Chairman of EFB.
  • Keynote Speech by José Luis Martínez-Almeida, Lord Mayor of Madrid.
  • Speech by Francisco J. Riberas, Chairman of IEF.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20

THE WESTIN PALACE, Plaza de las Cortes, 7

10.00 Presentation of the 8th European Family Business Barometer.

Olaf Leurs, Head, KPMG Enterprise, EMA & Head of Family Business.

10.20  Positive impact of Family Business; Principles, Purpose and Action.

Interview to Marijke Mars, Member of the Board, Mars Inc,. by Demetrio Carceller Arce, Executive President, DAMM.

11.20   Coffee Break.

12.05  Conversation with Mariano Puig, Former President of Puig  and Honorary EFB President. Interviewed by Jesus Casado Secretary General of EFB.

12.30  Panel: Innovation and Tradition: The Challenge of the Now Generation.

  • Jens Fiege, Managing Shareholder, Fiege Logistik Group.
  • Jean-Nicolas D’Hondt, CEO of Pollet.
  • Moderator: Cristina Cruz, IE Business School.

13.30  Closing remarks:

  • Udo Vetter, incoming Chairman of EFB.
  • Pedro Sánchez, President of the Government of Spain.

14.00  Networking Lunch.

 

Note: dress code for the conferences and dinner is «business attire».