8 juin 2022 - UNIGE



Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy

Mobilizing Resources for the Public Good



On the evening of 8 June 2022, Paul Polman will deliver a keynote speech, which will be followed by a panel discussion with leaders and experts of the academic, economic, private, and philanthropic sectors.

Paul Polman is Business leader, campaigner and co-author of “Net Positive: how courageous companies thrive by giving more than they take”. He works to accelerate action by business to tackle climate change and inequality. Paul has been described by the Financial Times as “a standout CEO of the past decade”.

On this occasion, the Fondation Lombard Odier will award its “Fondation Lombard Odier Prize(s) for Academic Excellence in Philanthropy”.

Please find the detailed programme of the public conference.



Panel discussion:

Prof. Alberto Alemanno, Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Law & Policy at HEC Paris, France
Jeroo Billimoria, Social entrepreneur and Founder of One Family Foundation and Co-Founder of Catalyst 2030, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Patrick Odier, Senior Managing Partner, Lombard Odier Group; President of the Board of Fondation Lombard Odier, Genève, Switzerland
Olivia Leland, Founder and CEO of Co-Impact

Moderator: Dr. François Bonnici, Director of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and Head of Social Innovation, World Economic Forum

Mobilizing Resources for the Public Good

Conference by Paul Polman, Business leader, campaigner, co-author of “Net Positive" followed by a round table

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 | 18h30 | Uni Dufour, U300
Uni Dufour, Rue du Général-Dufour 24, 1204 Genève

Free admission, mandatory registration


The A3 poster in pdf format
The A5 flyer in pdf format



Aurélie Lara
Co-organisatrice de l'événement