Halki Summit I – Program Archive


Global Responsibility and Environmental Sustainability:
A Conversation on Environment, Ethics, and Innovation
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Opening Ceremony: Theological School of Halki

Welcome: The Most Rev. Dr. Metropolitan Elpidophoros of Bursa, Abbot of Holy Trinity Monastery on Halki

Keynote Address: His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Opening Remarks: Dr. Paul LeBlanc, President: Southern New Hampshire University

Opening Remarks: Fr. John Chryssavgis, Archdeacon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Occasional Address: James Hansen, Director: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies

Session I: Biodiversity and Conservation

Keynote Address: Dr. Jane Goodall, Primatologist: Goodall Institute

Panel Discussion:
Uygar Özesmi, Executive Director of Greenpeace Mediterranean
Michael Northcott, Professor of Ethics, School of Divinity in the University of Edinburgh
Jonathan Granoff, Author, Attorney, Activist
Costa Carras, Founder, Elliniki Etairia

Session II: Energy and Climate Change

Keynote Address: Mr. Bill McKibben, Author

Panel Discussion:
Bishop Richard Chartres, Bishop of London
Dr. Günay Kocasoy, Professor, Bogazici University Institute of Environmental Science
Pratap Chatterjee, Executive Director, CorpWatch
Anne Wallin, Director, EH&S and Sustainability, The Dow Chemical Company

Session III: Economy and Innovation

Keynote Adress: Mr. Gary Hirshberg, Stonyfield Farm

Presenter: Sister Theosemni, Monastery of Chrysopigi

Closing Session: From Here to Where?

Closing Address: M. Rev. Dr. Metropolitan John of Pergamon, Academy of Athens