2022 edition

Voices to Inspire

Meet the purpose-driven leaders who will light up Estoril Conferences’ stage, on 1-2 September, sharing their visions and perspectives on the major global challenges for Planet, for People, for Peace.

Speakers

Aleksander Kwaśniewski

Former President of Poland

Anatoliy Aleksandrov

Head of International Cooperation Division – Economic Security Bureau of Ukraine

Andri Magnason

Writer & Documentary Film Director

Anne Applebaum

Staff writer for “The Atlantic” & Pulitzer-prize winning historian

António Simões

CEO of Santander Spain & Regional Head of Europe

António Vitorino

Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Aya Chebbi

Founder and Chair of Nala Feminist Collective & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

Bertrand Piccard

Initiator & Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation

Bodour Al Qasimi

President of the International Publishers Association and CEO & Founder of Kalimat Publishing Group

Brigette Hyacinth

Bestselling Author & Thought leader on Leadership, HR, AI & Digital Transformation

Catherine Duggan

Dean of the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB)

Cátia Batista

Associate Professor of Economics at Nova SBE, Founder & Scientific Director of NOVAFRICA and member of Estoril Conferences’ Academic Board

Carlos Carreiras

Mayor of Municipality of Cascais

Daniel Traça

Dean of Nova School of Business and Economics

Francis Fukuyama

Writer, Political Theorist & Professor of Political Science

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist & Author

Gonzalo Fanjul

Policy Director at Barcelona Institute of Global Health (ISGlobal), Head of Research & Co-founder at porCausa Foundation

Helena Gualinga

Environmental & Human Rights Activist from the Kichwa Sarayaku Community

Hryhoriy Nemyria

First Deputy Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Parliament of Ukraine

Ukraine

Irene Heemskerk

Head of European Central Bank of Climate Change Centre

The Netherlands

Isabelle Christina

Founder of “Instituto Meninas Negras”

Joséphine Goube

CEO at Sistech

José Ulisses Correia e Silva

Prime Minister of the Republic of Cabo Verde

Cape Verde

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

Former President of Croatia

Lars Strannegård

President of Stockholm School of Economics

Lee Crockford

Social Impact Advisor

Luisa Gómez Bravo

Global Head of Corporate & Investment Banking BBVA

Natalya Sindeyeva

Founder of the Dozhd media holding

Paola Antonini

Influencer, Actress & Founder of “Instituto Paola Antonini”

Paulo Portas

Geopolitics Expert, Professor at Nova SBE & Estoril Conferences’ Advisory Board Member

Peter Bakker

President & CEO of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

Princess Zahra Aga Khan

Member of the Board of Directors of the Aga Khan Development Network

Randi Zuckerberg

Founder & CEO of Zuckerberg Media

Ricardo Costa

SIC TV Editor in Chief

Roberta Metsola

President of the European Parliament

Robin Teigland

Professor at Chalmers University of Technology & Co-Founder of Peniche Ocean Watch

Safia Tmiri

Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company

Shani Dhanda

Award-winning Disability Specialist & Entrepreneur

Tima Bansal

Professor at Ivey Business School & Head of Innovation North

Tina Thörner

Race Director for FIA Smart Driving Challenge

Vasco Rato

Former President of Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD)

Veneta Andonova

Dean of Universidad de Los Andes

Vera Pinto Pereira

Executive Board Member at EDP, CEO EDP Comercial & President of the EDP Foundation

 

Yulia Tymoshenko

Former Prime Minister of Ukraine

Vladimir Milov

Former Deputy Minister of Energy of Russia

Xiye Bastida

Co-Founder of Re-Earth Initiative

Facilitators

Méabh Mc Mahon

Master of Ceremonies & Euronews European Affairs Correspondent

Aashish Bergi

Co-Founder & CEO of MASH Project Foundation & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

António Alexandre

CEMS Master in Management Student at Nova SBE

Adriana Pomante

CEMS Masters in International Management Student & Co-Founder of Nova SBE Politics Club

Carlo Alberto Frassinetto

CEMS Masters in International Management Student & Co-Founder of Nova SBE Politics Club

José Pedro Frazão

Journalist, News Editor & Reporter at Rádio Renascença

Lester Vargas

Co-Founder & Co-CEO of FractalUp & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

Linh Do

Director, Wattle Fellowship at the University of Melbourne & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

Melissa Hermanns

CEMS Master in Management Student at Nova SBE and the University of Sydney

Radek Oros

PhD candidate, Teaching Assistant & Student Well-being Coach at NOVA SBE

Roman Dobrokhotov

Founder & Editor-in-chief of The Insider

Weza Bombo João

Student at the University of St. Gallen & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

Parallel Sessions Contributors

ANA PIMENTEL

Author of the book “Unicórnios Portugueses” & Editorial coordinator of Lua de Papel

Aya Chebbi

Founder and Chair of NALA Feminist Collective & Estoril Conferences’ Youth Ambassador

BEATRIZ FERNANDES

Secretary-Geral of the upcoming mandate for JE Global

CÁTIA BATISTA

Associate Professor of Economics at Nova SBE, Founder & Scientific Director of NOVAFRICA and member of Estoril Conferences’ Academic Board

Dr Neli Koleva PhD

Chief Officer of Public Policy of Teach For Bulgaria

DRª YASMIN BHUDARALLY

CEO of NEYA Hotels

Deimantė Žemgulytė

Project Leader at Transparency International Lithuania

MATIA LOSEGO

Youth & Education For Human Rights
Director at Amnistia Internacional Portugal

PEDRO VICENTE

Full Professor of Economics at Nova SBE & Founding Scientific Director NOVAFRICA

Radek Oros

PhD candidate, Teaching Assistant & Student Well-being Coach at NOVA SBE

SALVADOR MENDES DE ALMEIDA

Founder & President of Associação Salvador

SUSANA PERALTA

Associate Professor of Economics at Nova SBE

Artists

DJ Tony Okungbowa

DJ, Actor & Producer