Speakers

Lecturers


  • Dr. ANSORGE Dirk – Professeur en théologie dogmatique - Philosophisch-Theologische Hochschule Sankt Georgen.
  • Dr. Paolo BRANCA - PhD in Arabic Language and Literature. Professor of Arabic and Islamic studies; Catholic University of Milan.
  • Dr. Marco DEMICHELIS  PhD in Islamic Studies and Political Thought - Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Milan.
  • Dr. John ESPOSITO – University Professor, Professor of Religion and International Affairs and of Islamic Studies and Founding Director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding and The Bridge Initiative: Protecting Pluralism – Ending Islamophobia at Georgetown University.
  • Dr. Jaume FLAQUER – Professeur de dialogue interreligieux, théologie des religions et islamologie - Facultat de Teologia de Catalunya.
  • Dr. Anna HAGER – Docteur en philosophie, enseignante et chercheuse associée - Princeton University, New Jersey.
  • Dr. Mohamed-Ali MOSTFA – PhD in English Studies. Professor of Arab-Muslim world and intercultural representations; Lyon Catholic University.
  • Dr. Michaela NEULINGER – University Assistant at the Institute of Systematic Theology - University of Innsbruck
  • Dr. Gianluca PAROLIN – PhD in Public Law, Associate professor at the Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, Aga Khan University, London
  • Dr. Emmanuel PISANI – PhD in Theology and Philosophy. Director of the Institute of Science and Theology of Religions ; Paris Catholic Institute.
  • Dr. Wael SALEH – Cofondateur de l’Observatoire Interdisciplinaire des Mouvements Islamistes (Université de Montréal) ; Chercheur associé à l’Observatoire sur le Moyen-Orient et l’Afrique du Nord (Université du Québec à Montréal).
  • Dr. Gonzalo VILLAGRÁN – PhD in Theology. Professor of Christian social ethics; Faculty of Theology of Granada.
  • Dr Anja ZALTA – Assistant Professor for Sociology of Religion at the Sociology Department, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana,

Chairmen / Moderators / Synthesis



  • Dr. Leïla BABÈS – PhD in Political Sciences. Professor of sociology of religion and Islamic studies, HDR; Lille Catholic University.
  • Dr Laurent BASANESE – PhD in Arab Studies, Islamic and Oriental Civilisations, Pontifical Gregorian University.
  • Dr. Valentino COTTINI – PhD in Theology. Director of the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies of Rome.
  • Dr. Diego SARRIO – Ph.D. in Theological & Religious Studies, Licentiate in Arabic and Islamic Studies; Pontificio Istituto di Studi Arabi e d’Islamistica (PISAI) de Rome.
  • Dr. Thom SICKING – PhD in Sociology. Director of the Centre for the Study and interpretation of religion; Saint Joseph University, Beirut.
  • Dr. Tobias SPECKER – PhD in Theology. Professor at Faculty of Theology of Francfort. 
  • Dr. Roula TALHOUK - PhD in Anthropology and Religious Sciences, Saint Joseph University, Beirut.
  • Dr. Michel YOUNES - PhD in Theology and Philosophy. Professor of Theology, Director of the Research Centre for Cultural and Religious Studies and PLURIEL coordinator; Lyon Catholic University.