Palais des Nations, Room XXVII (Geneva, Switzerland)

from 13.00 to 15.00

– Organized by the World Congress for Freedom of Scientific Research and the “Associazione Luca Coscioni” in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations and International Organizations in Geneva and with the International Institute for the Human right to science


  • Hon. Mr. Benedetto Della Vedova, Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation – Italy
  • Ms. Filomena Gallo and Mr. Marco Cappato, Associazione Luca Coscioni
  • Mr. Mikel Mancisidor, Vice-Chairperson-  CESCR
  • Mr. Cesare Romano, Professor of Law & W. Joseph Ford Fellow Director, International Human Rights Clinic, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
  • Ms. Marisa Jaconi, University of Geneva, and Marco Gentili, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis patient
  • Malin Parmar, Lund University
  • Dr. Marco Traub, Director of TransEuropean Stem Cell Therapy Society, Bern- Stettlen- Switzerland

*Sandwiches and beverages will be served