University for a Night in Europe 2013, Tuesday, 8 October in Geneva

Leaders from business, civil society, philanthropy, government, and intergovernmental organizations came together at Synergos’ second-annual University for a Night in Europe. We will share experience, connections, and inspiration about collaborative approaches to poverty and other complex problems. They also joined Synergos’ founder Peggy Dulany in honoring Güler Sabancı, Chair of the Sabancı Foundation and of Sabancı Holdings, with the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award.

Plenary Dialogue | Dinner Discussion Topics
Event press release | Event program

Crédit Agricole Suisse
Rockefeller Foundation
Kim Samuel Johnson
Sabanci Vakfi

Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Hôtel Beau Rivage
Quai du Mont Blanc 13, Geneva

18:30   Networking Reception
19:15Welcome by Robert H. Dunn, CEO and President, Synergos

Presentation of David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award to Güler Sabancı, Chair of the Sabancı Foundation and of Sabancı Holding

Plenary Dialogue with Güler Sabancı and Peggy Dulany, Founder and Chair, Synergos


Dinner and Table Discussions with members of Synergos’ networks and other experts from around the world

University for a Night concluded with dinner discussions on specific topics that bring participants together with our Distinguished Faculty - expert members of Synergos’ global networks - for an exchange of ideas on specific topics. The evening thus provides opportunities for networking, brainstorming and inspiration.

University for a Night raised funding for Synergos’ work with partners around the world to overcome poverty.


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Contact Elliott Wall at or +1-646-963-2109.

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