Organising Committees

Organising Committee

CMC

The three organising partners of the 17th World Congress on Public Health established a Congress Management Committee (CMC) consisting of representatives of WFPHA, SItI, ASPHER and the PCO. The CMC has the full managerial and financial management responsibility for the Congress.

Chair: Walter Ricciardi

Members:

  • Luis Eugenio de Souza – WFPHA
  • Bettina Borisch – WFPHA
  • Marta Lomazzi – WFPHA
  • Italo Angelillo – SItI
  • Antonio Ferro – SItI
  • Roberta Siliquini – SItI
  • Carlo Signorelli – ASPHER
  • John Middleton – ASPHER
  • Robert Otok – ASPHER
  • Triumph Italy – PCO

Organising Committee

ICC

The International Congress Council (ICC) consisted of the Congress Management Committee and international public health experts representing various regions of the WFPHA, international health organisations, European health non-governmental organisations and Italian universities and institutes. The ICC in particular develops, in consultation with the CMC, the scientific programme including subthemes and plenary programme of the WCPH and identify speakers/panellists/moderators of the plenary sessions.

Chair: Walter Ricciardi

Members:

  • Mohannad Al Nsour (Jordan)
  • Elena Alonzo (Italy)
  • Woldekidan Kifle Amde (South Africa)
  • Yaneer Bar-Yam (USA)
  • Maurício Barreto (Brazil)
  • Stefan Buttigieg (Malta)
  • Mary Codd (Ireland)
  • Kasia Czabanowska (The Netherlands)
  • Maria Saenz Del Rocio (Costa Rica)
  • Enrico Di Rosa (Italy)
  • Alberto Fedele (Italy)
  • Rok Hrzic (Slovenia)
  • Gregory Kolt (Australia)
  • Rüdiger Krech (WHO)
  • Jose M. Martin-Moreno (Spain)
  • Alison McCallum (United Kingdom)
  • Martin McKee (United Kingdom)
  • Michael Moore (Australia)
  • Jean Marie Okwo Bele (Congo)
  • Gaetano Pelissero (Italy)
  • Gaetano Privitera (Italy)
  • Srinath K. Reddy (India)
  • Malabika Sarker (Bangladesh)
  • Luca Gino Sbrogiò (Italy)
  • Ines Siepmann (USA)
  • Giorgio Solimano (Chile)
  • Emanuele Torri (Italy)
  • Paolo Villari (Italy)
  • Francesco Vitale (Italy)

Organising Committee

ISC

The International Scientific Committee (ISC) consists of experienced public health experts from around the world nominated by WFPHA, SItI and Aspher. It mainly advises the ICC on scientific matters of the conference and contributes to the scientific evaluation of the conference. Click here to see the list of ISC members.