Why Values Matter “The Power of Purpose and Values: The Path to a Better World”

Joint Conference of the School of Philosophy and Economic Science with Globalisation for the Common Good Initiative at Waterperry House, Oxfordshire

31st August to 4th September 2016

This was the 13th GCGI conference and the third joint conference organised by the School and the GCGI.

An introduction and profiles of keynote speakers can be found here.

A report and reflection on the conference by Prof Steve Szeghi can be found here.

At the Conference Gala Dinner, Kamran Mofid presented the Fourth GCGI Award for Public Service in the Interest of the Common Good to Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, The University of Buckingham in recognition of Sir Anthony’s extraordinary and tireless work, offering a truly meaningful education for the common good.