2009 - Meeting with the World Bank President

On February 13 Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank, addressed the Council for the United States and Italy members and a few invited guests. The event was held in co-operation with the Bank of Italy and ABI, the Italian Banking Association, which hosted the presentation at its headquarters in Rome.
“Current Economic Challenges and the Italian G8 Presidency” was the title of the presentation of Robert Zoellick, who was in Italy for the meeting of the G7 Ministers of Finance.
The discussion focused on the effects of the financial crisis, with the participation of Fabrizio Saccomanni, Bank of Italy General Director, Emma Marcegaglia, President of Confindustria, Sen. Mario Baldassarri, President of the Finance and Treasury Committee, Vice-president of Senate Emma Bonino, and Fabrizio Onida, Professor at Bocconi University.