Plenary Sessions took place on Friday afternoon and Monday morning with the following keynote speakers:
Jeroen van den BERGH, ICTA, Barcelona
Mauro BONAIUTI, University of Modena and Bologna. Author of the book "Obiettivo Decrescita" (Objective Degrowth) published in 2005.
Debal DEB, Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, Agroecology, Anthropology, India
Nadia JOHANISOVA, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, Czech Republic
Hervé KEMPF, journalist at Le monde, France, author of "How the Rich Are Destroying the Earth"
Joan MARTINEZ-ALIER, ICTA, Barcelona. Author of "The environmentalism of the poor".
Richard B. NORGAARD, Energy and Resources, University of California, Berkeley
Ellie PERKINS, University of York, Canada, feminist ecological economics
Leida RIJNHOUT, ANPED, Brussels, Growth critics
Victor TOLEDO, Centre of Ecology, National Autonomous University of Mexico
Peter VICTOR, York University, Canada. Author of "Managing Without Growth"
François SCHNEIDER, Research & Degrowth, ICTA, UAB
Andrea CALSAMIGLIA, Xarxa del Decreixement, Barcelona
Marco DERIU, University of Parma, Italy
Miguel VALENCIA, Mexican degrowth Network