Speeches and Presentations

Please click below to read the speeches and view the presentations that were delivered at the ICJSE.  All speeches and presentations are available only in English at this time.


José Alberto Mesa, SJ

Secretary for Secondary and Pre-secondary Education
Society of Jesus
Welcome Keynote: “Jesuit Education: Embracing the New Frontiers”
Text of the SpeechPowerpoint Presentation
Closing Keynote: “An Eye to the Future: Our Continued Collaboration”
Powerpoint Presentation

Vivien Stewart

Vice President of Education
Asia Society
“A Classroom as Wide as the World”
Text of the Speech - Powerpoint Presentation

Federico Lombardi, SJ

Director, Holy See Press Office
The Vatican
“Staying Faithful to the Jesuit Mission in our Schools”
Text of the Speech

Daniel Patrick Huang, SJ

General Counselor and Regional Assistant for Asia Pacific
Society of Jesus
“Maintaining our Jesuit Identity in the 21st Century”
Text of the Speech - Powerpoint Presentation

Chris Lowney

Author and Lecturer
“Leadership: Born from the Jesuit Mission”
Text of the Speech

Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator, SJ

Provincial of the Eastern Africa Province
Society of Jesus
“When I First Went to School, There was No School”
Text of the Speech

Daniel Villanueva, SJ

Assistant Director
Fundación Entreculturas – Fe y Alegría
“The Jesuit Network and Technology”
Text of the SpeechSlideshow Presentation

Rev. Martin T. Connell, SJ

Founding Headmaster
St. Peter Claver High School, Tanzania
“In the Footsteps of Saint Ignatius: Ignatian Educators as Pilgrims on the way”
Text of the Speech