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A New Vision For A Better Tomorrow

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Virtual Global Conference
December 1-3, 2021

  • 100+Countries
  • 150+Speakers
  • 100+Live Sessions
  • 5Critical Themes
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Antony J. Blinken

Antony J. Blinken

Secretary of State, United States

Jacinda Ardern

Jacinda Ardern

Prime Minister of New Zealand

Janet L. Yellen

Janet L. Yellen

Secretary of the Treasury, United States

Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers

Co-Founder of CHIC

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde

President, European Central Bank

John Kerry

John Kerry

Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, United States

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Director General, World Trade Organization

Jens Stoltenberg

Jens Stoltenberg

Secretary General, NATO

Dr Anthony Fauci

Dr Anthony Fauci

Director, NIAID

Merck Mercuriadis

Merck Mercuriadis

Founder & CEO, Hipgnosis Songs Fund

Falguni Nayar

Falguni Nayar

Founder & CEO, Nykaa

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Policy for Progress

Jacinda Ardern

Jacinda Ardern
Prime Minister
New Zealand

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Director General
World Trade Organization

Jens Stoltenberg

Jens Stoltenberg
Secretary General
NATO

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Prime Minister
Greece

H.E. David W. Panuelo

H.E. David W. Panuelo
President
Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Kristalina Georgieva

Kristalina Georgieva
Managing Director
International Monetary Fund

Antony J. Blinken

Antony J. Blinken
Secretary of State
United States

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde
President
European Central Bank

Janet L. Yellen

Janet L. Yellen
Secretary of the Treasury
United States

Valdis Dombrovskis

Valdis Dombrovskis
Executive Vice-President and Commissioner for Trade
European Commission

Ong Ye Kung

Ong Ye Kung
Minister for Health
Singapore

Perry Warjiyo

Perry Warjiyo
Governor
Bank Indonesia

Riad Toufic Salamé

Riad Toufic Salamé
Governor
Banque du Liban

Yi Fuxian

Fuxian Yi
Senior Scientist, Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr Anthony Fauci

Dr Anthony Fauci
M.D., Director
NIAID

Lenora Chu

Lenora Chu
Special Correspondent [Europe and Chinese Affairs], The Christian Science Monitor
& Author, HarperCollins

Gabriela Bucher

Gabriela Bucher
Executive Director
Oxfam International

Alexandra Readhead

Alexandra Readhead
Lead, Tax and Extractive Industries
Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development

Raphael Bostic

Raphael Bostic
President and Chief Executive Officer
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Jena Griswold

Jena Griswold
Secretary of State
Colorado, United States

Anote Tong

Anote Tong
President (2003 - 2016)
Republic of Kiribati

Carlos Scartascini

Carlos Scartascini
Leader Behavioral Economics Group
Inter-American Development Bank

Dr Laura de Molière

Dr Laura de Molière
Head of Behavioural Science, Cabinet Office
UK Government

Jose Perez Gorozpe

Jose Perez Gorozpe
Head of Emerging Markets Credit Research
S&P Global Ratings

Michael Lampariello

Michael Lampariello
Director of Domino Park
Two Trees Management Co.

Robin Brooks

Robin Brooks
Chief Economist
Institute of International Finance

X González

X González
Gun Control Advocate

James K. Glassman

James K. Glassman
Writer and Consultant

Atty. Allan B. Gepty

Atty. Allan B. Gepty
Assistant Secretary
Department of Trade and Industry

Kristin Forbes

Kristin Forbes
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Professor of Global Economics
MIT Sloan School of Management

Paschal Donohoe

Paschal Donohoe
Finance Minister
Ireland

Elvira Nabiullina

Elvira Nabiullina
Central Bank Governor
Central Bank of Russia

Dame Meg Taylor

Dame Meg Taylor
Former Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum
and former PNG politician

Mary MacLennan

Mary MacLennan
Lead and Co-Founder
United Nations Behavioural Science Group

Linda Kirkpatrick

Linda Kirkpatrick
President, North America
Mastercard

David Schwimmer

David Schwimmer
Chief Executive Officer
LSEG

Rhiannon Kinghall Were

Rhiannon Kinghall Were
Head of Tax Policy
Macfarlanes

Business of Growth

Tekedra Mawakana

Tekedra Mawakana
co-Chief Executive Officer
Waymo

Falguni Nayar

Falguni Nayar
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Nykaa

Sebastian Siemiatkowski

Sebastian Siemiatkowski
Chief Executive Officer
Klarna

Jacek Olczak

Jacek Olczak
Chief Executive Officer
Philip Morris International

Nandan Nilekani

Nandan Nilekani
Chairman and Co-founder, Infosys
Founding Chairman, UIDAI (Aadhaar)

Ugur Sahin

Ugur Sahin
Chief Executive Officer
BioNTech

Özlem Türeci

Özlem Türeci
Chief Medical Officer
BioNTech

Anthony Tan

Anthony Tan
Group CEO & Co-Founder
Grab

Helena Lopes Caldeira

Helena Lopes Caldeira
Chief Financial Officer
Inter

Dan Schulman

Dan Schulman
President & Chief Executive Officer
PayPal

Kaisa Hietela

Kaisa Hietela
Board Member
ExxonMobil

Carlos Tavares

Carlos Tavares
Chief Executive Officer
Stellantis

Alexander Lacik

Alexander Lacik
President & Chief Executive Officer
Pandora A/S

Shari Redstone

Shari Redstone
Non-Executive Chair
ViacomCBS

Bhavish Aggarwal

Bhavish Aggarwal
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Ola

Frédéric Chesnais

Frédéric Chesnais
Chief Executive Officer of Crypto Blockchain Industries
Atari

Lorenzo Bertelli
Group Marketing Director & Head of Corporate Social Responsibility
Prada Group

Rob Kindler

Robert A. Kindler
Vice Chairman and Global Head of Mergers & Acquisitions
Morgan Stanley

Scott Barshay

Scott Barshay
Corporate Department Chair
Paul Weiss

Piyush Gupta

Piyush Gupta
Chief Executive Officer
DBS Group

J. Christopher Giancarlo

J. Christopher Giancarlo
Senior Counsel, Willkie Farr & Gallagher / Former Chairman
US Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Mariano Carranza

Mariano Carranza
CFO
Clip

John Maeda

John Maeda
Senior Vice President
Everbridge

Jessica Deckinger

Jessica Deckinger
Chief Communications Officer
Everbridge

A Sustainable Future

Chris James

Chris James
Founder
Engine No1

John Kerry

John Kerry
Special Presidential Envoy for Climate
United States

Rob Kaplan

Rob Kaplan
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Circulate Capital

Eric Norris

Eric Norris
Head of Lithium
Albemarle

Kristen Siemen

Kristen Siemen
Chief Sustainability Officer
General Motors

Mark Cutifani

Mark Cutifani
Chief Executive Officer
Anglo American

Paul Graves

Paul Graves
Chief Executive Officer
Livent

Joji Tagawa

Joji Tagawa
Chief Sustainability Officer
Nissan Motor

Richard C. Adkerson

Richard C. Adkerson
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Namrata Thapar

Namrata Thapar
Global Head, Mining
The International Finance Corporation

Von Hernandez

Von Hernandez
Global Coordinator
Break Free From Plastic (BFFP)

Mark Russell

Mark Russell
CEO & President
Nikola Corporation

Julie Gorte, Ph.D.

Julie Gorte, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing
Impax Asset Management

Paul Eremenko

Paul Eremenko
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Universal Hydrogen

Mary Jane McQuillen

Mary Jane McQuillen
Head of ESG and Portfolio Manager
ClearBridge Investments

Jean-Dominique Takis Kumbo

Jean-Dominique Takis Kumbo
Chief Executive Officer
Entreprise Générale du Cobalt S.A

Eva Gouwens

Eva Gouwens
Chief Executive Officer
Fairphone

Carine Smith Ihenacho

Carine Smith Ihenacho
Chief Governance and Compliance Officer
Norges Bank Investment Management

Christian Mumenthaler

Christian Mumenthaler
Group Chief Executive Officer
Swiss Re

Dr Steve Howard

Dr. Steve Howard
Chief Sustainability Officer
Temasek International

Torbjørg Fossum

Torbjørg Klara Fossum
VP Global CCS Solutions
Equinor

Karsten Temme

Karsten Temme
co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
Pivot Bio

Bruce Niemeyer

Bruce Niemeyer
Vice President, Strategy & Sustainability
Chevron Corporation

Dr Dieter Weisskopf

Dr Dieter Weisskopf
Chief Executive Officer
Lindt & Sprüngli Group

Thomas Schmall

Thomas Schmall
Group Board Member, Technology Volkswagen AG
and Chief Executive Officer, Volkswagen Group Components

Peter Boone

Peter Boone
Chief Executive Officer
Barry Callebaut

Jack McAneny

Jack McAneny
Vice President, Global Sustainability
P&G

Nadia Rasheed

Nadia Rasheed
Deputy Resident Representative
UNDP India

Michael Peter

Michael Peter
Chief Executive Officer
Siemens Mobility

Andre de Ruyter

Andre de Ruyter
Group Chief Executive
Eskom

Eoin Murray

Eoin Murray
Head of Investment
Federated Hermes International

Sandrine Sommer

Sandrine Sommer
CSR & Sustainable Development Director
Moet Hennessy

Joachim Wenning

Joachim Wenning
Chairman of the Board of Management
Munich Re (Group)

Helen Browning

Helen Browning
Chief Executive
Soil Association

Walter Schalka

Walter Schalka
Chief Executive Officer - Chief Executive Officer
Suzano

David M. Turk

David M. Turk
Deputy Secretary
U.S. Department of Energy

Oren Zaslansky

Oren Zaslansky
Founder & CEO
Flock Freight

H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat

H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat
Minister of International Cooperation
Arab Republic of Egypt

Don Lindsay

Don Lindsay
President and Chief Executive Officer
Teck

Radical Redesign

Richard Browning

Richard Browning
Founder and Chief Test Pilot
Gravity Industries Ltd.

Mia Mottley

Mia Mottley
Prime Minister
Barbados

Yat Siu

Yat Siu
Chairman and Co-Founder
Animoca Brands

Merck Mercuriadis

Merck Mercuriadis
Founder and CEO
Hipgnosis Songs Fund

Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers
Multiple Award Winning Composer, Producer, Arranger, Guitarist and Co-Founder
CHIC

Renate Nyborg

Renate Nyborg
CEO
Tinder

Robert Dingemanse

Robert Dingemanse
CEO & Founder
PAL-V International BV

Daehoon Kim

Daehoon Kim
CEO & President
IriTech

Toby Norman

Toby Norman
Chief Executive Officer
Simprints

Andrew Barnes

Andrew Barnes
Founder
Perpetual Guardian and 4 Day Week Global

Meghana Reddy

Meghana Reddy
Vice President of People & Operations
Loom

Jin Song Montesano

Jin Song Montesano
Chief People Officer
LIXIL Corporation

Justin Hall

Justin Hall
Partner
Golden Gate Ventures

Dmitry Levit

Dmitry Levit
Partner
Cento Ventures

Eddy Njoroge

Eddy Njoroge
President
ISO

Frzella

Natalie Johnson
Founder
Neuno

Benoit Pagotto

Benoit Pagotto
Co-Founder
RTFKT

Tessie San Martin

Tessie San Martin
FHi360

Anna Kominik

Anna Kominik
Asia Pacific Region Director
Wisk

Andoni Luis Aduriz

Andoni Luis Aduriz
Michelin Star Chef

Michael DePrisco

Michael DePrisco
Chief Operating Officer
Project Management Institute (PMI)

Coral Alcaraz

Coral Alcaraz
Chief People Officer
Desigual

David Radcliffe

David Radcliffe
Vice President, Real Estate & Workplace Services and Global Security & Resilience Services
Google

Nipun Mehra

Nipun Mehra
Co-Founder and CEO
Ula

Givanildo Pereira Bastos

Givanildo Pereira Bastos
CEO and Founder
Favela Brasil Xpress

Sophie Goossens

Sophie Goossens
Partner
Reed Smith LLP

Pillar Sponsor Bain & Company

A Fairer World

Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager
Executive Vice President
European Commission for A Europe Fit for the Digital Age

Michael Anthony Holding

Michael Anthony Holding
Former Cricketer
West Indies

Winnie Byanyima

Winnie Byanyima
UNAIDS Executive Director
UNAIDS

Thomas Mew

Thomas Mew
Partner
Buckley Beal, LLP

Dr Soumya Swaminathan

Dr Soumya Swaminathan
Chief Scientist
World Health Organisation

Ritu Kapur

Ritu Kapur
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Quint Digital Media Ltd

Bing Chen

Bing Chen
President and Co-founder
Gold House

David Greene

David Greene
Civil Liberties Director/Senior Staff Attorney
Electronic Frontier Foundation

Dr Mark McBride-Wright CEng

Dr Mark McBride-Wright CEng
Founder
EqualEngineers

Krista L. Baughman

Krista L. Baughman
Partner
Dhillon Law Group Inc.

Melissa Siska Juminto

Melissa Siska Juminto
Chief Operating Officer
Tokopedia

RoseAnne Archibald

RoseAnne Archibald
National Chief
The Assembly of First Nations

Carlien Scheele

Carlien Scheele
Director
European Institute for Gender Equality

Lidia Thorpe

Lidia Thorpe
Senator for Victoria
Australian Greens

Dr Ahmad Sarmast

Dr Ahmad Sarmast
Founder and Director
Afghanistan National Institute of Music

Julie Coffman

Julie Coffman
Chief Diversity Officer
Bain & Company

Stéphanie Oueda Cruz

Stéphanie Oueda Cruz
Head of Gender and Diversity
IDB Invest

Mark Schoofs

Mark Schoofs
Editor-In-Chief
BuzzFeed News

Kate Bingham

Kate Bingham
Former Chair or the UK Vaccine Taskforce and Managing Partner
SV Health Investors

Amanda Zamora

Amanda Zamora
Publisher and Co-Founder
The 19th*

Gurchaten Sandhu

Gurchaten Sandhu
President of UN Globe, and Non-Discrimination Programme Officer
International Labour Organization

Dr. Rachel Levine

Dr. Rachel Levine
Asst. Secretary for Health
United States

Ellene A. Sana

Ellene A. Sana
Executive Director
Center for Migrant Advocacy Philippines (CMA)

Tim Cadogan

Tim Cadogan
CEO
GoFundMe

Stacey Abrams

Stacey Abrams
Founder
Fair Fight Action

Audrey Tang

Audrey Tang
Minister without Portfolio
Executive Yuan Taiwan

Saru Jayaraman

Saru Jayaraman
President
One Fair Wage

Liz Jenkins

Liz Jenkins
COO
Hello Sunshine

Dr. Aletha Maybank

Dr. Aletha Maybank
Chief Health Equity Officer
American Medical Association

Dr. Joia Crear-Perry

Dr. Joia Crear-Perry
President
National Birth Equity Collaborative

Roya Rahmani

Roya Rahmani
Former Afghan Ambassador to USA

Mahbouba Seraj

Mahbouba Seraj
Executive Director
Afghan Womens Skills Development Center

Alex Au

Alex Au
Vice President
Transient Workers Count Too (TWC2)

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Reiko Harima
Regional Coordinator
Mekong Migration Network

Lukas Zeickner-Okoro

Lukas Zeickner-Okoro
Director
Ahiamwen (Bird Guild)

Prof. Dr. Barbara Plankensteiner

Prof. Dr. Barbara Plankensteiner
Director
Museum am Rothenbaum–World Cultures and Arts

soon

Professor Abba Isa Tijani Director General Nigeria's National Commission for Museums and Monuments

Rosanna Landis Weaver

Rosanna Landis Weaver
Wage Justice & Executive Pay Program Manager
As You Sow

Dan Price

Dan Price
Chief Executive Officer
Gravity Payments

Dr. Abdulaziz Sager

Dr. Abdulaziz Sager
Chairman
Gulf Research Center

Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed

Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed
Visiting Professor at the Middle East Centre
London School of Economics

Tawakkol Karman

Tawakkol Karman
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Tawakkol Karman Foundation

Nadim Houry

Nadim Houry
Executive Director
Arab Reform Initiative (ARI)

Liz Shuler

Liz Shuler
President
AFL-CIO

Alma S. Adams

Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D.
Co-founder and Co-Chair
The Black Maternal Health Caucus in U.S. Congress

Elvira Constantina Pablo Antonio

Elvira Constantina Pablo Antonio
Policy and Member Engagement Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean
Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage

Jerome Foster II

Jerome Foster II
White House Climate Advisor, President Biden’s Environmental Justice Advisory Council
White House

Nathan Law

Nathan Law
Hong Kong democratic activist

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