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Markets Over Mao: The Rise of China's Private Sector
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Nicholas Lardy, Anthony M. Solomon Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

The Chicago Club
81 E. Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60605

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Rosewater with Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari
Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:00 p.m.
Maziar Bahari, Author and Journalist; Jon Stewart, Director, Rosewater, and Host, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart; Moderated by Clarence Page, Member of the Editorial Board, Chicago Tribune, and Member of the Board, Committee to Protect Journalists
SOLD OUT
Venue will be announced via email to registered guests.






Chicago's Future as an Energy Hub
Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Jeff Malehorn, President and Chief Executive Officer, World Business Chicago; Robert Skaggs, President and Chief Executive Officer, NiSource Inc.; Doug Sparkman, Chief Operating Officer, North American Fuels, BP plc; moderated by Vance Scott, Lead Partner, Americas Energy Practice, A.T. Kearney

The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



1989: Twenty-five Years Since the End of History
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Francis Fukuyama, Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow, Stanford University

Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Directors' Circle Dinner with Francis Fukuyama
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Francis Fukuyama, Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow, Stanford University

Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604

Members $125 | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Directors’ Circle, and Corporate Principals



Crisis Communication in the Age of a 140-Character News Cycle
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 7:30 a.m.
Jennifer Thompson, Executive Vice President, Global Crisis and Risk, Edelman

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
332 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60604

Members $10 | Breakfast included



China's Environmental Crisis
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 7:30 a.m.
Ian Johnson, Beijing Correspondent, The New York Times; Liu Jianqiang, Beijing Editor, chinadialogue

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
332 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60604

Complimentary | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Directors’ Circle, President’s Circle, and Corporate Principals.



Capitalism versus the Climate?
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Naomi Klein, Journalist and Author, Puffin Foundation Writing Fellow, The Nation Institute

The Drake Hotel
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL 60611

Members: $10 | Nonmembers: $20



Migrant Children: Causes & Consequences
Thursday, October 30, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Oscar Chacón, Executive Director, National Alliance of Latin American & Caribbean Communities; The Honorable Michael Chertoff, former Secretary, US Department of Homeland Security; Maria Woltjen, Executive Director, Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights, University of Chicago Law School; moderated by Tara Magner, Program Officer, Policy Research, US Programs, MacArthur Foundation

Hilton Hotel Chicago
720 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Frontier Markets: The Hunt for Yield
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Nell Cady-Kruse, Former Chief Risk Officer, Wholesale Banking, Standard Chartered Bank; Nick Padgett, CFA, Managing Director, Frontaura Capital LLC; Charles Robertson, Chief Economist and Head of Macro-Strategy, Renaissance Capital; moderated by Quintin Primo III, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Capri Capital Partners

The Chicago Club
81 E. Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60605

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Invitational Dinner with Brad Keywell
Thursday, November 6, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Brad Keywell, Cofounder and Managing Partner, Lightbank; Cofounder and Director, Groupon; Cofounder and Director, Echo Global Logistics; Founder, Chicago Ideas Week

JW Marriott Chicago
151 W. Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Members $135 | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Directors’ Circle, President’s Circle, and Corporate Principals.



Vision & Disruption: Brad Keywell on the Entrepreneurial Journey
Thursday, November 6, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Brad Keywell, Cofounder and Managing Partner, Lightbank; Cofounder and Director, Groupon; Cofounder and Director, Echo Global Logistics; Founder, Chicago Ideas Week

JW Marriott Chicago
151 W. Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Ebola and Global Preparedness
Thursday, November 13, 2014 7:30 a.m.
Nirav Shah MD, Associate, Sidley Austin LLP

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
332 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60604

YP Members $10



National Insecurity
Thursday, November 13, 2014 5:30 p.m.
David Rothkopf, CEO and Editor, Foreign Policy, and CEO and President, Garten Rothkopf

The Chicago Club
81 E. Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60605

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Nature's Fortune
Monday, November 17, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Mark Tercek, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Nature Conservancy

The Renaissance Blackstone Chicago
636 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Beijing Drama: Xi Jinping's Anti-Corruption Drive and the Future of Chinese Politics
Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Minxin Pei, Tom and Margot Pritzker ‘72 Professor of Government, and Director, Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies, Claremont McKenna College

Downtown venue to be determined



Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses, Geeks, and the Digital Revolution
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Walter Isaacson, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Aspen Institute

The Fairmont Chicago
200 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



Robots on the Battlefield: Decoding the Debate
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Ronald C. Arkin, Regents’ Professor, Associate Dean for Research and Space Planning, Georgia Institute of Technology; Stephen Goose, Director, Arms Division, Human Rights Watch

Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
20 E Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60611

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



The Coming Global Disorder: America's New Isolationism?
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Bret Stephens, Foreign Affairs Columnist, Deputy Editorial Page Editor, The Wall Street Journal

Fairmont Chicago
200 N Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



The New York Times' Roger Cohen on Israel, Gaza, and the US-EU Divide
Thursday, January 15, 2015 5:30 p.m.
Roger Cohen, Author and Columnist, The New York Times

Fairmont Chicago, International Ballroom
200 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Members $10 | Nonmembers $20



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