Stormy Seas: Climate Change and the Economy

​Adele Simmons, President, Global Philanthropy Partnership; Board of Directors, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs; David Waskow, Director, International Climate Initiative, World Resources Institute. Moderated by David Unger.

COP21: What Happens Next?

Paul Bodnar, Senior Director for Energy and Climate Change, National Security Council, The White House; Ted Brandt, Co-founder and CEO, Marathon Capital; Michael Greenstone, Director, Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC); Derek Walker, Associate Vice President, Global Climate, Environmental Defense Fund. Moderated by Ed Crooks.

The Geopolitics of Energy

Adam Sieminski, James R. Schlesinger Chair for Energy and Geopolitics, Center for Strategic and International Studies. In conversation with Ed Crooks.

From War Crimes to Climate Change: Human Rights in 2016

Kenneth Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch

Strategic Deterrence in the 21st Century

Admiral Cecil D. Haney, Commander, US Strategic Command, Department of Defense

Climate Change and Global Security

Brigadier General Stephen A. Cheney, CEO, American Security Project; Dr. Elisabeth Moyer, Associate Professor, Department of Geophysical Science, University of Chicago. In conversation with Karen Weigert.

Public, Young Professionals, Leadership Circles
Hacked Democracy

Cindy Cohn, Executive Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation; Siobhan Gorman, Director, Brunswick Group; Robert K. Knake, Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Sherri Ramsay, Senior Advisor to the CEO, CyberPoint International; Cybersecurity Consultant. Moderated by Jake Braun.

The Black Sea Region and Transatlantic Security

George Maior, Ambassador of Romania to the United States

Election 2016 and the Global Women's Movement

Mahnaz Afkhami, Founder and President, Women's Learning Partnership; Catherine Bertini, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture; Ellen Chesler, Senior Fellow, Roosevelt Institute. Moderated by Fay Hartog Levin.

The Nuclear Age: Command and Control

Eric Schlosser, Journalist and Author. In conversation with Emma Belcher.