New Aid in a New Age: Understanding International Development

Nicholas Kristof, Author and Columnist, The New York Times; Catherine Bertini, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture

Migrant Children: Causes & Consequences

Oscar Chacón, Executive Director of the National Alliance of Latin American & Caribbean Communities ; The Honorable Michael Chertoff, Executive Chairman and Cofounder of the Chertoff Group; Maria Woltjen, Executive Director of the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights at the University of Chicago Law School. Moderated by Tara Magner.

Global Cities and Big Data: Chicago Rising

Lincoln Ellis , Managing Director and Senior Strategist, Green Square Capital, LLC; John Livingston , Director, McKinsey & Company; Caralynn Nowinski , MD, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, UI LABS; Nirav Shah, MD, Associate, Sidley Austin LLP; Ted Souder, Head of Industry-Retail, Google, Inc. Introduced by Molly O'Donnell .

Young Professionals
Global Jobs Forum

Jeffrey D. Klein , President and CEO, The Global FoodBanking Network; Caralynn Nowinski, MD, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, UI LABS; Don Welsh, President and CEO, Choose Chicago. Moderated by Steve Edwards.

From Ben Franklin to Steve Jobs: Walter Isaacson on the Great Leaders

Walter Isaacson, President and CEO, Aspen Institute. Introduced by Lester Crown.

Rebuilding: A Child Soldier After War

Ishmael Beah, Author; United Nations Goodwill Ambassador; President and Founder, Ishmael Beah Foundation. Moderated by Ashley McCall.

Secretary Vilsack on Innovation in Agriculture

The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture


Young Professionals
Poached—The Black Market For Blood Ivory

Dr. Iain Douglas-Hamilton, Founder & CEO, Save the Elephants. Moderated by Dr. Stuart Strahl.