"The Green Sheikh": Toward Sustainability in the Middle East

Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, “The Green Sheikh,” Environmental Advisor to the Ajman Government, United Arab Emirates, and General Secretary, Al Ihsan Charity. Introduced by Niamh King.

Leadership Circles
Keeping Hope Alive: One Woman, 90,000 Lives Changed

Dr. Hawa Abdi, President, Dr. Hawa Abdi Foundation. Moderated by Niamh King.

North Korea: Behind the Bamboo Curtain

Ambassador Christopher R. Hill, Dean, School of International Studies, University of Denver; a former Assistant Secretary of State; former US Ambassador

Regions: Asia.  

Girl Rising

Holly Gordon, Executive Director, 10x10; Joan Hall, Cofounder, Young Women's Leadership Charter School; Niamh King, Nonresident Fellow, Global Cities and Women and Global Development; Nicole Miles, Graduate, Young Women's Leadership Charter School. Introduced by Katherine Pickus.

The International Criminal Court

Juliet Sorensen, Clinical Assistant Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law. Introduced by Niamh King; Molly O'Donnell.

Young Professionals
Drone Warfare: The Unknown Costs

General James Cartwright, Former Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff; Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies, CSIS. Moderated by Michael Desch.

Asia's New Great Game: The Coming Conflict in Asia?

Marshall M. Bouton, President, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Corporate Social Responsibility

Joyce Coffee, Vice President, Business + Social Purpose, Edelman. Introduced by Molly O'Donnell .

Young Professionals
China: Then and Now

The Honorable Nicholas Platt, Former US Ambassador, and President Emeritus, Asia Society. Introduced by Marshall M. Bouton.

Leadership Circles
Ukraine: Between East and West

His Excellency Olexander Motsyk, Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States. Introduced by Michael Polsky.