The Future

The Honorable Al Gore, Former U.S. Vice President, Nobel Prize Laureate, and Cofounder and Chairman, Generation Investment Management and Current TV. Introduced by The Honorable William M. Daley.

The Franco-German Partnership and the Future of Europe

His Excellency Peter Ammon, Ambassador of Germany to the United States; His Excellency François Delattre, Ambassador of France to the United States. Moderated by Fay Hartog Levin.

Come On, Light the Fire: Igniting Social Innovation

Sonal Shah, Senior Fellow, Case Foundation; Fellow, Institute of Politics, Harvard University. Introduced by Tom Anderson.

Young Professionals
Turmoil and Turbulence: Barack Obama and the Middle East 2.0

David Ottaway, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Aaron David Miller, Vice President, New Initiatives, and Distinguished Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Haleh Esfandiari, Director, Middle East Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Paul Krugman on How to Fix the Economy

Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize Laureate; Columnist, The New York Times; and Professor, Economics and International Affairs, Princeton University. Introduced by Charles Evans.

Peru: South America's Hidden Economic Growth Story

His Excellency Luis Miguel Castilla Rubio, Minister of Economy and Finance of Peru. Introduced by Marcel Molins.

The Specter of American Decline

Robert Kagan, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, The Brookings Institution. Introduced by J. Douglas Gray.

The Fight Against Human Trafficking

Susan Bissell, Chief of Child Protection, Programme Division, UNICEF; Somaly Mam, President, The Somaly Mam Foundation. Moderated by Scott Portman.

Poland: Upward Flight

His Excellency Ryszard Schnepf, Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the United States; Her Excellency Beata Stelmach, Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Poland. Introduced by Allan Reich.

Turkey Faces the Arab Spring: Towards a New Policy

Bülent Aras, Special Advisor to the Foreign Minister, and Chairman, Center for Strategic Research, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey

Leadership Circles