The Global Scramble for the World's Last Resource

Michael T. Klare, Five College Professor of Peace and World Security Studies at Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges

Leadership Circles
Harnessing the Power of Biomass Energy in the Midwest: West Lafayette, IN

Phil Lehmkuhler, Indiana State Director of USDA Rural Development; Wally Tyner, James and Lois Ackerman Professor, Agricultural Economics, Purdue University

The Arab World's Berlin Wall Moment?

Fawaz Gerges, Professor of the International Relations of the Middle East, and Director, Middle East Centre, London School of Economics

Inside Iran

Nazila Fathi, Former Reporter, The New York Times

Leadership Circles
Building a Financial System for the Future

Robert Shiller, Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics, Yale University

The European Challenge: A Spanish Perspective

His Excellency Jorge Dezcallar de Mazarredo, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the United States

Briefing with the PLO Chief Representative to the United States

His Excellency Maen Rashid Areikat, Chief Representative, General Delegation of the Palestine Liberation Organization to the United States

Business as Usual? The Future of Business in Europe

Christoph Leitl, President, Austrian Federal Economic Chamber and former President, Eurochambres. Moderated by Niamh King.

Harnessing the Power of Biomass Energy in the Midwest

David P. Karpinski, Vice President of NorTech, Director of NorTech Energy Enterprise; Melvin Kurtz, Director, President, and Chief Operating Officer, Quasar Energy Group; Tony Logan, State Director, Economic Development, USDA, Ohio

America's Role in Food Security and the Horn of Africa Famine

The Honorable Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator, United States Agency for International Development (USAID)