Ideas with Impact: Emerging Leaders Confront Global Challenges

Silvia Beltrametti, Lecturer, School of Art Institute of Chicago; Zachary Brown, Former Principal, Milliman; Michael Hubbard, Portfolio Manager, Thrivent Mutual Funds; Alex Kruzel, President & Partner, Market Strategy Group; Nalini Prakash Hart, Managing Director, KPMG; And other participants

Gender, Sexuality, and the City: Discourse in the Public Square

James Cappleman, Alderman of Chicago’s 46th Ward ; Natalie Moore , South Side Reporter, WBEZ; Juliane Wolf, Design Principal, Studio Gang. Moderated by Katelyn Jones.

Young Professionals
John Hickenlooper on American Foreign Policy

John Hickenlooper, Former Governor, State of Colorado

Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America

Jared Cohen, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jigsaw

What’s Your Story? Connecting Chicago to the Top of the World

Geoff Green, Founder and President, Students on Ice Foundation; Imran Khan, Founder and CEO, Embarc; Maatalii Okalik, Former President, National Inuit Youth Council; Nelson Tagoona, Professional Beatboxer/Guitarist, Solo Throatbox Inventor; Cassy Jade, Singer and Songwriter. Moderated by Steve Bynum; Bruce and Vicki Heyman.

The Global Classroom: Creating Universal Citizens

Cary Bolnick, World Studies Teacher, Farragut Career Academy ; Cindy Lo, High School Senior, Naperville Central High School; Heather Singmaster, Director, Center for Global Education, Asia Society. Moderated by Abigayil Joseph.

Corporate Leadership Breakfast

Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; James O'Brien, Vice Chair and Europe Practice Head, Albright Stonebridge Group

The Shadow War: A Conversation with CNN's Jim Sciutto

Jim Sciutto, Anchor and Chief National Security Correspondent, CNN. Moderated by Brian Hanson.