Events

Event
Audiences
Yanis Varoufakis: Europe and the Austerity Fallacy

Yanis Varoufakis, Economist and Former Minister of Finance, Hellenic Republic


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Envoy: From Afghanistan to America, and Back

The Honorable Zalmay Khalilzad, Former US Ambassador to Iraq, Afghanistan, and the United Nations; President, Gryphon Partners. In conversation with Cécile Shea.


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Election 2016: US Leadership in Question

Heidi Crebo-Rediker, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Robert Kagan, Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution; Columnist, The Washington Post. Moderated by Paul Smyke.


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Interest and Influence: Central Banks and the Global Economic Outlook

Jerome H. Powell, Member, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System


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Alter Egos: Obama, Clinton, and American Power

Mark Landler, White House Correspondent, The New York Times


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Chicago Release: Public Opinion, Foreign Policy, and the Road to 2016

David Axelrod, Director, Institute of Politics; former Senior Advisor to the President, White House; Alex Castellanos, Chairman and Founding Partner, Purple Strategies; Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Dina Smeltz, Senior Fellow, Public Opinion and Foreign Policy


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Cities Drive the World — What Drives the World's Cities?

Clive Christison, VP, Supply & Optimization for Fuels, BP North America; Sarah Herda, Artistic Director, Chicago Architecture Biennial; Director, Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts; Brian Lee, Design Partner, Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill LLP; Andrés Mendoza Peña, Principal, Strategy, Marketing, and Sales Practice, A.T. Kearney, Inc. Moderated by Noah Toly.


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The Inclusive City

Elizabeth Dozier, Managing Director, Chicago Beyond; Former Principal, Christian Fenger High School, Chicago; Claudio Orrego, Governor, Metropolitan Region of Santiago, Chile; Anne-Marie Slaughter, President and CEO, New America; ​Dorothee Stapelfeldt, Minister for Urban Development and Housing, Hamburg, Germany. Moderated by Edward Luce.


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Combating Violence and Building Unity

Christiane Hajj, Executive Director, Fundación Centro Histórico; Executive Director, Violence Prevention Program, Carlos Slim Foundation; Robert Muggah, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Cities; Michael A. Nutter, Distinguished Fellow, Global Cities; Abi Williams, President, The Hague Institute for Global Justice. Moderated by Edward Luce.


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Redesigning the Global City

Ricky Burdett, Director, LSE Cities; Peter Kudryavtsev, Founding Partner, Citymakers; LaMar Hasbrouck, MD, MPH, Executive Director, National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO); Helle Søholt, Founding Partner & CEO, Gehl Architects ApS. Moderated by Edwin Heathcote.


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