Conference Call: Business, Politics, and the Gulf Cooperation Council

Jared Willis, Associate Director, Berkeley Research Group; Khaled Bahrami, Consultant, Berkeley Research Group

Leadership Circles

Young Professionals
Water and Sustainability- The Conversation Continues in Chicago

Prasanta Kalita, Professor and Presidential Fellow, University of Illinois System; Sera Young, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University. Moderated by Michael Tiboris.

White House Warriors: The Past, Present, and Future of the National Security Council

John Gans, Director of Communications and Research, Perry World House, University of Pennsylvania. Moderated by Ivo H. Daalder.

Leadership Circles

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

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


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 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.

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.