These speakers help us understand how current events impact Global Economy, Energy & the Environment, the Geopolitical Landscape, and Cybersecurity.

LARRY SUMMERS

  • Director, White House National Economic Council (2009-2010)
  • President, Harvard University (2001-2006)
  • Secretary of the Treasury (1999-2001)
  • Authority on Domestic Economics and International Finance

STEVEN T. MNUCHIN

  • 77th Secretary of the Treasury (2017-2021)
  • Founder and Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dune Capital Management
  • Former Partner and Chief Information Officer at Goldman Sachs
  • Philanthropist

GARY COHN

  • Vice Chairman of IBM
  • Co-Chairman of Cohn-Robbins
  • Former Director of the National Economic Council
  • Chairman of the Board of Pallas Advisors

MOHAMED EL-ERIAN

  • Chief Economic Advisor at Allianz
  • Chair of President Obama’s Global Development Council (2012-2017)
  • CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer of PIMCO (2007-2014)
  • President of Queens College, Cambridge

KEVIN HASSETT

  • Chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers (2017-19)
  • Senior economic advisor to the President during the Coronavirus pandemic
  • Former Senior Economist, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

KEVIN WARSH

  • Member of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System (2006-2011)
  • Executive Secretary of the National Economic Council (2002-2006)
  • Member, Group of Thirty (G30)

JOHN LIPSKY

  • First Deputy Managing Director, IMF (2006-2011)
  • Peterson Distinguished Scholar at the Kissinger Center for Global Affairs and Senior Fellow of the Foreign Policy Institute of Johns Hopkins University’s Paul H. Nitze School for Advanced International Studies (SAIS)

ELIZABETH DUKE

  • Governor of the Federal Reserve (2008-2013)
  • Expert on Monetary Policy With Experience in Retail Banking and Business Lending
  • First Female Chairman of a Top U.S. Bank

PHILIPP HILDEBRAND

  • Chairman, Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank (2010– 2012)
  • Former Swiss Governor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • Member, Group of Thirty (G30)
  • Vice Chairman, BlackRock Inc.

JEAN-CLAUDE TRICHET

  • President, European Central Bank (2003-2011)
  • Chairperson of the Board, Bruegel
  • Honorary Chairman, Group of Thirty (G30); European Chairman, The Trilateral Commission
  • Governor, Banque de France (1993-2003)

PAUL TUCKER

  • Chair, Systemic Risk Council
  • Author of Unelected Power
  • Deputy Governor of the Bank of England (2009-2013)
  • Senior Fellow, Harvard University

OLIVIER BLANCHARD

  • Former Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund (2008-2015)
  • Fred Bergsten Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

JULIA GILLARD

  • 27th Prime Minister of Australia (2010-2013)
  • Chair of the Global Partnership for Education to bring quality education to every child around the world
  • Chair, Wellcome Trust
  • Inaugural Chair, Global Institute for Women’s Leadership at Kings College, London

JIM YONG KIM

  • President, World Bank Group (2012-2019)
  • President, Dartmouth College (2009-2012)
  • Co-Founder, Partners in Health
  • Vice Chairman and Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners

BAN KI-MOON

  • Secretary-General of the United Nations (2007-2016)
  • President & Chair, Global Green Growth Institute
  • Chair, International Olympic Committee Ethics Commission
  • Founder, Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens

AL GORE

  • Vice President of the United States (1993-2001)
  • Founder and Chairman, The Climate Reality Project
  • Independent Director, Apple; Chairman, Generation Investment Management
  • Nobel Peace Laureate (2007)

JUAN MANUEL SANTOS

  • President of Colombia (2010-2018)
  • Nobel Peace Prize Recipient, 2016
  • Leader in Sustainable Development
  • During Santos’ tenure, Colombia led the international agenda to develop the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals

FELIPE CALDERON

  • President of Mexico (2006-2012)
  • Chair of The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate
  • Statesman of the Year, World Economic Forum

H.R. McMaster

  • National Security Advisor to President Trump (2017-18)
  • Lieutenant General, U.S. Army, Retired
  • NYT Bestselling Author, Battlegrounds and Dereliction of Duty
  • Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution

KAY BAILEY HUTCHISON

  • Former Ambassador of the United States to NATO (2017-2021)
  • U.S. Senator from Texas (1993-2013)
  • Contributor, CNBC TV Network (2013-2017)
  • Advisor on Foreign and Security Policy and Voice for Bi-Partisan Policy Solutions

BEN RHODES

  • Political Contributor, NBC News & MSNBC
  • NYT Bestselling Author, The World As It Is and After the Fall
  • Deputy National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama (2009-2017)
  • Chair, National Security Action

DANA PERINO

  • Former White House Press Secretary, Political Commentator, & Journalist
  • Co-Host of The Five and co-anchor of America’s Newsroom on Fox News
  • NYT Bestselling Author
  • Founder of Minute Mentoring

KARL ROVE

  • Foremost Conservative Commentator & Strategist
  • Fox News Contributor & Wall Street Journal Columnist
  • Former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush

JOE LIEBERMAN

  • Advocate for Centrist Policies to Break Partisan Gridlock
  • U.S. Senator from Connecticut (1988-2012)
  • Democratic Candidate for Vice President (2000)

WILL HURD

  • U.S. Representative (R-TX) (2015 - 2021)
  • Former CIA Officer
  • Partner at Crumpton Group
  • Cybersecurity Executive at FusionX

JANE LUTE

  • Former Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security (2009-2013)
  • President and CEO of SICPA North America
  • Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the United Nations
  • Cybersecurity & Homeland Security Expert

JIMMY WALES

  • Founder, Wikipedia, World's 5th Most Visited Website
  • Founder, WT.Social
  • U.S. Internet Entrepreneur and Wiki Pioneer
  • One of TIME Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People”

TOM BOSSERT

  • Former Homeland Security & Counterterrorism Advisor
  • President at Trinity Cyber
  • National Security Analyst at ABC
  • Distinguished Fellow at Atlantic Council

EHUD BARAK

  • Prime Minister of Israel (1999-2001)
  • Minister of Defense of Israel (1999-2001) and (2007-2012)
  • Most Decorated Soldier in Israel's History
  • Member, Board of Directors, CIFC Asset Management

MICHAEL CHERTOFF

  • U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security (2005-2009)
  • Founder, Data Equilibrium Project to address the gap between privacy and national security
  • Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, The Chertoff Group, a global advisory firm