EXAMINING THE FRAMEWORKS CREATED AT BRETTON WOODS.
EXPLORING THE FUTURE OF GLOBAL ECONOMICS.
JULY 22 - 25, 2019
A NEW GATHERING FOR A NEW ERA.
EXAMINING THE PAST. ASSESSING THE PRESENT. EXPLORING THE FUTURE.
of the Historic
Of the World's
Boldest & Most
Elevating the Economic Arts & Sciences
Delegates from around the world gathered at the historic Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire to design a monetary system for the post-war era — the international financial structure still in place.
On the 75th anniversary of the historic forum, experts from across disciplines will convene in Bretton Woods to study the original frameworks created and their application today. Diverse perspectives on data and outcomes will meet classic and emerging theories on technology, sustainability, collaboration & more.
Author, The Chalice & the Blade; The Real Wealth of Nations: Building a Caring Economy
Former US Executive Director, IMF
Lawrence H. Summers
Former Chief Economist, World Bank &
U.S. Treasury Secretary
Kenyan Politician & Activist
NOTABLE PARTICIPANTS INCLUDE
Dr. Benn Steil
Author, The Battle of Bretton Woods
Head of Bloomberg Economics
Former Chief Market Strategist, JP Morgan Chase
Civil Rights Activist
Founder, Schumacher Center for New Economics
Head of Sustainable Finance, World Wildlife Fund
4th Industrial Revolution Center, WEF
Author, Sacred Instructions
John C. Rogers
Former Deputy Assistant,
U.S. Secretary of Defense
Select organizations represented include:
IMF, World Bank, World Wildlife Fund, CARE, Poverty Action Lab, Brookings Institute, Holochain, RL Leaders, Council on Foreign Relations, Human Rights Foundation, Buckminster Fuller Institute, Long Now Foundation, The Bretton Woods Committee, The Nature Conservancy, MIT Innovation Lab, US Federal Reserve, Financial Times, MEMEnomics Group, Schumacher Center, Institute for New Economic Thinking, Bloomberg News, & Crooked Media
UNITING GLOBAL EXPERTS TO
SHARE UNIQUE PERSPECTIVES.
In attendance are a highly curated group of economists, technologists, scientists, policy makers, business leaders, creatives, historians and activists from around the world.
Participants are hand-selected for their unique contributions and expertise in their fields.
ASSESSING THE ECONOMIC ISSUES OF OUR TIME.
SELECT TOPICS INCLUDE
Retrospective of Bretton Woods Institutions
Whole Systems Economic Design
Evolution of Money & Rethinking Value
Governing the Commons
The 4th Industrial Revolution: Emergent Ethics
Learning from the Financial Crisis
Ecological Economics & the Evolution of Capital
Geopolitics of Money
The Evolution of Central Banks
Sustainable Economic Development
Economics of Climate Change
Municipal Economics & Local Innovation
Planet or Plastic?
Building a Caring Economy
Lessons from Emerging Markets on Global Cooperation
Spiral Dynamics & the Emerging Values of Humanity
Access & Empowerment for Women
The Future of Global Reserve Currencies
EXPANSIVE PROGRAMMING. WHOLE SYSTEMS THINKING.
Globally Acclaimed Speakers
Rigorous Working Groups
Intimate Group Discussions
Expansive Wellness Offerings
Majestic New England Setting
"We cannot solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them."
WHO DO YOU WANT
AT THE TABLE?