PROGRAM

Riane Eisler

Author, The Chalice & the Blade; The Real Wealth of Nations: Building a Caring Economy

Sherri Mitchell

Author, Sacred Instructions

Meg Lundsager

Former US Executive Director, IMF

John C. Rogers

Former Deputy Assistant, 

U.S. Secretary of Defense

Lawrence H. Summers

Boniface Mwangi

Kenyan Politician & Activist

Former Chief Economist, World Bank &
U.S. Treasury Secretary 

Stephanie Flanders

Head of Bloomberg Economics
Former Chief Market Strategist, JP Morgan Chase

DeRay Mckesson

Civil Rights Activist

Stephanie Kelton

Former Chief Economist, US Senate Budget Committee

Said Dawlabani

Founder, MEMEnomics

Doug Rushkoff

Media Theorist, Author, Team Human

Susan Witt

Founder, Schumacher Center for New Economics

Valerie Craig

Deputy to the Chief Scientist, National Georaphic

Kimberley Motley

International Human Rights Attorney

Gillian Tett

US Managing Director, Financial Times

Sheila Warren

Head of DLT, 
World Economic Forum

Randall Kroszner

Former Board of Governors, US Federal Reserve

Homi Kharas

Director of Global Economy and Development, Brookings

Former Chief Economist for East Asia & Pacific Region, World Bank

Nouriel Roubini

Professor of Economics, NYU Stern

Hans-Joachim Klöckers

Director General, European Central Bank

Ricki Lake

Documentarian & Former Talk Show Host

Matt Mullenweg

Founder, Wordpress

Akon

Singer/Entrepreneur

Clemantine Wamariya

Author & Human Rights Activist

Tom DeSanto

Producer/Writer, X-MEN, Transformers

Dar Vanderbeck

Chief Innovation Officer, CARE International

Dr. Don Beck

Author, Spiral Dynamics

Patricia Marquez

Dean, Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies

Ray Dhirani

Head of Sustainable Finance, World Wildlife Fund

James Rickards

Author, Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis

Jason Hsu

Member of Parliament, Taiwan

Dr. Benn Steil

Author, The Battle of Bretton Woods

Tara Houska

Tribal Attorney, Honor the Earth

Carolyn Finney

Author, Black Faces, White Spaces

Shobhini Mukerji

Executive Director, J-PAL South Asia

Tsitsi Masiyiwa

Founder, Higherlife Foundation

Showcasing notable artists (both established & emerging) from across the world to promote the diversity and unity of human creativity - the canvas upon which global economic policy is also drawn.

Pauline Yang

Classical Pianist

Kishi Bashi

Vocalist & Electric Violinist

Butterscotch

Beatboxer

Dr. Megan Poe

Sound Meditation

Jordan Carlos

Comedian

Grace Kelly

Saxophonist

Ben Gleib

Comedian & Presidential Candidate

Salif

Kora Player

SELECT PARTICIPANTS

GLOBAL TALENT & ARTISTS

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

EXPERIENCE

Guided Nature Walks

Traditional Tea Ceremony

Guided Stargazing

Farm to Table
Culinary Program

Yoga & Sound
Meditation 

Movie Nights: Our Planet: Our Business, The Great Hack, The Great American Lie