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http://www.weforum.org/ What lies ahead for the global economy in 2017? - Laurence D. Fink, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackRock, USA - Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer of the United Kingdom - Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan - Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC - Wolfgang Schäuble, Federal Minister of Finance of Germany Chaired by - Martin Wolf, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times, United Kingdom
http://www.weforum.org/ Deep debate is ongoing about which banking model will be the most resilient in the face of greater uncertainty. What is the right global strategy when operating across different regions and regulatory environments? This session was developed in partnership with CNBC. - Mary Callahan Erdoes, Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co., USA - Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer, UBS, Switzerland - António Horta-Osório, Chief Executive, Lloyds Banking Group, United Kingdom - Andrey L. Kostin, President and Chairman, VTB Bank Management Board, VTB Bank, Russian Federation - Brian T. Moynihan, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America Corporation, USA; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017 Mo...
http://www.weforum.org/ Cutting subsidies, diversifying economies, investing in renewables: with energy prices stabilizing at a lower level, how effectively will governments reform and markets respond? - Fatih Birol, Executive Director, International Energy Agency, Paris - Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia - Isabelle Kocher, Chief Executive Officer, ENGIE, France - Maxim Oreshkin, Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Moderated by - John Defterios, Editor, Emerging Markets; Anchor, CNNMoney, United Arab Emirates
http://www.weforum.org/ What are the top issues on the global economic agenda and how will they be addressed in the year ahead? On the agenda: - Rising income inequality and declining productivity - Divergence in monetary policies among major economies - Build-up of sovereign and corporate debt Speakers: · Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, Corporate Affairs and Information and Broadcasting of India. · Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan. · Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC. · George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer and First Secretary of State of the United Kingdom. · Tidjane Thiam, Chief Executive Officer, Credit Suisse, Switzerland. Chaired by Martin Wolf, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator, Financial....
http://www.weforum.org/ With Asia attracting half of global fintech investment, what trends are driving this global next-generation financial system? - David Craig, President, Financial and Risk, Thomson Reuters, United Kingdom - Francisco González, Group Executive Chairman, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Spain - Eric Jing, Chief Executive Officer, Ant Financial Services Group, People's Republic of China - Dan Schulman, Chief Executive Officer, PayPal, USA - Cecilia Skingsley, Deputy Governor, Swedish Central Bank (Sveriges Riksbank), Sweden Moderated by - Henry Blodget, Chief Executive Officer and Editor-in-Chief, Business Insider, USA
http://www.weforum.org/ Ebola proved that the world needs a new model to fight disease outbreaks. Learn how the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations responds to that call, forearming humanity against future crises. - Alpha Condé, President of Guinea - Jeremy Farrar, Director, Wellcome Trust, United Kingdom - William H. Gates III, Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA - Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway - Sir Andrew Witty, Chief Executive Officer, GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom Chaired by - Zanny Minton Beddoes, Editor-in-Chief, The Economist, United Kingdom
http://www.weforum.org/ What are the top issues on the global science agenda and how will they be addressed in the year ahead? - Marc N. Casper, President and Chief Executive Officer, Thermo Fisher Scientific, USA - France A. Córdova, Director, National Science Foundation (NSF), USA - Fabiola Gianotti, Director-General, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Geneva - Sung-Mo Steve Kang, President, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Republic of Korea Moderated by - Philip Campbell, Editor-in-Chief, Nature, United Kingdom
http://www.weforum.org/ What are the main challenges and opportunities on the geopolitical horizon in 2017? - Nikolaus von Bomhard, Chairman of the Board of Management, Munich Re, Germany - Shirley Ann Jackson, President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), USA - Shinichi Kitaoka, President, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Japan - Tzipi Livni, Former Foreign Minister and Co-Leader of the Opposition, Knesset, Israel Moderated by - Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman, Munich Security Conference, Germany
http://www.weforum.org/ Accelerating since 2016, but facing an uncertain global environment with almost one-quarter of their debt due this year, will global growth markets remain attractive for business in 2017? - Afsaneh Mashayekhi Beschloss, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Rock Creek Group, USA - Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Finance of South Africa - Liu Mingkang, BCT Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Global Economics and Finance, Chinese University of Hong Kong, People's Republic of China - Arif M. Naqvi, Founder and Group Chief Executive, Abraaj Group, United Arab Emirates - Carmen M. Reinhart, Minos A. Zombanakis Professor of the International Financial System, Harvard Kennedy School, USA Moderated by - Yang Yanqing, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, China Business News, Peo...
http://www.weforum.org/ Four out of five jobs lost due to globalization have been sacrificed to technological change rather than trade. What have we learned about globalization to improve its governance? This session was developed in partnership with Quartz. - Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden - Dambisa Moyo, Author, United Kingdom; Young Global Leader - Abidali Neemuchwala, Chief Executive Officer, Wipro, USA - Bradford L. Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft Corporation, USA Moderated by - Kevin Delaney, President and Editor-in-Chief, Quartz - Atlantic Media, USA
http://www.weforum.org/ Asia looks to play an increasingly important role in the global economy as ASEAN celebrates its 50th anniversary. But as prospects for global trade darken, how will Asia’s economic journey continue? - Anthony F. Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer, AirAsia, Malaysia - Li Daokui, Dean, Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China - Kishore Mahbubani, Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore - Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia - Nouriel Roubini, Professor of Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University, USA Moderated by - Xueling Lin, Presenter, Channel NewsAsia, Singapore
http://www.weforum.org/ Join this special conversation with the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia, to discuss leadership and peace in a turbulent world, and to recognize his unremitting efforts in the Colombian peace process with the Forum’s Global Statesmanship Award. Introduced by - Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum - Juan Manuel Santos, President of the Republic of Colombia Chaired by - Børge Brende, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway
http://www.weforum.org/ Armed conflict, natural disaster and extreme poverty are producing record numbers of international refugees, internally displaced persons and economic migrants. How can government, industry and civil society work together to respond to the growing crisis? Speakers: -Alexander De Croo, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation, the Digital Agenda, Telecommunications and Postal Services of Belgium. -Peter Maurer, President, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Geneva. -H.M. Queen Rania Al Abdullah Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. -Mehmet Simsek, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey. -Hamdi Ulukaya, Chief Executive Officer, Chobani, USA. Chaired by Philipp Rösler, Head of the Centre for Regional Strate...
http://www.weforum.org/ Description * What key trends are defining and challenging the future of trade and investment? On the agenda: - Shift from multilateral to cross-regional approaches - Trade diversification and services trade - Impact of digital technology on global value chains Speakers: - David Abney, UPS - Nils Smedegaard Andersen, A.P. Møller-Maersk A/S - Roberto Azevêdo, World Trade Organization (WTO) - Thomas T. Lembong, Ministry of Trade of Indonesia - Cecilia Malmström, European Commission Moderated by Rebecca Blumenstein, The Wall Street Journal
http://www.weforum.org/ Among millennials, 70% look optimistically to the future and more than half believe they can actively contribute to decision-making in their countries, according to the Global Shapers Annual Survey. How can leaders draw on this spirit to envision positive narratives for the future? - Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC - Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Documentary Film-maker, SOC Films, Pakistan; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017; Young Global Leader - Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Board, Facebook, USA; Young Global Leader Alumnus - Ahmad Sarmast, Founder, Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM), Afghanistan - Meg Whitman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Hewl...