Political Economist & Author
Author, professor and expert on global politics and economics, Dr. Blyth regularly speaks to diverse global audiences including financial institutions, corporations, associations, governments and literary festivals.
Author, Yale Lecturer & Harvard Senior Fellow
Vikram Mansharamani is an experienced global equity investor and lecturer at Yale University. He is the author of Boombustology: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst.
Harvard Law Professor & Presidential Candidate
One of the most inspiring and visionary thought leaders of the digital age, Lawrence Lessig occupies a unique place at the intersection of transformative ideals, citizen activism and democracy itself.
Senior Advisor to President Obama
From restructuring the American auto industry to securing the Paris Climate Agreement, Brian Deese was the President’s point person on some of the most historic undertakings of the Obama administration.
Chief of Staff to Secretary of State Kerry
Jon Finer’s career highlights include key roles in the Iran nuclear deal, Paris climate accord, Middle East peace talks, European immigration crisis and Asia rebalance, and the effort to end the Syrian civil war.
Founder, Google Ideas & CEO, Jigsaw
As the founder and director of Google Ideas at Google and now the president of Jigsaw (its successor arm within Alphabet Inc.), Jared Cohen is at the forefront of using technology to tackle global challenges.
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist, Author
Ron Suskind is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, best-selling author, founder of Sidekicks, teacher, essayist and speaker whose impassioned presentations mix monologue with reportage, and pathos with humor.
The World's Leading Geo-Strategist
Parag Khanna is the leading voice on the future of global affairs. One of Esquire’s 75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century, he was a foreign policy advisor to President Barack Obama during his campaign.