Economics, Politics & World Affairs speakers

• Award-winning journalist, author, media executive

• Editor-in-Chief of Foreign Policy


• Economics expert & Pulitzer-Prize winner

• Author of the acclaimed book, Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World


• National political correspondent for NBC News

• Co-author of #1 NY Times Bestseller 'Shattered'

• Senior editor and economics columnist at The Economist

• Author of The Wealth of Humans

• Award-winning NPR National Desk reporter covering the Pentagon

• Award-winning foreign correspondent

• Author of Samsung Rising


• Political commentator & expert on strategic communications

• Senior fellow at the Brookings Institution

• Author of Islamic Exceptionalism

• Chief Economics Commentator for The Wall Street Journal

• Senior economic correspondent at the New York Times

• Staff writer & financial columnist at The New Yorker

• Author of the NY Times Bestseller Black Edge


• Humanitarian futures and strategic foresight expert

• Author & expert on national security, foreign policy & international relations

• Former member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

• Global political risk & security analyst

• Journalist & co-founder of Memory Well

• Author of Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works

• Senior White House Correspondent at The Hill & CNN Political Analyst

• Co-author of #1 NY Times Bestseller 'Shattered'


• Author of several books on recognizing trends & where the business world meets the global world

• Senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute

• Award-winning journalist at Quartz

• Author of An Economist Walks into a Brothel

• Former Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Intelligence

• Expert on on international cyber security & other geopolitical issues

• Senior National Correspondent for 'NPR News' giving a veteran's take on today's news

• Director of the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institute

• Contributing correspondent to 'The Wall Street Journal'


• Professor at Columbia University

• Named "One of the 50 Most Influential People in Global Finance" by Bloomberg