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Program Schedule

5 November 2019

12:30 - 13:30

Check-In and Refreshments


13:30 - 14:00

Welcome and Opening Remarks


14:00 - 15:00

Headshot photo of Yang Lan

Opening Keynote

Yang Lan, Chairperson, Sun Media Group and Sun Culture Foundation

15:00 - 16:00

Business Panel: Designing Success


16:00 - 16:30

Meet the Speakers Book-signing Break


16:30 - 17:00

Headshot photo of Diana Theodores, PhD

Afternoon Keynote

Diana Theodores, PhD, International Performance Coach, Author, and Director

17:30 - 18:30

Headshot photo of Tererai Trent, PhD

Closing Keynote

Tererai Trent, PhD, Author and Educator

19:30 - 22:00

Networking Dinner
Casual attire


6 November 2019

8:00 - 8:30

Welcome and Coffee


8:30 - 9:30

Headshot photo of Noreena Hertz, PhD

Opening Keynote

Noreena Hertz, PhD, Economist and Author

9:30 - 10:30

Business Panel: Designing Success


10:30 - 11:00

Meet the Speakers Book-signing Break


11:00 - 12:00

Headshot photo of Margaret Heffernan, PhD

Morning Keynote

Margaret Heffernan, PhD, Entrepreneur, Chief Executive, and Author

12:00 - 13:15

Luncheon


13:15 - 14:15

Headshot photo of Fatima Bhutto

Afternoon Keynote

Fatima Bhutto, Author, Journalist, and Activist

14:15 - 15:30

Headshot photo of Dame Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE

Signature Dialogue

Dame Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE, Founder, the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace

15:30 - 16:00

Meet the Speakers Book-signing Break


16:00 - 17:00

Headshot photo of Jameela Jamil

Closing Keynote

Jameela Jamil, Actor, Presenter, and Activist

17:00 - 17:30

Connection Reception