Darren Fogelman

Founder & CEO

Global Dream Forum

Ben White 

Politico Chief Economic Correspondent and Morning Money Columnist.
CNBC Contributor.


Tim Aeppel

Economics & Companies Reporter


Lauren Young

Future of Work Leader and Wealth Editor 



Edmund Phelps

Winner of the 2006

Nobel Prize in Economics  

Director, Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University



Nir Barzilai

Founding Director, Institute for Aging Research, Albert Einstein College of Medecine and Expert in the Genetics of Longevity

Jamie Metzl

Technology Futurist, Sci-Fi Novelist, Media Commentator & Co-Chair, Partnership for a Secure America


Marc-André Blanchard

Canada's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

Member of Canada's

NAFTA Council

Bob Hormats

Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates

Former US Under Secretary of State for Economic, Business and Agricultural Affairs &

Former Vice Chairman

Goldman Sachs International


Geoff Brown

Chief Information Security Officer and Head of Cyber Command New York City


John Paul Farmer

Chief Technology Officer

New York City 


Orville Schell 

Arthur Ross Director of the Center on US-China Relations, China Observer, Author, Journalist. Former Dean and Professor at the University of California, Berkeley 


Jonathan Ward

The Atlas Organization &

Author China's Vision of Victory 


Jay Olshansky

Professor School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago focusing on Biodemography and Gerontology

Co-founder and Chief Scientist at Lapetus Solutions


Arun Sundararajan

Professor of Technology, Entrepreneurship and Statistics 

NYU Stern


Robert D. Atkinson 

Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

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