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Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy on Monday, September 19, 2016
 

Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy on Monday, September 19, 2016

Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy joins us for “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” Monday, September 19, 2016 NYIT Theater on Broadway – 1871 Broadway New York, NY 6:30pm Reception | 7:00pm Screening | 7:40pm Q&A with director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy  $40 The evening will include a screening of...
Bill Kristol on Thursday, September 22, 2016
 

Bill Kristol on Thursday, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016 6:15PM-7:45PM Reception and Remarks Offices of Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher 200 Park Ave, Floor 46, New York, NY 10166  Members, $15  Non-Members, $15   Private dinner 8-9:30PM. $250 Members get first priority. Dinner reservation includes ticket for the reception. Join us for an evening with Bill Kristol, the...
Ambassador Nicholas Burns on Wednesday, October 26, 2016
 

Ambassador Nicholas Burns on Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Reception and Remarks. Welcome and Introduction by Ambassador Robert Hormats: 6:15PM-7:45PM Members, $15 Non-Members, $50   Private dinner 8-9:30PM. Members get first priority. $250 ABOUT AMBASSADOR NICHOLAS BURNS: Ambassador R. Nicholas Burns is one of the foremost experts in the world on diplomacy and foreign affairs, and is...

Past Speakers

Robin Wigglesworth
 

Robin Wigglesworth

About Robin Wigglesworth Robin Wigglesworth is US markets editor, based in New York. He covers stocks, bonds, commodities, foreign exchange, derivatives, wealth management, stock exchanges and fund management. He was formerly capital markets correspondent, covering all aspects of the financial markets, but is particularly focused on trends in corporate debt,...
Jacob Weisberg
 

Jacob Weisberg

About Jacob Weisberg Jacob Weisberg is Chairman of The Slate Group, whose roster includes Slate magazine and Panoply, a podcast network. A native of Chicago, Weisberg attended Yale University and New College, Oxford. He worked as a writer and editor at The New Republic and covered politics for New York...
Jonathan Tepperman
 

Jonathan Tepperman

About Jonathan Tepperman Jonathan Tepperman is a journalist and author. He is currently the Managing Editor of Foreign Affairs magazine and the author of The Fix: How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World in Decline (Crown, September 2016). In 1998, he joined Foreign Affairs as a junior editor. A...
Arun Sundararajan
 

Arun Sundararajan

About Arun Sundararajan Professor at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Professor Sundararajan’s research program studies how digital technologies transform business and society. His current scholarly research focuses on peer-to-peer markets, the sharing economy, digital trust, social media and brand, digital labor, new institutions, regulation, social networks...
Jeanne Sullivan
 

Jeanne Sullivan

About Jeanne Sullivan Jeanne is a co-founder of StarVest Partners, a venture capital firm in NYC and long time tech investor. She is a sought-after industry speaker on the subject of “how to get the wallets out of investors’ pocket” and on the “Experienced Economy” showing people of any age...
Michael Steele
 

Michael Steele

About Michael Steele When he was elected Lt. Governor of Maryland in 2003, Michael Steele made history as the first African American elected to statewide office; and again with his subsequent chairmanship of the Republican National Committee in 2009. As chairman of the RNC, Michael Steele was charged with revitalizing...
Brandon Stanton
 

Brandon Stanton

About Brandon Stanton Brandon Stanton studied at the University of Georgia and worked as a bond trader in Chicago before starting “Humans of New York”—a photography and storytelling blog—in the Summer of 2010. Over the course of five years, “Humans of New York” (HONY) has built a devoted following of...
Stephanie Sharis
 

Stephanie Sharis

About Stephanie Sharis Stephanie Sharis serves as Chief Executive Offer of DailyClout, a civic tech start-up that enables citizens to become political influencers through voter engagement tools. DailyClout was co-founded by Naomi Wolf, best-selling non-fiction author, and Lisa Thomas, founding CEO of Clif Bar. In 2015, DailyClout secured a Knight...
Alan Schwartz
 

Alan Schwartz

About Alan Schwartz Alan Schwartz joined Guggenheim Partners, a global, independent, and privately held financial services firm in June, 2009. Guggenheim Partners is a premier asset management and investment advisory firm with expertise in fixed income, equity, alternatives, and advisory solutions. Guggenheim Partners Securities division offers full-service investment banking and...
Governor Ed Rendell
 

Governor Ed Rendell

About Governor Ed Rendell After 34 years of public service, including 24 years as an elected official, Governor Rendell continues to pursue many of the same issues he was passionate about while serving.  His commitment to making America a cleaner, more efficient place and to fostering investment in our nation’s...
Ari Melber
 

Ari Melber

About Ari Melber Ari Melber is MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent, covering the Justice Department, Supreme Court, FBI and legal issues on air and for msnbc.com. Melber also writes and anchors an MSNBC series on legal challenges in the fight against terrorism, Rules of Engagement, and a series on inequities in...
Kayleigh McEnany
 

Kayleigh McEnany

About Kayleigh McEnany Kayleigh McEnany is a CNN contributor. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School. Kayleigh graduated from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and also studied politics at Oxford University.

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