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March 30, 2015

What are the key steps to empower women in international integration? How can women-run businesses reach out to global markets? How can we ensure Vietnamese women’s competiveness in the global labor market? How can Vietnamese women contribute to regional and global social and cultural development?

Nguyễn Thị Thanh Hòa
Chủ tịch Hội Liên hiệp Phụ nữ Việt Nam (President of the Vietnam Women’s Union)
Victoria Kwakwa
Giám đốc Quốc gia Ngân hàng Thế giới tại Việt Nam (Country Director, Vietnam, World Bank Group
Hà Thu Thanh
Chủ tịch Hội đồng Thành viên Deloitte Việt Nam (Chairwoman of Deloitte Việt Nam)
Trang Trịnh
Nghệ sỹ Dương cầm (Pianist)

Upcoming

When markets collapsed in 2008, policymakers invoked the lessons of the Great Depression to avert the worst. Barry Eichengreen will show us how fear of another depression following the collapse of Lehman Brothers shaped policy responses, with both positive and negative results.

Barry Eichengreen
Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California

If we know the world is warming and there's a 10% chance this might eventually lead to a catastrophe beyond anything we could imagine, why aren't we doing more about climate change right now? We insure our lives against an uncertain future—why not our planet?

Gernot Wagner
Lead Senior Economist, Environmental Defense Fund
James Close
Director, Climate Change, World Bank Group