Spring Meetings 2014

April 08, 2014
Kyle Peters
Vice President, Operations Policy and Country Services, World Bank Group
Ana Revenga
Acting Vice-President for the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network, World Bank Group
Christian Grossmann
Director, Corporate Strategy Department, IFC
Jemal-ud-din Kassum
Moderator
Ravi Vish
Director and Chief Economist Economics and Sustainability Group

April 09, 2014
Ali Velshi
Host, Real Money with Ali Velshi
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group

April 09, 2014
Laura Tuck
Vice President, Europe & Central Asia, World Bank Group
Maurizio Bussolo
Lead Economist, Europe and Central Asia
Hans Timmer
Chief Economist, Europe & Central Asia, World Bank
Nora Lustig
Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics, Tulane University
Frank Heemskerk
Executive Director, World Bank Group
Luís-Felipe López-Calva
Lead Economist and Regional Poverty Advisor, Europe and Central Asia

April 09, 2014
Augusto de la Torre
World Bank Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean

April 09, 2014
Jin-Yong Cai
Executive Vice President and CEO, IFC
Hortensia Contreras Torres
Vice President Electronic Services Grupo BIMBO & General Manager BLM
Arjuna Costa
Investment Partner, Omidyar Network
Thomas Duveau
Head of Business Development, Mobisol
Tilman Ehrbeck
CEO, CGAP
Sandhya Rani Kanneganti
Postmaster General, Andhra Pradesh
Walt Macnee
President, MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth and Vice Chair
Chidi Okpala
Director & Head, Airtel Money - Africa
Kamal Quadir
CEO, bKash

April 09, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Inger Andersen
Vice President of Middle East and North Africa region, World Bank Group
Chris Gunness
Spokesperson and Director of Communications, UNRWA
Jihad Yazigi
Founder and Editor, Syria Report
Laura Trevelyan
Anchor & Correspondent, BBC World News America
Raghad Mardini
Founder and Director, Art Residence Aley, Lebanon

April 09, 2014
Sanjay Pradhan
Vice President, Leadership, Learning & Innovation, World Bank
Anabel Cruz
Founder Director, Communication and Development Institute
Ellen Miller
Co-founder and Executive Director Sunlight Foundation
Chris Underwood
Director, Global Action, Making All Voices Count
Edwin Lacierda
Presidential Spokesperson, Government of the Philippines
Stella Dawson
Chief Correspondent, Governance and Anti-Corruption, Thomson Reuters Foundation

April 10, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Mahmoud Mohieldin
Special Envoy for the President of the World Bank Group
Jan Eliasson
Deputy Secretary General, United Nations
Haishan Fu
Director, Development Economics Data Group, World Bank Group
Maxwell Mkwezalamba
Minister of Finance, Malawi
Nick Dyer
Director General, Policy and Global Programmes,Department for International Development
Gavin Starks
Chief Exective Officer, Open Data Institute
Lindsay Coates
Executive Vice President, InterAction

April 10, 2014
Sri Mulyani Indrawati
Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer, World Bank Group
Inger Andersen
Vice President of Middle East and North Africa region, World Bank Group
H.E. Mohamed Ouzzine
Minister of Youth and Sports, Kingdom of Morocco
Ahmed Alhindawi
Youth Envoy of the UN Secretary General, Jordan
Abderrahim Foukara
Moderator, Al Jazeera Bureau Chief, Washington, D.C.
Mouheb Ben Garoui
I-WATCH Executive Director, Tunisia
Shatha al-Harazi
Academic/Journalist/Activist, Yemen

April 10, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Hugh Evans
Co-Founder and CEO, The Global Poverty Project
Ashish J. Thakkar
Founder, Mara Group and Mara Foundation
Chernor Bah
Chair, Youth Advocacy Group, Global Education First Initiative
Nargis Shirazi
Co-Founder, WO-MAN Foundation
Isha Sesay
Anchor and correspondent, CNN

April 10, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Ángel Gurría
Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Carl J. Dahlman
Program Manager, OECD
Mark Dutz
Lead Economist, Latin America and the Caribbean, World Bank Group
Eduardo Bitran
Executive Director of Corfo, Chile, and former President of the National Innovation Council and General Director of Fundación Chile
Božidar Đelić
Managing Director,Sovereign Advisory Group, Lazard Frères
Esperanza Lasagabaster
Service Line Manager, Financial and Private Sector Development, World Bank Group
Yevgeny Kuznetsov
Senior Research Fellow, the Migration Policy Institute, and Consultant, World Bank

April 10, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Gordon Brown
Special Envoy for Global Education, United Nations
Børge Brende
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Norway
Amadou Ba
Minister of Economy and Finance, Senegal
Alice Albright
Chief Executive Officer, Global Partnership for Education
Maxwell Mkwezalamba
Minister of Finance, Malawi
Patrick Pruaitch
Minister for Treasury, Papua New Guinea
Rajiv Shah
Administrator, United States Agency for International Development
Judy Woodruff
News Anchor, PBS (moderator)

April 10, 2014
Makhtar Diop
Vice President, World Bank Africa Region
Donald Kaberuka
President, African Development Bank
Pekka Haavisto
Minister for International Development, Finland
Amara Konneh
Minister of Finance, Republic of Liberia
Jan Eliasson
Deputy Secretary General, United Nations
Sarah Cliffe
UN Special Advisor and Assistant Secretary General Civilian Capacities, High Level Panel Member
Callisto Madavo
Visiting Professor to the African Studies Program - Georgetown University, High Level Panel Member
Joel Hellman
Director, Fragile and Conflict Affected Countries, World Bank

April 10, 2014
Thomas Friedman
Author, Reporter, and Columnist
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Dr. M. Sanjayan
Executive Vice President& Senior Scientist, Conservation International
Rachel Kyte
Vice President & Special Envoy for Climate Change, World Bank Group

April 11, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Lawrence H. Summers
Professor and President Emeritus, Harvard University
Michael Bloomberg
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and Three-Term Mayor of New York City
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Minister of Finance, Federal Republic of Nigeria
Margaret Chan
Director-General, World Health Organization

April 11, 2014
Makhtar Diop
Vice President, World Bank Africa Region
Deon Filmer
Lead Economist, Africa Region, World Bank
Hon. Njuguna S. Ndung'u
Governor, Central Bank of Kenya
Hon. Serigne Mbaye Thiam
Minister of Higher Education and Research, Senegal
Simbarashe Mhungu
Managing Director of Harvest Fresh, Zimbabwe
Louise Fox
Visiting Professor, UC Berkeley; Former Lead Economist, Africa Region, The World Bank

April 11, 2014
Sri Mulyani Indrawati
Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer, World Bank Group
Augusto de la Torre
World Bank Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean
Axel van Trotsenburg
Vice President, East Asia and Pacific Region, World Bank Group
Hasan Tuluy
Vicepresidente, América Latina y el Caribe, Banco Mundial
Bert Hofman
World Bank's Chief Economist for the East Asia and Pacific Region
Zeti Akhtar Aziz
Chairman of Bank Negara Malaysia
Barry Eichengreen
Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California, Berkeley
Arsenio Balisacan
Secretary of Socio-Economic Planning, Philippines
Viviana Caro
Minister of Development Planning, Bolivia
Santiago Levy
Vice-President for Sectors and Knowledge, Inter-American Development Bank
Phillip Yin
Business Anchor,CCTV America

April 11, 2014
Jean Philippe Prosper
VP, Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, IFC
Hubert Danso
Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman, Africa investor
Dorothé Cossi Sossa
Secrétaire Permanent de l'OHADA.
Admassu Tadesse
President & CEO, PTA Bank
Villa Kulild
Director General, Norad
Maria Kiwanuka
Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Republic of Uganda

April 11, 2014
Hou Yongzhi
Director General, Dept. of Development Strategy & Regional Economy, Development Research Center of the State Council, P.R. China
Axel van Trotsenburg
Vice President, East Asia and Pacific Region, World Bank Group
Klaus Rohland
Country Director, China, Mongolia, Korea, World Bank Group

April 11, 2014
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Anthony Lake
Executive Director, UNICEF
H.E. John Kufuor
Chair, Sanitation and Water for All partnership
Shantayanan Devarajan
Chief Economist, Middle East and North Africa, World Bank Group
Jan Eliasson
Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations
Sufian Ahmed
Minister, Finance and Economic Development, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Judi W. Wakhungu
Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Republic of Kenya

April 11, 2014
Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Dr. Jim Yong Kim
President, World Bank Group
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Dir Earth Institute & Columbia U. Prof. Special Advisor to the UNSG Dir., Millennium Villages Project
Kaushik Basu - Chair
Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, World Bank Group
Annie Lowrey
New York Times Reporter (Moderator)

April 12, 2014
Makhtar Diop
Vice President, World Bank Africa Region
Florence Kondylis
World Bank Senior Economist
Maria Jones
World Bank Economist
Luc Christiaensen
World Bank Senior Economist
Michael O’Sullivan
World Bank Economist
Claver Gatete
Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Rwanda
Jamal Saghir
Director, Sustainable Development Network, Africa Region, World Bank Group
Lucien Bembamba
Minister of Economy and Finance, Burkina Faso
Gilles Baillet
Minister of Economy and Finance, Niger

April 12, 2014
Makhtar Diop
Vice President, World Bank Africa Region
Francisco Ferreira
Chief Economist, Africa, World Bank Group
Daniel Kablan Duncan
Prime Minister, Cote d'Ivoire
Benno Ndulu
Governor, Central Bank of Tanzania