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WorldAffairs 2014

“The best venue for a timely, honest discussion about our world and where it is going.”

WorldAffairs offers fresh insights and new perspectives on current global topics. Join us as we spotlight the critical issues and countries poised to impact our world and affect our decision making.

Featured Speakers

Thomas Friedman

Thomas Friedman

Foreign Affairs Columnist, The New York Times

Shadi Hamid

Shadi Hamid

Fellow, Saban Center at the Brookings Institution; Vice-Chair, Project on Middle East Democracy

Tara Magner

Tara Magner

Program Officer, Policy Research, US Programs, MacArthur Foundation

Marwan Muasher

Marwan Muasher

Former Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Jordan; Vice President of Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Stephen Sestanovich

Stephen Sestanovich

George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations; Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor for the Practice of International Diplomacy, Columbia University

Ray Suarez

Ray Suarez

Host of Inside Story, Al Jazeera America

Jose Antonio Vargas

Jose Antonio Vargas

Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist, Founder of DefineAmerican.com and Undocumented Immigrant

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NextGen Changemaker Reception: Civic Innovation

Friday, March 14, 6:00-7:00 PM

The NextGen Changemakers: Civic Innovation reception offers a platform for the exploration of innovative solutions to global problems.

This year the reception will showcase civic innovation. We will highlight a select group of Bay Area companies and organizations who are at the intersection of technology and civic life.

Network, engage and connect to the innovative solutions originating locally that address civic issues globally.

NextGen Changemaker Reception: Civic Innovation is open to all WorldAffairs 2014 conference participants.

Livestream Schedule

Click here for the complete collection of livestreaming conversations scheduled for WorldAffairs 2014. To participate in real time during these events, tweet questions and comments to @world_affairs and use hashtag #wa2014.

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