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International Conference on Sustainable Development


Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027


September 18, 2017 (All day) to September 19, 2017 (All day)

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Our theme for this year is The World in 2050: Looking Ahead for Sustainable Development.

Moderated by journalist Femi Oke, confirmed speakers include:
- H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana
- H.E. Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia
- Chandrika Bahadur, President, SDSN Association
- Kathy Calvin, President & CEO, United Nations Foundation
- Fiona Dawson, Global President, Mars Food, Drinks, & Multisales
- Herve Duteil, Regional Coordinator for Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainable Finance, BNP Paribas North America
- Dr. Mary-Ann Etiebet, Executive Director, Merck for Mothers
- Thomas Gloria, Director, Sustainability Program, Continuing Education, Harvard University
- Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President & CEO, Women's World Banking
- Dr. Amy Jadesimi, Managing Director and CEO, LADOL
- Gail Klintworth, Director, Business Transformation, Business & Sustainable Development Commission; Partner, SYSTEMIQ
- Stefano Manservisi, Director-General, European Commission, International Cooperation & Development (DEVCO)
- Dr. Alaa Murabit, UN Sustainable Development Goal Global Advocate
- Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, Sustainable Development Solutions Network
- Eric Solheim, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme
- Larry Swatuck, Associate Professor, University of Waterloo
- John Thwaites, Chair, ClimateWorks Australia; Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
- Patrick Paul Walsh, Professor of International Development Studies, University College Dublin
Please also note that we will have additional side events on September 20, 2017!

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