Joichi “Joi” Ito is an influential thinker, speaker and writer on innovation, global technology policy and the role of the Internet in transforming society in substantial and positive ways. In 2008, BusinessWeek named him one of the “25 Most Influential People on the Web.” In 2011, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oxford Internet Institute.
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Professor Muhammad Yunus Nobel Peace Prize Winner is internationally recognized for his work in poverty alleviation and the empowerment of poor women. An emotive speaker, with a wealth of innovative ideas, he talks passionately about his goals and dreams and leaves audiences inspired with his simple yet effective ideas.
Claude Smadja principal adviser of the World Economic Forum is an engaging speaker with an in-depth knowledge of the world’s economic, business and political scene and its key players. He helps clients navigate and leverage globalization through conferences, seminars, workshops and briefings.
Claude Smadja is the Founder and President of Smadja & Associates a strategic advisory firm he founded in 2001.
Martin Jacques keynote speaker on international affairs, particularly China and author of When China Rules the World: the End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order, which has been highly influential and a global best-seller, especially in the United States and China.
Jim Rogers author, financial commentator, adventurer, and international investor who successfully completed two round the world trips and visited 116 countries. An experienced speaker on future trends in economics and politics with a wealth of hilarious anecdotes, he grips audiences with his incredible tales of adventure whilst at the same time offering invaluable advise and useful tips on market trends around the globe.
Christine Loh co-founder and CEO of Civic Exchange was named Time Magazines ‘Hero of the Environment’ in 2007 and ‘Woman Who Makes A Difference’ in 2009 by RBS Coutts/Financial Times Women in Asia Awards. She is a regular speaker at academic and international forums all over the world on politics, economics, urban planning, air quality and climate change.