Youth and Leaders Summit 2018

Mon, 2018-01-22 09:00 - 18:30

PSIA is delighted to announce the 3rd edition of the Youth & Leaders Summit, to be held at Sciences Po on Monday 22 January, 2018 and dedicated to "Inequalities and World (Dis)order". Watch livestream!





Registration - 08:15

WELCOME - 09:00

Frédéric Mion, President of Sciences Po


Édouard Philippe, Prime Minister of France - watch video

KEYNOTE SPEECH - 09:30-10:00

William J. Burns, President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - watch video

PANEL 1 -  Left Behind: Is Someone Listening? - 10:30-12:00 - watch video

Introduction: Daniela Dos Santos Quaresma, Master in International Security, PSIA

Chair: Steven Erlanger, Chief Diplomatic Correspondent Europe, New York Times

Donald Kaberuka, former President of the African Development Bank, former Minister of Finance of Rwanda
Maria Nowak, Founder of ADIE (Association pour le droit à l'initiative économique)
Teresa Ribera, Director of IDDRI, former State Secretary for Climate Change of Spain
Luca Visentini, Secretary General of the European Trade Union Confederation

KEYNOTE SPEECH - 12:00-12:30

Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade - watch video  



Registration - 13:30

PANEL 2 – Does Inequality Cause Conflict? - 14:00-15:30 - watch video

Introduction: Serafine Dinkel, Master in International Security, PSIA

Chair: Christine Ockrent, journalist, former Editor in chief of L’Express, former COO of France Médias Monde

Mohamed El-Baradei, Nobel Peace Prize laureate, former Director of the International Atomic Energy Agency
Lakhdar Brahimi, Elder, former UN Special Envoy for Syria, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Algeria
Philippe Martin, Professor of Economics, Sciences Po

PANEL 3 – Why Are Institutions Failing? - 16:00-17:30 - watch video

Introduction: Adam Fifield, Master in International Development, PSIA

Chair: Steven Erlanger, Chief Diplomatic Correspondent Europe, New York Times

Patrick Le Galès, Professor of Political Science, Dean of the Urban School at Sciences Po
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chair of GAVI (Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization), former Managing Director of the World Bank, former Minister of Finance of Nigeria
Yanis Varoufakis, founder of DiEM25, former Minister of Finance of Greece


Enrico Letta, Dean of PSIA at Sciences Po, former Prime Minister of Italy 



The Summit is open to students. Registration is compulsory.


Organised by PSIA with exclusive media partnership of the New York Times and special support of Engie

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