Tanvi Girotra

March 26, 2021 |by secon2017 | Comments Off on Tanvi Girotra

A Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award recepient, Tanvi works as an advisor, trainer and coach to social impact organizations and leaders across the globe. Tanvi founded an internationally recognized organization – Becoming I Foundation – which works towards revolutionizing education systems in India to transform marginalized communities from within. She serves on the board of Girls20 that focuses on elevating women’s participation in decision making spaces. She has also served as an International Fellow for the Global Fund for Children and was awarded the William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India through which she helped build programs targeted at women and children in high risk communities.

Tanvi has been awarded the Karamveer Puraskar for Justice and Citizen Action and her work has been recognized at the UN where she has been awarded for ‘Contribution to Humanitarian Development’. She has been invited to speak at the UN ECOSOC, UN WOMEN at the EU Development Days, the Clinton Global Initiative and at various TEDx conferences, alongside heads of state, social and business leaders from across the globe.


Keynote Speech
Sunday, March 278h, 2021 8:45 a.m. EST


Dani Rodrik

March 18, 2021 |by secon2017 | Comments Off on Dani Rodrik
Dani Rodrik's Bio
Dani Rodrik is Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the Harvard Kennedy School. He has published widely in the areas of economic development, international economics, and political economy. His current research focuses on employment and economic growth, in both developing and advanced economies. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the inaugural Albert O. Hirschman Prize of the Social Sciences Research Council. Professor Rodrik is currently President-Elect of the International Economic Association and co-director of the Economics for Inclusive Prosperity network. His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy (2017). He is also the author of Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science (2015), The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy (2011) and One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic Growth (2007).

Fireside Chat with Mariana Mazzucato, in conversation with Dani Rodrik: Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism

Saturday, March 27, 2021, 4 p.m. EST