Women in the World: Stories + Solutions

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 20:00 to Friday, April 4, 2014 - 20:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security

Join us for a powerful and exciting summit centered on live journalistic storytelling with inspiring women and men from around the world sharing their true stories of courage, resilience, and determination for progress. Featuring CEOs, industry icons, and world leaders, as well as artists, grassroots activists, and firebrand dissidents, the 3-day event makes vivid the stories of the courageous and intelligent women who are taking on the status quo in their native countries, leading peace movements in the face of war and conflict, and shattering glass ceilings in every sector.

PARTICIPANTS INCLUDE: Meryl Streep, The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Director of the IMF Christine Lagarde, Tina Brown, Jon Stewart, Pussy Riot, Ambassador Samanatha Power, Cecile Richards, President Jimmy Carter, Rashida Jones, Senator Susan Collins, Katie Couric, Amb. Melanne Verveer, Sarah Silverman, Laurene Powell Jobs, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Diane von Furstenberg, Norah O'Donnell, Mellody Hobson, Thomas L. Friedman, Amb. Anne Patterson, Cynthia McFadden, Sheila Nevins, Alyse Nelson, Barbara Bush, Lesley Stahl, America Ferrera, Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Zainab Salbi, Soledad O'Brien, Amb. Deborah Jones, Susan Silverman, Sally Hazelgrove, Maya L. Harris, Lauren Shweder Biel and many more to be announced.

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