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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Male Speaker

PAST EVENTS

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Lindiwe Matlali

February 12th, 2021 | 12pm CST

 Lindiwe is the Founder and CEO of Africa Teen Geeks, and was named the 2020 Social Innovator of the Year by the Schwab Foundation.

Dean karlan

February 4th | 6pm CST

Dean Karlan is Co-Director of the Global Poverty Research Lab at the Buffet Institute for Global Studies, and is a pre-eminent scholar on experimental and behavioural economics.

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woochong um

January 7th, 2021 | 7pm CST

Woochong Um is the Director-General of the Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department at the Asian Development Bank.

DHRUVA Bhat

January 22nd, 2021 | 1pm CST

Dhruva Bhat is a Rhodes Scholar, and a doctoral student at Oxford University's Department of International Development.

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Michael kremer

November 19th, 2020 | 4pm CST

Michael Kremer is the winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics, and the Founding Director of the Development Innovation Lab.

James Robinson

October 16th 2020 | 5pm CST

James Robinson is the co-author of Why Nations Fail, and the director of the Pearson Institute for Global Conflict Studies.

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Chris blattman

October 16th 2020 | 5pm CST

Chris Blattman is one of the world’s leading thinkers in the international development and policy sphere, and is affiliated with the Pearson Institute, JPAL, NBER, and the Center for Global Development