I will be representing the Global Chess Community. My panel includes:
Arianna Huffington, Author; Co-founder and Editor, The Huffington Post
Dr. Antonio Damasio, Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience and Director, Brain andCreativity Institute. University of Southern California
Christian Deseglise, Global Head of Emerging Markets, HSBC Asset Management
Alexander Galitsky, Entrepreneur and Partner, Russian Technologies
and the moderator is Chrystia Freeland, US Managing Editor, Financial Times
Here are some of the confirmed impressive speakers:
* Henry Kissinger Nobel Peace Prize, 1973 and Chairman Kissinger Associates, Inc.
* Richard Axel Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 2004, Professor of Biochemistry Columbia University, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior
* Eric Kandel Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 2000, Professor of Physiology Columbia University
* James Watson Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1962 ChancellorCold Spring Harbor Laboratory
* Arianna Huffington Author; Co-founder and Editor The Huffington Post
* Esther Dyson Editor-at-Large CNET Networks, Inc.
* Chrystia Freeland U.S. Managing Editor Financial Times
* Matthew Bishop American Business Editor The Economist
* Michael Oreskes Executive Editor International Herald Tribune
* David Kirkpatrick Senior Editor, Internet and Technology Fortune Magazine
* Lally Weymouth Senior Editor and Special Diplomatic Correspondent Newsweek Magazine
* Bradbury Anderson Vice Chairman and CEO Best Buy Co., Inc.
* David Boies Chairman Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
* Kamran Elahian Chairman Global Catalyst Partners
* John Gage Chief Researcher and Vice President, Science OfficeSun Microsystems, Inc.
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