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Sept. 22: Media Advisory: An Action Plan for Renewing Globalization and Economic Growth To Be Detailed At Tomorrow's Pre-G-20 Conference

Contact:

Shilo Raube      
Carnegie Mellon University      
412-268-6094                        
sraube@andrew.cmu.edu

Peter Cassata
The Atlantic Council
202-778-4991
press@acus.org

Media Advisory: An Action Plan for Renewing Globalization and Economic Growth To Be Detailed
At Tomorrow's Pre-G-20 Conference Hosted by the Atlantic Council and Carnegie Mellon

What: Top minds from academia, business and the policy community will examine the steps needed to revitalize economic growth and restore confidence in globalization at a daylong conference. The conference, hosted by the Atlantic Council and Carnegie Mellon with support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will feature Daniel M. Rooney, U.S. Ambassador to Ireland; Frederick Kempe, president and CEO of the Atlantic Council; Jared L. Cohon, president of Carnegie Mellon; and Mark Sniderman from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

The conference program focuses on a four-part agenda to address the challenges posed by globalization: (1) sources of growth and the role of innovation; (2) the role of financial regulation and trade in restoring growth; (3) educating a workforce for the 21st century economy; and (4) social and political challenges of renewing globalization. A report also has been prepared and distributed to government delegations.

Conference participants and report contributors include Randal Bryant, Carnegie Mellon; Mansoor Dailami, World Bank; J. Christopher Donahue, Federated Investors; Baruch Fischhoff, Carnegie Mellon; Steve Forbes, Forbes Media; Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon; Pradeep Khosla, Carnegie Mellon; Steven Klepper, Carnegie Mellon; George Lowenstein, Carnegie Mellon; Daniel M. Price, former G20 Sherpa and assistant to the president for International Economic Affairs; James Rohr, PNC Bank; and Kiron K. Skinner, Carnegie Mellon.

The event is by invitation only.

When: 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 23

Where: Rangos Hall, Carnegie Mellon University

MEDIA: You must be credentialed and registered to attend; seating is limited. Please RSVP to Shilo Raube at sraube@andrew.cmu.edu or 412-268-6094. To view the complete agenda, visit https://www.cmu.edu/alumni/g20conference.

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