The Atlantic Council’s Freedom and Prosperity Center invites you to their first annual Freedom and Prosperity Conference on Thursday, February 2, from 9:30am-4:00pm ET.
Our organization’s experts and featured scholars from the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Columbia University in New York, the London School of Economics, Mackenzie Presbyterian University of Brazil, and University of Navarra of Spain will present their research on the importance of freedom in promoting prosperity in developing countries.
The event will also include opening remarks from Damon Wilson, CEO of National Endowment for Democracy, as well as a conversation between Fred Kempe, CEO of the Atlantic Council, and Michael Fisch, Founder & CEO of American Securities and Chairman of the Advisory Council of the Freedom of Prosperity Center. Current and former officials from Egypt, Mexico, and Tunisia will also speak.
If you would like to participate in the event in person, please send an email to [email protected] to register. Please be aware that space is limited, so we encourage you to register as soon as possible.
H.E. Khemaies Jhinaoui
President, Tunisian Council on Foreign Relations;
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Tunisia
Professor, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania;
Director, Bucharest Office, German Marshall Fund and Black Sea Trust
Assistant Professor, National School of Political Science and Public Administration (SNSPA);
Managing Director, Project Romania 2030
Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia University;
Fellow, German Council on Foreign Relations Center for International Development
Julio Amador Diaz Lopez
Lecturer, Imperial College London
Resident Fellow, Center for International Development, Navarra University, Spain
Co-founder, Cairo Liberal Club
Vladimir Fernandes Maciel
Professor, Mackenzie Presbyterian University, Brazil
Professor and Associate Dean for Extended Education, London School of Economics;
Former Senator and Deputy Minister, Mexico
Executive Director and Professor, Texas Tech University
Founder, Centre for Civil Society, India;
Director, Indian School of Public Policy
The Freedom and Prosperity Center aims to increase the prosperity of the poor and marginalized in developing countries and to explore the nature of the relationship between freedom and prosperity in both developing and developed nations.
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