Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program Global Innovation Symposium

Event time: 
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Horchow Hall, GM Room See map
55 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program presents the 2019 World Fellows for the Global Innovation Symposium.

Fellows will discuss how they’re driving change across industries and regions. In a series of panels on topics from food systems to building inclusive cities, these leaders will exchange ideas on crafting inventive, thoughtful approaches to complex challenges. 


9am-9:30am | Welcome

  • Baljeet Sandhu
  • Emma Sky
  • Clare Leinweber

9:30am-10:30am | Panel: Sports and Leadership

  • Simidele Adeagbo
  • Katrin Eggenberger
  • Donald McAulay, Jr. (2019 Neighbor in Residence, Tsai CITY/Dwight Hall)

10:30am-11am | Break

11am-12pm | Panel: Food Systems

  • Neha Upadhyaya
  • Rebecca Sullivan
  • Alex Muñoz

12pm-12:45pm | Lunch

12:45pm-1:45pm | Panel: The Role of Story in Movement Building

  • Onur Burçak Belli
  • 2017 World Fellow Abdul-Rehman Malik

1:45pm-2:15pm | Break

2:15pm-3:15pm | Panel: Public Policy Innovation

  • Beverly Lorraine Ho
  • Olena Sotnyk
  • Nicolás Massot
  • B. Elias Shoniyin
  • Feng Gao

3:15pm-3:45pm | Break

3:45pm-5pm | Panel: Building Inclusive Communities and Cities

  • Cristina Veléz Valencia
  • Diego Tituaña
  • Wanjiru Mukoma
  • Nizam Uddin
  • 2017 World Fellow Rita Sciarra

5pm-5:15pm - Closing remarks

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General Public