global affairs


Result: 11 Speakers Found

Roger Cressey

NBC Counter-terrorism Analyst & Former Presidential Advisor

Roger Cressey applies his knowledge and expertise from both corporate and government backgrounds to explain how today’s cyber security requirements extend beyond traditional IT networks. Movement toward the Internet of…


Lawrence Mcdonald

Financial and Economic Expert, Best-Selling Author of A Colossal Failure of Common Sense

At the podium, Larry's expertise takes audiences behind the scenes of Lehman Brothers' collapse and its devastating ripple effect through the global economy. In his enlightening and up-to-the-minute speech, McDonald…


Nick Rasmussen

Former Director, National Counterterrorism Center

When Nick Rasmussen stepped down from his role as director of the National Counterterrorism Center he was one of a handful of individuals who had been serving continuously in counterterrorism…


Alec Ross

New York Times Best-Selling Author & Leading Expert on Geopolitics, Markets, and Innovation

Author of the New York Times best-seller The Industries of the Future, Alec Ross has spent years providing guidance for leaders trying to make sense out of our increasingly chaotic world. From artificial…

Senator Al Franken

Senator AL Franken

Former U.S. Senator, Author, Comedy Writer, Comedian, Producer and Screenwriter

As the only speaker on the lecture circuit who has won 5 Emmys (Wikipedia missed two for producing), written 4 New York Times #1 best-sellers, taken home 2 Grammys, and…

Michelle Kosinski

Michelle Kosinski

Former CNN Senior Diplomatic Correspondent

Emmy Award-winning reporter  Michelle Kosinski shares with audiences candid stories of her experiences around the globe and the insight she's gained while covering some of the most important events of…

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Chris Krebs

Former Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and CBS News Contributor

Chris Krebs calls it like he sees it, covering serious and timely issues with relatable stories, surprising insights, a little bit of paranoia, and a touch of humor. His engaging…

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Norah O'Donnell

Anchor and Managing Editor, CBS Evening News

Veteran Washington correspondent Norah O'Donnell has covered six presidential elections and traveled around the globe to interview some of the world’s most notable figures in her more than two decades…


Chemi Peres

Chairman, Peres Center for Peace & Innovation and Managing General Partner & Co-Founder, Pitango Venture Capital

Chemi Peres is a thoughtful speaker who nimbly speaks on topics as diverse as technology and innovation, finance and risk, and leadership and world affairs.  Drawing on leadership lessons learned…


Ambassador Ron Prosor

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations

As a leading authority on foreign policy in Israel and the Middle East, Ambassador Prosor draws from his experience at the UN to offer audiences a unique vantage point for…

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Jeffrey Rosen

President & CEO, National Constitution Center, CBS News, Constitutional/Legal Expert & Analyst

In these polarized times, constitutional scholar Jeffrey Rosen looks to our founding values to discern the path forward. The Constitution sits at the heart of today’s most contentious issues—from immigration…