When

April 17-18, 2024

Where

Washington, D.C.

Co-Chairs

Penny Pritzker 

Former U.S. Commerce Secretary

David Rubenstein

Co-Founder & Co-Chairman, The Carlyle Group

Speakers

Brian Moynihan

CEO, Bank of America

José Muñoz

President & COO, Hyundai Motor Company

John Williams

President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Richard Lesser

Global Chair, Boston Consulting Group

Henry M. Paulson, Jr.

Former United States Secretary of the Treasury

Jared Bernstein

Chair, White House Council of Economic Advisors

Suzanne Clark

President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Pat Gelsinger

CEO, Intel

Sim Tshabalala

CEO, Standard Bank

Gretchen Watkins

President, Shell USA

Sessions

Will the Rise of Trading Blocs Bring Down the Global Trade Edifice?

Tracking National Infrastructure Competition, Who’s Ahead and Who’s Behind

The Journey vs. The Destination

Lurking Beneath the Surface: Risks Ahead for Global Finance

Is Rising Developing Nation Debt a Blessing or a Curse?

The Risks and Rewards of AI Everything Everywhere All at Once

Partners

Founding Partners

Presenting Partner

Hosts

Justin B. Smith

CEO and Co-Founder, Semafor

Ben Smith

Editor-in-Chief and
Co-Founder, Semafor

Steve Clemons

Founding Editor-at-Large, Semafor

Gina Chua

Executive Editor, Semafor

Gina Chon

Senior Editor, Semafor

Liz Hoffman

Business & Finance Editor, Semafor

Yinka Adegoke

Africa Editor, Semafor

Reed Albergotti

Technology Editor, Semafor

Tim McDonnell

Climate & Energy Editor, Semafor

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