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IMF SEMINARS

The Cost of Corruption: Youth Perspectives

Youth Dialogue

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
5:00 PM6:30 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Roberto Ferdman, Economic Correspondence at Vice on HBO

Join the conversation via #IMFYouth

Technology, Innovation, and Inclusive Growth

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
10:30 AM11:45 AM

IMF HQ1, Atrium

Moderator: Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF

Join the conversation via #NewEcon

Toward Better Infrastructure in Developing Countries

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12:00 PM1:30 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Namrata Brar, U.S. Bureau Chief, New Delhi Television

Join the conversation via #IMFonInfra

Making Macroeconomics Work for Women

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
2:30 PM4:00 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Sheila MacVicar, Journalist

Join the conversation via #IMFGender

Fiscal Policy in the New Normal

Thursday, October 6, 2016
10:00 AM11:30 AM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Vitor Gaspar, Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, IMF

Join the conversation via #IMFonFiscal

CNN Debate on the Global Economy

Thursday, October 6, 2016
12:00 PM1:00 PM

IMF HQ1, Atrium

Moderator: Richard Quest, CNN

Join the conversation via #GlobalEcon

Asia in the Evolving International Monetary System

Thursday, October 6, 2016
4:00 PM5:15 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Yanqing Yang, Chinese Business News

Join the conversation via #IMFAsia

Inequality: Managing the Impact of Globalization and Technology

Friday, October 7, 2016
10:45 AM11:45 AM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times

Join the conversation via #IMFonInequality

The Shifting Global Economic and Political Landscape: Fragmentation or Integration?

Friday, October 7, 2016
1:00 PM2:30 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Rana Foroohar, Assistant Managing Editor, Time Magazine

Join the conversation via #GlobalShifts

Making Trade an Engine of Growth for All

Friday, October 7, 2016
4:15 PM5:30 PM

IMF HQ1, Atrium

Moderator: Shawn Donnan, World Trade Editor, Financial Times

Join the conversation via #IMFonTrade

Emerging Markets’ Response to Recent Exchange Rate Pressures

Saturday, October 8, 2016
2:00 PM3:15 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Maurice Obstfeld, Economic Counsellor, IMF

Join the conversation via #FXpressures

The Future of Growth in the United States

What Goes up Must Come Down?

Saturday, October 8, 2016
3:30 PM4:45 PM

George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

Moderator: Sam Fleming, US Economics Editor, Financial Times

Join the conversation via #IMFandUS

WORLD BANK GROUP SEMINARS

Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2016: Taking on Inequality

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
9:30 AM11:00 AM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Paul Danahar, Bureau Chief, BBC North America

Join the conversation via #EndPoverty

Ideas for Action: Youth Engagement for Financing the Future of Development

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
1:00 PM2:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, MC2-800

Moderator: Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda UN Relations and Partnerships, World Bank Group

Emerging Lessons from Indigenous Peoples’ Cases

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
3:00 PM4:30 PM

World Bank Group J Building, J B1-080

Moderator: Melanie Robinson, Executive Director for the United Kingdom

Shaping the Global Development Agenda: A Conversation between Jim Kim and Chief Economist Paul Romer

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
11:00 AM12:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Nozipho Mbanjwa, Africa Anchor, CNBC

Join the conversation via #Vision4Dev

Latin America’s and the Caribbean’s Bet: Getting Back to Growth Through Trade

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12:00 PM1:00 PM

World Bank Group J Building, J 1-050

Join the conversation via #Perspectivas2017

From Billions to Trillions: Combining Commercial Capital with Development Needs

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
2:00 PM3:30 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Nozipho Mbanjwa, Anchor, CNBC Africa

Join the conversation via #Billions2Trillions

Making Infrastructure Rewarding

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
4:00 PM5:30 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Stephanie Ruhle, MSNBC anchor and co-anchor of Weekend TODAY on NBC

Join the conversation via #InvestInInfra

How Can South Asia’s Firms Better Compete?

Thursday, October 6, 2016
10:00 AM11:30 AM

World Bank Group MC Building, MC 13-301

Moderator: Anubha Bhonsle, Journalist

Join the conversation via #SouthAsiaCompetes

The Governance Gap: Why Does Half the World Distrust Government and What Can We Do About It?

Thursday, October 6, 2016
10:00 AM11:00 AM

World Bank Group MC Building, Jim Wolfensohn Atrium

Moderator: Clare Short, Chair, Cities Alliance; Former Secretary of State for International Development, UK

Join the conversation via #goodgov

Human Capital Summit: Investing in the Early Years for Growth and Productivity

Thursday, October 6, 2016
11:00 AM12:30 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Julie Gichuru, TV Host, Africa Leadership Dialogues

Join the conversation via #EarlyYears

Identification for Development: Harnessing the Power of Digital Solutions

Thursday, October 6, 2016
12:30 PM2:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, MC2-800

Join the conversation via #ID4D

Integration in the Americas: Views from the Pacific Alliance and Argentina

Thursday, October 6, 2016
1:00 PM2:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Josefina Townsend, Newscaster, Lima, Peru

Join the conversation via #IntegrateLAC

Borrow without Sorrow: Managing Debt in a Volatile Global Economy

Thursday, October 6, 2016
2:30 PM4:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Francine Lacqua, Anchor, Bloomberg Television

From Risk to Reward: Accelerating Business Engagement Globally in Pursuit of the SDGs

Thursday, October 6, 2016
3:30 PM5:00 PM

World Bank Group IFC Building, IFC Auditorium

Moderator: Jane Nelson, Director of the Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Great Expectations: The Test of Multilateralism

Thursday, October 6, 2016
5:00 PM6:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Jim Wolfensohn Atrium

Moderator: Clare Short, Chair, Cities Alliance; former Secretary of State for International Development, UK

Join the conversation via #toward2030

Financial Inclusion not Exclusion: Managing De-Risking

Friday, October 7, 2016
11:00 AM12:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Francine Lacqua, Anchor, Bloomberg Television

Join the conversation via #FinAccess2020

Overcoming Fragility: Why Jobs are Key

Friday, October 7, 2016
12:00 PM1:30 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Jim Wolfensohn Atrium

Moderator: Martin Wolf, Journalist, Financial Times

Join the conversation via #jobs4dev

Toward A More Integrated East Asia – Economic Corridors and Infrastructure Connectivity

Friday, October 7, 2016
1:30 PM3:00 PM

World Bank Group J Building, J B1-080

Moderator: Danny Leipziger, Managing Director, Growth Dialogue

Join the conversation via #IntegratedAsia

Fragility and Conflict: Addressing the Causes and Consequences

Friday, October 7, 2016
2:30 PM4:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Raj Kumar, DEVEX

Join the conversation via #Dev4Peace

Catalyzing Private Finance for Development

Friday, October 7, 2016
3:00 PM4:15 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Jim Wolfensohn Atrium

Moderator: Jane Nelson, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School

Join the conversation via #fin4dev

One Year of the SDGs: Country Action and Progress

Friday, October 7, 2016
4:30 PM6:00 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, Preston Auditorium

Moderator: Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda UN Relations and Partnerships, World Bank Group

Join the conversation via #AM2016SDGs

Preventing Violent Conflict Through Development

Saturday, October 8, 2016
10:00 AM11:30 AM

World Bank Group MC Building, Jim Wolfensohn Atrium

Moderator: Kim Ghattas, International Affairs Correspondent, BBC

Join the conversation via #dev4peace

State of the Africa Region

Saturday, October 8, 2016
11:00 AM12:30 PM

World Bank Group J Building, J B1-080

Moderator: Julie Gichuru, TV Host, Africa Leadership Dialogues

Join the conversation via #AfricaSOR

Ensuring an Enabling Environment for Digital Development

Saturday, October 8, 2016
12:00 PM1:30 PM

World Bank Group MC Building, MC2-800

Moderator: Nancy Scola, Senior Technology Reporter, POLITICO

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