Join hosts Robert J. Zimmer President, University of Chicago and David M. Rubenstein, JD'73 Trustee, University of Chicago; Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group in Davos.
Join hosts Robert J. Zimmer President, University of Chicago and David M. Rubenstein, JD'73 Trustee, University of Chicago; Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group for a panel discussion and reception.
Panel Discussion* 17:00-18:00
Human Development Is Economic Development
A discussion on the economic and societal importance of investments in early childhood programs and skill development featuring:
- James J. Heckman, 2000 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor in Economics, University of Chicago
- Michael Feigelson, Executive Director, Bernard van Leer Foundation
- Nicholas Kristof, New York Times Op-Ed Columnist, New York Times Best-Selling Author, and Two-Time Pulitzer Prize Winner
- Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chair, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, and Former Finance Minister of Nigeria
*Seating is limited.
Following the panel, please join us for a reception for alumni and friends with distinguished University of Chicago faculty and leadership.
For questions or to request special assistance, please email Mikaya Daniels or call +1.773.834.5665.