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True to its mission of increasing knowledge and awareness of the major issues concerning economic globalization, the IEFA is proud to launch IEFA ONLINE CONVERSATIONS, a series of virtual discussions with global business and government leaders. Initially, IEFA ONLINE CONVERSATIONS will be dedicated to understanding the ways COVID-19 is impacting different business sectors and how the pandemic will change our economies and societies.

Join us weekly for conversations with business executives, government leaders and renowned experts as we continue our commitment to advance understanding, exchange insight and share solutions on the major challenges facing the world.


 

ADAPTING TO THE NEW NORMAL

 

SPEAKER
Dean A. Connor, President and CEO, Sun Life Financial

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Amanda Lang, Anchor, BNN Bloomberg

 

 


 

THE 2020 ELECTION: BUILDING RESILIENCY AND TRANSPARENCY

SPEAKER

Ellen Weintraub, Commissioner, U.S. Federal Election Commission

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Ryan Heath, Senior Editor, Politico

 

REBUILDING A GLOBAL WORKFORCE

 

SPEAKER
Jacques van den Broek, Chairman and CEO, Randstad

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Swaha Pattanaik, Global Economics Editor, Reuters Breakingviews

 

 

THE NORMAL ECONOMY IS NEVER COMING BACK

 

SPEAKER
Laurence Boone, Chief Economist, OECD

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Swaha Pattanaik, Global Economics Editor, Reuters Breakingviews

 

RESHAPING SUPPLY CHAINS IN DISRUPTIVE TIMES
In Collaboration with Financial Times

 

SPEAKER
Stanley Bergman, Chairman and CEO, Henry Schein

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Hannah Kuchler, U.S. Pharma and Biotech Correspondent, Financial Times

 

MANAGING IN UNCERTAIN TIMES
In Collaboration with Financial Times

 

SPEAKER
Jonas Prising, Chairman and CEO, ManpowerGroup

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Edward Luce, U.S. National Editor and Columnist, Financial Times

 

A DRAMATIC NEW STAGE IN GLOBAL CAPITALISM
In Collaboration with Financial Times

 

SPEAKER
John W. Rogers Jr., Chairman and Co-CEO, Ariel Investments

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Billy Nauman, Reporter and Producer, FT Moral Money

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BUILDING RESILIENT ECONOMIES
In Collaboration with Financial Times

 

SPEAKER
Ludovic Subran, Chief Economist, Allianz SE

 

INTERVIEWED BY
Edward Luce, U.S. National Editor and Columnist, Financial Times

 


UPCOMING CONVERSATIONS

 

Douglas L. Peterson

President and CEO

S&P Global

Mark Machin
President and CEO

CPPIB

Nancy Knight
Director, Global Health Protection

CDC