The Aspen Institute Central Europe, the Aspen Ministers Forum, the Bertelsmann Foundation and Charles University are proud to invite you to a public event featuring two panels with former foreign ministers from around the world to focus on leadership during challenging times and the current state of world affairs.
📅 The event will take place on Friday December 9, 2022, from 11 am – 1 pm CET and will be STREAMED ONLINE HERE
The Leadership in Action Series offers an opportunity to take a deep dive with leaders from the Aspen Ministers Forum, and in cooperation with Bertelsmann Foundation, on what we might learn about leadership from leaders of today and the past.
Panel 1: LEADERSHIP IN ACTION
This panel will explore select ministers’ experiences leading in times of crisis. They will share their insights gained on the frontlines of world politics.
🔶 Susana Malcorra, Senior Advisor, IE University; Former Chief of Staff to the United Nations Secretary General; Former Foreign Minister of Argentina
🔷 Federica Mogherini, Rector, College of Europe; Former High Representative to the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission; Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy
🔶 Marina Kaljurand, Member of Parliament, European Parliament; Former Minister
of Foreign Affairs of Estonia
🎙 The panel will be moderated by Tony Silberfeld, Director of Transatlantic Relations, Bertelsmann Foundation.
Panel 2: CURRENT STATE OF WORLD AFFAIRS
This panel will focus on topical world affairs. It will cover a wide range of issues including
energy, security, and the economy, and their impact on Europe.
🔷 Tzipi Livni, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel
🔶 Don McKinnon, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of New Zealand
🔷 George Papandreou, Former Prime Minister of Greece
🎙 The panel will be moderated by Ladislav Krištoufek, Vice-Rector for Research, Charles University
*Changes in the program are reserved
We thank the Verstandig Family Foundation and the Bertelsmann Foundation for kindly supporting this event.
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