Global Conference 2014

For the first time, the population of billionaires in the Asia-Pacific region has surpassed the number in North America. Focusing on the unique intersection of dramatic wealth accumulation and immense social needs, this session will explore the rise of innovative philanthropy in Asia and the catalyzing role of next-generation leadership. How will young leaders address the scale and multidimensional complexity of social challenges across countries and sectors? What new models of collaborative problem-solving and collective action are emerging? What are the roles of impact investing, social entrepreneurship and venture philanthropy in ensuring a sustainable future? What success stories and key lessons are emerging from Asia?

Moderator

Richard Ditizio

Executive Vice President, Milken Institute

Speakers

En Lee

Co-Head, Asia Pacific, LGT Venture Philanthropy

Justin Rockefeller

Director, Special Relations, Addepar; Co-Founder, The ImPact

Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck

Prince of Bhutan; Global Ambassador to The King's Challenge


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