Institute Chairman Mike Milken and leading market experts will explore trends shaping global capital markets. Africa remains one of the most exciting stories, with economic and demographic factors along with efforts toward better governance underlying the potential for strong growth. As the worlds middle class swells, what other emerging markets are poised to take off? Will China tame the turmoil in its stock market? Can it return to double-digit growth? If not, how will that affect commodities, especially energy, given the new geography of oil and gas production? Which nations are best positioned to thrive in the global competition for talent? How will ongoing violence and uncertainty in the Middle East affect economic stability in the region? How are advances in technology particularly in mobile communications and health affecting the wealth of nations? Whats the outlook for interest rates and Europes monetary union?