We promote prosperity and sustainable economic growth around the world by increasing the understanding of the dynamics that drive job creation and promote industry expansion.
Moderated by Ben Welsh, Editor, LA Times Data Desk
Alex Padilla, Secretary of State, California
Ted Ross, General Manager, City of Los Angeles Information Technology Agency
Alicia Rouault, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, Code for America
Deep Varma, Vice President, Data Engineering, Trulia
The Milken Institute’s second Asia Summit will be an exclusive, invitation-only event that will gather 300 high-profile executives, influential investors, heads of sovereign wealth funds and philanthropists from around the world. The program will address the most pressing global and regional challenges, feature in-depth discussions on China, India, Indonesia and Japan, and address such critical issues as geopolitical risks, financial regulation, social inequality, the growth of medical discoveries, and the role of philanthropy in Asia.
Jerry Kaplan, entrepreneur, author and futurist
John Markoff, Pulitzer Prize-winning technology reporter for the New York Times
Alvin Roth, McCaw professor of economics at Stanford University and Nobel laureate
Moderated by Peter Passell, editor of the Milken Institute Review
John Hope Bryant, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE and the Bryant Group Cos.
Moderated by Paul Irving of the Milken Institute
Wesley K. Clark, retired four-star Army general and former supreme allied commander of NATO