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Salzburg Global Finance Forum at the World Capital Markets Symposium
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Salzburg Global Finance Forum at the World Capital Markets Symposium
February 07 to 07, 2018
Salzburg Global Seminar and Securities Commission Malaysia are convening an evening discussion of the annual Salzburg Forum on Finance in a Changing World and its 2018 program The Promise and Perils of Technology: Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Cybercrime, and FinTech. ...
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The Shock of the New: Arts, Technology, and Making Sense of the Future
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The Shock of the New: Arts, Technology, and Making Sense of the Future
February 20 to 25, 2018
What will our planet look like in 2050 or 2100? Who or what will control our lives? What will it mean to be human? These and other hard questions were the central focus of this timely Salzburg Global session, bringing together artists, creative thinkers and groundbreaking ...
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Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program: The Future of Public and Private International Law
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Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program: The Future of Public and Private International Law
February 23 to 24, 2018
In a fast-moving and volatile world, the rules-based international order and accountable judicial systems are critical to peace and progress. Lloyd N. Cutler, counselor to two US Presidents and long-time board chair of Salzburg Global Seminar, firmly believed in supporting ...
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Mainstreaming Innovations in Social and Emotional Learning in MENAT
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Mainstreaming Innovations in Social and Emotional Learning in MENAT
February 26 to 28, 2018
Social and emotional skills are crucial for the wellbeing and happiness of every child. These basic human capabilities help individuals to manage their emotions, work with others and achieve their goals. Social and emotional skills can be taught, improved, and measured using ...
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Parks for the Planet - Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change
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Parks for the Planet - Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change
March 06 to 10, 2018
In 2018, the Parks for the Planet Forum focused on Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change. Around the world, access to nature and green space for children growing up in urban environments is increasingly becoming an issue of equity ...
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Palliser Lecture 2018: Democracy and Civil Society - A Shrinking Space?
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Palliser Lecture 2018: Democracy and Civil Society - A Shrinking Space?
March 16 to 16, 2018
The Rt Hon the Baroness Usha Prashar delivered the 2018 Palliser Lecture on "Democracy and Civil Society - A Shrinking Space?" on March 16, 2018 in London, UK. This was the fourth lecture in memory of the Rt Hon Sir Michael Palliser GCMG, who died in 2012. He ...
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Climate Change, Conflict, Health, and Education: Targeting Interdisciplinary Research to Meet the SDGs
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Climate Change, Conflict, Health, and Education: Targeting Interdisciplinary Research to Meet the SDGs
March 18 to 21, 2018
How can research be more effectively translated into policy and practice in order to tackle the interlinkages—and tensions—between the Sustainable Development Goals related to climate change, conflict, health, and education? And how might top research funders lead the way ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators: Regional Fellows Event
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators: Regional Fellows Event
April 07 to 09, 2018
By Invitation Only The second US regional meeting of the Salzburg Global Forum For Young Cultural Innovators brings together YCI Fellows  from Memphis, Detroit, and New Orleans, whose participation in the YCI Forum has been supported by the Kresge Foundation. Hosted ...
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Mechanics for the Future: How Can Governments Transform Themselves?
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Mechanics for the Future: How Can Governments Transform Themselves?
May 13 to 15, 2018
Governments worldwide are under pressure to meet complex needs as populations age, countries urbanize, and technology transforms lives and work. They have lead responsibility to prepare their societies for a radically changing world, yet face shrinking budgets and declining ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 1
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 1
June 10 to 13, 2018
In April 2017 the Health Foundation (UK), Robert Bosch Stiftung (Germany), Careum Stiftung (Switzerland), in collaboration with Salzburg Global Seminar, launched Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, bringing together for 2017/2018 a first cohort of outstanding leaders in health ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 3
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 3
June 12 to 15, 2018
Members will share a deep commitment to quality, sustainability, universal coverage, and patient and community-centered care, nationally and internationally. Their vision and collaboration, aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals, is critically needed to respond ...
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The Promise and Perils of Technology: Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Cybercrime and FinTech
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The Promise and Perils of Technology: Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Cybercrime and FinTech
June 24 to 26, 2018
The “Fourth Industrial Revolution” opens up uncharted frontiers. Advances in big data, artificial intelligence, robotics, etc. drive change across all industries, offering new prospects for growth but also carrying both known and unknown risks. The 2018 Forum will consider how ...
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Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change: Re-Imagining Journalism- News and Storytelling in an Age of Distrust
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Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change: Re-Imagining Journalism- News and Storytelling in an Age of Distrust
July 15 to August 04, 2018
As trust in media organizations continues to decline amidst cries of fake news, journalists and public communicators have to respond to attacks on their core mission while continuing to provide information for democracies to function. In 2018, the Salzburg Academy on ...
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Understanding America in the 21st Century: Culture and Politics
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Understanding America in the 21st Century: Culture and Politics
September 21 to 25, 2018
Ever since Salzburg Global Seminar was founded in 1947 as the Salzburg Seminar in American Studies, critical dialogue about American history, literature, cultural institutions, politics, economics and law has played a vital role in our organization’s development and legacy. The a ...
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Brave New World: How Can Corporate Governance Adapt?
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Brave New World: How Can Corporate Governance Adapt?
October 04 to 06, 2018
New technologies, societal trends, and some corporate stakeholders are increasingly challenging traditional principles of corporate governance. Even experienced directors may find it hard to fully understand the implications of such changes for the way they perform their ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
October 16 to 21, 2018
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI Forum) is a ten-year program launched by Salzburg Global Seminar in 2014. Its goal is to connect and empower a critical mass of talented change-makers across the world who work through the culture and arts sector ...
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Finding Outbreaks Faster: How Do We Measure Progress?
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Finding Outbreaks Faster: How Do We Measure Progress?
November 04 to 08, 2018
This session is by invitation only "Microbes are not deterred by borders, and neither are we." In an ever-connected world, the need to identify, prepare for, and deter outbreaks at the national, regional and global level has never been so important. Ending Pandemics ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 2
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 2
November 24 to 27, 2018
The Sciana network provides members, initially drawn from the UK, Germany and Switzerland, with space to take inspiration and learning from across the globe, and time to share insights gained from their own experiences with peers, with whom they will work to address some ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 4
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 4
November 27 to 30, 2018
The Sciana network has up to eighteen members in each cohort, with six members selected by each foundation from the UK, Switzerland and Germany.Members of the network include health policymakers and practitioners, as well as academics, journalists, elected officials ...
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Healthy Children, Healthy Weight
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Healthy Children, Healthy Weight
December 10 to 15, 2018
Optimizing children’s physical, social, emotional, and cognitive health and well-being is a goal in itself that also lays the foundations for long-term health of individuals, communities and societies. In today’s world, wide outcome variations can be mapped by location, inc ...
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